Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Morris John Miehm

Male 1881 - 1962  (81 years)


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  • Name Morris John Miehm 
    Born 3 May 1881  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Name Morris J. Mihm 
    Occupation New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Emploree - Hahn Brass Co. 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer Son 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-71716 
    Died 30 Aug 1962  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1 Sep 1962  Holy Family Roman Catholic Cemetery, New Hamburg, Region of Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I71716  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Mihm,   b. 5 Nov 1853, Centreville (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1934, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Catharine Braun,   b. 5 Mar 1855, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1922, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1876  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F18694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bertha Eichler,   b. 9 Oct 1882, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1974, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1902  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Mary Victoria Miehm,   b. 22 May 1905, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Robert John Mihm,   b. 1919,   d. 2 Mar 1920  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F233166  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 May 1881 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Emploree - Hahn Brass Co. - - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Dec 1902 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Aug 1962 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 Sep 1962 - Holy Family Roman Catholic Cemetery, New Hamburg, Region of Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Morris J. Mihm

      NEW HAMBURG, Requiem high mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Saturday, at Holy Family RC Church for Morris John Mihm, 81, of 35 Queen St., Elmira, formerly of New Hamburg. He died Thursday, in London, Ont. His grandson, Rev. James Mihm, will officiate at the mass. The body is at the Futher-Omand Funeral Home, where the parish rosary will be recited, at 8 p.m., tonight and prayers offered at 9: 30 a.m., Saturday. Born in Dublin, Ont., he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Mihm. After selling his blacksmith shop in New Hamburg, he was employed by Hahn Brass Company, for 15 years. For the past two years, he lived in Elmira. In Elmira he attended St. Theresa's RC Church and was a member of the Holy Name Society. He was a member of Holy Family RC Church, New Hamburg. Surviving are his wife, the former Bertha Eichler, whom he married in 1902, at New Hamburg: two sons, Arthur of Elmira and Bernard of London, Ont.; five daughters, Mrs. Edna Taylor of California Mrs. Albert (Victoria) Ritteringer and Mrs. Frank (Beatrice) Gofton of Kitchener, Mrs. Herbert ( Alberta) Greyerbiehl of Waterloo and Mrs. James (Jeanette) Fleming of RR 1, Tavistock: three brothers, Nelson and Charles of Kitchener and Jack of Detroit: three sisters, Mrs. Martha Sutton of Hamilton. Mrs. Irene Kaitting and Mrs. William ( Geneva) Wheeler of Kitchener; 21 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. One son, a daughter, four brothers and one sister predeceased him.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 31 Aug 1962 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-5 Page 2.

    2. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration, Birth Certificate 032515 (1881).
      Name:Morris Michin Date of Birth:4 May 1881 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:John Michin Mother's name:Catharine Brown

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 27 Jan 1876.
      25 Jan 1876 By Rev. Dr. L. Funcken, C.R., in Berlin, John Mihm was married to Catharine Braun, both of Berlin.

    4. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 017098 (1902).
      Name:Bertha Eichler Age:20 Birth Year:abt 1882 Birth Place:New Hamburg, Ontario Marriage Date:3 Dec 1902 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Bernhard Eichler Mother:Fanny Poxon Spouse:Morris Michm