Waterloo Region Generations
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Magdalene "Lena" Riehm

Female 1876 - 1962  (85 years)


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  • Name Magdalene "Lena" Riehm 
    Born 22 Dec 1876  Strasburg (Kitchener) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Birth Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Lena Riehm 
    Name Magdalene "Lena" Kaiser 
    Name Magdalene "Lena" Knechtel 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-73609 
    Died 28 Mar 1962  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I73609  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 

    Father Ludwig Richard Riehm,   b. 27 Aug 1826, Kirdorf, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1908  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Zoeller,   b. 30 Jun 1835, Ilitschenhausen, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1905, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F7871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Ludwig Richard Riehm,   b. 27 Aug 1826, Kirdorf, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1908  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F265307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Albert E. Kaiser,   b. 25 Feb 1870, Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1909, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sanford Louis Kaiser,   b. 22 Aug 1900, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F19165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Oliver Knechtel,   b. CA 1876,   d. 1933  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F265309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Magdalena Knechtel - Mrs. Magdalena Knechtel, 86, of 71 Alma St., died at K-W Hospital today after a lengthy illness. She was born Dec. 23, 1876, in Roseville, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ludwig Riehm. She had lived in Kitchener for 55 years and was a member of the Pentecostal Tabernacle Church. She was predeceased by her husbands, Albert Kaiser in 1909 and Oliver Knechtel in 1933, and one son, Sanford Kaiser in 1950 (1953?). She is survived by a grand daughter and a great-grandson. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home where services will be conducted Saturday at 3: 30 p.m. by Rev. G. B. Griffin, minister of Pentecostal Tabernacle Church. Interment will be in Woodland Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-5 Page 7.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 30, Pg 12.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Magdalena Riehm - Kaiser - Knechtel.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Dec 1876 - Strasburg (Kitchener) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1962 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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