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

Philip Poth

Male 1857 - 1947  (90 years)

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  • Name Philip Poth 
    Born 7 Nov 1857  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation undertaker  [5
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptist 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1885  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Furniture Dealer 
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    NewDundee,PhilipPoth-envelope-cleaned.jpg
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Baptist 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cabinet Maker 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-75770P 
    Died 9 Nov 1947  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I75770  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Andrew Poth,   b. CALC 3 Jan 1826, Kleinbieberau, Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1891, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Lautenschlager,   b. 15 Oct 1836, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F19848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosa Quehl,   b. 31 Jul 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 5 Feb 1885  [6
    Children 
     1. Elmer Andrew Poth,   b. 10 Jun 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1948, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Idella Poth,   b. 6 Dec 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F19847  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Nov 1857 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1885 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Furniture Dealer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet Maker - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Nov 1947 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • New Dundee

      Philip Poth, a highly-respected citizen of New Dundee, passed away on Sunday afternoon at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener in his 91st year, following an illness of six weeks. Mr. Poth who was the second oldest resident of the village was born here Nov. 7, 1857, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Poth. As a young man Mr. Poth was engaged in the furniture and undertaking business, retiring from active work about 15 years ago. He was also a well-known contractor having built many of the homes in the district as well as the old Public School which was destroyed by fire in 1928. He was a member of the Baptist Church and a charter member of the local branch of the Upper Canada Bible Society. His wife Rosannah Quehl passed away in 1927. Surviving are one son, Elmer A. Poth, and one daughter, Mrs. Lincoln (Idella) Cassel both of New Dundee; four grandchildren; and two brothers, Herman Poth of Brown City, Mich., who is 88 years of age and Fred Poth of New Dundee.

      Waterloo Chronicle, Nov. 14, 1947

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-2 Page 7.

    2. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 46.

    3. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 48.

    4. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 39.

    5. [S118] News - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo - Waterloo Chronicle, Obituary of Philip Poth - 14 Nov 1947.

    6. [S2224] Berliner Journal Marriages 1885, 12 Feb 1885.
      05 Feb 1885 Philip Poth and Rosa Quel, both from Wilmot, were married by Preacher Grutzner, New Dundee.