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

John Wehner[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1829 - 1895  (66 years)


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  • Name John Wehner 
    Born 7 May 1829  , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1891  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1891  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-78738 
    Died 15 May 1895  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Person ID I78738  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Family Barbara Krausman,   b. 15 Sep 1834, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1907  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. George Wehner,   b. 23 Feb 1856, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1936  (Age 80 years)
     2. Elizabeth Wehner,   b. 1859, , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Wehner,   b. 1867, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Annie Wehner,   b. 1868, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1902, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     5. Wilhelmina "Minnie" Wehner,   b. 14 Nov 1870, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1950  (Age 79 years)
     6. Susanna Wehner,   b. 13 Sep 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1917  (Age 45 years)
     7. Caroline "Carrie" Wehner,   b. 26 Jan 1875, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Henry Wehner,   b. 6 Dec 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Andrew Wehner,   b. 10 Feb 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Mary Wehner,   b. 5 Dec 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1851
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F21104  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • When he went to work at the Lower Mill, Mr. Sachs took along as Millwright, Gideon Ochs, who left around 1876 and moved to the farm west of the Guelph Road just above the Block Line. John Wehner and Fred. Fiedler worked for John Sachs at the Lower Mill and during the time there of Mr. John Sachs, many of the mill houses were built.


      Le Rue De Commerce, Other Times Other Customs Other Days Other Ways, Winfield Brewster 1954

  • Sources 
    1. [S270] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1852, Pg 1.

    2. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      George Wehner d/o John & Barbara Krausman of Bridgeport, b. 23 Feb 1856, bapt. 20 Jul 1856, sponsors: Daniel Beking, parents

    3. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Andrew Wehner Born: 20 Feb 1879 County: Victoria Father: John Wehner Mother: Barbara Krausman

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11452-81.
      George Wehner, 25, Occ. Carpenter, b. Waterloo, Res. Same, son of John and Barbara, married Susanna Binde--(Cut Off), 21, b. Waterloo, Res. Same, daughter of Andrew and Ann Catherine, Witness(es): Caroline Wurster and Caroline Wurster of Preston, 22 Feb 1881 at Preston [As Written]

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 12210-83.
      August Henry Mogk, 22, occ. Barber, b. Canada, res. Guelph, son of Philip and Elizabeth, married Elizabeth Wehner, 24, b. Canada, res. Hespeler, daughter of John and Barbara, Witnessed by Emily Mogk of Berlin and Carl Wehner of Toronto, 8 Aug 1883 at Berlin

    6. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 015628-99.
      Henry F. Hoffmeister, 29, occ. Workman, b. Willershausen, Germany, res. Hespeler, son of August Hoffmeister And Amalie Fiedler, married Annie Wehner, 31, b. Breslau, res. Hespeler, daughter of John Wehner And Barbara Wehner, Witness(es): Carrie Wehner And Henry Wehner, both of Hespeler, 29 June 1899 at Hespeler

    7. [S237] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - New Hope CC#4498 Internet Link .
      John Wehner/ Died/ May 15, 1895/ Aged 66 Years/ & 8 Days/ Sabra (Sic) Krausman/ Wife Of/ John Wehner/ Died Dec. 15, 1907/ Aged 73 Yrs. 3 Ms

    8. [S2208] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1891, Section 1 Page 3.

    9. [S3172] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/212584102/john-wehner.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 May 1829 - , Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1852 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1891 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 May 1895 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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