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

Catharine Koch

Female 1873 - 1930  (56 years)


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  • Name Catharine Koch 
    Born 23 Feb 1873  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Catharine Wilhelm 
    Name Katie Koch 
    Religion 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Baptist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-79848P 
    Died 27 Jan 1930  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Wilhelm Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I79848  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father George A. Koch,   b. 20 Dec 1844, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1928, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth Steppler,   b. 12 Oct 1851, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1910, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F12640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian S. Wilhelm,   b. 24 Jun 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1926, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. Nelson Wilhelm,   b. 16 Mar 1896, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Herman Wilhelm,   b. 17 Jan 1900, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edna Wilhelm,   b. Nov 1901, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Wellington Wilhelm,   b. 9 Oct 1903, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1963, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Lucinda Wilhelm,   b. 22 Oct 1905, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1962  (Age 56 years)
     6. Lillian Wilhelm,   b. Apr 1909, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alice Wilhelm,   b. May 1911, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F20796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Christian Wilhelm

      The death took place quite suddenly on Monday of this week of Catharine Koch, widow of the late Chr. S. Wilhelm, at the age of 66 years, 11 months and 4 days. The deceased was a valued member of the Baptist church and was highly esteemed. She was born at Lisbon, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Koch. She was married in 1895 to Christian S. Wilhelm, who predeceased her four years ago and resided since on their farm near Philipsburg.

      There are left to mourn her demise three sons, Herman, of New Hamburg, Nelson, and Wellington at home, and four daughters, Mrs. Henry Rabe, of Breslau and Edna, Lillian and Alice at home. She also leaves two brothers, John Koch, of North Easthope, and Harry Koch, of Kitchener. The funeral will be held this afternoon at 1.30 o'clock to the Shantz Church and the Wilhelm Cemetery. The funeral will be in charge of Rev. Mr. Dale, of the local Baptist church.

      New Hamburg Independent, January 31, 1930

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-6 Page 6.

    2. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 6.

    3. [S494] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Wilhelm CC#4573 Internet Link.
      In Memory Of/ Catharine Koch/ Beloved Wife Of Christian S. Wilhelm/ Born Feb 3, 1873/ Died Jan 27 1930/ Aged 56 Yrs. 11 Mos./ At Rest/ Wilhelm

    4. [S983] Funeral Card - Various in Private Hands, Catharine Koch's Funeral Card - possession of Chris Ehrat.
      Funeral Card
      Funeral Card
      Catharine Koch, wife of Christian S. Wilhelm


    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      George Koch Born: Tp of Waterloo Age: 27 Father: George Koch Mother: Catharine Koch Born: abt 1845 Spouse: Elizabetha Steppler Age: 21 born: Tp of Wellesley Father: Conrad Steppler Mother: Catharine Steppler married 27 Aug 1872 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Feb 1873 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Baptist - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jan 1930 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilhelm Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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