Waterloo Region Generations
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Barbara Albrecht

Female 1873 - 1945  (72 years)


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  • Name Barbara Albrecht 
    Born 1873  Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Barbara Kropf 
    Residence 1897  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-80896 
    Died 13 Jul 1945  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Poole Mennonite Cemetery, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I80896  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father George Albrecht,   b. 5 May 1832, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1924, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Maria Hammer,   b. 1833, Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1900  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F32957  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Simon Kropf,   b. 22 Nov 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1932  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1897  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Barbara Maria Kropf,   d. 23 May 2000, Parry Sound, Parry Sound District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Joseph Kropf,   b. 8 Aug 1898, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1934, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     3. Lavina Kropf,   b. 13 Nov 1899, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1963, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     4. Clara A. Kropf,   b. 3 Dec 1900, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1955, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     5. Veronica "Fannie" Kropf,   b. 19 Jul 1902,   d. 1 Oct 1970  (Age 68 years)
     6. Ezra Edward Kropf,   b. 29 Aug 1905, Topping, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1879, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Catharine A."Katie" Kropf,   b. 11 Sep 1906, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Magdalena "Lena" Kropf,   b. 8 Oct 1910, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1977  (Age 66 years)
     9. Alvin Kropf,   b. 1914, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1975, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     10. Albert Simon Kropf,   b. 14 Feb 1916, Topping, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1978, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F36123  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Barbara Kropf

      Milverton, July 13 - The death of Mrs. Barbara Kropf of Waterloo, widow of Simon Kropf, occurred at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mrs. and Mrs. Noah Roby of near Millbank, yesterday, at the age of 71 years. Mrs. Kropf had enjoyed the best of health until four weeks ago. A daughter of the late George Albrecht and Mary Hammar, she was born in Ellice Township, June 12, 1874. On Oct. 28, 1897, she married Simon Kropf and they took up residence on a farm near Topping where they lived until moving to New Hamburg in 1926. During the past two years Mrs. Kropf has lived in Waterloo. She was a member of the Poole Amish Mennonite Church. Her husband predeceased her in 1932 and one son, Joseph, in 1933, and she is survived by three sons, Ezra, Alvin and Albert of Waterloo, and six daughters, Mrs. William (Lavina) Pauli, New Hamburg; Mrs. Noah (Fanny) Ruby, Millbank; Mrs. Herman (Clara) Kreuger, Mrs. Milton (Katie) Koehler and Mrs. Edward (Barbara) Oakley of Kitchener, and Mrs. Ivan (Lena) Bender of Woodstock. One sister, Mrs. Jacob Kuepfer of Tavistock, 25 grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive. Four brothers and three sisters predeceased her. The funeral will be held on Sunday with private service at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ruby, near Millbank at 1: 30, followed by public service at Poole Amish Mennonite Church at 2: 15. Internment will be made in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Christian Schultz of Poole will conduct the services.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, July 14, 1945

  • Sources 
    1. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11948 (1897), Simon Kropf-Barbara Albrecht.
      Simon Kropf (labourer of Wellesley) Birth Place: Wilmot Age: 21 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876 Father Name: Joel Kropf Mother Name: Veronica Roth Spouse Name: Barbara Albrecht (residence Ellice) Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874 Spouse Birth Place: Elma Spouse Father Name: George Albrecht Spouse Mother Name: Mary Hammer Marriage Date: 28 Oct 1897 Marriage Place: Wellesley

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mrs. Barbara Kropf - July 14, 1945.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1873 - Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1897 - Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Oct 1897 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jul 1945 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Poole Mennonite Cemetery, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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