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

Johannes Wilhelm "John" Pfeifer

Male 1849 - 1924  (75 years)


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  • Name Johannes Wilhelm "John" Pfeifer 
    Born 3 Sep 1849  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name John William Peifer 
    Residence 1868  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Occupation 1881  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Brickmaker 
    Religion 1881  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter - House building 
    Religion 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-86389P 
    Died 27 Dec 1924  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I86389  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Rev. Franz Adam "Francis" Peifer,   b. 4 Jan 1817, , Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1859, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Ann Maria Forler,   b. 4 Feb 1829, Bischholtz, Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1916, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F51793  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Wettlaufer,   b. 28 Aug 1850, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1932, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 12 Jul 1868  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. Emma Peifer,   b. 1868, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1882, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     2. Maria Anna "Mary" Peifer,   b. 13 Mar 1871, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1949, , Contra Costa Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Henry August Theodore "Theodore" Peifer,   b. 16 Jun 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1874, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. John Adam Peifer,   b. 14 Dec 1874, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age 42 years)
     5. Henry Peifer,   b. 2 Nov 1877, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Edward Peifer,   b. 26 Oct 1880, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1945, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     7. Lezida Peifer,   b. 18 Jun 1883, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age 95 years)
     8. Louis Alexander Peifer,   b. 31 May 1886, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1941, Chatham, Kent Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     9. Violet Peifer,   b. 12 Nov 1889, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1941  (Age 51 years)
     10. William Peifer,   b. 11 Sep 1891, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Carl Russell "Charles" Peifer,   b. 31 Mar 1896, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1908  (Age 12 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F22404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1849 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1868 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jul 1868 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Brickmaker - 1881 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1881 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1901 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - House building - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Dec 1924 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S307] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1901, New Hamburg (Village) E-1 Page 11.

    2. [S251] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1881, New Hamburg 1881 Page 16.

    3. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 4;.

    4. [S153] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Riverside New Hamburg CC#4564 Internet Link.
      Peifer/ John W. Peifer/ Died Dec. 27, 1924/ Aged 75 Yrs 3 Mos 24 Dys/ His Wife/ Catharine Wettlaufer/ Died May 1, 1932/ Aged 82 Yrs 8 Mos 3 Dys/ Carl R. -Son- / Died Aug. 21, 1908/ Aged 12 Yrs 4 Mos/ Henry S. Hoffman/ 1874-1941/ His Wife/ Violet Peifer/ 1889-1941

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Johannes Peifer, 20, res. Wilmot, b.Wilmot, son of Johann Kraus Adam, married 12 July 1868 Wettlaufer, 19, res. North Easthope, b.North Easthope, daughter of Heinrich and Catharina (?) Pelri?

    6. [S2078] News - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo - Waterloo County Chronicle, 23 Jul 1868.
      By the Rev. Mr. Kaessmann, of Berlin, on the 12th inst., Mr. John Pfeifer, to Miss Catharine Wettlaufer, both of Philipsburg.

    7. [S983] Funeral Card - Various in Private Hands, John W. Peifer's Funeral Card - possession of Chris Ehrat.
      Funeral Card
      Funeral Card
      John W. Peifer