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

Albert John Blum

Male 1898 - 1929  (31 years)


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  • Name Albert John Blum 
    Immigration 1898  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 5 Jun 1898  Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Birth , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-88191 
    Died 30 Jun 1929  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis (46 months) 
    Buried 3 Jul 1929  Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I88191  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father John Blum,   b. 2 Oct 1865, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Zuber,   b. 14 Jun 1864, Kossuth, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1951, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F22855  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mabel Estelle Soutar,   b. 22 Nov 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Jun 1921  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F253177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1898 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jun 1898 - Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1921 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Pulmonary Tuberculosis (46 months) - 30 Jun 1929 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 3 Jul 1929 - Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Albert J. Blum

      The death occurred Sunday night, at 11 o'clock, of Albert John Blum, at his home on King street. The deceased, who was in his 32nd year, had been in poor health for the past five years and two weeks ago was confined to his bed with the illness that proved fatal. It is only two months since his brother Charles was laid to rest. The deceased was born in Bay City, Mich., on June 5, 1898, son of the late John Blum and Mrs. Blum, at the age of three months he came to Preston, where he lived until his death. In 1921 he married Miss Mabel Soutar, who survives him. Besides his widow, he is survived by his mother and four sisters, Mrs. H. Yule of Preston, Mrs. J. Doherty of Dundas, Mrs. D. Bucknell and Mrs. J. O'Connell both of Detroit. The funeral services will be held from the R.C. church, of which the deceased was a member, on Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock. Rev. Father Meyer officiating, interment will take place at the R.C. cemetery at Speedsville.

      Kitchener Daily Record 2 Jul 1929 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-1 Page 6.

    2. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 23 Page 6.

    3. [S2489] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery Internet Link.
      [South] In Memory Of/ Charlie Blum/ Born June 5, 1898/ Died May 10, 1929/ Aged 31 Years/ Albert Blum/ Born June 5, 1898/ Died June 29, 1929/ Aged 31 Years/ Rest In Peace./ [North] Elizabeth Zuber/ Wife Of Charles Shropshire/ Died July 1, 1951, Aged 87 Years/ Carl Yule/ Born May 26, 1915/ Died Oct. 6, 1986.

    4. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 035788 (1929).
      Name:Albert Blum Gender:Male Age:31 Birth Date:abt 1898 Birth Place:Bay City, MI Death Date:30 Jun 1929 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    5. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      Name:Mabel Estelle Soutar Age:24 Birth Year:abt 1897 Birth Place:Galt, Ontario Marriage Date:29 Jun 1921 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:John Soutar Mother:Jessie Corrick Spouse:Albert J Blum