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

Rosamond Sophia "Rose" Volkmann

Female 1864 - 1923  (59 years)


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  • Name Rosamond Sophia "Rose" Volkmann 
    Born 28 Apr 1864  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Rose Volkmann 
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Income 
    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-88491 
    Died 29 Oct 1923  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Fibroid Phthisis (2 years) Cerebral Haemorrhage (1 day) 
    Buried 31 Oct 1923  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I88491  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father John Volkmann,   b. CALC 22 Dec 1820, , Mecklenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1896, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother Marie Elisabeth Sailes,   b. 17 Nov 1835, Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1902, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 12 Aug 1855  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F31880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MISS VOLKMANN DIES AFTER LENGTHY ILLNESS

      The death occurred this morning of Miss Rosamond Volkmann, who passed away following an illness of many months. Deceased was a daughter of the late John Volkmann and was a resident of Preston, practically all her life. She possessed a very pleasing disposition, was well known and had a host of friends, who will be grieved to hear of her death. For the past several months she has made her home with her sister, Mrs. Thomas Yates. The funeral will be held on Wednesday afternoon, at 2.30 p.m., from the residence of her brother-in-law, Mr. Thomas Yates, Queen St. Services will be held at the house and interment at the Preston Cemetery.

      The Daily Record 29 Oct 1923 pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-1 Page 12.

    2. [S105] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1871, Pg. 48.

    3. [S297] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1881, Page 20.

    4. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Div. 15 Page 19.

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Volkmann, joiner of Preston married 12 Aug 1855 in Berlin by banns to Maria Elisabeth Soehl of Preston, wit: Christoph Volkmann of Galt & Moritz Schepper of Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Apr 1864 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Fibroid Phthisis (2 years) Cerebral Haemorrhage (1 day) - 29 Oct 1923 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Oct 1923 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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