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

Henry Fuchs

Male 1872 - 1944  (71 years)


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  • Name Henry Fuchs 
    Born 25 Mar 1872  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1901  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mill Hand 
    Occupation 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Night Watch, Woolen Mill 
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-89503 
    Died 12 Feb 1944  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 14 Feb 1944  Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I89503  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John Fuchs,   b. 1828, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret Dalheimer,   b. CALC 17 Mar 1826, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1888, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F28414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Kraemer,   b. 16 Aug 1875, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1958, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1900  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Leo John Fuchs,   b. 30 Mar 1903, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1938, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Norma Mary Fuchs,   b. 5 Mar 1905, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1944, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. John Fuchs,   b. Jan 1907, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Isabella Catharine Fuchs,   b. 9 Jun 1909, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1996, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F23167  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HENRY JOHN FUCHS

      PRESTON, Feb. 12 — Stricken with a heart attack while on his way to work at Pattinson Woollen Mill, at 7 o'clock this morning, Henry John Fuchs well known life-long Preston resident, died suddenly. Mr Fuchs was noticed by a passerby and taken to a neighboring home where he died a short time later. In his 72nd year, he was born in Preston and lived here all his life. He was employed as a finisher at Pattinson Woollen Mill. He was a member of the Independent Order of Foresters. Surviving are his wife, Isabella Kraemer; three sons, Joseph of Preston, Pte. Leonard Fuchs, Canadian Army, St. John's, NB., Cpl. Harold Fuchs, R.C.A.F., Fingal; one daughter, Mrs. Charles Rayner, Waterloo. Two grandchildren also survive. A daughter, Norma, predeceased him Jan. 17, this year. The remains will rest at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home, until Monday at 10: 30 a.m., then at the residence, 625 Laurel Street. The funeral will be held Tuesday with requiem high mass at St, Clement’s Church at 9 a.m. Interment will be made in the R.C. Cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 12 Feb 1944 pg 15

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-2 Page 11.

    2. [S297] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1881, Page 25.

    3. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 23 Page 24.

    4. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 45.

    5. [S2489] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery Internet Link.
      Fuchs/ In Loving Memory Of/ Henry Fuchs/ Born Mar. 25, 1872/ Died Feb. 12, 1944/ R.I.P.

    6. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      Name:Isabella Kraemer Age:25 Birth Year:abt 1875 Birth Place:St Clemens, Ontario Marriage Date:15 Nov 1900 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:George Mary Kraemer Mother:Berges Kraemer Spouse:Henry Fuchs

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Mar 1872 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1900 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mill Hand - 1901 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Night Watch, Woolen Mill - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, 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 MapsDied - 12 Feb 1944 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Feb 1944 - Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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