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

George Edward "Edward" Heise

Male 1885 - 1955  (70 years)


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  • Name George Edward "Edward" Heise 
    Born 6 Feb 1885  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Interesting public service 
    Residence 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Bookeeper, Office 
    Residence 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-89952 
    Died 18 Mar 1955  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 21 Mar 1955  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I89952  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father John Henry "Henry" Heise,   b. 19 Apr 1843, Mülhausen, Thuringen, Königreich, Mülhausen, , Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1917, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Stuempfle,   b. 27 Mar 1850, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1950  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1869  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F23276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Mary Gothorp,   b. May 1893, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1987, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1921  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Joan Heise
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F252258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Edward George Heise a lifelong resident of Preston. First employed by Judge Clement R. Hanning, then by Harry C. Edgar and later as an account by Hurlbut Shoe Co. In 1927 he was elected to a seat on Preston council, next year resigning to become Preston's Clerk/Treasurer, resigning in 1954 due to ill health.


      Cambridge Mosaic , Jim Quantrell, 1998, City of Cambridge [abbreviated snippet from original text in book]

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      E. G. Heise, Ex-Preston Clerk, Dies

      PRESTON - Edward George Heise, 71, town clerk here for 37 years, died today at South Waterloo Memorial Hospital, Galt. He had been in poor health for several years, and retired the end of 1954 for that reason. Mr. Heise was born in Preston and was a life-long resident. He was employed by Judge J. R. Hanning for some years, than was with A. C. Edgar, who was secretary of the light and water commission. Mr. Heise's interest in municipal affairs was maintained from that time, although be was an accountant later at the Hurlbut Shoe Company before making a career of municipal service. He was a member of council at one time. He was a member of the Masonic Order, and attended St. John's Anglican Church. Survivors include his wife, the former Frances Gothorpe; a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Joan) Smith, Calgary, two granddaughters and six sisters, Miss Elizabeth Heise, Preston; Mrs. J. (Emma) Mumford, Freeport, Miss Dorothea Heise, Toronto; Mrs. C. C. (Louise) Hahn, RR 1, Preston; Mrs. Lottie Thorer, Lansing, Mich. and Mrs. E. (Clare) Riley, Peterboro. The body will be at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home until Monday afternoon, when the funeral service will be conducted at two o'clock in St. John's Anglican Church, with burial in Parkiawn Cemetery. Flowers are gratefully declined.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 18 Mar 1955 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-2 Page 19.

    2. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 24 Pg. 22.

    3. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 29.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:George Edward Haisa Date of Birth:6 Feb 1885 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:John Henry Haisa Mother's name:Dorothy Stuempfle

    5. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      HEISE/ Edward G. HEISE/ died March 18, 1955/ Frances M. GOTHORPE/ died Feb., 22, 1987/ In remembrance/ Robert S. SMITH/ 1929 - 1993

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Sep 1869.
      Sept. 14, 1869 Dorothea Stuempfle and Henry Heise, both of Preston

    7. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 28.

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Henry Heise Age:27 Birth Date:abt 1842 Birth Place:Muhlhansen M Prussia Marriage Date:14 Sep 1869 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Christoph Heise Mother:Mana Heise Spouse:Dorathea Stuempfle Spouse's Age:19 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1850 Spouse Birth Place:Preston Spouse Father:Michael Stuempfle Spouse Mother:Catharine Stuempfle

    9. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:George Edward Heise Age:36 Birth Date:abt 1885 Birth Place:Preston Marriage Date:5 Nov 1921 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Henry Heise Mother:Dorothea Stuemtfle Spouse:Francis Mary Gothoyre Spouse's Age:28 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1893 Spouse Birth Place:Lincoln England Spouse Father:John Gothoyre Spouse Mother:Kate Mary Odling Gothoyre

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1885 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bookeeper, Office - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1921 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1955 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Mar 1955 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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