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

George Bishop[1]

Male 1792 - 1873  (81 years)


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  • Name George Bishop 
    Born 1792  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    House of Industry and Refuge 1871  House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    HouseofIndustryandRefugeca1869.JPG
    The House of Industry and Refuge. In 1868, 141 acres was purchased on Frederick Street in Berlin (now Kitchener) and the house opened on June 15, 1869. The original building housed 100 and operated as an industrial farm, which raised crops and livestock. The residents worked for their keep if possible, those most did not. The House eventually became a strictly a residence of the aged and later relocated and renamed Sunnyside.
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Inmate of Poor House 
    Residence 1871  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-90402 
    Died 19 Jan 1873  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: old age 
    Buried Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I90402  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Mary Ann Labut,   b. 1796, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Francis Bischoff,   b. 1834, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Gertrude Catherine Bishop,   b. 1837, Bunberg, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F23382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1792 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHouse of Industry and Refuge - 1871 - House of Industry and Refuge Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Inmate of Poor House - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: old age - 19 Jan 1873 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Franciscus Bishoff b. Bavaria res: Bamberg, Wellesley Township Age: 25 born abt 1835 father: George mother: Maria Ann Laroch married Francesca Mayer Age:: 16 born abt 1844 b. Reinfelder, Helvitia Spouse res: Wellesley Township father: Antoino mother: Caroline Kimule married 14 Feb 1860 county: Waterloo

    2. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div 13, Page 2.

    3. [S1848] House of Industry and Refuge Burial Register - Kitchener.
      George Bischop 19 Jan 1873 80 y Cause: Old Age Claimed and remarks: John Conrad son in law of decd. interred in R. C. Cemetery