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

William Dahmer[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1873 - 1962  (88 years)

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  • Name William Dahmer 
    Born 16 Aug 1873  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Laborer, Brewery 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1959  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1962  69 Peppler St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-91505 
    Died 4 Jan 1962  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I91505  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Heinrich "Henry" Dahmer,   b. 13 Feb 1835, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1915, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hesse,   b. 8 Apr 1848, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1923, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F23816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Gerbig,   b. 10 May 1882, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1965, Welland, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Children 
     1. Clarence Dahmer
     2. Edward George Dahmer,   b. Nov 1902, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     3. Percy Dahmer,   b. Sep 1905, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Willard Dahmer,   b. Sep 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F185611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    William Dahmer
    William Dahmer
    image from Dale White

  • Notes 
    • William Dahmer, 88, of 69 Peppler St., Waterloo, died Jan. 4, at the Coutts Pavilion, Freeport Sanatorium, after a lengthy illness. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Dahmer, he was born Aug. 16, 1873, in Conestogo. He came to Waterloo in 1907 and was employed at the Carling Breweries Ltd. for 33 years. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Waterloo. He is survived by his wife, the former Catherine Gerbig whom he married in Conestogo more than 60 years ago; four sons, 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

      Elmira Signet 1962 January

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Frederick Dahmer.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of George W. Dahmer.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Henry H. Dahmer.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of John H. Dahmer.

    5. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-2 Page 4.

    6. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 41 Page 10.

    7. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 14.

    8. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), obituary of William Dahmer - January 1962.

    9. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Frederick Dahmer - 17 Mar 1959.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Aug 1873 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, Brewery - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1959 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1962 - 69 Peppler St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Jan 1962 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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