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

John H. Zinkan[1, 2]

Male 1850 - 1919  (68 years)


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  • Name John H. Zinkan 
    Born 23 Oct 1850  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1858  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    R. Lutheran 
    Occupation 1872  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Tinsmith 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Naturalization 1890  [4
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Store Keeper 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Merchant 
    Occupation 1911  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1911  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00024-1947.1 
    Died 17 Jun 1919  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Buried North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I9337  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Conrad N. Zinkann,   b. 24 Apr 1822, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1906  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth Horst,   b. 1819, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881  (Age < 61 years) 
    Family ID F222334  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Salome "Sarah" Clemmer,   b. 11 Jan 1853, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1932, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1872  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 11
    Children 
     1. Dianna Zinkan,   b. 27 Jul 1872, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Bruin Zinkann,   b. 15 Oct 1876, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1944, Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Zion Grover Zinkan,   b. 13 Feb 1893, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1953, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F2710  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 453.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 16919-1902.
      Bruin Zinkann, 25, Occ. Laborer, b. Bridgeport Ont., Res. Berlin, son of John Zinkann and Salome Klemmer, married Mathilda Mosser, 22, b. St. Clements Ont., Res. Berlin, daughter of Louis Mosser and Katherine Graff, Witnessed by: Casper Stumpf of Elmira and Mary Mosser of St. Clemens, 10 Feb 1902 at Berlin

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John Zinkan Born: Germany Age: 22 Father: Conrad Zinkan Mother: Elizabeth Zinkan Born: abt 1850 Spouse: Salome Clemil Age: 20 born: Canada Father: John Clemil Mother: Susannah Clemil married 3 Dec 1872

    4. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-3 Page 7.

    5. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 4.

    6. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, (St. Clements) Div. 7 Page 7.

    7. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 55.

    8. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 9 Page 54.

    9. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 2.

    10. [S3231] Find A Grave, Cemetery, N., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, N. (1850). John H. Zinkan (1850-1919) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 1 May 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/185592870/john-h_-zinkan.

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 12 Dec 1872.
      Dec. 3, 1872 Johann Zinken and Salome Clemil, both of Waterloo Tp.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1850 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1858 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - R. Lutheran - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1872 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Dec 1872 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tinsmith - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Store Keeper - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jun 1919 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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