Waterloo Region Generations
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Samuel Cress

Samuel Cress[1]

Male 1874 - 1953  (79 years)

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  • Name Samuel Cress 
    Born 25 Apr 1874  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter, Barn Building 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Presbyterian 
    Residence Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-95306 
    Died 24 May 1953  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 27 May 1953  Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I95306  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Philip Cress,   b. 18 May 1836, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1923, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Janet Hutson,   b. 8 Dec 1846, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1918, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F6316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Magdalena "Mary" Massel,   b. 25 Mar 1890, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1962, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1919  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Grace Delores Massel,   b. 4 Apr 1911,   d. 8 Jun 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Jean Cress,   b. 10 Mar 1920, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1996  (Age 76 years)
     3. Mildred Christine Cress,   b. 18 Jul 1922, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1988, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Robert Samuel Cress,   b. 12 Jun 1923, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1998, Thunder Bay, Thunder Bay District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Philip Cress,   b. 24 Sep 1924, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2001, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Donald Charlton Cress,   b. 25 Jan 1926, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. Mary Louise Cress,   b. 18 Oct 1927, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1999, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     8. George Russell Cress,   b. 1928, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1999, Exeter, Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F39670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Apr 1874 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter, Barn Building - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Aug 1919 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1953 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 May 1953 - Saint Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Samuel Cress

      PRESTON--Samuel Cress, 79, died at his home, RR 1, Blair, Sunday morning. Mr. Cress died in the farm home in which he was born and where he had lived all his life. He had been ill since Christmas. Born April 25, 1874, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Cress, he was the last surviving member of the family. Mr. Cress was a member of St. Clement's RC Church and the Holy Name Society. In 1919 he was married in Preston to Mary Massel, who survives with four daughters, Mrs. George Martin (Jean), Mrs. L. Hannusch (Mildred) of Blair; Mary Louise at home and Mrs. Grace Baird of Kitchener: four sons, Robert of Rainy River, Ont., Donald of RR 1, Ayr, Philip and George at home. The body is at the Stager-Pass Ltd. Funeral Home. Requiem mass will be celebrated at St. Clement's RC Church on Wednesday at 9 a.m. with burial in St. Clement's Cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 25 May 1953 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S2405] News - ON, unattributed newspaper, Obituary of Robert Cress - 1 Feb 1998.

    2. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-2 Page 3.

    3. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 16.

    4. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 025084 (1874).
      Name:Samuel Cuss Date of Birth:25 Apr 1874 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Philip Cuss Mother's name:Jennet Hudson

    5. [S2489] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - St. Clements Roman Catholic Cemetery Internet Link.
      Cress/ Samuel/ 1874 - 1953/ Mary/ 1890 - 1962.

    6. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 025393 (1919).
      Name:Samuel Cress Age:45 Birth Year:abt 1874 Birth Place:Blair Marriage Date:14 Aug 1919 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Philip Cress Mother:Janet Hutson Spouse:Mary M Massel