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

Johann Conrad K. Gies

Male 1793 - 1869  (76 years)


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  • Name Johann Conrad K. Gies 
    Born 6 Feb 1793  , Hesse-Cassel, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 16 Jul 1832  New York City, New York, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arrived on the ship "Columbus" in New York City 16 Jul 1832 from Bremen, Germany.
    Land 1843  Wellesley Township - East Concession A Lot 11, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Conrad Gies  [4
    Name Conrad K. Gies  [5, 6
    Name Konrad Gies 
    Religion 1852  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-95828P 
    Died 10 Sep 1869  [3
    Buried Calvary United Church, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I95828  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Family Marianna Schmaus,   b. 5 Mar 1802, , Hesse-Cassel, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1866, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. Nicholaus Gies,   b. 16 Jun 1829, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1909, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Frederick Gies,   b. 1831, , Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 69 years)
     3. Mary Gies,   b. 1835, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William Gies,   b. 6 Jun 1835, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1904, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Charles Gies,   b. 20 Mar 1838, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1917, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Caroline Gies,   b. 1840, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Blasius Gies,   b. 11 Aug 1845, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1926  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F24729  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ST. AGATHA SETTLERS, WITH TIME THEY OBTAINED THE PATENT FOR THEIR FARMS.

      When they came can not be stated. But the time of their getting the Patent for their land can be given for some. It must however be remembered that nearly all came poor, and had to slave and economize for years before they could pay for their land and get the title to it. ... Conrad K. Gies Conc. 1 Lot 2 - 1860.

  • Sources 
    1. [S242] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 2.

    2. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 10 Page 56.

    3. [S232] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Calvary United St. Jacobs 4585 Cemetery Internet Link.
      [Monument Broken And Repaired.] Zum Andenken An / Johann Conrad / Gies / Geb. Den 6 Feb. 1794 / Gest. Den 10 Sept. 1869 / Alt. 75 Jah. 7 Mo. U. 4 Ta. / [German Verse]

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Blasisus Grise b. Wellesley Township res: Wellesley Township Age: 21 born abt 1844 father: Conrad mother: Magdalene married Magdaline Schaefer Age:: 19 born abt 1846 b. Germany Spouse res: Wellesley Township father: Justus mother: Catherine married 7 Mar 1865 county: Waterloo

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 20 Sep 1866.
      Anna Maria Gies died 16 Sep 1866 in Wellesley. wife of Conrad K. 64 yrs, 6 mths, 11 days.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Julielmus Geis Birth Place: Wellesley Township RESIDENCE: Wellesley Township Age: 24 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837 Father Name: Conrad Mother Name: Mary Ana Schmaus Spouse Name: Catherine Voisin Spouse's Age: 17 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844 Spouse Birth Place: Wellesley Township Spouse Residence: Wellesley Township Spouse Father Name: Josephus Spouse Mother Name: Catherine Maier Marriage Date: 12 Feb 1861 Marriage County: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 16 Jul 1832 - New York City, New York, USA. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - 1843 - Wellesley Township - East Concession A Lot 11, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1852 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Calvary United Church, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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