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

Frederick William Kehn

Male 1893 - 1953  (59 years)


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  • Name Frederick William Kehn 
    Born 11 Nov 1893  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military 1916  [2
    WW1 - 118th Battalion 
    Residence 1953  201 Weber St. E., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-98896 
    Died 5 Mar 1953  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I98896  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Julius Kehn,   b. 7 Feb 1857, , West Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1931, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Wilhelmine Vardensky,   b. 10 Jan 1866, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1941, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F25421  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irma Annie Kropf,   b. 10 Jun 1895, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1975, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 24 Sep 1919 
    Children 
     1. David Kehn
     2. James Kehn
     3. Donald Frederick Kehn,   b. 16 Sep 1921, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1987, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Richard William Kehn,   b. 7 Dec 1927, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 2005, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F44052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1893 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1953 - 201 Weber St. E., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Mar 1953 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • For the past two years a night watchman at the Kitchener Auditorium, Fred Kehn, 59, of 201 Weber St. East, died today at the K-W Hospital after a lengthy illness. He was born Nov. 11, 1893 in Guelph, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Julius Kehn. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church and the Canadian Legion. Prior to his latest employment, he was machine room foreman at De Luxe Upholstering Company, Ltd. In 1916 he enlisted in the 118th Battalion and served overseas for three years. Surviving, besides his wife, the former Irma Kropf, are four sons, Donald, Richard, David and James, Kitchener; two brothers, John of Hamilton and Clarence of Kitchener; and three sisters, Mrs. Fred Timm and Mrs. Albert Kropf of Kitchener and Mrs. Mary Musselman of Marden, Ont. One brother, Albert, predeceased him. The body is at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home where the funeral will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. with internment in the soldiers plot, Woodland Cemetery. Rev. Lloyd Wentzlaff will officiate.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, March 5, 1953

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-3 Page 15.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obitaury of Fred William Kehn - Mar 5 1953 Pg 7.