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Gerhard Bretz

Male 1829 - 1905  (75 years)


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  • Name Gerhard Bretz  [1, 2
    Born 20 Apr 1829  Fisher Mills, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Possibly near Hespeler
    Christened Between 1845 and 1854 
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1905  Canadian County, Oklahoma, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Buena Vista Cemetery
    Died 19 Mar 1905  El Reno, Canadian County, Oklahoma, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I77  Our Family History
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2015 

    Father Jacob Strickler Bretz,   b. 11 Jan 1800, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1879, Plattsville, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Nancy Wieler,   b. 30 May 1809, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 May 1894, Washington, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 22 May 1827  Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Rebecca Jacobs,   b. Feb 1833, Wayne Co, Willington, New York, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Apr 1888, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1854 
    Children 
     1. Ann Eleanor Bretz,   b. 1857, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     2. Eliza Jane Bretz,   b. 1859, Blenheim, Oxford North, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1881, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [Natural]
     3. Robert Bailey Bretz,   b. 08 Apr 1861, Blenheim, Oxford North, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Oklahoma, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Natural]
     4. Bessie Bretz,   b. Jul 1868, Blenheim, Oxford North, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     5. William Joseph Bretz,   b. 24 Apr 1870, Blenheim, Oxford North, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Natural]
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Gerhard Bretz, "is married and resides in one of the western states, place of residence unknown, neither is there anything known of their family."

      Gerhard is listed in the directory of Blenhiem for 1874-5, Lot 7 Conncession 12, near Washington

      Moved to East Wawanosh Township in Huron by 1882

      Immigrated to the US in 1890, Oklahoma

  • Sources 
    1. [S37] 1861 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online.
      Record for Gerhard Bretz

    2. [S87] Ontario, Canada Voter Lists, 1867-1900, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;), Database online.
      Record for Gerhard Bretz