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Pilger's in Ontario

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Re: Pilger's in Ontario

Posted: 1332984361000
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1861 census Markham Tsp, York County Ontario

Jacob, 29, tailor, Lutheran, b Prussia
Rosanna, 25, Germany
Gustavey, 6, Canada West [Ont]
Elizabeth, 5, CW
Jacob, 3, CW
Rosanna, 1, CW

THere is no family division on this census but next door is living
Elizabeth Westonfeldt, 53, b Germany and a John, b Germany, aged 13.

1871 census Morrison Tsp, Parry Sound District
Jacob, 51, Prussia
Rosanah, 37, Prussia
Gustav, 15, Ont
Elizabeth, 14, Ont
Jacob Jr, 12, Ont
Rosannah, 10, Ont
Philip, 8, Ont
William, 6, Ont
Catherine, 4, Ont

1891 census Muskoka and Parry Sound
Subdistrict: Gurd and Pringle and Patterson

Jacob, 58, b Germany, parents b Germany, farmer, Presbyterian
Rosehannah, 56, Germany, parents b Germany
Katherine, 24, Ont
Philip, 29, Ont
William, 26, Ont
Luisa, 14, Ont

Next door is Jacob Pilger, 32, b Ont, parents b Germany, farmer.

1901 census same as above
Jacob J, 16 July 1833, 68, Germany
Rosina, 13 Mar 1835, 66, Germany
Philip, 26 Oct 1864, 37, Ont
William, 19 July 1866, 35, Ont
Louisa, 14 Jan 1878, 23, Ont

Jacob Jr is on same page.
1901 and 1911 census on www.automatedgenealogy.com

Jacob Pilger, 11 Nov 1907, 74yrs11mths, Con 10 Lot 3 Gurd Tsp, farmer, married, father: Jacob Pilger b Germany, died of asthma/7days, Lutheran, informant: Dr Harcourt. Registration # 022688.

Mrs Jacob Pilger, 5 Sep 1907, 72yrs, Con 10 Lot 3 Gurd Tsp, died of a rupture, Lutheran, Informant: Dr Harcourt. # 022689.

These were both registered 30 June 1908 at Commanda.

Gustav Pilger died aged 81 16 Oct 1935 of cerebral thrombosis.

Charles Jacob Pilger, died 17 April 1915, aged 56, b Markham Tsp, father Jacob Pilger, mother Rosa Haus,died of pneumonia at Palermo. Trafalgar Halton County.

Philip Pilger died 8 Sep 1936 of pneumonia/myocarditis.

William Pilger died 1 April 1935 of myocarditis.

Herman Pilger died 5 mths, 10 Oct 1870.


The above site is pictures of headstones. Your Pilgers should be there as all of Parry Sound District has been photographed and several cemeteries in Muskoka.


This site will give you marriages of Pilgers in Ontario.
When you type in the name use " at both front and back of the name.

Any more help I can give you, let me know through this site.
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