1851 Preston Canada Directory

A Village situated in the Township of Waterloo, County of Waterloo, C. W., at the terminus of the Dundas and Waterloo macadamized road, inhabited principally by Germans, and people of German descent-distant from Hamilton, 28 miles, from Guelph, 13 miles. Population about 1100.

In the following Directory the names which appear in CAPITALS are those of subscribers to the work.

Alphabetical List Of Professions, Trades, &C.
Aspenleiter, George, stonemason and plasterer.
Baltzer, George, tailor.
Baltzli, George, Shoemaker.
Batterson, J. F., general store.
Bechmann, Justus, cabinetmaker.
Beck, Jacob, saw mill.
Beck, & Co., iron foundry.
Beese, J., stonemason.
Bergy, Isaac, blacksmith.
Bernhardt, Henry, brewer.
Bernhardt, John, carpenter.
Bernhardt, George, cooper.
Bieth, Joseph, limeburner.
Bittmann, Frederick, saddler.
Bitzer, G., vinegar manufacturer.
Bleiler, J., stonemason.
Bodenstein, August, distiller.
Boilduc, Peter, cooper.
Boilduc, Edward, cooper.
Boos, Jacob, cooper.
Boroman, Henry, B. K., tanner.
Bottcher, Frederick, weaver.
Brower, Henry, sen., grain cradle maker.
Brower, Ephraim, carpenter.
Brower, Daniel, carpenter.
Brower, Henry, jun., carpenter,
Case, Cicero, H., wagonmaker.
Cassy, Miss, milliner.
Clare, John, molder.
Clemens, Christian, wagonmaker and blacksmith.
Cornell, Sylvenus, tavernkeeper.
Cossel, Ludwig, tailor.
Davit. Peter, stonemason and plasterer.
Dessauer, Lewis W., storekeeper and Insurance agent.
Dettel, John, stonemason.
Dorner, Mrs., milliner.
Dorner, Carl, fancy store and hatter.
Ebert, Charles, physician.
Ellis, J. W., school teacher.
Ende, Herrmann Von, tobacconist.
Erb. Joseph, grist and saw mill.
Erb. Joseph, & Son, storekeepers and distillers.
Erb, Abram A., publisher and printer.
Ewald, Jacob, stonemason.
Ewald, Nicolas, stonemason
Fach, Philipp, tinsmith.
Forsyth, John, millwright.
Fox, Xavier, vinegar manufacturer.
Fricker, Samuel, shoemaker.
Gallmann, john, carpenter.
Gerster. Charles, cabinetmaker.
Gillis, Hubert, joiner.
Gingrick, John E., bailiff and constable.
Glennie, Miss E., school and music teacher.
Gluck, Jacob, cooper.
Gluck, Lewis, cooper.
Gmelin, Henry, saddler.
Gmelin, P., tailor.
Goldschmidt, P., joiner.
Gorman, John, miller.
Grant, Alex., blacksmith.
Grill, Charles, stonemason.
Guggisberg, F., chair factory and cabinet ware.
Gunten, John, Von, watchmaker.
Gutggisberg, John, innkeeper and butcher.
Haberle, Lewis, carpenter.
Hagey, Henry, blacksmith.
Hagey, Jacob, blacksmith.
Hahmeister, J., tailor.
Halberstadt, Adam, tailor.
HalberStadt, Daniel, shoemaker.
Haller, Michael, mason.
Hartlich, William, musician.
Henning, William. musician.
Hespeler, Jacob, storekeeper, grist mill, distillery,
vinegar works, postmaster and magistrate.
Hogg, John, miller.
Holche, Rev., Lutheran Minister.
Hubner, Carl, shoemaker.
Hunt, Robert, clothfactory.
Israel, Carl, innkeeper and grocer.
Kannel, Peter Von, tailor.
Kauffman, Andrew, cooper.
Klotz, Otto, notary public. clerk division court and innkeeper.
Knechtel, Peter, weaver.
Kohles, John, limeburner.
Kohler, Joseph. stonemason.
Kratzmeier, Hubert, stonemason and plasterer.
Kraus, Charles, joiner.
Krausmann, Adam, distiller.
Krausmann, Ambrose, carpenter.
Kumpt, W., weaver.
Lamb, John, butcher.
Lang, Philip, cooper.
Laserte, Anthony. wagonmaker.
Lautenschlager, Phillipp, cooper.
Lehmann, J. C., pumpmaker.
Levan, Daniel R., tinsmith.
Mahler, Adam, carpenter.
Mahler, George, limeburner.
Main, James, moulder.
Martin, Samuel D., watchmaker.
Maurer, Jacob, moulder.
M’Dermott, Patrick, wagonmaker.
Mettler, John, physician.
Moller, Henry, shoemaker.
Moog-k, Palthasar, carpenter.
Mosser, Christian, joiner.
Mossmeier, Frederick, innkeeper.
Muller. Carl, tanner.
Munch, Henry, carpenter.
Murray, Henry, cooper.
Nate, Noah, fanningmill factory.
O’Brien, Miss, milliner.
Prenkert, John, cooper.
Reed, Thomas, distiller.
Robertson, Alexander, tinsmith.
Roos, George, brewer and innkeeper.
Roos. Michael, brewer and innkeeper.
Roos, Charles, shoemaker.
Rossge, W., limeburner.
Rudel, Conrad, stonemason.
Rudel, John, stonemason.
Rudel, Conrad, jun., stonemason.
Rudel, Philipp, stonemason.
Salyerds, John, saddler.
Salyerds, Isaac, tanner, shoemaker, innkeeper.
Schlarbaum, Justus, stonemason.
Schneider, William, cooper.
Schneider, Jacob, stonemason.
Schramm, Martin, blacksmith.
Schwartz, Gerhard, joiner.
Seip, William, stockingweaver.
Simons, N. F., storekeeper.
Soeder, John, cooper.
Siege, Frederick, stonemason.
Striebel, Frederick, shoemaker.
Stumpfle, Michael, potter.
Thoman, Jacob, tailor.
Thoman, Henry, tailor.
Thoman, Cyrus, carpenter and joiner.
Vallmer, Peter, blacksmith.
Vanpel, Peter, starchfactory.
Vondra, Conrad, cooper.
Vossler, John, vinegarmaker.
Wagner. J., shoemaker.
Wahn, Valentin, finisher.
Weaver, Levi, joiner.
Weiler, Cornelius, basketmaker.
Weitz. Fred., cooper.
Wenger, Isaac, tailor.
Willrich, Peter, shoemaker.
Winkler, Caspar, shoemaker.
Winters, Ambrose, bailiff and constable.
Wise, Jacob, shoemaker.
Wittmack, John, blacksmith.
Zimmer, Jacob, Stonemason.
Zingg, John J., cabinetmaker.

The Canada Directory containing the names of the professional and business men of every description in the cities towns and principal villages of Canada November 1851.

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