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Laura May Shirk 

Laura May Shirk[1]

Female 1886 - 1982

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  • Birth  14 Aug 1886  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Laura May Learn 
    Residence  55 Albert St., Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number  00101-5678 
    Died  28 Jan 1982  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried  Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID  I4586  Generations
    Last Modified  16 Apr 2019 

    Father  Lehman Shirk,   b. 20 Dec 1860, Canarvon Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1928 
    Mother  Magdalena Kraft,   b. 19 Dec 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1925 
    Married  10 Jun 1885 
    Family ID  F1449  Group Sheet

    Family  Arthur B. Learn,   b. 15 Mar 1883, Humberstone, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961 
    Married  20 Sep 1916  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jean Learn,   b. 1917,   d. 6 Jan 2009, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Robert Learn,   b. 8 May 1922, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1986, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F43951  Group Sheet

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    Laura May Shirk
    Laura May Shirk
    image from Penny Prazak 2012

  • Notes 
    • Laura May Shirk, "born August 14th, 1886."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 865.

    2. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 245.

    3. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-8 Page 4.

    4. [S192] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Mount Hope CC#4500 Internet Link.
      Learn/ father/ Arthur B./ 1883-1961/ mother/ Laura S./ 1886-1982

    5. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Laura S. Learn - Jan 30 1982 pg 39.

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 14 Aug 1886 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 55 Albert St., Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Sep 1916 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1982 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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