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Leah Albrecht
Female 1881 - 1965


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  • Birth  22 Jul 1881  Poole, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Leah Erb 
    Religion  1911  Petersburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-6199 
    Died  1 Feb 1965  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Shantz Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I6199  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Father  Jacob Albrecht,   b. 1835, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother  Ann Kennel,   b. 1837, , , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F13310  Group Sheet

    Family  John S. Erb,   b. 31 May 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Beatrice May Erb,   b. 1910,   d. 2006
    Family ID  F9822  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Erb, Leah, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Albrecht, was born at Poole, Ont., July 22, 1881; died at the Fairview Mennonite Home, Preston, Ont., Feb. 1, 1965; aged 83 y. 6 m. 10 d. On Feb. 24, 1903, she was married to John S. Erb, who died in 1950. Surviving are 2 daughters (Beatrice - Mrs. Elmore Brenner and Pearl - Mrs. Frank Rempel), 9 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. One son and her 13 brothers and sisters preceded her in death. She was a member of the Shantz Church, where funeral services were held Feb. 4, in charge of L. Witmer and Rufus Jutzi1a

      1aGospel Herald - Volume LVIII, Number 8 - March 2, 1965 - pages 190, 191

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 2, 1965 - Obituary of Leah Albrecht.

    2. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 2.

  • Event Map
    Event
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 22 Jul 1881 - Poole, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Petersburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Feb 1965 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Shantz Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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