Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Christian Zehr

Male 1902 - 1986  (~ 84 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Christian Zehr was born Jan 1902, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (son of John S. Zehr and Catherine K. Schultz); died 13 Apr 1986, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Christian married Salome Jutzi 19 Sep 1928. Salome (daughter of Jacob B. Jutzi and Leah L. Bender) was born 6 Mar 1907, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada; died 7 Jul 1985, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John S. Zehr was born 30 Jul 1874, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (son of Rev. Christian B. Zehr and Veronica Schultz); died 15 May 1906, Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada.

    John — Catherine K. Schultz. Catherine (daughter of George Schultz and Mary Kennel) was born 23 Feb 1875, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 15 Aug 1878; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Catherine K. Schultz was born 23 Feb 1875, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (daughter of George Schultz and Mary Kennel); died 15 Aug 1878; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. George Zehr was born 3 May 1900, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. 1. Christian Zehr was born Jan 1902, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 13 Apr 1986, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Rev. Menno S. Zehr was born 21 Sep 1903, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 15 Jul 1980, Milverton, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario; was buried , Riverdale Mennonite Cemetery, Millbank, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario.
    4. William Zehr was born Feb 1905, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Fanny Zehr was born Jun 1906, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown; was buried , Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Rev. Christian B. Zehr was born 19 Aug 1842, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (son of Michael Zehr and Barbara Boshart); died 29 Jul 1928.

    Christian married Veronica Schultz 2 Dec 1862, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Veronica (daughter of George Schultz and Magdalena Erb) was born 26 Apr 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Veronica Schultz was born 26 Apr 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (daughter of George Schultz and Magdalena Erb); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. Barbara S. Jantzi was born 29 Aug 1863, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 19 Dec 1963, Pigeon, Huron, Michigan, USA; was buried , Pigeon River Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Pigeon, Huron, Michigan, USA.
    2. Rev. Christian S. Zehr was born 25 Dec 1864, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1 Mar 1938; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Jacob S. Zehr was born 22 Jul 1866, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1 Feb 1953.
    4. Magdalena Zehr was born 26 Feb 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Catherine S. Zehr was born 23 Dec 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 27 Sep 1902, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Michael Zehr was born 7 Nov 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. 2. John S. Zehr was born 30 Jul 1874, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 15 May 1906, Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada.

  3. 6.  George Schultz was born 1 Dec 1848, , Germany (son of Johann "John" Schultz and Anna Catharina "Catherine" Schenk); died 21 Apr 1923, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    George married Mary Kennel 3 Mar 1874, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Mary (daughter of Christian Kennel and Magdalena "Mattie" Jantzi) was born 27 Aug 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 20 Dec 1906; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Mary Kennel was born 27 Aug 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (daughter of Christian Kennel and Magdalena "Mattie" Jantzi); died 20 Dec 1906; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 3. Catherine K. Schultz was born 23 Feb 1875, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 15 Aug 1878; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada.
    2. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Schultz was born 17 Mar 1877, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. John Schultz was born 1878, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Michael Zehr was born 1813, Ludzinger, France; died 3 Feb 1899, 7th Line Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Michael married Barbara Boshart 13 Sep 1840, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Barbara was born 24 Jun 1822, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 1910; was buried , Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Barbara Boshart was born 24 Jun 1822, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 1910; was buried , Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Christian Zehr was born 1839, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. 4. Rev. Christian B. Zehr was born 19 Aug 1842, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 29 Jul 1928.
    3. Catherine Zehr was born 14 Jun 1843, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1 Dec 1922, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    4. Michael Zehr was born 1843, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Michael B. Zehr was born 2 Mar 1845, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 29 Dec 1920; was buried , Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Ann Zehr was born 1847, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Annie Zehr was born 9 Sep 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    8. Barbara Zehr was born 1849, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    9. Barbara B. Zehr was born 1851, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1876; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    10. Magdalena Zehr was born 1852, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    11. Veronica Zehr was born 9 Dec 1855, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    12. Leah Zehr was born 15 Aug 1857, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 12 May 1944, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    13. Mary B. Zehr was born 16 Sep 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 5 Mar 1945, , Wabasha Co., Minnesota.
    14. Elizabeth B. "Lizzie" Zehr was born 13 Apr 1863, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown; was buried , Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    15. Barbara Zehr was born 1874, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.

  3. 10.  George Schultz was born 24 Feb 1801, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 13 Feb 1847, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Kropf/Baden Cemetery, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    George — Magdalena Erb. Magdalena was born CALC 9 Mar 1805, , Alsace-Lothringen, France; died 9 Feb 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Magdalena Erb was born CALC 9 Mar 1805, , Alsace-Lothringen, France; died 9 Feb 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Magdalena Schultz was born 1830, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. John E. Schultz was born 7 Apr 1833, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Bef 1911.
    3. Joseph Schultz was born 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Menno E. Schultz was born 22 Oct 1841, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 6 Jul 1920, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario; was buried , Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario.
    5. 5. Veronica Schultz was born 26 Apr 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Barbara Schultz was born 25 Jan 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 30 Oct 1934; was buried , Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada.

  5. 12.  Johann "John" Schultz was born Abt 1803, of, Hartershousen, Hessen, Germany; died 1874, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Johann — Anna Catharina "Catherine" Schenk. Anna was born 13 Nov 1811, of, Hartershousen, Hessen, Germany; died 30 Mar 1884, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Anna Catharina "Catherine" Schenk was born 13 Nov 1811, of, Hartershousen, Hessen, Germany; died 30 Mar 1884, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Schultz was born 1833, Hartershausen, , Hessen, Germany; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. Margaret Schulz was born 1836, , Hessen, Germany; died 26 Mar 1918; was buried , Ayton Trinity, West Grey, Grey Co., Ontario.
    3. Katherine Emilia Schultz was born 13 Jan 1843, , Hessen, Germany; died 20 Jan 1930, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada.
    4. John S. Schultz was born 7 Aug 1846, , Germany; died 26 May 1926, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. 6. George Schultz was born 1 Dec 1848, , Germany; died 21 Apr 1923, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Frederick Schultz was born 1851, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Elizabeth Ellen Schultz was born 21 Dec 1853; died 1911.

  7. 14.  Christian Kennel was born 1798, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died Bef 1881.

    Christian — Magdalena "Mattie" Jantzi. Magdalena (daughter of Christian G. Jantzi and Anne Farny) was born 1800, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 25 Feb 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Magdalena "Mattie" Jantzi was born 1800, , Alsace Lorraine, France (daughter of Christian G. Jantzi and Anne Farny); died 25 Feb 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Catherina "Catherine" Kennel was born 15 Jul 1825, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 12 Nov 1903, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    2. Christian E. Kennel was born 31 Mar 1827, , Alsace Lorraine, France; died 16 Apr 1909, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Michael Kennel was born 1831, , New York State, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Ann Kennel was born 1836, , New York State, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Ann J. "Annie" Kennel was born 19 Mar 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 23 Jun 1910, Oliver, Huron, Michigan; was buried , Pigeon River Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Pigeon, Huron, Michigan, USA.
    6. 7. Mary Kennel was born 27 Aug 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 20 Dec 1906; was buried , Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    7. Joseph Kennel was born 24 Aug 1843, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    8. Clarinda Kennel was born 1844, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    9. Veronica "Frances" Kennel was born 24 Apr 1846, , Ontario, Canada; died 22 May 1914; was buried , Maple Grove Mennonite Church, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    10. Daniel Kennel was born 12 Mar 1847, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    11. Susanna Kennel was born 1861, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.