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

Family: Carl R. "Charles" Koch / Minerva Swartz (F34720)

m. 24 Aug 1904


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  • Father | Male
    Carl R. "Charles" Koch

    Born  16 Mar 1878  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Feb 1956  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Aug 1904  [1, 2]  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  David Koch | F13901 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Reichert | F13901 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Minerva Swartz

    Born  13 Aug 1880  Brown City, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Oct 1954  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Abraham Swartz | F2058 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susannah Bergey | F2058 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Stanley Koch

    Born  20 Jan 1905  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 May 1941  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ruth Adebelle Kufske | F47981 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Lester S. Koch

    Born  May 1906  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Aug 1993  Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Alice Alta Nahrgang | F22659 
    Married  14 Aug 1940   

    Child 3 | Female
    Mabel Barbara Koch

    Born  Jan 1908  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Herbert Landreth Kufske | F47980 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Male
    Orton Koch

    Born  23 Apr 1909  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2001   
    Buried    Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Irene Miriam Shantz | F29279 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Male
    Phares Koch

    Born  28 Aug 1910  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Oct 2000   
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ritz Good | F22085 
    Married     
    Spouse  Linda Goebel | F50792 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Oliver S. Koch

    Born  1911  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Jan 2008  Fergus, Nichol Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Violet Alexandra Biehn | F41911 
    Married     

    Rev. Roy Swartz KochChild 7 | Male
    Rev. Roy Swartz Koch

    Born  6 Sep 1913  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Jun 2010  Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Violett Cemetery, Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Martha Horst | F41912 
    Married  8 Aug 1942   

    Child 8 | Female
    Gladys Koch

    Born  9 Aug 1915  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Jun 2010   
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Norman B. Martin | F45693 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Female
    Vera Koch

    Born  19 Jun 1917  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Feb 1989  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nelson G. Snyder | F41910 
    Married  1 Sep 1940   

    Child 10 | Male
    Charles Koch

    Born  1919  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died     
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 30, 1954 - Obituary of Minerva Swartz.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 018755-04.
      Charles R. Koch, 26, Occ. Farmer, b. Conestogo, Res. Bloomingdale, son of David Koch and Elizabeth Reichert married Minerva Swartz, 24, b. Brown City, Res. Waterloo Twp, daughter of Abram Swartz and Susanna Bergey, Witn: Norman Koch of Conestogo and Susie Swartz of Berlin, 24 August 1904 in Waterloo Twp