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

Family: Joseph S. Cressman / Lydia Wenger (F3873)

m. 27 Jan 1880


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  • Father | Male
    Joseph S. Cressman

    Born  27 Mar 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Dec 1925  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  27 Jan 1880  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5]  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Joseph Cressman | F4970 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Veronica "Fanny" Shantz | F4970 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Lydia Wenger

    Born  22 Aug 1862  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Aug 1948  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  18 Aug 1948  Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Jonas Z. Wenger | F3871 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna Weber | F3871 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Annie Marietta Cressman

    Born  4 Oct 1882  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Oct 1882   
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Milton W. Cressman

    Born  29 Jun 1884  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Apr 1963  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Laura May Cressman | F18780 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    Ada Cressman

    Born  1 Jul 1887  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Apr 1918   
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Irvin R. Gimbel | F5826 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Elvina Cressman

    Born  27 Jul 1890  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Aug 1972  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Leroy Cressman

    Born  5 Jan 1895  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Dec 1918  Near, Blackie, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • 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..., 479.

    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..., 626.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Feb. 19 1880.
      Joseph Cressmann and Lydia Winger, both of Waterloo Township, were married in Preston by Pastor Wurster. Jan. 27 1880

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 31, 1948 - Obituary of Lydia Wenger.

    5. [S2420] aaa CensusWaterloo City 1891 Sect. 1, Section 1 Page 5.