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

Family: Tilman S. Shantz / Esther Snyder (F4980)

m. 20 Mar 1871


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  • Father | Male
    Tilman S. Shantz

    Born  8 Jan 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Jan 1913   
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  20 Mar 1871  [1, 2, 3]  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Moses Shantz | F3930 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susannah Snider | F3930 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Esther Snyder

    Born  14 Dec 1846  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1925   
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Shantz | F274099 
    Married  Mar 1871   
    Father  Benjamin B. Snyder | F4971 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena Shantz | F4971 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Henry Shantz

    Born  1871  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Harvey Herbert Shantz

    Born  30 Dec 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1937   
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Ann Weber | F39124 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Alvin H. Shantz

    Born  11 Feb 1873  Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1942   
    Buried    Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rachel A. Snider | F167874 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Male
    Alfred E. Shantz

    Born  6 Dec 1874  Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Apr 1959  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lydia Ann Brox | F5636 
    Married  13 Jun 1906  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Adeline E. "Addie" Coote | F5637 
    Married  26 Mar 1918  Listowel, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Urias A. Shantz

    Born  26 Sep 1876  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Jul 1967  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Angus M. Shantz

    Born  19 Jul 1878  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1941   
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Walter Wells Shantz

    Born  4 Mar 1880  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth Esther Schinbein | F186277 
    Married     

    Child 8 | Female
    Elsie L. Shantz

    Born  3 Feb 1882  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Nov 1969  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Female
    Clementina "Tina" Shantz

    Born  16 Sep 1883  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Nov 1964  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jacob Kercher | F46237 
    Married     

    Child 10 | Male
    Ezra Ervine Shantz

    Born  11 Sep 1885  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 424.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 30 Mar 1871.
      Mar. 21, 1871 Dilman Schantz and Esther Schneider, both of Waterloo Tp., by Rev. Wurster

    3. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 27.