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

Melvina Stauffer

Female 1861 - 1952  (90 years)


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  • Name Melvina Stauffer 
    Born 20 Dec 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Melvina Wiegand 
    Name Melvina Wiegand 
    Religion 1892  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Dress Maker, Home 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number 00117-7444 
    Died 3 Jan 1952  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 5 Jan 1952  Calvary United Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10450  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father David H. Stauffer,   b. 31 Dec 1813, , Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1901  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Annie Maria "Mary" Shelly,   b. 29 May 1819, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1909  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 24 May 1836  [5, 6
    Family ID F13960  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 John Wiegand,   b. 8 Dec 1850, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Jul 1883  [4
    Children 
     1. William B. Wiegand,   b. 17 Feb 1889, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1976  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F3002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Wiegand,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F258714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Dec 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1892 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Dress Maker, Home - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1952 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Jan 1952 - Calvary United Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Melvinah Stauffer, "the sixth daughter of David Stauffer, was born December 20th, 1861. She is married to John Wiegand, a teacher. They reside in the town of Berlin where she is engaged in giving instructions in sewing and teaching young ladies the art of cutting dresses by model. Their family consists of one child, a son named William."


      Biographical History of Waterloo Township
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      Mrs. Melvina Weigand

      Mrs. Melvina Wiegand of 64 Queen St. North, died today at the K-W Hospital following a brief illness. Widow of John Wiegand, she was 90. Mrs. Wiegand was born Dec. 20, 1861, in Woolwich Township, dlaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. David H. Stauffer. She was the last surviving member of the family of 10 children. She was a member of Zion Evangelical U. B. Church and of the Ladies Aid Society, the wornen's Society of World Service and the Women's Christian Temperance Union. Surviving are one son, William, of Old Greenwich, Con., and five grandchildren. The body will be at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home until noon Saturday, then at Zion Church for funeral at 2 p.m. with interment in Calvary Cemetery, St. Jacobs. Rev. E. E. Hallman will officiate.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 3 Jan 1952 pg 5

  • 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..., 524.

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-7 Page 11.

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 36 Page 15.

    4. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 31.

    5. [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..., 442.

    6. [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..., 521.