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

Catharina Kropf

Female 1874 - 1956  (82 years)


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  • Name Catharina Kropf 
    Born 8 Jan 1874  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Birth 14 Jan 1874  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Name Catharina Litwiller 
    Name Katie Kropf 
    Religion 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Amish Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-109233 
    Died 11 Jul 1956  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I109233  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Joel N. Kropf,   b. 31 Oct 1850, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Veronica Roth,   b. 29 Jul 1853, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1925, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1873  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F27830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian R. Litwiller,   b. 15 Dec 1874, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1931, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
     1. Edward K. Litwiller,   b. 12 Jan 1898, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1943, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Ivan Litwiller,   b. 11 Dec 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1938, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Leah Litwiller,   b. 22 Jul 1902, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1966, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Rudolph "Rudy" Litwiller,   b. 7 Nov 1904, Wellesley Township - East Concession 02 Lot 04, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. John Litwiller,   b. Apr 1907, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Samuel Litwiller,   b. May 1910, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F21001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Catharine Litwiller, widow of the late Christian Litwiller, died at the home of her son, Rudy, Queen street, on Wednesday, at the age of 82 years. The deceased was born in Baden, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joel Kropf, and had lived with her son here for the past four years. Her husband predeceased her in 1931. Mrs. Litwiller, who was a member of Steinman A. M. Church, is survived by two sons, Rudolph, of New Hamburg, and John, Lancaster, N.Y., and one daughter, Mrs. Milton (Leah) Leis of Kitchener; a brother, John, and a sister, Mattie, of Wellesley, and 24 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren. Three sons, four brothers, and three sisters predeceased her. The body will be at the Futher-Omand funeral home until Saturday noon when removal will be made to Steinman Church for memorial service at 3: 00 p.m. Internment will be in the church cemetery. In charge of the services will be Bishop Orland Gingerich.

      New Hamburg Independant 13 Jul 1956

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-5 Page 14.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 24.

    3. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Catharine Kropf Date of Birth: 14 Jan 1874 Gender: Female Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Joel Kropf (farmer of Wilmot) Mother's Name: Veronico Roth

    4. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 1.

    5. [S2555] News - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - New Hamburg Independent (1917 -, Obituary of Mrs. Catharine Litwiller - 13 Jul 1956.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jan 1874 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 14 Jan 1874 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jul 1956 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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