Waterloo Region Generations
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Magdalena Geisel

Female 1873 - 1957  (83 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Geisel 
    Born 20 Nov 1873  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Lena Geisel 
    Name Magdalena Bauman 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-115659 
    Died 17 May 1957  Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I115659  Generations
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2020 

    Father John Geisel,   b. 6 Sep 1840, Reimenrod, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1917, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth F. Schweitzer,   b. 15 Sep 1843, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Aug 1863  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F14387  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Josiah M. Bauman,   b. 29 Jan 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1957  (Age < 83 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F31458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Lena Bauman, 83, Caledonia, Michigan, passed away at her home Friday May 17. Mrs. Bauman was born near Elmira, Canada, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Geisel Sr. She was married to Josiah Bauman and a few years later moved to Michigan. Mrs. Bauman was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Caledonia and a member of the Ladies Aid. She is survived by three daughters and two sons; two brothers, John S. Geisel and Henry Geisel; three sisters, Mrs. Catherine Witter, Mrs. Margaret Reist and Mrs. Lavina Schmermund, all of Elmira; nine grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. [Part of the following last few sentences are missing on the copy of the obituary.] Her husband predeceased her. The funeral was May 10 at Caledonia.

      Elmira Signet, Thursday, May 23, 1957

  • Sources 
    1. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 72.

    2. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), May 23, 1957 - Obituary of Lena Bauman.

    3. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Geisel Birth Place: Germany RESIDENCE: Woolwich Township Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841 Father Name: John Spouse Name: Elizabeth Schweitzer Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844 Spouse Birth Place: Woolwich Township Spouse Residence: Woolwich Township Spouse Father Name: Philip Spouse Mother Name: Magdalene Frey Marriage Date: 11 Aug 1863 Marriage County: Waterloo

    4. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of John Geisel - 20 Dec 1917.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Nov 1873 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 May 1957 - Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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