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

Matilda Erb[1]

Female 1874 - 1959  (85 years)


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  • Name Matilda Erb 
    Born 4 Mar 1874  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Matilda Cressman 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00032-2937.6 
    Died 6 May 1959  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Buried Pioneer Park Mennonite Cemetery, [formerly Weber Mennonite Biehn Drive Cemetery] Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I11898  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Enoch C. Erb,   b. 3 Jan 1842, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1917, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Catharine Good,   b. 18 Sep 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1939, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1863  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Family ID F2435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adam S. Cressman,   b. 31 Oct 1868, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1930, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1900  [14
    Children 
     1. Irla Cressman,   d. Abt 1908
     2. Clare E. Cressman,   b. 8 Apr 1907, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1979, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Grace E. Cressman,   b. 30 Mar 1911, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1989, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Cressman, Matilda, daughter of Matilda Erb, was born March 4, 1874, at Erbsville, Ont.; died May 6, 1959, at Kitchener, Ont.; aged 85 y. 2 m. 2 d. She was married on March 14, 1900, to Adam S. Cressman, who died April 22, 1930. Surviving are 2 children (Grace and Clare) and 3 grandchildren. She was a member of the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, where funeral services on May 9, were in charge of C. F. Derstine and Edgar Metzler; interment in adjoining cemetery.


      Gospel Herald - Volume LII, Number 30 - August 4, 1959 688

  • 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..., 651.

    2. [S136] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Weber Mennonite CC#5426 Internet Link.

    3. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-1 Page 15.

    4. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Division 2 Page Number 41 Household Number 214.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 4, 1959 - Obituary of Matilda Erb.

    6. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 41.

    7. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 4 Page 13.

    8. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 42.

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Enoch Erb aged 21 res Waterloo born Waterloo son of Jacob and Mary (Clemens) married 7 Apr 1863 to Catherine Good aged 17 res Waterloo born Waterloo daughter of Joel and Catherine (Stauffer)

    10. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 09 Apr 1863.
      07 Apr 1863 Enoch Erb was married to Catharina Good, both of Waterloo.

    12. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, October 12, 1939 - Obituary of Catharine Good.

    13. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 15, 1917 - Obituary of Enoch C. Erb.

    14. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, May 22, 1930 - Adam S. Cressman.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1874 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 May 1959 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pioneer Park Mennonite Cemetery, [formerly Weber Mennonite Biehn Drive Cemetery] Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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