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

Sarah R. Bender

Female Abt 1890 - 1972  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Sarah R. Bender 
    Born Abt 1890  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Sarah R. Schwartzentruber 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-120809 
    Died 22 Dec 1972  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I120809  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Bishop Jacob M. Bender,   b. 4 Jun 1842, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1914, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Maria Ruby,   b. 10 Feb 1845, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1916, , Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F34319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rev. Joel Schwartzentruber,   b. 1890, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1978, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1911  [1
    Children 
     1. Selma Schwartzentruber,   b. 5 Nov 1917, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1969, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Nelda Schwartzentruber,   b. 8 Dec 1923, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 2011, Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F30164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Swartzentruber, Sarah, daughter of Jacob M. and Marie (Ruby) Bender, was born in South Easthope, Ont., Jan. 15, 1890; died at Stratford, Ont., Dec. 22, 1972; aged 82 y. 11 m. 7 d. On Oct 19, 1911, she was married to Joel Swartzentruber, who survives. Also surviving are 3 sons (Elroy, Vernon, and Willis) and 2 daughters (Nelda - Mrs. Lavern Lichti and Katie - Mrs. Wilmer Wagler). One daughter (Selma - Mrs. Milt Litwiller) preceded her in death. She was a member of the Cassel Mennonite Church. Funeral services were held at the East Zorra Church on Dec. 24, in charge of Vernon Zehr, Henry Yantzi, and Newton Gingerich; interment in the East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 66, Number 4 - January 23, 1973

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Sarah Swartzentruber - January 23, 1973.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), 21 Jul 1978 - Obituary of Joel Schwartzentruber.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1890 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Dec 1972 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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