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

Christopher Schildroth[1]

Male Cal 1850 - 1885  (~ 35 years)


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  • Name Christopher Schildroth 
    Born CALC 10 May 1850  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Name Christoph Schildroth 
    Occupation 1871  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Saddle and Harness Maker 
    Occupation 1877  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    saddler 
    Occupation 1881  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Harness Maker 
    Residence 1881  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evangelical Association 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-125419P 
    Died 13 Dec 1885  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I125419  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Father Christian Schildroth,   b. CALC 15 Jul 1815, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1887  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Catherine,   b. 1815, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F31086  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magdelena "Lena" Merner,   b. 1854, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1935  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 24 May 1877  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Esther Adele Schildroth,   b. CALC 4 Nov 1883,   d. 29 May 1888, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)
     2. Sophia Schildroth,   b. 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F37388  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Schildroth, Christopher, proprietor of harness and saddlery business, also Captain of Fire Brigade. Is a native of the county. Born, 1850. Owns village property, valued at $2,500.

      Illustrated Atlas of the County of Waterloo, H. Parsel & Co., Toronto - 1881 (Village of New Hamburg entries)

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 7 Jun 1888.
      Died 29 May 1888 Esther A. Schildroth, youngest daughter of Mrs. C. Schildroth, died in New Hamburg at age of 4 years, 6 months & 25 days.

    2. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 3 Pg 2.

    3. [S250] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1871, Page 8.

    4. [S251] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1881, New Hamburg 1881 Page 12.

    5. [S153] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Riverside New Hamburg CC#4564 Internet Link.
      Hier ruhet/ Christoph Schildroth/ gestorben den/ 13 December 1885/ Alter 35 Jahre/ 7 Mon u 3 Tage/ Im Leben geliebt/ Im Tode betrauert

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 8845 (1877), Schildroth-Merner.
      Christoph Schildroth, saddler of New Hamburg, Birth Place: Petersburg Age: 26 Estimated birth year: abt 1851 Father Name: Christian Schildroth Mother Name: Magdalena Schildroth Spouse Name: Magdalene Merner, residence South Eastthope Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Birth Place: South Easthope Spouse Father Name: Jacob Merner Spouse Mother Name: Margaret Merner Marriage Date: 24 May 1877 Marriage Location: Perth, South Easthope

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 24 Dec 1885.
      13 Dec 1885 Christoph Schildroth died in New Hamburg at age of 35 years

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Saddle and Harness Maker - 1871 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - saddler - 1877 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 May 1877 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Harness Maker - 1881 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical Association - 1881 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Dec 1885 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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