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

Caroline Schweitzer[1]

Female 1844 - 1925  (80 years)


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  • Name Caroline Schweitzer 
    Born 10 Nov 1844  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Birth 14 Nov 1844  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Name Caroline Devitt 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    O M 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Evangelical 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    C. Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00030-2348.1 
    Died 14 Aug 1925  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Latchshaw Mennonite Cemetery, Mannheim, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I12844  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Jacob Schweitzer,   b. 25 Jul 1814, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1891, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Catharina Weber,   b. CALC 8 May 1819, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1888, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Family ID F30112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dennis K. Devitt,   b. 27 Nov 1844, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1934  (Age 89 years) 
    Married Mar 1870  [8
    Children 
     1. Ezra S. Devitt,   b. 9 Aug 1871, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ephraim Devitt,   b. 11 Aug 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Emanuel Devitt,   b. 1877, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age 51 years)
     4. Priscilla Devitt,   b. 1 Nov 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1971, Watrous, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F3551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Nov 1844 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 14 Nov 1844 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - O M - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - C. Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Aug 1925 - Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latchshaw Mennonite Cemetery, Mannheim, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Dennis K. Devitt

      The death occurred nt Hamilton Friday afternoon at 12: 30 o'clock of Caroline Schweitzer, beloved wife of Dennis K. Devitt, in her 81st year. The funeral will take place on Sunday afternoon at two o'clock from the family residence, Mannheim; to Latchar's Mennonite church for service and cemetery for interment,


      Kitchener Daily Record Aug 15 1925 pg 11

  • 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..., 532.

    2. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 3.

    3. [S49] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Latschaw Mennonite CC#4560 Internet Link.
      In loving memory of/ Dennis K. Devitt/ born Nov. 27, 1844/ died May 15, 1934/ aged 89 yrs 6 mos/ Caroline Schweitzer/ wife of/ Dennis K. Devitt/ died Aug. 14, 1925/ aged 80 yrs 9 mos/ we shall meet again/ Devitt

    4. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 6.

    5. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 9.

    6. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 75.

    7. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 8 Page 48.

    8. [S2746] aaaaWaterloo Township 1871, Sect. 1 Page 47.