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

Catharine Israel[1]

Female 1854 - 1942  (87 years)


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  • Name Catharine Israel 
    Born 29 Oct 1854  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Catharine Musselman 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00083-4997.2 
    Died 25 Aug 1942  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I14008  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Johannes "John" Israel,   b. 29 Aug 1828, Dettwiller, Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Catharine Stoskopf,   b. 20 Sep 1824, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1898, Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F168488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph Musselman,   b. 1 Dec 1838, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1923  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 28 May 1872  [1
    Children 
     1. Catharine "Katie" Musselman,   b. 8 Mar 1873, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1963, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Menno Musselman,   b. 21 Jul 1874, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1958, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Adeline Musselman,   b. 11 May 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1963, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. William Musselman,   b. 24 Aug 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1878  (Age 0 years)
     5. Edward Musselman,   b. 30 Sep 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1908, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     6. Leah Musselman,   b. 19 Jun 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1881  (Age 0 years)
     7. Frederick Musselman,   b. 20 Jun 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     8. Albert Musselman,   b. 5 Dec 1884, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1954, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Clara Musselman,   b. 14 Aug 1887, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1888  (Age 0 years)
     10. Harvey J. Musselman,   b. 7 Aug 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1951  (Age 60 years)
     11. Allison Musselman,   b. 26 Sep 1893, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Emerson Musselman,   b. 26 Sep 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1925, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F3819  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Musselman. - Catharine, widow of the late Joseph Musselman, died at the home of her daughter (Mrs. Jacob Burkhart, Elmira, Ont.), Aug. 25, 1942, after an illness of three years (although she had been seriously ill for only the past week). Born in Woolwich Township, she lived in this district her entire lifetime, residing in Elmira for the past 34 years. Surviving are 5 sons (Jacob and Harvey, of Waterloo; Albert, of Galt; Fred and Menno, of Kitchener), 2 daughters (Adeline, and Mrs. Catherine Burkhart, of Elmira), 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren, a brother (George Israel, of Kitchener), and 3 sisters (Mrs. John Class and Mrs. Wm. Herman, of Preston; and Mrs. Albert Snider, of Alberta). Funeral services were held Aug. 28 from her late home, with further services at the Elmira Mennonite Church, Bro. Oliver D. Snider in charge. Burial in adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXV, No . 32 - November 5, 1942 - pages 686-688

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      MRS. CATHARINE MUSSELMAN Mrs. Catharine Musselman, widow of the late Joseph Musselman, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Jacob Burkhardt, 6 Park Ave., Elmira, on Tues., Aug. 25. after an illness of three years. She had been seriously ill for only the past week. Born in Woolwich township, Mrs. Musselman, whose maiden name was Catharine Israel, lived in this district her entire lifetime, and she had resided in Elmira for the past 34 years. Surviving are five sons, Jacob and Harvey of Waterloo; Albert of Galt; Fred and Menno of Kitchener; two daughters, Adeline, and Mrs. Catherine Burkhardt of Elmira. Twelve grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren, survive, with one brother, George Israel of Kitchener, and three sisters, Mrs. John Class and Mrs. William Herman of Preston and Mrs. Albert Snider of Alberta. Funeral services were held on Fri-day at 2 p.m. from her late residence, 6 Park Avenue, to Elmira Mennonite Church for service. Burial was made in the adjoining cemetery. Bishop Oliver D. Snider officiated.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 131.

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 1.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 5, 1942 - Obituary of Catharine Israel.

    4. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In/ memory of/ Catharine/ Israel/ wife of/ Joseph/ Musselman/ 1854-1942/ Blessed are all/ they that put their/ trust in Him. / Psalm 2: 12/

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 39.

    6. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 48 Pg. 5.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 4 Page 40.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Oct 1854 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Aug 1942 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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