Waterloo Region Generations
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Moses Ropp

Male 1885 - 1959  (74 years)


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  • Name Moses Ropp 
    Born 18 Jan 1885  Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-144252 
    Died 23 Apr 1959  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Poole Mennonite Cemetery, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I144252  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Father Joseph L. Ropp,   b. 21 Feb 1858, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1941  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Lichti,   b. 1860, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 May 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F281157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christina Ruby,   b. 7 Oct 1883, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1937, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 23 Feb 1911 
    Children 
     1. Mae Mattie Ropp,   b. 17 Nov 1919, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 2002, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Nelson Elroy Ropp,   b. 26 Jul 1912,   d. Jan 2002  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F57984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ropp, Moses, son of Joseph L. and Magdalena (Lichti) Ropp; born Jan. 18, 1885, in Mornington Twp., Ont.; died April 23, 1959, after surgery at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Ont.; aged 74 y. 3 m. 5 d. He was married on Feb. 23, 1911, to Christina Ruby, who died in 1937. Surviving are 2 sons and 3 daughters (Nelson, Poole, Ont.; Vernal Milverton; Malinda-Mrs. William Potter, Toronto; Mae-Mrs. John Albrecht, Millbank; and Emmeline, at home), 15 grandchildren, one brother (Aaron, Linwood), and one sister (Nancy-Mrs. Peter Ropp, Poole). He was a retired farmer, and a member of the Poole A. M. Church, where funeral services were held April 26, in charge of Herbert Schultz and Moses H. Roth; interment in Poole Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LII, Number 22 - June 2, 1959-page 526

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Moses Ropp - June 2, 1959-page 526.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011319-81.
      Joseph Ropp, 23, Occ. Farmer, b. Canada, Res. Mornington Twp, son of Joseph R. and Magdalena married Magdalena Lichty (?), 21, b. Canada, Res. Wellesley Twp, daughter of Johannes Lichti and Maria Magdalena Kennel, Witness(es): Joseph Gerber of Mornington and Michael Kennel of Wilmot Twp, 24 May 1881 at Joseph Lichti's Residence in Wellesley Twp.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jan 1885 - Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Apr 1959 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Poole Mennonite Cemetery, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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