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

Simon Yost Reichert[1]

Male 1884 - 1955  (71 years)


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  • Name Simon Yost Reichert 
    Born 3 Jan 1884  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Simeon Riechert 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Grocery 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1914  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    cabinet maker 
    Eby ID Number 00137-8382.7 
    Died 19 Sep 1955  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Bridgeport Memorial Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1452  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father John L. Reichert,   b. 16 Aug 1841, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1933  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Amanda "Amanda" Yost,   b. 14 Aug 1848, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1902  (Age 53 years) 
    Family ID F473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Angeline "Angie" Shelley,   b. 15 Apr 1892, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1914  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Donald Simon Reichert,   b. 18 Dec 1915, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F55551  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SIMON Y. REICHERT Simon Y. Reichert, 71, of Kitchener, died Monday at his home after a brief illness.

      Born Jan. 3, 1884, in St. Jacobs, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Reichert. A resident of Kitchener for the past two years, he was a cabinet maker at Wunder Furniture Mfg. Company, Ltd,, for many years.

      He was a member of Emmanuel Evangelical U.B. Church, Bridgeport.

      His marriage to the former Sarah Shelly took place in Bridgeport in 1914. She survives.

      Other survivors are a son, Donald of Bridgeport; three brothers, Harry of Kitchener, Frank of Bridgeport and David of St. Catharines; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Musselman and Mrs. Oliver Bisch, both of Bridgeport. Two grandsons also survive.

      Two brothers predeceased him. The funeral will be conducted Thursday at 3: 30 p.m. Burial will be in Bridgeport Memorial Cemetery. Rev. Clayton Heckendorn, pastor of Emmanuel Church, will officiate.

  • 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..., 691.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-3 Page 6.

    3. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 3 Page 16.

    4. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 2.

    5. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/36956228/simon-y-reichert.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Simon Y Reichert
      Sex: Male
      Age: 29
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1885 St.Jacobs
      Occ: cabinet maker - Bridgeport
      Father's Name: John L Reichert
      Mother's Name: Amanda Yost
      Spouse's Name: Sarah Angeline Shelly
      Spouse's Sex: Female
      Spouse's Age: 22
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1892 - Bridgeport
      Res: Bridgeport
      Spouse's Father's Name: David Shelly
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Magdalena Meyer
      Marriage Date: 10 Jun 1914
      Marriage Place: Bridgeport, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1884 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocery - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - cabinet maker - 1914 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jun 1914 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1955 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bridgeport Memorial Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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