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

Mary Moyer[1]

Female 1840 - 1935  (94 years)

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  • Name Mary Moyer 
    Born 1 Jul 1840  , Haldimand Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary Schantz 
    Occupation school teacher 
    Religion 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    United Brethren 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    United Brethren 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    United Bretheran 
    Residence 1935  43 Schneider Ave., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00133-8150.7 
    Died 28 Jan 1935  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14785  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Abraham Moyer,   b. Abt 1808, , Lincoln Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Nash,   b. 2 Mar 1808,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F4002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Abraham Moyer,   b. Abt 1808, , Lincoln Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F10196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tobias K. Schantz,   b. 10 Apr 1842, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1925, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 6 Aug 1863  Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Orpheus Moyer Schantz,   b. 24 May 1864, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lydia Mary Etta "Etta" Schantz,   b. 9 Oct 1866, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1900, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     3. Sophia Emma "Sophie" Schantz,   b. 4 May 1869, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Austin Tobias Schantz,   b. 5 Oct 1871, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Franklin Abraham "Frank" Schantz,   b. 12 Jan 1874, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1962, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     6. Arthur Benjamin Schantz,   b. 22 Nov 1876, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Florence Annie Catherine Schantz,   b. 28 Dec 1879, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Herbert Cecil Palmer Schantz,   b. 3 May 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F4003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Mary Moyer
    Mary Moyer
    Dorothy Russell Collection

  • Notes 
    • MRS. MARY SCHANTZ

      One of Kitchener's few nonagenarians, Mrs. Mary Schantz, 43 Schneider Avenue, passed away at 11 o'clock last night at her late residence where she had resided since 1890, the result of a slight stroke suffered a week ago. Mrs. Schantz in her 95th year was born in Haldimand County, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Abram H. Moyer. In 1863 she was married at Port Elgin to the late Tobias Schantz, who predeceased her ten years ago. She was a public school teacher before her marriage. Deceased was a faithful member and regular attendant as long as health would permit of Alma Street United Brethren Church and also the Ladies Aid and Women's Missionary Society.

      Four sons, Orpheus M. Schantz at Chicago, Ill., Austin T. Schantz, Denver, Col., Frank A. Schantz, city, Arthur B. Schantz of Big Prairie, Alta., and two daughters, Miss Sophie E. Schantz and Miss Florence A. C. Schantz, both of this city, survive with three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

      The funeral will take place Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from Ratz Bechtel Funeral Home, followed by interment in Mount Hope Cemetery. Rev. Elmer Becker will officiate. The remains will be resting at the funeral home until the funeral.

      Kitchener Daily Record 29 Jan 1935 pg 11

  • 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..., 439.

    2. [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..., 654.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-11 Page 16.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 3 Page 7.

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 25 1911 Pg. 9.

    6. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, p 36.

    7. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 2.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1840 - , Haldimand Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - 43 Schneider Ave., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Jan 1935 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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