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

John Schwartz[1]

Male 1835 - 1919  (84 years)


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  • Name John Schwartz 
    Born 15 Jan 1835  , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1853  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Immigration 1854  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Turner 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Protestant 
    Occupation 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Turner 
    Residence 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    -- 
    Occupation 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Turner 
    Residence 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Wood Turner 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Servant 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Wood Turner, Shop 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00107-6459.2 
    Died 25 Dec 1919  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10
    Person ID I1510  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Family Leah Wirtz,   b. 27 Feb 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1913  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Angelina M. Schwartz,   b. 6 Feb 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ida Schwartz,   b. 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Melvina Schwartz,   b. 8 Nov 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1956  (Age 93 years)
     4. Emma Nora Schwartz,   b. 22 Apr 1867, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Clara Schwartz,   b. 1868, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mr. John Schwartz Passes Away - The death of Mr. John Schwartz occurred on Thursday afternoon at the home of his son-in-law Mr. J.H. Wiederhold 48 Francis Street, North. Death following a brief illness. The deceased was in his eighty-fifth year and was born in Hesse Darmstadt and came to this country at the early age of sixteen years having located in Kitchener where he has lived continuously ever since.

      His wife predeceased him in May 1913. There are four daughters left to mourn his departure, Mrs. Frederick Doering, Waterloo, Mrs. John Packer, Buffalo, N.Y., Mrs. L.W. Shuli, Waterloo, Mrs. J.H. Wiederhold, Kitchener, and Mrs. B.S. Buchanan, Rochester, N.Y.

      The funeral will be private and will be held from his late residence on Sunday afternoon at Three o'clock, to Mount Hope Cemetery for interment.

      Kitchener Daily Record Dec 26 1919 pg 1

  • 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..., 360.

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-11 Page 2.

    3. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 34.

    4. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 73.

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 24 Pg. 20.

    6. [S1885] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1861, Waterloo 1861 Dist. 3 Page 23.

    7. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 16.

    8. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      East: In loving memory of/ John Schwartz/ 1835-1919/ Leah Wirtz/ wife of/ John Schwartz/ 1838-1913/ Schwartz/ C.W. (B) Mother (C) Father
      South: Catharine/ Riehl/ wife of/ John P./ Wirtz/ 1803-1878/

    9. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of John Schwartz - Dec 26 1919 pg 1.

    10. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/155343240/john-schwartz.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1853 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1854 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Turner - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Protestant - 1861 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Turner - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - -- - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Turner - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Wood Turner - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Wood Turner, Shop - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Dec 1919 - 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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