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

Louisa Shantz[1]

Female 1904 - 1982  (77 years)


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  • Name Louisa Shantz 
    Born 11 Jun 1904  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50498798 
    Name Louisa Martin 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-156316 
    Died 12 Mar 1982  Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Spring Creek Mennonite Cemetery, Arthur Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I156316  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Daniel S. Shantz,   b. 20 Oct 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1955  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary M. Weber,   b. 14 Dec 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1954  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F4756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George B. Martin,   b. 23 Sep 1901, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1973, RR6, Mount Forest, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1923  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Elo S. Weber,   b. 18 Mar 1927,   d. 14 Oct 1993  (Age 66 years)
     2. Louisa Martin,   b. 10 Apr 1930,   d. 28 Feb 2006  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F47331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MARTIN, Mrs. Louisa

      Aged 77 years, died March 12, 1982, at Louise Marshall Hospital, following a brief illness.

      Leaves to mourn her daughter, Mary (Mrs. Enos Brubacher) of RR 5, Mount Forest, Louisa (Mrs. Amsey Bearinger) of RR 6, Mount Forest; her son, Elo Martin of RR 1, Waterloo; three brothers; her step-mother, two step-sons and four step- daughters. Sixteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren also survive. Predeceased by her husband, George B. Martin; one brother and two sisters.

      Rested at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Amsey Bearinger, until Monday, March 15 at 9 a.m., then to Spring Creek Mennonite Church for further service and burial.

      Elmira Signet 17 Mar 1982 pg 26

  • Sources 
    1. [S3108] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 022195-23.
      George Martin, 22, occ. Farmer, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, son of Israel Martin and Nancy Brubacher married Louisa Shantz, 19, b. Waterloo, res. Waterloo, daughter of Daniel S. Shantz and Mary Weber, Witnessed by: George L. Martin of Elmira and Daniel S. Shantz of Waterloo, 11 December 1923 At Daniel S. Shantz's in Waterloo Co.

    2. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 3 Page 6.

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50498798.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 17294-1901.
      Daniel Shantz, 21, Occ. Farmer, b. Waterloo Twp., Res. Woolwich, son of Noah and Veronica, married Marion Weber, 22, b. Waterloo, Res. Woolwich, daughter of Henry Weber and Maria Martin, Witness(es): Elias R. and Henry A. Burbacher of Waterloo Twp., 3 Dec 1901 At Woolwich (Mennonite)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Jun 1904 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Dec 1923 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Spring Creek Mennonite Cemetery, Arthur Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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