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

Ferhman Cressman

Male 1902 - 1990  (87 years)


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  • Name Ferhman Cressman 
    Born 27 May 1902  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer's Son, Father's farm 
    Residence 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1949  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-158031 
    Died 22 Apr 1990  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I158031  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Isaiah Horst Cressman,   b. 2 Apr 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1942, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Shirk,   b. 3 Apr 1878, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1949, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1900  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F6194  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Cressman, Ferhmen, son of Isaiah and Magdalena (Shirk) Cressman, was born in Kitchener, Ont., May 27, 1902; died at Fairview Mennonite Home, Cambridge, Ont., Apr. 22, 1990; aged 87. Surviving are 6 sisters (Vera Weaver, Una, Cora, Olive High, Mabel, and Edith Woolner). He was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters. He was a member of First Mennonite Church. Funeral services were held at Fairview Mennonite Home on Apr. 25, in charge of Brice Balmer; interment in First Mennonite Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 83, Number 21 - May 22, 1990 - page 366.

  • Sources 
    1. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 5 Page 8.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, May 22, 1990 - Obituary of Ferhmen Cressman.

    3. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Sub District 5 Page 9.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 19, 1949 - Obituary of Magdalena Shirk.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 May 1902 - 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 MapsOccupation - Farmer's Son, Father's farm - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1949 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Apr 1990 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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