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

George B. Martin[1]

Male 1901 - 1973  (71 years)


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  • Name George B. Martin 
    Born 23 Sep 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50498663 
    Residence 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1923  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-168697 
    Died 13 Aug 1973  RR6, Mount Forest, , 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 I168697  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Israel L. Martin,   b. 19 Jun 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1917, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Nancy E. Brubacher,   b. 28 Apr 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1970  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1900  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F14101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Shantz,   b. 11 Jun 1904, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1982, Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 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 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F47331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • George B. Martin

      Funeral service and burial took place Thursday at the Spring Creek Mennonite meeting house for George B. Martin of RR6 Mount Forest, formerly of RRI Waterloo. He died August 13 at his home, at the age of 71.

      He was the husband of the former Louisa Shantz; father of Elo of RRI Waterloo and Mary (Mrs. Enos Brubacher) and Louisa (Mrs. Amsey Bearinger) of RR6 Mount Forest; grandfather of 16; brother of Annie (Mrs. Urias Mar- tin) of RR2 Elmira and Lovina (Mrs. Henry Bearinger) of RRI Wallenstein. He was predeceased by one sister.

      The Elmira Signet 22 Aug 1973 pg 12

  • 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. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 7.

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/50498663.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 016359-00.
      Israel MARTIN, 25, farmer, Woolwich, Woolwich, s/o Paul MARTIN & Susan LICHTI married Nancy BRUBACHER, 21, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, d/o John & Anna Ida, witn: Wendel & George MARTIN both of Woolwich, 4 December 1900 in Waterloo Twp

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Sep 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1923 - Woolwich 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 MapsDied - 13 Aug 1973 - RR6, Mount Forest, , 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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