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

Isaiah F. Wildfong

Male 1866 - 1936  (69 years)


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  • Name Isaiah F. Wildfong 
    Born 22 Nov 1866  Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Servant 
    Religion 1881  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Printer 
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Seed Agent 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Printer, Printing Plant 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Church Membership 1936  Saint Peter's Evanglical Lutheran Church - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1936  Kitchener Daily Record Newspaper, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    printer 
    Residence 1936  84 Albert St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-178624 
    Died 14 Sep 1936  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I178624  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Amos M. Wildfong,   b. 22 Oct 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Barbara Funk,   b. 5 Nov 1849, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1867  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F3705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minnie Fischer,   b. Jul 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1939  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. Floyd Wildfong,   b. , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922
     2. Clayton Wildfong,   b. 1888, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Clayton Ervine Wildfong,   b. 11 Nov 1888, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Gertrude Viola "Gertie" Wildfong,   b. Oct 1890, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1964  (Age ~ 73 years)
     5. Irene Olivia Wildfong,   b. Sep 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Gordon Wildfong,   b. Sep 1898, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F176010  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Nov 1866 - Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1881 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Printer - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Seed Agent - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Printer, Printing Plant - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - 1936 - Saint Peter's Evanglical Lutheran Church - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - printer - 1936 - Kitchener Daily Record Newspaper, Kitchener, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1936 - 84 Albert St., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1936 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • ISAIAH F. WILDFONG

      Isaiah F. Wildfong passed away at his home, 84 Albert street north, this morning as the result of a heart attack. The deceased was born in Heidelberg on November 22, 1867, and had reached his 69th year. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran church and was a printer by trade, working at The Record for many years. He is survived by his wife, two sons and two daughters, Clayton Wildfong of Detroit, Mich., and Gordon of Kitchener and Mrs. William Mitchell of Kitchener and Mrs. Frank Brezina of Detroit, Mich. Also surviving are one brother, John Wildfong of Toronto and two sisters, Mrs. Mary Strome of New Dundee and Mrs. William Manz of Kitchener, 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild. One son Floyd predeceased him 13 years ago. The funeral will take place with a service at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home on Wednesday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock. Interment will be made in St. Peter's Lutheran cemetery. The remains will be at the Ratz-Bechttel Funeral Home until the funeral.


      Kitchener Daily Record 14 Sep 1936 pg 13

  • Sources 
    1. [S158] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1881, Div. 2 Pg. 24.

    2. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 27 Pg. 8.

    3. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg.13.

    4. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Isaiah F. Wildfong - 14 Sep 1936 pg 13.

    5. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 19.

    6. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 2 Page 30.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Amos Wildfang, 21, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, son of Eli & Nancy (Moser), married 9 Feb 1867 Barbara Funk, 18, res. Woolwich, b/ Woolwich, daughter of Johann & Maria (Schussier)