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

John L. Zehr

Male 1862 - 1930  (68 years)


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  • Name John L. Zehr 
    Born 3 Sep 1862  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-180028 
    Died 26 Dec 1930  [1
    Buried Poole West Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Poole, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I180028  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2021 

    Father Joseph B. Zehr,   b. 31 Dec 1817, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1905, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Maria L. Lichti,   b. 1819, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1841  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F19473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Barbara W. Schmidt,   b. 24 Feb 1877,   d. 1911  (Age 33 years) 
    Children 
     1. Daniel S. Zehr,   b. 15 Jun 1908,   d. 1 Feb 1963  (Age 54 years)
     2. Simon Zehr,   b. 18 Mar 1902, Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1975, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F37816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Barbara W. Steckly,   b. 14 Mar 1865, Elma Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1897  (Age 31 years) 
    Children 
     1. Emma Zehr,   b. 15 Apr 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1946, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F48618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, P., America, N., County, P., & Cemetery, P. (1862). John Zehr (1862-1930) - Find A Grave Memorial. Retrieved 4 August 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26118560/john-zehr.

    2. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852.
      By Rev'd John Oesch, Minister Of The Mennonist Society, Wilmot Township
      Joseph Zehr, Of Woolwich, To Maria Lichty, Of Wilmot. 16 Mar. 1841. Wit. Nicholas Lichty And Peter Litwiller.

    3. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 9 Apr 1841 Pg 15.
      16 Mar 1841 Pastor Johannes Oesch m. Joseph ZEHR, of Woolwich, to Maria LICHTY, of Wilmot.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Poole West Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Poole, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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