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

Leander Schmidt[1]

Male 1891 - 1944  (53 years)


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  • Name Leander Schmidt 
    Born 1 Jan 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer Son 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1918  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00127-7847.7 
    Died 9 Aug 1944  [7, 8
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Person ID I18263  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Casper H. Schmitt,   b. 8 Feb 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1933, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Matilda Weber,   b. 6 Sep 1855, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1923  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 1877  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Family ID F4724  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 597.

    2. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In loving memory / Leander Schmitt / born Jan.1, 1891 / died Aug.9, 1944 / aged 53 yrs. 7 mos. 9 dys

    3. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-3 Page 9.

    4. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      Schmidt, Leander - Attestation Papers.gif
      Schmidt, Leander - Attestation Papers.gif


    5. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 4.

    6. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      Schmidt, Leander - Attestation Papers.gif
      Schmidt, Leander - Attestation Papers.gif


    7. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    8. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In loving memory/ Leander Schmitt/ born Jan. 1, 1891/ died Aug. 9, 1944/ aged 53 yrs. 7 mos. 9 dys

    9. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Casper Schmitt - August 10, 1933.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 18 Oct 1877.
      14 Oct 1877 By Pastor J. Schneider in the name of Pastor Wurster of Preston, Caspar Schmitt was married to Mathilde Weber, both of Waterloo Township.

    11. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011023-77.
      Casper Schmitt (Smudged), 20, occ. Farmer, b. Waterloo Twp, res. Waterloo Twp, S/O Martin & Elisa Married Mathilda Weber, 20, b. Waterloo Twp, res. Waterloo Twp, D/O David & Catharina, Witn Frederic & Caroline Wurster Both Of Preston, 14 October 1877 In Preston.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1911 - 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 - 1918 - Preston (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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