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

Christian S. Weber[1]

Male 1847 - 1927  (80 years)


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  • Name Christian S. Weber 
    Born 3 Mar 1847  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Laborer 
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    N. C. Methodist 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number 00127-7951 
    Died 13 May 1927  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Cause: mitral regurgitation, bronco pneumonia, hiccup 
    Buried Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18718  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Christian B. Weber,   b. 4 Mar 1810, Dietrichhingen, Zweibruecken, Rhein Bayren, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Schmaus,   b. 29 Jun 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1886, Near Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F4770  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Schneider,   b. 22 Apr 1855, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1913, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1873  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joanna Weber,   b. 9 Jan 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ada M. Weber,   b. 2 Jul 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963  (Age 86 years)
     3. Selinda Weber,   b. 13 Sep 1880, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1976  (Age 95 years)
     4. Allan Edmund Weber,   b. 9 Nov 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1883, Near Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Harvey Gordon Weber,   b. 29 Mar 1884, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Noah Addison Weber,   b. 29 Aug 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1971, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Lydia Weber,   b. 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Lillie Mae Weber,   b. 30 May 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Nellie Weber,   b. 16 Nov 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F4776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Allan Edmund Weber,   b. 9 Nov 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1883, Near Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F226602  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Christian S. Weber," was born March 3rd, 1847. He is married to Margaret Schneider and resides on his father's old homestead near Heidelberg where he is engaged in farming. In 1889 he was elected as a member of the Woolwich Township council which position he held for four years in succession. In 1893 he was appointed Second Deputy Reeve which position he held for two years, and in January, 1895, he was elected First Deputy Reeve. He is a man that is very Popular among all classes of his acquaintances and has so far proved himself to be an able man to represent the interests of his supporters at the table. His family is as follows, namely: Ada, Selinda, Addison, Lillie, and Nellie."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

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      Held Treasurer's Office 20 Years

      C. S. Weber, Esteemed Woolwich Township Official, Died at Waterloo, Aged 80


      C. S. Weber, former reeve, and for almost 20 years treasurer of Woolwich Township, passed away Friday morning at his home in Waterloo, in his 81st year. Born in Wilmot Township, the late Mr. Weber spent the greater part of his life in Heidelberg; only within recent years moving to Waterloo. Owing to his active public career he was widely known and he was highly esteemed throughout Waterloo county. In 1893 C. S. Weber was elected as a councillor in Woolwich township and later he was made reeve and deputy. In 1907 the deceased man was appointed treasurer for the township from which position he resigned only two years ago. In 1872 Mr. Weber married Margaret Snider and his union was blessed with five children, all of whom survive. His wife predeceased him 14 years ago. Surviving are one son and four daughters, Addison of Kitchener; Mrs. J. A. Steiss of Heidelberg; Mrs. M. Boas of Chesley; Mrs. W. Bricker of Waterloo; and Nellie at home. Two brothers, John S. of Elmira and Louis S. of Waterloo and one sister Mrs. M. Hardy of Port Huron, Mich., also survive. Earl Steiss of Heidelberg is the only surviving grandchild. The funeral of the late Mr. Weber was held on Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home of the deceased to the Heidelberg Evangelical church.


      Elmira Signet, May 19, 1927

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 1 Mar 1883.
      25 Feb 1883 Allan Edmund Weber, infant son of Christian S. Weber, died near Heidelberg, at the tender age of 3 months & 16 days

    2. [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..., 618.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-7 Page 6.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012837-73.
      Christian S. WEBER, 25, farmer, Wilmot, Woolwich, s/o Christian & Elisabeth married Margaretha SCHNEIDER, 18, Woolwich, Woolwich, d/o John & Elisabeth, witn: John S. WEBER & Henry SCHNEIDER of Woolwich, 11 March 1873 in Woolwich

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 33423-1927 Christian S. Weber.

    6. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 18 Page 4.

    7. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), May 19, 1927 - Obituary of C. S. Weber.

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg.10.

    9. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 3 Page 21.

    10. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 2 Page 19.

    11. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 6 Page 7.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Mar 1847 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Roman Catholic - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - N. C. Methodist - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Mar 1873 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1911 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: mitral regurgitation, bronco pneumonia, hiccup - 13 May 1927 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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