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

Emily Isabella "Emma" Ewen

Female 1892 - 1958  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Emily Isabella "Emma" Ewen 
    Born May 1892  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Emily Isabella "Emma" Doerr 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Trimmer, Rubber Factory 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Presbyterian 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Methodist 
    Residence 1921  217 Ahren's St. W., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1958  20 John St. W., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-189508 
    Died 14 Apr 1958  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I189508  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father George Ewen,   b. Mar 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Adelaide Weller,   b. 9 Nov 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F185397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Doerr,   b. 8 Jan 1878, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1913 
    Children 
     1. John G. "Jack" Doerr
     2. Nora Doerr,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Nina E. Doerr,   b. 1919, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1980, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F241934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. John H. Doerr, 67, of 20 John St. West, Waterloo, died yesterday in K-W Hospital after a lengthy illness. The former Emily I. Ewen, she was born in Elora, but had lived in the Twin Cities for more than 50 years. She was a member of Alma Street United Brethren Church. She and Mr. Doerr were married in 1913. Surviving are her husband, one son, John G. Doerr of Windsor, and two daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Nora) Rau of Windsor and Mrs. Arthur (Nina) Stevens of Waterloo. Also surviving are a brother, George Ewen of Toronto, and six sisters, Mrs. Amos Wilker of Baden, Mrs. Clayton Doerr of Saskatoon, Sask., Mrs. Clarence Milburn of Windsor, Mrs. Albert Miller and Mrs. Norma McLean, both of Detroit, and Mrs. Clarence Schnarr of Sarnia. There are 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home until Thursday at 2 p.m. when a service will be conducted by Rev. A. Ward Woolner. Burial will be in First Mennonite Cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, April 15, 1958

  • Sources 
    1. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 38 Page 2.

    2. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 21 Page 8.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1892 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Trimmer, Rubber Factory - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - 217 Ahren's St. W., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1958 - 20 John St. W., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 1958 - Kitchener, 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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