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

Fredrick William Eldon "Eldon" Ernst

Male 1889 - 1941  (52 years)


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  • Name Fredrick William Eldon "Eldon" Ernst 
    Born 30 May 1889  Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Eldon Ernst 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Shirt Cutter, Shirt Mill 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Shirt Cutter 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1921  70 Eby St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1941  100 King St. N., Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-190160 
    Died 17 Sep 1941  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I190160  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Fredrick Ernst,   b. 1862, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1890, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Mother Maria "Mary" Schlote,   b. 24 Sep 1860, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1930, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1887  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F10922  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Louise Kuehner,   b. 18 Apr 1893, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1927, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1917  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Robert Ward "Bobby" Ernst,   b. 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 2001  (Age 83 years)
     2. Ireh (?) Ernst,   b. 1921, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jack Douglas Ernst,   b. 13 Mar 1921, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1942  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F45040  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • F. W. Eldon Ernst, 100 King street north, Waterloo, died at K-W Hospital last night. Mr. Ernst had been in ill health for the past few months. Death was due to a heart condition. Deceased was born in Hanover but resided in Kitchener and Waterloo practically all his life. He was an employee of the Mansfield Shirt Co., and was a member of Waterloo I.O.O.F. Lodge. His wife predeceased him 14 years ago and he is survived by two sons, both members of the Royal Canadian Air Force, Pilot Officer Robert Ward Ernst, on service overseas, and Aircraftman Jack Douglas Ernst, stationed at Cap-de-la-Madelaine, Que. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence to Mount Hope cemetery for internment. Rev. C. S. Roberts, pastor of St. John's Lutheran church will conduct the services. The remains will be at the Letter and Dreisinger Funeral Home until tomorrow morning.

      Kitchener Daily Record, September 18, 1941

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      The death occurred at the K-W Hospital last Wednesday of F. W. Eldon Ernst, of Waterloo, at the age of 51 years. Though suffering with a heart ailment for some time he was only rushed to the hospital the day previous to his demise and death came very suddenly. The deceased was a son of the late Frederick Ernst, son of the late John Ernst of New Hamburg. His father died about fifty years ago at Hanover where the deceased was born. He came with his mother to Waterloo and resided there since childhood. The late Mr. Ernst was a nephew of Misses Minnie and Marion Ernst of this town. His wife predeceased him, but he leaves in bereavement two sons, Pilot Officer Robert Ernst, now serving with the R.C.A.F., overseas, and Aircraftsman Jack Ernst in training at Cap-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec. The funeral was held on Saturday afternoon with service at his late residence, conducted by Rev. C. S. Roberts of St. John's Lutheran Church, Waterloo, and internment in Mount Hope Cemetery.

      New Hamburg Independent, September 26, 1941

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-2 Page 5.

    2. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 41 Page 1.

    3. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub District 29 Page 3.

    4. [S2418] aaaa CensusTown of Waterloo 1891 Sect. 3, own of Waterloo 1891 Sect. 3 Page 11.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Mary Schlote Born: Waterloo Age: 25 Father: Frederick Schlote Mother: Catharine Elizabeth Schlote Born: abt 1862 Spouse: Frederick Ernst Age: 25 born: Petersburg Father: John Ernst Mother: Sophia Ernst married 26 Oct 1887 married: Waterloo

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Fredrick William Eldon Ernst Age:28 Birth Date:abt 1889 Birth Place:H Marriage Date:26 Sep 1917 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Fredrick William Ernst Mother:Mary Schlote Ernst Spouse:Emma Louise Kushner Spouse's Age:24 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1893 Spouse Birth Place:Kitchener, Ontario Spouse Father:Adam Kushner Spouse Mother:Trude Reutlinger

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 May 1889 - Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shirt Cutter, Shirt Mill - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Sep 1917 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shirt Cutter - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1941 - 100 King St. N., Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Sep 1941 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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