Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Laura May Shantz

Laura May Shantz[1]

Female 1892 - 1916  (23 years)

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  • Name Laura May Shantz 
    Born 12 Sep 1892  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Laura May Burkholder 
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6654.9 
    Died 13 Apr 1916  [5, 6
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I19347  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Isaac C. Shantz,   b. 20 Jan 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1928, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sarah D. Shantz,   b. 3 Jun 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1921, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1875  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Family ID F4895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bishop Oscar Burkholder,   b. 24 Sep 1886, near, Stouffville, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1956, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1913  [6
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F41947  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1892 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    From Allan Detweiler 2008
    From Allan Detweiler 2008

  • 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..., 398.

    2. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-6 Page 10.

    3. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-6 Page 10.

    4. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 18.

    5. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      In/ loving memory of/ Laura M. Shantz/ wife of/ Oscar/ Burkholder/ who died/ April 30, 1916/ aged 23 yrs.7/ mos. & 18 days

    6. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Oscar Burkholder - 30 Oct 1956.

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Isaac Schantz Born: Waterloo Township Age: 21 Father: Isaac Schantz Mother: Catharine Schantz Born: abt 1854 Spouse: Sarah Schantz Age: 21 born: Wilmot Father: John Schantz Mother: Nancy Schantz married 28 Feb 1875 married: Waterloo, New Hamburg

    8. [S2573] aaaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 2 Page 29.