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

Clara Shantz[1]

Female 1884 - 1959  (75 years)


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  • Name Clara Shantz 
    Born 1 Jul 1884  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Clara Cressman 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6812 
    Died 29 Sep 1959  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I19714  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Menno E. Shantz,   b. 11 Mar 1841, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1920, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Barbara Rudy,   b. 18 Jun 1842, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1900, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ivan S. Cressman,   b. 3 Mar 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1967, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1909  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F7828  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1884 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Sep 1909 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Sep 1959 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Cressman, Clara, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Menno E. Shantz, was born July 1, 1884, in Wilmot Twp., Ont.; died Sept. 29, 1959, at Kitchener, Ont.; aged 75 y. 2 m. 28 d. She and her husband, Ivan S. Cressman, had just celebrated their fiftieth wedding anniversary on Sept. 22, 1959. Surviving are a daughter (Myrtle Cressman) and a sister (Mrs. Cyrus Weber). She was a member of the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, where funeral services were held on Oct. 1, in charge of Edgar Metzler.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LII, Number 47 - December 8, 1959 - pages 1047, 1048

  • 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..., 416.

    2. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 8.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 8, 1959 - Obituary of Clara Cressman.

    4. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 8 Page 2.

    5. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 2.

    6. [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..., 213.

    7. [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..., 415.

    8. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 22 Sep 1864.
      Sept. 18, 1864 Menno J. Schantz and Barbara Rudy, both of Waterloo Tp., by Rev. Kaessmann

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Menno J. Shantz, res. Waterloo Co, b. Waterloo Co, married 18 Sept 1864 Barbara Rudy, res. Waterloo Co, b. Waterloo Co

    10. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 20571-1909.