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

Aldred Shantz[1, 2]

Male 1888 - 1963  (74 years)


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  • Name Aldred Shantz 
    Born 30 Sep 1888  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer, Farm 
    Religion 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6879.2 
    Died 21 Mar 1963  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19906  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Amos S. Shantz,   b. 2 Feb 1859, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1949  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Jemima Snyder,   b. 23 Feb 1864, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1934  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1885  [1, 8, 9
    Family ID F4983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cinetta "Nettie" Gimbel,   b. 7 May 1892, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1980, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1914  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Lloyd Elmer Shantz,   b. 23 Apr 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 2005, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Ward Amos Shantz,   b. 3 Dec 1918, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1982, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F29487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1888 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Laborer - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1914 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, Farm - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Mar 1963 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Shantz, Aldred, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Amos Shantz, died at his home in Waterloo Twp., Ont., March 21, 1963; aged 74 y. 5 m.22 d. On Sept. 2, 1914, he was marrled to Nettie Gimbel, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons (Lloyd and Ward), one sister (Mrs. Edna Martin), and 8 grandchildren. One sister predeceased him. He was a member of the Erb Street Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held March 24, in charge of J. B. Martin.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LVI, Number 15 - April 16, 1963 - pages 333, 334.

  • 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..., 426.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 12, 1978 ­ pages 977,978 Obituary of Irvin Gimble.

    3. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-3 Page 13.

    4. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 3 Page 1.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 16, 1963 - Obituary of Aldred Shantz.

    6. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Sud District 3 - Lexington 1921 Page 22.

    7. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 28.

    8. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 320.

    9. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 27.