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

Esther W. Shantz[1, 2, 3]

Female 1863 - 1946  (83 years)


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  • Name Esther W. Shantz 
    Born 26 Mar 1863  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Esther Schantz  [7
    Name Esther W. Bauman 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1882  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Eby ID Number 00110-6921 
    Died 12 Jun 1946  [6
    Buried North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I20017  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Father Daniel Shantz,   b. 30 Mar 1827, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1906, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Esther Wismer,   b. 1 Jun 1826, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1881, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1849  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Family ID F3951  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Owen S. Bauman,   b. 23 Jan 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1931  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1882  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 7, 11
    Children 
     1. Lucinda S. Bauman,   b. 19 Mar 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1918, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Alvin S. Bauman,   b. 19 Apr 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1918, DAY, Montcalm, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     3. Luanna Bauman,   b. 16 Dec 1891,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary Ann Bauman,   b. 25 Nov 1895, South Haven, Van Buren, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1992, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     5. Rebecca Bauman,   b. 26 Oct 1897, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1990  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F2144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Esther W. Shantz, "was born March 26th, 1863. On January 15th, 1882, she was married to Owen H. Baumann. They reside at May City,"


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • 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..., 432.

    2. [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..., 91.

    3. [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..., 661.

    4. [S197] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1881, Div 1 Page 19 Family 78.

    5. [S514] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1871, Sect. 2 Page 30.

    6. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/44145971/esther-bauman.

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Feb 1882.
      15 Jan 1882 Owen Baumann of Woolwich and Esther Schantz of Waterloo Township were married in Berlin by Pastor Wurster.

    8. [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..., 431.

    9. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Mennonist Society, Berlin #148.
      Daniel SHANTZ, to Esther WISSMER, both of Waterloo. 30 Oct. 1849

    10. [S514] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1871, Sect. 2 Page 29.

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 feb 1882.
      Owen Baumann of Woolwich and Esther Schantz of Waterloo Township were married in Berlin by Pastor Wurster.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Mar 1863 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1882 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1882 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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