Waterloo Region Generations
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Samuel Z. Lichty

Male 1902 - 1967  (64 years)


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  • Name Samuel Z. Lichty 
    Born 24 Aug 1902  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/62376091 
    Residence 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-201155 
    Died 1 Jan 1967  Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Bethel Conservative Mennonite Cemetery, Millbank, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I201155  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Bishop Jacob F. Lichti,   b. 21 Oct 1867, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1944, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Catherine S. Zehr,   b. 23 Dec 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1902, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Family ID F20850  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Schmucker,   b. 12 Apr 1905, Bennetts Switch, Miami, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1996  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1925  , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Nancy Lichty,   b. 4 May 1926,   d. CA 2008  (Age 81 years)
     2. Jacob S. Lichty,   b. 14 Oct 1927,   d. 11 Apr 2007  (Age 79 years)
     3. Daniel Lichty
     4. Anna Lichty,   b. 17 Jul 1930,   d. 17 Mar 1999  (Age 68 years)
     5. Amos Lichty
     6. Mary Lichty,   b. 7 Feb 1934, Uniontown, Belmont, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 2009, Millbank, Mornington Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Katherine Doris Lichty,   b. 4 Jun 1935,   d. 3 Nov 1998  (Age 63 years)
     8. Samuel S. Lichty
     9. Rebecca Lichty
     10. Emmanuel S. Lichty,   b. 9 Sep 1940,   d. 12 Mar 2001  (Age 60 years)
     11. Norman Lichty
     12. Ruth Lichty
     13. David S. Lichty,   b. 18 Jan 1949,   d. 18 Jan 1949  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F45487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • LICHTY, Rev. Samuel

      Rev. Samuel Lichty, 64, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of the Linwood district, died on Sunday, January 1, in Phoenix after a long illness.
      Born on August 24, 1902, in Wilmot Township, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Lichty. He was an Amish Mennonite minister and also farmed and did carpentry work in the Linwood district before moving to Phoenix two years ago. He was a member of the Conservative Mennonite Church, Millbank.

      Surviving are his wife, the former Mary Schmucker, whom he married March 29, 1925, in Ohio; six sons, Jacob , of Wellesley; Daniel and Norman, both of R.R. 1 Linwood; Amos, of R.R. 1 Millbank; Samuel, of Heidelberg; and Emanuel, of R.R. 1, Wellesley; six daughters, Mrs. Sylvester (Nancy) Sauder, of California; Mrs. Carl (Anna) Kirby, of New Brunswick; Mrs. Mahlon (Mary) Gerber, of R.R. 1, Millbank; Mrs. Orville (Catharine) Godson, of Kitchener; Rebecca, of Toronto, and Ruth, of Phoenix; one brother, Jacob, of Wellesley; four sisters, Mrs. Katie Kuepfer, of Milverton; Mrs. Noah (Nancy) Gascho, of Aylmer; Mrs. Noah (Lydia) Roes, of R.R. 1, Milverton, and Mrs. Nicholas (Mary) Jantzi, of R.R. 1, Wellesley; 28 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

      He was predeceased by one son, three brothers and two sisters.

      The body will arrive from Phoenix late Thursday and will be at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Lichty, of R.R. 1, Linwood, afternoon on Friday. A family service will be conducted at the home on Saturday at 1:00 p.m., followed by a memorial service at the Conservative Mennonite Church, at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Valentine Nafziger and Rev. Kenneth Brenneman will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 11.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1902 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1925 - , Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jan 1967 - Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Conservative Mennonite Cemetery, Millbank, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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