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

Ernest Menno "Menno" Wiles[1]

Male 1878 - 1964  (85 years)


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  • Name Ernest Menno "Menno" Wiles 
    Born 14 Oct 1878  Arran Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Employer Canadian Office and School Furniture Co., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military WW1 - 31st. Regiment - 34th Battlion  [4
    • Ernest had two sets of Attestation papers.
    Military WW1 - sergeant-major with the 48th highlanders overseas. 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cabinet, Furniture Factory 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptist 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    WW1, 34th Battalion, Service #603156 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    WW1, Private, 31 Regiment / 34th Battalion 
    Name Menno Wiles 
    Residence Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Residence Arran Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number 00047-3467.12  
    Died 25 Sep 1964  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 27 Sep 1964  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I203791  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 

    Father John Wiles,   b. CALC 25 Dec 1830, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1892, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Family ID F870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • PRESTON - Ernest Wiles, 85, died Friday at Lakeview Rest Home, 101 David St. Kitchener, where he had lived for the past year. Mr. Wiles was born at Kossuth but had been a resident of Preston most of his life. He had been employed for many years as a cabinet maker at Canadian Office and School Furniture Limited. He retired 20 years ago. He was a former member of Knox Presbyterian Church and a life member of the Legion. In the First World War he was a sergeant-major with the 48th highlanders overseas. He as predeceased by his wife, the former Lillian Ruthig, in 1950. Surviving are three daugh- [appears to be missing next line of obit] vin[sic] (Lucille) Kerr of Burford, and Mrs. Albert (Nella) Pirak of Kitchener, and four grandchildren. The body is at the Barthel-Stager Funeral Home where the service will be conducted Sunday at 3: 30 p.m. Interment will be in Preston Cemetery. Rev. A.H. Vair of Knox Presbyterian Church will officiate.1a

      1aKitchener-Waterloo Record 1964

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 745.

    2. [S401] Div 1 Page 28 Family 109.

    3. [S272] Div. 7 Page 7.

    4. [S157] .

    5. [S2575] Sect. 2 Page 2.

    6. [S356] .
      Husband/ Ernest M./ Wiles/ 1878 - 1964/ Wife/ Lilly Jane/ Ruthig/ 1881 - 1959/ At Rest.

    7. [S2231] .

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Oct 1878 - Arran Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cabinet, Furniture Factory - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Baptist - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Arran Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Sep 1964 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Sep 1964 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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