Waterloo Region Generations
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Rev. Arnold Elmer Gingrich

Rev. Arnold Elmer Gingrich

Male 1910 - 1970  (59 years)

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  • Name Arnold Elmer Gingrich 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 18 Dec 1910  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1940  Bothwell, Zone Twp., Kent Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-204064 
    Died 4 Oct 1970 
    Buried Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I204064  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2021 

    Father Enoch S. Gingrich,   b. 8 Mar 1871, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Witmer,   b. 8 Nov 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1967, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1896  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F5401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gladys Shantz,   b. 20 Nov 1910, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1940  [2
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F37087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Gingrich, Arnold Elmer (1911-1970)
    Gingrich, Arnold Elmer (1911-1970)
    GAMEO. (2016). Gameo.org. Retrieved 28 May 2016, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Gingrich,_Arnold_Elmer_(1911-1970)

  • Notes 
    • Arnold Gingrich (1911-4 October 1970) was born near Preston, ON. He was ordained a Mennonite minister in 1935. He was pastor of the Bothwell Mennonite Church in Kent County, ON. (1935-60), when he moved to London, ON. He was president of the London Rescue Mission board (1960-64) and was field secretary for the Ontario Mennonite Mission Board (1961-69). in 1968 and 1969, he was president of the London Council of Churches, later called the Inter-Church Council. While at Bothwell, Gingrich conducted a weekly radio broadcast (World of Missions) on Chatham radio station CFCO. From 1969 until his death, he was executive secretary of the Ausable Springs Ranch, Ailsa Craig, ON. Gingrich was president of the London Folk Arts Council (1966-69) and member of the board of the Canadian Bible Society (1960-70). At his death he was survived by his wife Gladys (Shantz); a daughter, Ruth Gingrich of Bella Coola, BC; and a son, Paul Gingrich, of Ann Arbor, MI.


      Gingrich, Arnold Elmer (1911-1970) - GAMEO. (2016). Gameo.org. Retrieved 28 May 2016, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Gingrich,_Arnold_Elmer_(1911-1970)

  • Sources 
    1. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 12.

    2. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, June 15,1940.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 1, 1961.
      Obituary of Enoch Gingerich

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 14638-97.
      Enoch GINGRICH, 25, farmer, Waterloo twp., same, s/o Jacob & Elizabeth, married Rebecca WITMER, 21, Wilmot twp., Waterloo twp., d/o Isaac & Leah, witn: Dilman GINGRICH & Leah WITMER, both of Waterloo twp., 29 Dec 1896 at Wilmot twp (Mennonite)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Dec 1910 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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