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

Rev. Silas Cressman[1]

Male 1866 - 1935  (68 years)


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  • Name Silas Cressman 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 7 Nov 1866  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1890  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bible Christian 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Minister 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    New Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Minister 
    Religion 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    New Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00028-2130.5 
    Died 13 May 1935 
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22463  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Enos C. Cressman,   b. 23 Mar 1842, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1911  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Shantz,   b. 15 Mar 1842, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1911  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    Family ID F5008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Wagner,   b. 13 Mar 1863, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 19 Mar 1890  Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Clayton Wellington Cressman,   b. 3 Jan 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1964  (Age 73 years)
     2. Wilmot S. Cressman,   b. 26 Jul 1893, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Gertrude Elizabeth Cressman,   b. 26 May 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1984  (Age 87 years)
     4. Vernon Wagner Cressman,   b. 2 Feb 1898, Gore Bay, Gordon Twp., Manitoulin District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940  (Age 41 years)
     5. Lloyd S. Cressman,   b. Feb 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Joyce B. Cressman,   b. Mar 1903, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Franklin Homer "Frank" Cressman,   b. 16 May 1906, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1978, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F175808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Nov 1866 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1890 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Mar 1890 - Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Bible Christian - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Minister - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - New Mennonite - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Minister - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - New Mennonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 491.

    2. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Division 3 Page Number 24 Household Number 105.

    3. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 24.

    4. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 26 Pg 9.

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 9653 (1890), Cressman-Wagner.
      Silas Cressman, farmer of Wilmot, Birth Place: Wilmot Tp Ont Age: 23 Estimated birth year: abt 1867 Father Name: Enos Cressman Mother Name: Elisabeth Cressman Spouse Name: Sarah Wagner. residence Tavistock Spouse's Age: 26 Spouse Birth Place: East Zorra Tp Spouse Father Name: Jacob Wagner Spouse Mother Name: Catharine Wagner Marriage Date: 19 Mar 1890 Marriage Location: Perth, Tavistock19 Mar 1890

    6. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 17.

    7. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Sub District 5 Page 17.

    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..., 437.

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Amos Cressman aged 21 res Wilmot born Wilmot son of Samuel and Barbara married 9 feb 1864 to Elizabeth Shantz aged 21 res Dumfries born Dumfries daughter of Henry and Lydia