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

Simon Cressman[1]

Male 1877 - 1934  (57 years)


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  • Name Simon Cressman 
    Born 19 Feb 1877  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Bible Christian 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Laborer, Farm 
    Religion 1911  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00028-2130.10 
    Died 8 Jul 1934  Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I22468  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    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, 10, 11
    Family ID F5008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minerva Hallman,   b. 15 Jun 1878, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1960  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1912  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Evelyn E. Cressman,   b. 1914,   d. 1997  (Age 83 years)
     2. Garfield Hallman Cressman,   b. 10 Mar 1919,   d. 27 Aug 1993  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F12593  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-2 Page 9.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Simeon Cressman Age: 34 Father: Enos Cressman Mother: Elizabeth Shantz Born: abt 1878 Spouse: Minerva Hallman Age: 33 Father: Benjamin Hallman Mother: Lucy Hallman married 3 Jan 1912 married: Waterloo

    5. [S266] Funeral Card - - Funeral Card Notices of Waterloo County Volume 2.
      Peace,/ Perfect/ Peace.// Passed Away/ At his home near New Dundee, Ont./ Early Sunday Morning, July 8th, 1934/ Simeon S. Cressman/ Beloved husband of Minerva Hallman/ In his 58th year// The Funeral/ will be held from his late residence near New Dundee,/ Wednesday, July 11th, 1934/ 2.00 o'clock p.m./ thence to the M.B.C. Church, New Dundee for service./ Interment will be made in the Union Cemetery./ New Dundee, Ont./ Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.

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

    7. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 12 Page 10.

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

    9. [S266] Funeral Card - - Funeral Card Notices of Waterloo County Volume 2.
      Peace,/ Perfect/ Peace.// Passed Away/ At his home near New Dundee, Ont./ Early Sunday Morning, July 8th, 1934/ Simeon S. Cressman/ Beloved husband of Minerva Hallman/ In his 58th year// The Funeral/ will be held from his late residence near New Dundee,/ Wednesday, July 11th, 1934/ 2.00 o'clock p.m./ thence to the M.B.C. Church, New Dundee for service./ Interment will be made in the Union Cemetery./ New Dundee, Ont./ Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.
      Cressman, Simeon S. - Funeral Card -1934.jpg
      Cressman, Simeon S. - Funeral Card -1934.jpg


    10. [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.

    11. [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

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Feb 1877 - 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 - Farmer Son - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, Farm - 1911 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jan 1912 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jul 1934 - Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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