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

Irene B. Bauman

Female 1900 - 1979  (79 years)


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  • Name Irene B. Bauman 
    Born 31 Jul 1900  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Irene B. Shantz 
    Residence 1911  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-22724 
    Died 25 Oct 1979  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: cancer 
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I22724  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Father Moses S. Bauman,   b. 16 Aug 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1950  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Lydia Horsh Bearinger,   b. 29 Jun 1861, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1923, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1884  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F2180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ivan B. Shantz,   b. 22 Apr 1900, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1984  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1921  [5
    Children 
     1. Vietta B. Shantz,   b. 13 Mar 1921,   d. 30 Jan 1928  (Age 6 years)
     2. Gladys Shantz,   b. 15 Sep 1923,   d. 29 Jun 2012, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Mervin B. Shantz
     4. Rev. Floyd B. Shantz,   b. 1928, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2003  (Age 75 years)
     5. Wilfred B. Shantz,   b. 1936,   d. 13 Aug 2014, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F21323  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Shantz, Irene, daughter of Moses and Lydia (Bearinger) Bauman, was born in Waterloo, Ont., July 31, 1900; died of cancer at Kitchener, Ont., Oct. 25, 1979; aged 79 y. On Jan. 10, 1921, she was married to Ivan Shantz, who survives. Also surviving are 4 sons (Mervin, Floyd, Eugene, and Wilferd), 2 daughters (Gladys-Mrs. Abner Brubacher, Murial-Mrs. John Hayes), 3 brothers (Moses, Sylvester, and Eli), and 4 sisters (Lydia Brubacher, Phyanna Zeigler, Rebecca Gingrich, and Hannah Wideman). She was preceded in death by one daughter, 4 brothers, and one sister. She was a member of Elmira Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Oct. 28, in charge of Vernon R. Leis and Marvin J. Shank; interment in Elmira Mennonite Church Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 72, Number 48 - November 27, 1979-page 934

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley e-3 Page 10.

    2. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-3 page 10.

    3. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Hawkesville Div 8 Page 2.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Irene Bauman Shantz - November 27, 1979.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Ivan Shantz - May 29, 1984.

    6. [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..., 98.

    7. [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..., 193.

    8. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 31.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jul 1900 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: cancer - 25 Oct 1979 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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