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

Abraham C. Wismer[1, 2]

Male 1883 - 1973  (89 years)


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  • Name Abraham C. Wismer 
    Born 31 Aug 1883  Rodney, Elgin Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Abram Wismer 
    Occupation 1909  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farm Laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00065-4092.401 
    Died 30 May 1973  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried Hagey Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I23013  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Daniel M. Wismer,   b. 29 Dec 1839, , Lincoln Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1930, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Cober,   b. 7 Sep 1844, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 10 Sep 1867  [7
    Family ID F1529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Ann Kinzie,   b. 27 Nov 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1973, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1909  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Mervin Wismer
     2. Wilfred Wismer
     3. Ada Wismer
     4. Hazel Wismer
     5. Henry Harold Wismer,   b. Jul 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Elizabeth Ida "Bessie" Wismer,   b. 11 Jun 1912,   d. 13 Dec 2007, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     7. Clayton Wismer,   b. Abt 1915,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Clifford Leroy Wismer,   b. CALC 19 Nov 1916, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1917, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     9. Howard Frederick Wismer,   b. 15 Jan 1923, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1923, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F5530  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Wismer, Abram C., son of Daniel and Elizabeth (Cober) Wismer, was born in Rodney, Ont., Aug. 31, 1883; died at the South Waterloo Hospital, Cambridge, Ont., May 30, 1973; aged 89 y. 8 m. 29 d. On Feb. 17, 1909, he was married to Lydia Ann Kinzie, who preceded him in death on Apr. 24, 1973. Surviving are 4 sons (Henry, Mervin, Clayton, and Wilfred), and 3 daughters (Elizabeth, Ada, and Hazel). He was a member of the Preston Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on June 2, in charge of Rufus Jutzi and Howard Good: interment in Hagey Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 66, Number 28 - July 17, 1973 - pages 565, 566

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Volume 66, Number 28 - July 17, 1973 ­ pages 565, 566.
      Wismer, Lydia Ann, daughter of Henry and Elizabeth (Steiner) Kinzie, was born in Waterloo Twp,, Ont., Nov. 27, 1882; died at the South Waterloo Hospital, Cambridge, Ont., Apr. 24, 1973; aged 90 y. 4 m. 28 d. On Feb. 17, 1909 she was married to Abram C. Wismer, who survives. Also surviving are 4 sons (Henry, Mervin, Clayton, and Wilfred), 3 daughters (Elizabeth, Ada, and Hazel), and 3 brothers (Harry, Isaiah, and Edwin). She was a member of the Preston Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Apr. 27, in charge of Rufus Jutzi and Howard Good; interment in Hagey Cemetery.

    2. [S3108] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 020500-09.
      Abraham Wismer, 25, occ. Farm Laborer, res. Waterloo Twp, son of Daniel M. Wismer and Elizabeth Cober Married Lydia Ann Kinzie, 26, res. Waterloo Twp, daughter of Henry Kinzie and Lizzie Steiner, Witn: Harry Kinzie and Mary Wismer Both of Blair, 17 February 1909 in Waterloo.

    3. [S146] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Hagey Mennonite CC#5431 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Wismer / Abram C. / Wismer / 1883-1973 / Lydia Ann / Kinzie / 1882-1973 / Till we meet again

    4. [S322] Census - ON, Elgin, Aldborough - 1901, Aldborough A-2 Page 4.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, July 17, 1973 - Obituary of Abraham C. Wismer.

    6. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 7 Page 9.

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 12 Sep 1867.
      Married 10 Sep 1867 By Rev. Kaessmann, Daniel M. Wismer of Lincoln County was married to Elisabeth Cober of Wellington County.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Aug 1883 - Rodney, Elgin Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1909 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Feb 1909 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, 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 MapsDied - 30 May 1973 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hagey Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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