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

Harold Louis Detweiler

Male 1899 - 1955  (55 years)


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  • Name Harold Louis Detweiler 
    Born 10 Apr 1899  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-23363 
    Died 17 Jan 1955  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Person ID I23363  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Alexander Detweiler,   b. 27 Dec 1870, Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Anna E. Schmidt,   b. 26 Nov 1868, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 90 years) 
    Family ID F5645  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruby Isabel Woodall,   b. 4 Mar 1901, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 2001, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Harold "Jack" Detweiler,   b. 28 May 1923,   d. 19 Apr 1924  (Age 0 years)
     2. Jean Catherine Detweiler,   b. 1925,   d. 31 Jan 2010, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Donald Herbert Detweiler,   b. 6 Jul 1927, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1995, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Geale Eldon Detweiler,   b. 10 Mar 1932, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 2012, Fergus, Nichol Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Neill William Detweiler,   b. 2 Jul 1935,   d. 11 Aug 2016, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Betty Margaret Detweiler,   b. 13 Aug 1940, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 2011, Fredericton, York Co., New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F57340  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HAROLD L. DETWEILER
      Harold L. Detweiler died at his home in Guelph on Monday, January 17, 1955. His wife, the former Ruby Woodall, survives and members of the family are Donald of Ottawa, Geale, Ross, Neill, Murray, Ralph, Barry, Mrs. Mel (Jean) Goetz, Wanda and Betty, all of Guelph.
      He was the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Alex Detweiler of Elmira and a brother of Carl, Elmira, and Mrs. William (Margaret) Tyack of Detroit.
      The body is resting at the McLanaghan-Wall Funeral home, 206 Norfolk at Woolwich streets where a private service will be held at 2 o'clock Thursday (today afternoon. Interment will be in the Elmira Union Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In / Loving Memory / Harold L. Detweiler / Apr. 10, 1899 - Jan. 17, 1955 / at Rest.

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-3 Page 5.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, A-3 Page 5.

    4. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/88126697/harold-louis-detweiler.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1899 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jan 1955 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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