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

Gilbert Baer

Male 1901 - 1923  (22 years)


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  • Name Gilbert Baer 
    Born 13 May 1901  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1911  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-23502 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Gilbert Baer 
    Died 13 Aug 1923  [1, 2
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I23502  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Moses Baer,   b. 25 Jul 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1956  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Adeline Schmitt,   b. 6 Jan 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1944, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1900  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F5718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BAER - Gilbert, eldest son of Moses and Adeline BAER, was born in Waterloo Co., Ont., May 4, 1901; died Aug. 13, 1923; aged 22y. 3m. 9d. He leaves to mourn his early departure, Father, Mother, 1 sister, 1 foster sister, 1 brother, grandparents, and a host of relatives and friends. He confessed his Savior and united with the Mennonite Church about six years ago and remained true to the end. He was resigned to God's will when he saw he could not get well again. The funeral service was held on Aug. 16, by Bro. M.H. Shantz at the home and at the Blenheim Mennonite Church by Bro. M. Hallman. Text, Jer. 9: 21. Burial in adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 25 - September 20, 1923

  • Sources 
    1. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In Memory of Gilbert/ son of/ Moses & Adeline/ Baer/ died Aug 13, 1923/ aged 22 years 3 mos

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 20, 1923 - Obituary of Gilbert Baer.

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

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, February 17, 1944 - Obituary of Adeline Baer.

    5. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 016349-00.
      Moses Bear, 27, occ. Farmer, b. Wilmot, res. Wilmot, son of Henry Bear and Leah Bowman Married Adeline Smith, 27, b. Waterloo Twp, res. Waterloo Twp, daughter of John Smith and Magdalena Hallman, Witnessed by: Daniel and Angeline Eby Both of Wilmot, 13 March 1900 in Waterloo Twp

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 May 1901 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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