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

Ferdinand Latsch, Sr.[1]

Male 1810 - 1893  (82 years)


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  • Name Ferdinand Latsch 
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 24 Sep 1810  , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1842  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    shoemaker 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Shoemaker 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    United Bretheran 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6705.101 
    Died 3 Mar 1893  Centreville (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Cause: old age 
    Buried 5 Mar 1893  First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    Person ID I23646  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family Anna Maria "Mary" Schenkel,   b. 25 Nov 1812, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1888, Centreville (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Katharina Latsch,   b. 7 Jun 1838, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Theresa Latsch,   b. 1 Dec 1842, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Francisca "Fannie" Latsch,   b. 1 Jun 1844, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Wilhelm "William" Latsch,   b. 3 Oct 1846, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Carolina Latsch,   b. 18 Jan 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Amalia "Emily" Latsch,   b. 3 Aug 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. George Latsch,   b. 11 Apr 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 82 years)
     8. Ferdinand Latsch,   b. 13 May 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1920  (Age 66 years)
     9. Elizabeth Latsch,   b. CALC 11 Apr 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1927, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)
     10. Mary Latsch,   b. 10 May 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5775  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Sep 1810 - , , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1842 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - shoemaker - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: old age - 3 Mar 1893 - Centreville (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Mar 1893 - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • LATSCH - March 3d, 1893, near Centerville, Waterloo Co., Ont., of the infirmities of old age, Bro. Ferdinand Latsch, aged 82 years, 5 months and 9 days. Buried on the 5th at Eby's meeting house, Berlin. Deceased was born in Germany, came to America in the year 1842, lived in Waterloo township 47 years; lived in matrimony with Maria Schenkel about 49 years. She preceded him about 5 years ago. They had a family of 10 children, of whom 9 survive him, also 45 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Bro. Lastch died with a glorious hope of immortality. Funeral sermon by D. Wismer, S. Bowman and N. Stauffer.


      Herald of Truth , Vol. XXX, No. 7, April 1, 1893 - Page 117, 118, 199

  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      George Slipper aged 32, res. Elmira, born Ontario, son of George and Mary, married 18 Oct 1868 to Theresa Latsch aged 25, res Waterloo, born US daughter Ferdinand and Mary.

    2. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, Obituary of Ferdinand Latsch April 1, 1893.

    3. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In memory of / Ferdinand Latch(sic) born Sept.24, 1810 / died / March 3, 1893 / aged 82 yrs. 5 mos. & 7 dys

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 22.
      Ferdinand LATSCH Shoemaker Birthplace: Germany Age 42 Roman Catholic b. 24-Sep
      Maria LATSCH Birthplace: Germany Age 40 Roman Catholic b. 20-Dec
      Katharina LATSCH Birthplace: Germany Age 14 Roman Catholic b. 7-Jun
      Theresia LATSCH Birthplace: USA Age 10 Roman Catholic b. 1-Dec
      Francisca LATSCH Birthplace: USA Age 8 Roman Catholic b. 1-Jun
      Carolina LATSCH Birthplace: Canada Age 5 Roman Catholic b. 18-Jan
      Amalia LATSCH Birthplace: Canada Age 3 Roman Catholic b. 3-Aug
      William LATSCH Birthplace: Canada Age 6 Roman Catholic b. 3-Oct
      George LATSCH Birthplace: Canada Age 1 Roman Catholic b. 11-Apr

    5. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 3 Page 36.

    6. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, Herald of Truth , Vol. XXX, No. 7, April 1, 1893 - Page 117, 118, 199.

    7. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div. 1 Page 5.

    8. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 22.