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

John Irvin H. Geiger

Male 1897 - 1958  (60 years)


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  • Name John Irvin H. Geiger 
    Born 24 Oct 1897  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Name Irvin Geiger 
    Name Irvine Geiger 
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25057 
    Died 6 Jan 1958  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I25057  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Ezra W. Geiger,   b. 18 Jun 1870, Zurich, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1950  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Heckedon,   b. 4 May 1867, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1960  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1893  [4
    Family ID F6404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Oct 1897 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Jan 1958 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • GEIGER, Irvin H., son of Mrs. Mary Ann and the late Ezra Geiger, was born in Wilmot Township, Oct. 24, 1897; passed away suddenly at his residence at Preston (now Cambridge), Ont., Jan. 6, 1958; aged 60 y. 2 m. 13 d. He is survived by his aged mother, 2 brothers (Gordon, at home; and Arthur, St. Clair Shores, Mich.); 2 sisters (Mabel - Mrs. William Gossman, Dashwood, Ont.; and Mrs. Ida Snyder, Kitchener, Ont.), and 15 nieces and nephews. His father predeceased him June 5, 1950. He was baptized and received into the Cressman Mennonite Church, Breslau, Ont., Jan. 11, 1914, where he remained a faithful member until death. Funeral services were held at the Cressman Church, Jan. 9, in charge of Carl Rudy and Horace Cressman. Burial in the adjoining cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S399] Census - ON, Brant, South Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (South/Sud) E-2 Page 3.

    2. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      In loving memory of / Irvin H.Geiger / Oct.24,1897-Jan.6,1958 / At rest

    3. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 10.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Ezra Geiger - July 25, 1950.