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

Vernon Shantz

Male 1900 - 1900  (0 years)


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  • Name Vernon Shantz 
    Born 12 May 1900  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6770.2001 
    Died 24 May 1900  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I25374  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Allan B. Shantz,   b. 14 Aug 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1931, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Catharine Shirk,   b. 20 Mar 1875, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1954, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1899  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1448  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SHANTZ - On the 25th of May 1900, near Berlin, Ont., Vernon, infant son of Allen and Katie Shantz, aged 11 days.

      "So fades the lovely, blooming flower,
      Frail, smiling solace of an hour."

      Services at the house by E.S. Hallman. Text, Luke 18: 16, thence to the C. Eby burying ground, Berlin, for interment.


      HERALD OF TRUTH, Vol. XXXVII, No. 12, June 15, 1900 - pages 190-191

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In memory of / Vernon / infant son of / Allan & Katie / Shantz / born May 12, 1900 / died May 24, 1900 / aged 12 days / Sleep on sweet babe and take thy rest / God called thee home He thought it best / Scott, Galt

    2. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, June 15, 1900 - Obituary of Vernon Shantz.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 015681-1899.
      Allen SHANTZ, 24 of Wilmot Tp., born Wilmot Tp., bachelor, farmer, Mennonite, son of Wendel SHANTZ & Nancy BOWMAN to Katy SHERK, 24 of Bridgeport, born Bridgeport, spinster, Mennonite, daughter of Peter SHIRK & Mag. MARTIN on Mar. 1st, 1899 in Berlin. Ceremony witnessed by Josiah CRESSMAN, Waterloo Tp., & Magdalena SHIRK, Bridgeport; performed by Daniel Wismer.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 May 1900 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1900 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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