Waterloo Region Generations
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Sophia Carolina Stumpf[1, 2]

Female 1876 - 1969  (93 years)


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  • Name Sophia Carolina Stumpf 
    Born 16 Mar 1876  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Sophia Carolina Schedewitz 
    Residence 1895  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25837 
    Died 10 Oct 1969  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Buried 12 Oct 1969  Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID I25837  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Johann Heinrich (Henry) Stumpf,   b. 3 Jul 1850, Arnshain (Kirtorf), Vogelsbergkreis, Giessen, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1910, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Maria Magdalena Gimber,   b. 8 Jun 1850, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1940  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1873  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Family ID F6733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Simon L. Schedewitz,   b. 17 Nov 1872, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1935, Yatton, Peel Twp., Mapleton Township Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1895  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Gertrude Schedewitz,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Rita Schedewitz,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Clayton Schedewitz,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Clayton Henry Schedewitz,   b. 13 Feb 1898, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     5. Gertrude E. Schedewitz,   b. 1900, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1995  (Age 95 years)
     6. Howard W. G. Schedewitz,   b. 1904,   d. 14 Nov 1991, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. Reta Pearl Schedewitz,   b. 10 Jan 1917, Yatton, Peel Twp., Mapleton Township Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 2009  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F6739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Simon Schedewitz - Mrs. Simon Schedewitz, RR 3, Kitchener, died today at St. Mary's Hospital after a brief illness. She was 93. Mrs. Schedewitz, the former Sophia Stumpf was born in Elmira, March 16, 1876, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Stumpf. She lived in the Twin City area for 34 years. She was a member of Hope Lutheran Church. Surviving are two sons, Clayton of Preston and Howard of Kitchener; two daughters, Mrs. H.L. (Gertrude) Weichel of Elmira and Mrs. Carl (Rita) Dunke of Kitchener; one brother, Conrad Stumpf, and two sisters, Mrs. Caroline Aljoe and Mrs. Gertrude Beilstein, all of Kitchener; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Simon, in 1935; four sisters and three brothers. The body will be at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home after 8 pm today where the service will be conducted by Rev. K.L. Zorn, pastor of Hope Church, Sunday at 2: 30 pm. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Elmira.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Howard W.G. Schedewitz - 1991.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Simon L. Schedewitz.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div 1 Page 58 Family 274.

    4. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      In Memory Of/ Simon L. Schedewitz/ Nov. 17, 1872 - Jan. 5, 1935/ His Wife/ Sophia C. Stumpf. Mar. 16, 1876 - Oct. 10, 1969

    5. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 58.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 12513 (1895), Schedewitz-Stumpf.
      Simon Schedewitz, 23, Blacksmith, b. Wellesley Township, res. Linwood, son of John Schedewitz and Maria Lackenbauer married Sophia Stumpf, 19, b. Woolwich Township, res. Woolwich Township, daughter of Henry Stumpf and Maria Gimber, Witness(es): Casper Stumpf of Woolwich Township and Margaretha Schedewitz, 14 July 1895 in Woolwich Township

    7. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Sophia Stumpf - Schedewitz.

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 9634-74.
      Heinrich Stumpf, 23, occ. Mason, b. Germany, res. Woolwich, son of John and Anna Catherine, married Maria Gimber, 23, b. Woolwich, res. same, daughter of Henry and Eve Elizabeth, witnessed by: John Brox and Elizabeth Gimber, both of Woolwich, 17 Nov 1873 at Woolwich

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Mar 1876 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1895 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jul 1895 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 1969 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Oct 1969 - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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