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

Otto Wachsmuth

Male 1882 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Otto Wachsmuth 
    Born 14 Jun 1882  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Business 7 Arthur Street N., Elmira, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Otto Wachsmuth's Boot and Shoe 
    Residence 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Shoe Maker 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Salesman, Bookstore 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Baptist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-26136 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I26136  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father William Wachsmuth,   b. 29 Sep 1820, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1898  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Fredericka Geiger,   b. 5 Apr 1851, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1907, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1871  [5
    Family ID F6808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marnie Klippert,   b. Dec 1884, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Arthur Wachsmuth,   b. Oct 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F169397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Henry N. Lapsley ran a shoe store in the Chapman brick block where Jack Courtney now has his office, and John Limpert where Cliff Kreig has his confectionery store. Jack sold out to Otto Wachsmuth who closed out here and went and opened a florist's shop at Chatham.


      Le Rue De Commerce, Other Times Other Customs Other Days Other Ways, Winfield Brewster 1954

  • Sources 
    1. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B Page 8.

    2. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 8.

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 23 Page 2.

    4. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 24.

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Apr. 13, 1871.
      Mar. 23, 1871 William Wachsmuth of Elmira and Friederika Geiger of Woolwich, by Rev. Hoelsche

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jun 1882 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - Otto Wachsmuth's Boot and Shoe - - 7 Arthur Street N., Elmira, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Maker - 1901 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Salesman, Bookstore - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Baptist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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