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

Catherine Ritter[1]

Female 1886 - 1982  (96 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Catherine Ritter 
    Born 25 Sep 1886  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Catherine Hemmerich 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1911  Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1974  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-26574 
    Died 15 Dec 1982  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Conestogo, Woolwich, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I26574  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Valentine Ritter,   b. 22 Jul 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Catherine Elizabeth "Katie" Eix,   b. 27 Sep 1859, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1920, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1879  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F6949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William S. Hemmerich,   b. 22 Apr 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1956, West Montrose, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hilda Catherine Hemmerich,   b. 1909, near, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 2010, North York, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     2. Beatrice Hemmerich,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Reta Marie Hemmerich,   b. 17 Aug 1910, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F165345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HEMMERICH, Mrs. William - On Wednesday, Dec. 15, 1982, at Pinehaven Nursing Home, 229 Lexington Rd., Waterloo, Catherine Ritter, age 96 years, of Elmira and formerly of RR 1, West Montrose.

      Beloved wife of the late William Hemmerich; dear mother of Mrs. Reta Snyder of RR 1, Breslau, Mrs. Arthur (Hilda) Jury of Willowdale, Mrs. William (Beatrice) Hall of RR 1, Ariss; sister of Mrs. Valentina Fischer of Kitchener. Also survived by seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

      Predeceased by two sisters and two brothers.

      Friends may call at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira after 7 pm this evening until Saturday noon, when removal will be made to St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Conestogo for funeral service at 2 pm. Interment in the adjoining cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of William S. Hemmerich.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 37535-1886 Catherine Ritter.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 13.

    4. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 13 page 4.

    5. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 32.

    6. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist.. 13 Page 2.

    7. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Charles Ritter - 2 May 1974.

    8. [S18] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration index (needs checking to original registration), 010778-1879.

    9. [S71] Family history of Eix family, handwritten by Catherine Betzler and Henry Eix about 1900.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Sep 1886 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1974 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Dec 1982 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth