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

Edna Catherine Lein

Female 1890 - 1962  (71 years)


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  • Name Edna Catherine Lein 
    Born 26 Oct 1890  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Church Membership St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Name Edna Catherine Schmitt 
    Residence 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1962  65 Cameron St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-26639 
    Died 3 Jan 1962  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Person ID I26639  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Father John B. Lein,   b. 5 Mar 1864, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1921, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Margareth Klinck,   b. 12 Nov 1864, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1951  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 19 May 1889  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F6968  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George William "William" "Bill" Schmitt,   b. 20 Jan 1890, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1982, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 23 Jun 1914  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Carl J. Schmitt,   d. Bef 2006
     2. Arthur G. Schmitt
     3. Esther Lillian Schmitt,   b. 1917,   d. 24 Apr 2007  (Age 90 years)
     4. Roy William Schmitt,   b. 1922,   d. 26 Apr 2006  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F233150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. G. William Schmitt, 71, of 65 Cameron St. North, Kitchener died Wednesday, January 3, at her home after a lengthy illness. Born Edna Catherine Lein in Elmira, Oct. 26, 1890, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John B. Lein. She was a Kitchener resident for the past 47 years and a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Her husband, to whom she was married in Elmira June 23, 1914, survives. Surviving also are three sons, Carl J., Arthur G. and Roy W., all of Kitchener; one daughter, Mrs. Stanley (Esther) Fischer, of Kitchener; one sister, Mrs. E. J. (Lillian) Shoemaker of Kitchener and 10 grandchildren. Funeral was conducted Friday at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home by Rev. Arthur Eissfeldt. Burial was in Union Cemetery, Elmira.


      Elmira Signet 4 Jan 1962

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 33988-1890 Edna Catherine Lein.

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

    3. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Mrs. G. William Schmitt - 4 Jan 1962.

    4. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 22.

    5. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Schmitt/ G. William Schmitt/ 1890-1982/ His Wife/ Edna C. Lein/ 1890-1962

    6. [S18] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration index (needs checking to original registration), 012167-1889.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Oct 1890 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jun 1914 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1962 - 65 Cameron St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Jan 1962 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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