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

Elizabeth "Lizzie" Kercher

Female 1857 - 1943  (86 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth "Lizzie" Kercher 
    Born 22 Mar 1857  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth "Lizzie" Grosz 
    Name Elizabeth Kircher 
    Name Lizzie Kercher 
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1921  Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-278680 
    Died 25 May 1943  [6
    Buried Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I278680  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Johann George "George" Kercher,   b. 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1893, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Katharina "Catherine" Adolf,   b. CALC 20 Sep 1824, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1893, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Family ID F222288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilhelm "William" Grosz,   b. 9 Aug 1851, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1931, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Wesley Grosz,   b. 6 Aug 1889, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1956, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Alfred G. Grosz,   b. 7 Mar 1891, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1942, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. Sanetta Barbara Grosz,   b. 12 Mar 1896, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     4. Saloma Grosz,   b. 10 Oct 1899, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F18633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MRS. ELIZABETH GROSZ

      Mrs. Elizabeth Grosz, widow of the late William Grosz of Erbs. ville, died yesterday afternoon at the age of 86 years after a lingering illness. Born in Wellesley Township. Mrs. Grosz had lived in the vicinity of Erbsville all her life. She was a member of St Paul's Laitheran Church. Erbsville.

      Surviving are one son, Wesley at home, two daughters, Mrs. Sanetta Muegge. Waterloo, and Miss Saloma Grosz at home, one sister, Mrs. Nosh Sittler, Waterloo, and three grandchildren. One son, Alfred. predeceased her; nine months ago.

      The funeral will be held Friday afternoon with service at the Erbsville Lutheran Church at 2:30. Interment will take place in the Erbsville Cemetery. The remains will rest at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home until 1 o'clock Friday afternoon when they will be removed to the church. Rev. C. S. Roberts of Waterloo will conduct the services.

  • Sources 
    1. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-4 Page 12.

    2. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 4 Page 4.

    3. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 40.

    4. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Div. 9 Page 52.

    5. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Erbsville Sub Dist 4 1921 Page 9.

    6. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/57493043.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1857 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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