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

Christian D. Roth

Male 1867 - 1954  (86 years)


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  • Name Christian D. Roth 
    Born 27 Jun 1867  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-28461 
    Died 25 Jun 1954  [1
    Buried East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I28461  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Nicholas L. Roth,   b. Abt 1825, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Anna Diener,   b. Abt 1825, Of, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F7443  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Kropf,   b. 5 Nov 1871, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1972, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1894  [1
    Children 
     1. Amanda Roth,   b. 25 Aug 1895, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Elizabeth Roth,   b. 24 Jun 1898, Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1904  (Age 5 years)
     3. Elam Roth,   b. 1900,   d. 1983  (Age 83 years)
     4. Ida Magdalena Roth,   b. 26 May 1904, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1997, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     5. Alvina Roth,   b. 1910, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 2004, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F7440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Gospel Herald - Volume XLVII , Number 34 - August 24, 1954 --- page 814, 815

      Roth, Christian D., son of N. L. and Anna (Diener) Roth, was born in East Zorra, Ont., June 27, 1867; passed to his eternal reward June 25, 1954, at the home of his daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Bender, Tavistock, Ont.; aged 87 years less 2 days. In his early youth he accepted Christ as his Saviour and united with the East Zorra A.M. Church, remaining faithful to the end. On Feb. 27, 1894, he was united in marriage to Nancy Kropf and they lived together for over 60 years. He leaves to mourn his loving companion, one son and 3 daughters (Elam, of Tavistock; Amanda-Mrs. Aaron Stoltzfus, Parkesburg, Pa.; Ida-Mrs. Clarence Bender, of Tavistock; Alvina-Mrs. Elam Cressman, of New Hamurg). One daughter (Elizabeth) preceded him in death. Eleven grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren also survive. He was the last surviving member of a family of nine. Funeral services were held at the East Zorra A. M. Church in charge of Joel Swartzentruber and Henry Yantzi. Interment was made in the adjoining cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 24, 1954 obituary of Christian D. Roth.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jun 1867 - East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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