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

Henry Madter

Male 1879 - 1939  (60 years)


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  • Name Henry Madter 
    Born 25 Feb 1879  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farm Laborer 
    Residence 1904  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-28568P 
    Died 13 Jun 1939  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Buried 16 Jun 1939  Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Person ID I28568  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Frederick Madter,   b. 9 Feb 1833, Biedershausen, , Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1918  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Magdelena Walch,   b. 14 Sep 1843, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1930, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Family ID F19923  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lily May Bauer,   b. 26 Oct 1880, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 10 Aug 1904  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Children 
     1. Earl Willard Rauburn Madter,   b. 16 Mar 1905, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1991  (Age 86 years)
     2. Iva Otilla Madter,   b. 18 Nov 1906, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1911  (Age 4 years)
     3. Henry Madter,   b. 31 Mar 1912, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912
     4. Ruth Marie Madter,   b. Feb 1915,   d. 2000  (Age ~ 84 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F4067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Feb 1879 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1904 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Aug 1904 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Jun 1939 - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Henry Madter - By Record Correspondent - New Dundee, June 15 - Henry Madter, 60, prominent Wilmot Township farmer, died Tuesday evening at Hamilton General Hospital. In failing health for some time, deceased failed to rally following an operation. Mr. Madter was born on Feb. 25, 1879, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Madter. He was married to Lilian Bauer in 1904. He was a member of St. James' Lutheran Church. Surviving are his widow, one daughter, Ruth of Hamilton, one son, Willard, five sisters, Mrs. Charlotte Kramp of Walkerton, Mrs. Minnie Krause of Brooklyn, N.Y., Mrs. Irvin Sararas, New Dundee, Mrs. Mervin Bowman, Pinehill, Mrs. Herman Reiha of Kitchener, three brothers, Fred of Washington, D.C. Jacob of Waterloo and Herbert of Pinehill, and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be private on Friday afternoon at two o'clock from the residence to St. James' Lutheran Church, New Dundee, for public services, with interment in Blenheim Cemetery, Rev. W.J. Goos will officiate.

      Kitchener Daily Record Jun 15 1939 pg 17

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      Henry Madter
      (By Chronicle Correspondent)

      New Dundee - the death of Mr. Henry Madter prominent Wilmot township farmer, occurred at the Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday evening, June 13th. Mr. Madter, in failing health for some time, was forced to undergo a serious operation from which he sailed to rally. Deceased, who was in his 61st year, was born February 25, 1879, and was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Madter. He was married to Miss Lilly May Bauer in 1904, who with one son, Willard, of Hamilton, and one daughter, Ruth, at home as well as three grandchildren, are left to mourn his passing. One daughter, Iva May, predeceased him at the age of three years. There are also surviving five sisters: Charlotte (Mrs. Kramp) of Walkerton, Minnie (Mrs. Krause) of Brooklyn, N.Y., Annie (Mrs. Irvin Sararas) of New Dundee, Mary (Mrs. Mervyn Bowman) of Wilmot, Orillia (Mrs. Herman Rieha) of Kitchener, and three brothers, Frederick of Spokane, Wash., Jacob of Waterloo, and Hubert of Wilmot. Mr. Madter was a faithful member of St. James Lutheran Church, New Dundee. A private funeral service for the deceased will be held at his late residence at two o'clock on Friday afternoon, followed by a public service at the St. James Lutheran Church, New dude, with Rev. W. Goos in charge. Interment will be made in the family plot at the Blenheim cemetery.

      The Waterloo Chronicle Jun 16 1939 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 018812-04 Lilie May Bauer.
      Henry MADLER, 25, farmer, New Dundee, New Dundee, s/o Frederick MADLER & Magdalene WALCH married Lillie May BAUER, 23, Petersburg, Petersburg, d/o Henry BAUER & Mary CRESSMAN, witn: Mrs. F. LOEB & Mrs. Ed WEILER both of Baden, 10 August 1904 in Baden.

    2. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-2 Page 14.

    3. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 33.

    4. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 8 Page 3.

    5. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Henry Madter/ 1879-1939/ Lily May Bauer/ his wife/ 1880-1946

    6. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 6.

    7. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Henry Madter - Jun 15 1939 pg 17.