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

John Maurer[1, 2]

Male 1860 - 1953  (92 years)


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  • Name John Maurer 
    Born 1 Oct 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical Association 
    Occupation 1882  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Residence 1911  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer, Own Farm 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-31208 
    Died 21 Apr 1953  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I31208  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Father Johann Michael "Michael" Maurer,   b. 17 Jan 1833, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1906, Clifford, Minto Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Margaretha Bender,   b. 5 Mar 1831, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Family ID F8447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ruppel,   b. CALC 15 Feb 1861, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1892, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1884  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Arthur William Maurer,   b. 1 Nov 1884, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Walter J. Maurer,   b. 1 Nov 1884, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1974, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Edna P. Maurer,   b. 23 Feb 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1933, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Edith Maurer,   b. Aug 1891, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Eda May Maurer,   b. 19 Aug 1891, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F8181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Magdalena Scheifele,   b. 15 Jul 1868, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1906, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Children 
     1. Ezra G. Maurer,   b. 2 Dec 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1982  (Age 87 years)
     2. Allanoise Maurer,   b. 13 Feb 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Arletta Barbara Maurer,   b. 13 Jun 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Victoria Catherine Maurer,   b. 20 Jun 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Miriam Martha Maurer,   b. 8 Oct 1904, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1998, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F14574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Susan Harriet Duncan,   b. May 1858, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1943, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Children 
     1. Vivian Maurer,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F168176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Maurer, 92, Bridgeport, died last night at St. Mary's Hospital following a brief illness. A son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Michael Maurer, he was born Oct. ,1860, and farmed in Woolwich Township until retiring in 1936. He then made his home with his daughter, Mrs. Wilfred (Miriam) Underwood.

      Bridgeport. He was a member of the Bridgeport Evangelical United Brethern Church. Surviving are two sons, Walter, Elmira; Ezra, Floradale; three daughters, Mrs. Underwood; Mrs. Victoria Hebel, Bridgeport, and Mrs. Colson (Edith) Jefferson, Kitchener. Also surviving are 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and one sister. The body will rest at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home until Friday morning when removal will be made in the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor, Elmira where the funeral service will be held Saturday at ? p.m. Interment will be in the Elmira Cemetery


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 22 Apr 1953

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, Edna Maurer to Franklin Hamel 1909.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 6 Oct 1892.
      Sept. 23, 1892 Mary Maurer, nee Ruppel, wife of John Maurer, died in Woolwich at age of 31 years, 7 months & 8 days.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John Maurer Born: Ontario Age: 22 Father: Rev Mich Maurer Mother: Maurer Maurer Born: abt 1860 Spouse: Mary Ruppel Age: 21 born: Elmira Ont Father: Ruppel Mother: Ruppel married 18 Mar 1882

    4. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 11.

    5. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 17 Page 8.

    6. [S235] Census - ON, Bruce, Carrick - 1881, Div 3 Pg 64.

    7. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      M/ John Maurer/ Born 1860 - Died 1953/ His Wives/ Susan Maurer/ Born 1858 - Died 1943/ Martha M, Maurer/ Born July 15, 1868 - Died Feb. 5, 1906/ Aged 37 Yrs. 6 Mo. 20 Dys./ Right - Allanoise/ Maurer/ Born/ Feb. 13, 1896/ Died/ Sept. 16, 1896.

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

    9. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 16 Page 2.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Oct 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical Association - 1881 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1882 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Mar 1884 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, Own Farm - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Apr 1953 - 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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