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

Joseph Franklin Shagena

Male 1871 - 1942  (71 years)


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  • Name Joseph Franklin Shagena 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    RC 
    Born 17 Feb 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/134550893 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-317937 
    Died 23 Sep 1942  Argyle, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I317937  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Ludwig Franz "Louis" Schagena,   b. 29 Sep 1842, Soppe Le Haut, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1904, Argyle, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Margareth "Margaret" Biemchen,   b. 29 Sep 1842, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1914, Austin Center, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F242500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Argyle, Sept. 24 - Joseph Shagena, 71, prominent Argyle township farmer, died late Wednesday afternoon in his home near here after a long illness.

      Mr. Shagena was born Feb. 17, 1871 in Waterloo, Ont., and came here with his parents when he was a small boy. He married Miss Mary Barr in Wheatland township, Oct. 31, 1892.

      Surviving are his widow; three sons, Vern, Cecil and Fay Shagena, all of Detroit; five daughters, Mrs. J. D. Herdell, Argyle; Mrs. Leo Molloso, Detroit, Mrs. Claude Brott, Mrs. Samuel Garner and Mrs. Fred Erbe, all of Port Huron; two brothers, Peter Shagena, Argyle, and Barney Shagena, Wheatland township; a sister, Mrs. Mary Hunter, Argyle; 16 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

      Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Argyle Methodist church. Rev. Fred Wager, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Downing cemetery.

      The Times Herald (Port Huron, Michigan) Thu, Sep 24, 1942 Copyright © 2018 Newspapers.com. All Rights Reserved.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2222] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township (North) - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 10.

    2. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/134550893.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RC - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Feb 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1942 - Argyle, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Downing Cemetery, Deckerville, Sanilac, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
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