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

Levi Allen Gehl

Male 1865 - 1942  (77 years)


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  • Name Levi Allen Gehl 
    Born 5 Sep 1865  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-350507 
    Died 8 Oct 1942  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 11 Oct 1942  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I350507  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family 1 Elizabeth Schnaeringer,   b. 25 Apr 1866, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1915, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 24 May 1892  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Victor Henry Richard Gehl,   b. 10 Feb 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F251386  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Magadalena Ehrhardt,   b. 20 Feb 1874, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1919  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F251550  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1865 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 May 1892 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Apr 1919 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Oct 1942 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Oct 1942 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • LEVI ALLEN GEHL

      PRESTON, Oct. 9 \emdash Ailing for the past three years and seriously ill for the past six months, Levi Allen Gehl, wellknown Preston resident, died at his home here yesterday afternoon. He was in his 78th year. Born in Freeport, the late Mr. Gehl farmed there until 23 years ago when he came to Preston, making his home here since that time. He was employed at the Otto Homuth and Sons, Ltd., plant until three years ago when illness necessitated his retirement. The deceased was a past noble grand of Cambridge Lodge, 1.0.0.F., Preston and also a member of the Encampment, having been treasurer of the Encampment for a number of years. The late Mr. Gehl was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and a former member of the church council. Surviving are his wife, formerly Mary Levandusky; a stepdaughter, Mrs. James Mathieson, Port Credit; a stepson, Harold Levandusky, Preston, and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at the residence, 223 Dover Street, Preston, on Sunday at 2: 30. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 9 Oct 1942 pg 17

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Front] G/ Levi A. Gehl/ Born Sept. 5, 1865/ Died Oct. 8, 1942/ Aged 77 Yrs. 1 Mo. 3 D./ Elizabeth Schnaeringer/ Wife Of Levi Gehl/ Born Apr. 25, 1866/ Died Dec. 11, 1915/ Aged 49 Yrs. 7 Mo. 16 D./ Gehl/ [Back] Victor Gehl/ Born Feb. 10, 1892/ Died Feb. 24, 1892.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Levi Gehl Age:26 Birth Date:abt 1866 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date:24 May 1892 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Richard Gehl Mother:Rebecca Gehl Spouse:Elizabeth Schnoesinger Spouse's Age:25 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1867 Spouse Birth Place:Waterloo Township Spouse Father:Henry Schnoesinger Spouse Mother:Catherine Schnoesinger

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Levi Gehl Age:53 Birth Date:abt 1866 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date: 3 Apr 1919 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Richard Gehl Mother:Rebecca Toman Spouse:Mary Levandwsky Spouse's Age:48 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1871 Spouse Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Spouse Father:William Ehrhardt Spouse Mother:Barbara Albrecht