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

John Edward "Edward" Schnarr

Male 1891 - 1974  (82 years)


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  • Name John Edward "Edward" Schnarr 
    Born 6 Nov 1891  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Edward John Schnarr 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Barber, Barber Shop 
    Residence 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Roman Catholic 
    Residence 1913  11 Arthur Place, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1921  Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Barber, own ? 
    Residence 1921  Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-351653 
    Died 20 Sep 1974  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Cause: Heart Attack 
    Buried 23 Sep 1974  Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I351653  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 

    Father William J. Schnarr,   b. 24 Aug 1867, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Annie Mary Schickler,   b. 26 Jan 1868, St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1929, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1890  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F186210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Elenora Schneider,   b. 22 Jun 1888, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1971, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1912  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Rosalia Magdalena Schnarr,   b. 9 Sep 1913, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1917, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
     2. Harry Edward Schnarr,   b. 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 2002, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Delores Mary Schnarr,   b. 1916, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 2008, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     4. Marie Schnarr,   b. 8 Nov 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 2000  (Age 81 years)
     5. Gerald Bruce Schnarr,   b. 24 May 1922, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F251820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SCHNARR, J. Edward

      At the home of his son, Harry, 14 Bridge Street East, Kitchener, on Friday, Sept. 20, 1974, suddenly following a heart attack. John Edward Schnarr, age 82 years and formerly a resident of Oak Street for many years. Mr. Schnarr was born in Waterloo, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Schnarr, he had been a resident of the Twin City area all his life and owned and operated barber shops in the Twin Cities for many years. He retired in 1970.

      Mr. Schnarr was a member of St John's RC Church, past-president of the Holy Name Society of the church and a member of the Waterloo Legion. Husband of Ida Eleanora Schneider, who predeceased him in June, 1971, father of Delores (Mrs, Walter Schmitt), Marie (Mrs. Arthur Lang), Harry and Gerald Schnarr, all of Kitchener; brother of George and Madeline (Mrs. Hector Lavery), both of Kitchener and Mary of Sarnia. Nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren also survive. Mr. Schnarr was predeceased by a daughter Rosana and by three brothers.

      Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. West, Kitchener, where the parish rosary will be recited Sunday, at 8 p.m. Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Monday at 9: 30 a.m., followed by funeral mass at St. John's RC Church at 10. Interment Parkview cemetery, Waterloo.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 21 Sep 1974 pg 27

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-4 Page 4.

    2. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 44 Pg. 12.

    3. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Erbsville Sub Dist 4 1921 Page 7.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:John Edward Schnare Date of Birth:6 Nov 1891 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:William Schnare Mother's name:Annie Schickler

    5. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, P., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, P. (1891). John Edward Schnarr (1891-1974) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 1 August 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/105453369/john-edward-schnarr.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: William Schnarr
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 04 Nov 1890
      Event Place: St Clements, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 23
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1867, Waterloo
      Occ: Brickmaker - St. Clements
      Father's Name: Gregory Schnarr
      Mother's Name: Mary Baumgaertner
      Spouse's Name: Anna Mary Schickler
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 22
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1868 St. Clements
      Res: St. Clements
      Spouse's Father's Name: Joseph Schickler
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Anna Mack

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:John Edward Schnarr Age:21 Birth Date:abt 1891 Marriage Date:3 Jul 1912 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Wm Schnarr Mother:Anne Schickler Spouse:Ida Schneider Spouse's Age:24 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1888 Spouse Father:Anton Schneider Spouse Mother:Magdalena Haller

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Nov 1891 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Barber, Barber Shop - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Jul 1912 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Barber, own ? - 1921 - Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1921 - Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Heart Attack - 20 Sep 1974 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Sep 1974 - Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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