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

William Charles Spiesman

Male Cal 1861 - 1932  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name William Charles Spiesman 
    Born CALC 11 Jun 1861  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Name William Chester Spiesman  [4
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Factory Hand 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    United Bretheren 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352067 
    Died 16 Dec 1932  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Cause: Valvular Heart Disease (years) - Failure of Heart (1 month) 
    Buried 19 Dec 1932  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I352067  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 

    Father Henry Spiessman,   b. 25 Sep 1825, Springfield Township, , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1914  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Charlotte "Lottie" Cheshire,   b. CALC 11 Oct 1831, , Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1883  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1850  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F237253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna Mary "Mary" Mahler,   b. 1848, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1899, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married 2 May 1888  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F251970  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Caroline Zinn,   b. 1873, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1900  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Charlotte Viola Spiesman,   b. 28 Dec 1901, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1995, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F251971  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WM. C. SPIES S MAN

      William Charles Spiessman, who for almost 50 years was a resident of Preston and for many years was an employee of the Canadian Office and School Furniture Company, died late yesterday at his home at 1643 King street. He was in his 72nd year. He had been ill for some time. Besides his window there survives one daughter, Mrs. Edward Town, Preston and one grandchild. The funeral will take place from his late residence Monday afternoon at 2.30 o'clock. Interment will be made in Preston cemetery.

      Kitchener Daily Record 17 Dec 1932 pg 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Waterloo N. Twp. 1881 Page 16.

    2. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 24.

    3. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      William SPIESSMAN/ 1861-1932.

    4. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Amelia MAHLER/ born/ Mar. 15, 1854/ died Oct. 21, 1883/ Mary MAHLER/ wife of W. C. SPIESSMAN/ died Nov. 17, 1889/ in her 49th year

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:William Chester Spiessenan Gender:Male Birth Year:abt 1861 Birth Place:Ontario Age at Death:71 Death Date:16 Dec 1932 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    6. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Henry Spiesmann, 24, wagon maker of Waterloo married 1 Jan 1850 Greenbush by banns to Charlotte Chessher, 17, of Waterloo, wit: Samuel Shine - farmer of Waterloo & Oliver Clemmens - wagon maker of Waterloo

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Wm C Spiessman Age:27 Birth Date:abt 1861 Birth Place:Bridgeport Marriage Date:2 May 1888 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Henry Spiessman Mother:Charlotte Spiessman Spouse:Mary Anahler Spouse's Age:37 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1851 Spouse Birth Place:Preston Spouse Father:George Anahler Spouse Mother:Eliza Anahler

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Caroline Zinn Age: 26 Birth Date: abt 1874 Birth Place: Preston, Ontario Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1900 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father:Henry Zinn Mother:Caroline Mahler Spouse:William C Speissmann Spouse's Age:39 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1861 Spouse Birth Place:Preston, Ontario Spouse Father:Henry Speissmann Spouse Mother:Charlotte Chishire

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CALC 11 Jun 1861 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Factory Hand - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - United Bretheren - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 May 1888 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Dec 1900 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Valvular Heart Disease (years) - Failure of Heart (1 month) - 16 Dec 1932 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Dec 1932 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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