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

Louisa Gartung

Female 1853 - 1933  (79 years)


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  • Name Louisa Gartung 
    Born 3 Sep 1853  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Louisa Schaaf 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352389 
    Died 21 Aug 1933  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis (15 years) - Endocarditis (10 years) - Myocardial Failure 
    Buried 24 Aug 1933  Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I352389  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family William Schaaf,   b. 20 Sep 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1910, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 29 May 1871  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. John Allan Schaaf,   b. 20 Sep 1874, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1949, Clare, Michigan, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F252107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Sep 1853 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 May 1871 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis (15 years) - Endocarditis (10 years) - Myocardial Failure - 21 Aug 1933 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 24 Aug 1933 - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Death of Mrs. Schaaf.

      A highly esteemed and lifelong resident of New Hamburg, Mrs. Louisa Schaaf, passed to her eternal rest on Monday morning, August 21st, following an illness of six months duration due to old age. She would have been 80 years old on Sept. 6th. The late Mrs. Schaaf was born in New Hamburg, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Gartung and spent her whole life here, taking great interest in women's work and especially in the activities of Trinity Lutheran Church of which she was a devoted and faithful member all her life. She was married in 1870 to William Schaaf who predeceased her on August 20th, 1910. There are left in bereavement three sons and five daughters, Henry, of Aberdeen, Washington, John of Claire, Mich., William, of Meyponne, Sask., Mrs. D. Currie, of Fort Francis, Mrs. Fred Peine, New Hamburg, Mrs. James Gough, of Dyment, Miss Clara at home and Mrs. G. Ball, of New Westminster, B.C. The funeral was held yesterday afternoon with private service at the home and public service in Trinity Lutheran Church followed by interment in the family plot in Riverside cemetery. The funeral services were conducted by the pastor, Rev. H. R. Mosig. A large circle of sorrowing relatives and friends attended the funeral and many floral tribute's were sent by relatives and friends.

      New Hamburg Independent 25 Aug 1933 pg 5

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Louisa Schaaf Gender:Female Birth Year:abt 1854 Birth Place:Ontario Age at Death: 79 Death Date:21 Aug 1933 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Ernst Gartung Mother:Anna Burkhardt

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Louisa Gartung Age:18 Birth Date:abt 1853 Birth Place:New Hamburg, Ontario Marriage Date:29 May 1871 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Ernst Gartung Mother:Catharina Gartung Spouse:Wm Schaaf Spouse's Age:23 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1848 Spouse Birth Place:Wilmot Tp Ont Spouse Father:Henry Schaaf Spouse Mother:Christina Schaaf