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John Allan Schaaf

Male 1874 - 1949  (75 years)


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  • Name John Allan Schaaf 
    Born 20 Sep 1874  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-352390 
    Died 27 Nov 1949  Clare, Michigan, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 1 Dec 1949  Cherry Grove Cemetery, Clare, Michigan, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I352390  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Louisa Gartung,   b. 3 Sep 1853, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1933, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 29 May 1871  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F252107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gertrude B.,   b. 1878,   d. 1958  (Age 80 years) 
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F252108  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John A. Schaff

      NEW HAMBURG, Dec. 3 — Word has been received here of the death of John A. Schaff, at his home in Clare, Mich., at the age of 75. Mr. Schaff was a native of New Hamburg, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William Schaaf. He was born Sept. 14, 1874 and left here 50 years ago for Alpena, Mich., where he was employed in the retail shoe trade for many years. On his retirement he moved to Clare, Mich. He is survived by his wife and a family of eight children; also two brothers, Henry of Aberdeen, Wash. and William of Meyronen, Sask., at present visiting in New Hamburg, and four sisters, Mrs. Lavina Currie, Mrs. Fred Peine and Clara, all of New Hamburg and Mrs. Gilbert Ball, New Westminster, B.C. The funeral was held Wednesday.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 3 Dec 1949 pg 5




  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:John Allan Schaaf Date of Birth:20 Sep 1874 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:William Schaaf Mother's name:Louisa Gartung

    2. [S2469] Death.
      Name:John Allen Schaaf Sr Gender:Male Marital Status:Married Birth Date:Sep, 1874 Birth Place:New Hamburg, Ontario Death Date:27 Nov 1949 Death Place:Clare, Clare, Michigan, USA Death Age:75 File Number:002808 Father:Wm Schaaf Mother:Louise Gartung

    3. [S2465] Burial.
      Burial:Cherry Grove Cemetery, ClareClare County, Michigan, USA, Plot: Block 31

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Louisa Gartung Born: New Hamburg Ont Age: 18 Born: abt 1853 Father: Ernst Gartung Mother: Catharina Gartung Spouse: Wm Schaaf Age: 23 Born: abt 1848 born: Wilmot Tp Ont Father: Henry Schaaf Mother: Christina Schaaf married 29 May 1871 married: Waterloo, New Hamburg

    5. [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

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