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

Herbert John Sohrt

Male 1906 - 1993  (87 years)


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  • Name Herbert John Sohrt 
    Born 16 Jan 1906  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-353752 
    Died 5 Sep 1993  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 8 Sep 1993  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I353752  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father John Christian Frederick Sohrt,   b. 1 Jul 1871, Kossuth, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Matilda Maria Ploethner,   b. 2 Feb 1873, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1953, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1901  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F252552  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabelle J. Reid,   b. 1903,   d. 1979  (Age 76 years) 
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F252553  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jan 1906 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Sep 1993 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Sep 1993 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • SOHRT, Herbert John

      Formerly of 235 Church St. S., Cambridge, on Sunday, Sept. 5 1993, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, in his 88th year. Beloved husband of the late Isabelle Reid. Dear brother of Helen (Mrs. Robert Nix) of Cambridge. Lovingly remembered by nieces and nephews. Mrs. Patricia Herzog of Waterloo, Mrs. Barbara Pitcher, Miss Wendy Nix, Kenneth Nix, all of Cambridge and John Ekins of Lindsay. Predeceased by his mother and father, Matilda and John Sohrt and one sister, Margaret Ekins. Herbert was born in Cambridge (Preston) and was a lifelong resident of the area. He was retired from Clawsey-Sohrt Manufacturing, a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and a member of the Preston Lawn Bowling Club for 75 years. He was also an avid sports enthusiast. Friends will be received at the Barthel Funeral Home, 566 Queenston Rd., Cambridge, today (Tuesday) from 3-5 and 7-9 p m. The funeral will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, Sept. 8 1993, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Norris Heubner officiating. Interment in Preston Cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 7 Sep 1993 pg A9

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Herbert John Sohrt Date of Birth:16 Jan 1906 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:John C F Sohrt Mother's name:Matilda Plocthner

    2. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Sohrt/ Isabelle J. Reid/ 1903 -1979/ Herbert J. Sohrt/ 1906 - 1993/ Matilda Ploethner/ 1873 - 1953/ John Sohrt/ 1871 - 1961./ [Flat Markers] Mother/ Father/ Frank/ 1904 - 9 Mts./ Isabel/ 1913 - 5 Mts./ Herbert/ Isabelle.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:John Frederick Sohrt Age:30 Birth Year:abt 1871 Birth Place:Waterloo Tp County Marriage Date:25 Sep 1901 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Nancy Smith Mother:Henry Sohrt Spouse:Matilda Marie Ploethner