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

Emma E. Ruthig[1, 2]

Female 1886 - 1963  (77 years)


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  • Name Emma E. Ruthig 
    Born 8 Sep 1886  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Emma E. Schaefer 
    Occupation 1901  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Servant 
    Residence 1911  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-85074P 
    Died 20 Nov 1963  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Buried 23 Nov 1963  Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I371242  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 

    Father John W. Ruthig,   b. 17 Mar 1848, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1931, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Paulina Ritz,   b. 1 Sep 1860, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1929, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1884  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F22418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles William Schaefer,   b. 21 May 1881, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1917, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1906  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Delores Schaefer,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Marie Schaefer,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Grace Schaefer,   b. 1 Oct 1906,   d. 5 Nov 2003, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     4. Deloras Schaefer,   b. Dec 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Marie Elsie Schaefer,   b. Aug 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1996  (Age ~ 85 years)
     6. Walter John Schaefer,   b. 2 Jul 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1952, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     7. Lorne Alfred Schaefer,   b. 10 May 1915, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1966, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F256601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Charles W. Schaefer - By Record Staff Writer - New Hamburg - Mrs. Charles W. Schaefer, 77, of 225 Waterloo St., died Wednesday at K-W Hospital, Kitchener. She was the former Emma Ruthig, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Ruthig. She was born in Wellesley Township and had operated the Schaefer grocery store in New Hamburg for 52 years. She was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church. Her husband died in 1917, and a son, Walter, died in 1952. Surviving are a son, Lorne of New Hamburg; three daughters, Mrs. Nicholas (Grace) Klassen and Mrs. Constantine (Delores) Klassen, both of New Hamburg, and Marie of Kitchener; one brother, Alfred of New Hamburg and nine grandchildren. The body will be at the Futher-Omand Funeral Home until noon Saturday when removal will be made to St. Peter's Lutheran Church for a service at 2 pm. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Grace Schaefer - Klassen - 2003.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Walter John Schaefer.

    3. [S307] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1901, New Hamburg (Village) E-2 Page 5.

    4. [S307] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1901, New Hamburg (Village) E-1 Page 12.

    5. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 2;.

    6. [S153] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Riverside New Hamburg CC#4564 Internet Link.
      In Loving Memory/ Emma E. Schaefer/ Nee Ruthig/ 1886-1963

    7. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Emma Ruthig - Schaefer.

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Charles Schafer
      Event Type:Marriage
      Event Date:16 Apr 1906
      Event Place:New Hamburg, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender:Male
      Age:23
      Birth Year (Estimated):1883
      Father's Name:Valentine Schafer
      Mother's Name:Mary Grube
      Spouse's Name:Emma Ruthig
      Spouse's Gender:Female
      Spouse's Age:19
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):1887
      Spouse's Father's Name:John Ruthig
      Spouse's Mother's Name:Panfina Ritz

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1886 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1901 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Apr 1906 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Nov 1963 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Nov 1963 - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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