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

John Robert Schamber

Male 1900 - 1987  (86 years)


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  • Name John Robert Schamber 
    Born 29 Mar 1900  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-373265 
    Died 21 Mar 1987  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I373265  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2022 

    Father Christian Schamber,   b. 10 Sep 1869, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1946, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Catherine Anna Stueck,   b. 21 Jan 1876, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 65 years) 
    Family ID F52906  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Adelia Lenora Annette Knechtel,   b. 8 Aug 1908, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 2001, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1931  [2
    Children 
     1. Clarence Schamber
     2. Carolyn "Carol" Schamber
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F257288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Schamber, John Robert - Suddenly, on Saturday, March 21, 1987, at his residence, RR 1, New Hamburg. John was born 86 years ago, a son of the late Christian Schamber and the former Catherine Stuek. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, New Hamburg, He was a breeder and showman of prize winning Clydesdale horses and was also involved in Yorkshire swine breeding. Beloved husband of the former Adelia Knechtel. Lovingly remembered by one son, Clarence, at home and a daughter Carolyn (Carol) Fischer of St. Jacobs. Sadly missed by two grandchildren Gerald and Bradley Fischer, one brother Leslie of Tavistock and one sister, Mrs. Clara Schmidt of Milverton. Predeceased by one sister, Alice and two brothers in infancy.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of John Robert Schamber - 1987.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Adelia Schamber - 16 Nov 2001.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1900 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Mar 1987 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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