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

Mary Adaline Witmer

Female 1850 - 1929  (78 years)


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  • Name Mary Adaline Witmer 
    Born 23 May 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Adeline Witmer 
    Name Mary Adaline Connawarf 
    Religion 1861  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00135-8351 
    Died 29 Jan 1929  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: heart lesion, valvular heart trouble 
    Person ID I3737  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Martin Witmer,   b. 22 Apr 1800, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1853  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Catherine Redinger,   b. 7 Jan 1812, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1877, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Family ID F1197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Connawarf,   b. 14 Nov 1850, , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1925, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1877  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Mabel Connawarf
     2. Olive Beatrice Connawarf,   b. 5 Jun 1879, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Eric Leonard Connawarf,   b. 23 Mar 1881, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1911  (Age 30 years)
     4. Lee Martin Connawarf,   b. 26 Dec 1883, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F1208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mary Adline Witmer, "twin sister to Catherine, was born May 23rd, 1850. She resides in Galt and is married to Charles Connawarf, a wage-earner. They have four children, namely: Mabel, Olive, Eric, and Lee."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 684.

    2. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-5 Page 9.

    3. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Mary Adaline Connawarf d. 29 Jan 1929 Galt, b. 10 May 1849 Canada d/o Martin Whitmer (b. Alsace Loraine) & Kathariner Readinger (b. Toronto) cause: heart lesion, valvular heart trouble

    4. [S1837] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1861, Div. 2 Page 12.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011115-77.
      011115-77 (Waterloo Co.) Charles CONWERF (s/b CONNAWARF), 26, farmer, Germany, Hespeler, s/o Henry & Elizabeth married Maria Adeline WITMER, 25, Canada, Hespeler, d/o Martin & Catharine, witn Enoch E. & Pamela Y. EATON both of Hespeler, 1 January 1877 in Berlin.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 May 1850 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1861 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jan 1877 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: heart lesion, valvular heart trouble - 29 Jan 1929 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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