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Anna Gertrute "Gertrude" Lanz

Anna Gertrute "Gertrude" Lanz

Female 1798 - 1872  (74 years)

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  • Name Anna Gertrute "Gertrude" Lanz 
    Born 2 May 1798  , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Anna Gertrute "Gertrude" Ratz 
    Name Garhutte Lanz  [5
    Residence 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Evangelist 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Evangelist 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Wesleyan Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-43183 
    Died 14 Jul 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Cause: palsy old age about 4 yrs ill 
    Buried Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I43183  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Family Valentine Ratz,   b. 12 Aug 1798,   d. 28 Dec 1870, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married
    Valentine and Gertrude (Lanz) Ratz
    Valentine and Gertrude (Lanz) Ratz
    Children 
     1. John Jacob "Jacob" Ratz,   b. 21 Aug 1828, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1919  (Age 91 years)
     2. Henry Ratz,   b. 9 Nov 1830, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1881  (Age 50 years)
     3. Reeve John Ratz,   b. 7 Dec 1833, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1889, Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     4. Maria Ratz,   b. 8 Feb 1840, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1923, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. John George "George" Ratz,   b. 22 Jan 1843, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1932, Powasssan, Parry Sound District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F11278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Valentine and Gertrude (Lanz) Ratz
    Valentine and Gertrude (Lanz) Ratz

  • Notes 
    • Gertrude's mother died on board the ship coming to North America in 1828. Her name was Anna Gertraud Fleischauer wife of Jacob Lanz

  • Sources 
    1. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 17.

    2. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 2 Page 17.

    3. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 2 Page 16.

    4. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 26699 (1872).
      Anna Gartrude Ratz, d. 14 jul 1872 Wilmot, aged 74y, 4m, 12d, b. Kur Hessia Darmstadt, Germany, cause: palsy old age about 4 yrs ill

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Ludwig Eydt b. Wilmot Township res: Wilmot Township Age: 21 born abt 1837 father: John mother: Christine married Maria Ratz b. Waterloo father: Valentine mother: Garthutte married 18 May 1858 county: Waterloo

    6. [S3172] Find A Grave, Anna Gertrude Lantz Ratz (1798 - 1872) - Find A Grave Memorial. (2017). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 7 October 2017, from https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=156111971&ref=acom.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelist - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wesleyan Methodist - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: palsy old age about 4 yrs ill - 14 Jul 1872 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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