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

Wendel Buckler Sherk

Male 1857 - 1914  (57 years)


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  • Name Wendel Buckler Sherk 
    Born 17 May 1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name W. B. Sherk 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    United Bretheren 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Photographer 
    Sherk,WendelBuckler-0001-3D-ImageLakeSuperior.jpg
    Sherk,WendelBuckler-0001-3D-ImageLakeSuperior.jpg
    Images, P., (Pre-1940), V., Goods, S., Fishing, O., & Ontario, D. (2018). CPR Scenes Trout Fishing Vintage Stereoscope card W.B. Sherk Waterloo Ontario | eBay. eBay. Retrieved 22 July 2018, from https://www.ebay.ca/itm/CPR-Scenes-Trout-Fishing-Vintage-Stereoscope-card-W-B-Sherk-Waterloo-Ontario/113158398598?hash=item1a58c42286%3Ag%3AAP8AAOSwyedbUSGl&_sop=10&_nkw=waterloo+ontario&_sacat=0&_from=R40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40%7CR40&rt=nc
    Occupation 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cement Work 
    Religion 1911  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number 00101-5620 
    Died 17 Sep 1914  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I43365  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Abraham Sherk,   b. 7 Jul 1817, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1898  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Louisa "Lucy" Buckler,   b. 9 Feb 1828, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1905  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1845  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • The marriage record recorded by Rev. Strang gives Oct 3rd not 30th as recorded by Ezra Eby.
    Family ID F1398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Elizabeth Coulter,   b. 1852, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 48 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1883  Drayton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Clark Livingstone Sherk,   b. 7 May 1887, Drayton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F11328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Clara Florence Powell,   b. 8 Jun 1857, Cobourg, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1935, Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1904  , Northumberland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Clark Livingstone Sherk,   b. 7 May 1887, Drayton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F190976  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 May 1857 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheren - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Nov 1883 - Drayton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Photographer - 1901 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1904 - , Northumberland Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cement Work - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Sep 1914 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Wendel Sherk, "was born May 17th, 1857. He was married to Mary Colter. They reside in Waterloo where he is engaged as an artist and photographer. He has one son, named Clarke."

      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..., 236.

    2. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-4 Page 1.

    3. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, Div. 1 Page 23.

    4. [S572] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1911, Galt 1911 Div. 14 Page 9.

    5. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 12 Page 83.

    6. [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..., 235.

    7. [S12] Vit - ON, Gore - Gore District Marriage Register - Waterloo Entries, Rev. James Strang, Presbyterian Church Pg 35 1845.
      Oct. 3 Abraham SHARRICK, Waterloo, to Lucy BUCKLER, Waterloo. Wit: Samuel Sharrick, Abraham Buckler.