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

Lydia Sherk[1]

Female 1855 - 1860  (4 years)


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  • Name Lydia Sherk 
    Born 6 Dec 1855  [2
    Gender Female 
    Eby ID Number 00101-5602.5 
    Died 27 Sep 1860  [2
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I4360  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Rev. Samuel S. Sherk,   b. 3 Nov 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Sarah Ann Schiedel,   b. 1829, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Feb 1848  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F1385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • 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..., 233.

    2. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      Lydia / dau.of Samuel & / Sarah Sherk / died / Sep.27,1860 / aged 4 years 9 m.21 d.

    3. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Samuel Scherk, farmer of Waterloo married 29 Feb 1848 Waterloo by banns to Sara Ann Schiedel of Waterloo

    4. [S38] Vit - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register loose sheets, Frederick W. Bindemann, minister of the Evangelical Protestant Lutheran and German Reformed Church at Greenbush, marriages 6 July 1847 to 1 Apr 1848.
      Samuel Sherk, farmer of Waterloo twp to Sarah Ann Shiedel of the same place, married Waterloo Twp. witnesses: Henry Müller, labourer of Waterloo Twp. & Jacob Frier, blacksmith of ditto.