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

Adam J. Spitzig[1]

Male 1853 - 1911  (57 years)


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  • Name Adam J. Spitzig 
    Born 19 Sep 1853  Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1877  , Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Roman Catholic 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-41253 
    Died 6 Aug 1911  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Mount Calvary Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I456375  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 

    Father Bernhard Spitzig,   b. 17 May 1817, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1874, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Barbara Geier,   b. CALC 24 Jun 1814, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1898, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Family ID F285485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Theresa Anna Haid,   b. 1 Jan 1851, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1933, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 2 Oct 1877  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Katherine Magdalena Walburga Spitzig,   b. 22 Aug 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1921  (Age 42 years)
     2. Mary Ann Barbara Spitzig,   b. 30 Dec 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1927, Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     3. Louis J. "Leo" Spitzig,   b. 9 Feb 1880, Formosa, Culross Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1941, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Anna Theresa Spitzig,   b. 6 May 1882, Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1946, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     5. Sophia Mary Spitzig,   b. 28 Dec 1884, Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1945  (Age 60 years)
     6. Matilda Julia "Tillie" Spitzig,   b. 14 Feb 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 74 years)
     7. Anthony Leonard "Leo" Spitzig,   b. 9 Dec 1887, Walkerton, Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1967, , Wayne Co. Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Oliva Christine Spitzig,   b. 12 Jun 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1981, Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F285484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      Adam J. Stizig died Sunday at his home, 32 Third street. He was sixty-seven years of age and is survived by a widow, six daughter and two sons. Funeral services will be held at St. Mary's church Wednesday at 8 o'clock.

      The Evening Press, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 7 Aug 1911 pg 5 col 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 010824-77.
      Adam Spitzig, 24, occ. Farmer, b. Canada, res. Bruce Co., S/O Bernhard & Barbara Married Theresia Haid, 26, b. Canada, res. Wellesley, D/O Anthony Haid & Walburga Hahn, Witn Nicholas & Catharine Haid Of Wellesley Twp & John W. & Maria Mickler Of Preston, 2 October 1877 At St. Clements Church In Wellesley Twp.

    2. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-3 Page 6.

    3. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 18.

    4. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8828297/adam-j.-spitzig.

    5. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8828297/adam-j-spitzig.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1853 - Brant Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1877 - , Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Oct 1877 - St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Roman Catholic - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1901 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Aug 1911 - Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Calvary Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
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