Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Elizabeth Ruth "Bette" Seiling

Elizabeth Ruth "Bette" Seiling[1]

Female Abt 1921 - 2000  (~ 79 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Elizabeth Ruth "Bette" Seiling 
    Born Abt 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Recording Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rosy Oshering talking about the Seiling family 
    • Bette Seiling Musselman begins talking 18:05

      Park of a series consists of 40 oral histories conducted by a committee in the former Town of Elmira. The project began in 1974 when Abner Martin, Manager at the Canada Trust had a dream that people were being interviewed about the history of Elmira. Abner told his dream to Harry Wintsch and Harry got his wife, Enid involved. The committee included Mary Anne Kirkness, Elmira Library Supervisor; Abner Martin; Enid Wintsch; and Bob Huschka, Elmira High School history teacher. the interviews were conducted by Enid Wintsch, Lorene Bosomworth, Ruth Moldenhauer, Harry Wintsch, Bertha Thompson, Art Gorman, Joanne Venton, and Pat Weber. The project was funded in partnership between Canada Trust and the Township of Woolwich and continued until 1983.
    Name Bette Seiling 
    Name Elizabeth Ruth "Bette" Musselman 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-45928 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Elizabeth Seiling 
    Died 2000 
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I45928  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2020 

    Father Mayor Albert Seiling,   b. 17 Mar 1898, Neustadt, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1970, Petrolia, Enniskillen Twp., Lambton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Edna Viola MacKie,   b. 31 Jan 1897, Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1974, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F24223  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arthur Peter Musselman,   b. 1917, of, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2020 
    Family ID F42900  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Rev. James Sim
    Rev. James Sim
    Glenn Baechler Collection

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Musselman/ Arthur/ Peter/ 1917 - 1988/ (Legion Emblem)/ Elizabeth/ Seiling/ ........ - ......../ Smile, God Loves You Too

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Albert Seiling Born: Village of Nenstadt Gray CO Age: 23 Est. Birth: abt 1898 Father: John A Seiling Mother: Elizabeth Losch Seiling married Edna V MacKie Age:: 24 Est. Birth: abt 1897 Born: Village of Winterboune Waterloo Co. Father: John A MacKie Mother: Elizabeth Millard MacKie married 6 Sep 1921 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Kitchener

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRecording - Rosy Oshering talking about the Seiling family - - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth