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

Peter Truman Wideman[1, 2]

Male 1891 - 1973  (82 years)


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  • Name Peter Truman Wideman 
    Born 6 Aug 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 
    Name Truman H. Wideman 
    Residence 115 Strange St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1957  115 Strange St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1973  247 Franklin St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1973  247 Franklin St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00129-8060.3 
    Died 1 Dec 1973  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I465422  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2021 

    Father David Brand Wideman,   b. 15 Dec 1853, Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1930, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Catherine Heckedon,   b. 12 Aug 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1889  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3665  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Rose White,   b. 20 Sep 1895, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Children 
     1. Richard Wideman,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Margaret F. Wideman,   b. 1913,   d. 1985  (Age 72 years)
     3. Margaret Florence "Girley" Wideman,   b. 12 May 1913, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1985, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Dorothy Wideman,   b. 8 Jun 1916, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Harold John Wideman,   b. 7 May 1921, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1946, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     6. Richard John "Dick" Wideman,   b. 1935, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F290034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WIDEMAN, Peter Truman
      At his home, 247 Franklin St. North, on Saturday, Dec. 1, 1973, after a lengthy illness, Peter Truman Wideman, formerly of 115 Strange St., age 82 years; a lifelong resident of Kitchener, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. David Wideman; a member of St. John's RC Church and formerly employed at McBrine Baggage Company for 53 years. He retired in 1960; husband of Lucy Rose White who predeceased him in 1957; father of Margaret Wideman and Dorothy (Mrs. Harry (Jim) Harlock) of Kitchener, Richard Wideman of Waterloo and the late Harold who predeceased him in 1946; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren also survive. Mr. Wideman was predeceased by a brother Richard and a sister Mrs. Mabel Melitzer.
      Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King West, Kitchener after noon on Sunday where the parish rosary will be recited Sunday at 8 p.m. Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Monday at 9:30 a.m. followed by funeral mass at St. John's RC Church at 10 a.m. Interment Woodland cemetery.

  • 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..., 638.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Margaret "Girley" Wideman.

    3. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 39904-1891 Trueman Wideman.

    4. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-10 Page 9.

    5. [S87] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Woodland CC#4510 Internet Link .
      > Peter T. Wideman/ 1891-1973/ Beloved Husband Of/ Lucy R. White/ Rest In Peace
      > Lucy R. White/ 1895-1957/ Beloved Wife Of/ Peter T. Wideman/ Rest In Peace
      Margaret F. Wideman/ 1913-1985/ Daughter Of/ Peter & Lucy/ Rest In Peace

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Aug 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1973 - 247 Franklin St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1973 - 247 Franklin St. N., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Dec 1973 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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