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

George Eydt[1]

Male 1882 - 1987  (105 years)


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  • Name George Eydt 
    Born 18 Aug 1882  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership St. John's Lutheran Church, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Employer Globe Furniture Ltd., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Laborer Farm 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer, Farm 
    Religion 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1962  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence Bef 1987  116 Erb St. W., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-51709 
    Died 1 Nov 1987  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I51709  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Andrew Eydt,   b. 5 Jan 1859, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1929, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Wilhelmina "Mina" Meisner,   b. 29 Apr 1862, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1948  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1880  Sebastopol, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F13354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Neeb,   b. 22 Nov 1884, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1987  (Age < 102 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1913 
    Children 
     1. Florence Eydt
     2. Vera Eydt
     3. Pearl Eydt
     4. Gordon Eydt,   b. 1915, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1989, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Helen Eydt,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Melvin Eydt,   b. 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1987  (Age < 68 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F47591  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • EYDT, George - At Pinehaven Nursing Home, Waterloo, on Sunday, Nov. 1, 1987; age 105 years, formerly of 116 Erb St. W., Waterloo. Mr. Eydt farmed near Millbank until 1942 and then was employed at Globe Furniture until his retirement. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Waterloo. Dear father of Gordon and his wife Alma of RR 1, Milbank, Helen and her husband Earl Dammeier of RR 1, Wallenstein, Florence and her husband Gilbert Moser of RR 1, St. Clements. Vera and her husband Arthur Hackbart of Kitchener and Pearl and her husband Fred Zarnke of Waterloo. He is also lovingly remembered by 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and three sisters, Mrs. Bella Doering of Tavistock, Mrs. Hermina Heinz and Mrs. Robert (Viola) Quehl, both of Wellesley.

      Predeceased by his wife, the former Mary Ann Neeb; one son, Melvin; one grandson, Gary Zarnke; two brothers; two sisters and his parents. Mr. Eydt's family will receive friends at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, from 7-9 p.m. this evening (Monday) and 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. At noon on Wednesday, transfer will be made to St. John's Lutheran church for the funeral service at 2 p.m. (Wednesday) with Rev. Eric Weber officiating. Interment to follow in Memory Gardens. Donations to St. John's Lutheran Church or the Alzheimer Society of Canada would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 2 Nov 1987

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Jacob Eydt.

    2. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 Page 8.

    3. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 10 Page 1.

    4. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of George Eydt - 2 Nov 1987.

    5. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub Dist. 9 Page 8.

    6. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mary Eydt - Berg - 6 Jan 1962.

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Andrew Eydt Born: South Easthope Age: 21 Father: Jacob Eydt Mother: Chr Eydt Born: abt 1859 Spouse: Minnie Meisner Age: 18 born: NE Hope Father: Christ Meisner Mother: Mary Meisner married 11 Mar 1880 married: Perth, Sebastpol

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Aug 1882 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - St. John's Lutheran Church, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployer - - Globe Furniture Ltd., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer Farm - 1911 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, Farm - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1962 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1987 - 116 Erb St. W., Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Nov 1987 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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