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

William S. Hemmerich

Male 1881 - 1956  (75 years)


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  • Name William S. Hemmerich 
    Born 22 Apr 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Winterbourne, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer, own farm 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-53165 
    Died 9 May 1956  West Montrose, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 12 May 1956  St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Conestogo, Woolwich, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I53165  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Wilhelm "William" Hemmerich, Sr.,   b. 11 Apr 1847, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1911  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Susannah Schmidt,   b. 19 Jun 1853, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Dec 1873  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F13769  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Wilhelm "William" Hemmerich, Sr.,   b. 11 Apr 1847, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1911  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F267374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Ritter,   b. 25 Sep 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1982, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hilda Catherine Hemmerich,   b. 1909, near, Winterbourne, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 2010, North York, York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     2. Beatrice Hemmerich,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Reta Marie Hemmerich,   b. 17 Aug 1910, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F165345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William S. Hemmerich - By Record Correspondent - CONESTOGO - William S. Hemmerich, 75, of RR 1, West Montrose died suddenly today at his residence. Son of the late William Hemmerich, Sr., he was born April 22, 1881 in Woolwich Township. He was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church Conestogo and served on the church board for several years. He is survived by his wife, the former Catherine Ritter. Also surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Reta) Snyder of RR 1, Breslau, Mrs. Arthur (Hilda) Jury of Toronto, Mrs. William (Beatrice) Hall of RR 1, Ariss; two brothers, Emmanuel of Elmira and John of West Montrose; one sister, Mrs. Clara Woods of West Montrose and seven grandchildren. Three sisters and one brother predeceased him. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 3 p.m. at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Conestogo. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Gerhardt Becker will officiate. The body will be at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor, Elmira, until Saturday at 11 a.m. when removal will be made to the church.

      Unidentifed Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-1 Page 1.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      William Hemmerich Born: 22 Apr 1881 County: Waterloo Father: William Hemmerich Mother: Susanna Schmidt

    3. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 13 page 4.

    4. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 5.

    5. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist.. 13 Page 2.

    6. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of William S. Hemmerich.

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      William Hemrich (farmer of Woolwich) Born: Germany Age: 26 Father: Michael Hemrich Mother: Margaret Hemrich Born: abt 1847 Spouse: Susanna Schmidt Age: 20 born: Canada Father: John Schmidt Mother: Mary Schmidt married 21 Dec 1873 Berlin

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, own farm - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 May 1956 - West Montrose, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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