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

Elizabeth Reichert[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Female 1839 - 1932  (92 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Reichert 
    Born 10 Aug 1839  Mönchzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/16641169 
    Nationality , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Immigration 1843  , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Immigration 1846  [7
    Immigration 1854  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Name Elizabeth Koch 
    Residence Mennonite  [13
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00002-325.3 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Elizabeth Reichert 
    Died 16 Feb 1932  Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 13
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I53760  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Sep 2023 

    Father Joseph Reichert,   b. 1812, Mönchzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1863, Lexington (Waterloo City), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Catharina Elizabetha "Catherine" Garnshorn,   b. 7 Oct 1814, Bammental, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1893, Lexington (Waterloo City), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1836  Mönchzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Family ID F44165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Koch,   b. 1 Sep 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1916, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [19, 20, 21, 22
    Children 
     1. Leah Koch,   b. 23 Dec 1861, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     2. Barbara Koch,   b. 11 Feb 1863, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1902, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     3. Solomon Koch,   b. 16 Sep 1864, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1937, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Koch,   b. 3 Jul 1866, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     5. Selina Koch,   b. 22 Oct 1866, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1937, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Menno Koch,   b. 19 Jul 1870, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1951, West Montrose, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     7. David R. Koch,   b. 20 Dec 1873, Conestogo College, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1936, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     8. Hannah Koch,   b. 26 Feb 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1982, Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 106 years)
     9. Henry R. Koch,   b. 26 Feb 1877, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1926  (Age 49 years)
     10. Carl R. "Charles" Koch,   b. 16 Mar 1878, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1956, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     11. Aaron Koch,   b. 11 Dec 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1884  (Age 1 years)
     12. Norman R. Koch,   b. 15 Nov 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1943  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2023 
    Family ID F13901  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Koch - Elizabeth Reichert Koch, wife of David R. Koch, Sr., died at the home of her son, Charles at Conestoga, Waterloo Co., Ont., Feb. 16, 1932; aged 92 y. 6 m. 6 d. She was predeceased by her husband 16 years ago; also by 2 sons and 1 daughter. She is survived by 5 sons and 4 daughters. Early in life she united with the Mennonite Church, and lived a consistent life to the end. Funeral services were held Feb. 19, conducted by bishops Abram Gingerich and Moses M. Brubacher.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXIV, No. 52 - March 24, 1932 - pages 1118, 1119, 1120

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      Passed Away in Conestogo, Ont., on Tuesday Feb. 16th 1932. Elizabeth Koch, Relict of the late David Koch, aged 92 years, 6 months and 6 days.

      Funeral Card

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      MRS. ELIZABETH KOCH


      CONESTOGO, Feb. 17. The death occurred yesterday at the home here of Mrs. Elizabeth Koch, wife of the late David Koch, Sr., In her 93rd year. Deceased had been a resident in this district for the past 3 years.

      She is survived by four daughters, Mr B. S. Musselman, Mrs. G. Roint, Mrs. 2. Stauffer, and Mrs. T. Hallman, and five sons, Solomon, Menno, David, Charles and Norman. Her husband, one daughter, Mrs. J. Bowman, two sons, Aaron and Henry predeceased her. With the exception of Mrs. T. Halman, who resides in Rochester, N. Y., tho children all live in this vicinity.

      The funeral will be held on Friday afternoon at 1.30 from the residece to the Mennonite Church at St. Jacobs. Interment will be made in the Conestogo Mennonite Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 127.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 855.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 018755-04.
      Charles R. Koch, 26, Occ. Farmer, b. Conestogo, Res. Bloomingdale, son of David Koch and Elizabeth Reichert married Minerva Swartz, 24, b. Brown City, Res. Waterloo Twp, daughter of Abram Swartz and Susanna Bergey, Witn: Norman Koch of Conestogo and Susie Swartz of Berlin, 24 August 1904 in Waterloo Twp

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011651-82.
      Benjamin S. Musselman, 21, occ. Farmer, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, son of John and Susannah married Leah Koch, 20, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, daughter of David and Elisabeth, Witness(s): Oliver J. Bricker of Dumfries and Barbara Koch of Woolwich, 22 March 1882 in Woolwich.

    5. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 15785-99.
      David R. Koch, 24, occ. Farmer, b. Woolwich, res. of Woolwich, son of David Koch and Elizabeth Reichert, married Lovina Brubacher, 25, b. Woolwich, res. of Woolwich, daughter of David H Brubacher and Susanna Sittler, Witness(es): Charles R Koch and Melinda Brubacher, both of Woolwich, On 11 Oct 1899, at Woolwich Twp.

    6. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich f-2 Page 5.

    7. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-2 Page 5.

    8. [S151] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. Jacobs Mennonite (Central Woolwich Mennonite) CC#4583 Internet Link.
      David Koch / born Sept.1,1840 / died Feb.23,1916 / aged 75 yrs 5 m.23 d. / his wife / Elizabeth Reichert / born Aug.10, 1839 / died Feb.16,1932 / aged 92 yrs 6 m.6 d. / Koch /

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      David Koch aged 21 res Woolwich Twp. born Woolwich Twp son of Ludwig Koch and Barbara Reist to Elizabeth Reichert aged 21 res Waterloo Twp. born Germany daughter of Joseph Reichert and Catharine Kavson married 29 oct 1861

    10. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Division 3 Page Number 23 Household Number 118.

    11. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 3 pg 135.

    12. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 3 Page 23.

    13. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 24, 1932 - Obituary of Elizabeth Reichert.

    14. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 Page 1.

    15. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 28.

    16. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Div. 2 Page 9.

    17. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist.. 13 Page 10.

    18. [S2311] Church Record - Germany, Baden, Mönchzell - Lutheran Church, No. 2852.
      Translation: In year eighteen hundred and six and thirty, 4th of April in Mönchzell married Joseph Reichert, legal unmarried son, known citizen George Reichert in Mönchzell and his wife Joahann, born Frei, with Katharina Elizabetha Ganshorn legitimate daughter of Friedrich Ganshorn, resident in Bammenthal with Katherina born Ziegler.

    19. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 1 Nov 1861.
      By the Rev. Mr. Bindeman at Berlin "Koch - Reschert: Oct. 29th: Mr. David Koch, of Woolwich, to Miss Elizabeth Reschert. of Waterloo Township"

    20. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    21. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 16, 1916 - Obituary of David R. Koch.

    22. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Aug 1839 - Mönchzell, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNationality - - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1843 - , Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1854 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Oct 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Feb 1932 - Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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