Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
David G. Lichty

David G. Lichty[1]

Male 1862 - 1938  (75 years)

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  • Name David G. Lichty 
    Born 14 Dec 1862  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer, own farm 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00072-4245 
    Died 14 Nov 1938  [5
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I53918  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father David Lichty,   b. 4 Oct 1822, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Gingerich,   b. 9 Mar 1822, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1910, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 29 Feb 1848  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10, 11
    Family ID F1854  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann Muether,   b. 11 Jul 1866, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1895  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1887  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Irvin Lichty,   b. 20 Aug 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1968  (Age 79 years)
     2. Edna Lichty,   b. 30 Nov 1889, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1976, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Clara Lichty,   b. 4 Mar 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1984, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Gordon Lichty,   b. 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2831  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ann Peppler,   b. 16 Jul 1867, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1930, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1897  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Gordon Lichty,   b. 22 Jan 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Matilda Scheifele,   b. CALC 1 Feb 1863, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1885  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F25398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Dec 1862 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1885 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1887 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Sep 1897 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Conestogo, 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 MapsBuried - - St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    David Lichty with grandson about 1920
    David Lichty with grandson about 1920
    David Lichty
    David Lichty

  • Notes 
    • David G. Lichty, "was born December 14th, 1862. He is married to Mary Ann Muether. They reside in Hanover, Ontario, where he is engaged in one of the factories."



      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). 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: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • 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..., 697.

    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..., 879.

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

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

    5. [S199] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. James Lutheran Elmira CC#2800 Internet Link.
      [Side 1] In memory/ of/ David LICHTY/ who died/ Nov. 14, 1938/ aged/ 75 years/ 11 months/ Dry up your tears and weep no more/ I am not dead, but gone before/ Remember me, and bear in mind/ you have not long to stay behind.,/ LICHTY [Footstones] Mother/ Irvin/ [Side 2] In/ memory of/ Irvin LICHTY/ who died/ June 14, 1968/ aged/ 79 yrs./ 9 ms. 25 ds./ [Side 3] In/ memory of/ Mary Ann/ beloved wife of/ David LICHTY/ who died/ June 3, 1895/ aged 28 yr's/ 9 m's 11 d's/ [Side 4] In/ memory of/ Mary Ann/ PEPPLER/ beloved wife of/ David LICHTY/ who died/ Jan. 16, 1930/ aged/ 62 yrs. 6 ms.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      David Lichty Born: Woolwich Age: 24 Father: David Lichty Mother: Rebecca Gingrich Born: abt 1863 Spouse: Marianna Mader Age: 21 born: Woolwich Father: Frederick Mader Mother: Lizzie Peppler married 29 Sep 1887 married: Waterloo

    7. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 14 page 4.

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 38.

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

    10. [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..., 878.

    11. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      David Lichty, farmer of Waterloo married 29 Feb 1848 in Greenbush by banns to Rebecca Gingerich of Woolwich, wit: Wendel Baumann farmer of Waterloo & Jacob Clemmer wagonmaker of Waterloo

    12. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Mary Ann Peppler Born: Woolwich Tp Age: 30 Father: Jacob A Peppler Mother: Catherine Ruhl Peppler Born: abt 1867 Spouse: David Lichty Age: 34 born: Woolwich Tp Father: David Lichty Mother: Rebecca Gingrich married 22 Sep 1897 married: Waterloo

    13. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11543 (1885), Lichty-Scheufele.
      David G Lichty, farmer of Conestogo, Birth Place: Conestogo Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1863 Father Name: George (in error should read David) Lichty Mother Name: Rebecca Lichty Spouse Name: Matilda Scheufele, residence Conestogo, Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse Birth Place: Conestogo Spouse Father Name: Fredk Scheufele Spouse Mother Name: Mary Scheufele Marriage Date: 20 Oct 1885 Marriage Location: Waterloo Township