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

Heinrich "Henry" Ritter

Male 1863 - 1945  (81 years)


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  • Name Heinrich "Henry" Ritter 
    Born 6 Mar 1863  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Name Henry Ritter  [9
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1887  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer, own Farm 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54353P 
    Died 1945  [8
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I54353  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Philip Ritter,   b. 29 Apr 1819, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1898  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Maria Knechtel,   b. 7 Oct 1829, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1904  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1849  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Family ID F28938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Philipina Mattusch,   b. 31 Dec 1866, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1928  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1887  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Children 
     1. Clara Elizabeth Ritter,   b. 13 Apr 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Edward A. Ritter,   b. 21 Jan 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age 58 years)
     3. Gordon Philip Ritter,   b. 16 Dec 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Melvin Peter Ritter,   b. 23 Aug 1900, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Wilma C. Ritter,   b. Feb 1904, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Milton Jacob Ritter,   b. 5 Aug 1910, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1987, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F14044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Mar 1863 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1887 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Sep 1887 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - 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 - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - 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 MapsBuried - - St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 2.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Henry Ritter Born: Woolwich Tp Ont Age: 24 Father: Philip Ritter Mother: Elizabeth Michel Born: abt 1863 Spouse: Philipina Mattusch Age: 20 born: Woolwich Tp Ont Father: Mich Mattusch Mother: Catherine Ruppel married 25 Sep 1887 married: Waterloo

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 3.

    4. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 2.

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 36.

    6. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 3 Page 2.

    7. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Woolwich Twp. 1921 Sub Dist. 14 Page 2.

    8. [S448] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. James Lutheran St. Jacobs CC#4590 Internet Link.
      Ritter A. Our Darling B. Philiphina Mattusch/ wife of/ Henry Ritter/ 1866-1928/ at rest C. Henry Ritter/ 1863-1945/ at rest

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Feb 1893.
      21 Jan 1893 The wife of Henry Ritter, near St. Jacobs, a son.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 6 Oct 1887.
      25 Sep 1887 Philippine Mattusch and Heinrich Ritter, both of Woolwich, were married by Pastor Schulz in Elmira.

    11. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891.

    12. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Philipp Ritter, farmer of Waterloo married 30 Sep 1849 in Berlin by banns to Elisabeth Knechtel of Waterloo, wit: Michael Stolz weaver of Waterloo & Henry Strohl shoemaker of Waterloo