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

Villina Cressman

Female 1897 - 1949  (51 years)


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  • Name Villina Cressman 
    Born 5 Oct 1897  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Church Membership Snyder Mennonite Church, Bloomingdale, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1911  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54554 
    Died 12 Sep 1949  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I54554  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Jacob S. Cressman,   b. 11 Sep 1859, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1926, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Villina Snider,   b. 24 Aug 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1952  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1884  German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F14089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MISS VILLINA CRESSMAN

      The death of Miss Villina Cressman, 51, occurred at the home of her mother, Mrs. Jacob Cressman, Bloomingdale, early today. She was born in St. Jacobs, Oct. 5, 1897, and was a member of the Snyder Mennonite Church, Bloomingdale. Her father, the late Jacob Cressman, died in 1926. Surviving are five brothers, Alson, Bridgeport; Herber, Breslau; Jacob, Kitchener; Ivan, Bloomingdale; Samuel, Preston; four sisters, Viola, Bloomingdale; Mrs. Leslie (Elma) Witmer, Preston; Mrs. Eugene (Ida) Brubacher, Kitchener; Mrs. Howard (Lizzie Ann) Stevanus, Bloomingdale. One sister, Hilda, died in 1906. The body will rest at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home until 4 p.m. tomorrow, when removal will be made to the home in Bloomingdale. A private service will be held at the residence Wednesday at 2: 30 p.m. followed by a public service at the Snyder Mennonite Church, Bloomingdale at 3 p.m. Interment will be in Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery. Rev. Oscar Burkeholder will officiate. Please omit flowers.


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 13 Sep 1949

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 6.

    2. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Division 2 (Bloomingdale) Page 7.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Villina Cressman - 13 Sep 1949.

    4. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      Villina Cressman/ Dau. of/ Jacob & Villina/ Oct. 5, 1897/ Sept. 12, 1949/ Asleep in Jesus

    5. [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..., 499.

    6. [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..., 270.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1897 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Snyder Mennonite Church, Bloomingdale, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1949 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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