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

Mary Reichert[1]

Female 1843 - 1940  (96 years)


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  • Name Mary Reichert 
    Born 16 Feb 1843  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary Schroder 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Methodist 
    Residence 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Religion 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Methodist 
    Religion 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number 00105-6429.1 
    Died 18 Jan 1940  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11
    Person ID I5463  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Adam Philip "Philip" Reichert,   b. 1804, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margareth Laschinger,   b. 1809, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1881  (Age < 71 years) 
    Family ID F6332  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Levi Schroder,   b. CALC 17 Mar 1838,   d. 4 Feb 1888, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1860  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Children 
     1. Annie Schroder,   b. 1865, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1946, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. John Anderson "Anderson" Schroder,   b. 22 May 1868, Ayton, Normanby Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1948, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Margaret "Maggie" Schroder,   b. 10 Jul 1872, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. George Melvin Schroder,   b. 12 Nov 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1880, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Ludwig Irvin "Irvin" Schroder,   b. 1 Nov 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F1695  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MRS. MARY SCHRODER

      A resident of Elmira for many years and its oldest resident, Mrs. Mary Schroder, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. M. L. Weber, on Thursday evening, January 18. Deceased who had been confined to her room for the past two years was known to her wide circle of friends as "Grandma Schroder". Deceased was also a member of the Evangelical Church.

      Mrs. Schroder, (nee Reichert), was born on a farm about two miles north of St. Jacobs. Her husband, the late Levi Schroder, was an early merchant of Elmira, having conducted a grocery store where Blair's Drug Store is now located. Mrs. Schroder had been residing with her daughter Mrs. M. L. Weber, for the past 35 years.

      She leaves to mourn two daughters, Mrs. M. L. Weber of Elmira, and Mrs. Allen Snider of German Mills; two sons, J. Anderson Schroder of Elmira and Irvin Schroder of Guelph. Nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren also survive.

      The funeral was held on Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock with service at the home of Mrs. Weber. Rev. C. H. Cornwell, pastor of the Evangelical Church, and Rev. J. S. Wright, pastor of the Presbyterian Church, officiated at the services. Interment was made in the Elmira Cemetery.

      Pall bearers were Messrs. Carl Burns, James Schroder, Donald Schroder, Private Frank Snider, Ralph Snider, and Cameron Fulton.

      Friends were present from Toronto, Brantford, Stratford, Kitchener, Bridgeport, Waterloo, Milverton, German Mills, Guelph and Zurich.


      Elmira Signet 25 Jan 1940

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 355.

    2. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Levy Schroter aged 22 of Woolwich Twp., born Berlin son of John Schroter and Maria Hauss married 11 Nov 1860 to Marie Reichert aged 18, res Woolwich Twp. born Woolwich Twp. daughter of Philip Reichert and Margareth Laschinger.

    3. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 14.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 1.

    5. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 4, Pg. 115.

    6. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 49 Pg. 12.

    7. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 25.

    8. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Mrs. Mary Schroder - 25 Jan 1940.

    9. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 36.

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Levy Schroter, 22, res. Woolwich, b. Berlin, son of John and Maria (Haass), married 11 Nov 1860 Maria Reichart, 18, res. Woolwich, b. Woolwich, daughter of Philip and Magdalena (Lashinger)

    11. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Levi/ Schroder/ 1839 - 1888/ Mary/ Reichert/ His Wife/ 1843 - 1940. [Right] Irvin/ Schroder/1883 - 1942./ Schroder/ [A] Ls [4 corner lot marker stones]

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Feb 1843 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1860 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jan 1940 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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