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

Edward Schaefer[1, 2]

Male 1872 - 1947  (74 years)


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  • Name Edward Schaefer 
    Born 30 Sep 1872  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership First Church of Christ, Scientist, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Employer O. W. Thompson Ltd., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1901  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cooper 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-54969P 
    Died 1947  [6
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I54969  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Father Adam B. Schaefer,   b. 17 Feb 1831, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1905, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Winkler,   b. 30 Aug 1831, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1902, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F6004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa D. Schmidt,   b. 29 Mar 1874, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1901  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Willard Schaefer,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ruth Schaefer,   d. Bef 1979
     3. Henry Schaefer,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Willard Henry Schaefer,   b. 1902, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Ruth Elnore Schaefer,   b. 14 Sep 1912,   d. 1953, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     6. Hubert Schaefer,   b. 22 Aug 1904, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1904  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F14192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Ruth Elnore Schaefer - Merklinger.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 017137-1901.
      Edward Schaefer, 28, Occ. Carpenter, b. St Jacobs, Res. St Jacobs, son of Adam Schaefer and Magd Winkler married Louise Schmidt, 27, b. St Jacobs, Res. St Jacobs, daughter of Henry Schmidt and Julia Derbecker, Witness(es): Fred Herres and Ada Schmidt both of St Jacobs, 8 April 1901 in Waterloo.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 14.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Edward Schaefer Born: 30 Sep 1872 County: Waterloo Father: Adam B Schaefer Mother: Magdalena Winkler

    5. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 45.

    6. [S448] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. James Lutheran St. Jacobs CC#4590 Internet Link.
      Schaefer/ Edward Schaefer/ 1872-1947/ his beloved wife/ Louisa Schmidt/ 1874-1960

    7. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Willard Schaefer - 20 Sep 1977.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1872 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - First Church of Christ, Scientist, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployer - - O. W. Thompson Ltd., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1901 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cooper - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Apr 1901 - Waterloo City, 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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