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

Emma Lorch

Female 1891 - 1970  (78 years)


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  • Name Emma Lorch 
    Born 21 Oct 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Emma Adamson 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1920  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1925  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    operator 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-55501 
    Died 20 Mar 1970  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried St. James Lutheran Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I55501  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Albert W. Lorch,   b. 1 Feb 1861, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1940, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Anna Marie Oswald,   b. 8 Jan 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1936, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1882  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F14374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Henry Adamson,   b. 21 Apr 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Nov 1925  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F38327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Oct 1891 - 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 MapsResidence - 1920 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - operator - 1925 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Nov 1925 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Mar 1970 - Kitchener, 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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  • Notes 
    • Mrs. William Adamson Mrs. William Adamson, 59 Avondale Ave., Waterloo, died Friday at K-W Hospital after a brief illness. She was 77. Born in Woolwich Township, she was the former Emma Lorch, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Albert Lorch. She was a member of St. James' Lutheran Church, St. Jacobs. Surviving are a son, George, of Elmira; a daughter, Mrs. Ellen Dessler, Waterloo, a brother, Charles, Waterloo, and three grandchildren. She was predeceased by two brothers and four sisters. The body will be at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor, Elmira, until 11 a.m. Monday when removal will be made to the church for service at 2: 30 p.m. conducted by Rev. Harold Brill, Burial will be in the Elmira cemetery.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 21 Mar 1970

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 6.

    2. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 15 page 1.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mrs. William Anderson - 21 Mar 1970.

    4. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 20328 (1925), Adamson-Lorch.
      William Henry Adamson, 30, Truck Driver, Woolwich Twp, Kitchener, S/O George Adamson (B. Canada) & Jessie Henry Married Emma Lorch, 32, Operator, Woolwich Twp, Kitchener, Spinster, D/O Albert Lorch (B. Canada) & Mary Oswald, Witn: John & Margaret Schmieder Both Of Kitchener, 7 November 1925 In Kitchener

    5. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Matilda Lorch Westfall - 23 Feb 1921.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Albert Lorch Born: Woolwich Tp Waterloo Co. Ont Age: 21 Father: Charles Lorch Mother: Anna Cath Wild Born: abt 1861 Spouse: Ann Mary Oswald Age: 20 born: Woolwich Tp Waterloo Co. Ont Father: Michael B Oswald Mother: Phillipina Brown Oswald married 14 Nov 1882 Elmira

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Nov 1882.
      14 Nov 1882 Albert Lorch and Mary Oswald, both of Woolwich, were married by Pastor A.R. Schultz in Elmira.