Waterloo Region Generations
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Elizabeth Schedewitz

Female 1869 - 1924  (54 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Schedewitz 
    Born 7 Jul 1869  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Geisel 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-55676 
    Died 14 May 1924  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I55676  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father John Schedewitz,   b. 13 Oct 1843, , Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1922, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Barbara Lackenbauer,   b. 28 Sep 1847, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1926, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1868  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F32183  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George S. Geisel,   b. 14 Feb 1866, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Theophil John Geisel,   b. 12 Apr 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Laura Geisel,   b. 20 Oct 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F14411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SUDDEN DEATH OF MRS. GEISEL

      WELL-KNOWN WOMAN RECEIVES SUDDEN CALL AT HER HOME IN WOOLWICH TOWNSHIP

      A very sudden death occurred on Wednesday evening, May 14th, when Mrs. George S. Geisel passed away at her home in Woolwich Township at the age of 54 years, 10 months and 7 days. Her death was very sudden ad was due to a blood vessel bursting in her head. The late Mrs. Geisel's maiden name was Elizabeth Schedewitz. She was born about two miles north-east of Elmira, and after her marriage lived on the same farm for some time. She leaves to mourn her loss her bereaved husband, and two children, one son Theophil near home and one daughter Laura at home, her aged mother and five brothers, Simon L., John L., Albert, William and Henry. There is also one sister Clara (Mrs. Oscar Christman). The funeral will be held on Saturday afternoon at two o'clock at the house, from there to St. Paul's Lutheran Church for service, thence to the Union cemetery for burial. Rev. Mr. Gallmeier will conduct the servicee.


      Elmira Signet 22 May 1924

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 10.

    2. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 15 page 12.

    3. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 15 Page 14.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Elizabeth Schenewitz
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 07 Jul 1869
      Event Place: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Female
      Father's Name: John Schenewitz
      Mother's Name: Barbara Lackenbauer
      Certificate Number: 5256

    5. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Barbara Lackenbauer - 23 Sep 1926.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Schedewitz, 23, res. Woolwich, b. Hesse Darmstadt, son of Conrad and Margaret, married 22 Oct 1866 Barbara Lackenbauer, 19, res. Woolwich, b. Woolwich, daughter of Mathias and Catherine

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jul 1869 - 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 MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 May 1924 - 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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