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

Killian Schmidt[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1840 - 1906  (65 years)


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  • Name Killian Schmidt 
    Born 17 Aug 1840  Hattenrod, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1855  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Name William Schmidt 
    Naturalization 1864  [6
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-56030 
    Died 11 Feb 1906  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Person ID I56030  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 

    Family 1 Catherina "Catherine" Grube,   b. 8 Apr 1852, Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1933, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Annie Schmidt,   b. 28 Dec 1871, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. John Schmidt,   b. 20 Aug 1872, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1954, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Schmidt,   b. 11 Mar 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1962, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Henry G. Schmidt,   b. 1 Jan 1877, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1920, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     5. Lavina Schmidt,   b. 2 Feb 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Mary Schmidt,   b. Feb 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Margaret "Maggie" Schmidt,   b. 12 Feb 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1962, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     8. William Grube Schmidt,   b. 13 Mar 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     9. Mary Edna Schmidt,   b. 4 Apr 1893, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F14494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna Mohr,   b. CA 1840,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F56850  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Died/ At Elmira, February 11th 1906, Killian Schmidt aged 65 years 5months and 25 days. The Funeral will be held from his late residence on Wednesday, February 14th at 2 o'clock p. m. to Elmira Cemetery for burial. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.

      Funeral Card of Killian Schmidt in possession of Dale White 2013

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      Obituary

      On Sunday evening there died at his home in Elmira one of the old residents of upper Woolwich in the person of Kilian Schmidt. Deceased was born in Hattenrode, Kurhessen, Germany, on the 17th of August 1840. In 18?? He came to America. In 1899 he was married to Anna Mohr who died, without issue, in the second year after their marriage. About two years later he was married a second time, namely to Catherine Grube, who with 8 children survives him, two children having died in infancy. The surviving children are: Annie (Mrs. Carl Weidenhammer); John, living near Shakespeare; Elisabeth in Brantford; Henry and Maggie on the old farm homestead; Lavina (Mrs. Weber,) New Hamburg; Willie, in Berlin; Mary, at home. Deceased lived six years in Wallace township and about 27 years in Upper Woolwich. Two years ago he bought a house in Elmira where he has been living since. He enjoyed good health until about a year ago from, which time gradually failed until he final summons came on Sunday evening. His remains will be laid to rest in Elmira Union Cemetery, this (Wednesday) afternoon.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of John Schmidt.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Henry Schmidt.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lavina Schmidt - Weber.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of William G. Schmidt.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 19056-1905.
      Jacob Weber, 25, Occ. Clerk, b. Wilmot, Res. of Wilmot, son of John Weber & Emma Appel, married Lovina Schmidt, 26, b. Woolwich, Res. of Woolwich, daughter of Killian Schmidt & Catherine Grube, Witn: Herb Kropp & Clara Weber, Both of Wilmot, On 10 July 1905, at Elmira

    6. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 3.

    7. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 4 Page 18.

    8. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 14.

    9. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Schmidt/ Killian Schmidt/ Born Aug. 17, 1840/ Died Feb. 11, 1906/ Aged 65 Yrs./ 5 Mos. 25 Dys./ Verse:/ Catherine Grube/ Beloved Wife Of/ Killian Schmidt/ Born Apr. 8,1852/ Died Mar. 21, 1933/
      [Back] Edward Amos/ 1889 - 1962/ His Wife/ Mary Schmidt/ 1893 - 1970/ Their Son/ Harry Amos/ 1921- / Amos
      [Right] Alfred/ Kavelman/ 1916 - 2002/ His Beloved Wife/ Of 60 Years/ Marjorie Amos/ 1919 - 2005/ Kavelman

    10. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, E., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, E. (1840). Killian Schmidt (1840-1906) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 31 May 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/93346854/killian-schmidt.

    11. [S983] Funeral Card - Various in Private Hands, Funeral Card of Killian Schmidt in possession of Dale White 2013.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1840 - Hattenrod, , Hessen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1855 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1906 - 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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