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

Margaret "Maggie" Schmidt[1]

Female 1881 - 1962  (80 years)


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  • Name Margaret "Maggie" Schmidt 
    Born 12 Feb 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Maggie Schmidt 
    Name Margaret "Maggie" Hoffer 
    Residence 30 William St., Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-56034 
    Died 10 Feb 1962  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I56034  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2021 

    Father Killian Schmidt,   b. 17 Aug 1840, Hattenrod, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1906, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother 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) 
    Family ID F14494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David B. Hoffer,   b. 17 Jan 1864, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1952, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 15 May 1918  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. David Hoffer
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F29261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Margaret Hoffer

      ELMIRA - Mrs. Margaret Hoffer, 80, of 30 William Street, Elmira, died today at K-W Hospital after a brief illness.

      The former Margaret Schmidt, she was born in Woolwich Township, Feb. 12, 1881, daughter of the late Mrs. And Mrs. Killiam Schmidt.

      She was married to David Hoffer, May 15, 1918, in Elmira. He predeceased her in 1952.

      She was a member of Zion Evangelical United Brethren Church, Elmira.

      Surviving are one son, David, of Elmira; one step-daughter, Mrs. Welton (May) Buck of Birmingham, Michigan; one brother, William Schmidt, of Kitchener; three sisters, Mrs. Annie Carnochan of Elmira, Mrs. Lizzie Boss of Alpena, Michigan, and Mrs. Edward (Mary) Amos of RR3, Waterloo, and one grandson.

      Two sisters and three brothers predeceased her.

      The body is at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor, Elmira, where the funeral will be conducted in the chapel Monday at 3 pm. Burial will be in the Elmira Cemetery, Rev. J. W. Siebert will officiate.

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

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

    3. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 15.

    4. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, E., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, E. (1881). Margaret Schmidt (1881-1962) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 31 May 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/80182640/margaret-schmidt.

    5. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of David B. Hoffer - 4 Sep 1952.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Feb 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 30 William St., Elmira, 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 MapsMarried - 15 May 1918 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1962 - Kitchener, 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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