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

Martin Scherer[1]

Male 1862 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Martin Scherer 
    Born 14 Aug 1862  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    RC 
    Occupation 1885  Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 1885  Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1908  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Teamster, on Road 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-56175 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Buried Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I56175  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father Xavier Scherer,   b. 2 Dec 1837, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret Eisenbach,   b. 9 Aug 1842, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1908, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1862  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Family ID F24914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Xavier Scherer,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margareth,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F282018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Hoffer,   b. 2 Mar 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 25 Jan 1885  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Nicholas A. Scherer,   b. 1805, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Scharer
     3. Addison Scherer,   b. 30 Aug 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F14520  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011688-85.
      Martin Scherer, 21, occ. Farmer, b. Woolwich, res. Peel Twp Wellington Co., son of Xavier and Margareth Married Catharine Hoffer, 22, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, daughter of Nicholas and Catharine, Witn David Hoffer and Sophia Lingner both of Woolwich, 25 January 1885 In St. Jacobs.

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

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 23 Page 12.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 84.

    5. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 33.

    6. [S2224] Berliner Journal Marriages 1885, 12 Feb 1885.
      25 Jan 1885 Catharina Hoffert of Woolwich and Martin Scherer of Peel, were married by Preacher G. Braun of St. Jacobs.

    7. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Nicholas Hoffer - May 28, 1908.

    8. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Xaphir Scherer, 25, res. Woolwich b. Germany s/o Xaphir Scherer & Maria Watter married 8 Dec 1862 to Margareth Eisenbach, 20, res. Woolwich b. Waterloo Twp. d/o Ludwig Eisenbach & Elizabeth Gingner. wit: Jost Stroh of Berlin & Conrad Goetz of Woolwich

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 25 Dec 1862.
      Dec. 8, 1862 Xapher Scherer and Margareth Eisenbach, both of Woolwich, by Rev. Bindemann

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Xavier Scherer, 25, res. Woolwich, b. Germany, son of Xavier and Maria (Walter), married 8 Dec 1862 Margareth Eisenbach, 20, res. Woolwich, b. Waterloo, daughter of Ludwig and Elizabeth (Linger)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Aug 1862 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - RC - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1885 - Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1885 - Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1885 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 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 MapsResidence - 1908 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster, on Road - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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