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

Walter Valentine Ritter

Male 1888 - 1936  (48 years)


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  • Name Walter Valentine Ritter 
    Born 15 Aug 1888  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1911  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer, Own Farm 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-56538 
    Died 24 Sep 1936  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I56538  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Valentine Ritter,   b. 22 Jul 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Catherine Elizabeth "Katie" Eix,   b. 27 Sep 1859, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1920, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1879  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F6949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WALTER RITTER

      ELMIRA, Sept. 25 - The death of Walter Ritter, Woolwich Township farmer, residing northeast of Elmira, occurred today in St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener in his 49th year. He had been ill for about three weeks.

      He is survived by one brother, Charles Ritter, with whom he farmed and by four sisters, Mrs. E. Dubrick, Williamsburg, Mrs. W. Hemmerich, Winterbourne, Mrs. Milton Snider, Elmira, and Mrs. Albert Fisher, Kitchener.

      Funeral arrangements have not been completed.

  • Sources 
    1. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 13.

    2. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 17 Page 9.

    3. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 32.

    4. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 16 Page 1.

    5. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Walter E. Ritter/ Died Sept. 24, 1936/ Aged 48 Yrs. 1 M. & 9 Dys.

    6. [S18] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration index (needs checking to original registration), 010778-1879.

    7. [S71] Family history of Eix family, handwritten by Catherine Betzler and Henry Eix about 1900.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Aug 1888 - 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 MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, Own Farm - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1936 - 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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