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

John C. Cressman

Male 1851 - 1908  (56 years)


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  • Name John C. Cressman 
    Born 24 Oct 1851  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Harness Maker 
    Eby ID Number 00028-2140 
    Died 26 Feb 1908  High River, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Mt. View Cemetery, High View, , Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I6  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 

    Father Samuel S. Cressman,   b. 30 Mar 1817, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Barbara Cressman,   b. 8 Jul 1823, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1896, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1841  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Family ID F5358  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Horlacher,   b. 17 Oct 1856, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1876  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 14
    Children 
     1. Ida Cressman,   b. 18 Nov 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973  (Age 95 years)
     2. Lucy Jane Cressman,   b. 1878, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mina Cressman,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Nina Cressman,   b. 18 Jan 1880, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ivan Cressman,   b. 4 Jan 1883, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1936, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F263852  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John C. Cressman, "was born near New Dundee, Ontario, October 24th, 1851. On December 26th, 1876, he was married to Mary Horlacher. They reside near New Dundee, where he is engaged in farming."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

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      Cressman. - On Feb. 26, 1908, in High River, Alta., Bro. John C. Cressman, aged 56 Y., 4 M., 2 D. Buried in the Mountview bury-ground. Funeral services were conducted by N. B. Stauffer from Psa. 39: 4.


      Herald of Truth - Volume XLV, Number 14 - April 2, 1908, page 114:

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 493.

    2. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-2 Page 7.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011034-76.
      011034-76 (Waterloo Co.) John CRESSMANN, 25, saddler, Wilmot Twp, New Dundee, s/o Samuel & Barbara married Mary HORLACHER, 18, Wilmot Twp, Blenheim Twp, d/o Henry & Elisabeth, witn Augusta BECK & Catharine SPRING of New Hamburg, 16 December 1876 in New Hamburg

    4. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 6.

    5. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 19.

    6. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 2, 1908 - Obituary of John C. Cressman.

    7. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 22.

    8. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 30.

    9. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 1 Page 6.

    10. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 480.

    11. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 489.

    12. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin - Minister of the Mennonist Society, Berlin.
      Samuel Kressman, To Barbara Kressman, Both Of Waterloo. 13 Apr. 1841. Wit. Joseph Kressman And Henry Eby

    13. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 16 Apr 1841 Pg 16.
      13 Apr 1841 Pastor Benjamin Eby m. Samuel KRESSMANN to Barbara KRESSMANN, both from Waterloo Tp.

    14. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 492.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Oct 1851 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Dec 1876 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Harness Maker - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Feb 1908 - High River, , Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mt. View Cemetery, High View, , Alberta Link to Google Earth
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