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

Leah Schmidt[1]

Female 1859 - 1928  (69 years)


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  • Name Leah Schmidt 
    Born 10 Apr 1859  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Leah Cressman 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Servant 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1921  82 Samuel St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Eby ID Number 00048-3553.4 
    Died 15 Oct 1928  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I6112  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father John B. Schmidt,   b. 30 Jun 1835, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1911  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hallman,   b. 28 Feb 1836, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1868, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Family ID F1643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Schmidt,   b. Abt 1845,   d. Bef 1911  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Catherine,   b. Aug 1845, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F177029  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Levi Cressman,   b. 1 Oct 1858, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1894, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1884  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Children 
     1. Edna Cressman,   b. 22 May 1885, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1980, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     2. Sadie May Cressman,   b. 30 Jul 1887, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1925, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     3. Effie Magdalena Cressman,   b. 22 Nov 1889, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1981, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     4. John Arthur Cressman,   b. 27 Apr 1892, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1984, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     5. Ervin S. Cressman,   b. 2 Nov 1893, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1968  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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..., 760.

    2. [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..., 498.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-9 Page 14.

    4. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Farewell In memory of Levi Cressman born Oct 1 1858 died Sep 14, 1894 Leah Schmitt his wife born 10 Apr 1859 died Oct 15, 1928/ verse

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 35382-1928 Leah Cressman.

    6. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 3 Page 20.

    7. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 30, Pg 1.

    8. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 30 Page 18.

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Mar. 13 1884.
      Mar. 11 1884 Levi Kressmann of Blenheim & Leah Schmidt of Wilmot, were married in Preston by Pastor Wuster.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1859 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Mar 1884 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Oct 1928 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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