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

Bishop Samuel L. Schultz

Male 1883 - 1966  (83 years)


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  • Name Samuel L. Schultz 
    Prefix Bishop 
    Born 26 Feb 1883  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-63995 
    Died 13 Jun 1966  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I63995  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Menno E. Schultz,   b. 22 Oct 1841, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1920, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth L. Litwiller,   b. 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 22 May 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F35772  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann S. Leis,   b. 23 Feb 1890, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1964, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1901  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Beatrice Schultz,   b. 1913,   d. 1989, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F37279  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Feb 1883 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jan 1901 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jun 1966 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • In/ Loving Memory// [verse]// In Memory of/ Bishop Samuel L. Schultz/ husband of the late Annie Leis/ Born/ February 26th, 1883/ Died/ June 13th, 1966/ Aged/ 83 years, 3 months and 18 days The Service/ The Late Mr. Schultz is resting at the home/ of his daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and/ Mrs. Samuel N. Schultz, Kingwood, until/ 11: 00 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 1966, when/ removal will be made to the Maple View/ Mennonite Church for the memorial service/ at 2: 30 o'clock p.m./ Interment in Maple View Mennonite/ Cemetery

      Funeral Card of Samuel L. Schultz

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      Schultz, Samuel L., son of Menno and Elizabeth (Litwiller) Schultz, was born in Perth Co., Ont., Feb. 26, 1883; died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Sam N. Schultz, June 14, 1966; aged 83 y. 3 m. 19 d. On Jan. 18, 1910, he was married to Annie Leis, who died Jan. 22, 1964. Surviving are one daughter (Beatrice - Mrs. Sam N. Schultz), 4 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. Seven brothers and 3 sisters predeceased him. He was ordained as a minister at Maple View, near Wellesley, Ont., on June 5, 1938, and served as bishop from Dec. 21, 1941, to October 14, 1956. He also served as moderator of the Ontario A.M. Conference. Funeral services were conducted at the Maple View Chuch, June 17, by Chris O. Erb, Chris Streicher, and Alvin Leis.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LIX, Number 30 - August 2, 1966 pages 690, 691

  • Sources 
    1. [S184] Funeral Card - - Funeral Card Notices of Waterloo County from 1851 to 1980, Funeral Card of Samuel L. Schultz.

    2. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Menno Schultz, 24, res. Wilmot, b. Wilmot, son of George and Magdalena, married 22 May 1866 Elizabeth Litweiler, 19, res. Wilmot, b. Wilmot, daughter of Peter and Elizabeth