Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Wilfred Hardy Schlee

Wilfred Hardy Schlee[1]

Male 1897 - 1983  (85 years)

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  • Name Wilfred Hardy Schlee 
    Born 21 Mar 1897  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Invention Wil-Tel Automatic Oil Signal  [7
    • Wilfrid H. Schlee invented the signal light on a car's instrument panel that warns of low oil pressure. It is now standard on all cars.1a

      1aWaterloo Region Museum Display 2011
    Wil-Tel Automatic Oil Signal
    Wil-Tel Automatic Oil Signal
    image from Waterloo Region Museum
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Student, Public School 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Accountant, Button Factory 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Methodist 
    Residence 1921  26 Hohner St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Eby ID Number 00048-3621.5 
    Died 1983  [3
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I6536  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father George Schlee,   b. 4 Jun 1858, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1944  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Eva Hallman,   b. 18 Aug 1863, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1944  (Age 81 years) 
    Family ID F1958  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cora Marie Huehnergard,   b. 21 Nov 1898, Heidelberg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Jun 1920  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F9014  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Mar 1897 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Student, Public School - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jun 1920 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Accountant, Button Factory - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • 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..., 770.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Wilfred Hardy Schlee Born: Kitchener Age: 22 Father: George Schlee Mother: Eva Hallman Born: abt 1898 Spouse: Cora Marie Huehnergard Age: 21 born: Heidlaburg Ont Father: John Huehnergard Mother: Caroline Hahn married 23 Jun 1920

    3. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      East: Our loved one/ Walter C.C./ son of/ George & Eva/ Schlee/ Died Nov 29, 1893/ aged/ 1 year, 3 mos, 13 dys/ C.Ervin Schlee/ Died April 27 1956/ aged 72 yrs, 4 mos, 8 dys/ Wilfred Schlee/ 1898-1983/ Schlee/ South: Edon Hallman/ Schlee/ 1894-1985/ (A) Edon

    4. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-4 Page 10.

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 34 Page 2.

    6. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 30 Page 19.

    7. [S1662] Waterloo Region Museum Waterloo Region Museum.