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

Catharine Baer[1, 2, 3]

Female 1863 - 1950  (86 years)


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  • Name Catharine Baer 
    Born 18 Dec 1863  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Catharine Bowman 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1950  RR2, Kitchener, Waterloo Region , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00002-132.1 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Catherine Baer 
    Died 12 Jan 1950  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Hagey Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I6995  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John Bear,   b. 30 May 1832, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1908, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Margaret Steen,   b. 29 Dec 1831, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1920, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1856  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F2852  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dilman S. Bowman,   b. 23 Oct 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1942, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 27 May 1883  Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Rev. Beniah B. Bowman, MPP,   b. 14 Mar 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1941, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Keziah Maude Bowman,   b. Dec 1887, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edith May Bowman,   b. 28 Oct 1889, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Myron B. Bowman,   b. 16 Feb 1892, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1967  (Age 74 years)
     5. Parmenas Bowman,   b. 16 Sep 1895, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Vernon Franklin Bowman,   b. 11 Aug 1900, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1989  (Age 88 years)
     7. Harvey Earl Bowman,   b. 14 Dec 1901, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age 77 years)
     8. Leslie Frederick "Bud" Bowman,   b. 3 Apr 1908, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1974, Kingston, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2109  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Catherine Bowman

      Mrs. Catherine Bowman, 86, of R.R. 3, Kitchener, died at the K-W Hospital, early today following a lengthy illness. Born in Waterloo Township, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Baer. She was a lifelong member of the Bethany United Missionary Church. Surviving are four sons, Harvey and Leslie, both of Kitchener, Myron of Arthur and Vernon of Toronto; one daughter, Mrs. T. H. Cochrane of Kitchener; two sisters, Mrs. Mary Ann Geiger of Kitchener and Mrs. Elizabeth Coons of Preston: nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her husband, Dilman Bowman predeceased her in 1942 and one son, Beniah, predeceased her in 1940. The body is resting at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, until Saturday noon, when removal will be made to the Bethany United Missionary Church. Funeral will be held at the church, Saturday, at 2 p.m. Burial will be at Hagey Cemetery, Preston, with Rev. Arthur Walsh officiating.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 12 Jan 1950 pg 5

  • 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..., 83.

    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..., 303.

    3. [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..., 186.

    4. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-3 Page 6.

    5. [S146] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Hagey Mennonite CC#5431 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Bowman / Dilman S. Bowman / 1862-1942 / his beloved wife / Catherine Baer / 1863-1950 / at rest

    6. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 33.

    7. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 3 Page 43.

    8. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 36 Page 10.

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    10. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 10 Page 68.

    11. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Dilman S. Bowman - 5 Jan 1942.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Dec 1863 - 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 - 27 May 1883 - Doon (Kitchener), 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 MapsResidence - 1950 - RR2, Kitchener, Waterloo Region , Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1950 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hagey Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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