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

Mary Horlacher[1]

Female 1856 - 1945  (88 years)


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  • Name Mary Horlacher 
    Born 17 Oct 1856  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Mary Cressman 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00028-2140.1 
    Died 1945  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Person ID I7  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Henry Horlacher,   b. Abt 1830, Of, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth,   b. Of, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5417  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John C. Cressman,   b. 24 Oct 1851, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1908, High River, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1876  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Children 
     1. Ida Cressman,   b. 18 Nov 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     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 Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Oct 1856 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Dec 1876 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1945 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Cressman. - Mary, widow of John C. Cressman, formerly of High River, Alta., was born Oct. 17, 1856; passed away at the home of her daughter, Kitchener, Ont.; aged 88 y. Surviving are one daughter (Ida - Mrs. Allan Chapman), 5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, 2 brothers (Wellington and Frank Horlacher, Pigeon, Mich.), and one sister (Laura Horlacher, Long Beach, Calif.). One daughter (Nina - Mrs. J. A. Knoepfli) and one son (Ivan) preceded her in death. For more than a score of years she was a faithful member of First Mennonite Church, Kitchener. Services were held at the church, in charge of C. F. Derstine and Merle Shantz. Theme: "What Lies Over the Hill?" Text, Rev. 14: 13. Interment was made in the church cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXVIII, No . 22 - August 31, 1945, page 423

  • 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. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

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

    4. [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

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

    6. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 31, 1945 - Obituary of Mary Cressman.

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

    8. [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.