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

Jacob K. Schmidt

Male 1865 - 1938  (72 years)


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  • Name Jacob K. Schmidt 
    Born 12 Jun 1865  North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 24 Feb 1866  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Name Jacob K. Smith 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Hotel Keeper 
    Occupation 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Hotel, at Home 
    Religion 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-70842 
    Died 8 Feb 1938  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I70842  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Family Catherine Forler,   b. 26 Aug 1867, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1891  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Lenora Margaretta Schmidt,   b. 27 Jun 1893, Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1971, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F19216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jun 1865 - North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 24 Feb 1866 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Feb 1891 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Hotel Keeper - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Hotel, at Home - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1938 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Philipsburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Jacob K. Schmidt Passes At Philipsburg

      A prominent resident of the Philipsburg district, Mr. Jacob K. Schmidt, passed away early on Tuesday morning. He had been in failing health for about two years, and suffered a stroke last November. The deceased was hotelkeeper at Philipsburg for many years, but later carried on a grocery business. The late Mr. Schmidt was born in North Easthope on June 12, 1865, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Schmidt, and was in his 73rd year. He was married on February 1, 1891 to Catharine Forler and located in Philipsburg where he spent the rest of his life. In religion he was a faithful Lutheran and was also a member of the Canadian Order of Foresters. Besides his widow he leaves one daughter (Elorna) Mrs. George Berdux, of Wellesley, six grandchildren, two brothers and one sister to mourn his passing. The brothers and sister are; Theodore, of Kitchener, John, of Hamilton, and Mrs. Henry Hoerle Jr., of Wilby. The funeral will be held this Friday afternoon with a private service at the home at 2 o'clock, followed by public service in Zion Lutheran Church at Philipsburg and interment in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. G.R. Schultz will be in charge of the service.

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-6 Page 3.

    2. [S16] Bible - Genealogical Information in the Bibles of the Waterloo Historical Society, Schmidt Bible.
      In the name of God the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost, have we; Jakob R. Schmidt born on June 12, 1865, baptized on February 24, 1866 at Philipsburg, Ontario and Kathrina Fowler, born on August 26, 1867 baptized on October 20, 1867 at Philipsburg, Ontario, entered the bonds of holy matrimony on Feruary 1st., 1891, in the Lutheran Church in Philipsburg, and were blessed by Pastor Langholtz. witnesses to the marriage: Johannes Fowler, Heinrich F. Schmidt, Christina Schmidt, Maria Weiler

    3. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 4.

    4. [S983] Funeral Card - Various in Private Hands, Jacob K. Schmidt's Funeral Card - possession of Chris Ehrat.
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      Jacob K. Schmidt