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

Hannah B. Shantz[1, 2]

Female 1877 - 1965  (87 years)


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  • Name Hannah B. Shantz 
    Born 8 Oct 1877  Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Hannah B. Brubacher 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Servant 
    Residence 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00002-162.4 
    Died 5 Jan 1965  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I7110  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Henry W. Shantz,   b. 16 Feb 1852, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1879, Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Bauman,   b. 18 Sep 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1944, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1876  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 8, 9
    Family ID F2143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry S. Brubacher,   b. 1 Dec 1876, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1962, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1902  , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Brubacher,   b. 2 Dec 1903, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Lydia Ann Brubacher,   b. 18 Apr 1905, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1916, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 11 years)
     3. Sarah Brubacher,   b. 29 Mar 1907, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Amos S. Brubacher,   b. 24 Sep 1908, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1986, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Tobias S. Brubacher,   b. 18 Jan 1911, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1991, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Leo Brubacher,   b. 1912, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ira S. Brubacher,   b. 3 Aug 1912,   d. 28 Feb 1985  (Age 72 years)
     8. Elvina Brubacher,   b. 1914, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Irvine S. Brubacher,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 2002, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     10. Elmer S. Brubacher,   b. 12 Nov 1917, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1991, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     11. Emerson S. Brubacher,   b. 25 Nov 1919, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 2009  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F38965  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Henry S. Brubacher, 87, of Floradale, formerly of Elmira, died Tuesday at the home of her daughter Mrs. Henry W. Bauman after a short illness.

      She was the former Hannah Shantz, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Shantz of Maryborough Township. Her husband died in 1964.

      Surviving are six sons, Amos of Minden, Tobias, Ira and Irvine, all of RR 2, Wallenstein, Elmer and Emerson of Elmira; three daughters: Mrs. Henry W. (Rebecca) Bauman of Floradale, Mrs. Ed (Sarah) Buehler of RR 1, Elmira and Mrs. Thomas (Elvina) Martin of Copper Cliff; three brothers, Ozias Gingrich of Elmira, Amos Gingrich of RR 1, Waterloo and Nelson Gingrich of RR 4, Elmira; 35 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. ON daughter died in 1916.

      The body was at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira, until 9 am Friday when removal was made to the home of Emerson Brubacher for a service at 2 pm, Friday, thence to the Elmira Mennonite Meeting House for further service. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery.

      Elmira Signet Jan 13 1965 pg 17

  • 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..., 90.

    2. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 432.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div 1 Page 1 Family 2.

    4. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 12.

    5. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 15 page 7.

    6. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 15 Page 9.

    7. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31649421/hannah-brubacher.

    8. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 9 Nov 1876.
      29 Oct 1876 By Pastor Schneider in Waterloo, Heinrich Schantz of Blumenthal was married to Magdalena Baumann of Woolwich.

    9. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 010928-76.
      Henry W. Schantz, 24, occ. Farmer, b. Bloomingdale, res. Bloomingdale, son of Daniel & Esther Married Magdalena Bauman, 20, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, daughter of Eli & Rebecca, Witn Amos Bauman of Woolwich, 29 October 1876 in Waterloo.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Oct 1877 - Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Nov 1902 - , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Jan 1965 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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