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

Vera Dell Honsberger

Female 1902 - 1961  (58 years)


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  • Name Vera Dell Honsberger 
    Born 9 Jul 1902  Vineland, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Birth German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Name Vera Dell Burkhardt 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1923  German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-71192 
    Died 13 Feb 1961  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I71192  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Father Franklin F. Honsberger,   b. 10 Dec 1867, Jordan, Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1947, Near Beamsville, Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Lydia Ann Snider,   b. 28 Jul 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1903  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1895  German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F227005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lloyd Arnold Burkhardt,   b. 4 Apr 1900, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1962, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1 May 1923  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Nellie Mardell Burkhardt,   b. 14 Apr 1924, Of, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933  (Age 8 years)
     2. Susan Noreen Burkhardt,   b. 9 May 1931, Bridgeport, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1931, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F34094  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Burkhardt, Vera, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Honsberger, was born July 9, 1902[corrected from 1962], at Vineland, Ont.; died Feb. 13, 1961, at London, Ont.; aged 58 y. 5 m. 4 d. On May 1, 1923, she was married to Lloyd Burkhardt, who survives. Also surviving are 2 children (Donald and Joan--Mrs. Glen Bauman), 6 grandchildren, one brother (Elton), and 2 sisters (Dorothy and Carroll--Mrs. Morris Marcus). Two daughters preceded her in death. She was a member of the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, where funeral services were held Feb. 16, in charge of Edgar Metzler.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LIV, Number 10 - March 7, 1961, pages 222, 223 224

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Vera Burkhardt - March 7, 1961.

    2. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 4 Page 5.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 21883 (1923), Burkhart-Honsberger.
      Arnold Burkhart, 23, Tire Worker, b. Peel Co., res. 118 Locust St. Kitchener, son of Enoch Burkhart (born. Woolwich Twp) and Hannah Eby married Vera Dell Honsberger, 20, Housework, b. German Mills, res. German Mills, daughter of Frank Honsberger (born. Jordan) and Lydia Ann Snider, Witnessed by: Edith Shantz and Mrs. S. Sievenpiper both of Breslau, 1 May 1923 in Breslau

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March, 6, 1962 - Obituary of Lloyd Arnold Burkhard.

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 12512 (1895), Gies-Lowe.
      Henry Gies, 34, Laborer, b. Woolwich Township, res. Floradale, son of Nicholas and Annie Eisenbach married Amelia Lowe, 23, b. Guelph, res. Woolwich Township, daughter of Donald and Rebecca, Witness(es): John Lowe and Aggie King of Woolwich Township, 25 June 1895 in Winterbourne.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jul 1902 - Vineland, Welland Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - - German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1923 - German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 May 1923 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Feb 1961 - London, Middlesex, 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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