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

Andrew Schmidt

Male 1826 - 1908  (81 years)


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  • Name Andrew Schmidt 
    Born 8 Apr 1826  Flecken Queck, Kreis Alsfeld, Grand duchy Hessen Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1862  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Labourer 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Retired 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-71430P 
    Died 29 Mar 1908  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Valvular Heart Disease-Pneumonia 2 weeks 
    Buried St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I71430  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Family 1 Margaret Reiber,   b. 5 May 1825, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Schmidt
     2. Valentine R. Schmidt,   b. 7 Jan 1853, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1935  (Age 82 years)
     3. Anna Schmidt,   b. 1858, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Catherine Schmidt,   b. 1858, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Dorothea Schmidt,   b. 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Schmidt,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Adam Schmidt,   b. 3 Nov 1869, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F18632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Reiber,   b. 1825, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Valentine R. Schmidt,   b. 7 Jan 1853, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1935  (Age 82 years)
     2. Katherine Schmidt,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lizzie Schmidt,   b. 1868, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Adam Schmidt,   b. 1869, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F263020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The death of Mr. Andrew Schmidt occurred on Sunday, Mar. 29th, at 1 o'clock, p.m. at the residence of his son Valentine, near Erbsville, at the age of 81 years, 11 months and 21 days. Deceased was born on April 8th 1826 in Flecken Queck, Kreis Alsfeld, Grand duchy Hessen Darmstadt. In 1852 he and his family came to Canada and settled near Crosshill, Wellesley Township. 24 years ago Mr. Schmidt and his eldest son bought a farm in Waterloo Township, and in 1894 he sold his share to his son, and lived with him to the end. He leaves 2 sons and 3 daughters, 12 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild to mourn his death. Wife of the deceased died 5 years ago. Mrs. Ernst Heedke [?]is a daughter of the late Mr. Schmidt.

      Wellesley Maple Leaf, April 2, 1908

      Obituary is supplied by the Wellesley Township Heritage and Historical Society Click here to go to their website.

  • Sources 
    1. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-4 Page 12.

    2. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 6.

    3. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg.12.

    4. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 33.

    5. [S956] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Advertiser, "Obituary of Andrew Schmidt," Apr 4 1908.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1862 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Valvular Heart Disease-Pneumonia 2 weeks - 29 Mar 1908 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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