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

Oliver Sararas Zinn[1, 2, 3]

Male 1882 - 1968  (85 years)


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  • Name Oliver Sararas Zinn 
    Born 27 Sep 1882  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1908  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer, Farm 
    Religion 1911  Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-73520P 
    Died 22 Sep 1968  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Buried 25 Sep 1968  New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I73520  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father Charles Henry Zinn,   b. 5 Jan 1856, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1929  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Sararas,   b. 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1895  (Age 41 years) 
    Married Dec 1881  [7
    Family ID F19143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Hauck,   b. 11 Jan 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1983, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1908  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Milton R. Zinn,   b. 1915,   d. 27 Mar 1983, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Russell Zinn,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Darcy Zinn,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Iva Zinn,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Eva I. Zinn,   b. Sep 1909, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1982, Wallenstein, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F187701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Oliver Zinn - Oliver Sararas Zinn, of RR 1, Blair, died Sunday at St. Mary's Hospital after a brief illness. He was 85. Born in Blenheim Township, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Zinn. He farmed and sold farm equipment in Blair for 60 years. He married the former Johanna Hank in Wilmot Township in 1908. Survivors include his wife; three sons, Milton and Russell of Blair, and Darcy of New Dundee; two daughters, Mrs. Wilbert (Eva) Gowing, Glen Allan, and Mrs. Wilfred (Iva) Weber, Ayton; two sisters, Mrs. Alton (Isabella) Timm and Mabel Zinn, Kitchener; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother and three sisters. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, where Rev. Oliver Repo, pastor of St. James Lutheran Church, New Dundee, will conduct the funeral service Wednesday at 2: 30 p.m. Burial will follow in Union cemetery, New Dundee.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Johanna Hank - Zinn.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Milton Zinn.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Wilhelmine Hank - Egerdee.

    4. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-5 Page 5.

    5. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div 3. Pg. 1.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 19368 (1908), Zinn-Hauck.
      Oliver ZINN, 26, farmer, no birth place given, New Dundee, s/o Charles ZINN & Rebecca SARARAS married Johanna HAUCK, 22, no birth place given, Wilmot, d/o Frederick HAUCK & Johanna KAVELMANN, witn: Fred KAVELMANN & Isabella ZINN both of New Dundee, 4 November 1908 in New Dundee

    7. [S2560] aaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 1 Page 10.

    8. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Oliver Sararas Zinn.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1882 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1908 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Nov 1908 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, Farm - 1911 - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Sep 1968 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Sep 1968 - New Dundee Union Cemetery, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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