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

Myrtle Elva Otto

Female 1898 - 1924  (26 years)


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  • Name Myrtle Elva Otto 
    Born 8 May 1898  Pinehill, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Myrtle Elva Hofstetter 
    Residence 1911  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-76156 
    Died 17 May 1924  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: nephritis & Uraemia 
    Buried Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I76156  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Amos T. Otto,   b. 10 Mar 1863, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catherine Hoffman,   b. 25 Oct 1867, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F19930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Orfen Hofstetter,   b. 7 Aug 1892, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1968, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1915  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Audrey Hofstetter,   b. 20 Jul 1917,   d. 10 Nov 1917  (Age 0 years)
     2. Leo Hofstetter,   b. 20 Jul 1917,   d. 10 Nov 1917  (Age 0 years)
     3. Robert Hofstetter,   b. 19 Sep 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1992, Scarborough, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. Douglas Hofstetter,   b. 31 May 1921, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1999, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F30874  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Orsen Hofstetter

      Mrs. Orsen Hofstetter, aged 26 years died on Saturday night at her home near New Dundee. She was the daughter of Mrs. Amos Otto of New Dundee. Her husband and two small sons, Robert and Douglas survive her. The funeral was held on Wednesday afternoon, services were held at Wilmot Centre church, and interment took place at that cemetery.

      Waterloo Chronicle 22 May 1924, p. 3

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-2 Page 14.

    2. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 12 Page 2.

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, Cemetery, W., America, N., Municipality, W., Centre, W., & Cemetery, W. (1898). Myrtle Elva Otto Hofstetter (1898-1924) - Find A.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 3 June 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/156139250/myrtle-elva-hofstetter.

    4. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 24203.
      Myrtle Hofstetter, b. 8 May 1898 Pinehill, Wilmot, d/o Amos Otto (b. Pinehill Wilmot) & Katie hoffman (b. Waterloo) d. 17 may 1924 Blenheim, cause: acute nephritis & Uraemia

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 May 1898 - Pinehill, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Mar 1915 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: nephritis & Uraemia - 17 May 1924 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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