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

Catharine Schwartzentruber

Female 1888 - 1943  (54 years)


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  • Name Catharine Schwartzentruber 
    Born 25 Oct 1888  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Katie Schwartzentruber 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Domestic, at Home 
    Religion 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-76879 
    Died 17 Oct 1943  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I76879  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Joel Schwartzentruber,   b. 27 Apr 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1939, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth Brenneman,   b. 25 Nov 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 18 Jan 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F20085  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Schwartzentruber.-Katie, daughter of Joe and Elizabeth (Brenneman) Schwartzentruber, was born Oct. 25, 1888, near Petersburg, Ont.; died Oct. 17, 1943; aged 54 y. 11 m. 23 d. She accepted Christ as her Saviour and was received into church fellowship with the Wilmot A. M. congregation where she was a faithful and loyal member. She lived with her parents and tenderly cared for her invalid mother for over 42 years. Her mother has been blind for the last 8 years. Katie leaves to mourn her departure her aged mother, 2 sisters (Mrs. Jacob R. Bender, Tavistock, Ont.; Mrs. Nic. Roth, New Hamburg), 3 brothers (John B. Schwartzentruber, East Zorra, and Joseph and Peter Schwartzentruber, Petersburg. Ont.), 11 nephews, and 8 nieces. Funeral services were held at the home of her mother, Oct. 19. 1943, in charge of Bros. Menno Wagler and Elmer Schwartzentruber, and at the St. Agatha A. M. Church by Bros. Peter Nafziger and Moses O. Jantzi. Interment in adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXVI, No . 32 - November 4, 1943, page 671

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 11.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Katie Schwartzentruber - November 4, 1943.

    3. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 5.

    4. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 68.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1888 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Oct 1943 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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