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

Rev. Menno Wagler

Male 1884 - 1958  (74 years)


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  • Name Menno Wagler 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 26 Feb 1884  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-77008 
    Died 8 Oct 1958  Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I77008  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Nicholas Wagler,   b. 1852, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 48 years) 
    Mother Veronica "Fronica" "Fanny" Gascho,   b. 19 Dec 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F30167  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah L. Brenneman,   b. May 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Jan 1926  [3
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F23055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Leah Brenneman,   b. Dec 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1924  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married 7 Jan 1911  [3
    Children 
     1. Elmer B. Wagler,   b. 1912,   d. 1957  (Age 45 years)
     2. Violet Wagler,   b. 12 Feb 1921, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 2012, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F41754  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Wagler, Menno, son of the late Nicholas and Vernonica (Gascho) Wagler; born Feb. 26, 1884, in Wilmot Twp., Ont.; died from a heart condition Oct. 8, 1958, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Ben Ruby, Tavistock, Ont.; aged 74 y. 7 m. 12 d. On Jan. 10, 1932, he was ordained as deacon and on Dec. 11 of the same year as minister to serve the Wilmot A. M. Church. Married Jan. 7, 1911, to Leah Brenneman, who died Feb. 12, 1924. In January, 1926, he married Sarah Brenneman, who died in June, 1954. Surviving are one son (Clayton), 2 daughters (Elmina-Mrs. Ben Ruby, Tavistock; and Violet-Mrs. Orlando Ruby, New Hamburg), one sister (Mrs. Rebecca Bender), and 13 grandchildren. One son and 2 sisters preceded him in death. Funeral services at Steinman's Church in charge of Peter Nafziger, Orlando Gingerich, and Elmer Schwartzentruber. Burial in church cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LI, Number 47 - November 25, 1958-page 1130, 1131

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 13.

    2. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 6.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Menno Wagler - November 25, 1958-page 1130, 1131.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Feb 1884 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Oct 1958 - Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Steinmann Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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