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

Walter Christian Hofstetter

Male 1887 - 1960  (72 years)


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  • Name Walter Christian Hofstetter 
    Born 18 Jan 1887  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farm Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-77437 
    Died 1960  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I77437  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Adolf Gustav Hofstetter,   b. 2 Jan 1851, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1932, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Catherine Gildner,   b. Abt 1855, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1909, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1875  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F227633  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phoebe Elsie Snyder,   b. 15 Aug 1889, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1981, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1909  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Reid Hofstetter
     2. Harold Snyder Hofstetter,   b. 9 May 1910, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1996, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Floyd Hofstetter,   b. 25 Jan 1912, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Ruby Marie Hofstetter,   b. 8 Nov 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 2011, Milverton, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     5. Harry Hofstetter,   b. 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 2013, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     6. Earl Hofstetter,   b. 2 Sep 1917, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1917, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     7. Marjorie Hofstetter,   b. 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1979  (Age 61 years)
     8. Helen Phoebe Hofstetter,   b. 16 Nov 1920, Wilmot Centre, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1939, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     9. John Adolph Hofstetter,   b. 23 Jan 1924, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 2013, Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     10. Layton Hofstetter
     11. Jean Isabel Hofstetter,   b. 28 Jul 1930, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 2013, Woodstock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     12. Glen Russell Hofstetter,   b. 1931, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1994, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F185828  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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

    2. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 47 Pg. 1.

    3. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 22.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Walter Hopletter Date of Birth:18 Jan 1887 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Adolf Hopletter Mother's name:Catherine Gildner

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Sep 1875.
      24 Aug 1875 By Pastor Schneider in Waterloo, Adolf Hofstetter of Wilmot was married to Catharina Gildner of Wellesley.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Walter G Hofstetter Age:22 Birth Date:abt 1887 Marriage Date:15 Dec 1909 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Adolph Hofstetter Mother:Catherine Gildner Spouse:Phoebe C Snyder Spouse's Age:20 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1887 Spouse Father:John B Snyder Spouse Mother:Isabella Cassel Snyder

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jan 1887 - 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 MapsMarried - 15 Dec 1909 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1960 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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