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

Susannah Catharine "Susie" Witmer

Female 1872 - 1967  (94 years)


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  • Name Susannah Catharine "Susie" Witmer 
    Born 4 Mar 1872  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Susannah Catharine "Susie" Bettke 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    United Bretheren 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    United Brethren 
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1955  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00002-331 
    Died 1967  [7
    Buried Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I7793  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Henry Witmer,   b. 24 Mar 1847, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1930, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Buckler,   b. 19 Jun 1848, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1926  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 23 Aug 1870  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 8
    Family ID F1168  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Bettke,   b. 25 Jun 1873, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1949, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 11 Sep 1895  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Arthur Egbert Bettke,   b. 20 Oct 1896, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. Rosetta Bettke,   b. Nov 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Vinetta Bettke,   b. 24 Nov 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Renetta Edith Bettke,   b. 24 Nov 1898, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1980  (Age 81 years)
     5. Henry August Bettke,   b. Sep 1903, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Nicholas William Bettke,   b. Dec 1906, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Irene Bettke,   b. Apr 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Frederick Gordon Bettke,   b. 1915, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1986, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F22825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1872 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheren - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Sep 1895 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1955 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Susannah Catharine Witmer, "was born in Breslau, March 4th, 1872."


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 129.

    2. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-1 Page 4.

    3. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 43.

    4. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 23 Page 14.

    5. [S2573] aaaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 2 Page 10.

    6. [S2490] aaa Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 021460 (1872).
      Name:Susan Catharine Witmer Date of Birth:4 Mar 1872 Gender:Female Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Henry Witmer Mother's name:Mary Ann Buckler

    7. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      In Loving Memory/ John Bettke/ 1873 - 1949/ His Wife/ Susan Witmer/ 1872 - 1967.

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Henry WITMER, 23, harness maker, b. Guelph Twp, res. Hespeler, s/o Abraham & Catharine married Mary Ann BUCKLER, 22, res. Waterloo Twp, b. Waterloo Twp, d/o Henry & Susannah, witn: Aaron BUCKLER of Waterloo Twp & Sarah WITMER of Guelph Twp, 23 August 1870 in Hespeler