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

John L. Roth

Male 1897 - 1971  (74 years)


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  • Name John L. Roth 
    Born 12 Feb 1897  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-78307 
    Died 19 Sep 1971  Kitchener, 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 I78307  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Benjamin S. Roth,   b. 9 Jun 1869, Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1949, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Barbara Lichti,   b. 27 Sep 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1942, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1893 
    Family ID F20403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matilda Schwartzentruber,   b. 15 Mar 1897, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1982, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1923  [2
    Children 
     1. Beatrice Marie Roth,   b. 28 Apr 1932, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 2003  (Age 71 years)
     2. Clare B. Roth
     3. Vernon Roth
     4. Arthur Roth
     5. Mildred Roth
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F42601  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Roth, John L., son of Benjamin and Barbara (Lichti) Roth, was born in Wilmot Twp., Ont., Feb. 12, 1897; died suddenly at the Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital, Sept. 19, 1971; aged 74 y. 7 m. 7 d. On Mar. 15, 1923, he was married to Matilda Schwartzentruber, who survives. Also surviving are 3 sons (Arthur, Vernon, and Clare), 3 daughters (Mildred - Mrs. Lawrence Hauder, Martha - Mrs. Jack Miller, and Beatrice - Mrs. John Hoist), 22 grandchildren, one brother (Alvin), and one sister (Mable - Mrs. Milton Litwiller). He was a member of the St. Agatha Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held Sept. 22, in charge of Gerald Schwartzentruber and Elmer Schwartzentruber.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LXIV, Number 43 - November 2, 1971 - pages 923, 924

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-4 Page 20.

    2. [S60] News - Christian Guardian, Obituary of John L. Roth - November 2, 1971 - pages 923, 924.

    3. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 6.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Feb 1897 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1971 - Kitchener, 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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