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

Henry S. Hammer

Male 1877 - 1957  (79 years)


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  • Name Henry S. Hammer 
    Born 1 Dec 1877  North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter, House Building 
    Residence 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-79984 
    Died 1957  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Saint Mark's Lutheran Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I79984  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 

    Father George Ernst Hammer,   b. 14 Oct 1854, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1934, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Catherina Steppler,   b. 12 Jan 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1916, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1876  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F20820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" Capling,   b. 10 Jul 1875, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1914 
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F55022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Henry Hammer of Wellesley died on Wednesday afternoon at K-W Hospital, Kitchener. Born in North Easthope on Dec. 1, 1877, he was 79 years of age. A son of the late George Hammer and Katherine Steppler, he was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Wellesley. Surviving are his wife, the former Elizabeth Capling (Schmidt); one step-son, Stephen Schmidt of Wellesley; a brother, Albert, Wilmot Township; two sisters, Mrs. Henry Knechtel, Kitchener; and Mrs. Anna Wegfahrt of North Easthope. One brother died in February of this year.

      The body is resting at Futher Funeral Home, Wellesley, until Saturday at 11: 30 a.m. when removal will be made to St. Mark's Lutheran Church for service at 1: 00 p.m. Rev. Ralph Huras will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mark's Lutheran cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-6 Page 9.

    2. [S655] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 23675 (1877), Henry Hammer, accessed 11 Sep 2009.
      Henry Hammer Date of Birth: 1 Dec 1877 Gender: Male Birth County: Perth Father's Name: George Hammer carpenter of North Easthope Mother's Name: Catharine Stachler

    3. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 9.

    4. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/62572172/henry-s.-hammer.

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 8703 (1876), George Hammer-Catherine Stoppler.
      George Hammer, cabinet maker of North Easthope Birth Place: Waterloo Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1854 Father Name: Nicholas Hammer Mother Name: Mary Spouse Name: Catherine Stoppler, residence North Easthope Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1854 Spouse Birth Place: Wilmot Waterloo Spouse Father Name: Conrad Steppler Spouse Mother Name: Catherine Marriage Date: 8 Jun 1876 Marriage Place: Perth, South Easthope

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Dec 1877 - North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter, House Building - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1957 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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