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

Jacob F. Schwartzentruber

Male 1867 - 1957  (90 years)


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  • Name Jacob F. Schwartzentruber 
    Born 13 Jun 1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Amish 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-80640 
    Died 15 Dec 1957  [4
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I80640  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Jacob Schwartzentruber,   b. 4 Aug 1841, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Phillipine "Bina" Erb,   b. 15 Nov 1841, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 69 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1862  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F20119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Litwiller,   b. 19 Apr 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1929, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1893  [8
    Children 
     1. Moses L. Schwartzentruber,   b. 19 Dec 1893, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1979, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Rachel Schwartzentruber,   b. 1 Jun 1898, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Clarence Schwartzentruber,   b. Apr 1905, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1988  (Age ~ 82 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F20953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jun 1867 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - 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 MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Amish - 1911 - St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., 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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  • Notes 
    • Schwartzentruber, Jacob E., son of the late Jacob and Bena (Erb) Schwartzentruber, was born in Wilmot Township, Ont., June 13, 1867; died at the home of his son, Clarence, Dec. 15, 1957; aged 90 y. 6 m. 2 d. He accepted Christ as his Savior in youth and united with the Wilmot Amish Mennonite Church, where he remained a faithful member until death. He was married to Elizabeth Litwiller. She preceded him in death March 31, 1929. Surviving are 2 sons (Moses, Baden, Ont.; and Clarence, on the homestead), 14 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. One daughter (Rachael), 3 brothers, and 2 sisters preceded him in death. Funeral services were held at the St. Agatha Church, Dec. 18, in charge of Orland Gingerich and Peter Nafziger. Burial in the adjoining cemetery

      Gospel Herald - Volume LI, Number 9 - March 4, 1958 - pages 213 - 215

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-5 Page 10.

    2. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 2 Page 22.

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

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Jacob F. Schwartzentruber - March 4, 1958 - pages 213 - 215.

    5. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 3 Page 75.

    6. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 17.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jacob Schwartzenhuber b. Wilmot Township res: Hay Township Age: 21 born abt 1841 father: John mother: Barbara married Jacobine Erb Age:: 21 born abt 1841 b. Wilmot Township Spouse res: Wilmot Township father: Christian mother: Elisabeth married 28 Oct 1862 county: Waterloo

    8. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Elizabeth Litwiller Schwartzentruber - June 6, 1929 - page 206, 207.