Waterloo Region Generations
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Moses L. Schwartzentruber

Male 1893 - 1979  (85 years)


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  • Name Moses L. Schwartzentruber 
    Born 19 Dec 1893  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Amish 
    Religion 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Amish 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-80642 
    Died 17 Sep 1979  New Hamburg, 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 I80642  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Jacob F. Schwartzentruber,   b. 13 Jun 1867, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1957  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother 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  [4
    Family ID F20953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Leah Lichti,   b. 16 Nov 1895, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1927  (Age 31 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F32008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edith Boshart,   b. 30 Apr 1899, Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1987, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married Nov 1927  [2
    Children 
     1. Willard Schwartzentruber
     2. Laverne Schwartzentruber
     3. Rev. Gerald Jacob Schwartzentruber
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F32009  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SCHWARTZENTRUBER Moses L. On Monday, Sept. 17, 1979, at Nithview Home, New Hamburg, Moses L. Schwartzentruber, aged 85 years. He was a member of St. Agatha Mennonite Church. Loving husband of the former Edith Boshart of Nithview Home, New Hamburg, whom he married in November, 1927 and dear father of Norman Helmuth of Baden, Walter Helmuth of Moorefield, Elmer Schwarzentruber of Cambridge, Willard Schwartzentruber of Listowel, Gerald Schwartzentruber of Wellesley and Laverne Schwartzentruber of Baden, Mrs. Violet Falhafer of Route 4, Stratford and Marie (Mrs. Wallace Gingerich) of Zrurich. Also surviving are 28 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and one brother Clarence Schwartzentruber of Route 1, Waterloo. He was predeceased by his first wife, the former Leah Lichti, February 15, 1927; his parents the late Jacob E. Schwartzentruber and the former Elizabeth Litwiller; one daughter in infancy and one sister, Rachel (Mrs. Milton Litwiller. The late Mr. Schwartzentruber will be resting at the Omand-Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg, after 8 p.m. this evening and until noon Thursday, when removal will be made to the St. Agatha Mennonite Church, for service at 2: 30 p.m. with Rev. Nelson Martim officiating. Interment to follow in the church cemetery.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 18 Sep 1979

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      Schwartzentruber.- Moses L., son of Jacob E. and Elizabeth (Litwiller) Schwartzentruber, was born in Waterloo Co., Ont., Dec. 19, 1893; died at Nithview Home, New Hamburg, Ont., Sept. 17, 1979; aged 85 y. He was married to Leah Lichti, who died Feb. 15, 1927. On Nov. 15, 1927, he was married to Edith Boshard Helmuth, who survives. Also surviving are 6 sons (Elmer, Willard, Gerald, and Laverne Schwartzentruber, and Norman and Walter Helmuth), 2 daughters (Mrs. Violet Falhaufer, and Marie-Mrs. Wallace Gingerich), 28 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and one brother (Clarence). He was preceded in death by one infant daughter and one sister (Rachel-Mrs. Milton Litwiller). He was a member of St. Agatha Mennonite church, where funeral services were held Sept. 20, in charge of Nelson Martin; interment in St. Agatha Mennonite Church Cemetery.


      Gospel Herald - Volume 72, Number 52 - December 25, 1979, page 1040.

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

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), 18 Sep 1979 - Obituary of Moses L. Schwartzentruber.

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

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

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Dec 1893 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Amish - 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 MapsDied - 17 Sep 1979 - New Hamburg, 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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