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

Christine Miller

Female 1858 - 1935  (76 years)


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  • Name Christine Miller 
    Born 8 Jun 1858  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Christine Jantzi 
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Amish 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-80906 
    Died 9 May 1935  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Cause: lingering heart disease 
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I80906  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Freidrich "Frederick" Mueller,   b. 1821, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1901  (Age < 79 years) 
    Mother Sophia Lau,   b. 16 Oct 1837, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1909, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F30273  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rudolph B. Jantzi,   b. 16 Oct 1852, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1935, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1877  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Michael Jantzi,   b. 27 Sep 1878, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1906, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. Rudolph Jantzi,   b. 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth M. Jantzi,   b. 24 May 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1957, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Christina Jantzi,   b. 4 Feb 1890, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F21003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jantzi. - Sister Christina (Miller) Jantzi was born in Petersburg, Ont., June 8, 1858; died May 9, 1935 of a lingering heart disease, at the home of her daughter in Baden; aged 76 y. 11 m. 1 d. In October, 1877, she was united in marriage to Rudy B. Jantzi. To this union were born 5 children. She leaves her beloved aged companion, 1 daughter (Mrs. Noah G. Steinman), 4 grandsons, 1 granddaughter, and 9 great-grandchildren. Two sons (Michael and Rudy), 2 daughters (Mrs. Peter Nafziger, and one who died in infancy), 2 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren preceded her in death. Also surviving are 4 brothers, 1 sister, and a host of other relatives and friends. In her youth she joined the Wilmot Amish Mennonite Church, and remained a faithful member to the end. She was a kind, loving, and faithful companion, mother, grandmother, and friend. She was very much devoted to her grandchildren for whom her willing hands were always busy as long as health permitted. Funeral services were conducted at the Upper Street Amish Mennonite Church by Bros. Dan S. Jutzi and Christ Schultz. Burial in the adjoining cemetery. "As we loved her so we miss her; in our memory she is dear; Loved, remembered, thought of always, bring many a silent tear. Your loving smile and kindly ways are pleasant to recall; You always has a cheerful word, and were dearly loved by all." --- By her granddaughter.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXVIII, No. 12 - June 20, 1935 - pages 270, 271

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-5 Page 14.

    2. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 1 Page 48.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, June 20, 1935 - Obituary of Christina Miller.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Rudalph Yantzie (occ. farmer of Wilmot) b. Wilmot Township Age: 25 born abt 1852 father: Michael Yantzie mother: Maria Yantzie married Christina Miller Age:: 18 born abt 1859 b. Wilmot Township father: Frederick Miller mother: Sophia Miller married 30 Oct 1877 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Wilmot

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

    6. [S497] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - St. Agatha Mennonite CC#4569 Internet Link.
      Jantzi/ Rudolph B. Jantzi/ 1852-1935/ Christina Miller/ his beloved wife/ 1858-1935/ safe in the arms of Jesus

    7. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 3 Page 28.

    8. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 3 Page 8.

    9. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 1 Page 47.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Oct 1877 - 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 MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - 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 - Cause: lingering heart disease - 9 May 1935 - Baden, 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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