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

Frederick William Stahlschmidt

Male 1872 - 1948  (76 years)


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  • Name Frederick William Stahlschmidt 
    Born 15 Feb 1872  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Fred Koehler Stahlschmidt 
    Occupation 1891  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1901  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Superintendant, Furniture Factory 
    Religion 1911  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-88389 
    Died 28 May 1948  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cause: Cause: Heart Attack 
    Buried 31 May 1948  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I88389  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father William Stahlschmidt,   b. 18 Nov 1844, Cologne, , Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1928, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Marie Anna "Mary" Kahler,   b. 6 Feb 1854, , New York State, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1908, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Family ID F22902  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Katherina Kleindinst,   b. Jul 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1977, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 96 years) 
    Married 21 Jun 1904  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Frederick Henry Stahlschmidt,   b. 14 Aug 1906, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1906, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Janet Stahlschmidt,   b. Nov 1907, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Janet Ida Stahlschmidt,   b. 11 Nov 1907, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1997, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. William Frederick "Frederick" Stahlschmidt,   b. 13 Jun 1911, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F223392  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1872 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lutheran - 1891 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ? - 1901 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jun 1904 - Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Superintendant, Furniture Factory - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Heart Attack - 28 May 1948 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 May 1948 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Frederick Stahlachmidt

      PRESTON, May 29— Native popularly known resident of Preston, Frederick William Stahlschmidt, 76, died at his home, 857 Vine St. at 10 o'clock last night, several hours after suffering a heart attack. Born in Preston, Mr. Stahlschmidt, with the exception of a year in Chicago, Montreal and New York, where he was engaged in business connected with his work, lived all his life in Preston. His genial personality and diversified activities won him numerous friends. Until his retirement 15 years ago he was employed with the former Stahlschmidt Furniture and remained with this concern during its change of ownership to the Canadian Office and School Furniture. An ardent member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church he was treasurer of the church for many years and an auditor at the time of his death. He was a life member of Preston Masonic Lodge No. 297 A.F. and A.M. Keenly interested in sport, Mr. Stahlschmidt was an enthusiastic fisherman and was the oldest member of the Preston Rod and Gun Club. In his earlier days he was active in many branches of sport. Surviving are his widow; daughter, Mrs. Jacob Bregman, Jr, of Preston; a son, William Frederick Stahlschmidt, of Welland; five grandchildren and four sisters, Mrs. Hobart Corwin, of Jackson, Mich., Mrs. Charles Whitney and Miss Alma and Miss Marion Stahlschmidt of Preston. The body will rest at the Stager-Pass Funeral Home until Monday morning, then at the residence, 857 Vine St., where a private service will be held Monday afternoon at 7.30 p.m. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery. A Masonic service will be held Sunday night at 9 o'clock at the funeral home.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 29 May 1948 pg 21

  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1901, Preston (Village) F-1 Page 10.

    2. [S297] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1881, Page 19.

    3. [S1669] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1911, Div. 24 Pg. 13.

    4. [S2441] Census - ON, Waterloo, Preston - 1891, Section 1 Page 73.

    5. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Frederick William Stahlschmidt Date of Birth:15 Feb 1872 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:William Stahlschmidt Mother's name:Mary Kahler

    6. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Monument] Stahlschmidt/ [Markers At Left] Norma/ Wife Of/ Arthur C. Johnson/ Died Nov. 25th, 1935./ Marion/ Daughter Of/ Wm. & Marie Stahlschmidt/ Died May 19th, 1970./ [Base Marker At Front] Gertrude/ Wife Of/ Charles J. Whitney/ Died June 9th, 1961./ Charles J. Whitney/ Husband Of/ Gertrude/ Died Jan. 22nd, 1975./ [Flat Marker On Right Side] Frederick Wm./ Son Of Wm. & Marie Stahlschmidt/ Died May28, 1948/ Aged 76 Years./ Ida K. Kleindinst/ Wife Of/ Fred Wm. Stahlschmidt/ Died May 10, 1977/ Age 97./ Hannah/ Daughter Of/ Rev'd. D. & W. Stahlschmidt/ Died July 25th, 1926/ In Her 69th Year./