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

Elam Roth

Male 1900 - 1983  (83 years)


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  • Name Elam Roth 
    Born 1900  , Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-89540 
    Died 20 May 1983  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I89540  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 

    Father Christian D. Roth,   b. 27 Jun 1867, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1954  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Nancy Kropf,   b. 5 Nov 1871, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1972, Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1894  [2
    Family ID F7440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Magdalena S. "Lena" Brenneman,   b. 22 Jun 1900, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1966, Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1925  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F41796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mabel Magdalena Kipfer,   b. 23 Sep 1915, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1995, Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F23180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ROTH, Elam

      At Stratford General Hospital, on May 20 1983, Elam Roth, 117 Jacob St., Tavistock, aged 82 years.

      Beloved husband of Mabel (Kipfer) Brunk; dear father of Wilfred of RR 1, Bright, and Mrs. Warren (Verna) Bender of Tavistock; dear step-father of Kenneth Brunk of Kitchener, Howard Brunk and Oliver Brunk, both of Tavistock and Mrs. Marlene Zehr of Stratford; dear brother of Mrs. Amanda Stoltzfus of Parksburg, Penn., Mrs. Clarence (Ida) Bender and Mrs. Alvina Cressman, both of New Hamburg. Lovingly remembered by 18 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his first wife, Lena Brenneman (1966), one sister and one grandson, Dale Brunk.

      Friends called at the Robert Krug Funeral Home, Tavistock, after 2 p.m. Sunday and until noon on Monday, when transfer was made to Tavistock Mennonite Church for funeral service at 2 p.m. Interment in East Zorra Mennonite cemetery. The Rev. Gordon Bauman officiated.

      New Hamburg Independent May 25 1983 pg 21

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, E., America, N., Municipality, O., Zorra-Tavistock, E., & Cemetery, E. (1900). Elam Roth (1900-1983) - Find A Grave Memorial. Retrieved 3 April 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/80570284.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 24, 1954 obituary of Christian D. Roth.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Lena Roth - October 11, 1966.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1900 - , Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Nov 1925 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1983 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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