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

Mary Ann Otto[1]

Female 1854 - 1921  (67 years)


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  • Name Mary Ann Otto 
    Born 3 Jan 1854  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/68752018 
    Name Marian Otto 
    Name Mary Ann Knechtel 
    Residence 1861  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evangelist 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evangelical 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-99408 
    Died 28 Apr 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Buried 2 May 1921  Sebringville Cemetery, Sebringville, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I99408  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Valentine Otto,   b. CALC 20 Oct 1825, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1893, Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Kleinknecht,   b. CALC 26 Jan 1834, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1916, Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Family ID F25589  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rev. Samuel R. Knechtel,   b. 11 Apr 1857, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1947  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1885  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Laura Magdalena Knechtel,   b. 10 Feb 1886, South Cayuga Township, Haldimand Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Gordon Valentin Knechtel,   b. 10 Aug 1887, Haldimand, Rainham Township, Haldimand Co., Ontario? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1918, Epinonville, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     3. Walter Valentine Knechtel,   b. 10 Aug 1887, South Cayuga Township, Haldimand Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F25584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MRS. S. R. KNECHTEL BURIED - The funeral of the late Mrs. (Rev.) S. R. Knechtel, who passed away at her home on Roy Street on Thursday last was held on Monday, services being conducted at the residence at 12: 30 o'clock by Rev. J. P. Hauch, assisted by Rev. J. J. Litt, of Toronto. Following the services at the residence, services were conducted in Zion Evangelical Church. These were attended by a large gathering of friends and acquaintances of the deceased. Rev. J. P. Hauch was in charge, with Rev. L. H. Wagner, of Regina, Rev. A. Y Haist, of Kitchener, and Rev. M. L. Wing, of St. Jacobs, assisting. Special music was rendered by the combined Ladies' Aids of the Kitchener and Bridgeport churches. The remains were taken to Sebringville for interment where the final rites were performed by Rev. W. J. Zimmerman, of Sebringville and F. A. Lawrence of Stratford. The pall-bearers were the pastors of six neighboring churches, as follows: Rev. S. E. Schrader, Waterloo; Rev. E. Burn, Arnprior; Rev. G. F. Brown, Elmira; Rev. O. G. Hallman, Bridgeport; Rev. W. S. Henrich, New Hamburg; Rev. W. O. Hayne, New Hamburg.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Walter Valentine Knechtel Born: 10 Aug 1887 County: Haldimand Father: Samuel R Knechtel Mother: Mary Ann Otto

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-4 Page 7.

    3. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 28 Pg. 2.

    4. [S1868] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1861, Div. 1 Pg. 7.

    5. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 4 Page 46.

    6. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Mary Otto - Knechtel.

    7. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/68752018.

    8. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Samuel R Knechtel Born: Ontario Canada Age: 26 Born: abt 1859 Father: Valentine Knechtel Mother: Barbara Knechtel Spouse: Mary Ann Otto Age: 31 Born: abt 1854 born: Ont Canada Father: Valentine Otto Mother: Magdalena Otto married 28 Apr 1885 married: Perth, Ellice

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jan 1854 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelist - 1861 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Apr 1885 - Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Apr 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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