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

Joseph Shantz Springer

Male 1845 - 1920  (75 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joseph Shantz Springer was born 23 Sep 1845, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (son of Mayor-Reeve-Sheriff Moses Springer and Barbara Shantz); died 4 Dec 1920; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Joseph married Rosina Roos 9 Feb 1868, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Rosina (daughter of John Roos and Elisabeth G. Weicker) was born 25 Sep 1843, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 8 Jun 1902; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Angus Springer was born 1868, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. Rev. Angus Riso Springer was born 31 Oct 1868, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 29 Mar 1939, Ridgeway, Welland Co., Ontario; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Annie Delila Springer was born 14 Aug 1870, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 26 Aug 1937; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    4. Elisabeth Matilda "Lizzie" Springer was born 10 Feb 1873, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 8 Feb 1907; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. Ida Geraldina Springer was born 16 Apr 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 11 May 1962; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Bailie Springer was born 1879, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Milton Bailie "Bailie" Springer was born 4 Jan 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 24 Jun 1970; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    8. Emma B. Springer was born 1 Aug 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 24 Jan 1970, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    9. Vera Belle Springer was born 18 Jun 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 28 Jan 1952; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Mayor-Reeve-Sheriff Moses SpringerMayor-Reeve-Sheriff Moses Springer was born 24 Aug 1824, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (son of Benjamin Springer and Mary Rykeman); died 5 Sep 1898, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Moses married Barbara Shantz 18 Feb 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Barbara (daughter of Joseph R. Shantz and Catharine Schneider) was born 11 Aug 1825, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 13 Oct 1884, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Barbara Shantz was born 11 Aug 1825, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (daughter of Joseph R. Shantz and Catharine Schneider); died 13 Oct 1884, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 1. Joseph Shantz Springer was born 23 Sep 1845, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 4 Dec 1920; was buried , Zion United Maple Grove Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    2. Mary Ann Springer was born 4 Jul 1846, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. Dr. Menno Springer was born 1848, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Springer was born 5 Jul 1851, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Benjamin Springer was born 11 Aug 1853, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Dr. Urias S. Springer was born 1855, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Mary Springer was born 1858, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    8. Lucinda Springer was born CALC 4 Feb 1858, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 14 Aug 1864, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    9. Moses S. "Mose" Springer was born 22 Dec 1859, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 1 Apr 1902, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; was buried , Angelus Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.
    10. Sarah Springer was born 25 Jan 1862, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 29 Aug 1864, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    11. Mary Emma B. "Emma" Springer was born 28 Jan 1864, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 28 Jul 1926; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    12. Walter Springer was born 1868, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    13. Hannah Springer was born 14 Jan 1870, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 14 Jul 1904; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Benjamin Springer was born 1770, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA (son of Rev. David Springer and Margaret Oliver); died 16 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario.

    Benjamin — Mary Rykeman. Mary was born 1776; died 30 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Rykeman was born 1776; died 30 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario.
    Children:
    1. Mary Springer was born 16 Jun 1799, , Ontario, Canada; died 30 Jan 1888, Moline, Allegan, Michigan, USA.
    2. David Springer was born Abt 1805, Of, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario; died , Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada.
    3. John Springer was born Abt 1808, Of, Bayham Township, Elgin Co., Ontario; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Benjamin Springer was born 1809, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA; died Aug 1834; was buried , Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario.
    5. Aaron Springer was born 22 Jun 1815, Canada; died 31 Oct 1902, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Richard Springer was born Abt 1819; died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Henrietta Springer was born 30 Jun 1819, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.
    8. Elizabeth Springer was born 15 Jun 1821, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 12 Feb 1895, Salt River Township, Shelby, Missouri, United States.
    9. 2. Mayor-Reeve-Sheriff Moses Springer was born 24 Aug 1824, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 5 Sep 1898, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

  3. 6.  Joseph R. Shantz was born 24 Jun 1795, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania (son of Isaac Shantz and Barbara Rife); died 19 Mar 1882; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Joseph married Catharine Schneider 8 Jul 1817. Catharine (daughter of Joseph Schneider and Barbara Eby) was born 12 Feb 1799, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 15 Sep 1881, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Catharine Schneider was born 12 Feb 1799, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania (daughter of Joseph Schneider and Barbara Eby); died 15 Sep 1881, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Simon S. Shantz was born 15 May 1818, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 13 Dec 1893, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario.
    2. Moses Shantz was born 22 Aug 1819, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 17 Jan 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Veronica Shantz was born 15 Mar 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 23 Sep 1894; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    4. 3. Barbara Shantz was born 11 Aug 1825, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 13 Oct 1884, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. Maria "Mary" Shantz was born 17 Jun 1827, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 23 Dec 1885.
    6. Joseph S. Shantz was born 15 May 1830, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 2 Oct 1886, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    7. Deacon Menno S. Shantz was born 16 Apr 1836, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 24 Nov 1917; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    8. Susan Schrock was born 1841, , Ontario, Canada; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Rev. David Springer was born Abt 1740, Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware, USA (son of Springer); died , Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA.

    David — Margaret Oliver. Margaret was born Abt 1740; died , Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Margaret Oliver was born Abt 1740; died , Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 4. Benjamin Springer was born 1770, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA; died 16 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada; was buried , Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario.

  3. 12.  Isaac Shantz was born 14 Jan 1748, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania (son of Jacob Shantz and Magdalena Erb); died 11 Oct 1802, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA.

    Isaac married Barbara Rife 4 May 1774. Barbara (daughter of Christian Rife and Veronica Reiff) was born 12 Sep 1753, Of, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA; died 1820, South Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  4. 13.  Barbara Rife was born 12 Sep 1753, Of, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of Christian Rife and Veronica Reiff); died 1820, South Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. Mary Shantz was born 13 Mar 1775, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania; died 6 Apr 1866, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    2. Abraham Shantz was born 15 Dec 1776, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA; died 28 Dec 1856, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA.
    3. Christian R. Shantz was born 13 Feb 1779, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania; died 9 Nov 1856, near, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    4. Jacob Shantz was born 11 Oct 1781, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA; died 1 Jul 1867, near, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. Isaac Shantz was born 23 Apr 1783, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania; died 12 Dec 1854, South-East Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. David Shantz was born 7 Mar 1787, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania; died 8 Apr 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    7. Veronica Shantz was born 14 Nov 1789, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 Jul 1876, Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    8. Samuel Shantz was born 7 Jul 1792, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA; died 19 Dec 1792, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA.
    9. 6. Joseph R. Shantz was born 24 Jun 1795, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania; died 19 Mar 1882; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

  5. 14.  Joseph SchneiderJoseph Schneider was born 24 May 1772, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania (son of Jacob Schneider and Maria Herschi); died 27 Oct 1843, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Joseph married Barbara Eby 21 Feb 1798, , Pennsylvania, USA. Barbara (daughter of Christian Eby and Catharine Bricker) was born 29 Apr 1774, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 13 Mar 1843, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


  6. 15.  Barbara Eby was born 29 Apr 1774, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania (daughter of Christian Eby and Catharine Bricker); died 13 Mar 1843, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    Children:
    1. 7. Catharine Schneider was born 12 Feb 1799, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 15 Sep 1881, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    2. Jacob E. Schneider was born 2 Sep 1800, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 2 Oct 1884, East Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    3. Elizabeth Schneider was born 2 Jan 1802, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 26 Nov 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    4. Veronica Schneider was born 25 Jul 1803, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania; died 13 Jul 1872, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    5. Mary Schneider was born 1 Apr 1808, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 22 Mar 1887, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    6. Deacon Joseph E. Schneider was born 23 Nov 1810, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 16 Feb 1880, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 19 Feb 1880, First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.
    7. Moses E. Schneider was born 24 Nov 1810, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 24 Nov 1896; was buried , First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.