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

Family: Christian Witmer / Mary Bechtel (F1188)

m. 8 Apr 1840


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  • Father | Male
    Christian Witmer

    Born  2 Nov 1817  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Jan 1885  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  29 Jan 1885   
    Married  8 Apr 1840  [1]  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Christian Witmer | F1187 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena W. Wanner | F1187 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Bechtel

    Born  1819  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Father  Abraham Bechtel | F3902 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Wanner | F3902 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    George Witmer

    Born  1842   
    Died  1921   
    Buried    Babylon Line Cemetery, Hay Township, Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Cober | F3335 
    Married  9 Feb 1869   

    Sarah WitmerChild 2 | Female
    Sarah Witmer

    Born  1843  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Mason | F7310 
    Married  14 Nov 1867  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Elizabeth Witmer

    Born  1851  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Levi Block | F2346 
    Married     
    Spouse  John Hilborn | F33137 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Nancy Witmer

    Born  Abt 1855   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Isaac Martin | F43334 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Female
    Mary Ann Witmer

    Born  Sep 1857  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Oct 1943   
    Buried    Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John Wanner | F4141 
    Married  10 Apr 1877  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Abraham Witmer

    Born  24 Apr 1865  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1948   
    Buried    Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Matilda Strickler | F243814 
    Married  24 Aug 1886  Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 11 Apr 1840:1.
      last Wed Rev. Bindemann m. Christian Wittmer to Spr --- Bechtel, both from Waterloo Tp.