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

Family: Deacon John S. Nahrgang / Maria Shantz (F1341)

m. 21 Mar 1865


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  • Father | Male
    Deacon John S. Nahrgang

    Born  15 Feb 1839  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Married  21 Mar 1865  [1, 2, 3]  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Mary Cressman | F646 
    Married  20 Oct 1889  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Christopher Nahrgang | F997 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Schneider | F997 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Maria Shantz

    Born  8 Aug 1841  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 May 1886  Near Wilmot Centre, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Joshua Y. Shantz | F4722 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena Martin | F4722 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Isaiah Nahrgang

    Born  2 Oct 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1955   
    Buried    Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Barbara Dolly Morrison | F191175 
    Married  7 Oct 1903  Muskoka Township, Muskoka District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Ida Nahrgang

    Born  1875  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Mary Nahrgang

    Born  1877  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Oliver Nahrgang

    Born  11 Apr 1866  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  2 Dec 1930   
    Buried    Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Margaret J. Phillimore | F191183 
    Married  14 Jun 1899  Malahide Township, Elgin Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Lucinda Nahrgang

    Born  1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  James Buck | F1342 
    Married     

    Lydia Ann NahrgangChild 6 | Female
    Lydia Ann Nahrgang

    Born  8 Apr 1870  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Jan 1958  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  28 Jan 1958  Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Dilman Hunsperger | F808 
    Married  10 Dec 1902  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Louisa Nahrgang

    Born  1874  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Joshua Nahrgang

    Born  8 Sep 1880  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  31 Dec 1908   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth Shantz | F17295 
    Married  Dec 1905   

    Child 9 | Female
    Lovina Nahrgang

    Born  27 May 1882  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Jun 1956  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ephraim Baer, II | F41834 
    Married  16 Mar 1903  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Allen Nahrgang

    Born  Oct 1885  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary Louisa Brown | F243756 
    Married  22 Jun 1914  Chesley, Elderslie Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 140.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 6 Apr 1865.
      Mar. 21, 1865 Mary Schantz and John Nahrgang, both of Wilmot Tp., by Rev. G. Schmidt in Philippsburg

    3. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Nahrgang, 25, res. Wilmot, b. Wilmot, son of Christoph and Mary, married 21 Mar 1865 Mary Schantz, 23, res. Wilmot, b. Wilmot, daughter of Joshua and Magdalene (Martin)