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

Family: Jacob D. Shoemaker / Jane Dunbar (F1488)

m. 18 Nov 1823


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  • Jacob D. ShoemakerFather | Male
    Jacob D. Shoemaker

    Born  24 Nov 1799  Swamp Creek, Frederick Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Mar 1902  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  18 Nov 1823  [1, 2, 3]  , , Pennsylvania, USA  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  George Shoemaker, Sr. | F1494 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Detweiler | F1494 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Jane Dunbar

    Born  8 Feb 1798  , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Aug 1880  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Alexander Dunbar | F1533 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Female
    Mary Ann Shoemaker

    Born  7 Nov 1824  Skippack Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jul 1876   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Joseph C. Bowman | F1519 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    David Shoemaker

    Born  31 Jan 1827  Skippack Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Oct 1827  Skippack Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Elizabeth Shoemaker

    Born  2 Oct 1828  Skippack Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Apr 1854   
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Johanes R. "John" Schiedel | F1518 
    Married  27 Feb 1853  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Martha Shoemaker

    Born  9 Jun 1831  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Henry McKay | F1486 
    Married  9 Apr 1855  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    George D. Shoemaker

    Born  11 Feb 1834  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Oct 1910  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Magdalena Snyder | F288 
    Married  15 Mar 1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Alexander Shoemaker

    Born  21 Feb 1836  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Aug 1908   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Susannah Weber | F1548 
    Married  13 Oct 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Naomi Shoemaker

    Born  2 Jun 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  30 Jul 1931   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Joseph B. Snyder | F64 
    Married  12 Apr 1857  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Snyder | F243781 
    Married     

    Child 8 | Female
    Jane Shoemaker

    Born  30 Dec 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Aug 1860  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Female
    Magdalena Shoemaker

    Born  16 Jan 1844  Maryhill (New Germany) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  George Israel | F24529 
    Married  1 Aug 1868  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Jacob Shoemaker

    Born  16 Jan 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Jan 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • 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..., 456.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Jacob D. Shoemaker - April 1, 1902.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Obituary of Jakob D. Schumacher.