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

Family: Benjamin Shoemaker / Mary Shantz (F1595)

m. 23 Feb 1864


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  • Benjamin ShoemakerFather | Male
    Benjamin Shoemaker

    Born  21 Jan 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Oct 1918   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  23 Feb 1864  [1, 2]  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Catharine Weichel | F1596 
    Married  27 Sep 1898  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  George D. Shoemaker | F478 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna "Nancy" Shuh | F478 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Shantz

    Born  16 Jan 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Jun 1890  near, Kitchener, 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  John Yost Shantz | F3015 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Susannah Scheirich | F3015 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Susannah Shoemaker

    Born  11 Mar 1866  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Emanuel S. Shantz | F1598 
    Married  23 Mar 1887  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Nancy Shoemaker

    Born  11 Mar 1866  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1932   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry B. Otterbein | F1599 
    Married  1892   
    Spouse  Otterbin | F243786 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Aaron S. Shoemaker

    Born  31 May 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Barbara Shoemaker | F1580 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Magdalena Shoemaker

    Born  14 Oct 1879  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1958   
    Buried    Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rev. Urias K. Weber | F6311 
    Married     

  • 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..., 469.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 25 Feb 1864.
      Feb. 23, 1864 Maria Schantz and Benjamin Schumacher, both of Waterloo Tp., by Rev. Bindemann