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

Family: Rev. Martin Bear / Catharine Gingrich (F1776)



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  • Father | Male
    Rev. Martin Bear

    Born  1774  , York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Married     
    Father  Michael Bear | F2099 Group Sheet 
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Catharine Gingrich

    Born  CA 1782  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Mar 1849  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Abraham Gingrich | F1741 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Barbara Hunsicker | F1741 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Benjamin Bear

    Born  1799  , USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Rev. John G. Bear

    Born  15 May 1804  Near Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Dec 1894  Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Anna "Nancy" Pannabecker | F261996 
    Married  11 Feb 1827   

    Child 3 | Female
    Elizabeth Bear

    Born  17 Sep 1805  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Mar 1838  Speedsville (Waterloo Township), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  James C. Smith | F2877 
    Married     

    Child 4 | Female
    Annie Bear

    Born  29 Apr 1807  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Aug 1867  West Montrose, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    West Montrose United Cemetery, West Montrose, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jacob Benner | F3413 
    Married  13 Mar 1830   

    Child 5 | Male
    Michael Bear

    Born  1 Jan 1809  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Aug 1821   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Male
    David Bear

    Born  24 Nov 1810  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Jul 1881  Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Barbara Wismer | F3939 
    Married  30 Jan 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Male
    Abraham Bear

    Born  19 Apr 1812  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Aug 1890  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Sallie Witmer | F1189 
    Married     

    Child 8 | Female
    Salome Bear

    Born  12 Jan 1814  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elias Bergey | F2141 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Male
    Martin Bear

    Born  4 Oct 1815  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Jul 1889  , Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Mary Kroll | F3107 
    Married     
    Spouse  Esther Shuh | F3449 
    Married     

    Child 10 | Female
    Catharine Bear

    Born  18 May 1817  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Peter Weber | F2101 
    Married     

    Child 11 | Male
    George Bear

    Born  10 Jun 1819  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Susannah Oberholtzer | F1831 
    Married  18 Mar 1845  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Jane Daniels | F3457 
    Married     

    Child 12 | Female
    Leah Bear

    Born  21 Mar 1821  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Samuel Ellenbaum | F5365 
    Married     

    Child 13 | Female
    Susannah Bear

    Born  6 Jul 1822  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Apr 1854   
    Buried    Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Peter Mosser | F1269 
    Married     

    Child 14 | Female
    Rachel Bear

    Born  10 Mar 1825  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Samuel Nafziger | F467 
    Married