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

Family: Jacob B. Betzner / Magdalena Scheirich (F2773)

m. 15 Apr 1842


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  • Father | Male
    Jacob B. Betzner

    Born  5 Sep 1818  Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Nov 1915  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  15 Apr 1842  [1, 2, 3, 4]  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2, 3, 4] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Maria Bretz | F2774 
    Married  28 Sep 1851   
    Father  Johannes "John" Betzner | F2454 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Bechtel | F2454 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Magdalena Scheirich

    Born  17 Jun 1822  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Mar 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Scheirich | F528 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Barbara Groh | F528 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Maria "Mary" Betzner

    Born  4 Aug 1843  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jun 1924   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Benjamin Stauffer | F2810 
    Married  23 May 1865  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Barbara BetznerChild 2 | Female
    Barbara Betzner

    Born  9 Dec 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 May 1928  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rev. Noah Stauffer | F2823 
    Married  12 Nov 1867  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    John S. Betzner

    Born  9 Aug 1846  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Mar 1925  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  16 Mar 1925   
    Spouse  Sarah Stauffer | F2827 
    Married  18 Nov 1874  Chesterfield, Blandford Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Male
    Isaac Betzner

    Born  2 Dec 1848  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Apr 1926  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Catharine Ernst | F2835 
    Married  11 Mar 1880   

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 248.

    2. [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..., 226.

    3. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin Rev., Minister of the Mennonist Society #19.
      Jacob Betzner, To Magdalene Sheirich, Both Of Waterloo. 5 Apr. 1842. Rev. Eby. Wit. John Sheirich And John Betzner

    4. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), November 2, 1915.
      Obituary of Jacob B. Betzner