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

Family: Benjamin L. Eby / Barbara Martin (F2909)

m. 9 Sep 1851


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin L. Eby

    Born  25 Oct 1829  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  12 Apr 1920   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  9 Sep 1851  [1, 2]  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Magdalena "Lena" Detweiler | F5271 
    Married  2 Mar 1879  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Peter Eby | F1022 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena Erb | F1022 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Barbara Martin

    Born  26 Sep 1830  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jul 1876  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Daniel Z. Martin | F984 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Veronica Schneider | F984 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    David Eby

    Born  1852  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Daniel M. Eby

    Born  20 Oct 1852  Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Dec 1931   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lydia Frey | F5272 
    Married     
    Spouse  Magdalena "Lena" Bock | F46552 
    Married  19 Apr 1905  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Veronica M. Eby

    Born  23 Apr 1854  Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Jul 1876   
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Peter M. EbyChild 4 | Male
    Peter M. Eby

    Born  26 Jun 1857  Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Mar 1930   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Susannah Brubacher | F204 
    Married     
    Spouse  Priscilla McNally | F3612 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Male
    Benjamin M. Eby

    Born  13 Apr 1860  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Oct 1948   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Esther Brubacher | F234 
    Married  8 Nov 1881   
    Spouse  Susannah Bearinger | F5541 
    Married  23 Aug 1927   

    Child 6 | Male
    Solomon M. Eby

    Born  7 Apr 1864  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Christina Eby | F5273 
    Married  25 Mar 1884  Amabel Township, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Judith M. Eby

    Born  9 Jan 1867  Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Jun 1892  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Male
    Menno M. Eby

    Born  7 Jul 1869  Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Dec 1899   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Sarah Ann Eby | F6508 
    Married     

  • 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..., 590.

    2. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Marriages By Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Minister of The Mennonist Society, Berlin report #194.
      Benjamin L. Eby, to Barbara Martin, both of Woolwich. 9 Sept. 1851. Rev. Eby. Wit. Daniel Martin and Peter Eby.