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

Family: Benjamin Z. Martin / Mary Devitt (F2986)

m. 13 Oct 1835


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin Z. Martin

    Born  4 Dec 1811  Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 Feb 1899   
    Buried    Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  13 Oct 1835  [1, 2]  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Mary Biehn | F4225 
    Married  6 Mar 1849  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Peter Martin | F1834 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna Zimmerman | F1834 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Devitt

    Born  30 Aug 1815  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jun 1848   
    Buried    Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Dennis Devitt | F1028 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Martin | F1028 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    John D. Martin

    Born  19 Sep 1836  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1886  Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Caledonia Cemetery, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Anna M. Wenger | F3872 
    Married  28 Feb 1860  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Amos D. Martin

    Born  4 Aug 1838  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Nov 1870  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Esther Musselman | F219 
    Married  28 Jan 1861  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Anna D. "Nancy" Martin

    Born  21 Mar 1840  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Nov 1922   
    Buried    Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Tilman Martin | F14053 
    Married  11 Mar 1862  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Barbara D. Martin

    Born  18 Aug 1841  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Jan 1905   
    Buried    Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Solomon M. Musselman | F14038 
    Married  31 Mar 1861  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    Isaac D. Martin

    Born  10 Jun 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Feb 1931  Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Esther M. Bauman | F14087 
    Married  28 Feb 1865  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    Benjamin D. Martin

    Born  28 Jun 1848  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Sep 1848  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..., 45.

    2. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 22 Oct 1835:9.
      13 Oct 1835 Rev Benjamin Eby m. Benjamin Martin and Mary Devitt, both of Waterloo