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

Family: Christian B. Bender / Catharine Honderich (F30798)

m. 15 Dec 1844


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  • Father | Male
    Christian B. Bender

    Born  1819  , Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  5 Sep 1887  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  15 Dec 1844  [1]  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Jacob Bender | F20606 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena "Lena" Brenneman | F20606 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Catharine Honderich

    Born  2 Apr 1829  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Jun 1916  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Christian Honderich | F20129 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Margareth S. Gingerich | F20129 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Maria "Mary" Bender

    Born  16 Jul 1847  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Mar 1921  Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Poole West Amish Cemetery, Poole, Perth Co. Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John B. Schwartzentruber | F13443 
    Married  11 Apr 1865  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    John H. Bender

    Born  5 Aug 1849  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Apr 1934   
    Buried    East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Barbara Brenneman | F43346 
    Married  16 Jan 1872  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Male
    Christian H. Bender

    Born  26 May 1851  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Catherine Spenler | F20429 
    Married  8 Jan 1878  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Catherine Bender

    Born  1854  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Jacob H. Bender

    Born  26 Mar 1857  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Catharina Striecher | F20400 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Daniel H. Bender

    Born  Mar 1860  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Magdalena Jantzi | F32016 
    Married  2 Nov 1886  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Magdalena Bender

    Born  1861  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Female
    Martha Bender

    Born  1862  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 9 | Male
    Joseph H. Bender

    Born  20 Aug 1864  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Fanny K. Ropp | F20450 
    Married  18 Mar 1924  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Catharine Zehr | F20453 
    Married  25 Feb 1890  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Female
    Elizabeth Bender

    Born  1866  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Christian I. Zehr | F42001 
    Married     

    Child 11 | Female
    Barbara Bender

    Born  22 Jul 1869  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 12 | Female
    Lydia Bender

    Born  14 Jul 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Apr 1964  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Noah R. Roth | F45559 
    Married  13 Jan 1895  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd John Oesch, Wilmot report 37.
      Christian Bender, to Catharina Hendrich, both of Wilmot. 15 Dec. 1844. Rev. Oesch. Wit. Jacob Lebold and Nicolaus Roth.