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

Family: James Devitt / Salome Roos (F3547)

m. 4 Apr 1837


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  • Father | Male
    James Devitt

    Born  1805  , New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Married  4 Apr 1837  [1]  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Dennis Devitt | F1028 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mary Martin | F1028 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Salome Roos

    Born  1814  , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Father  Johannes "John" Roos | F230776 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elisabeth | F230776 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Magdalena Devitt

    Born  1836  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    George Devitt

    Born  17 Sep 1840  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 1909  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Louise Gerster | F21460 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Female
    Sarah Devitt

    Born  1843  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Female
    Caroline Devitt

    Born  28 Jan 1843  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1929   
    Buried    Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  David Bricker | F3495 
    Married  6 Feb 1871   

    Child 5 | Female
    Salome "Sarah" Devitt

    Born  11 May 1844  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 Apr 1921  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jacob S. Bechtel | F3542 
    Married  28 Feb 1865   

    Child 6 | Female
    Mary Ann Devitt

    Born  1846  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Dr. Thomas Swan | F7721 
    Married  12 Dec 1873  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 7 | Female
    Lydia Devitt

    Born  1847  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    Devitt

    Born  Abt 1850   
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Louisa | F35282 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Female
    Louisa Devitt

    Born  30 Apr 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Oct 1915  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jacob W. Appel | F7756 
    Married  18 Nov 1876  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    Levi Devitt

    Born  1856  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Sep 1917  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 11 | Female
    Seline Orinta Devitt

    Born  1869  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 20 Apr 1837:19.
      4 Apr 1837 Rev. F.W. Bindeman m. James Devitts, Waterloo, to Salome Roos, daughter of John Roos, in Preston.