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

Family: Benjamin Shantz / Margaret Swinton (F5018)

m. 9 Mar 1863


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin Shantz

    Born  21 Sep 1811  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Nov 1868  , Dallas County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  9 Mar 1863  [1]  , Bruce Co., Ontario  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Other Spouse  Lydia Kolb | F3865 
    Married  5 Nov 1833   
    Father  Christian Shantz | F4993 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Hannah Paul | F4993 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Margaret Swinton

    Born  5 Jul 1840  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Father  Alexander Swinton | F8830 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Jane | F8830 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Jacob S. Shantz

    Born  23 Dec 1863  Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Jul 1865   
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    Israel S. Shantz

    Born  8 Jul 1865  , Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Bella Miller | F5028 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Isaac S. Shantz

    Born  17 Feb 1867  , Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Female
    Rebecca S. Shantz

    Born  9 Oct 1868  , Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S69] Vit - ON, Bruce - Bruce County Marriage Register 1858 -1869.
      Margaret Swinton Born: Canada Res: Port Elgin Age: 24 Father: Alexander Mother: Jane Born: 1839 Spouse: Benjamin Shanty Age: 57 born: Canada Res: Port Elgin Born: 1806 Father: Chris Mother: Hanny married 9 Mar 1863