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

Family: Enoch S. Gingrich / Rebecca Witmer (F5401)

m. 29 Dec 1896


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  • Father | Male
    Enoch S. Gingrich

    Born  8 Mar 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Jun 1961  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  29 Dec 1896  [1, 2]  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Rev. Jacob B. Gingrich | F1428 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Sherk | F1428 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Rebecca Witmer

    Born  8 Nov 1875  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 May 1967  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Isaac Witmer | F1163 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Leah Bear | F1163 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Ida Lauretta Gingrich

    Born  19 Dec 1897  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Mar 1993   
    Buried    Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Joseph Cressman | F37085 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Female
    Bertha Mae Gingrich

    Born  28 Mar 1899  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Dec 1985  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Stanley Moyer | F37074 
    Married     

    Child 3 | Male
    Rev. John Edmund Gingrich

    Born  7 Oct 1900  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Nov 1983  Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Littleton Cemetery, Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Enetta Rose Gingrich

    Born  Mar 1902  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Charles Wilfred Witmer | F48856 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Male
    Jacob Cecil Gingerich

    Born  31 May 1903  of, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Oct 2001  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Elizabeth Hunsperger | F6518 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Wilfred Lorne Gingrich

    Born  27 May 1905  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  20 Sep 1998   
    Buried    First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Orpha Viola Mann | F6489 
    Married     

    Child 7 | Female
    Cora Isabella Gingrich

    Born  9 Jun 1907  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Jan 2000  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Rev. Harold David Groh | F261938 
    Married  29 Jun 1929  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    Mary Etta Gingrich

    Born  Feb 1909  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Rev. Arnold Elmer GingrichChild 9 | Male
    Rev. Arnold Elmer Gingrich

    Born  18 Dec 1910  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Oct 1970   
    Buried    Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Gladys Shantz | F37087 
    Married  15 Jun 1940   

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 1, 1961.
      Obituary of Enoch Gingerich

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 14638-97.
      Enoch GINGRICH, 25, farmer, Waterloo twp., same, s/o Jacob & Elizabeth, married Rebecca WITMER, 21, Wilmot twp., Waterloo twp., d/o Isaac & Leah, witn: Dilman GINGRICH & Leah WITMER, both of Waterloo twp., 29 Dec 1896 at Wilmot twp (Mennonite)