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

Family: Johann Valentin "Valentine" Knechtel / Barbara Rudy (F8322)

m. 3 Mar 1840


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  • Father | Male
    Johann Valentin "Valentine" Knechtel

    Born  23 Jul 1817  , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Apr 1896  Milverton, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  3 Mar 1840  [1]  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Johann Valentine Knechtel | F41935 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Maria Eva Klick | F41935 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Barbara Rudy

    Born  1814  , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Jun 1894  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Michael Ruby | F1565 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Barbara Kochersberger | F1565 Group Sheet 

    Isaac KnechtelChild 1 | Male
    Isaac Knechtel

    Born  1839  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Riverside Cem, Elkton, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth Neubert | F31195 
    Married  5 Dec 1865  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Lydia Knechtel

    Born  1842  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 3 | Female
    Mary Ann Knechtel

    Born  1842  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Mary Ann Knechtel

    Born  8 Jun 1843  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Feb 1912  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Henry Schlotzhauer | F52931 
    Married  29 Oct 1861  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Elizabeth Knechtel

    Born  1844  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 6 | Female
    Catherina Knechtel

    Born  1845  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Female
    Catherine Knechtel

    Born  1846  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 8 | Female
    Veronica Knechtel

    Born  1847  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry Steinacker | F41938 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Male
    Daniel Knechtel

    Born  1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    Zion Evangelical Cemetery, Rostock, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 10 | Male
    David Knechtel

    Born  7 Feb 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 May 1930  Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 11 | Female
    Magdalena Knechtel

    Born  3 May 1853  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  3 Dec 1930  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Baltazar "Balser" Hohenstein | F2379 
    Married     

    Child 12 | Male
    Rev. Samuel R. Knechtel

    Born  11 Apr 1859  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried    First St. Johns Cemetery, Sebringville, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Ann Otto | F25584 
    Married  28 Apr 1885  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Otto | F249440 
    Married     

  • Sources 
    1. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 9 Mar 1840:49.
      3 Mar 1840 Rev Bindemann m. Valentin Knechtel to Spr Barbara Ruby, both from Berlin, Waterloo Co., Upper Canada.