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

Nancy Holm

Female 1813 - 1878  (64 years)


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  • Name Nancy Holm 
    Born 4 Nov 1813  Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125517166 
    Name Nancy Cober 
    Eby ID Number 00056-3854 
    Died 5 Apr 1878  , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Crossroads Brethren in Christ Cemetery, Puslinch Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I10081  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Niehls P. "Nelson" Holm,   b. 19 Oct 1774, Copenhagen, , KĂžbenhavns Amt, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1865, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Anna Catharine Philips,   b. 7 Nov 1785, Hamburg, , Hamburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1858  (Age 72 years) 
    Married Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F2897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nicolaus Cober,   b. 4 Mar 1811, Vaughan Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1887, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 3 Apr 1832  [2, 4
    Children 
     1. Anna "Annie" Cober,   b. 18 May 1836, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1911, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. John Cober,   b. 3 Jun 1838, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1908  (Age 69 years)
     3. Sarah Cober,   b. 15 Feb 1841, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1927  (Age 86 years)
     4. Jacob Norman Cober,   b. 24 Jan 1844, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1913, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Mary Cober,   b. 15 Jan 1846, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1929, Beaverton, Durham Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     6. Martha Cober,   b. 17 May 1848, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1931, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Rev. Peter Cober,   b. 7 May 1853, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 87 years)
     8. Hannah Cober,   b. 4 Dec 1856, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F2292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Nancy Holm Cober
    Nancy Holm Cober

  • Notes 
    • Nancy Holm, "was born November 4th, 1813. On April 3rd, 1832, she was married to Nicolaus Cober. He was born in Vaughan Township, York County, March 4th, 1811, and died June 22nd, 1887. Some years after their marriage they moved from York County to Wellington County, near Hespeler, where she died April 5th, 1878. They had eight children"

      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

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      COBER, NANCY (Nee Holm)


      Near Hespeler, on the 7th April 1878, after a painful illness, aged 65 years, 5 months. The wife of Nicholas Cober.

      A Celebration of Lives Obituaries of Puslinch Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Vol 1, Anna Jackson & Marjorie Clark
      Used with kind permission of Marjorie Clark

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 809.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 461.

    3. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125517166/nancy-cober.

    4. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 810.

    5. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 806.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Nov 1813 - Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Apr 1878 - , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Crossroads Brethren in Christ Cemetery, Puslinch Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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