1809 - 1887 (78 years)
||Joel Eli "Eli" Stauffer |
||Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada 
||Eli Stauffer |
|Eby ID Number
||10 Jul 1887
||Kinloss Township, Bruce Co., Ontario 
||17 Feb 2020 |
||Abraham Stauffer, b. 1 Aug 1788, Near Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania , d. 29 Apr 1860, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (Age 71 years) |
||Catharine Biehn, b. 1785, , USA , d. 1869 (Age 84 years) |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
||Lydia Ellenbaum, b. 1813, Tremont, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States , d. 12 May 1874, House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (Age 61 years) |
| ||1. Abraham Stauffer, b. 25 Dec 1830, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. 16 Jan 1922, Kinloss Township, Bruce Co., Ontario (Age 91 years)|
| ||2. William Stauffer, b. 28 Aug 1834, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. 2 Sep 1911, Kinloss Township, Bruce Co., Ontario (Age 77 years)|
| ||3. Samuel Stauffer, b. 1835, Of, Lucknow, Bruce Co., Ontario , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||4. Nancy Stauffer, b. CA 1835, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. May 1847, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada (Age ~ 12 years)|
| ||5. Maria Stauffer, b. 3 Sep 1837, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. 19 Aug 1913, Carberry, , Manitoba, Canada (Age 75 years)|
| ||6. Joel Stauffer, b. 1840, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||7. Hannah Stauffer, b. 1842, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||8. John Stauffer, b. 1848, , Ontario, Canada , d. 1911 (Age 63 years)|
| ||9. Eli Wesley Stauffer, b. 1852, Of, Lucknow, Bruce Co., Ontario , d. 22 Apr 1906, , Lambton Co., Ontario (Age 54 years)|
| ||10. Catherine Louise Stauffer, b. 16 Aug 1854, Kinloss Township, Bruce Co., Ontario , d. 11 Jul 1937, Hadley, Lapeer, Michigan, United States (Age 82 years)|
||17 Feb 2020 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Eli Stauffer, "is married to Lydia Ellenbaum. They reside at Lucknow, Bruce County, Ontario, where he followed farming for many years but now lives retired."
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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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.].
Joel Eli Stauffer was one of the first settlers in Kinloss in 1850 that settled on the "Free Grants". Stauffer is acknowledged as the first man to ever cross the Township of Kinloss.
Township of Huron-Kinloss, Ontario, Canada - Kinloss. (2016). Huronkinloss.com. Retrieved 11 May 2016, from https://www.huronkinloss.com/kinloss.cfm
The number of settlers that came into the county in 1850 was largely in excess of the preceding year. As these settled principally on " free grant " lands, it is but fair to assume that the advantageous character of the offer made by the Crown was becoming widely known and realized. The greater portion of these settlers found farms to their satisfaction in either Brant or Kincardine, while a few passed into Kinloss, which in 1850 received its first inhabitants, who settled in the vicinity of "the Black Horse," among them being Joel Eli Stauffer, Thomas Hodgins, Thomas Smith, John and William Shel- ton and others. A fair number of settlers located on the Lake Ranges in Huron and Kincardine, largely attracted by the advantage offered of water communication, which gave ready access from the first. Arran received its first settler in this year in the person of Henry Boyle, a squatter who located on his lot in advance of the survey of the township
Full text of "The history of the county of Bruce and of the minor municipalities therein, Province of Ontario, Canada". (2016). Archive.org. Retrieved 11 May 2016, from https://archive.org/stream/countybruce00robeuoft_djvu.txt
The name Joel Eli is given in the History of the County of Bruce and no where else. It is probably in error and should be just Eli.
- [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 508.
- [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 2206 (1887).
Eli Stauffer, d. 10 Jul 1887 Kinloos, Bruce, aged 77y, farmer, b. Ontario. cause: pneumonia (8 days)