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

Barbara Rife[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1753 - 1820  (66 years)


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  • Name Barbara Rife 
    Born 12 Sep 1753  Of, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 1820  South Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 052, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Name Barbara Shantz 
    Eby ID Number 00092-5275.1 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Barbara Reiff 
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I10557  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Christian Rife,   b. 1723,   d. 1809  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Veronica Reiff,   b. 1732,   d. 1800  (Age 68 years) 
    Family ID F3030  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isaac Shantz,   b. 14 Jan 1748, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1802, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 4 May 1774  [2
    Children 
     1. Mary Shantz,   b. 13 Mar 1775, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1866, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Abraham Shantz,   b. 15 Dec 1776, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1856, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Christian R. Shantz,   b. 13 Feb 1779, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1856, near, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Jacob Shantz,   b. 11 Oct 1781, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1867, near, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. Isaac Shantz,   b. 23 Apr 1783, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1854, South-East Of Berlin, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. David Shantz,   b. 7 Mar 1787, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     7. Veronica Shantz,   b. 14 Nov 1789, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1876, Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     8. Samuel Shantz,   b. 7 Jul 1792, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1792, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Joseph R. Shantz,   b. 24 Jun 1795, Near Pottstown, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1882  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F3031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1753 - Of, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Bef 1831 - Waterloo Township - German Company Tract Lot 052, Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 181.

    2. [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..., 374.

    3. [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..., 224.

    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..., 262.

    5. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In memory of / Barbra / Shantz / who was born 1753 & died 1820 / aged 67 years / (A) B.S.

    6. [S1322] Land - Founding Families of Waterloo Township 1800-1830, 49.