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

Josiah Rudy[1]

Male 1878 - 1947  (68 years)


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  • Name Josiah Rudy 
    Born 24 Jul 1878  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1  [3
    Residence 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1943  Melville, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number 00097-5473 
    Died 12 Feb 1947  Regina, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1059  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Father Benjamin Rudy,   b. 13 Oct 1837, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1890, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Hoffman,   b. 20 Apr 1844, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1894, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1862  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Family ID F343  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Josiah Rudy, "twin brother to Jeremiah, was born July 24th, 1878. He resides with Isaac H. Baumann, north-west of Waterloo."

      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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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      Following a brief illness, Josiah H. Rudy, 68, of Melville, Sask., died at the Regina Hospital yesterday. The s/o the late Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Rudy, he was born in Wellesley Tp. July 24, 1878. He took up residence in the west when a young man and was active in contracting work in Calgary and Edmonton. He served overseas during the First Great War. Surviving are two brothers, William of Centreville, Jeremiah of Waterloo and three sisters, Mrs. Noah Snyder of Preston, Mrs. Simeon Gingerich of Kitchener, and Mrs. John Blodgett of Rochester, N.Y.....

      Kitchener Daily Record 13 Feb 1947

  • 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..., 211.

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 46.

    3. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Josiah Rudy - 13 Feb 1947.

    4. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Div 1 Pg 46.
      Peter GREYERBIEHL M M 29 German Ontario Farmer Roman Catholic
      Margaretha GREYERBIEHL F M 24 German Ontario Roman Catholic

    5. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Elias Rudy - 21 Feb 1945.

    6. [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..., 210.

    7. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Benjamin Rudy, aged 25 res Woolwich born Woolwich son fo Daniel Rudy and Barbara Rotenburg married 2 Nov 1862 to Mary Ann Hoffman, aged 18 res. Woolwich Twp. born Waterloo Twp. daughter of Jacob Hoffman and Ellen Hamlin.

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Rudy Benjamin, 25, Woolwich, Woolwich, son of Daniel and Barbara (Rosenberger), married 2 Nov 1862 Mary An Hoffman, 18, Woolwich, Waterloo, daughter of Jacob and Ellen (Hamlin)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jul 1878 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1943 - Melville, , Saskatchewan, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1947 - Regina, , Saskatchewan, Canada Link to Google Earth
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