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

Benjamin Springer

Male 1809 - 1834  (25 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Springer 
    Born 1809  Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Epidemic 1834  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cholera 
    Eby ID Number 00116-7305 
    Died Aug 1834  [1, 2
    Cause: cholera 
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I10783  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Benjamin Springer,   b. 1770, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Rykeman,   b. 1776,   d. 30 Aug 1834, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Family ID F3089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1809 - Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEpidemic - Cholera - 1834 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Benjamin Springer, "died of cholera in August, 1834. He was unmarried."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In / these three graves lies/ the remains of/ Benjamin Springer/ died August 1834/ aged 63 yrs/ also of Mary wife of/ the same/ died August 1834/ aged 57 yrs/ Benjamin/ son of the above/ died August 1834/ aged 24 yrs/

    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..., 500.