Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Fernando C. Erb

Fernando C. Erb[1, 2]

Male 1843 - 1917  (74 years)

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  • Name Fernando C. Erb 
    Born 4 Mar 1843  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1865  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Labourer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Meth. Evang. 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1901  Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Eby ID Number 00032-2784 
    Died 19 Dec 1917  [9
    Buried Bethesda Community Cemetery, Moorefield, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I10921  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Father John L. Erb,   b. 24 Nov 1818, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1878  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Nancy Clemens,   b. 16 Jun 1821, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1861, Near Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 26 May 1840  [3
    Family ID F3125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Schnarr,   b. 13 May 1843, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1904  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 28 Mar 1865  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 11
    Children 
     1. John Erb,   b. Of, Moorefield, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1895
     2. Barbara Erb,   b. 15 Jul 1867, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Matilda Erb,   b. 15 Jul 1867, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Emma Erb,   b. 15 Aug 1871, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901  (Age 29 years)
     5. Harriet Erb,   b. 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962  (Age 90 years)
     6. Agnes Erb,   b. 1875, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967  (Age 92 years)
     7. Mary Jane Erb,   b. 20 May 1876, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972  (Age 95 years)
     8. William Henry Erb,   b. 10 Nov 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944  (Age 63 years)
     9. Sophia Erb,   b. Apr 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Ludusky Erb,   b. 1 Apr 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F3136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Fernando Erb
    Fernando Erb

  • Notes 
    • Fernando Erb, "was born March 4th, 1843. He is married to Elizabeth Schnarr. They reside near Moorefield, Ontario, where he is engaged in farming. His family consisted of seven 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.].

  • 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..., 618-619.

    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..., 417.

    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..., 618.

    4. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 1 Page 31.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Fernando Erb aged 22 res Waterloo born Waterloo son of John and Nancy married 28 Mar 1865 to Elizabeth Schnarr aged 22 res Waterloo born Waterloo daughter of Balthaser and Mary.

    6. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 30.
      Fernando ERB Birthplace: Canada Age 8 Wesleyan Methodist b. 4-Mar

    7. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 5 Page 28.

    8. [S2222] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township (North) - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 19.

    9. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, B., America, N., County, W., & Cemetery, B. (1845). Fernando Clemens Erb (1845-1917) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 16 December 2019, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/134776351.

    10. [S2434] Census - Canada - 1901, Census Place: Maryborough, Wellington (Centre), Ontario; Page: 11; Family No: 117.

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 06 Apr 1865.
      28 Mar 1865 In Heidelberg by Rev. Stahlschmidt, Fernando Erb was married to Elisabeth Schnarr, both of Waterloo Township.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1843 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1865 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Mar 1865 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Meth. Evang. - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Maryborough Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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