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

Amanda Reist[1]

Female 1858 - 1940  (81 years)


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  • Name Amanda Reist 
    Born 24 Nov 1858  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Female 
    Name Amanda Eby 
    Name Mandy Reist 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00090-5172 
    Died 8 Jan 1940  [6
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I10946  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Father Samuel E. Reist,   b. 30 Jan 1825, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1915  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Gingerich,   b. 14 Sep 1828, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1898  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1848  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 11
    Family ID F2075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Josiah M. Eby,   b. 4 Jun 1862, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1929, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1886  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Menno R. Eby,   b. 21 Mar 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1975  (Age 86 years)
     2. Moses R. Eby,   b. 6 Apr 1890, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1972, RR1, Elora, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Samuel R. Eby,   b. 1 Jul 1892, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1981  (Age 89 years)
     4. Persida Eby,   b. 11 Feb 1895, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1982  (Age 87 years)
     5. Isaiah R. Eby,   b. 23 Nov 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F3147  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Amanda Reist, "the eldest daughter, was born November 24th, 1858. On April 27th, 1886, she was married to Josiah M. Eby. They reside about a mile west of Elmira and have a family of three sons"


      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..., 594.

    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..., 164.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 3.

    4. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.

    5. [S177] Census - ON, Waterloo - 1901, ON WATERLOO (North/Nord) (#121) Subdistrict: Woolwich f-4 Page 3.

    6. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In/ memory of/ Amanda Reist/ wife of/ Josiah M.Eby/ born/ Nov.24,1858/ died/ Jan.8,1940/ aged 81 yrs/ 1 mo.15 days/

    7. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 19.

    8. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 49 Pg. 10.

    9. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 31.

    10. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 4 Page 31.

    11. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin Rev. - Minister of the Mennonist Society, Berlin report 114.
      Samuel E. Reist, to Magdalean Gingrich, both of Woolwich. 10 Oct. 1848. Rev. Eby.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1858 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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