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

Christian Bessinger

Male 1855 - 1889  (34 years)


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  • Name Christian Bessinger 
    Born 1855  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-109603 
    Died 15 Jan 1889  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I109603  Generations
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2022 

    Father Christian D. Bessinger,   b. 1818, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1862, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Spenler,   b. 1823, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F27904  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Bessinger,   d. Bef 1871 
    Mother Magdalena,   b. 1822, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F222196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherina Steinman,   b. 8 Nov 1858, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Solomon Besinger,   b. 31 Dec 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1901  (Age 19 years)
     2. Mary Ann "Maria" Besinger,   b. 7 Jul 1883, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1895  (Age 11 years)
     3. Christian Besinger,   b. 27 May 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1895  (Age 8 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F27903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 37.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Christian Besinger (farmer of Wellesley Twp) b. Wilmot Tshp Age: 25 born abt 1856 father: Christian Besinger mother: Magdalena married Catharina Steinmann Age:: 22 born abt 1859 b. Wilmot Tp father: Christian Steinmann mother: Maria Steinmann married 20 Feb 1881 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Wilmot

    3. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 16.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 24 Jan 1889.
      Jan. 15, 1889 Christian Bessinger died in Wilmot at age of 33 years, 3 months & 18 days

    5. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 53.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1855 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wellesley 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 - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Jan 1889 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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