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

Barbara Ann Block[1, 2]

Female 1858 - 1896  (37 years)


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  • Name Barbara Ann Block 
    Born 30 Sep 1858  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Name Anna Block 
    Name Barbara Ann Groff 
    Eby ID Number 00011-1117.2 
    Died 2 Sep 1896 
    Buried Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11081  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2019 

    Father John Block,   b. 14 Jan 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Hotel,   b. 16 Sep 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Apr 1858  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F3379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Andrew B. Groff,   b. 9 Sep 1854, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1911  (Age 56 years) 
    Children 
     1. Minerva Groff,   b. 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1909, Orillia, Orillia Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     2. Irvine Groff,   b. 10 May 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1946  (Age 59 years)
     3. Lydia Ann Groff,   b. 28 Apr 1889, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Simeon Groff,   b. 19 Apr 1892, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1978, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Elmina Groff,   b. 14 Feb 1895, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Eli Groff,   b. 28 Jan 1896, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1967, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F1321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Anna B. Block, "daughter of Magdalena Geiger and her first husband was born September 31st,1858. She is married to Andrew Groff. They reside on Upper Road, Wilmot Township, on John Shantz's old place."


      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..., 281.

    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..., 726.

    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..., 674.

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John BLOCK (or Black), 20, Wilmot, same, s/o Jacob BLOCK & Cath STAUFER, married Magdl. HOTELL, 18, Wilmot, same, d/o Daniel HOTELL & Rosina EICHORN, witn: Samuel BLOCK of Wilmot, 11 April 1858

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    6. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 13 Apr 1858.
      On the 11th of April, John Block, to Margaret Hotell, of Wilmot Township.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1858 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilmot Centre (Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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