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

Elizabeth Bechtel

Female 1826 - 1891  (64 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Bechtel 
    Born 25 Oct 1826  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Snyder 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    United Bretheran 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    United Bretheren 
    Eby ID Number 00007-0663 
    Died 11 Jan 1891  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7
    Buried Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I11350  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Samuel Bechtel,   b. 24 Jan 1791, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1861  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Barbara Bauman,   b. 17 Jan 1799, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1871  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F2020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel B. Snyder,   b. 8 Feb 1825, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1901  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1848  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Children 
     1. Ephraim A. Snyder,   b. 1 Jun 1850, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sarah Snyder,   b. 25 Jul 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1879, Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     3. Maria Snyder,   b. 30 Jan 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1903  (Age 49 years)
     4. Leah Snyder,   b. 22 May 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lydia Snyder,   b. 11 Dec 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1905  (Age 47 years)
     6. Caroline Snyder,   b. 1858, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Helena Carolina "Carrie" Snyder,   b. 14 Mar 1859, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1909, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     8. Rev. Owen Snyder,   b. 28 Jul 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1927, Broken Bow, Custer, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F3210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Bechtel "was born October 25th, 1826, and died January 11th, 1891. She was married to Daniel B. Snyder who was born February 8th, 1825. They resided at Freeport, Ontario, where she died. Their 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..., 198.

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-8 Page 8.

    3. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 2 Page 45.

    4. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 4 Page 25.

    5. [S34] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Blair CC#4501 Internet Link.
      West: Daniel B. Snyder/ born Feb. 8, 1825/ died Mar. 17, 1901/ Elizabeth Bechtel/ his wife/ born Oct. 25, 1826/ died Jan. 11, 1891/ to Angel forms your spirits grown/ your God has claimed you as his own/ Snyder

      East: Maria Snyder/ born Jan. 30, 1854/ died May 21, 1903

    6. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 3 Page 5.

    7. [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..., 293.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Jacob Huttner report 120.
      Daniel B. Snyder, married to Elisabeth Bechtel. 24 Sept. 1848

    9. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose.
      BECHTEL, Elisabeth married 24 Oct 1848 To Daniel SCHNEIDER. minister J. Huttner

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1826 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Oct 1848 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheren - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jan 1891 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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