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

David F. Martin[1]

Male 1878 - 1954  (75 years)


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  • Name David F. Martin 
    Born 13 Jul 1878  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farm Laborer 
    Eby ID Number 00075-4584.4 
    Died 27 Jan 1954  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I11429  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Joseph B. Martin,   b. 22 Mar 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1902  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Veronica Frey,   b. 4 Mar 1852, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1905  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F3224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie B. Bowman,   b. 22 Sep 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1973, RR1, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Children 
     1. Esther B. Martin
     2. Esther B. Martin
     3. Elias Martin
     4. Sarah B. Martin,   b. Abt 1904, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Israel B. Martin,   b. Abt 1906,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Salome B. Martin,   b. Abt 1906,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Elias B. Martin,   b. 1909,   d. 1988  (Age 79 years)
     8. Isaiah B. Martin,   b. 24 Jul 1912, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1973, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     9. Lovina Martin,   b. 8 Aug 1915,   d. 28 Sep 2009, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     10. David B. Martin,   b. Abt 1918,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Annie B. Martin,   b. 16 Jun 1920,   d. 18 Jul 1993  (Age 73 years)
     12. Mary Ann B. Martin,   b. 1924,   d. 2 Jan 2011, Mount Forest, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F46063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The last member of his family, David F. Martin, 75, R.R. 2, Wallenstein, died Wednesday, January 27, at the K-W Hospital. Born in Waterloo Township, July 13, 1878, he was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Martin. He married the former Annie Bowman who survives. Surviving beside his wife are four sons, Israel, R.R. 2, Wallenstein; Elias, R.R. 2, Alma; Isaiah, R.R. 2, Drayton and David, at home; five sisters, Mrs. Norman (Sarah) Martin, Mrs. Israel (Levina) Gingerich and Mrs. Israel (Esther) Bauman, all of R.R. 2, Drayton; Mrs. Emmanuel (Salmoe) Gingerich, Mrs. Osias (Annie) Gingerich and Mrs. Urias (Mary Ann) Brubacker, all of R.R. 1, Elmira; 41 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Funeral was held at his home Sunday at 1: 30 p.m. and later at North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery. The body was at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor, Elmira, until Saturday at 9 a.m. when removal was made to the home. .


      Elmira Signet 30 Jan 1954

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 62.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-3 Page 11.

    3. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      David Martin Born: 13 Jul 1878 County: Waterloo Father: Joseph Martin Mother: Veronica Frey

    4. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 25.

    5. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of David F. Martin - 30 Jan 1954.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Joseph Martin Born: Waterloo Township Age: 23 Born: abt 1848 Father: Jacob Martin Mother: Esther Martin Spouse: Veronica Frey Age: 19 Born: abt 1852 born: Wellesley Township Father: John Frey Mother: Catharina Frey married 21 Mar 1871 married: Waterloo, Woolwich

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jul 1878 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jan 1954 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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