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

Lydia B. Martin[1, 2]

Female 1853 - 1922  (68 years)


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  • Name Lydia B. Martin 
    Born 12 Nov 1853  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydia B. Frey 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00075-4587 
    Died 14 Feb 1922  [10
    Buried Conestogo Old Order Mennonite Cemetery, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I11450  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 

    Father Jacob G. Martin,   b. 22 Mar 1811, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1889  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Esther Bauman,   b. 17 Apr 1817, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1910  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 14 Apr 1835  [1, 11
    Family ID F1619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John S. Frey,   b. 22 Oct 1850, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1932  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1874  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Eli Fry,   b. Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Isaac Fry,   b. Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Esther Fry,   b. 21 Mar 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Christina Frey,   b. 2 Mar 1881, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927  (Age 45 years)
     5. Enoch Fry,   b. 13 Mar 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Lydia Fry,   b. 27 Feb 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1962  (Age 77 years)
     7. Mary Frey,   b. 27 Mar 1887, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1966  (Age 79 years)
     8. Leah Fry,   b. 28 Aug 1889, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Veronica Frey,   b. 1 Sep 1898, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1952, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 
    Family ID F3228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lydia B. Martin, "the fifth daughter of Jacob Martin, was born November 12th, 1853. She is married to John Fry. They reside on Tilman S. Snyder's farm which is in Waterloo Township. Their family consisted of eight 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..., 168.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 18847-1904.
      John B Sauder, 24, Occ. Carriage Maker, b. Woolwich, Res. of Wellesley, son of August Sauder and Elisabeth Brubacher, married Christina Frey, 23, b. Woolwich, Res. of Wellesley, daughter of John Frey and Lydia Martin, Witn: August Sauder, Wellesley and John Brubacher, Woolwich, On 15 Nov 1904, at Woolwich

    3. [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.

    4. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-4 page 7.

    5. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 3 Page 23.

    6. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 17.

    7. [S1943] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1861, Div. 9 Page 71.

    8. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 24.

    9. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Section 1 page 42.

    10. [S3172] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/39268846/lydia-frey.

    11. [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..., 60.

    12. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Cicelia [sic] Martin Born: Waterloo Age: 20 Born: abt 1854 Father: Jacob Martin Mother: Esthel Martin Spouse: John Frey Age: 23 Born: abt 1851 born: Woolwich Father: John Frey Mother: Christina Frey married 25 Jan 1874 married: Waterloo, Waterloo Township

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1853 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1874 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Conestogo Old Order Mennonite Cemetery, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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