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

Elizabeth Sararas[1, 2]

Female 1845 - 1926  (80 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Sararas 
    Born 2 Dec 1845  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Becker 
    Residence 1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00145-5514 
    Died 18 Apr 1926  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: decline from fracture of hip, bed sores 
    Buried Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1200  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Nicolas L. Sararas,   b. 8 May 1808, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1893, Near New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Catherine Shupe,   b. 10 Sep 1815, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1908  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Enoch Sararas,   b. Abt 1810,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Barbara Burkholder,   b. Abt 1810,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F5544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Heinrich Becker,   b. 10 Jul 1838, Mulan Kres Greenberg, Hesse Damstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1902  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 
     1. Emanuel Becker,   b. 22 Jul 1868, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1917  (Age 49 years)
     2. Magdalena Becker,   b. 14 Feb 1871, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ellen A. Becker,   b. 10 Mar 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1897  (Age 25 years)
     4. Noah William Becker,   b. 2 Nov 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1946  (Age 71 years)
     5. Martha Becker,   b. 8 Nov 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1946  (Age 69 years)
     6. Solomon Becker,   b. 27 Dec 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1909  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Sararas, "was born December 2nd, 1845. She is married to George Becker, a farmer. They reside on the old "Baumann Farm" at Centreville, near the Toll Bridge. To them were born six 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.].

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      There is conflicting evidence for Elizabeth's parents. In her marriage record parents are listed as Enoch Sararas and Barb. Burkholder. Her death certificate and the Eby book state Nicholas

  • 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..., 218.

    2. [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..., 478.

    3. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-5 Page 3.

    4. [S209] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Freeport - Freeport Pioneer CC#5432 Internet Link.
      George H.Becker / born July 10,1838 / died Aug.25,1902 / aged 64 yrs.1 mo. 15 ds / Farewell my wife and children all / From you a father Christ does call / Elizabeth Sararas / his wife / born Dec.2,1845 / died Apr.18,1926

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Elizabeth Becker Death Date: 18 Apr 1926 Death Location: Waterloo Born: abt 1845 Birth Location: Wilmot Tp

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      George Heinrich Becker, aged 27, res Wilmot, born Mulan Kres Greenberg Hesse Darmstadt, son of Adam and Anna Elizabeth (Hermann), married 26 Mar 1867 to Elizabeth Sararas, res Wilmot, born Wilmot daughter of Enoch and Barb. (Burkholder)

    7. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 5.

    8. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 48.

    9. [S1573] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1891, Section 1 Page 20.

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Elizabeth Sararas Born: Wilmot Township Res: Wilmot Township Age: 21 Father: Enoch Sararas Mother: Barbara Burkholder Born: 1846 Spouse: Georg Heinrich Becker Age: 27 born: Germany Res: Wilmot Township Born: 1840 Father: Adam Becker Mother: Anna Elisabeth Hermann married 26 Mar 1867 county:

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 28 Mar 1867.
      Mar. 26, 1867 Elisabeth Sararas and Georg Heinrich Becker, both of Wilmot Tp., by Rev. Kaessmann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Dec 1845 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1867 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1867 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: decline from fracture of hip, bed sores - 18 Apr 1926 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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