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

Bishop Moses N. Baer

Male 1913 - 1978  (65 years)


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  • Name Moses N. Baer 
    Prefix Bishop 
    Born 31 Jan 1913  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-121684 
    Died 3 Feb 1978  Bluevale, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I121684  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Ephraim Baer, II,   b. 24 Jan 1877, Zurich, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1953  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Lovina Nahrgang,   b. 27 May 1882, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1956, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1903  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F41834  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Selema H. Brubacher,   b. 22 Sep 1913,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Sep 1940  [1, 2
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F42792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jan 1913 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Feb 1978 - Bluevale, , Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Baer, Moses N., son of Ephraim and Lavina (Nahrgang) Baer, was born in Wilmot Twp,, Ont., Jan. 31, 1913; died at Bluevale, Ont., Feb. 13, 1978; aged 65 y. On Sept. 1, 1940, he was married to Salema Brubacher who survives. Also surviving are 7 children (David, John, Mary Morrison, Martha - Mrs. El. Msuya, Peter, Elizabeth - Mrs. Vernon Birky, and Rachel), 23 grandchildren, 5 brothers (Oscar, Mervin, Allan, Jeremiah, and Martin), and 6 sisters (Zelma, Leah, Martha, Viola - Mrs. Rod McKenzie, Vinetta - Mrs. Howard Shipley, and Mary - Mrs. Charles Monkman). He was preceded in death by 2 brothers and one sister. In March of 1939 he was ordained to the ministry and in 1964 he was ordained to the office of bishop. Funeral services were held in charge of David Gingrich and Leighton Martin.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 71, Number 12 - March 21, 1978 - page 250

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Moses N. Baer - March 21, 1978 - page 250.

    2. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, 3 sep 1940.