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

Rachel Bricker[1, 2]

Female 1831 - 1911  (79 years)


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  • Name Rachel Bricker 
    Born 20 Jun 1831  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Rachel Martin 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonist 
    Eby ID Number 00016-1251 
    Died 16 Feb 1911  [4
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I12400  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Peter Bricker,   b. 26 Nov 1793, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Cress,   b. 17 Feb 1792, , Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1854  (Age 62 years) 
    Family ID F3272  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Martin Martin,   b. 12 Mar 1827, Near St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1902  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1848  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Martin,   b. 10 Dec 1849, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1896  (Age 46 years)
     2. Noah B. Martin,   b. 15 Feb 1850, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1933  (Age 83 years)
     3. Catharine Martin,   b. 15 Apr 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Anna B. Martin,   b. 19 Jan 1855, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1936  (Age 81 years)
     5. Menno B. Martin,   b. 26 Jun 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1925  (Age 42 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F3446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rachel Bricker,"the youngest child of Peter and Elizabeth (Cress) Bricker, was born June 20th, 1831. She is married to John M. Martin who was born March 12th, 1827. They reside near Yatton P. O., Ontario, where he owns a beautiful farm. To Them were born five 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. [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..., 59.

    2. [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..., 468.

    3. [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..., 312.

    4. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      Rachel/ Ehefrau von/ Johan M. Martin/ geb. 20 Juni 1831/ gest. 16 Feb. 1911/ im Alter von/ 79 Jah. 7 Mon. / u. 26 Tage/ [verse]/

    5. [S171] Census - ON, Wellington, Peel - 1901, Peel I-1 Page 2.

    6. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 13.

    7. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin Rev. - Minister of the Mennonit Society #99.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jun 1831 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Feb 1848 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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