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

Lydia Bender

Female 1872 - 1964  (91 years)


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  • Name Lydia Bender 
    Born 14 Jul 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydia Roth 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-124080 
    Died 26 Apr 1964  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I124080  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Christian B. Bender,   b. 1819, , Hesse, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1887, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Catharine Honderich,   b. 2 Apr 1829, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1916, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1844  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F30798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Noah R. Roth,   b. 19 Oct 1872, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1939, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1895  East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Simon B. Roth,   b. 1896,   d. 31 Oct 1977, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Ezra Roth
     3. Aaron B. Roth,   b. 1900,   d. 1994  (Age 94 years)
     4. Joseph Roth
     5. Titus Roth,   d. 1953
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F45559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1872 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jan 1895 - East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Apr 1964 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Roth, Lydia, daughter of Christian and Catherine (Honderich) Bender, was born in Wilmot Twp., Ont., July 14, 1872; died at the Stratford General Hospital, April 26, 1964, aged 91 y. 9 m. 12 d. On Jan. 13, 1895, she was married to Noah Roth, who preceded her in death May 8, 1939. Surviving are 4 sons and 2 daughters (Simon, Ezra, Aaron, Josiah, Katie - Mrs. Moses Brenneman, and Marion - Mrs. Alvin Ramseyer), 38 grandchildren, 79 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great-grandchildren. One son, 5 brothers, 5 sisters, 2 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren also preceded her in death. She was a member of the Cassel Church. Funeral services were held at the East Zorra Church, April 28, in charge of Vernon Zehr, Dan Zehr, Dan Wagler, and Henry Yantzi.

      Gospel HeralD - Volume LVII, Number 27 - July 14, 1964 - pg 615

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 4 Page 24.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Lydia Roth - July 14, 1964 - pg 615.

    3. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd John Oesch, Wilmot report 37.
      Christian Bender, to Catharina Hendrich, both of Wilmot. 15 Dec. 1844. Rev. Oesch. Wit. Jacob Lebold and Nicolaus Roth.