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

Magdalena Farney[1, 2, 3]

Female 1828 - 1915  (87 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Farney 
    Born 13 Apr 1828  Ludzinger, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1834  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Name Magdalena Farni 
    Name Magdalena Lichti 
    Name Mattie Farney 
    Residence 1846  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1851  Wilmot Township, Waterloo County Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Phillipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-124930P 
    Died 1 Nov 1915 
    Buried Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I124930  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2020 

    Family Preacher Joseph L. Lichti,   b. 14 Jan 1824, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1890, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1846  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Barbara F. Lichti,   b. 21 Dec 1848, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1876  (Age 27 years)
     2. Magdalena "Lena" Lichty,   b. 15 Oct 1850, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1925, Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Maria F. "Mary" Lichti,   b. 1852, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1894  (Age 42 years)
     4. Catherine "Katie" Lichty,   b. 16 Jan 1855, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1941  (Age 86 years)
     5. Christian F. Lichty,   b. 3 Aug 1857, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1937  (Age 80 years)
     6. Joseph F. Lichti,   b. 26 Aug 1859, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1936  (Age 76 years)
     7. Peter F. Lichti,   b. 7 Nov 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1958, RR2, Wellesley, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     8. John F. Lichty,   b. 28 Mar 1864, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1932  (Age 68 years)
     9. Bishop Jacob F. Lichti,   b. 21 Oct 1867, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1944, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     10. Ann Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Biddorf,   b. 18 Jan 1870, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1933, Nithburg, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F30987  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Magdalena was the daughter of Christian Farni who came to Wilmot Township in 1826. He was ordained minister in 1829, moved to Ohio in 1831 and to Illinois in 1836.


      Lorraine Roth

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Christian Lichti (farmer of Wilmot Twp) b. Wilmot Tshp Ont Age: 22 born abt 1857 father: Joseph Lichti mother: Magdalena married Maria Schweitzer Age:: 21 born abt 1858 b. North E Hope Ont father: Joseph Schweitzer mother: Maria Schweitzer married 14 Oct 1879 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Wilmot

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11387-80.
      Joseph Lichti, 20, Occ. Farmer, b. Wilmot Twp, Res. same, son of Joseph and Magdalena Lichti, married to Barbara Erb, 18, b. Wilmot Twp, Res. same, daughter of Joseph and Magdalena Erb, Witn: Michael Vennel and Christian Litwiller, both of Wilmot Twp, 30 Mar 1880 In The House of Christian K. Lichti; The Bride's Father

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 009882-74.
      Solomon Kropf, 21, occ. Farmer, b. Wilmot Twp, res. Wilmot Twp, son of Henry and Anna married Maria Lichti, 21, b. Wilmot Twp, res. Wilmot Twp, daughter of Joseph and Lena, witnessed by: Christian Wagler and John Gascho both of Wilmot Twp, 11 November 1873 at The Residence of Catharine Roth in Wilmot Twp

    4. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-6 Page 12.

    5. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 1 Page 28.

    6. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 33983 (1932), John Lichty.
      John Lichty, b. 28 Mar 1864, Ontario, d. 7 June 1932 Wellesley, s/o Joseph Lichty (b. Germany) & Magdalean Farney (b. Germany) cause: carcinoma of stomach (9 months)

    7. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 11.

    8. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 5 Page 30.

    9. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Pg. 116.

    10. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 3 Page 53.

    11. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Sect. 5 Page 209.

    12. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev. Rudolph Roth minister of the Mennonite demination.
      Joseph Lichti married to Magdalena Farni, both of Wilmot. 13 Apr. 1846. Wit. Jacob Gordner and Peter Litweile

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1834 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1846 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Apr 1846 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Phillipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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