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

Abraham Bricker[1, 2]

Male 1809 - 1897  (87 years)


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  • Name Abraham Bricker 
    Born 25 Dec 1809  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Retired 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Eby ID Number 00016-1293 
    Died 20 Feb 1897  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 8
    Cause: senility and enlarged prostate gland (3 months) 
    Buried Latchshaw Mennonite Cemetery, Mannheim, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I12546  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John Bricker,   b. 28 Dec 1769, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1854, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Anna "Nancy" Erb,   b. 11 Dec 1774, Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1866, Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Family ID F2213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharine Hallman,   b. 28 Sep 1810, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1889, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1830  [3
    Children 
     1. Joseph H. Bricker,   b. 13 Nov 1831, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Cyrus Bricker,   b. 12 Oct 1833, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1888, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Nancy Bricker,   b. 3 Nov 1834, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1913, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Benjamin Bricker,   b. 1836, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Leah Bricker,   b. 12 Jul 1836, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. In Infancy
     6. Benjamin H. Bricker,   b. 8 Jun 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     7. Elizabeth Bricker,   b. 16 Dec 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1908, Listowel, Wallace Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     8. John Bricker,   b. 25 Sep 1841, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Abraham Bricker,   b. 1842, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Abraham H. Bricker,   b. 23 Aug 1843, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Catherine Bricker,   b. 1844, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Catharine Bricker,   b. 3 Jan 1845, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1912, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     13. Wendell Bricker,   b. 1846, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Wendel Bricker,   b. 4 Mar 1847, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1892, Fargo, St. Clair, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     15. Caroline Bricker,   b. 13 Apr 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. Matilda Bricker,   b. 6 Nov 1851, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1924, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     17. M. Bricker,   b. 1853, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     18. Pauline "Polly" Bricker,   b. 29 Jan 1854, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1944, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F1926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Abraham Bricker,"the sixth son of old John and Annie Bricker, was born on the farm now possessed by Harry McNally, near Blair, December 25th, 1809. On June 10th, 1830, he was married to Catharine, daughter of Benjamin and Elizabeth (Detweiler) Hallman. She was born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, September 28th, 1810, and died at Mr. Isaac Nahrgang's near New Hamburg, Ontario, January 19th, 1889. After their marriage they moved on lot No. 3, Block A, in the township of Wilmot, near Manheim, Ontario, where they resided for fifty-one years. In 1882 the aged couple made their home with their daughter, Catharine (Mrs. I. Nahrgang), where she died. Some time after her decease he made his home with his youngest daughter, Polly, who is married to Mr. N. Cressman, where he still resides. He is yet quite strong and active for a man of his age. Their family consisted of thirteen 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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      BRICKER
      - On the 27th of February, 1897, near Baden, Waterloo Co., Ont., Abraham Bricker, aged 87 years and some months. His remains were laid to rest at the Mannheim Mennonite M.H. The funeral was very largely attended.


      Herald of Truth, Vol. XXXIV, No. 6, March 15, 1897 - Page 93, 94, 95

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 763.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 31 Jan 1889.
      Jan. 19, 1889 Catharina Bricker, wife of Abraham Bricker, died in New Hamburg at age of 78 years, 9 months & 22 days.

    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..., 319.

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Abram Bricker Death Date: 20 Feb 1897 Death Location: Waterloo Born: abt 1810 Birth Location: Wilmot

    5. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, March 15, 1897 - Obituary of Abraham Bricker.

    6. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 16.
      Abram BRICKER Farmer Canada Mennonite 41
      Catherine BRICKER USA Mennonite 39
      Joseph BRICKER Canada Mennonite 21
      Syrus? BRICKER Canada Mennonite 18
      Benjamin BRICKER Canada Mennonite 15
      Betsy BRICKER Canada Mennonite 13
      John BRICKER Canada Mennonite 10
      Abram BRICKER Canada Mennonite 9
      Catherine BRICKER Canada Mennonite 7
      Wendle BRICKER Canada Mennonite 5
      Caroline BRICKER Canada Mennonite 3

    7. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 8.

    8. [S437] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society, WHS 2007-067.
      In Memoriam/ Died/ At Baden, on Saturday, February/ 20th, 1897,/ Abram Bricker/ Aged 87 Years, 1 Month and 26 Days./ Funeral/ will leave Mr. C. Lederman's res-/dence, Baden, on Tuesday, the 23rd/ inst., at 11 o'clock a. m. and proceed/ to Mannheim, where interment/ will take place at 12.30 p. m./ Friends and acquaintances will/ please accept this intimation.

    9. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 37.

    10. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 7 Page 38.

    11. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 16.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Dec 1809 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: senility and enlarged prostate gland (3 months) - 20 Feb 1897 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latchshaw Mennonite Cemetery, Mannheim, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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