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

David Sararas[1, 2, 3]

Male 1824 - 1892  (67 years)


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  • Name David Sararas 
    Born 5 Sep 1824  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Name David Surarus 
    Occupation 1849  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    United Bretheran 
    Occupation 1876  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    farmer 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    United Bretheren 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    United Brethren 
    Eby ID Number 00145-5524 
    Died 28 Aug 1892  Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1255  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Andrew Sararas,   b. 28 Dec 1781, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1867, Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Livergood,   b. 23 Jan 1781, , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1865, Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1802  [7
    Family ID F376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Magdalena Brower,   b. 28 Jun 1829, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1849  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Lydia Sararas,   b. 11 Aug 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1921, Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Nancy Sararas,   b. 10 Nov 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Sararas,   b. 5 Apr 1855, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1917  (Age 62 years)
     4. Elizabeth Sararas,   b. 20 Jan 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Aaron B. Surarus,   b. 23 Jan 1856, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     6. Menno B. Sararas,   b. 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age 77 years)
     7. Magdalena Sararas,   b. 17 Nov 1862, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Caroline Sararas,   b. 20 Apr 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1924  (Age 61 years)
     9. Jacob Sararas,   b. 1870, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Ellen Sararas,   b. 13 May 1870, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ellen Fletcher,   b. 20 Mar 1829, , Northumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1912, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 4 Sep 1876  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F35778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ellen Brower,   b. 1830, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Menno Sararus,   b. 1858, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F249982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • David Sararas, "the youngest in the family, was born September 5th, 1824. He was married to Magdalena Brower (No. 1359) who was born June 28th, 1829, and died January 28th, 1872. They resided near Freeport, on the old "Sararas Homestead" where he died August 28th, 1892. To them was born a family of ten 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..., 219.

    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..., 336.

    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..., 883.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 24.
      David SARERES Farmer Birthplace: Canada Age 26 Lutheran b. 5-Aug
      Magdalena SARERES Birthplace: Canada Age 22 Lutheran b. 8-Jun
      Lydia SARERES Birthplace: Canada Age 3 Lutheran b. 11-Aug
      Nancy SARERES Birthplace: Canada Age 1 Lutheran b. 10-Nov
      Anthony HAUBNER Labourer Birthplace: Germany Age 25 Roman Catholic b. 26-Jul
      William BROWER Labourer Birthplace: Canada Age 21 Mennonite b. 16-Jun
      Henry BROWER Birthplace: Canada Age 13 Mennonite
      Birth date disagrees with Eby's book.

    5. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 3 Page 37.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 10966 (1876), Sararus-Cosens.
      David Sararus, widower, farmer of Township of Waterloo, Birth Place: Waterloo Age: 50 Estimated birth year: abt 1826 Father Name: Andrew Mother Name: Elizabeth Spouse Name: Ellen Cosens, widow, residence Township of Waterloo, Spouse's Age: 45 Spouse Birth Place: Northumberland England Spouse Father Name: John Fletcher Spouse Mother Name: Mary Fletcher Marriage Date: 4 Sep 1876 Marriage Location: Waterloo Township

    7. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div. 1 Page 7.

    8. [S2420] aaa CensusWaterloo City 1891 Sect. 1, Section 1 Page 21.

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      David Sureris aged 25, farmer of Waterloo married 20 Feb 1849 at Greenbush by banns to Magdalena Brauer aged 20 of Waterloo.

    10. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Frederick W. Bindemann, Minister of The United Lutheran and German Reformed Protestant Church, Greenbush, Waterloo Twp. report 127.
      Daniel Sureris, 25, Farmer of Waterloo, married to Magdalena Brauer, 20.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Sep 1824 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1849 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Feb 1849 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1876 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Sep 1876 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheren - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1891 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Aug 1892 - Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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