Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Isaac E. Bricker

Isaac E. Bricker[1, 2]

Male 1835 - 1926  (90 years)

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  • Name Isaac E. Bricker 
    Born 24 Sep 1835  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00016-1326 
    Died 21 Apr 1926  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7, 8
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I12695  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Peter Bricker,   b. 16 May 1808, Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1892, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Susannah Erb,   b. 27 Nov 1816, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1892, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1834  [1, 9
    Family ID F3274  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Snyder,   b. 8 May 1833, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1904, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1856  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Harold Bricker,   b. Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Oliver S. Bricker,   b. 12 Apr 1857, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1924, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. David Snyder Bricker,   b. 2 Jun 1859, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1939, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. Peter S. Bricker,   b. 27 Nov 1860, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1929  (Age 68 years)
     5. Benjamin Bricker,   b. 27 Nov 1860, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1938  (Age 77 years)
     6. Sarah Bricker,   b. 3 Jul 1863, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1948, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     7. Mary Bricker,   b. 1865, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Isaiah Snyder Bricker,   b. 1868, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Isaac Bricker,   b. 1869, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Lydia Bricker,   b. 1871, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Malinda Bricker,   b. 1874, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Anson Bricker,   b. 1880, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F3515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Sep 1835 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Apr 1926 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Isaac Bricker
    Isaac Bricker
    Brian Reed 2011
    Isaac E. Bricker
    Isaac E. Bricker
    from Brian Reed 2011

  • Notes 
    • Isaac E. Bricker,"the eldest son, was born September 24th, 1835. On July 8th, 1856, he was married to Lydia, daughter of Benjamin and Eliza (Detweiler) Snyder. She was born May 8th, 1833. They reside in Blenheim Township, Oxford County, Ontario, where he is engaged in farming. To them were born twelve 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.
      - Isaac Bricker was born in Oxford, Co. Ont., Sept. 24, 1835; died at the home of his daughter near Kitchener, Ont., Apr. 21, 1926; aged 90 y. 6 m. 28 d. On July 8, 1856, he was married to Lydia Snider who died in Mar. 5, 1904. He leaves 6 sons, 4 daughters, 34 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. One son predeceased him. Bro. Bricker had been a member of the Mennonite Church for many years and took an active interest in the work. His place at service was seldom vacant until old age would not permit him to attend. Funeral on April 24, 1926, with service at the home by Bro. J. W. Witmer and at the Blenheim Mennonite Church by Bro. M. H. Shantz. Texts, Amos 4: 12 and Acts 3: 19. Buried in adjoining cemetery.


      Gospel Herald - Vol. XIX, No. 13 - June 24, 1926, pages 287, 288.

  • 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..., 653.

    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..., 306.

    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..., 328.

    4. [S149] Census - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - 1881, Division 3 Page Number 49 Household Number 243.

    5. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In memory of Isaac Bricker born Sep 24, 1835 died Apr 21, 1926 aged 90 yrs 6 mo 28 dys/ Lydia Snyder wife of Isaac Bricker born May 8, 1833 died Ma 5, 1904 aged 70 yrs 9 mo 26 dys

    6. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 1 Oct 1835:6.
      last week The family of Peter Bruecker was blessed with a son.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, June 24, 1926 - Obituary of Isaac Bricker.

    8. [S437] Funeral Card - - Waterloo Historical Society, WHS 2007-067.
      In Loving Memory/ died/ At the home his daughter, Mrs. A. C. Bowman/ near Manheim, Wilmot Township, on Wednesday,/ Isaac Bricker/ Aged 90 years, 6 months and 28 days.

    9. [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..., 327.