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

Barbara Wideman[1, 2]

Female 1857 - 1930  (73 years)


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  • Name Barbara Wideman 
    Born 27 Jun 1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Barbara Shoemaker 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00129-8063 
    Died 26 Oct 1930  [5
    Buried North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I13299  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father John Wideman,   b. 13 Nov 1817, Pickering Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Susannah Brandt,   b. 1 Mar 1825, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1914, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1843  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Family ID F3657  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacob S. Shoemaker,   b. 15 Jun 1859, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1917, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 5 Mar 1882  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Children 
     1. Infant Shoemaker,   d. 5 May 1883
     2. William Shoemaker,   b. Abt 1883, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Melvin Shoemaker,   b. 25 Jun 1885, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Addison Shoemaker,   b. 5 Oct 1889, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. George W. Shoemaker,   b. 8 Feb 1891, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1966, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Mabel Wideman,   b. 1 Aug 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F1544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Barbara Wideman, "is married to Jacob Shoemaker, a farmer. They reside in Pilkington Township, Wellington County, and have a family of three 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..., 638.

    2. [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..., 458.

    3. [S263] Census - ON, Wellington, Pilkington - 1901, Pilkington J-2 Page 4.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011647-82.
      (Waterloo Co.) Jacob SCHUMACHER, 23, farmer, Waterloo Twp, Woolwich, s/o George SCHUMACHER & Ellen SCHNEIDER married Barbara WIDEMAN, 24, Waterloo Twp, Woolwich, d/o John WIDEMAN & Susannah BRANDT, witn Louisa SCHULZ & Elisabeth GUELDNER both of Elmira, 5 March 1882 in Elmira.

    5. [S169] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - North Woolwich Conservative CC#4589 Internet Link.
      Barbara Wideman / wife of / Jacob Shoemaker / born / June 27, 1857 / died / Oct. 26, 1930 / aged 73 yrs. 4 mos. / Blessed are the dead that / die in the Lord

    6. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 54.

    7. [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..., 636.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin - Minister of the Mennonist Society #27.
      John Weidman, To Susanna Brand, Both Of Wilmot. 25 Apr. 1843. Rev. Eby. Wit. Michael Brand And Jacob Weidman

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jun 1857 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Mar 1882 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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