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

Henry L. Wideman[1, 2]

Male 1820 - 1897  (76 years)


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  • Name Henry L. Wideman 
    Born 12 Oct 1820  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Heinrich Wideman 
    Occupation 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonist 
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00129-8064 
    Died 23 May 1897  [6, 7
    Buried Zurich, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I13304  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Father Jacob Wideman,   b. 1780, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Barbara Lichty,   b. 1780, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1855  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F3654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Eby,   b. 15 Jun 1828, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1918, , Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1847  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Elias E. Weidman,   b. 14 Sep 1851, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1942, Imlay City, Lapeer, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Susanna Wideman,   b. 1852, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Moses E. Wideman,   b. 21 Jul 1858, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1947, Pigeon, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Magdalena E. Wideman,   b. 6 Aug 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1957, Bay Port, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     5. Lydia E. Wideman,   b. 17 Apr 1864, , Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1953, near, Caro, Tuscola, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     6. Henry E. Wideman,   b. 1867, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 92 years)
     7. Menno E. Wideman,   b. 20 Jul 1867, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1923, Pigeon, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     8. Daniel E. Wideman,   b. 10 Oct 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1903  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F3669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Henry Wideman, "was married to Barbara Eby. They resided in Hay Township, Huron County, Ontario, where he was engaged in farming."


      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. [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..., 590.

    3. [S200] Census - ON, Huron, Hay Township - 1881, Division 2 Page Number 43 Household Number 188.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2 Page 22.

    5. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 16.

    6. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, Z., America, N., County, H., & Cemetery, Z. (1820). Henry Lichty Wideman (1820-1897) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 8 May 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/15061940/henry-lichty-wideman.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Barbara Eby Weidman - September 26, 1918 - pages 463 and 464.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Huttner, Jacob Rev. - Minister of the Lutheran Church in Preston #80.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Oct 1820 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Dec 1847 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Woolwich 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 MapsOccupation - farmer - 1881 - Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Zurich, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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