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

John K. Meyer[1]

Male 1778 - 1857  (78 years)


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  • Name John K. Meyer 
    Born 4 Dec 1778  Springfield Township, York, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00078-4717 
    Died 11 May 1857  Enon, Clark, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13330  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 

    Father John Meyer,   b. 25 Nov 1748,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Barbara Kaufman,   b. 11 Apr 1751, Strasburg Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F3673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Negley,   b. 22 Dec 1785, Allen Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1870, , Darke, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Hannah Meyer,   b. 2 Dec 1803, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Elizabeth Meyer,   b. 20 Mar 1805, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Sarah Meyer,   b. 16 Aug 1806, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John N. Meyer,   b. 21 Aug 1808, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1883, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Jacob Meyer,   b. 14 Apr 1810, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Michael Meyer,   b. 12 Mar 1812, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Moses Meyer,   b. 31 Jan 1814, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Samuel Meyer,   b. 6 Mar 1816, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Solomon Meyer,   b. 24 Jul 1818, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Polly Meyer,   b. 12 Jan 1821, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Amos Meyer,   b. 27 May 1824, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Joseph Meyer,   b. 21 Aug 1826, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F3674  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Meyer, "the fifth member of the last named family, was born December 4th, 1778. He was married to Barbara Negley who was born December 22nd, 1785. They resided on the old Meyer homestead where they had a family of 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.].

  • 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..., 86.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Dec 1778 - Springfield Township, York, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 May 1857 - Enon, Clark, Ohio Link to Google Earth
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