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

Henry Z. Detweiler[1]

Male 1822 - 1884  (61 years)


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  • Name Henry Z. Detweiler 
    Born 10 Oct 1822  [2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00029-2223 
    Died 16 Sep 1884  Jordan, Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cause: train accident 
    Person ID I13431  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Jacob Y. Detweiler,   b. 27 Mar 1789, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1875  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Esther Ziegler,   b. 15 Nov 1794, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1883, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1816  [3
    Family ID F5467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: train accident - 16 Sep 1884 - Jordan, Lincoln Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Henry Z. Detweiler," was born October 10th, 1822. He was accidentally killed on Jordan Railway Bridge by a passing express train, September 16th, 1884. He was never married."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [S173] Ancestry.com.

    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..., 509.

    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..., 506.