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

Daniel Gordon Wildfong[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1854 - 1920  (66 years)


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  • Name Daniel Gordon Wildfong 
    Born 24 May 1854  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 000131-8107 
    Died 17 Sep 1920  [6
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I13504  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Eli Wildfong,   b. 15 Mar 1819, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1885  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Nancy Mosser,   b. 1 Nov 1821, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F1278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Holm,   b. 27 Jan 1855, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1888, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Children 
     1. Alexander Wilfong,   b. 8 Jun 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Oliver Wilfong,   b. 20 Jan 1883, , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972, Moose Jaw, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2913  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Janet McGregor,   b. 1865, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1945, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Wildfong,   b. 1892, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1968, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Ruth Kathryn Wildfong,   b. 24 Jan 1902, , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1994, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F35750  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Margaretha Holm,   b. CALC 25 Dec 1854,   d. 16 Jan 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F255580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 May 1854 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Daniel Wildfong, "was married to Martha Holm and after her decease he was married again but the name of second wife was not received. They reside in Puslinch Township, not far from Hespeler. He is a carpenter by trade."


      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..., 645.

    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..., 118.

    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..., 809.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 26 Jan 1888.
      Died 16 Jan 1888 Margaretha Wildfang, née Holm, wife of Daniel Wildfang, at age of 33 years, & 22 days.

    5. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 5.

    6. [S237] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - New Hope CC#4498 Internet Link .
      Wildfong/ In Loving Memory Of/ Daniel Wildfong/ Died Sept. 17, 1920/ Aged 65 Years/ His Wife/ Mary J. McGregor/ Died Dec. 28, 1945/ Aged 79 Years/ Asleep In Jesus

    7. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 8 Page 60.