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

Anna "Nancy" Kolb[1]

Female 1841 - 1926  (84 years)


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  • Name Anna "Nancy" Kolb 
    Born 10 Oct 1841  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Anna "Nancy" Shantz 
    Name Nancy Kolb 
    Residence 1860  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8, 9
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00068-4132 
    Died 1926  [10
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I14151  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Abraham Kolb,   b. 13 Jun 1806, Hilltown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1874, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Ziegler,   b. 31 Dec 1811, Near Skippack, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1896, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F2753  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Josiah K. Shantz,   b. 5 Dec 1834, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1913, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth K. Shantz,   b. 28 Mar 1863, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1943  (Age 79 years)
     2. Benjamin Franklin Shantz,   b. 22 Aug 1864, Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1945, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Abraham Lincoln Shantz,   b. 15 Dec 1868, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1956  (Age 87 years)
     4. Elo Josiah Shantz,   b. 22 Aug 1874, Lebanon, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1954  (Age 79 years)
     5. Lorena Anna Shantz,   b. 22 Aug 1874, Lebanon, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F3853  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Anna Kolb, "was born October 10th, 1841. She is married to Josiah Shantz, a farmer, and resides in Kansas."



      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] 438.

    2. [S3] 859.

    3. [S137] Berlin (Town/Ville) A-7 Page 7.

    4. [S47] .
      In memoriam / Josiah Shantz / 1834-1913 / Nancy Kolb / his wife / 1842-1926 / Shantz

    5. [S6] .
      Josia Schantz aged 25, res Saugeen Twp., born Waterloo Twp son of Benjamin Schantz and Lydia Kolb. married 9 Oct 1860 to Nancy Kolb aged 19 res Waterloo Twp., born Waterloo Twp., daughter of Abraham Kolb and Elizabeth Ziegler

    6. [S131] Div 4 Pg 16.
      Nancy KOLB Canada 11 Mennonite b. 8-Oct

    7. [S340] Div. 27 Pg. 16.

    8. [S5] .
      Josiah Shantz, 25, res. Saugeen, b. Waterloo, s/o Benjamin and Lydia (Kolb), married 9 Oct 1860 Nancy Kolb, 19, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, daughter of Abram and Elizabeth

    9. [S7] 18 Oct 1860.
      Oct. 9, 1860 Josiah Schantz of Saugeen, and Nancy Kolb of Waterloo, by Rev. Bindemann

    10. [S47] .

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1841 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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