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

Henry Wanner[1, 2]

Male 1749 - 1835  (85 years)


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  • Name Henry Wanner 
    Born 12 May 1749  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Beasley's Lower Block Conc. 1 Lot 10, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Beasley's Lower Block Conc. 1 Lot 11, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number 00126-7613 
    Died 12 Feb 1835  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I14331  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Family Anna Mosser,   b. 8 Feb 1748, Of, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1823  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1774  [3
    Children 
     1. John M. Wanner,   b. 27 Sep 1775, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1848, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Anna M. Wanner,   b. 9 Nov 1776, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1814, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     3. Barbara M. Wanner,   b. 1778, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth M. Wanner,   b. 25 Jul 1781, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1858  (Age 77 years)
     5. Magdalena W. Wanner,   b. 12 Jul 1785, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1865, Near Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     6. Christian Wanner,   b. 1786, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Henry W. Wanner,   b. 27 Feb 1788, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     8. Tobias W. Wanner,   b. 16 Mar 1790, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1845, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     9. Susannah Wanner,   b. 29 Nov 1791, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1888, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F1286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 May 1749 - , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1835 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Henry Wanner, "the first by this name who settled in Waterloo County, was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, May 12th, 1749. In 1774 he was married to Anna Mosser who was born February 8th, 1748. In spring, 1810, they moved to Canada and settled in Waterloo County, near Hespeler, on the farm now in possession of John W. Martin. Here they resided until their death. He died February 12th, 1835, and she died May 8th, 1823. Their family consisted of eight children, all born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania"


      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..., 115.

    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..., 732.

    3. [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..., 555.

    4. [S163] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Mennonite CC#6479 (formerly Waterloo Township).
      Sacred / to the memory of / Henry Wanner Senr. / who was born 1749 / departed this life / February the 12, 1835 / aged 86 years & 9 M.

    5. [S1322] Land - Founding Families of Waterloo Township 1800-1830, 58.