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

John M. Wanner[1]

Male 1775 - 1848  (72 years)


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  • Name John M. Wanner 
    Born 27 Sep 1775  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Beasley's Lower Block Conc. 3 Lot 13, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number 00126-7614 
    Died 1 Feb 1848  Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I14334  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Henry Wanner,   b. 12 May 1749, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1835, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother 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  [2
    Family ID F1286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Wecklin,   b. 7 Dec 1777, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1817, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Children 
     1. John W. Wanner,   b. 17 Mar 1801, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1865  (Age 64 years)
     2. Elizabeth Wanner,   b. 1802, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     3. Tobias Wanner,   b. 1805, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary M. Wanner,   b. 1805, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Henry M. Wanner,   b. 1808, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Eva M. Wanner,   b. 24 Sep 1809, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. Veronica M. "Francis" "Fanny" Wanner,   b. CALC 28 May 1815, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1876, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years)
     8. George M. Wanner,   b. 1816, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3890  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John M. Wanner, "the eldest of the family, was born September 27th, 1775. He was married to Elizabeth Wecklin who was born December 7th, 1777, and died near Hespeler, Ontario, May 22nd, 1817. In 1810 they came to Canada with his parents and settled near Hespeler where he died February 1st, 1848. Their family consisted of eight 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. [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..., 680.

    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..., 555.

    3. [S163] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Mennonite CC#6479 (formerly Waterloo Township).
      Sacred in the memory of / John Wanner / who died / Feb.1, 1848 / aged / 72 yrs. 4 mos. & 5 ds.

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

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1775 - , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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