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

Henry W. Wanner[1]

Male 1788 - 1872  (84 years)


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  • Name Henry W. Wanner 
    Born 27 Feb 1788  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gentleman 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00126-7638 
    Died 7 May 1872  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Cause: Old Age 
    Buried Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Person ID I14393  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  [7
    Family ID F1286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Clemens,   b. 12 Sep 1795, , Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1815  (Age 19 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3907  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Clemens,   b. 19 Mar 1798, , Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1868  (Age 69 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F3908  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Hannah Clemens,   b. 1797, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F268755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Henry W. Wanner, "was born February 27th, 1788. When 22 years of age he came to Canada and settled in Waterloo County, near Hespeler, where he was married to Nancy Clemens who was born September 12, 1795, and died April 25th 1815. After her decease he was married to Hannah Clemens who was born March 19th, 1798, and died January 5th, 1868. They resided on the farm now in possession of John W. Martin where he died May 7th, 1872. He left no issue."


      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..., 412.

    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..., 560.

    3. [S2588] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Cemetery Internet Link.
      Henry WANNER/ Died/ May 7th 1872/ Aged 84 yrs. 2 mo./ 20 days/ [flat on ground, 2016]

    4. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 11 Page 79.

    5. [S2491] aaa Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 026631 (1872).
      Name:Henry Wanner Gender:Male Age:84 Birth Date:abt 1788 Birth Place:Pennsylvania, USA Death Date:7 May 1872 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    6. [S163] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Mennonite CC#6479 (formerly Waterloo Township).

    7. [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.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Feb 1788 - , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gentleman - 1861 - 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 MapsDied - Cause: Old Age - 7 May 1872 - Waterloo Twp., 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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