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

Simon Yost[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1845 - 1904  (59 years)


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  • Name Simon Yost 
    Born 29 Apr 1845  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1882  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Grocer 
    Residence 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Grocer 
    Eby ID Number 00137-8381 
    Died 16 Aug 1904  [6
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I1441  Generations
    Last Modified 31 May 2021 

    Father Tobias Yost,   b. 9 Feb 1805, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1856, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Erb,   b. 28 Jan 1813, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1868  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 1832  [3, 9
    Family ID F465  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Schiedel,   b. 30 Mar 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1918  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1882  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Children 
     1. Harry Yost,   b. 30 Oct 1878, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1883  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Simon Yost, "was born April 29th, 1845. He is married to Mary Ann Schiedel. They reside in the town of Berlin where he is engaged in the grocery business. To them was born one son... who died young."1

      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..., 690.

    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..., 248.

    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..., 648.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Feb 1882.
      10 Jan 1882 Mary Ann Schiedel and Simon Yost, both of Berlin, were married in Berlin by Preacher Lipphart.

    5. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-12 Page 4.

    6. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      In / memory of / Simon Yost / born / Apr. 29, 1845 / died / Aug. 16, 1904 / aged / 59 yrs. 3 m. 18 d. / Tho lost to sight, to / memory dear

    7. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 3 Pg 1.

    8. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 1 Page 55.

    9. [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..., 689.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 feb 1882.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Apr 1845 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1882 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1882 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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