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

Joseph Wismer

Male 1765 - 1837  (72 years)


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  • Name Joseph Wismer 
    Born 1 Apr 1765  , Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Beasley's Old Survey Lot 10, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1837  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number 00133-8208 
    Died 29 Nov 1837  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Buried Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I14574  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 

    Mother Barbara Lederach,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F3931  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Joseph Wismer, "son of Henry and Barbara (Lederach) Wismer, was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, April 1st, 1765. He was married to Hannah Fried who was born November 1st, 1760, and died June 6th, 1830. In 1800 they emigrated to Canada and settled in Waterloo County, Ontario, near Blair, where they resided until their deaths. He died November 29th, 1834. Their family consisted of seven 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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [S10] 663.

    2. [S34] .
      Erected / to the memory of / Joseph Wismer / who departed this life / the 29th day of November / 1837 aged 71 years and / 8 months / friends nor physicians could not save / my mortal body from the grave / nor shall the grave confine me here / when Christ our Saviour doth appear

    3. [S1322] 61.

    4. [S9] 12 Dec 1837:51.
      Joseph Wissmer of Waterloo died. He was in his seventies. 29 Nov 1837

    5. [S34] .

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Apr 1765 - , Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1837 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Nov 1837 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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