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

Leah Wismer

Female 1865 - 1943  (78 years)


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  • Name Leah Wismer 
    Born 1865  , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Birth 28 Jan 1865  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Name Leah Naismith 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00133-8246 
    Died 1943  [5
    Buried Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I14732  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father John C. Wismer,   b. 11 Aug 1835, Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1930  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Nancy Snyder,   b. 28 Nov 1836, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1927  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1856  [6, 7
    Family ID F3984  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John R. Naismith,   b. 1858, , York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. John Rusell Naismith,   b. 18 Aug 1897, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1982  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F3990  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Leah Wismer, "was born Januraay 28th, 1865. On April 21st, 1891, she was married to John R. Naismith, a farmer. They reside at Blair and have a family of one child named John W."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John R Naysmith Born: York Co. Age: 33 Born: abt 1858 Father: John Naysmith Mother: Mary Naysmith Spouse: Leah Wismer Age: 26 Born: abt 1865 born: Perth Father: John Wismer Mother: Nancy Wismer married 21 Apr 1891 married: Waterloo,

    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..., 669.

    3. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 3 Page 4.

    4. [S2560] aaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 1 Page 6.

    5. [S34] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Blair CC#4501 Internet Link.

    6. [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..., 668.

    7. [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..., 307.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1865 - , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 28 Jan 1865 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Apr 1891 - 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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