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

Josiah Moyer[1]

Male 1845 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Josiah Moyer 
    Born 19 Apr 1845  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1868  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1870  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    carpenter 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    -- 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1872  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    farmer 
    Occupation 1878  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    carpenter 
    Eby ID Number 00081-4856 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I14960  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Henry S. Moyer,   b. 1 Oct 1816, , Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1851, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Catharine Schiedel,   b. 24 Nov 1826, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1871, Near, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 5 May 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Family ID F1089  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Moyer 
    Mother Catherine,   b. 1826, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F33564  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Ann Shantz,   b. 20 Jan 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Nov 1868  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 10
    Children 
     1. Matilda Moyer
     2. Milo Moyer
     3. Lydia Ann Moyer
     4. Harriet M. Moyer,   b. 11 Jan 1870, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Isaac Milo Moyer,   b. 15 Jul 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Henry Melvin Moyer,   b. 29 Apr 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F4038  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Josiah Moyer, "was born April 19th, 1845. On November 24th, 1868, he was married to Lydia Ann Shantz. They reside in Remus, Michigan, where he is engaged in farming. To them were born four 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] 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..., 397.

    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..., 110.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      gives age and country of birth

    4. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 59.

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 26 Nov 1868.
      Nov. 24, 1868 Lydia Schantz and Josia Moyer, both of Waterloo Tp., by Rev. Kaessmann

    6. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Isaac Milo Moyer Date of Birth: 15 Jul 1872 Gender: Male Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Josiah Moyer (carpenter of Waterloo Township) Mother's Name: Lydia Ann Shantz

    7. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Isaac Milo Moyer Date of Birth: 15 Jul 1872 Gender: Male Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Josiah Moyer (farmer of Waterloo Township) Mother's Name: Lydia Ann Shantz

    8. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Henry Melvin Moyer Date of Birth: 29 Apr 1878 Gender: Male Birth County: Waterloo Father's Name: Josiah Moyer (carpenteer of Waterloo Township) Mother's Name: Lydia Ann Shantz

    9. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Jacob Huether, Minister of The Gospel of The Evangelical Lutheran Church At Preston report 39.
      Heinrich Mayer to Catharina Shiedel, both of Waterloo. 5 May 1844.

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Josia Mogk, 22, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, son of Heinrich and Catharina (Schiedel), married 24 Oct 1868 Lydia Schantz, 20, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, daughter of Isaac and Catherine (Clemmer)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1845 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1868 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Nov 1868 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1870 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - -- - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1872 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1878 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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