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

John Furtney

Male 1841 - 1888  (47 years)


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  • Name John Furtney 
    Born 14 Jun 1841  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-15073 
    Died 12 Aug 1888  [1
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I15073  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Daniel Furtney,   b. 3 Nov 1806, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1900, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Shupe,   b. 15 Nov 1817, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1852  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1836  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F273  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      (stone broken) In / memory of/ Elizabeth/ wife of/ who died/ Dec 23, 1852/ aged 35 years 1 m & 8 d's/ 16. (marker is of metal) John Furtney/ born June 14, 1841/ died Aug 12, 1888/

    2. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 29 Sep 1836:49.
      15 Sep 1836 Daniel Fordny m. Elisabeth Schupp, daughter of Jacob Schupp, all of Blenheim.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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