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

John Clemens Snyder[1, 2]

Male 1840 - 1922  (81 years)


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  • Name John Clemens Snyder 
    Born 6 Aug 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name John Schneider 
    Residence 1862  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Eby ID Number 00106-5908 
    Died 19 May 1922  Clinton, Hullett Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Colborne Cemetery, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I15180  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2021 

    Father Levi Snyder,   b. 16 Aug 1815, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1890, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Clemens,   b. 6 Jul 1816, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1838  [3
    Family ID F3300  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Bear,   b. 22 Feb 1836, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1898, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1862  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Abraham Snyder,   b. CALC 10 Sep 1862, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. Levi Snyder,   b. 5 Jan 1864, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1937, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Mary Ann Snyder,   b. 22 Feb 1874, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1882, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F4091  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Snyder, "was born August 6th, 1840. On January 3rd, 1862, he was married to Rebecca Bear (No. 603). In 1864 they moved to Clinton, Huron County, Ontario, where he is farming. To them were born three 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. [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..., 398.

    2. [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..., 186.

    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..., 280.

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

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Snyder, 22, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, son of Levi and Elizabeth (Clemens), married 14 Jan 1862 Rebecca Bear, 25, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, daughter of John and Nancy (Pannabecker)

    6. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      John Snyder, aged 22 res Waterloo Twp born Waterloo Twp son of Levi Snyder and Elizabeth Clemens married 14 Jan 1862 to Rebecca Bear aged 25 of Waterloo Twp. born Waterloo Twp daughter of John Bear and Nancy Pannebecker.

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Jan 1862.
      Jan, 14, 1862 John Schneider and Rebecca Baer, both of Waterloo

    8. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, C., America, N., County, H., & Cemetery, C. (1836). Rebecca Baer Snider (1836-1898) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 8 September 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/182245029/rebecca-snider.

    9. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 17 Jan 1862.
      "Snyder - Bear: Jan. 14: Mr. John Snyder, to Miss Rebecca Bear of Waterloo Township" by rev. Mr. Bindeman at Germantown or Berlin

    10. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 16 Jan 1862 Pg 2.
      BEAR, Rebeka married 14 Jan 1862 To John SNYDER. Both of Uaterloo. minister F. W. Bindemann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Aug 1840 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1862 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jan 1862 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 May 1922 - Clinton, Hullett Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Colborne Cemetery, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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