Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Isaac K. Bechtel

Isaac K. Bechtel[1, 2, 3]

Male 1848 - 1890  (42 years)

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  • Name Isaac K. Bechtel 
    Born 23 Oct 1848  Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Free Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Presbyterian Canada 
    Misfortune 1890  Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    killed in a logging accident 
    Eby ID Number 00007-0765 
    Died 15 Nov 1890  Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Bellevue Pioneer Cemetery, Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I15193  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2019 

    Father Henry Bechtel,   b. 5 Jan 1802, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1866, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Barbara Kinzie,   b. 15 Sep 1806, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1881, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F1059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Lind,   b. 13 Apr 1852, Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1938, Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1871  , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hubert Amherst "Herbert" Bechtel,   b. 8 Jul 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Henry Lind Bechtel,   b. 5 Aug 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lorne Maitland Bechtel,   b. 18 Nov 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edwin Kinsey Bechtel,   b. 18 May 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1881, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     5. Barbara Kinsey Bechtel,   b. 3 Apr 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Isaac Lind Bechtel,   b. 13 Oct 1881, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1967  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F4096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Oct 1848 - Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Free Presbyterian - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 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 MapsMarried - 8 Mar 1871 - , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian Canada - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisfortune - killed in a logging accident - 1890 - Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 1890 - Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bellevue Pioneer Cemetery, Bellevue, King, Washington, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Isaac K. Bechtel
    Isaac K. Bechtel
    DIANAFORD1 originally shared this to Ancestry Public Member Tree

  • Notes 
    • Isaac Bechtel "the youngest child of Henry Bechtel, resides in Washington State. He is married to Isabella Lynn."

      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.].
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      His cabin in Bellevue was the first post office and he became the first official postmaster in 1886. He died in a logging accident and his wife Isabella (Lind) took over the job. Isaac was removed to the Garden of Rest in Sunset Hills Memorial Park. Isabella was born in Scotland and she died in June of 1938 at the home of her son Isaac L Bechtel. She is buried in Washington Memorial Park. Her name is also spelled Isabelle.

      Find A Grave 2015

  • 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..., 216.

    2. [S1338] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Galt Reporter (1846-1973), Obituary of Barbara Kinzie - Bechtel - 23 Dec 1881.

    3. [S1338] News - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Galt Reporter (1846-1973), Obituary of Edwin Bechtel - 23 Dec 1881.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 5 pg 252.

    5. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 16.

    6. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 3 Page 38.

    7. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 1 Page 1.

    8. [S2173] Find A Grave.