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

Rebecca Bechtel[1, 2]

Female 1841 - 1920  (79 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Bechtel 
    Born 19 Feb 1841  Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Female 
    Name Rebecca Getman 
    Religion 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonist 
    Residence 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Lived with John Detweiler.
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Servant 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Methodist 
    Residence 1862  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00007-0800 
    Died 12 Jul 1920  East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cause: chronic intestinial nephrites 
    Person ID I15283  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father John G. Bechtel,   b. 18 Sep 1806, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1848  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Sarah Brower,   b. 21 Jan 1809, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1842, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Family ID F4106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Getman,   b. 15 Apr 1838, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 9 Nov 1862  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8, 11, 12
    Children 
     1. Sarah E. Getman,   b. 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Emma Getman,   b. 1864, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Daniel Getman,   b. 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Lovina Getman,   b. 1866, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. John Getman,   b. 1869, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Linnes Getman,   b. 1871, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. James A. Getman,   b. 3 May 1872, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Meranda Jane Getman,   b. 15 Feb 1875, , Peel Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Esther Getman,   b. 27 May 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Susannah Getman,   b. 20 Jul 1878, Bentinck, Grey County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Mary Getman,   b. 15 Aug 1879, Bentinck, Grey County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Byron Leander "Leander" Getman,   b. 21 Mar 1881, Elmwood, Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F4120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Feb 1841 - Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1861 - 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 - 9 Nov 1862 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Rebecca Bechtel "was born February 19th, 1841. She is married to John Gettman, a laborer. They have a family of eleven 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..., 334.

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Nov 1862.
      Married 9 Nov 1862 By Rev. Bindemann, John Getmann was married to Rebecca Bechtel, both of Waterloo.

    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..., 221.

    4. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin ITown/Ville) A-6 Page 6.

    5. [S262] Census - ON, Grey, Bentinck - 1881, Division 3 Page Number 38 Household Number 164.

    6. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Rebecca Gateman Death Date: 12 Jul 1920 Death Location: Oxford, East Zorra b. 19 Feb 1841d/o of John Bechtel and Elizabeth Brower cause: chronic intestinial nephrites informant Sarah E. Ellis daughter

    7. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div 3 Pg 3.

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Getman b. Germany res: Waterloo Age: 24 born abt 1838 father: Henry mother: Caroline Kramer married Rebecca Bechtel Age:: 21 born abt 1841 b. Waterloo Spouse res: Waterloo father: John mother: Sarah Brauer married 9 Nov 1862 county: Waterloo

    9. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 75.

    10. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 11 Page 75.

    11. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    12. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Nov 1862.
      09 Nov 1862 By Rev. Bindemann, John Getmann was married to Rebecca Bechtel, both of Waterloo.