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

Daniel G. Biehn[1, 2]

Male 1832 - 1885  (52 years)


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  • Name Daniel G. Biehn 
    Born 9 Apr 1832  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1856  Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    teacher 
    Residence 1856  Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1881  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00008-981 
    Died 15 Mar 1885  Near Mildmay, Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I15443  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father Abraham Biehn,   b. 28 Feb 1804, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1858, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Susannah Graybill,   b. 26 Nov 1809, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1885, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Family ID F4157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann Shantz,   b. 17 Aug 1833, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1861, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1856  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. Susannah Bean,   b. 1857, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Rebecca Bean,   b. 17 Feb 1859, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1946, Regina, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Emeline Bean,   b. Abt 1861, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F4168  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Hailer,   b. 30 May 1831, Chippewa, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1918, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1862  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Rev. Eusebius Hailer Bean,   b. 21 Feb 1863, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 84 years)
     2. Euphemia Bean,   b. 27 Jun 1865, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924  (Age 58 years)
     3. Emma May Bean,   b. 2 Dec 1867, Dashwood, Hay Township, Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Samuel Ulysses Bean,   b. 28 May 1870, Near Bright, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1950  (Age 80 years)
     5. Rev. Jacob Wesley Bean,   b. 5 Jun 1873, Near Bright, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1942, Simcoe, Norfolk, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. Margaret Otilla Alma Bean,   b. 6 Apr 1876, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F4169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daniel G. Biehn, "the second son of Abraham and Susannah (Graybill) Biehn, was born in 1832. In January, 1856, he was married to Mary Ann Shantz who was born August 17th, 1833. They resided on a farm at Mannheim, Waterloo County, where she died February 28th, 1861. In 1862 he was married to Margaret Hailer, widow of the late Rev. Jacob Wagner. After his second marriage he engaged the New Dundee school where he taught for some time. From there he went to Freeport where he taught in S.S. No. 4; thence he moved to Dashwood, Huron County, where he taught for quite a while; from there he returned to Bright, Oxford County, and rented his father's old homestead where he followed farming until 1876; thence he moved to Bruce County, near Mildmay, where he had purchased a farm. Here he resided until his death which took place March 15th, 1885. His widow is at present residing in the town of Berlin. Mr. Bean's family consisted of nine children, three were born unto the first wife and six unto the second wife"


      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..., 254.

    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..., 414.

    3. [S271] Census - ON, Bruce - 1881, Census Place Carrick, Bruce South, Ontario Family History Library Film 1375910 District 176 Sub-district D Division 2 Page Number 57 Household Number 240.

    4. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Daniel Bean, teacher from Blandford, married Mary Shantz of Waterloo at Berlin on January 15, 1856. Witnesses were Samuel Shantz and Noah Fried. both of Waterloo

    5. [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, 24 Jan 1856 pg 4.
      BEAN, Daniel married 15 Jan 1856 Of Blandford. To Mary SHANTZ, of Waterloo. minister F. W. Bindemann

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Daniel Bean aged 30 res. Wilmot born Canada son of Abraham and Susannah Bean to Margaretha Wagner aged 31 res Berlin born Canada daughter of J. and Margareth Weiler, 27 apr 1862 by Jacob Kierhele, Evangelical Association.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Apr 1832 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher - 1856 - Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1856 - Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1856 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Apr 1862 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1881 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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