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

Menno G. Bean[1]

Male 1840 - 1913  (73 years)


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  • Name Menno G. Bean 
    Born 24 Feb 1840  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/74633231 
    Residence 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1862  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    carpenter 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Carpenter 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    P. Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Methodist 
    Retired 1901  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1911  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Income 
    Eby ID Number 00008-1010 
    Died 25 Jun 1913  [6, 10
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I15560  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2023 

    Father Jacob Biehn,   b. 10 Mar 1810, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1881  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Green,   b. 10 Oct 1810, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F4191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Reddaway,   b. 16 Dec 1839, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1929, Bright, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1860  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Children 
     1. Richard Bean,   b. 19 Sep 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1917, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Jacob Bean,   b. 1863, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Bean,   b. 1865, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary Hannah Bean,   b. 3 Sep 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1953, Bright, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Menno Russel Bean,   b. 1871, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1874  (Age 3 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2023 
    Family ID F4201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Menno G. Bean, "was born February 24th, 1840. On November 20th, 1860, he was married to Mary Reddaway and resides near Haysville, Ontario, where he is engaged in farming. To them were born four 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.].

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      Died - Another of the pioneers of this district passed away at his home here on Wednesday evening the 25th inst in the person of Mr. Menno Bean. He bad been a sufferer from rheumatism for several years and for the past year had been fined to bed. The late Mr. Bean was born in Wilmot Township 73 years ago where he spent the greater part of his life at farming. About fourteen years ago he retired and came to this town, since which time he has resided here. Ile was married to Mary Reddaway and their union was blessed with five children. One son Russel predeceased him. He is survived by his sorrowing widow and four children, namely: Richard of Brantford, Jacob of West De Pere Wis., William R. of Prince Albert, Sask., and Mrs. Andrew Munay of Innerkip. The funeral took place from his late residence on Jacob St, on Saturday afternoon at two o' clock to the Methodist church for service thence to Stauffer's Cemetery for interment.

      The Chronicle Telegraph 3 Jul 1913, p. 6

  • 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..., 259.

    2. [S307] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1901, New Hamburg (Village) E-1 Page 5.

    3. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 4 Page 17.

    4. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Menno Bean Born: Wilmot Township Res: Wilmot Township Age: 21 Father: Jacob Bean Mother: Charlotte Bean Born: 1839 Spouse: Mary Reddaway Age: 21 born: Wilmot Township Res: Wilmot Township Born: 1839 Father: Richard Reddaway Mother: Elizabeth Reddaway married 20 Nov 1860

    6. [S153] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Riverside New Hamburg CC#4564 Internet Link.
      Bean / In loving memory of / Menno Bean / born Feb. 24,1840 / died June 25, 1913 / Mary Reddway / his wife / born Dec. 16,1839 / died Aug. 6,1929

    7. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 26;.

    8. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 31.

    9. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 14.

    10. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/74633047.

    11. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div. 1 Pg. 17.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1840 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Nov 1860 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1862 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - carpenter - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - P. Methodist - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1901 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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