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

Rebecca Bear[1]

Female 1836 - 1898  (62 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Bear 
    Born 22 Feb 1836  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Rebecca Baer 
    Name Rebecca Snyder 
    Residence 1862  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Eby ID Number 00003-603 
    Died 25 Feb 1898  Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Colborne Cemetery, Colborne Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I16062  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Rev. John G. Bear,   b. 15 May 1804, Near Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1894, Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Anna "Nancy" Pannabecker,   b. 23 Apr 1812, Near Hespeler, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1875, Near Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1827  [7, 8
    Family ID F261996  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Clemens Snyder,   b. 6 Aug 1840, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1922, Clinton, Hullett Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1862  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6, 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 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F4091  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rebecca Bear, "was born February 22nd, 1836. She is married to John Snyder, a farmer. They reside in Clinton, Huron County, Ontario. Their family consisted of three children, of whom the eldest and youngest are dead. Their names are"


      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..., 280.

    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. [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)

    4. [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.

    5. [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.

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

    7. [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..., 185.

    8. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 10 Page 68.

    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 - 22 Feb 1836 - 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 - 25 Feb 1898 - Colborne 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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