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

Jacob Break[1, 2]

Male 1885 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Jacob Break 
    Born 24 Jul 1885  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00014-1178.6 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I16182  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Gideon B. Break,   b. 14 Oct 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1926, Vineland, Clinton Twp., Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Zeller,   b. 19 Jan 1850, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1915, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 21 May 1872  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7
    Family ID F435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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..., 296.

    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..., 692.

    3. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-6 Page 3.

    4. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 19.

    5. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), March 16, 1915.
      Obituary of Elizabeth Zeller

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Gideon BRECH, 20, b. Waterloo Twp, of same, Farmer, s/o David & Mary BRECH, married Elizabeth ZELLER, 22, b. Waterloo Twp, of same, d/o Jacob & Catharine ZELLER, witnesses: John C. ALBERT of Waterloo Twp & H. SEIP of Preston, on 21 May 1872 in Preston, (Mennonist)

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 May 1872.
      Married 21 May 1872 Gideon Brech was married to Elisabeth Zeller, both of Waterloo Township.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jul 1885 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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