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

Peter Groh

Male 1785 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Peter Groh 
    Born Jul 1785  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00045-3405 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I1638  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Michael Groh,   b. 1757, Of, Montgomery Co. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1804, , Welland Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Witmer,   b. Abt 1760, Of, Montgomery Co. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1779  [2
    Family ID F524  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Joseph Groh,   b. Abt 1818, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Solomon Groh,   b. 1822, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Abigail Groh,   b. Abt 1824, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jul 1785 - , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Peter Groh, "was born in July 1785. He settled near Stevensville, Welland County, Ontario, where he had a family of several children. The names of three are Joseph, Solomon, and Abigail. The two sons reside near Elmer P.O., Sanalac County, Michigan."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 731.

    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..., 730.