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

Jacob S. Bast[1]

Male 1885 - 1965  (80 years)


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  • Name Jacob S. Bast 
    Born 6 Aug 1885  [2
    Gender Male 
    Birth 7 Aug 1885  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Laborer, Mill 
    Religion 1921  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-164486 
    Died 28 Oct 1965  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I164486  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Jacob E. Bast,   b. 12 Mar 1858, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1932  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Anna B. "Nancy" Swartzentruber,   b. 2 Feb 1845, , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1901  (Age 56 years) 
    Family ID F21335  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine S. Albrecht,   b. 17 Jun 1888, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1939, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Children 
     1. Enerson Bast,   b. 1905, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Edna Bast,   b. Sep 1905, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elvera Bast,   b. 22 May 1907, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1991, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Harvey Bast,   b. Jul 1909, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Helena "Helen" Bast,   b. 7 Mar 1911, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1991  (Age 80 years)
     6. Allan Bast,   b. 9 May 1912, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1988, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. William Bast,   b. Abt 1915,   d. Abt 1916  (Age ~ 1 years)
     8. Emerson Bast,   b. 1916, of, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1992  (Age 76 years)
     9. Idella Bast,   b. 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Idella Margaret Bast,   b. 1918,   d. 1985  (Age 67 years)
     11. Lloyd John Bast,   b. 1921,   d. 1984  (Age 63 years)
     12. Erma Bast,   b. 1924,   d. 1997  (Age 73 years)
     13. Robert Bast,   b. 1928, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 2007, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     14. Catharine Esther Bast
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F162412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bast, Jacob, son of Jacob and Nancy (Schwartzentruber) Bast, was born in South East Hope Twp., Ont., Aug. 6, 1885; died at the K-W Hospital, Kitchener, Ont., Oct. 28, 1965; aged 80 y. 2 m. 22 d. In June, 1905, he was married to Catherine Albrecht, who died Nov. 26, 1939. Surviving are 5 sons and 6 daughters (Harvey, Allan, Emerson, Lloyd, Robert, Edna-Mrs. Sam Gerber, Elvera-Mrs. Walter Hackett, Helena-Mrs. Clarence Millar, Idella, Irma-Mrs. Roy Gerber, and Esther-Mrs. Ira Jantzi), 4 brothers (Daniel, Norman, Elmer, and Emanuel), 2 sisters (Emma-Mrs. Michael Bender and Lydia-Mrs. Walter Walsh), 32 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by one son, one grandchild, 3 brothers, and 3 sisters. He was a member of the Maple View Church, where funeral services were held Oct. 31, with Chris Streicher and Chris Erb in charge.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LIX, Number 1 - January 4, 1966, page 22, 23

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 27, 1988 - Obituary of Allan Bast.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Jacob Bast January 4, 1966.

    3. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 10.

    4. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate 28196 (1884), Jacob Bast.
      Jacob Bast Date of Birth: 7 Aug 1884 Gender: Male Birth County: Perth Father's Name: Jacob Bast, farmer of South Easthope Mother's Name: Annie Schwartzenber

    5. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub District 11 Page 11.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 7 Aug 1885 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Oct 1965 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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