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

Rev. John Neeb

Male 1871 - 1947  (76 years)


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  • Name John Neeb 
    Prefix Rev. 
    Born 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Birth Hampstead, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-165569 
    Died 1947  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I165569  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Henry E. Neeb,   b. CALC 12 Dec 1840, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1915, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Kraehling,   b. 6 May 1843, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1912  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F162456  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Rofritsch,   b. 20 Aug 1875, Sebringville, Ellice Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 17 Sep 1896  Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Walter John Neeb,   b. 1897,   d. 1971  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F47373  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - - Hampstead, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Sep 1896 - Ellice Township, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1947 - Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • A native of Wellesley, Rev. John Neeb who retired from active ministry in the Lutheran Church to settle in Detroit, died yesterday at Detroit. He was 75. The son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Neeb of Wellesley, Rev. Mr. Neeb held many pastorates in both the United States and Canada before retiring five years ago. At the time of his retirement he was pastor of the Salem Lutheran Church, Springville, N. Y. Prior to that he held churches in Minnesota, Augsburg, Ont., Delhi and Pennsylvania. Rev. Mr. Neeb was predeceased by four brothers, George, Henry, Edward and Eckhardt, and two sisters, Mary and Catharine. Besides his widow (nee Lydia Rohfritsch) he is survived by three sons, Walter, Kitchener; Rev. Victor, New York, and Prof Martin of Chicago; two daughters, Miss Esther Neeb, Detroit, and Mrs. William (Hilda) Chamberlain, Flint, Mich. Two brothers, Valentine, Mitchell, and Jacob, Detroit, also survive, also one sister, Mrs. Edward (Emma) Koch, Tavistock. There are eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Monday in Detroit and burial will be in the Glen Eden Lutheran Memorial Park here.


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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Henry Neeb, 23, res. Wellesley, b. Waterloo, son of Henry and Gertrude (Dunch), married 8 Mar 1864 Mary Kraehling, 20, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, daughter of Eckhart and Catherine