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

Sarah Snyder[1]

Female 1851 - 1879  (28 years)


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  • Name Sarah Snyder 
    Born 25 Jul 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Sarah Shelly 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    United Bretheran 
    Residence 1874  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number 00106-5992 
    Died 2 Nov 1879  Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I17576  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2019 

    Father Daniel B. Snyder,   b. 8 Feb 1825, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1901  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bechtel,   b. 25 Oct 1826, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1891, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1848  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8
    Family ID F3210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jacob Frederic Shelly,   b. 13 Jan 1851, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1937  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1874  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Children 
     1. Emery Shelly,   b. 8 Sep 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1875  (Age 1 years)
     2. Elsie Shelly,   b. 2 Jan 1874,   d. 16 Jul 1956, Tulare, Tulare, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F4583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sarah Snyder, "was born 25th, 1851. On February 2nd, 1874, she was married to Jacob F. Shelly, a wage-earner. They resided near Freeport where she died November 2nd, 1879."


      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..., 198.

    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..., 293.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.

    4. [S209] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Freeport - Freeport Pioneer CC#5432 Internet Link.
      Mother / Sarah / wife of / Jacob Shelley / died Nov.2,1879 / aged 28 years / At rest /

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      Jacob Freddie Shelly, farmer of Waterloo Twp. Birth Place: Germany Age: 23 Estimated birth year: abt 1851 Father Name: Ludwig Shelly Mother Name: Catharine Shelly Spouse Name: Sarah Snyder, residence: Waterloo Twp. Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1852 Spouse Birth Place: Waterloo Twp. Spouse Father Name: Daniel Snyder Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Snyder Marriage Date: 3 Feb 1874 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Freeport

    6. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 4 Page 25.

    7. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Jacob Huttner report 120.
      Daniel B. Snyder, married to Elisabeth Bechtel. 24 Sept. 1848

    8. [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.
      BECHTEL, Elisabeth married 24 Oct 1848 To Daniel SCHNEIDER. minister J. Huttner

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jul 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1874 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Feb 1874 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Nov 1879 - Near Freeport, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Freeport Pioneer Cemetery, Waterloo Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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