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

Elias B. Snyder[1, 2]

Male 1828 - 1908  (80 years)


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  • Name Elias B. Snyder 
    Born 29 Mar 1828  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    United Brethern 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    United Brethren 
    Eby ID Number 00106-5998 
    Died 14 Apr 1908  Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Elm Lawn Cemetery, Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I17681  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2022 

    Father David Schneider,   b. 29 Mar 1799, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1875, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Leah Bauman,   b. 6 Jan 1804, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1876, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1823  [9
    Family ID F2031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Susannah Bowman,   b. 2 Mar 1834, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1874, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1851  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 10
    Children 
     1. Titus Snyder,   b. 1854, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Titus B. Snyder,   b. 1 Nov 1854, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1906, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. Mary Snyder,   b. 1857, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary Snyder,   b. 20 May 1857, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1895, Brutus, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     5. Caleb Snyder,   b. 1860, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Caleb B. Snyder,   b. 18 Sep 1860, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1933  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F2273  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary "Polly" Kaufman,   b. 10 May 1828, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1900, Maple River, Emmet Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1880  Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F1260  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elias B. Snyder, "was born March 29th, 1828. On February 11th, 1851, he was married to Susannah Bowman (No. 275). They resided at Freeport, Ontario, where she died July 30th, 1874. Some time after he decease he sold his farm and moved to Petoskey, Michigan, where he was again married August 22nd, 1880, to Polly Kaufman, widow of John Holm. Mr. Snyder's family consists of three children"

      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..., 114.

    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..., 842.

    3. [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..., 294.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      gives the country or province of birth.

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Elias B. Snyder, 23, yeoman of Waterloo married 11 Feb 1851 to Susana Bowmann, 17, of Waterloo, Wit: Frederick W. Delion of Waterloo & Herman Buchholz labourer

    6. [S1946] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (South Division), Div. 4 Page 27.

    7. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, E., America, N., County, B., City, B., & Cemetery, E. (1828). Elias B. Snyder (1828-1908) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 15 July 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/62604942/sn.

    8. [S2767] aaaWaterloo Township 1871 South, Sect. 2 Page 33.

    9. [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.

    10. [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, 14 Feb 1851 Pg 7.
      BAUMAN, Susanna married Feb 1851 To Elias B. SCHNEIDER. Both of Waterloo. minister PASTOR F. W. Bindemann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1828 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Feb 1851 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - United Brethern - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - United Brethren - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Aug 1880 - Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Apr 1908 - Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elm Lawn Cemetery, Bay City, Bay Co., Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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