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

Susannah Weber

Female 1861 - 1943  (81 years)


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  • Name Susannah Weber 
    Born 23 Dec 1861  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Susannah Behrens 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    W. Methodist 
    Religion 1891  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Presbyterian 
    Residence 1943  2 William Street, Elmira, Waterloo, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00127-7776 
    Died 19 Apr 1943  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I17948  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father Solomon Weber,   b. 31 Dec 1831, Strasburg (Kitchener) Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1871  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Emma Elizabeth Gray,   b. 6 Dec 1834, , Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1917  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1855  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F4663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Martin Behrens,   b. 30 Apr 1856, , Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1951, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 14 May 1884  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Bertram Louis Behrens,   b. 4 Jun 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1966, Anaheim, Orange, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     2. Edith Lenore Behrens,   b. 24 Dec 1887, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1980, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. Norma Bell Wilhelmina Behrens,   b. 14 Apr 1888, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1906, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     4. Ralph W. Behrens,   b. 8 Jun 1891, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Beatrice Irene Behrens,   b. 13 Sep 1893, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1974, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F4664  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Susannah Weber," was born December 23rd, 1861. She is married to William Behrens who is clerk in Weber & Erb's store. They reside in Elmira and have a family of five 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.].

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      MRS. WILLIAM BEHRENS

      - A life-long resident of this district, Mrs. William Behrens died suddenly Thursday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. O.H. Vogt. She was 81 years old. Formerly Susanna Weber, she was a member of Gale Presbyterian congregation.

      Surviving are her husband, two sons, B.L. Behrens of Chicago and R.W. Behrens of Elmira, two daughters, Mrs. Vogt and Mrs. R.O. Winn of Kitchener, three sisters, Mrs. William H. Baetz of Cleveland, Mrs. A.E. Devitt of Waterloo and Mrs. C.T. Walmsley of Oak Park, Ill. There are three grandchildren. One daughter, a sister, Mrs. J. Winder of Elmira, and a brother, M.L. Weber of Elmira, predeceased her.

      The funeral service was held on Saturday at 2:30 pm from the Dreisinger funeral Chapel. Rev. H.L. Bennie officiated. Burial was made in the Elmira Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 584.

    2. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 17.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      William Behrens Born: Hanover Germany Age: 29 Father: Augustus Behrens Mother: Wilhelmina Behrens Born: abt 1855 Spouse: Susanna Weber Age: 22 born: Elmira Ont Father: Solomon Weber Mother: Elizabeth Weber married 14 May 1884 married: Waterloo, Woolwich

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 41.

    5. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div.2, Pg. 31.

    6. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 49 Pg. 8.

    7. [S2057] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1891, Pg. 41.

    8. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Susanna Weber/ Wife Of/ Wm. Behrens/ 1861 - 1943/ At Rest

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Salomon Weaver, yeoman of Woolwich, married 20 Feb 1855 Berlin by license to Elisabeth Grey of Woolwich, wit: Aron Weaver of Waterloo & Mary Weaver of Woolwich

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Dec 1861 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - W. Methodist - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 May 1884 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Presbyterian - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1943 - 2 William Street, Elmira, Waterloo, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Apr 1943 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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