Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Joseph S. Weber

Joseph S. Weber

Male 1861 - 1949  (88 years)

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  • Name Joseph S. Weber 
    Born 4 Mar 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00127-7872 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Joseph S. Weber 
    Died 6 Aug 1949  near, Didsbury, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 11
    Buried Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18374  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Joseph M. Weber,   b. 11 Jun 1820, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1901  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Veronica Shantz,   b. 15 Mar 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1894  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1843  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    Family ID F4734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann Shantz,   b. 12 Dec 1864, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1899, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1884  [1
    Children 
     1. Allan S. Weber,   b. 12 Mar 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1964, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Veronica S. Weber,   b. 11 May 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1953, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Edwin Weber,   b. 16 Jul 1887, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1888  (Age 1 years)
     4. Benjamin Weber,   b. 4 Dec 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1888  (Age 0 years)
     5. Joseph Henry Weber,   b. 30 Jan 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1991, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     6. Lydia Ann Weber,   b. 11 May 1891, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1938, Markham, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     7. Hannah Weber,   b. 19 Dec 1892, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1987, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     8. Bishop Lewis S. Weber,   b. 8 Oct 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1963, Scottdale, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Naomi Weber,   b. 29 Jun 1896, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1921, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     10. Rev. Newton Weber,   b. 10 Oct 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1981, Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     11. Orphen S. Weber,   b. 13 Jul 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1979, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F4738  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Shantz,   b. 1 Sep 1866, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1925, Near Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 6 Nov 1900  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Newton Weber,   b. 1897, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Orphan Weber,   b. 1899, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Orvall Weber,   b. 1901, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Orval S. Weber,   b. 14 Sep 1901, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1978, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Violet Weber,   b. 1904, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Violet Almeda Weber,   b. 6 Oct 1904, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1970, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     7. Byron S. Weber,   b. 6 Nov 1906, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1989, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. Buelah Weber,   b. 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Beulah Weber,   b. 4 Jun 1909, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1991, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary Ann Shantz,   b. 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Allen Weber,   b. 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Veronica Weber,   b. 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F262983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Barbara Rudy,   b. 13 May 1876, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1931  (Age 55 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F42897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Elizabeth "Betsy" Schmitt,   b. 22 Aug 1868, Bond, Ionia Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1962, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Aug 1936  [11
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F6310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Mar 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Nov 1900 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Joseph S. Weber and wife Mary Ann Shantz
    Joseph S. Weber and wife Mary Ann Shantz
    submitted by Marion Roes 2011
    Joseph S. Weber
    Joseph S. Weber
    submitted by Marion Roes 2011

  • Notes 
    • Joseph S. Weber," was born March 4th, 1861. On March 4th, 1884, he was married to Mary Ann, daughter of Henry B. and Lydia (Snyder) Shantz. She was born December 12, 1864. They reside on the old homestead taken up by his grandfather, Benjamin Weber, in 1817. Their family consists of seven children, namely: VII Allen, born March 12th, 1885, VII Veronica, born May 11th, 1886, VII Edwin, born July 16th, 1887, and died September 13th, 1888, VII Benjamin, born December 4th, 1888, and died December 7th, 1888, VII Joseph, born January 30th, 1890, Lydia Ann, born May 11th, 1891, and VII Hannah, born December 19th, 1892."


      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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      Weber. -- Joseph S., son of Joseph M. and Veronica (Shantz) Weber, was born in Waterloo Twp., Ont., March 4, 1861; died near Didsbury, Alta., Aug. 6, 1949; aged 88 y. 5 m. 2 d. Surviving are his widow (Elizabeth Schmidt Weber), 11 children (Allan S., Waterloo, Ont.; Fanny - Mrs. A. R. Burkholder, Markham, Ont.; Joseph H., Waterloo; Hannah - Mrs. Herbert Snider, Breslau, Ont.; Lewis S., on furlough from Argentina; Newton S., West Liberty, Ohio; Orphen, Kitchener, Ont.; Orval, Petersburg, Ont.; Violet - Mrs. Leonard Snider, Elmira, Ont.; Byron, Kitchener, Ont.; and Beulah - Mrs. Delton Schmitt, Mannheim, Ont.), 48 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren, one brother (Noah, Waterloo, Ont.), and one sister (Hannah - Mrs. Menno Reesor, Markham, Ont.). Two daughters (Lydia Ann - Mrs. Joseph Reesor, Markham, Ont.; and Naomi - Mrs. Nelson Martin, formerly of Toronto, Ont.) predeceased him. Funeral services were conducted by Oscar Burkholder and J. B. Martin at the Erb Street Mennonite Church in Waterloo


      Gospel Herald - Volume XLII, Number 41 - October 11, 1949 - pages 1013, 1014

  • 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..., 602.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-3 Page 15.

    3. [S177] Census - ON, Waterloo - 1901, ON WATERLOO (North/Nord) (#121) Subdistrict: Waterloo C-3 Page 15.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 016355-00.
      Joseph S. WEBER, 39, farmer, Waterloo Twp, no residence given, widower, s/o Joseph M. WEBER & Veronica SHANTZ married Hannah SHANTZ, 34, Wilmot Twp, no residence given, d/o Henry B. SHANTZ & Lydia SNYDER, witn: William & Alvina M. SHANTZ both of Waterloo Twp, 6 November 1900 in Berlin.

    5. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 2 Page 18.

    6. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Div. 3 page 2.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, October 11, 1949 - Obituary of Joseph S. Weber.

    8. [S2089] Waterloo Region Record, Sud District 3 - Lexington 1921 Page 19.

    9. [S2222] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township (North) - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 2.

    10. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 27.

    11. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Elizabeth Schmitt - 8 Jan 1963.

    12. [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..., 600.

    13. [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..., 427.

    14. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Minister of The Mennonist Society report 27.
      Joseph Weber, to Veronica Shantz, both of Waterloo. 14 Nov. 1843. Wit. Joseph Shantz and Benjamin Weber.