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

John W. Shantz[1]

Male 1839 - 1881  (42 years)


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  • Name John W. Shantz 
    Born 12 Jan 1839  Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6539 
    Died 21 Oct 1881  [1
    Person ID I18796  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Moses H. Shantz,   b. 14 Sep 1804, , Butler Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1884, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Catharine Weisz,   b. 1809, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, Arcana, Grant, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Family ID F4798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Polly Moyer,   b. Abt 1839, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F4800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John W. Shantz, "eldest son of second wife, was born January 12th, 1839, and was married to Polly Moyer. He died October 21st, 1881."1


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [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..., 375.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1839 - Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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