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

Aaron Shantz[1]

Male 1806 - 1875  (69 years)


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  • Name Aaron Shantz 
    Born 20 Feb 1806  Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6559 
    Died 16 Aug 1875  [1
    Person ID I18833  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Abraham Shantz,   b. 15 Dec 1776, Pottstown, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1856, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Allie Hunsberger,   b. 20 Jan 1775, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1821, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Family ID F4796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Ziegler,   b. Abt 1806, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 14 Mar 1831  [1
    Children 
     1. Catharine Z. Shantz,   b. 15 Feb 1832, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Abraham Z. Shantz,   b. 27 May 1833, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth Z. Shantz,   b. 3 May 1835, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1837  (Age 1 years)
     4. Barbara Z. Shantz,   b. 2 Apr 1837, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1839  (Age 2 years)
     5. David Z. Shantz,   b. 21 Apr 1837, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1839  (Age 2 years)
     6. Nancy Z. Shantz,   b. 22 Jun 1840, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Isaac Z. Shantz,   b. 26 Jun 1842, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1845  (Age 2 years)
     8. Amos Z. Shantz,   b. 28 Oct 1844, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1845  (Age 0 years)
     9. Samuel Z. Shantz,   b. 11 Jan 1846, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1846  (Age 0 years)
     10. Joseph Z. Shantz,   b. 11 Jan 1847, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1847  (Age 0 years)
     11. Maria Z. Shantz,   b. 13 Oct 1848, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1849  (Age 0 years)
     12. Aaron Z. Shantz,   b. 15 Oct 1849, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Susannah Z. Shantz,   b. 26 Feb 1851, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1851  (Age 0 years)
     14. Ellen Z. Shantz,   b. 7 Mar 1852, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1852  (Age 0 years)
     15. Sidney Z. Shantz,   b. 29 Oct 1853, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F4813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Aaron Shantz, "the second eldest of old Abraham Shantz's family, was born February 20th, 1806, and died August 16th, 1875. He was married to Elizabeth Zieger, March 14th, 1831. They had a family of fifteen 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. [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..., 377.

  • Event Map
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