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

Absalom S. Shantz[1]

Male 1834 - 1876  (42 years)


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  • Name Absalom S. Shantz 
    Born 12 Jan 1834  Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6579 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6579 
    Died 15 Aug 1876  [1
    Person ID I18863  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Isaac Shantz,   b. 12 Feb 1809, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1867  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Sarah Stauffer,   b. Abt 1810, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Oct 1830  [1
    Family ID F4820  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Winneford Duston,   b. Abt 1825,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F4822  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Absalom S. Shantz, "was born January 12th, 1834, and died August 15th, 1876. He was married to Winneford Duston."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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.].
    • Absalom S. Shantz, "was born January 12th, 1834, and died August 15th, 1876. He was married to Winneford Duston."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 378.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1834 - Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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