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

Elizabeth Shantz[1]

Female 1811 - 1886  (74 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Shantz 
    Born 16 Oct 1811  Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Ziegler 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6589 
    Died 28 Jun 1886  [1
    Person ID I18882  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    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 Jonas Ziegler,   b. Abt 1811, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 May 1828  [1
    Children 
     1. Mary Ziegler,   b. 4 Jun 1830, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ezra Ziegler,   b. 1 Nov 1831, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1831  (Age 0 years)
     3. Benjamin Ziegler,   b. 30 May 1832, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1832  (Age 0 years)
     4. Magdalena Ziegler,   b. 30 Sep 1833, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Jonas Ziegler,   b. 26 Dec 1835, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Lucetta Ziegler,   b. 1 Apr 1838, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Allie Ziegler,   b. 2 May 1841, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1842  (Age 1 years)
     8. Aaron Ziegler,   b. 5 May 1843, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Nancy Ziegler,   b. 14 Aug 1845, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Barbara Ziegler,   b. 21 Dec 1847, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1887  (Age 39 years)
     11. Martha Ziegler,   b. 10 Nov 1850, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1852  (Age 1 years)
     12. Moses Ziegler,   b. 26 Feb 1853, Of, Harmony, Butler, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F4830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Shantz, "the second daughter of Abraham Shantz, was born October 16th 1811. On May 20th, 1828, she was married to Jonas Ziegler. She died June 28th, 1886. They had a family of twelve 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..., 379.

  • Event Map
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