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

Solomon Kaufman[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1833 - 1911  (77 years)


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  • Name Solomon Kaufman 
    Born 31 Jul 1833  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    clerk to Daniel Snyder 
    Occupation 1853  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    merchant 
    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Eby ID Number 00064-4037 
    Died 21 Jul 1911  [7
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I19442  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Andrew Kaufman,   b. 1 Feb 1804, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1858, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Erb,   b. 18 Jul 1810, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1883, Near Erbsville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F132  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann Groff,   b. 19 Nov 1836, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1907  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1861  [9
    Children 
     1. Albert Edward Kaufman,   b. CALC 23 Nov 1862, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1928, Washington, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F1333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth "Eliza" Bauman,   b. 24 Sep 1836, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1859, Bluementhal, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1853  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 
     1. Eliza "Nancy" Kaufman,   b. 27 May 1855, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1860  (Age 5 years)
     2. Nancy Selina Kaufman,   b. 1857, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1929, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F2532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jul 1833 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - clerk to Daniel Snyder - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1853 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Sep 1853 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Solomon Kauffman, "resides at Plattsville, Oxford County, Ontario, where he is engaged in farming. He was first married to Eliza Baumann (No. 561) who was born September 24th, 1836, and died December 21st, 1859, and after her decease to Mary Ann Groff (No. 3395). His family consists of three children, two of whom were born unto his first wife. The names are Nancy Selina, married to Noah Bowman, Eliza (dead) and Albert Edward."


      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. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 842.

    2. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 173.

    3. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 374.

    4. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 628.

    5. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 10 Jan 1860.
      On the 21st ult, at Bloomingdale, Eliza Kaufman, wife of Solomon Kaufman, and daughter of Samuel Bowman, aged 23 years, 2 months and 27 days

    6. [S3] Book - Vol I 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..., 729.

    7. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      KAUFMAN/ Solomon Kaufman/ died June 21, 1911/ in his 78th year/ Mary Ann Groff / wife of Solomon Kaufman/ died Feb 25, 1907/ aged 71 years/ 3 mos & 6 days/

    8. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div3 pg 127.

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Solomon Kaufman Birth Place: Waterloo Residence: Woolwich Township Age: 28 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1833 Father Name: Andrew Mother Name: Magdalina Erb Spouse Name: Mary Ane Groff Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837 Spouse Birth Place: North Dumfries Spouse residence: Waterloo Spouse Father Name: Henry Spouse Mother Name: Anna Huber Marriage Date: 10 Nov 1861 Marriage County: Waterloo

    10. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Solomon Kaufmann, merchant of Waterloo married 23 Sep 1853 in Greenbush by license to Elisa Baumann of Waterloo. wit: William Erb of Waterloo Twp., & Lydia Erb of Waterloo Twp.

    11. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 29 Sep 1853 pg 39.
      BAUMAN, Elisa married 25 Sep 1853 To Salomon KAUFMAN. Both of Waterloo. minister F.W. Bindemann