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

Menno B. Horst[1]

Male 1885 - 1975  (90 years)


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  • Name Menno B. Horst 
    Born 30 Jul 1885  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farm Labourer 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00058-3934 
    Died 3 Aug 1975  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I1990  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Samuel M. Horst,   b. 30 Oct 1841, Canarvon Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Magdalena B. Brubacher,   b. 12 Apr 1850, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Oct 1872  [7
    Family ID F98  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lovina Bauman,   b. 2 Oct 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1975, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 24 May 1910  [4
    Children 
     1. Emma B. Horst
     2. Lena Horst,   b. 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Magdalena B. Horst,   b. Feb 1911, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. David B. Horst,   b. 1912, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 2006, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     5. Mary Horst,   b. 7 Nov 1913, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 2016, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)
     6. Barbara Horst,   b. 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Martha Horst,   b. Abt 1917
     8. Elam B. Horst,   b. 9 Sep 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 2011  (Age 93 years)
     9. Amon B. "Al" Horst,   b. 24 Sep 1920, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 2007, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F27224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Jul 1885 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Labourer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ? - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1975 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Menno B. Horst, "born July 30th, 1885."


      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.].

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      Horst, Menno B., son of Samuel and Magdalena (Brubacher) Horst, was born in Waterloo County, Ont., July 30, 1885; died at Heritage House, St. Jacobs, Ont., Aug. 3, 1975; aged 90 y. On May 24, 1910, he was married to Lovina Bauman, who preceded him in death on June 15, 1975. Surviving are 6 daughters (Lena David Frey, Mary Mrs. Lorne Shantz, Barbara Mrs. Noah Horst, Martha Mrs Roy Koch, Emma Mrs. Raymond Brubacher, and Verna Mrs. Roy Waters), 4 sons (David, Elam, Amon, and Melvin), 43 grandchildren, and 30 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at St. Jacobs Mennonite Church on Aug. 5, in charge of Simeon Hurst, Simon Martin, and Roy Koch; interment in St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery.


      Gospel Herald Vol. 68, No. 36 - September 16, 1975 , p. 666

  • 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..., 367.

    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..., 823.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 6.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 16, 1975 - Obituary of Menno B. Horst.

    5. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 11.

    6. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Woolwich Twp. 1921 Sub Dist. 14 Page 6.

    7. [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..., 366.