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

Samuel Gehman[1]

Male 1868 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Samuel Gehman 
    Born 3 Oct 1868  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1881  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Residence 1943  Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Eby ID Number 00037-3033 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I19947  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2021 

    Father Rev. Solomon B. Gehman,   b. 21 Jul 1841, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1912, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Angeline Shantz,   b. 10 Apr 1846, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1928  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 3 May 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Family ID F4660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Loretta May Sherk,   b. 30 May 1873, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Ura Pearl Gehman
     2. Pearl Gehman,   b. 1 Mar 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jon Gehman,   b. 2 Mar 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Gordon Gehman,   b. 19 Oct 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lorne R. Gehman,   b. 21 Mar 1901, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2021 
    Family ID F1409  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Samuel Gehman, "was born October 3rd, 1868. He is married to Lauretta May Sherk. He resides on the old 'Gehman Homestead' and has a family of one child named Ura Pearl."


      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..., 237.

    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..., 671.

    3. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-5 Page 10.

    4. [S205] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1881, Div. 1 Page 25.

    5. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 37.

    6. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 30.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Susannah Wismer - September 23, 1943 - pp. 543. 544.

    8. [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..., 670.

    9. [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..., 409.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 5 May 1864.
      May 3, 1864 Angelina Schantz and Salomon Gehmann, both of Dumfries, by Rev. Bindemann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Oct 1868 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1943 - Calgary, Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
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