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

Benjamin Wismer[1]

Male 1861 - 1939  (78 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Wismer 
    Born 1861  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6931.5 
    Died 1939  [2
    Buried Plattsville Community Cemetery, Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I20047  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father David Wanner Witmer,   b. 1823, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1902, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Hannah Shantz,   b. 17 Mar 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1891, Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F1193  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elspeth A. Riley,   b. 7 Dec 1870, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 22 May 1889  Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F9188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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..., 434.

    2. [S191] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Plattsville - Plattsville Community Internet Link .

    3. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852.
      Joseph C. BOWMAN, to Lydia WISSMER. 5 Oct. 1852, Ayr. Rev. RITCHIE. Wit. Abraham C. BOWMAN and E. WISSMER.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Benjamin Witmer Born: Canada Age: 27 Father: David Witmer Mother: Hannah Shantz Born: abt 1862 Spouse: Elsie Riley Age: 18 born: Canada Father: Hargraves Riley Mother: Abigail Lathan married 22 May 1889

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1861 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Plattsville Community Cemetery, Plattsville, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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