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

Lydia Ann Strickler[1, 2]

Female 1846 - 1924  (77 years)


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  • Name Lydia Ann Strickler 
    Born 14 Oct 1846  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydia Ann Jahn 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00119-7455 
    Died 13 Jan 1924  [5
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I20247  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Henry Strickler,   b. 25 Dec 1824, Spring Garden Twp, , York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1902  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Histand,   b. 13 Sep 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1896  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1845  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    Family ID F1002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Jahn,   b. 31 Oct 1841, , Mecklinburg Schwerin, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1922  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 17 Dec 1865  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 11
    Children 
     1. Caroline Jahn,   b. 24 Sep 1869, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1928  (Age 58 years)
     2. Elizabeth "Eliza" Jahn,   b. 20 Jun 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1927, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     3. Mary Ann Jahn,   b. 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Angeline Jahn,   b. 5 Oct 1887, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F5039  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lydia Strickler, "was born October 14th, 1846. She is married to Charles Jahn. They reside on a farm a little south-west of Kossuth. Their family consists of four children, namely: Caroline, married to Isaac G. Cober, Elizabeth, Mary Ann and Angeline."


      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..., 526.

    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..., 797.

    3. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-5 Page 4.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      gives age and country of birth

    5. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      Jahn / In / memory of / Charles J.Jahn / born Oct.31,1841 / died Feb.13, 1922 / Lydia Strickler / his wife / born Oct.14,1846 / died Jan.13,1924

    6. [S197] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1881, Div 1 Page 27 Family 125.

    7. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 61.

    8. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 9.

    9. [S2573] aaaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 2 Page 32.

    10. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Minister of The Mennonist Society, Berlin report 50.
      Henry Strickler, to Elisabeth Hiestand, both of Waterloo. 14 Oct. 1845. Wit. George Clemens and George Hiestand.

    11. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Lydia Strickler Born: Waterloo Res: Waterloo Age: 19 Father: Henry Strickler Mother: Elizabeth Strickler Born: 1846 Spouse: Charles Yawin Age: 24 born: Mecklenburg Germany Res: Waterloo Born: 1841 Father: Lewis Yawin Mother: Mary Yawin married 17 Dec 1865 county: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Oct 1846 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Dec 1865 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mennonite - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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