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

Josiah Myers[1]

Male 1854 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Josiah Myers 
    Born 14 Mar 1854  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Evangelical Association 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Labourer 
    Eby ID Number 00084-5031 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I20493  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 

    Father Michael Myers,   b. 24 Aug 1803, Near Doylestown, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1879, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary "Polly" Shoemaker,   b. 28 May 1808, Frederick Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Oct 1829  [4
    Family ID F1497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emeline Moyer,   b. 1851, Clinton Twp., Lincoln Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Annie Maria Myers
     2. Clara Myers
     3. Curtis Myers
     4. Edna Myers
     5. Rhoda Myers
     6. Anna M. Myers,   b. 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Sylvester H. Myers,   b. 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Elva Myers,   b. 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F5080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Josiah Myers, "was born March 14th, 1854. He is married to Emeline Moyer. They reside near Langdon, Cavalier County, North Dakota, where he is engaged in farming. To them are born nine children, namely: Annie Maria, Sylvester H., Elva, Clara, Curtus (dead), Edna, Rhoda, and two more, a son and a daughter, whose names were not received"


      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..., 138.

    2. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 2 Page 32.

    3. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 3 Page 40.

    4. [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..., 452.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Mar 1854 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical Association - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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