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

Cyrus "Saruch" Eby[1, 2]

Male 1849 - 1923  (74 years)


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  • Name Cyrus "Saruch" Eby 
    Born 28 Jan 1849  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Saruch Eby 
    Religion 1851  Wilmot Township, Waterloo County Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Other Methodist 
    Residence 1893  , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Eby ID Number 00031-2376 
    Died 26 Oct 1923  , Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Buried Olive Cemetery, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I20777  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Jacob Eby,   b. 18 Oct 1815, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1896, , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Maria "Mary" "Polly" Bingeman,   b. 9 Dec 1820, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1915, Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F4246  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Wenger,   b. 26 Jun 1853, , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1928  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1869  , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F5140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Saruch Eby, "was born January 28th, 1849. He is married but name of wife 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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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.].

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      Eby.-Cyrus, the last survivor of the Jacob B. and Mary Eby family, was born in Berlin (now Kitchner), Ont., Jan. 28, 1849. At about the age of twelve, he moved with his parents to Elkhart Co., Ind., where he has resided since. On Sept. 5, 1869, he was united in marriage to Anna Wenger, to which union were born the following children: Mrs. Albert Enders, Mrs. S. E. Weaver, Mrs. David Schrock, Mrs. Ralph Paritt, Elmer Eby, Mrs. Frank Sawyer, and Mrs. C. L. Amick. He united with the Mennonite Church in 1911 and remained a faithful member until death. He departed this life Oct. 26, 1923; aged 74 y. 8 m. 28 d., leaving his companion, 7 children, 21 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, besides a large circle of relatives and friends, to mourn the loss of a husband, father, grandfather, and neighbors. Funeral services at the Olive Mennonite Church conducted by C. A. Shank and D. A. Yoder. II Cor. 5: 1.2a

      2aGospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 32 - November 8, 1923 - pp. 669, 670

  • 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..., 540.

    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..., 272.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 8, 1923 Obituary of Cyrus Eby.

    4. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Sect. 5 Page 187.

    5. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 15 Page 97.

    6. [S2173] Find A Grave, (2019). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 22 April 2019, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/69597986/cyrus-eby.

    7. [S1131] Book - Pictorial and Biographical Memoirs of Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties, Indiana, Biography of Amos Bechtel.

    8. [S17] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Der Morgenstern (1839-1841), Marriage notice of Jacob Eby and Polly Bingeman - 9 Apr 1840.
      Jacob Eby and Polly Bingeman, both of Waterloo, were married by Rev. Bindeman 7 Apr 1840

    9. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 11 Apr 1840:1.
      recently Rev Bindeman m. Jacob Eby, son of David Eby, to Mary Bingeman, daughter of Johann Bingeman, all of Waterloo Tp.

    10. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 2, 1915 - Obituary of Mary Bingaman.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1849 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Other Methodist - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Sep 1869 - , Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1893 - , Elkhart Co., Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Oct 1923 - , Elkhart, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Olive Cemetery, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, United States Link to Google Earth
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