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

Reuben Eby[1]

Male 1860 - 1934  (74 years)


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  • Name Reuben Eby 
    Born 13 Feb 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00031-2400 
    Died 4 May 1934  [2
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I20914  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Father Elias B. Eby,   b. 19 Sep 1829, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1906, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Rachel Shantz,   b. 19 Jul 1833, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1900  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1853  [6, 7
    Family ID F4999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Brubacher,   b. 24 Aug 1860, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1932  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. Luella Eby,   b. Abt 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1911  (Age ~ 25 years)
     2. Angus Eby,   b. 9 Feb 1886, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1964, Lanigan, , Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Joannah Eby,   b. 12 Dec 1889, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1979, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Edna Minerva Eby,   b. Abt 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Magdalena Eby,   b. 9 Oct 1893, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1929, Watrous, , Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F5161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Reuben Eby, "was born February 13th, 1860. He is married to Mary Ann Brubacher. They reside near Elmira and have a family of four children"


      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. [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..., 544.

    2. [S151] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - St. Jacobs Mennonite (Central Woolwich Mennonite) CC#4583 Internet Link.
      Rueben Eby / born Feb.13,1860 / died May 4,1934 / Mary Ann Brubacker[sic] / his wife / born Aug.24,1860 / died Nov.8, 1932 / Rest in peace / Dau. / Clara Eby / 1899-1983 /

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 26.

    4. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 54.

    5. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 5 Page 46.

    6. [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..., 543.

    7. [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..., 433.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Feb 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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