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

Rebecca Hoffman[1, 2]

Female 1848 - 1909  (61 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Hoffman 
    Born 22 Jun 1848  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Rebecca Trapp 
    Residence 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    EA 
    Residence 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evang. Assoc. 
    Eby ID Number 00055-3812 
    Died Nov 1909 
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2103  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2022 

    Father Jacob Hoffman,   b. 18 Sep 1809, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1864, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Veronica Eby,   b. 8 Mar 1817, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1876, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Family ID F661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Jacob Hoffman,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Veronica,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F285163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Friedrich "Frederick" Trapp,   b. 1841, Willershausen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 22 Nov 1876  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. August Trapp,   d. Bef 1893
     2. Herman Trapp
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rebecca Hoffman, "was born June 22nd, 1849. On November 22nd, 1876, she was married to Frederick Trapp, a miller. They reside at Greenville, Ontario. They have had two sons, namely: August (dead), and Herman.


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 804.

    2. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11214-76.
      Frederick Traepp, 34, Widower, occ. Miller, b. Germany, res. Waterloo, son of Charles & Dorothea, Married Rebecca Hoffman, 27, b. Canada, res. Berlin, daughter of Jacob & Veronica, Witn: Isaac Hoffman & Frederick Bienbaum, Both of Berlin, 24 Oct 1876 at Berlin (Also 10978-76)

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 12.
      birth date differs from Ezra Eby's book.

    4. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 2 Page 8.

    5. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 69.

    6. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div. 3 Page 26.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jun 1848 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - EA - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evang. Assoc. - 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Nov 1876 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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