Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Daniel S. Eby

Daniel S. Eby[1, 2]

Male 1840 - 1867  (27 years)

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  • Name Daniel S. Eby 
    Born 3 Feb 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Laborer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1861  , USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1862  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Eby ID Number 00031-2428 
    Died 17 May 1867  near, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 6
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I21036  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Isaac Eby, Sr.,   b. 30 Jul 1808, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1874  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Veronica Shoemaker,   b. 2 Feb 1815, Frederick Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1831  [10, 11
    Family ID F1501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica Myers,   b. 30 Nov 1837, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1869, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1862  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 12, 13, 14
    Children 
     1. Theophilus Eby,   b. 4 May 1860,   d. 20 Nov 1861  (Age 1 years)
     2. Emma Zelena Eby,   b. 15 Aug 1860, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Effa Zilpha Eby,   b. Sep 1865, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1945  (Age ~ 79 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F5075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Daniel S. Eby
    Daniel S. Eby
    from Kitchener Public Library P2253

  • Notes 
    • Daniel Eby, "was born February 3rd, 1840. They resided on a farm near Macton, Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, Ontario. When ailing he moved on his father's place near Berlin, where he died May 17th, 1867. He was married to Frances Myers, March 18th, 1862. She died September 12th, 1869. They had a family of three children, namely: Emma Zalena is married to August Israel and had a family of one child which died in infancy. They own and occupy a farm at Strasburg, Ontario. Theophilus, died young. Effa Zilpha, married to Charles Meyer, a miller by trade, but now he is engaged in the grocery and bakery business. They have a family of several children, of whom two have died. They reside in Meaford, Ontario."


      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..., 556.

    2. [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..., 137.

    3. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 23.
      Daniel EBY Labourer Birthplace: Canada Age 12 Mennonite b. 3-Feb

    5. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 15 Feb 1840:46.
      3 Feb 1840 Mr. Isaak Eby of Waterloo Township was blessed with a son

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 May 1867.
      15 May 1867 in Waterloo Twp., son of Isaak, 27 yrs, 3 mths, 14 days.

    7. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div. 2 Page 10.

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Daniel Eby aged 22 res Waterloo born Waterloo son of Isaac and Veronica (Shoemaker) married 18 Mar 1862 to Frances Meyer aged 22 res Wilmot born Wilmot daughter of Michael and Marie (Shoemaker)

    9. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    10. [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..., 554.

    11. [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.

    12. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 28 Mar 1862.
      By the Rev. Mr. Bindeman at Greenbush, Berlin: "Eby - Meyer: 18th March: Daniel Eby, Bridgeport, to Frances Meyer, of Baden."

    13. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    14. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 27 Mar 1862.
      18 Mar 1862 By Rev. Bindemann, Daniel Eby of Bridgeport was married to Frances Meyer of Baden.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Feb 1840 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - , USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1862 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Mar 1862 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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