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

Hannah Eby[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1844 - 1899  (55 years)


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  • Name Hannah Eby 
    Born 12 Feb 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Gender Female 
    Name Hannah Detweiler 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1862  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00031-2463 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Hannah Eby 
    Died 21 Oct 1899  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 14
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 14
    Person ID I21159  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Abraham Eby,   b. 21 Nov 1823, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1885, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Lucy Hembling,   b. 9 Aug 1822, Ilketshall, Saint Andrew Parish, , Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1912, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 30 Apr 1843  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 15, 16, 17
    Family ID F5052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jonas B. Detweiler,   b. 28 Apr 1838, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1921  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1862  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10, 18, 19, 20, 21
    Children 
     1. Louisa Jane Detweiler,   b. 11 Feb 1863, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1893, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
     2. Lucy Ann Detweiler,   b. 1864, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1938, Batavia, Genesee, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Matilda Detweiler,   b. 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Adelaide Matilda Detweiler,   b. 9 Mar 1867, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Mary Etta Detweiler,   b. 8 Oct 1868, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922  (Age 53 years)
     6. Jane Detweiler,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Irwin Austin Detweiler,   b. 20 Sep 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1877  (Age 3 years)
     8. Hannah Eleanor Detweiler,   b. 28 Dec 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1877  (Age 0 years)
     9. Martha Magdalena Detweiler,   b. 1 Dec 1879, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1883  (Age 3 years)
     10. Harvey Raymond Detweiler,   b. CALC 6 Apr 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1885  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F4234  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Hannah Eby, "the eldest of the family, was born February 12th, 1844. She was married to Jonas B. Detweiler, a carpenter. They reside in Berlin and have had 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..., 565.

    2. [S173] Ancestry.com.

    3. [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..., 785.

    4. [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..., 514.

    5. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div 2, Page 55.

    6. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Division 1 Page Number 21 Household Number 87.

    7. [S476] Funeral Card - Eby, Hannah 1899.
      Deid at Berlin on Saturday, Oct. 21st, 1899. Hannah Eby beloved wife of Jonas B. Detwiler. Aged 55 Years, 8 Months and 9 Days. Funeral from the family residence. No. 19 Bingeman St., on Monday, October 23, 1899, at 1.30 p. m. to proceed to the New Mennonite Church for services, and thence to Bloomingdale cemetery. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation.

    8. [S466] Bible - Eby, Abraham.

    9. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 3 pg 141.

    10. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Jonas Dettweiler, 23, res. Waterloo Twp., b. Waterloo Twp. s/o Rudolph Dettweiler & Susan Bingemann, married 13 Apr 1862 to Hannah Eby 18, res. Waterloo Twp. b. Waterloo Twp. d/o Abraham Eby & Louisa Hamling.

    11. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 1 Page 21.

    12. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 6 Page 36.

    13. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 31.

    14. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      In/ Memory of/ Hannah Eby/ wife of/ J.B. Dettweiler/ Died Oct. 21, 1899/ Age 55 ys./ 8 mos. & 9 d./ A faithful wife, a mother dear/ A tender parent lieth here/ Great is the loss that we sustain/ But hope in heaven to meet again

    15. [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..., 564.

    16. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin - Minister of the Mennonist Society #27.
      Abraham Eby, To Louisa Hembling, Both Of Waterloo. 30 Apr. 1843. Rev. Eby. Wit. Jacob Shantz And Christian Eby

    17. [S16] Bible - Genealogical Information in the Bibles of the Waterloo Historical Society, Eby Bible owned originally by Menno Eby Jr. Berlin, 15 Mar 1885.
      Abraham Eby born November 21, 1823 at 6 a. m. under the sign of Gemini

    18. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jonas Detweiler aged 23 res Waterloo born Waterloo son of Rudolph and Susan (B __man) married 13 Apr 1862 to Hanah Eby, 18 res Waterloo born Waterloo daughter of Abram and Louisa (Hambling)

    19. [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..., 602.

    20. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 25 Apr 1862.
      by Rev Mr. Bindeman, at Greenbush, Berlin: "Dettweiler - Eby: 13th inst: Jonas Dettwiler, to Hannah Eby, of Waterloo Twp.,"

    21. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 24 Apr 1862.
      13 Apr 1862 By Rev. Bindemann, Jonas Dettweiler was married to Hannah Eby, both of Waterloo.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Feb 1844 - 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 - 1862 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Apr 1862 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Oct 1899 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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