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

Abraham Snider[1, 2]

Male 1882 - 1953  (70 years)


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  • Name Abraham Snider 
    Born 20 Dec 1882  Glenallan, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer Son 
    Eby ID Number 00106-6143.4 
    Died 31 May 1953  [4
    Buried Sharon Mennonite Cemetery, Near Guersey, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I21163  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Joshua S. Snider,   b. 17 Feb 1853, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1926, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Lydia Jane Clemens,   b. 22 Jan 1860, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1950, Centreville (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1879  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F4577  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Selina Gingerich,   b. 10 Jul 1889, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1970, Guernsey, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1918  [4
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F21317  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Dec 1882 - Glenallan, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Sharon Mennonite Cemetery, Near Guersey, Saskatchewan Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Snider, -- Abraham C., son of the late Joshua and Lydia Jane (Clemens) Snider, was born in Glen Allen, Peel Township, near Drayton, Ont., on Dec. 20, 1882, and passed away on May 31, 1953; aged 70 y. 5 m. 11 d. He was married to Selina Gingrich on Jan. 1, 1918. To this union were born 2 daughters (Doreen-Mrs. Kenneth Snider and Hazel-Mrs. Stuart Karn). Besides his widow and daughters he is survived by 4 grandchildren, 6 sisters and 3 brothers. Following his marriage he accepted Christ and united with the Sharon Mennonite Church near Guernsey, Sask., and remained a member until his death. Funeral services were in charge of Stanley D. Shantz and were held June 5, 1953, at the Sharon Church, with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XLVII , Number 27 - July 7, 1953---page 653, 654, 655

  • 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..., 314.

    2. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Cyrenius Snider - 10 Nov 1976, pg 21.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-6 Page 6.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, July 7, 1953 - Obituary of Abraham Snider.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, June 27, 1950 - Obituary of Lydia Jane Clemens.

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Lydia Clemmens Age:19 Birth Date:abt 1860 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date:9 Mar 1879 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father: Moses Clemmens Mother:Elizabeth Clemmens Spouse:Joshua Snyder Spouse's Age:26 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1853 Spouse Birth Place:Woolwich Spouse Father:Henry Snyder Spouse Mother:Maria Snyder