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

Peter E. Eby[1, 2, 3]

Male 1836 - 1909  (72 years)


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  • Name Peter E. Eby 
    Born 26 May 1836  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonist 
    Residence 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Eby ID Number 00031-2640 
    Died 15 May 1909  Southampton, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I21661  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Peter Eby,   b. 3 Jun 1800, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1883  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Erb,   b. 22 Sep 1806, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1899  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 24 Mar 1824  [3, 8, 9
    Family ID F1022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharine Fry,   b. 1839, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Apr 1860  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 10, 11
    Children 
     1. Susannah Eby,   b. 16 Feb 1861, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1936  (Age 75 years)
     2. Christina Eby,   b. 15 Aug 1863, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Magdalena Eby,   b. 4 Oct 1866,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hannah Eby,   b. 27 Sep 1869, , Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Catharine Eby,   b. 20 Jan 1872, , Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Hiram Eby,   b. 18 Dec 1874, Amabel Township, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Isaiah Eby,   b. 14 Oct 1877, , Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ezra E. Eby,   b. 17 Sep 1880, Amabel Township, Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1881  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Peter E. Eby, "was born May 26th, 1836. He is married to Catharine Frey and resides at Port Elgin, Ontario, where he is engaged as a carpenter. They have a family of eight 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..., 593.

    2. [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..., 322.

    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..., 635.

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

    5. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 19.

    6. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate Peter Eby, 15 May 1909; citing Southampton, Bruce, Ontario, yr 1909 cn 9451.

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Peter E. E. Eby aged 23 res Woolwich born Woolwich son of Peter and Magdalena (Erb) married 24 Apr 1860 to Catherine Frey aged 20 res Wellesley born Germany daughter of John and Catherine (Snyder)

    8. [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..., 588.

    9. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Dist. 8 Page 74.

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

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 03 May 1860.
      24 Apr 1860 By Rev. F.W. Bindemann, Peter E. Eby of Woolwich was married to Catharina Frey of Wellesley.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1836 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Apr 1860 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 May 1909 - Southampton, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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