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

Lydia Ann Snyder

Female 1865 - 1943  (77 years)


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  • Name Lydia Ann Snyder 
    Born 21 Nov 1865  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Lydia Ann Bedford 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Congregational 
    Eby ID Number 00106-6170 
    Died 1 Mar 1943  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery, Bloomingdale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I21719  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Benjamin S. Snyder,   b. 2 Oct 1835, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1911, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Lovina Vincent,   b. 19 Feb 1841, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 13 Apr 1862  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9, 10
    Family ID F5277  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William H. Bedford,   b. 21 Aug 1865, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1915, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1888  [1
    Children 
     1. Alcie W. Bedford,   b. 15 Jan 1875, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William H. Bedford,   b. Abt 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ethel Grainger Bedford,   b. 22 Aug 1889, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1924, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     4. Edith Grace Bedford,   b. 13 Aug 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Alice W. Bedford,   b. Jan 1893, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F5285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lydia Ann Snyder, "was born November 21st, 1865. On January 3rd, 1888, she was married to William H. Bedford."


      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..., 317.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-2 Page 2.

    3. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div 2, Page 43.

    4. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Waterloo N. Twp. 1881 Page 13.

    5. [S214] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1911, Division 2 (Bloomingdale) Page 2.

    6. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Section 1 page 39.

    7. [S226] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Bloomingdale Mennonite Cemetery CC#4581 Internet Link.
      At Rest/ William Bedford/ Died May 30 1915/ In His 50th Year/ Lydia Ann Snyder/ His Wife/ Died March 1 1943/ In Her 78th Year/ Bedford

    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..., 316.

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Benjamin S. Snyder aged 26 of Waterloo Twp. born Waterloo Twp. son of Christian Snyder and Magadlena Schantz married 13 Apr 1862 to Levina Vincent 21 of Waterloo Twp. daughter of John Vincent and Sarah Burkholder.

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Benjamin S. Snider, 26, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, son of Christian and Magdalene (Schantz), married 13 Apr 1862 Levina Vincent, 21, res. Waterloo, b. Waterloo, daughter of John and Sarah (Burkholder)

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Nov 1865 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Congregational - 1911 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Mar 1943 - 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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