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

Joseph Fischer Eby[1]

Male 1844 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Joseph Fischer Eby 
    Born 23 Mar 1844  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Clerk 
    Religion 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1874  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    merchant 
    Eby ID Number 00031-2686 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I21762  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John W. Eby,   b. 6 Nov 1803, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1891, Port Elgin, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Philippina Fischer,   b. 14 Mar 1811, , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1894, Listowel, Wallace Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 22 Jan 1839  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F2226  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emily Jane McMurtry,   b. 1848, Bowmanville, Darlington Twp., Durham Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 Oct 1871  Bowmanville, Darlington Twp., Durham Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 6
    Children 
     1. Perry Eby,   b. Abt 1872, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Hugh Douglas Eby,   b. 7 Mar 1874, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Nora Christine Eby,   b. 15 Nov 1875, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Clara Eby,   b. Abt 1877, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Eby,   b. 7 Jul 1879, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F5291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Joseph F. Eby, "was born in the town of Berlin, Ontario, March 23rd, 1844. After being clerk in Berlin for some years, he went to Toronto. where he, with Blain & Co., is doing a large wholesale business in tea, coffee, spices, etc. He is married to Emeline McMurtry, and has a family of four 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..., 599.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      Census states 23 Feb.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Joseph F Eby Born: Waterloo Age: 27 Father: J W Eby Mother: P Eby Born: abt 1844 Spouse: Emily J McMurtry Age: 22 born: Bowmanville Father: Wm McMurtry Mother: Jane McMurtry married 5 Oct 1871

    4. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div. 1 Page 3.

    5. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861.

    6. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 19 Oct 1871.
      05 Oct 1871 By Rev. Riekie, Toronto, Joseph F. Eby of Toronto was married to Emily McMurty of Bowmanville.

    7. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 26484-1874 Hugh Douglas Eby.

    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..., 596.

    9. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 2 Feb 1839:7.
      22 Jan 1839 In Buffalo, John Eby, son of Georg Eby, m. Spr Phillipine Fisher, both of Waterloo, Upper Canada.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Mar 1844 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Clerk - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Oct 1871 - Bowmanville, Darlington Twp., Durham Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1874 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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