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

Israel Eby[1]

Male 1850 - 1903  (52 years)


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  • Name Israel Eby 
    Born 18 Sep 1850  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonist 
    Religion 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1874  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00031-2748 
    Died 27 May 1903  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Buried Lingelbach Cemetery, South Easthope Township, Perth, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I21949  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Moses Eby,   b. 23 Dec 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Maria "Mary" Miller,   b. 1824, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 86 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1846  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Family ID F263885  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Anna Witmer,   b. 13 Apr 1854, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1932  (Age 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Edna Eby,   b. 26 Jun 1880,   d. 18 Sep 1961  (Age 81 years)
     2. Irene Eby,   b. 1 Nov 1893,   d. 1941  (Age 47 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F5324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Sep 1850 - Waterloo 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 MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1874 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 May 1903 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lingelbach Cemetery, South Easthope Township, Perth, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Israel Eby, "was born September 18th, 1850. He is married to Mary Witmer, and is an inn-keeper at Shakespeare, Ontario. They have a family of three 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..., 608.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 9717-74.
      Israel EBY, 23, farmer, Waterloo twp., Blenheim, s/o Moses & Maria, married Maria Anna WITTMER, 20, Perth Co., Blenheim, d/o John & Barbara, witn: Alice & Elizabeth KAPPELE of Preston, 7 July 1874 at Preston

    3. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 6.

    4. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 41.

    5. [S2173] Find A Grave, Israel Eby (1850 - 1903) - Find A Grave Memorial. (2017). Findagrave.com. Retrieved 9 March 2017, from https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=12496430.

    6. [S2639] aaaWilmot Township 1861, Sect. 2 Page 10.

    7. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Huttner, Jacob Rev. - Minister of the Lutheran Evangelical Church in the Village of Preston #65.
      Moses Eby, Maria Muller both of Waterloo. 28 Apr. 1846