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

Valentine Gerber[1]

Male 1853 - 1928  (75 years)


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  • Name Valentine Gerber 
    Born 23 Feb 1853  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1873  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Yeoman 
    Occupation 1878  Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    postmaster 
    Occupation 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-220809 
    Died 23 Sep 1928 
    Buried Lakeview Conservative Mennonite Cemetery, Blake, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I220809  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2021 

    Father Johannes "John" Gerber,   b. CALC 11 Apr 1809, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1889, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Veronica "Fannie" Oesch,   b. 8 Jul 1822, Bayern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1861  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 29 May 1842  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F30995  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catharina Kennel,   b. 4 Jan 1854, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1934, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1873  Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Magdalena "Mattie" Gerber,   b. 28 Oct 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1960  (Age 83 years)
     2. Rachel Gerber,   b. 2 Nov 1878, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1954  (Age 75 years)
     3. John K. Gerber,   b. 17 Sep 1880, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1940, near, Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     4. Moses K. Gerber,   b. 8 Mar 1886, , Holt County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1960  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F27712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012968-73.
      Valentine Gerber, 19, occ. Yeoman, b. Wilmot Twp, res. Wilmot Twp, son of John and Veronica married Catherine Kennel, 19, b. Wellesley Twp, res. Wellesley Twp, daughter of John and Magdalena,, witnessed by: Joseph Jantzi of Wellesley Twp, Joseph Gerber and Jacob Schweitzer both of Mornington Twp, 11 February 1873 in Mornington Twp [Reg'd in Wellesley]

    2. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 1.

    3. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 5 Page 33.

    4. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Pg. 117.

    5. [S655] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, 32209 (1878), Rachel Gerber.
      Rachel Gerber b. 2 Nov 1878 Wellesley, d/o Valentine Gerbert (post master of Crosshill) & Catherine Gerber

    6. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd John Oesch, Minister Of The Society Of German Mennonites, In The Township Of Wilmot #20.
      Johannes Gerber, Yeoman, To Veronica Oesch, Both Of Wilmot. 29 May 1842. Rev. Oesch. Wit. Christian Bossert And Michael Jantzi, Both Of Wilmot, Yeomen

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Feb 1853 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Yeoman - 1873 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Feb 1873 - Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - postmaster - 1878 - Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lakeview Conservative Mennonite Cemetery, Blake, Hay Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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