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

Leah Bear

Female 1821 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Leah Bear 
    Born 21 Mar 1821  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Leah Ellenbaum 
    Eby ID Number 00003-630 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I22502  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 

    Father Rev. Martin Bear,   b. 1774, , York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catharine Gingrich,   b. CA 1782, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1849, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Family ID F1776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel Ellenbaum,   b. 1818, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1982, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 164 years) 
    Children 
     1. Nancy Ellenbaum,   b. 1841, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Minerva Ellenbaum,   b. 1845, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Leah Ellenbaum,   b. 22 Feb 1853, Brantford, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Rachel Ellenbaum,   b. 1856,   d. 1936  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F5365  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Leah Bear, "was born May 21st, 1821. She was married to Samuel Ellenbaum. They resided in Michigan where he died. They had a family of several children, and the mother is having her home with one of her sons."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 190.

  • Event Map
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