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

Elizabeth Detweiler[1]

Female 1833 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Elizabeth Detweiler 
    Born 14 Feb 1833  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Name Eliz 
    Name Elizabeth Bechtel 
    Religion 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonist 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00029-2227 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I22547  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Jacob Y. Detweiler,   b. 27 Mar 1789, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1875  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Esther Ziegler,   b. 15 Nov 1794, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1883, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1816  [6
    Family ID F5467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moses Bechtel,   b. 1831, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Nov 1852  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Abigail Bechtel,   b. 15 Oct 1853, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1877, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     2. Emanuel Bechtel,   b. 1854, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Samuel Bechtel,   b. 1857, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hannah Bechtel,   b. 1860, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ellen Bechtel,   b. 1862, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Nancy Bechtel,   b. 1865, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lizzie Bechtel,   b. 9 Apr 1867, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1867  (Age 0 years)
     8. Susannah Bechtel,   b. 1868, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Anthony Bechtel,   b. 22 Oct 1872, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F5431  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Detweiler," was born February 14th, 1833. She is married to Moses Bechtel. They reside at Caledonia, Kent County, Michigan, where he is farming. To them were born eight children, namely: VI Abigal (dead), VI Emanuel, VI Samuel, VI Hannah, VI Nancy, VI Susannah, VI Ellen, and VI Anson."


      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..., 216.

    2. [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..., 510.

    3. [S142] Census - Michigan - 1880, Thornapple, Barry, Michigan Film 1254570 Page 65D.

    4. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div 3 Pg 3.

    5. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 17.

    6. [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..., 506.

    7. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852.
      Moses Bechtel, Of Waterloo, To Elizabeth Dettweiller. Of N. Dumfries. 23 Nov. 1852, Galt. Rev. Strang minister of the Associate Presbyerian Church Galt. Wit. Abel Detweiler And Daniel Staufer.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Feb 1833 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Nov 1852 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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