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

Susannah Janzen[1, 2]

Female 1848 - 1924  (75 years)


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  • Name Susannah Janzen 
    Born 26 Mar 1848  Of, Brutus, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Name Susannah Detweiler 
    Name Susannah Johnson 
    Eby ID Number 00029-2248.1 
    Died 18 Feb 1924  [3
    Buried Maple River Cemetery, Maple River, Emmet Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22639  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Family Christian Detweiler,   b. 31 Dec 1844, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1917, Near, Brutus, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1866  [3
    Children 
     1. Jorilla Detweiler
     2. Sarah Detweiler
     3. Susannah Detweiler
     4. Fannie Detweiler
     5. Leah Detweiler
     6. Aaron Detweiler
     7. William Detweiler
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F5444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Dettwiler. - Susanna Johnston was born March 26, 1848; died Feb. 18, 1924; aged 76 years. She was married to C. W. Dettwiler in 1866. They both united with the Mennonite Church when young. This union was blessed with eight girls and two boys, six of whom are still living. In early life they moved to Morgan Co., Mo., and afterwards moved to Kent Co., Mich. About forty years ago they moved to Emmet Co., Mich. Some time later Bro. Dettwiler was ordained to the ministry at Maple River Church, Bro. Henry Shaum officiating. Funeral at the Maple River Church, conducted by Clyde X. Kauffman. Text, Job. 19: 25. Burial in cemetery nearby


      The Gospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 49 - March 6, 1924 - pages 988,989

  • Sources 
    1. [S173] Ancestry.com.

    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..., 513.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 6, 1924 - Obituary of Susannah Johnston.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Mar 1848 - Of, Brutus, Emmet, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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