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

Daniel K. Detweiler[1]

Male 1843 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Daniel K. Detweiler 
    Born 26 Apr 1843  Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1866  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1881  Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00029-2293 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Buried 6th Line Evangelical United Brethern Cemetery, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22818  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2024 

    Father Benjamin Detweiler,   b. 23 Nov 1813, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Kennedy,   b. 7 Jun 1820, , Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1900  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1837  [6, 7
    Family ID F5482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Schneider,   b. 2 Nov 1842, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Oct 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. John Henry Detweiler,   b. 1870, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. George Detweiler,   b. 9 Dec 1872, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1952  (Age 79 years)
     3. Jacob "Jake" Detweiler,   b. 1874, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elizabeth Sarah "Lizzie" Detweiler,   b. Jun 1878, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age ~ 79 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2024 
    Family ID F5486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daniel K. Detweiler," was born April 26th, 1843. He resides in the township of Wallace, Perth County, where he is engaged in farming. He is married to Elizabeth Schneider. To them are born four children, namely: VII John Henry, VII George, VII Jacob, and VII Eliza."


      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. [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..., 521.

    3. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Daniel Detweiler aged 24 res Woolwich born Canada son of Benjamin and Eliz. married 30 Oct 1866 to Elizabeth Schneider, aged 24 res Wellesley born Canada daughter of George and Elizabeth

    4. [S257] Census - ON, Perth, Wallace - 1881, Division 1 Page Number 29 Household Number 120.

    5. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div. 3 Page 6.

    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..., 519.

    7. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Section 3 Page 26.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Apr 1843 - Roseville, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1866 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Oct 1866 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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