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

Margaretha Barbara "Margaret" Detweiler[1, 2, 3]

Female 1814 - 1859  (44 years)


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  • Name Margaretha Barbara "Margaret" Detweiler 
    Born 28 Oct 1814  , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/203897990 
    Name Margaretha Barbara "Margaret" Biehn 
    Eby ID Number 00029-2102 
    Died 5 Jun 1859  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 7
    Buried Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Person ID I22833  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2024 

    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 Mary Gottwals,   b. 12 May 1790, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1816, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1813  [4
    Family ID F5466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moses Biehn,   b. 24 Jul 1809, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Biehn,   b. Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Biehn,   b. 29 Mar 1835, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1925, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Noah Biehn,   b. 3 Jan 1836, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1905, Fargo, Greenwood Twp. St. Clair, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Veronica "Fanny" Biehn,   b. 11 Apr 1838, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1911  (Age 73 years)
     5. Moses David Biehn,   b. 22 Aug 1840, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1918  (Age 77 years)
     6. Esther D. "Hettie" Biehn,   b. 8 Feb 1842, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1937, Westcott, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     7. Anna "Nancy" Biehn,   b. 17 Feb 1845, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1909, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Hannah Biehn,   b. 12 Sep 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1921, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. Magdalena Biehn,   b. 8 May 1849, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1862, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
     10. Samuel Biehn,   b. 25 Dec 1851, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     11. Aaron D. Biehn,   b. 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1895, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     12. Owen Bean,   b. 14 Jul 1856, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1941, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2024 
    Family ID F5489  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Margaret Detweiler," was born October 28th, 1814. She was married to Moses Biehn. They resided in Wilmot Township, a little north of New Dundee, where she died."

      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..., 262.

    2. [S173] Ancestry.com.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Hannah Biehn Born: Wilmot Age: 23 Father: Moses Biehn Mother: Rebecca Biehn Born: abt 1846 Spouse: George Ledermann Age: 23 born: Blenheim Father: Frederick Ledermann Mother: Elizabeth Ledermann married 30 Nov 1869 married: Waterloo, Preston

    4. [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.

    5. [S49] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - Latschaw Mennonite CC#4560 [now Mannheim Mennonite] Internet Link.
      In memory of / (Margretha) wife of / Moses / Bean / born Dettweiler / died 5 June 1859 / aged 44 years 7 months & 8 days

    6. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 1.

    7. [S3231] Find A Grave, Cemetery, M., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, M. (1814). Margretha Detweiler Bean (1814-1859) - Find A... Retrieved 9 April 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/203897990/margretha-bean.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Oct 1814 - , Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Jun 1859 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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