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

John Bender

Male 1871 - 1954  (83 years)


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  • Name John Bender 
    Born 29 May 1871  , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-246738 
    Died 1 Jul 1954  [1
    Buried Fairview Cemetery, Listowel, Wallace Township, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I246738  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father George Martin Bender,   b. CA 1838,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Barbara Regina "Regina" Krotz,   b. CA 1838,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F60780  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Maria Biehn,   b. 14 Sep 1875, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1953, Brussels, Grey Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1897  Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Susan Regina Bender,   b. 7 Jan 1902, Wallace Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1987, Listowel, Wallace Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F60798  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The death of John Bender, Listowel, occurred at Listowel Memorial Hospital, Thursday, July 1, at the age of 83. A well-known farmer at Wallace Tp. for many years, Mr.Bender retired about 12 years ago and since then has been residing in Listowel. He was born in Germany, May 29,1871, a son of the late George Bender and Regina (Krotz) Bender and came to Canada with his parents at an early age. For many years he farmed in Wallace Tp. and in 1896 he married the former Hannah Biehn. He was a member of the Evangelical United Brethren.

      Listowel Banner obit, July 8, 1954

  • Sources 
    1. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137764004/john-bender.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 24 feb 1897 John Bender, 25, of Wallace Tp., born Germany,bachelor, farmer, son of Martin and Regina Bender, married Hannah Biehn,21, of Wallace Tp., born in Wallace, dau. of Christian and Mary Biehn,witnesses were Henry Seaburger of Wallace and Susanna B.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 May 1871 - , Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fairview Cemetery, Listowel, Wallace Township, Perth County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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