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

Jacob H. Hunsperger[1]

Male 1844 - 1917  (72 years)


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  • Name Jacob H. Hunsperger 
    Born 19 Sep 1844  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Name Jacob H. Honsberger 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00057-3869 
    Died 1 May 1917  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: paralysis (6 months) pnemonia 
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I2525  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father William Honsberger,   b. 1 Mar 1810, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1895, West Of New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Veronica Hallman,   b. 14 May 1814, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1894  (Age 79 years) 
    Family ID F801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Burkholder,   b. 29 Jun 1844, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1923  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Joel Hunsperger,   b. 13 Oct 1867, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1920, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     2. Fanny Hunsperger,   b. 23 Apr 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1870, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Solomon Hunsperger,   b. 12 Aug 1871, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Isaiah Hunsperger,   b. 18 Jul 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1954, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Samuel Hunsperger,   b. 7 Feb 1876, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952  (Age 75 years)
     6. Emeline Hunsperger,   b. 9 Dec 1878, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1943  (Age 64 years)
     7. Noah Hunsperger,   b. Abt 1880, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Laura Hunsperger,   b. 15 Mar 1888, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1988, Paris Cemetery, Paris, Brant Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
     9. Sylvester Hunsperger,   b. 25 Jun 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1844 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Dec 1866 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: paralysis (6 months) pnemonia - 1 May 1917 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Jacob Honsberger, "was born September 19th, 1844. He is a farmer and resides in Wilmot Township, five miles due west of New Dundee. His wife was a Miss Elizabeth Burkholder. To them were born six children".


      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..., 687.

    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..., 813.

    3. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-1 Page 12.

    4. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Jacob H. Hunsperger/ born Sep 19, 1844/ died May 1, 1917/ aged 72 yrs 7 m 11 d/ Elizabeth Burkholder/ beloved wife of Jacob Hunsperger/ born Jun 29, 1844 / died Nov 16, 1923

    5. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration, 32534-1917 Jacob Honsberger.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Elizabeth Burkholder Born: Blenheim Res: Blenheim Age: 22 Father: Samuel Burkholder Mother: Ellen Burkholder Born: 1844 Spouse: Jacob Hunsperger Age: 22 born: Wilmot Res: Wilmot Born: 1844 Father: William Hunsperger Mother: Veronica Hunsperger married 24 Dec 1866

    7. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 17.

    8. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 8 Page 3.