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

Jacob R. Bender

Male 1867 - 1952  (85 years)


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  • Name Jacob R. Bender 
    Born 28 Jul 1867  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1910  South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25479 
    Died 28 Sep 1952 
    Buried East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25479  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Bishop Jacob M. Bender,   b. 4 Jun 1842, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1914, South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Maria Ruby,   b. 10 Feb 1845, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1916, , Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F34319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica "Fannie" Schwartzentruber,   b. 16 Oct 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1962, Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1910  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F36905  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bender. --- John R., was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., July 28, 1867. In his youth he accepted Christ as his personal Saviour and remained a faithful member of the East Zorra A. M. Church. On Jan. 20, 1891, he was united in matrimony to Anna Zehr, who preceded him in death in 1943. He died at the home of his nephew on Sept. 28, 1952, aged 85 y. 2 m. Surviving are one brother (David R.), one sister (Mrs. Joel Swartzentruber), and a number of nephews and nieces. Two brothers and 7 sisters preceded him in death. Funeral services were held at the East Zorra A. M. Church in charge of Peter Nafziger and David Schwartzentruber, with burial in the adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XLVII , Number 2 - Jan. 13, 1953 ---- page 45, 46.

  • Sources 
    1. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 21796 (1910), Bender-Schwartzentruber.
      Jacob Bender, 35, Farmer, of South Easthope, Son of Jacob Bender & Maria Ruby Married Veronica Schwartzentruber, 28, of Wilmot, Spinster, daughter of Jacob Schwartzentruber & Lizzie Brennerman (?), Witn: Christian Gascho & Peter Schwartzentruber Both of Baden, 29 September 1910 In Wilmot.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jul 1867 - East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1910 - South Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1910 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Zorra Amish Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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