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

Jacob M. Heckendorn[1, 2]

Male 1839 - Bef 1901  (< 61 years)


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  • Name Jacob M. Heckendorn 
    Born 1 Mar 1839  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farm Laborer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1868  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00050-3702 
    Died Bef 1901 
    Person ID I25729  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Jacob Heckendorn,   b. 2 Jun 1803, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1892, Several Miles West Of Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Maria Miller,   b. 6 Jun 1806, , Cumberland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1867, Several Miles West Of Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Family ID F727  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Mary "Mary" Sanborn,   b. 23 Aug 1843, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1920, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 7 Jul 1868  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 9
    Children 
     1. Jesse Heckendorn
     2. Daniel Heckendorn
     3. Edith Heckendorn
     4. Sarah Jane Heckendorn,   b. 1870, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1910  (Age 40 years)
     5. Jesse Heckendorn,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Josiah Heckendorn,   b. 1871, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ezra Heckendorn,   b. Sep 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Lucinda Heckendorn,   b. 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Mary Ann Heckendorn,   b. 13 Jan 1877, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     10. Daniel Heckendorn,   b. 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. William Henry Heckendorn,   b. 22 Aug 1880, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Emma Heckendorn,   b. May 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1951  (Age ~ 65 years)
     13. Clara Heckendorn,   b. 25 Jun 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1953, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     14. Ida Heckendorn,   b. 1887, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. Edith M. Hagedorn,   b. 30 Oct 1889, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F5069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jacob Heckedon, "is married to Mary Sanborne and resides in Upper Woolwich where he is engaged in farming. To them are born a number of children but names were not received"


      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..., 784.

    2. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Mary Heckendorn - Aug 9 1961 pg 5.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 56.

    5. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Division 2 Page Number 56 Household Number 257.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Jacob M. Heckedorn Birth Place: Waterloo Township RESIDENCE: Waterloo Township Age: 28 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840 Father Name: Christian Heckedorn Mother Name: Polly Muller Spouse Name: Chary Sanburn Spouse's Age: 26 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842 Spouse Birth Place: Waterloo Township Spouse Residence: Waterloo Township Spouse Father Name: William Sanburn Spouse Mother Name: Elisabeth Kuhner Marriage Date: 7 Jul 1868 Marriage County: Waterloo

    7. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 4 Page 19.

    8. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 21.

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 7 Jun 1868.
      June 7, 1868 Anna Mary Sanburn and Jacob M. Heckedorn, both of Waterloo Tp., by Rev. Kaessmann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Mar 1839 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1868 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jul 1868 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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