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

Israel A. Brubacher[1]

Male 1866 - 1939  (72 years)


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  • Name Israel A. Brubacher 
    Born 18 Apr 1866  Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Woolen Mill Employee 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Grocer 
    Occupation 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Merchant, Grocery 
    Residence 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00018-1456.1 
    Died 15 Apr 1939  [3
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I260  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Father Heinrich M. "Henry" Brubacher,   b. 8 Jul 1838, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1911  (Age < 72 years) 
    Mother Margaretha Allgeier,   b. 1839, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1868, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1865  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10, 11
    Family ID F91  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Brubacher,   b. 1 Jun 1872, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1941  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1893  [1
    Children 
     1. Private Albert B. Brubacher,   b. 30 Apr 1894, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     2. Norman B. Brubacher,   b. 5 Feb 1896, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1961, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Alvin Brubacher,   b. 31 Oct 1897, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Clara Brubacher,   b. 9 Oct 1899, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1981, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     5. Ida Brubacher,   b. 15 Sep 1901, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1901  (Age 0 years)
     6. Katie Brubacher,   b. Oct 1902, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Israel Brubacher,   b. 20 Jul 1904, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1911  (Age 6 years)
     8. Noah B. Brubacher,   b. 10 Apr 1906, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1988, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     9. Clarence Brubacher,   b. 14 Sep 1909, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1997, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F89  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Israel A. Brubacher, "was born in Hawksville, Ontario, April 18th, 1866. He was married to Barbara, daughter of David and Catharine (Beeshy) Brubacher, April 9th, 1893. She was born on June 30th, 1872. They reside in Baden where he is engaged in the woollen mills. They have one son named Albert, born April 30th, 1894."


      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..., 359 &360.

    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..., 360.

    3. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In/ memory of/ Israel A./ Brubacher/ April 18,1866/ April 15,1939/ aged 73 years/ Blessed are the/ dead which die in the Lord/ Rev.14;13/

    4. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B Page 11.

    5. [S161] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1901, Elmira (Village) B. Page 11.

    6. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 2 Page 26.

    7. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 67.

    8. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 49 Pg. 21.

    9. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 29.

    10. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Henry M. Brubacher b. Woolwich Township res: Woolwich Township Age: 27 born abt 1838 father: John W. mother: Catherine Brubacher married Margaret Allgeir Age:: 25 born abt 1840 b. Germany Spouse res: Woolwich Township father: George Michl mother: Magdaline married 23 Jul 1865 county: Waterloo

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 27 Jul 1865.
      23 Jul 1865 By Rev. Kaessmann, Heinrich M. Brubacher was married to Margaretha Allgeier, both of Woolwich.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Apr 1866 - Hawkesville, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Woolen Mill Employee - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - 1901 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant, Grocery - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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