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

Elias A. Brubacher[1, 2]

Male 1871 - 1958  (86 years)


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  • Name Elias A. Brubacher 
    Born 18 Nov 1871  Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 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  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Woolen Mill Employee 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1897  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Manufacturer 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Manager 
    Occupation 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Manager, Woolen Mill 
    Residence 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Residence 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00018-1460.6 
    Died 26 Feb 1958  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Buried South Peel Mennonite Cemetery, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID I276  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 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 Magdalena Allgeier,   b. 28 Aug 1849, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Sep 1869  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F20174  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Weber,   b. 3 Jan 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1930  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1897  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Henry W. Brubacher,   b. 22 Apr 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1876
     2. Maryann Brubacher,   b. 17 Mar 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1983  (Age 82 years)
     3. Susanah W. Brubacher,   b. 24 May 1904, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1962  (Age 57 years)
     4. Lucinda Brubacher,   b. 23 Feb 1907, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1984  (Age 77 years)
     5. Amos W. Brubacher,   b. 30 Jul 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1972, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Lovina W. Brubacher,   b. 30 Nov 1913, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 2001, Tuckersmith Twp., Huron Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F20175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elias Brubacher - Elias A. Brubacher, a Wallenstein district farmer for 40 years died early Wednesdays February 26, at the K-W Hospital after a lingering illness. He was 85.

      Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Brubacher, Mr. Brubacher was born at Chicopee. He lived in the Baden district for 40 years before moving to the Wallenstein area.

      His wife predeceased him in 1930 and he is survived by two sons, Henry W. and Amos W., both of Wallenstein and four daughters, Mrs. Elias (Maryann) Weber, RR 4, Elmira; Mrs. Mannasseh (Susannah) Weber, RR 3, Wallenstein; Mrs. Amos (Lucinda) Frey, RR 1, Wallenstein; and Mrs. Menno (Lavina) Martin, Clinton. Thirty-one grandchildren and five sisters also survive.

      The funeral was conducted Friday at 9 o'clock at the residence, RR 3, Wallenstein. Service followed at the Peel Mennonite Meeting House. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery. The body rested at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlor until Thursday at 1 o'clock when removal was made to the residence.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 27 Feb 1958

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      Elias A. Brubacher

      Elias A. Brubacher, a former resident of Baden died at the Kitchener- Waterloo Hospital on Wednesday at the age of 86 years following a lengthy illness. The late Mr. Brubacher, who was born near Preston, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Brubacher, farmed in the Wallenstein district for the past 40 years, and previously resided in Baden, where he operated a woollen mill for a number of years. His wife predeceased him in 1930, and he is survived by two sons, Henry W. and Amos W. of Wallenstein; and four daughters, Mrs. Elias Weber, R. R. 4 Elmira; Mrs. Manasseh Weber, R.R. 3 Wallenstein; Mrs. Amos Fry,R.R.1 Wallenstein; and Mrs. Menno Martin, Clinton. The funeral will be conducted Friday forenoon at his residence, R.R.3 Wallenstein and service in the Peel Meeting House. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.

      New Hamburg Independent 28 Feb 1959

  • 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..., 361.

    2. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 14644-97.
      Elias Brubacher, 25, occ. Manufacturer, b. Waterloo twp., res. Wilmot twp., s/o Henry & Magdalena, married Susannah Weber, 22, b. Waterloo twp., res. same, d/o Henry & Mary Ann, witn: Henry Weber of Waterloo twp & Henry Brubacher of Wilmot twp., 26 Jan 1897 at Waterloo twp

    3. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-4 Page 2.

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

    5. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 17.

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

    7. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub Dist 8 Page 5.

    8. [S162] Cemetery - ON, Wellington, Peel - South Peel Mennonite Cemetery Internet Link.
      Zum Andenken An Elias A. Brubacher Geb. 18 Nov. 1871 Gest. 26 Feb. 1958 Alt. 86 Jah. 3 Mo. 8 T.

    9. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/106392230/elias-a.-brubacher.

    10. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Henry M. Brubaker (farmer of Woolwich) b. Township Woolwich Age: 31 born abt 1838 father: John Brubaker mother: Catharine Brubaker married Magdalena Algire Age:: 20 born abt 1849 b. Tp Woolwich father: George Algire mother: Magdalena Algire married 7 Sep 1869 Marriage Place: Waterloo Township

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1871 - Chicopee (Kitchener), 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 - Manufacturer - 1897 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jan 1897 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Manager - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Manager, Woolen Mill - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Feb 1958 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Peel Mennonite Cemetery, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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