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

Amanda Histand[1, 2]

Female 1862 - 1886  (24 years)


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  • Name Amanda Histand 
    Born 12 Mar 1862  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Amanda Cressman 
    Eby ID Number 00054-3749 
    Died 23 Nov 1886  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I3069  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father John B. Histand,   b. 19 May 1839, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1911, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Leah Martin,   b. 30 Jan 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1911  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 21 May 1861 
    Family ID F980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abraham Cressman,   b. 12 Aug 1860, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1928, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1883  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Nettie May Cressman,   b. 17 Feb 1885, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Clarence Cressman,   b. 1903, , Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1980, Paisley, Elderslie Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Amanda Histand, "was born March 12th, 1862. She was married to Abram Cressman, a farmer. They resided in Blenheim Township, near Washington P.O., where she died November 23rd, 1886, leaving one child named. Nettie May."


      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..., 794.

    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..., 498.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 12403-83.
      Abram CRESSMAN, 23, farmer, Blenheim, same, s/o John CRESSMAN & Mary SHANTZ, married Amanda HISTAND, 21, Blenheim, same, d/o John HISTAND & Leah MARTIN, witn: Mrs. John THOMSON & Margaret MORTON, both of Ayr, 9 Oct 1883 at Ayr

    4. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Abram Cressman born Aug 12, 1860 died Dec 28, 1928 Miranda Histand born Mar 12, 1862 died Nov 23, 1886 Judith Shantz born Mar 31, 1867 died Feb 25, 1965

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1862 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Oct 1883 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 1886 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., 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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