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

Magdelina "Maggie" Eby[1, 2]

Female 1851 - 1929  (77 years)


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  • Name Magdelina "Maggie" Eby 
    Born 19 Apr 1851  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Female 
    Name Magdelina "Maggie" Dunham 
    Religion 1861  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1880  Clifford, Minto Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Religion 1891  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Methodist 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Methodist 
    Religion 1921  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Methodist 
    Residence 1921  362 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Eby ID Number 00031-2766 
    Died 1929  [4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I32642  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father John Eby,   b. 7 Aug 1814, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1899, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Bricker,   b. 22 Sep 1819, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1837  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13, 14
    Family ID F3540  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martin Dunham,   b. 30 Jun 1855, East Gwillimbury, Simcoe Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1880  [1, 11, 15
    Children 
     1. Bertha Mabel Dunham,   b. 29 May 1881, Minto Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957  (Age 75 years)
     2. Martin Franklin "Frank" Dunham,   b. 9 Oct 1882, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ethel Dunham,   b. May 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Charlotte Edith Dunham,   b. 24 May 1886, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. John Herbert Dunham,   b. 21 Sep 1888, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1889, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F5329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1851 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Clifford, Minto Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1921 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - 362 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Magdalena Eby, "was born April 19th, 1851. She was married to Martin Dunham, June 10th, 1880. They reside on her father's old place, consisting of a few acres of land with dwelling, which Mr. Eby reserved when he disposed of his farm to the County Council. They have a family of four children, namely: Bertha Mabel, Franklin, Edith, and Herbert (dead)."


      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..., 612.

    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..., 332.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-5 Page 17.

    4. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Martin Dunham / 1855-1920 / Magdalena Eby / his wife / 1851-1929 at rest / Dunham

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 4 Pg 16.
      Magdelena EBY Birthplace: Canada F. Age 1 Mennonite b. 19-Apr

    6. [S229] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1871, Div 13, Page 4.

    7. [S123] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1861, Div. 1 Page 1.

    8. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div.. 20 Page 17.

    9. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 11823 (1880), Dunham-Eby.
      Martin Dunham, farmer of Minto, Birth Place: East Gwillimbury Age: 25 Estimated birth year: abt 1855 Father Name: Lewis Dunham Mother Name: Charlotte Dunham Spouse Name: Magdalena Eby, residence Clifford, Spouse's Age: 30 Spouse Birth Place: Berlin Waterloo Co Spouse Father Name: John Eby Spouse Mother Name: Rebecca Eby Marriage Date: 9 Jun 1880 Marriage Location: Wellington, Harriston

    10. [S2264] Census - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - 1921, Sub Dist. 27 Page 10.

    11. [S1592] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1891, Sec. 5 Page 37.

    12. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    13. [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..., 611.

    14. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 7 Nov 1837:47.
      5 Nov 1837 Rev Bindemann m. John Eby to Miss Rebecca Bruecker, both of Waterloo.

    15. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), June 17 1880.
      Martin Dunham of Harriston and Magdalena Eby of Berlin were married by Rev. Gundy. no date given