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

Menno Lehman Weber[1]

Male 1860 - 1943  (83 years)


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  • Name Menno Lehman Weber 
    Born 29 Mar 1860  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Business St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    M. L. Weber 
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    Residence 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 1887  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Residence 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evangelical 
    Eby ID Number 00127-7966 
    Died 9 Apr 1943  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Chronic Myocarditis 
    Buried 11 Apr 1943  Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I350947  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Jacob Weber,   b. 24 Aug 1816, Dietrichhingen, Zweibruecken, Rhein Bayren, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1905, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Lehman,   b. 10 Jun 1816, Canton Seltz, Alsace, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1892, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1841  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F14079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret "Maggie" Doerbecker,   b. 8 Apr 1863, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years) 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Laura Weber,   b. 15 Sep 1885, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1925, Willoughby Twp, Welland Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F4790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Christina Doerbecker,   b. 25 May 1857, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1941, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1887  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 13
    Children 
     1. May Weber
     2. Lydia Weber
     3. Bella May Weber,   b. 13 Apr 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1972  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F251549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Menno L. Weber," was born March 29th, 1860. He was first married to Maggie Doerbecker and after her decease to Christina Doerbecker. He resides a little north of St. Jacobs where he is engaged in farming. His family consists of four children, namely: Maggie of first wife, and Bella, May and Lydia of second wife."

      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.].

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      MENNO L. WEBER Menno L. Weber, one of St. Jacobs' best-known citizens, died Friday morning, April 9th. He was 83. Mr. Weber retired several years ago after operating a flour, feed and coal business here for many years. Born near St. Jacobs, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Weber. He was the last surviving member of his family. His wife died in 1941. Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Ralph Brubacher, Kitchener, and 13 grandchildren. One grandchild Sgt.-Gunner Lloyd Ernst, has been missing overseas since last November. The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday at his late residence, followed by service in Calvary Evangelical Church. Interment was made in Calvary Evangelical Church cemetery. Rev. H. E. Roppel officiated.

      Kitchener Daily Record 9 Apr 1943 pg 19

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 24 Sep 1884.
      21 Sept 1885 Mrs. Menno Weber died in Woolwich at age of 22 years

    2. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 621.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-3 Page 5.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 1 Page 4.

    5. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 3.

    6. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 6.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Dist. 8 Page 75.

    8. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 9 Jun 1887.
      02 Jun 1887 Christina Dörbecker and Menno L. Weber, both of St. Jacobs, were married by Rev. G.F. Haist in St. Jacobs.

    9. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:Minno L Weber Gender:Male Age:83 Birth Date:29 Mar 1860 Birth Place:Woolwich Death Date:9 Apr 1943 Death Place:St Jacobs, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Jacob Weber Spouse:Christina Weber

    10. [S10] Book - Vol II 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..., 619.

    11. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev. Benjamin Eby, Mennonist Society.

    12. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 8 Jan 1841 Pg 2.
      1 Jan 1841 Pastor F W Bindemann m. Jacob WEBER to Elisabeth LEHMANN, both of Huron Street.

    13. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Menno L Weber Age:27 Birth Date:abt 1860 Birth Place:Woolwich Marriage Date:1 Jun 1887 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Jacob Weber Mother:Elizabeth Weber Spouse:Christina Doerbecker Spouse's Age:27 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1860 Spouse Birth Place:Woolwich Spouse Father:Valentine Doerbecker Spouse Mother:Barbara Doerbecker

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1860 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - M. L. Weber - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - 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 MapsResidence - 1887 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Jun 1887 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evangelical - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Arteriosclerosis - Chronic Myocarditis - 9 Apr 1943 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Apr 1943 - Calvary United Brethern Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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