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

William Eby[1]

Male 1887 - 1930  (42 years)


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  • Name William Eby 
    Born 5 Nov 1887  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Name Willie Eby  [2
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lutheran 
    Religion 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1916  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    butcher 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-353643 
    Died 18 Jan 1930  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cause: Cause: Complications from Fractured Leg 
    Buried 21 Jan 1930  Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I353643  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father William H. Eby,   b. 25 Nov 1862, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1936, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Susannah Gaeler,   b. 5 Jul 1865, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 13 Aug 1882  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 9, 10
    Family ID F5196  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Gerster,   b. 13 Mar 1889, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Sep 1907  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F252512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1887 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Sep 1907 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - butcher - 1916 - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Complications from Fractured Leg - 18 Jan 1930 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Jan 1930 - Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • 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..., 566.

    2. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) a-1 Page 2.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, A-1 pg 2.

    4. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers, William Eby - Attestation Papers.
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      Eby, William - Attestation papers pg 2.gif


    5. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:William Ely Date of Birth:5 Nov 1887 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:William Ely Sr Mother's name:Susannah Gosler

    6. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Waterloo Township, Sect. 1 Page 5.

    7. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name:William Eby Jr Gender:Male Age:42 Birth Date:abt 1888 Birth Place:Bridgeport, Ontario Death Date:18 Jan 1930 Death Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

    8. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      [Front] Frederick Gerster/ Died Oct. 15, 1920/ In His 72nd Year/ Until The Day Break/ And The Shadows Flee Away/ Mary Stahlbaum/ His Wife/ Died Feb. 19, 1926/ In Her 70th Year/ To Be With Christ/ Which Is Far Better/ Gerster./ [Right Side] William Eby Jr./ 1887 - 1930./ [Left Side] In/ Memory Of/ Henry F./ Son Of/ Frederick & Mary/ Gerster/ Died June 7, 1901/ In His 21st Year/ One Precious To Our Hearts Has Gone./ The Voice We Loved Is Stilled./ The Place Made Vacant In Our Home/ Can Never More Be Filled.

    9. [S18] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration index (needs checking to original registration).

    10. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:William H Eby Age:20 Birth Date:abt 1862 Birth Place:Bridgeport, Ontario Marriage Date:13 Aug 1882 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Abraham Eby Mother:Louise Hammalen Spouse:Susannah Gochler Spouse's Age:18 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1864 Spouse Birth Place:Lexington Waterloo Co Ont Spouse Father:Conrad Gochler Spouse Mother:Margareth Berk

    11. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Mary Gersty Age:18 Birth Year:abt 1889 Birth Place:Preston Marriage Date:21 Sep 1907 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Fred Gersty Mother:Mary Stallbaun Spouse:William Eley