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

Samuel Witmer[1, 2]

Male Abt 1845 - Bef 1901  (~ 55 years)


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  • Name Samuel Witmer 
    Born Abt 1845  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00135-8309 
    Buried Bef 1891 
    Died Bef 1901  Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I3589  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Abraham Witmer,   b. CALC 27 Feb 1808, Of, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1859, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Mother Catharine Groh,   b. 25 Nov 1813, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ann Rife,   b. 25 Jul 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Lillie Witmer,   b. 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lillian Gertrude "Lily" Witmer,   b. 15 Jan 1873, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Ida Witmer,   b. 17 Sep 1874, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hubert Witmer,   b. 17 Sep 1876, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Zilpha Witmer,   b. 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Zilpha (?) Witmer,   b. 16 Feb 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Sarah Witmer,   b. 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Bessie Witmer,   b. 6 Nov 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F1169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Samuel Witmer, "was a carpenter by trade. He was married to Sarah Rife and resided in Hespeler where he died some time ago."


      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..., 732.

    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..., 183.

    3. [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..., 678.

    4. [S2208] Census - ON, Waterloo, Hespeler - 1891, Section 1 Page 26.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1845 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1901 - Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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