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

Christian W. Horst[1, 2]

Male 1840 - 1917  (76 years)


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  • Name Christian W. Horst 
    Born 17 Aug 1840  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Laborer 
    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 
    Eby ID Number 00058-3924 
    Died 13 May 1917  [4
    Buried Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I36  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Christian Horst,   b. 4 Jul 1803, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1879, East Of Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Eva M. Wanner,   b. 24 Sep 1809, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Christian Horst, "is unmarried and has his home with his sister, Lydia (Mrs. C. Rudy)."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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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      This is probably his burial in Martin's Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo, Ontario."Christian W./ Horst/ born/ Aug. 17, 1840/ died/ May 13, 1917/ aged/ 76 yrs. 8 mos./ 26 dys."

  • 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..., 821.

    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..., 557.

    3. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, div 3 pg 2.

    4. [S64] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Martin's Mennonite CC#4521 Internet Link.
      Christian W./ Horst/ born/ Aug. 17, 1840/ died/ May 13, 1917/ aged/ 76 yrs. 8 mos./ 26 dys."

    5. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div 1 Page 1 Family 2.
      Christian lived Eli & Rebecca Bowman as a servant in 1881.

    6. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 11.

    7. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 1 Page 2.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1840 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., 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 MapsBuried - - Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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