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

Magdalena Groff[1, 2]

Female 1851 - 1939  (87 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Groff 
    Born 18 Nov 1851  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Female 
    Name Lena Groff 
    Name Magdalena Snider 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00044-3353 
    Died 18 Mar 1939  Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried Roseland Cemetery, Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I4086  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2021 

    Father Andrew H. Groff, Jr.,   b. 26 Jul 1825, Near, Galt, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1905  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary W. Bauman,   b. 22 Sep 1830, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1901, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 30 May 1848  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 11, 12
    Family ID F1304  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tilman B. Snider,   b. 9 Dec 1850, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1937, Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10
    Children 
     1. Artista Snider,   b. 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Martha Snider,   b. 27 Apr 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Magdalena Snider,   b. 27 Feb 1875,   d. 27 Feb 1875  (Age 0 years)
     4. Joseph E. Snider,   b. 27 Feb 1876,   d. 27 Dec 1876  (Age 0 years)
     5. Minerva Snider,   b. 23 Dec 1878, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Ella Edna Snider,   b. 20 Jul 1880, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lauretta Schneider,   b. CALC 20 Apr 1883, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1885, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
     8. Alta Berten Snider,   b. 19 Apr 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1948, Colfax, Whitman, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     9. Mabel Stella Snider,   b. 9 Aug 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Elmer Nile Snider,   b. 1889,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Magdalena Groff, "was born November 18th, 1851. She is married to Tilman B. Snider, a farmer and stock raiser. They reside at Sanborn, Iowa, and have a family of six children"

      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..., 274.

    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..., 161.

    3. [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..., 724.

    4. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 3 Pg 119.

    5. [S2] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Church of the New Jerusalem (Swedenborgian).
      Bridegroom Name: Tillman Snyder Age: 21 Res: Waterloo Place of Birth: Waterloo Tp. Names of Parents: Elias & Hannah Snyder Bride: Name: Magdalena Groff Age: 19 Res: Waterloo Tp. Place of Birth: Waterloo Names of Parents: Andrew & Maria Groff Witness(S): Name: Henry Groff Res: Waterloo Name: Jacob Snyder Res: Waterloo Date of Marriage: Oct. 24, 1871

    6. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 3 Page 22.

    7. [S1943] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1861, Div. 9 Page 74.

    8. [S168] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 17.

    9. [S118] News - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo - Waterloo Chronicle, Obituary of Magdalena Groff - Snider - Mar 31 1939 pg 3.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Nov 1871.
      Oct. 24, 1871 Dilman Schneider of German Mill and Lena Groff of Waterloo, by Rev. Tuerk

    11. [S12] Vit - ON, Gore - Gore District Marriage Register - Waterloo Entries, Revd Strang Presbyterian, Waterloo, Dumfries, Blenheim (pg. 117 - 119).
      Andrew Groff, of Dumfries, married Mary Bauman, of Waterloo. 30 May 1848, by banns, Witnesses: Isaac Groff and Fredrick Guggissberg.

    12. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Section 3 Page 17.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1851 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Oct 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1939 - Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roseland Cemetery, Sanborn, O'Brien, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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