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

Menno S. Nahrgang[1, 2]

Male 1867 - 1962  (95 years)


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  • Name Menno S. Nahrgang 
    Born 16 Mar 1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1909  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Residence 1911  Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00085-5033.6 
    Died 30 Jun 1962  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 10
    Buried Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I4191  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Rev. Joseph S. Nahrgang,   b. 26 Jul 1834, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1903, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Shantz,   b. 24 Aug 1834, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1917, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1857  [1, 11
    Family ID F1336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amelia B. Bergey,   b. 20 Sep 1873, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1936, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1909  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12
    Children 
     1. Nahrgang,   b. 1911,   d. 1911  (Age 0 years)
     2. Alice Alta Nahrgang,   b. 1 Feb 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 2011, Tavistock, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F22658  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Nahrgang, Menno S., son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nahrgang, was born near New Hamburg, Ont., March 16, 1867; died during his sleep at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Ont., June 30, 1962; aged 95 y. 3 m. 14 d. His wife, the former Amelia Bergey, died in 1936. Surviving are one daughter (Alice-Mrs. Lester Koch, New Hamburg), 2 foster sons (Alfred and Philip Richardson, Wellesley), and 16 grandchildren. He was a member of the Biehn Church, where funeral services were held July 4, in charge of Curtis Cressman and Irvin Cressman.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LV, Number 35 - September 4, 1962 - pages 790, 791

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 139.

    2. [S3108] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 020560-09.
      Menno S. Nahrgang, 42, occ. Farmer, res. of Wilmot, son of Joseph Nahrgang and Mary Shantz Married Amelia Bergey, 35, occ. Teacher, res. Of Wilmot, daughter of David Bergey and Louisa Bowman, Witn: Lauson Nahrgang of Berlin and Ida Bergey of New Dundee, 7 April 1909 in Wilmot

    3. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Division 4 Page Number 30 Household Number 125.

    4. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-1 Page 6.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 4, 1962 - Obituary of Menno S. Nahrgang.

    6. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881.

    7. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Wilmot Twp. 1911 Div. 8 Page 12.

    8. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 2 Page 6.

    9. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 1 Page 62.

    10. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/13879755/menno-nahrgang.

    11. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, Obituary of Joseph Nahrgang - March 12, 1903.

    12. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, May 7, 1936 - Obituary of Amelia Bergey.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Mar 1867 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1909 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Apr 1909 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jun 1962 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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