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

Abraham Nahrgang[1, 2]

Male 1872 - 1942  (69 years)


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  • Name Abraham Nahrgang 
    Born 12 Mar 1872  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Male 
    Name Abram Nahrgang 
    Occupation 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1896  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Occupation 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Laborer - odd jobs 
    Religion 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00085-5037.4 
    Died 29 Jan 1942  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I4238  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father Isaac Nahrgang,   b. 9 Jun 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1901  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Catharine Bricker,   b. 3 Jan 1845, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1912, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 4 Jun 1867  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F1345  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Laura Waldie,   b. 1877, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1898  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1896  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F6823  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine Brenneman,   b. Nov 1875, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Children 
     1. Isaac Alexander Nahrgang,   b. 8 Dec 1902, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Abraham I. Nahrgang,   b. Jan 1906, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Percy J. Nahrgang,   b. Feb 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William W. Nahrgang,   b. Feb 1911, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F7632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Coxson,   b. Abt 1872,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F41897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • New Hamburg, Jan 30 - Abram Nahrgang, 69, died suddenly last evening at his home, Joseph Street. Deceased was born in Wilmot Township on March 12 1872, a son of Mr. And Mrs. Isaac Nahrgang. Ten years ago he lost his left arm in a threshing accident and has lived retired since. He was married three times. His first wife, Miss Coxson, died some years ago and he married Catherine Brenemen, who passed away three years ago. Surviving are his wife, the former Mrs Smith, four sons, Isaac of New Hamburg, Abram of Waterloo, Percy and William of Illinois, one brother, Urias of Haysville, ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral will be held Monday afternoon from the home at one o'clock to the Blenheim Mennonite Church fro services at 2: 30. Interment will be made in the adjoining cemetery. Rev. Moses Roth will officiate. Remains are at home.


      The Kitchener Daily News 30 Jan 1942

  • 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..., 140.

    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..., 321.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012606-96.
      Abram NAHRGANG, 23, farmer, Wilmot, Wilmot, s/o Isaac NAHRGANG & Catherine BRICKER married Laura WALDIE, 19, Blenheim, Blenheim, d/o John WALDIE & Mary BABCOCK, witn Isabella WALDIE & John WHITTRICK both of Blenheim, 29 January 1896 in New Hamburg.

    4. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 4 Page 34.

    5. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Abram Nahrgang/ 1872-1942/ Catherine Brenneman/ his wife/ 1876-1939/

    6. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 18;.

    7. [S350] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Daily Record 1919-1947, Obituary of Abram Nahrgang - 30 Jan 1942.

    8. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 36.

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register, Page 34, return 308: by Rev W.B. Rally, Presbyterian, with the United Church of England & Ireland.
      Isaac NAHRGANG, 23, Wilmot twp., New Hamburg, s/o Christopher & Maria, married Catherine BRICKER, 22, Wilmot twp., same, d/o Abraham & Catherine, witn: Christopher NAHRGANG of New Hamburg, 4 June 1867

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Jun 1867.
      04 Jun 1867 In New Hamburg by Rev. Rally, Isaak Nahrgang of New Hamburg was married to Catharine Bricker of Mannheim.

    11. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 13 Jun 1867.
      Married 4 Jun 1867 In New Hamburg by Rev. Rally, Isaak Nahrgang of New Hamburg was married to Catharine Bricker of Mannheim.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1872 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1896 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1896 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - odd jobs - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jan 1942 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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