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

Casper Shirk

Male 1766 -


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  • Name Casper Shirk 
    Born 1766  Of, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00101-5656 
    Died Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I4542  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Joseph Schoerg,   b. Abt 1735, Of, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Barbara Kaufman,   b. Abt 1735, Of, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Mar 1761  [2
    Family ID F1375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Casper Shirk, "brother to old John and Joseph, was born in 1766. He came to Canada with his brother Joseph and settled in Markham Township, York County, where he died many years 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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [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..., 241.

    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..., 231.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - - Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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