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

Margaret Wykoff Knickerbocker

Female 1819 - 1860  (40 years)


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  • Name Margaret Wykoff Knickerbocker 
    Born 9 Oct 1819  , USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Margaret Wykoff Shoemaker 
    Name Mary Knickerbocker 
    Residence 1840  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number 00112-7025.1 
    Died 18 Mar 1860  Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I4835  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Knickerbocker,   b. Abt 1780, of, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F18808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Shantz Shoemaker,   b. 7 Jan 1820, Frederick Twp., Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1892, Three Rivers, St. Joseph, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1 Aug 1841  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Wiliam Henry Shoemaker,   b. 1842, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Shoemaker,   b. 18 Jul 1842, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1849  (Age 7 years)
     3. Sgt. John Henry Shoemaker,   b. 28 Jul 1843, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1917, Lawrence, Van Buren, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     4. David Cameron Shoemaker,   b. 13 Jan 1845, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Barnabas Garret Shoemaker,   b. 29 Jun 1846, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Johnson Adam Shoemaker,   b. 24 Dec 1847, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Amelia Shoemaker,   b. 18 Nov 1849, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Margaret Amanda Shoemaker,   b. 20 May 1852, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1853, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     9. Georgiana E. Shoemaker,   b. 22 Jan 1854, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1854, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Charles P. Shoemaker,   b. 5 May 1855, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Emma N. Shoemaker,   b. 23 May 1857, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Margaret W. Shoemaker,   b. 18 Mar 1860, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F1506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Shoemaker: At Bridgeport, on the 18th instant; Margaret Wykoff, the beloved wife of D. S. Shoemaker, Esq., Registrar, County of Waterloo, aged 40 years and 5 months. Deceased leaves a large family and a numerous circle of friends to mourn her sudden death. The funeral took place on Wednesday last and was one of the largest ever witnessed in the County, evidencing the deep sympathy which exists for the bereaved husband.


      Berlin Telegraph 23 mar 1860

  • 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..., 452.

    2. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 3 Pg 31.

    3. [S20] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Telegraph (title varies: Berlin Telegraph, Berlin Daily Telegraph) (1853-1922), 23 Mar 1860.

    4. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852.
      Marriages By Rev'd F. W. Bindemann, Minister Of The German Evangelical Protestant Church
      Daniel L. Shoemaker, Storekeeper, To Margareth Knikerbocker, Both Of Waterloo. Wit. John U. Tyson, Storekeeper, And Levy Clemens, Yeom. , Both Of Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Oct 1819 - , USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1840 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Aug 1841 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1860 - Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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