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

Ephraim S. Shoemaker

Male 1869 - 1933  (64 years)


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  • Name Ephraim S. Shoemaker 
    Born 7 Apr 1869  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1910  Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Eby ID Number 00112-7053 
    Died 7 Apr 1933  [5
    Buried North Woolwich Mennonite Meeting House Cemetery, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I4912  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father George D. Shoemaker,   b. 11 Feb 1834, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1910, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Snyder,   b. 1 Feb 1836, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Mar 1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica Wideman,   b. 15 Oct 1869, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1945  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1892  [1
    Children 
     1. Madelena Shoemaker,   b. 2 Oct 1894, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1985  (Age 91 years)
     2. Judith Shoemaker,   b. 15 May 1896, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1980  (Age 84 years)
     3. Alvin W. Shoemaker,   b. 17 Feb 1898, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1991  (Age 92 years)
     4. Sarah Shoemaker,   b. 19 Apr 1900, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1903  (Age 3 years)
     5. Elvina Shoemaker,   b. 26 Mar 1902, , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 2000, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     6. Amos Shoemaker,   b. 20 Oct 1903,   d. 17 May 1920  (Age 16 years)
     7. George W. Shoemaker,   b. 1906,   d. 1996  (Age 90 years)
     8. Menno W. Shoemaker,   b. 20 Mar 1908,   d. 10 Jul 1988  (Age 80 years)
     9. Susanna Shoemaker,   b. 17 Feb 1910,   d. 2 Jul 1997  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F1547  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ephraim Shoemaker, "was born April 7th, 1869. On November 29th, 1892, he was married to Veronica Wideman. They reside in Pilkington Township, Wellington County."


      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..., 459.

    2. [S263] Census - ON, Wellington, Pilkington - 1901, Pilkington J-2 Page 4.

    3. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 65.

    4. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 7.

    5. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, N., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, N. (1869). Ephraim Shoemaker (1869-1933) - Find A Grave.... Findagrave.com. Retrieved 25 April 2018, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/43920891.

    6. [S956] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Advertiser, "Woolwich Pioneer Dead," 6 Oct 1910.

    7. [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..., 458.

    8. [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..., 328.

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      George Shoemaker Res: Waterloo Twp. Occupation: Yeoman Magdalena Schneider Res: Waterloo Twp. married 15 Mar 1857 Waterloo Twp. by Banns Witnesses: Wilh. Bindemann & Louise Bindemann

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Apr 1869 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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