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

Magdalena Leis[1]

Female 1848 - 1919  (70 years)


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  • Name Magdalena Leis 
    Born 30 Aug 1848  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Magdalena Jantzi 
    Name Mattie Leis 
    Residence 1861  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lot 14 Con. 1 (Wellesley) Wellesley Township 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1881  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Amish Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-51358 
    Died 2 Jul 1919  [8
    Buried Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I51358  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Father Joseph Leis,   b. 9 Feb 1817, , Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1896, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Catherina "Catherine" Kennel,   b. 15 Jul 1825, , Alsace Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1903, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1844  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9, 10
    Family ID F18030  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peter B. Jantzi,   b. 16 Jun 1844, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1916  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1873  Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Michael L. Jantzi,   b. 3 Jun 1878, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1949  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F13277  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012971-73.
      Peter Jantzi, 28, occ. Yeoman, b. Wilmot Twp, res. Wilmot Twp, son of Michael and Maria married Magdalena Leis, 24, b. Wellesley Twp, res. Wellesley Twp, daughter of Joseph and Catherine, witnessed by: Christian Streicher of Wellesley Twp, Jacob L. Lichty and Michael Kennel both of Wilmot Twp, 8 April 1873 in Mornington Twp [Reg'd in Waterloo Co]

    2. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 Page 1.

    3. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 4 Page 38.

    4. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 2.

    5. [S269] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 2.

    6. [S2534] aaaWellesley Township 1871, Section 4 Page 2.

    7. [S855] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1861, Sect. 16 Page 103.

    8. [S533] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Internet Link.
      Magdalena Leis/ beloved wife of/ Peter B Jantzi/ born Aug.30,1848/ died July 2, 1919/ aged 70 years/ 10 mon & 3 days

    9. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, August 1, 1896 - Obituary of Joseph Leis.

    10. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd John Oesch, Wilmot report 37.
      Joseph Leiss, to Catharine Kennel, both of Wilmot. 1 Mar. 1844. Rev. Oesch. Wit. John Gerber and John Yantzy.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Aug 1848 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lot 14 Con. 1 (Wellesley) Wellesley Township - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Apr 1873 - Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1881 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Amish Mennonite - 1911 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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