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

Joel Roi

Male 1851 - 1933  (82 years)


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  • Name Joel Roi 
    Born 18 Jun 1851  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Joel Roy 
    Occupation 1875  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Occupation 1887  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    labourer 
    Occupation 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer 
    Religion 1911  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-51855P 
    Died 9 Jul 1933  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: myocarditis and nephitis (4 years) & arterio slerosis (5 years) 
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I51855  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Louis Roy,   b. CALC 14 Oct 1825, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1906, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Erb,   b. CALC 29 Dec 1825, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1914, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Family ID F20303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leah E. Schwartzentruber,   b. 21 Nov 1854, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1930  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1875  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Louis Roy,   b. 8 Jan 1887, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1887, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F13385  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elmer Schwartzentruber (New Hamburg) was Joel's favourite and he has the family bible, however no information in it.] Apparently had one child, was stillborn or died very young.


      Helen Brenneman 2011

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 Page 11.

    2. [S504] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1911, Div. 11 page 10.

    3. [S713] Vit - ON - Death Registration, death certificate 33476 (1933), Joel Roy.
      Joel Roy, b. 18 Jun 1851 Ontario, d. 9 Jul 1933 Wilmot, s/o Lewis Roy (b. Switzerland) & Lina Erb (b. Ontario) cause: myocarditis and nephitis (4 years) & arterio slerosis (5 years)

    4. [S497] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - St. Agatha Mennonite CC#4569 Internet Link.
      Joel Roy/ born/ June 18, 1851/ died/ July 9, 1933/ aged 82 yrs./ 21 days/ at rest

    5. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 9431 (1875), Roy-Schwartzentruber.
      Joel Roy, farmer of Wilmot, Birth Place: Canada Age: 24 Estimated birth year: abt 1851 Father Name: Louis Roy Mother Name: Magdelena Roy Spouse Name: Leah Schwartzentruber, residence Wilmot, Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse Father Name: Christian Schwartzentruber Spouse Mother Name: Veronica Schwartzentruber Marriage Date: 30 Nov 1875 Marriage Location: Waterloo, Berlin

    6. [S655] Vit - ON - Birth Registration, birth certificate.
      Louis Roy Date of Birth: 8 Jan 1887 Wellesley Gender: Male Birth County: Waterloo Father's name: Joel Roy, labourer, Mother's name: Leah Schwartzentruher

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jun 1851 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1875 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Nov 1875 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - labourer - 1887 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 1901 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: myocarditis and nephitis (4 years) & arterio slerosis (5 years) - 9 Jul 1933 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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