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

Dilman M. Brubacher[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1855 - 1900  (44 years)


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  • Name Dilman M. Brubacher 
    Born 27 Aug 1855  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00018-1403 
    Died 1900  [10, 11
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Person ID I54508  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John E. Brubacher,   b. 9 Aug 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1902, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Musselman,   b. 16 Dec 1827, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1877, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1846  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Family ID F197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Cressman,   b. 1 Jun 1860, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1934  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1880  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 14
    Children 
     1. Magdalena Brubacher,   b. 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881  (Age 0 years)
     2. Irvin Brubacher,   b. 1882, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1883  (Age 1 years)
     3. Adina Brubacher,   b. 2 Dec 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1907, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     4. Henrietta Brubacher,   b. 15 May 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1979  (Age 93 years)
     5. Ida Brubacher,   b. 10 Apr 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1987, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     6. Stanley C. Brubacher,   b. 24 Dec 1892, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1986, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     7. Shannon Brubacher,   b. 30 May 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F14080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Aug 1855 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Sep 1880 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - 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 MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Tilman Brubacher, "was born August 27th, 1855. He is married to Louisa Cressman. They reside two miles west of St. Jacobs where he is engaged in farming. To them are born six children".


      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. [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..., 348.

    2. [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..., 480.

    3. [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..., 689.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 12 Jan 1893.
      24 Dec 1892 The wife of Tilman Brubacher, near St. Jacobs, a son.

    5. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Brubacher / Dilman M Brubacher / Aug.27, 1855-Sept.21, 1900 / Louisa Cressman, his wife / June 1, 1860-July 6, 1934 / Magdalena, dau. / 1881-1881 / Ervin, son / 1882-1883 / Adina, dau. / 1883-1906 / "Blessed and holy is he that hath part / in the first resurrection" Rev.20.6 / (Burial Card: Alvina Brubacher, July 14, 1917) A. Adina B. Magdalena C. Ervin

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11358-80.
      Dilman BRUBACHER, 25, farmer, Waterloo Twp, same, s/o John & Magdalena BRUBACHER, married Louise CRESSMAN, 20, Waterloo Twp, same, d/o Henry & Sarah DRESSMAN, witn: Peter M. EBY & Benj. BRUBACHER, both of Waterloo Twp, 22 Sept 1880 at Waterloo Twp, (Mennonite)

    7. [S1943] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1861, Waterloo Township 1861 Div. 13 Page 90.

    8. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 3 Page 11.

    9. [S2222] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township (North) - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 5.

    10. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    11. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 2, 1934 - Obituary of Louisa Cressman.

    12. [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..., 121.

    13. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Eby, Benjamin Rev. - Minister of the Mennonist Society, Berlin #64.
      John E. Brubacher, of Waterloo, to Magdalena Musselman, of Woolwich. 3 Feb. 1846. Wit. David Musselman and John Brubacher.

    14. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Sep. 30 1880.
      Dilman Brubacher and Louisa Cressmann, both of Waterloo township, were married by Bishop Elias Weber. Sep, 22 1880