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

Samuel S. Shupe[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1824 - 1889  (65 years)


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  • Name Samuel S. Shupe 
    Born 25 Oct 1824  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Wesley Methodist 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00113-7192 
    Died 7 Dec 1889  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 11
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I5588  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2024 

    Father Jacob Shupe,   b. Apr 1795, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Near, New Dundee, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Eva Scheirich,   b. 16 Nov 1799, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1841, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Family ID F1707  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy "Anna" Erb,   b. 6 Mar 1813, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1889, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 12 Feb 1844  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Shupe,   b. 29 Sep 1846, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1924, , Tuscola Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Catherine Shupe,   b. 4 Mar 1848, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Peter Shupe,   b. 12 Jan 1852, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1930, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2024 
    Family ID F1728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Samuel S. Shupe, "was born in Blenheim Township, Oxford County, October 25th, 1824. He was married to Nancy Erb who was born March 6th, 1813, and died July 6th, 1889. They resided near New Dundee, Ontario, until her death when he moved to Berlin where his daughter, Catharine, kept house for him till his death which took place December 7th, 1889. To them were born three 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. [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..., 481.

    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..., 652-653.

    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..., 230.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 11 Jul 1889.
      June 5, 1889 Mrs. Samuel S. Schupe died near New Dundee at age of 76 years.

    5. [S138] Cemetery - ON, Oxford, Blenheim - Blenheim Mennonite Internet Link Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery online.
      In / memory of/ Samuel S. Shupe/ died Mar 8, 1889/ aged 65 yrs 1 m / & 12 days/
      Death date on tombstone does not agree with death registration and the Eby Book. Age on the tombstone agrees with other sources.

    6. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 15.
      Samuel SHUPE Farmer Canada 28
      Nancy SHUPE Canada 29
      Elizabeth SHUPE Canada 6
      Catherine SHUPE Canada 4
      Peter SHUPE Canada 1

    7. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 16.

    8. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 5.

    9. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 2 Page 13.

    10. [S134] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1851, Div 2 Pg 15.

    11. [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..., 653.

    12. [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..., 652.

    13. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 23 Feb 1844 Pg: 8.
      ERB, Anna married 12 Feb 1844 To Samuel SCHUPP. minister Rev. Bayne, Galt

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Oct 1824 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Feb 1844 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1852 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wesley Methodist - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Dec 1889 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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