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

John "Jack" Manser[1, 2]

Male 1866 -


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  • Name John "Jack" Manser 
    Born 14 Sep 1866  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1899  Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-57500 
    Died Cause: heart attack 
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I57500  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2022 

    Father Johnathan "John" Manser,   b. 22 Mar 1834, Tunbridge Wells, , Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1906, Prince, , Algoma District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Agnes McCracken,   b. CALC 29 Jul 1836, Maybole, , Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1917, Prince, , Algoma District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1854  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F26285  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susannah Myers,   b. 8 Mar 1878, Wilmot Centre, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1941  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1899  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. James Alexander Manser,   b. 31 Aug 1898, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1957  (Age 59 years)
     2. Edward Stanley Manser,   b. 4 Jul 1900, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1963, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     3. Sarah Agnes Manser,   b. 28 Jun 1907, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1996  (Age 89 years)
     4. Irene Isabelle Manser,   b. 30 Dec 1908, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. Albert Manser,   b. 1911, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1955, Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     6. Lloyd Lorne Manser,   b. 19 Dec 1913, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1960, Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     7. Beatrice Florence Manser,   b. 4 Jan 1919, Crosshill, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1919, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F14828  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jack was very deaf and it is apparent that he seems to have passed this on to some of his descendants, his son Edward and grandchildren Elizabeth and Robert and great grand children has hearing problems.

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Edward Stanley Manser Born: 4 Jul 1900 County: Waterloo Father: Jno Manser Mother: Susanna Meyers

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edward Stanley Manser - 1963.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John Manser Born: Canada Age: 23 Born: abt 1876 Father: Johnathan Manser Mother: Agnes McCracken Spouse: Susanna Meyer Age: 21 Born: abt 1878 born: Canada Father: Hesekiah Meyer Mother: Sarah Bluck married 6 Sep 1899 married: Waterloo, Berlin

    4. [S113] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1881, Division 3 Page 1.

    5. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Jonathan Manser, yeoman of Wellesley married 23 Mar 1854 in Berlin by license to Agnes McCracken of Wellesley wit: George Manser of Wellesley and Janus Butchart of Berlin

    6. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Irene Manser
      Gender:Female
      Birth Date:30 Dec 1908
      Birth Place: Crosshill, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Father:John Manser
      Mother:Susanah Meyers
      Married: 6 Sep 1899 Berlin

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Sep 1866 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1899 - Crosshill, Wellesley 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
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1899 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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