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

Daniel Wesley Beaver[1, 2]

Male 1864 - 1962  (97 years)


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  • Name Daniel Wesley Beaver 
    Born 11 Nov 1864  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Methodist Evang. 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer's Son 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Evangelical 
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00115-7245.3 
    Died 27 Jun 1962  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Buried 30 Jun 1962  Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Person ID I58851  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father Christian Beaver,   b. 14 Dec 1840, Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1901, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Victoria Souder,   b. 16 Oct 1842, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1926, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Jun 1863  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10
    Family ID F3148  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Janet Weir,   b. 12 Feb 1873, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1936  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
     1. Lilli Maud Beaver,   b. 1895,   d. 1978  (Age 83 years)
     2. Lorne W. Beaver,   b. 1897, Elkton, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 78 years)
     3. Lloyd Harry Beaver,   b. 1900,   d. 1956  (Age 56 years)
     4. Wesley Kitchener Beaver,   b. 15 Dec 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2004  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F15217  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Janet Weir,   b. 12 Feb 1873, Vaughan Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1936, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
     1. Lorne Weir Beaver,   b. 1897, Elkton, Huron, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1975, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F261870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Daniel Beaver

      HESPELER, Daniel Wesley Beaver, 97, of RR 1 Hespeler (Beaverdale), died today at the Coutts Pavilion, after three years of failing health. He was born in Beaverdale and was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Christian Beaver. He farmed all his life in the district, except for a few years spent in Michigan. Mr. Beaver, was also a former Waterloo Township assessor. His wife, the former Janet Weir, died in 1936. Surviving are two sons, Wesley and Lorne of Beaverdale; two daughters, Mrs. Leslie (Helen) Ball of Beaverdale and Mrs. Herbert (LiIli) Shiry of Preston; a brother, Maurice of Preston; a sister, Mrs. Caroline Watson of Chicago; 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. (one son and one daughter, predeceased him. The body will be at the Stager Nelson Funeral Home, from Thursday evening, until the funeral there at 2 p.m., Saturday, conducted by Rev. Merle Shantz, of 44 Wyndham Centre. Burial will be at Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Beaverdale.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 27 Jun 1962 pg 27

  • 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..., 489.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Lorne Beaver Born: Elkton Michigan U.S.A Age: 23 Father: Daniel Beaver Mother: Janet Weir Born: abt 1898 Spouse: Annie Chesterman Age: 22 born: Edmonton England Father: William Chesterman Chesterman Mother: Hockett Chesterman married 10 Feb 1921 married: Waterloo, Hespeler

    3. [S163] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Mennonite CC#6479 (formerly Waterloo Township).
      Beaver / Daniel W. Beaver / 1864-1962 / his wife / Janet Weir / 1873-1936

    4. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 17.

    5. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 2 Page 13.

    6. [S2575] Census - ON, Waterloo Township - 1891, Sect. 3 Page 20.

    7. [S2588] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Cemetery Internet Link.
      BEAVER/ Daniel W. BEAVER/ 1864-1962/ His wife/ Janet WEIR/ 1873-1936/[A] Janet Weir/ Beloved wife of/ Daniel BEAVER/ 1873-1936/

    8. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Christian Beaver Born: Puslinch Township Res: Puslinch Township Age: 23 Father: Peter Mother: Christina Johns Born: 1840 Spouse: Victoria Souder Age: 28 born: Waterloo Township Res: Waterloo Born: 1835 Father: William Mother: Maria Erb married 28 Jun 1863

    9. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 23 Jul 1863.
      June 28, 1863 Victoria Sauter of Waterloo and Christian Biber of Puslinch, by Rev. Wurster

    10. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate.
      Name:Christian Biber
      Age:23
      Birth Year:abt 1840
      Birth Place:Puslinch, Ontario
      Residence:Puslinch Township
      Marriage Date:28 Jun 1863
      Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Father:Peter
      Mother:Christina Johns
      Spouse:Victoria Santer

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1864 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist Evang. - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer's Son - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Evangelical - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jun 1962 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Jun 1962 - Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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