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

John George Wegenast[1, 2]

Male 1858 - 1928  (69 years)


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  • Name John George Wegenast 
    Born 12 Oct 1858  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name George Wegenast 
    Religion 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    United Brethren 
    Occupation 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Store Clerk 
    Occupation 1887  Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    merchant 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-58982 
    Died 11 Jun 1928  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I58982  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father John George "George" Wegenast,   b. 2 Jan 1825, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1859, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Mary Millar,   b. 23 Nov 1824, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1892, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1849  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F15295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cora Atkinson,   b. 1864, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Sep 1884  Drumbo, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Mabel Clare Wegenast,   b. 3 Jan 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1886, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Viola Belle Wegenast,   b. 25 Jun 1887, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1887, Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F15294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Oct 1858 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Brethren - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Store Clerk - 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - merchant - 1887 - Plattsville, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jun 1928 - Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S175] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - New Dundee Union CC#4561 Cemetery Internet Link.
      Mabel Clare/ Dau'r of/ J.G. & Cora/ Wegenast/ died/ Sep. 4, 1888/ Aged 3 M & 1 day/ Viola Belle/ Dau'r of/ J.G. & Cora/ Wegenast/ died/ May 25, 1887/ aged 5 hours./ We loved these tender little ones/ And would have wished them stay,/ But let our Father's will be done/ They shine in endless day

    2. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 16 Sep 1886.
      Sept. 3, 1886 Mabel Clare Wegenast, only child of J. G. Wegenast, Waterloo, died in New Dundee at age of 3 months and 1 day.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      John George Waganast Born: Canada (New Dundee) Age: 25 Father: John George Waganast Mother: Mary Molley Waganast Born: abt 1859 Spouse: Cora Atkinson Age: 19 born: Canada Father: James Atkinson Mother: Mary Malloy married 24 Sep 1884 married: Oxford, Drumbo

    4. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 3 Page 1.

    5. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 1 Page 52.

    6. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Biola Belle Wegenast Born: 25 Jun 1887 County: Oxford Father: John Geo Wegenast (Merchant, Plattsville) Mother: Cora Atkinson.

    7. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      George WAGENAST Res: Wilmot 24 Occupation: Cabinet Maker Mary MILLAR Res: Wilmot 23 married 10 Apr 1849 Waterloo, Greenbush by License Witnesses: Ernst Hagedorn, farmer & William Brauer, farmer, Waterloo