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

David Gingerich[1, 2, 3]

Male 1812 - 1862  (50 years)


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  • Name David Gingerich 
    Born 1812  , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1837  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number 00039-3154 
    Died 9 Dec 1862  [6
    Buried Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I5913  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2022 

    Father John E. Gingerich,   b. 12 Mar 1788, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1831, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Anna Hackman,   b. 6 Dec 1788, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1862  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F1804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Weber,   b. 8 Sep 1816, Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1857  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1837  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Catharine Gingerich,   b. Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John W. Gingrich,   b. 1837, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1916, Barryton, Mecosta, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. Eli Gingerich,   b. Abt 1839, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Nancy Gingerich,   b. 1841, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1895  (Age 54 years)
     5. Noah W. Gingrich,   b. 14 Nov 1842, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1914, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     6. Moses W. Gingrich,   b. 5 Nov 1845, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1912, Arran Township, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     7. Magdalena Gingerich,   b. 31 Mar 1847, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1922, Brutus, Emmet, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     8. Lydia Gingerich,   b. 31 Aug 1848, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Jesse Gingrich,   b. 17 May 1851, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1928, Southampton, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     10. Rebecca Gingerich,   b. 11 Sep 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1926  (Age 74 years)
     11. Susannah Gingerich,   b. 6 Jul 1855, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1941  (Age 85 years)
     12. Margaret Gingerich,   b. 23 Oct 1857, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1857  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F1808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • David Gingerich, "son of John and Anna (Hackman) Gingerich, was born in 1812. He was married to Lydia, daughter of John and Catharine (Gehman) Weber. They resided on the farm now possessed by Solomon Sheifley, south of Conestogo. They had a family of twelve 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..., 52.

    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..., 365.

    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..., 571.

    4. [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..., 690.

    5. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 16 Mar 1837:14.
      last Tuesday Benjamin Eby m. David Gingrich to Lydia Weber, daughter of Johann Weber, all of Woolwich Tp.

    6. [S64] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Martin's Mennonite CC#4521 Internet Link.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1812 - , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1837 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1837 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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