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

Simeon G. Gingrich[1]

Male 1871 - 1949  (77 years)


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  • Name Simeon G. Gingrich 
    Born 19 Dec 1871  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Name Simon Gingerich 
    Occupation 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Laborer 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00039-3184 
    Died 30 May 1949  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5973  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Rev. Joseph Gingerich,   b. 31 Mar 1842, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Good,   b. 13 Jun 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Mar 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F1829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Rudy,   b. 6 Mar 1880, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 May 1938 
    Children 
     1. Eloise Hannah Gingrich
     2. Clement R. Gingrich,   b. 21 Jan 1906,   d. 17 Mar 1973  (Age 67 years)
     3. Winston R. Gingrich,   b. 23 Dec 1907,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Hope Gingrich,   b. 14 Sep 1912,   d. 21 Sep 1998  (Age 86 years)
     5. Reynard Walter Gingrich,   b. 12 Feb 1922, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F9662  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Simeon Gingerich, "was born December 19th, 1871. He is unmarried and resides at Christian Brubacher's, near Berlin."


      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.].

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      Gingrich - Simon, son of the late Joseph Gingrich, was born Dec. 19, 1871, in Elmira, Ont.; died at the Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital in Ontario after a lingering sickness, May 30, 1949; aged 77 y. 5 m. 11 d. On May 13, 1938, he was married to Hannah Rudy in Waterloo. He was a faithful member of the Mennonite Church. Surviving are his wife, 3 sons (Clement, Regina, Ont.; Winston, Galt, Ont.; Reynard, Toronto, Ont.), 2 daughters (Hope - Mrs. Henry Bowman and Eloise - Mrs. Wilton Near, both of Waterloo, Ont.), one brother (Solomon, Elvira, Ont.). 2 sisters (Mrs. Annie Cressman, New Hamburg, Ont.; Mrs. Levi Bowman, Elmira, Ont.), and 6 grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted by Burton Weber and J. B. Martin at the Erb Street Mennonite Church, Waterloo.

      Gospel Herald - Volume XLII, Number 30 - July 26, 1949 - page 734, 735

  • Sources 
    1. [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..., 707.

    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..., 694.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 57.

    4. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 20.

    5. [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..., 693.

    6. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Joseph Gingerich Birth Place: Woolwich Township RESIDENCE: Waterloo Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842 Father Name: John Mother Name: Anne Spouse Name: Elizabeth Good Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841 Spouse Birth Place: Woolwich Township Spouse Residence: Woolwich Township Spouse Father Name: Daniel Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Marriage Date: 29 Mar 1864 Marriage County: Waterloo

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Dec 1871 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Laborer - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 May 1949 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Erb Street Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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