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

Esther Martin[1]

Female 1831 - 1901  (70 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Esther Martin 
    Born 17 Feb 1831  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Esther Strome 
    Residence 1855  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Protestant 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    E. Methodist 
    Eby ID Number 00075-4341 
    Died 9 Apr 1901 
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I624  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Christian Martin,   b. 16 Oct 1797, Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1863, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Esther Stauffer,   b. 7 Feb 1796,   d. 21 Oct 1851  (Age 55 years) 
    Family ID F404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abraham Rosenberger Strome,   b. 21 Mar 1833, New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 May 1855  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 9
    Children 
     1. Jeremiah M. Strome,   b. 27 Feb 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1894, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     2. Menno M. Strome,   b. 3 Aug 1857, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Almeda Strome,   b. 10 Jun 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1860  (Age 0 years)
     4. Mary Ann Strome,   b. 13 Jan 1861, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1861  (Age 0 years)
     5. Clara Melissa Strohm,   b. 6 Mar 1862, Pilkington Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1888, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     6. Merritt Strome,   b. 8 Apr 1862, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1862  (Age 0 years)
     7. Christian Strome,   b. 3 Dec 1864, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1864  (Age 0 years)
     8. Lydia Ann Strome,   b. 28 Feb 1873, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1873  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Esther Martin, "was born May 29th, 1831. On May 15th, 1855, she was married to Abram R. Strohm."


      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..., 529.

    2. [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..., 27.

    3. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Division 2 Page Number 44 Household Number 198.

    4. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 3 Pg 4.
      Chistian C. MARTIN Farmer Pennsylvania USA Mennonist 55 Hiram MARTIN Carpenter Canada Mennonist 23 Esther MARTIN Canada Mennonist 18 Menno MARTIN Canada Mennonist 16 Conrad MILLER Tailor Germany Lutheran 50 Maria MILLER Germany Lutheran 34 John MILLER Canada Lutheran 4

    5. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-4 Page 3.

    6. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 44.

    7. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 32.

    8. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 4 Page 34.

    9. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Abraham Strohm, joiner of Woolwich married 15 May 1855 in Berlin by banns to Esther Martin of Woolwich, wit: Christ. Rosenberger of Dumfries & David Strohm of Blenheim?

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Feb 1831 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1855 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 May 1855 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Protestant - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - E. Methodist - 1871 - Woolwich 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 Earth