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

Elias B. Bauman[1, 2]

Male 1809 - 1875  (66 years)


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  • Name Elias B. Bauman 
    Born 4 May 1809  , Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Emigration 1863  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Name Elias B. Bowman 
    Eby ID Number 00002-46 
    Died 21 Aug 1875  , Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Gaines United Brethern Cemetery, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6769  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Reverend Joseph O. Bauman,   b. 19 Jul 1766, , Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1849  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Baer,   b. 23 Jan 1772,   d. 29 Oct 1842  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F2021  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria "Mary" Clemens,   b. 12 Jul 1811, , Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1886, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1829  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Children 
     1. Joseph C. Bowman,   b. 12 Jan 1830, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1905, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Rev. Jacob C. Bowman,   b. 9 Jul 1832, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1872  (Age 39 years)
     3. Susannah Bowman,   b. 2 Mar 1834, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1874, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     4. Wendel C. Bowman,   b. 10 Dec 1835, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1902, , Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. Aaron C. Bowman,   b. 11 Aug 1837, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1885, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     6. Maria Bowman,   b. 8 Dec 1839, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1921, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     7. Leah Bauman,   b. 15 Oct 1841, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910  (Age 68 years)
     8. Isaac C. Bowman,   b. 4 May 1843, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1900, Saint John, Saint John Co., New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     9. Owen Bowman,   b. 16 Apr 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Elias C. Bowman,   b. 1 Jan 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Salome Bowman,   b. 4 Jan 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905  (Age 55 years)
     12. Catharine Bowman,   b. 26 Aug 1850, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1868, , Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     13. Nancy Bowman,   b. 25 May 1852, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1919, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     14. Simon Bowman,   b. 8 Feb 1854, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F2033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elias B. Baumann, "the seventh son of Joseph Baumann, was born May 4th, 1809, and died in Kent County, Michigan, August 21st, 1875. He was married to Polly Clemens."

      Elias Bowman, "(son of No. 34 and same as No. 46) the seventh son of Rev. Joseph and Maria (Bechtel) Baumann, was born in Berks County, Pennsylvania, May 28th, 1809. In 1816 he came to Canada with his parents who settled at Blair, in this County (See No. 34). In the year 1829 he was married to Polly, daughter of Jacob and Susannah (Dierstein) Clemens. She was born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, July 12, 1811, came to Canada with her parents in 1826, and died in Kent County, Michigan, May 28th, 1886. Soon after their marriage they moved on the farm now possessed by Simon Schiedel and Moses S. Cressman (each party possessing a part), near Breslau. Here they resided until March, 1863, when they sold their farm and moved to Kent County, Michigan, where he died August 21st, 1875. They have had a family of fourteen children, all born in the county of Waterloo"


      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. [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..., 130.

    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..., 423.

    3. [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..., 69.

    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..., 112.

    5. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851, Div 2 Pg 79.

    6. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 6 Page 42.

    7. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, Obituary of Maria Clemens Vol. XXIII, Number 13, July 1, 1886, page 205.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 May 1809 - , Berks Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1829 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1852 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 1863 - Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Aug 1875 - , Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gaines United Brethern Cemetery, Gaines Township, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
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