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

Martin Bauman[1]

Male 1768 - 1813  (44 years)


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  • Name Martin Bauman 
    Born 3 Oct 1768  Of, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/235870348 
    Eby ID Number 00002-94 
    Died 13 Feb 1813  Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Allegheny Mennonite Cemetery, Allegheny, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6850  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Jacob Bauman,   b. 1722, Of, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Veronica,   b. Abt 1722, Of, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1997  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magdalena Baer,   b. CALC 18 Sep 1775, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1851, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jonas Bauman,   b. 20 Sep 1792, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1852, Conestogo, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Susannah Bauman,   b. 6 Aug 1799, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1884, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Rachel Bauman,   b. 21 Apr 1801, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. Samuel B. Bauman,   b. 19 Feb 1803, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1866, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. Heinrich Baer "Henry" Bauman,   b. 10 Oct 1805, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1874, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     6. John B. Bowman,   b. 1 Mar 1808, Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1881, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Elizabeth Bauman,   b. 4 Jul 1810, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1882, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F2069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Martin Baumann, "was married to Magdalena Baer, lived and died in the Alleghany Valley, Berks County, Pennsylvania, one-half mile from his uncle, Christian Baumann."

      Martin Baumann, "the youngest son of Jacob Baumann, and grandson of Wendel Baumann, resided in the Alleghany Valley, Berks County, Pennsylvania, one-half mile from his uncle, Christian Baumann, was born October 3rd, 1768, and died February 13th, 1813, He was married to Magdalena Baer. Their family consisted of nine 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.].

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      BIRTH AND PARENTS
      Martin Bowman (also known as Bauman) was born in 1768 in Pennsylvania to Jacob Bowman and to Veronica (no maiden name known as of 2020). They were born about 1722 in Berks County where they gave birth to eight of their nine children. Their community was Pennsylvania Dutch.

      MARRIAGE AND FAMILY
      Martin married Magdalena Newcomer Baer in 1791 in Allegany, Pennsylvania. They had nine children during their marriage including a daughter, Susanna, who was named Susan in the Mennonite records.

      DEATH
      Martin Bowman died on February 13, 1813, in Pennsylvania at the age of 44. Since he lived in Cumru Township in 1800 according to the census, he may have died there.

      PROBATE
      He had his Will written for him on November 30, 1812. The will's text named him Martin Bauman. The Will was probated on March 2, 1813. The title page named him Martin Bowman.

      BURIAL
      In 2022 it was suspected that he was buried in the Allegheny Mennonite Cemetery.

      Gravesite Details

      History of Cemetery: It was originally named after the families that contributed the land: Bowman (Bauman) and Eshelman.

      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/235870348/martin-bowman

  • 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..., 146.

    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..., 171.

    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..., 75.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Oct 1768 - Of, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Feb 1813 - Alleghany Valley, Berks Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Allegheny Mennonite Cemetery, Allegheny, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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