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

Elizabeth Bergey[1]

Female 1860 - 1946  (85 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Bergey 
    Born 6 May 1860  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Heckendorn 
    Residence 1861  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1871  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00004-898 
    Died 9 Feb 1946  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6966  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    Father Jacob Bergey,   b. 1 Sep 1818, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1904  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Eby,   b. 17 Jan 1824, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1911, Near, Mannheim, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1844  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F1515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Menno Heckendorn,   b. 13 Jul 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1921  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 8 Mar 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Ella Viola Heckedon,   b. 10 Mar 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929  (Age 34 years)
     2. Rev. Clayton Bergey Heckendorn,   b. 2 Dec 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1991  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F2096  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Bergey, "was born May 6th, 1860. She is married to Menno Heckedon, a farmer. They reside in Maryborough Township, Wellington County, near Moorefield P.O. They have one daughter"

      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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      Heckendorn.
      - Elizabeth, daughter of Jacob and Elizabeth Eby Bergey, was born in Mannheim, Ont., May 6, 1860; passed away at the K.-W. Hospital after a lengthy illness, Feb. 9, 1946; aged 85 y. 9 m. 3 d. She was united in marriage to Menno Heckendorn, who passed away twenty-five years ago. She was a member of the Mennonite Church and was known for her faithfulness and steadfastness of character and her abiding interest in the things of God. Surviving are one son (Clayton B., Zurich, Ont.), 4 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and 2 brothers (Jacob, Hillside Beach, Man.; and Aaron, Detroit, Mich.). She was predeceased by her only daughter (Ella) sixteen years ago. Funeral services were held at the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, in charge of C. F. Derstine, assisted by Emerson Hallman. Theme: Life's Brevity a Powerful Challenge. Ps. 90.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXVIII, No . 48 - March 1, 1946, pages 942, 943.

  • 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..., 784.

    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..., 236.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011852-91.
      011852-91 (Waterloo Co.) Menno HECKEDORN, 44, farmer, Waterloo Twp, Marybourgh Twp, widower, s/o Jacob HECKEDORN & Polly nee MILLER married Elizabeth BERGEY, 31, Wilmot Twp, Wilmot Twp, d/o Jacob BERGEY & Elizabeth EBY, witn: John HUNKEL of Waterloo & David BERGEY of Wilmot, 8 March 1891
      in Wilmot Twp

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, March 1, 1946 - Elizabeth Bergey.

    5. [S140] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1881, Div. 2 Page 15.

    6. [S190] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1871, Div. 2 Page 45.

    7. [S844] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1861, Sect. 8 Page 47.

    8. [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..., 583.

    9. [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..., 235.

    10. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Bindemann, Frederick Rev. - Minister of the German Evangelical Protestant Lutheran Church at Greenbush #32.
      Jacob Berge, Wagonmaker, of Waterloo, to Elisabeth Eby, of Wilmot. Wit. Isaac Schantz, J'r, Farmer and Jacob Sneyder, Farmer, both of Waterloo.

    11. [S244] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Deutsche Canadier (1841-1865) - Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages Announced in the Deutsche Canadier, Berlin, Canada West. originally indexed by Simone Nieuwolt and Sylvie Kuppek..organised by Rosemary Ambrose, 12 Apr 1844 Pg 15.
      BERGE, Jacob married 11 Apr 1844 To Elisabeth EBY, dau. Moses Eby, Wilmot. minister Benjamin Eby

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1860 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1871 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Mar 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Feb 1946 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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