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

Tilman P. Bowman

Male 1871 - 1941  (69 years)


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  • Name Tilman P. Bowman 
    Born 19 Jun 1871  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00002-145 
    Died 29 Mar 1941  High River, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mt. View Mennonite Cemetery, Aldersyde, , Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7016  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Rev. Samuel S. Bowman,   b. 15 Jul 1834, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1924, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Ploch,   b. 1 May 1839, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1886, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1861  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F2112  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Velina Weber,   b. 11 Jun 1875, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1951, High River, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1894  [2, 10
    Children 
     1. Gordon Bowman,   b. 22 Nov 1896, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1926  (Age 29 years)
     2. Delton Weber Bowman,   b. 4 Jun 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1968, Matsqui, , British Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F21336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Tilman P. Bowman, "was born June 19th, 1871.


      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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      BOWMAN. - Tilman E.
      Bowman was born June 19, 1871; died at the High River hospital March 29, 1941, after a prolonged illness of a number of years. Bro. Bowman accepted Christ as his Saviour at the age of 23, united with the Mennonite Church to which he remained faithful until death. He was interested in the work of the Church, for a number of years holding the office of district mission board member in the Alberta-Saskatchewan Conference district. In 1894 he was married to Velina Weber of Kitchener, Ont. To this union were born 2 sons (Gordon and Delton) and 1 daughter (Nellie - Mrs. Lloyd Moyer), Gordon having preceded him in 1926. He leaves his bereaved wife, Delton and Nellie of Aldershyde, 1 sister (Mrs. J. K. Moss of Kitchener) and a number of relatives and friends. Funeral April 1 in the home conducted by Isaac Miller (Text, Psa. 90: 12), and in the church by Bro. O. O. Hershberger and Bro. Isaac Miller. Text, II Cor. 5: 1. Interment in the adjoining cemetery


      Gospel Herald - Vol. XXXIV, No 3 - April 17, 1941, page 63

  • 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..., 85.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 17, 1941 - Obituary of Tilman P. Bowman.

    3. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-5 Page 2.

    4. [S224] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1881, Div 3 Page 39.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Samuel S. Bowman b. Waterloo res: Waterloo Age: 27 born abt 1834 father: Benjamin mother: Susanna Beihle married Elizabeth Block Age:: 21 born abt 1840 b. Germany Spouse res: Waterloo father: John mother: Christena Werzel married 1 Dec 1861 county: Waterloo

    6. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Rev. Samuel S. Bowman - December 11, 1924.

    8. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 12 Dec 1861.
      Married 1 Dec 1861 Samuel S. Bowman was married to Elisabeth Bloch, both of Waterloo.

    9. [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 Dec 1861 Pg: 50.
      BLOCH, Elizabeth married 1 Dec 1861 To Samuel S. BOWMANN. Both of Waterloo Twp. minister F. W. Bindemann

    10. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, June 12, 1951 - Obituary of Velina Weber.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Jun 1871 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Mar 1941 - High River, , Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mt. View Mennonite Cemetery, Aldersyde, , Alberta Link to Google Earth
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