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

Eli S. Martin[1]

Male 1857 - 1946  (89 years)


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  • Name Eli S. Martin 
    Born 11 Oct 1857  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer 
    Occupation 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farmer 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Retired 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Eby ID Number 00075-4302 
    Died 10 Nov 1946  [12
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I7470  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Rev. Peter M. Martin,   b. 30 Sep 1820, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1902  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Snyder,   b. 4 Dec 1822, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1916, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1843  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [13, 14, 15
    Family ID F1847  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna M. "Nancy" Bauman,   b. 22 Dec 1862, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 May 1933  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1 Feb 1881  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Daniel B. Martin,   b. 31 Oct 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1871, RR2, Drayton, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Leah B. Martin,   b. 6 Nov 1883, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1916  (Age 32 years)
     3. Mary Martin,   b. 11 Dec 1885, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1886, Near Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Susannah Martin,   b. 9 Mar 1887, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1945  (Age 58 years)
     5. Nancy B. Martin,   b. 6 Apr 1889, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1966, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Eli B. Martin,   b. 31 Oct 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1957  (Age 66 years)
     7. Henry Martin,   b. Oct 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. David B. Martin,   b. 25 Feb 1894, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1963, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Peter B. Martin,   b. 10 Dec 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1966, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     10. Lovina B. Martin,   b. 8 Oct 1899, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     11. Sarah B. Martin,   b. 2 May 1905, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1997, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F2257  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy M. Bauman,   b. 1862, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. David Martin,   b. 1895, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sarah Martin,   b. 1905, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F241578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Eli Martin, "was born October 11th, 1857. He is a farmer and resides on his father's old homestead. On February 1st, 1881, he was married to Nancy M. Baumann. She was born December 23rd, 1862. They have seven 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.].

  • 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..., 155.

    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..., 20.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-4 Page 6.

    4. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In/ memory of/ Eli S. Martin/ born/ Oct. 11,1857/ died/ Nov. 10, 1946/ aged/ 89 yrs. 30 ds. /

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11474-81.
      Eli MARTIN, 23, farmer, Woolwich, same, s/o Peter & Mary, married Nancy BOWMAN, 18, Waterloo twp., Woolwich, d/o David & Nancy, witn: Peter MARTIN & Enoch BOWMAN, both of Woolwich, 1 Feb 1881 at Woolwich (Mennonite)

    6. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 19.

    7. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 15 page 7.

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 3, Pg. 32.

    9. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 4 Page 44.

    10. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 15 Page 11.

    11. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Daniel Martin Born: 31 Oct 1881 County: Waterloo Father: Eli Martin Mother: Nancy Bowman

    12. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.

    13. [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..., 314.

    14. [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..., 19.

    15. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Minister of The Mennonist Society report 27.
      Peter Martin, of Woolwich, to Mary Shneider, of Waterloo. 17 Oct. 1843. Wit. Christian Shneider and Henry Martin.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Oct 1857 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Feb 1881 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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