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

Moses Gingerich

Male 1882 - 1967  (85 years)


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  • Name Moses Gingerich 
    Born 31 May 1882  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/36453905 
    Residence 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Laborer Farm 
    Occupation 1910  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    laborer 
    Occupation 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Laborer, Farm 
    Residence 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-78445 
    Died 4 Sep 1967  [3, 5
    Buried Steinmann Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Person ID I78445  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Joseph Gingerich,   b. 1836, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1891  (Age < 54 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Lebold,   b. 5 Mar 1842, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1918, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1867  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F8910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magdalena Gerber,   b. 15 Dec 1885, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1955  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1909  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. Elmina Gingerich,   b. 24 Jun 1911, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1990, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. William G. Gingerich,   b. 3 Dec 1912, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1997, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Helena Gingerich,   b. 19 Feb 1914, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 2015, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     4. Joseph Gingerich,   b. 9 Jan 1916,   d. 4 Jun 1987  (Age 71 years)
     5. Ruth Gingerich,   b. 1918, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 2009, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F191393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Gingerich.- Moses, son of Joseph and Magdalene (Lebold) Gingerich, was born in Wilmot Twp Ont., May 31, 1882; died Sept. 4, 1967; aged 85 y. 3 m. 3 d. On Feb. 27, 1909, he was married to Magdalene Gerber, who died June 7, 1955. Surviving are 2 sons (William and Joseph) and 3 daughters (Elmina-Mrs. Noah Brenneman, Helena-Mrs Austin Zehr, and Ruth-Mrs. William Mayer). He was a member of Steinman's Church, where funeral services were held Sept. 7, with Emanuel Steinman, Albert Zehr, and Elmer Schwartzentruber officiating.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LX, Number 41 - October 17, 1967, pages 950, 951.

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-4 Page 23.

    2. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 19.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Moses Gingerich - October 17, 1967, pages 950, 951.

    4. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 63.

    5. [S3231] Find A Grave, Cemetery, S., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, S. (1882). Moses Gingerich (1882-1967) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 3 April 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/36453905/moses-gingerich.

    6. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 21749 (1910), Gingerich-Gerber.
      Moses Gingerich, 22, Laborer, of Wilmot Twp, Son of Joseph Gingerich & Lena Lebold Married Mattie Gerber, 24, of Wilmot Twp, daughter of Christian Gerber & Annie Reshley, Witn: Joe Erb of Wellesley Twp & Dan Brenneman of South Easthope, 27 February 1910 At The Wellesley Meeting House

    7. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Joseph Gingrich Birth Place: Wilmot RESIDENCE: Wilmot Age: 27 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840 Father Name: Jacob Gingrich Mother Name: Fanny Gingrich Spouse Name: Magdeline Lebold Spouse's Age: 24 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843 Spouse Birth Place: Wilmot Spouse Residence: Wilmot Spouse Father Name: Jacob Lebold Spouse Mother Name: Magdeliene Lebold Marriage Date: 14 Feb 1867 Marriage County: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 May 1882 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer Farm - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Feb 1909 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - laborer - 1910 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer, Farm - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Steinmann Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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