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

Ralph Eby

Male 1889 - 1975  (85 years)


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  • Name Ralph Eby 
    Born 29 Aug 1889  , St. Joseph Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number dnf-81726 
    Died 10 Jan 1975  Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I81726  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2022 

    Father Jacob B. Eby,   b. 16 Oct 1851, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1918  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Wenger,   b. 1856,   d. 28 Feb 1896, , Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1872  , Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F5139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Paulus,   b. Abt 1889, Of, Elkhart Co., Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F21312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Eby, Ralph, was born in St. Joseph Co., Ind., Aug. 29, 1889; died at Fountainview Place Nursing Home, Elkhart, Ind., Jan. 10, 1975; aged 85 y. In 1910, he was married to Ruth Palmer, who preceded him in death in Jan. 1958. In June 1959, he was married to Florence Hartranft, who died on Dec. 4, 1974. Surviving are 2 sons (Floyd and Carl), 2 stepdaughters (Helen - Mrs. Galen Cripe, and Mary Jane - Mrs. Forrest Yoder), one stepson (Jack Hartranft), 5 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 7 stepgrandchildren, and 3 stepgreat-grandchildren. He was a member of Olive Mennonite Church. Funeral services were held at Leinharts Funeral Home on Jan. 14, in charge of Ivan Weaver and Kent Borgaard; interment in Olive Cemetery

      Gospel Herald - Vol. 68, No. 8-- February 25, 1975 - p. 154

  • 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..., 540.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 7, 1918 - Obituary of Jacob Eby.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Aug 1889 - , St. Joseph Co., Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jan 1975 - Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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