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

Henry B. Otterbein[1, 2]

Male 1866 - 1897  (31 years)


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  • Name Henry B. Otterbein 
    Born 1866  [3
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00002-486.10 
    Died 1897  [4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I8390  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Henry W. Otterbein,   b. 10 Jun 1836, Willofs, , Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth D. Bauman,   b. 24 Jul 1826, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Sep 1858  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F2466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Shoemaker,   b. 11 Mar 1866, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1932  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1892  [1
    Children 
     1. Luella Otterbein,   b. 13 Mar 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1903  (Age 8 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F1599  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Henry B. Otterbein, "was married in 1892, to Nancy Shoemaker. They reside near Berlin, and have a family of one child named Luella."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 157.

    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..., 469.

    3. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Otterbein / Henry Otterbein / 1866-1897 / Nancy Shoemaker / his wife / 1866-1932 / Luella, dau. 1894-1903

    4. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.

    5. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Henry Otterbein, 22, res. Waterloo, b. Woloffs Grand Dutchy of Hessia, son of Henry and Mary (Steinacker), married 12 Sept 1858 Elizabeth Bauman, 32, res. Waterloo, b. Lancaster PA, daughter of David and Mary (Biehtel)