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

Levi B. Brubacher[1]

Male 1884 - 1969  (85 years)


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  • Name Levi B. Brubacher 
    Born 16 Apr 1884  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter, Planing Factory 
    Residence 1911  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Residence 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00002-541.4 
    Died 16 Apr 1969  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Elmira Mennonite Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I8572  Generations
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2022 

    Father Moses B. Brubacher,   b. 21 Jan 1857, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1929  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Esther B. Bauman,   b. 13 Jun 1859, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Oct 1879  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F2512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Amanda Brubacher,   b. 12 Nov 1885, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1973, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 14 May 1911 
    Children 
     1. Brubacher,   d. 20 Sep 1912
     2. Susanna "Sue" Brubacher
     3. Heinrich Brubacher,   b. 24 Oct 1914, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1914, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Rebecca B. Brubacher,   b. 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1963  (Age 48 years)
     5. Sylvester Brubacher,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Elias Brubacher,   b. 25 Jul 1918, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1996, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Amos B. Brubacher,   b. 25 Jul 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F5920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Brubacher, Levi B., son of Mr. and Mrs. Moses Brubacher, was born in Woolwich Twp., April 16, 1884; died at the Elmira Nursing Home, Dec. 25, 1969; aged 85 y. 8 m. 9 d. On May 14, 1911, he was married to Amanda Brubacher, who survives. Also surviving are 5 children (Sylvester, Amos, Elias, Melinda, and Sue-Mrs. Norman Weber), 11 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and 2 brothers (Menno and Israel). He was a member of the Elmira Church, where funeral services were held Dec. 28, with Vernon Leis officiating; interment in the Elmira Mennonite Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LXIII, Number 20 - May 19, 1970, page 467, 468

  • 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..., 168.

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-7 Page 4.

    3. [S154] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Mennonite CC#4584 Internet Link.
      In/ loving memory of/ Levi Brubacher/ 1884-1969/ his wife/ Amanda Brubacher/ 1885-1973/ I know that my Redeemer liveth/

    4. [S176] Census - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - 1911, Div. 49 Pg. 16.

    5. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 6 Page 1.

    6. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub Dist 8 Page 6.

    7. [S3002] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 10764-79.
      Moses Brubacher, 22, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, b, occ. Farmer, s/o Jacob & Susanna Brubacher, married Esther Bauman, 20, b. Woolwich, res. Woolwich, s, d/o Levi & Magdalena Bauman, witn: Levi B. Bauman, Levi Bauman of Woolwich, on 12 October 1879, at Woolwich

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Apr 1884 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter, Planing Factory - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Apr 1969 - Elmira, 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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