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

Enoch G. Horst

Male 1876 - 1959  (82 years)


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  • Name Enoch G. Horst 
    Born 12 Jan 1876  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1898  Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farm Laborer 
    Eby ID Number 00058-3920 
    Died 1959  [4
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I8633  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Isaac W. Horst,   b. 23 Dec 1834, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1916, Akron, Tuscola, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Good,   b. 18 Feb 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1900  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1859  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F2592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ann Gremm,   b. 30 Oct 1872, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1948, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1898  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Children 
     1. Salome Horst,   b. 20 Aug 1899, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1950, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Adah Horst,   b. 18 Feb 1902, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Laura Gremm Horst,   b. 19 Sep 1904, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Lorne Horst,   b. 1909,   d. 13 Apr 2001, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F6526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Enoch Horst, "was born January 12th, 1876. He is engaged with Abram Schwartz, a farmer near Preston."


      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..., 821.

    2. [S132] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1901, Waterloo C-2 Page 4.

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, #014771-1898.
      #014771-1898 (Waterloo Co.): Enoch G. HORST, 22, farmer, Woolwich, Bloomingdale, s/o Isaac W. & Elizabeth, married Sarah A GREMM, 26, spinster, Waterloo, same, d/o Conrad & Catherine; wit Henry GREMM, Salerma HORST, Waterloo Tp. 23 Nov 1898 at Waterloo Tp

    4. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Horst / mother / Annie Gremm / 1872-1948 / father / Enoch Horst / 1876-1959

    5. [S2545] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Township North 1891, Waterloo Township, Sect. 1 Page 9.

    6. [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..., 704.

    7. [S6] Church Records - ON, Waterloo - Bindeman, F. W. - Card Index Kitchener Public Library.
      Isaac Horst, aged 25 res. Woolwich Twp. born Dumfries Twp. son of Christ. Horst and Eva Wanner to Elizabeth Good aged 19 res Woolwich born Woolwich daughter of Benj. Good and Barbara Berge married 2 Jan 1859

    8. [S14] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berlin Chronicle (1856-1860), 25 Jan 1859.
      2 Jan 1859 By Rev. F. W. Bindemann, at Berlin on Jan 2nd, Isaac Horst, to Elizabeth Good, of Woolwich T.

    9. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Isaac Horst Birth Place: Dumfries Township Residence: Woolwich Township Age: 25 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1834 Father Name: Christian Mother Name: Eva Wanner Spouse Name: Elisabeth Good Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840 Spouse Birth Place: Woolwich Township Spouse residence: Woolwich Township Spouse Father Name: Benjamin Spouse Mother Name: Barbara Berge Marriage Date: 2 Jan 1859 Marriage County: Waterloo

    10. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Sarah Ann Gremm - May 4, 1948.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1876 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1898 - Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Nov 1898 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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