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

Benjamin Good[1, 2]

Male 1809 - 1891  (81 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Good 
    Born 24 Jun 1809  West Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Gender Male 
    Name Benjamin Gut 
    Name Benjamin Guth  [10
    Residence 1835  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1839  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Occupation 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Farmer 
    Religion 1851  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonist 
    Occupation 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Farmer 
    Religion 1861  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1871  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00041-3239 
    Died 4 Apr 1891  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 7
    Buried Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Person ID I8877  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Peter Good,   b. 1 Mar 1778, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Weber,   b. 15 Sep 1788, Of, West Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2584  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Barbara Huber,   b. 6 Nov 1809, , , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1838, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 1834  [3, 4
    Children 
     1. Peter H. Good,   b. 28 Dec 1835, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Good,   b. 29 Dec 1837, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1920, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F1078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Barbara Bergey,   b. 19 Sep 1813, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1882  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 6 Jan 1839  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Jacob Good,   b. 1840, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. 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)
     3. Jacob Bergey Good,   b. 19 Apr 1841, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1916, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     4. Henry B. Good,   b. 13 Oct 1842, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1906  (Age 63 years)
     5. Leah Good,   b. 21 Apr 1844, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1847  (Age 2 years)
     6. Barbara Good,   b. 18 Apr 1846, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1867  (Age 21 years)
     7. Sarah Good,   b. 1848, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. George B. Good,   b. 17 Mar 1848, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1910, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     9. Salome "Sally" Good,   b. 24 Oct 1849, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1897  (Age 47 years)
     10. David Good,   b. 19 Jan 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     11. Joseph Bergey Good,   b. 19 Jan 1852, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Anna "Nancy" Good,   b. 19 May 1854, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1882  (Age 27 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F1493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Benjamin Good, "the eldest of the family, was born in West Earl Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, June 24th, 1809. He came to Canada in 1831. In 1834 he was married to Barbara Huber who was born November 6th, 1809, and died January 24th, 1838. They lived on a farm about four miles north-west of the town of Waterloo. There were two children of the first marriage"


      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..., 702.

    2. [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..., 234.

    3. [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..., 703.

    4. [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..., 826.

    5. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Apr 9, 1891.
      Benjamin Good died in St. Jacobs at age of 81 years, 9 months & 9 days. Apr 4, 1891

    6. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div. 3, Pg. 21.

    7. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 9 Apr 1891.
      Apr 4, 1891 Benjamin Good died in St. Jacobs at age of 81 years, 9 months & 9 days.

    8. [S144] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1871, Div. 4, Pg. 25.

    9. [S915] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1861, Township of Woolwich 1861 Div. 2 Page 17.

    10. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 12 Jan 1839:4.
      last Sunday Benjamin Eby, teacher, m. Benjamin Guth, Woolwich, to Barbara Berge, Dumfries.

    11. [S9] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Canada Museum und Allgemeine Zeitung (1835-1840), 7 Jan 1836:18.
      28 Dec 1835 The family of Benjamin Guth was blessed with a son.

    12. [S64] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Martin's Mennonite CC#4521 Internet Link.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Jun 1809 - West Earl Twp., Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1835 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1839 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jan 1839 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonist - 1851 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1891 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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