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

John Fried[1, 2]

Male 1842 - 1922  (80 years)


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  • Name John Fried 
    Born 18 Jun 1842  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number 00036-3020 
    Died 1 Jul 1922  [3
    Buried Roseville Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly Detweiller], Roseville, Waterloo, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I909  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Samuel Fried,   b. 5 Aug 1804, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1876, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Nancy Ziegler,   b. 1 Feb 1810, Near Skippack, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1872, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Family ID F293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Fannie Groff,   b. 7 Nov 1840, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1923  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1862  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. William Allan "Allan" Fried,   b. 16 Aug 1863, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1920, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     2. Lucinda Fried,   b. 5 Apr 1865, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940  (Age 74 years)
     3. Leah Fried,   b. 1869, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 79 years)
     4. Owen Fried,   b. 28 Apr 1871, Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1911, Star City, , Saskatchewan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     5. Melissa Fried,   b. 1876, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 72 years)
     6. Lawrence Fried,   b. 24 Feb 1876, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1920, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Jun 1842 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Nov 1862 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roseville Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly Detweiller], Roseville, Waterloo, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John Fried, "is married to Fannie Groff. They reside on the old 'Fried Homestead' in Blenheim Township, Oxford County, about two miles north-east of Roseville where he is engaged in farming. To them is born a family of six children"


      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..., 668.

    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..., 722.

    3. [S62] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries, Roseville - Roseville Mennonite [formerly Detweiler Mennonite] CC#4493 Internet Link.
      Fried/ John Fried/ born June 18,1842/ died July 1,1922/ aged 80 yrs. 14 d./ Fanny Groff/ his beloved wife/ born Nov.7,1840/ died Dec.2,1923/ in her 84th year/ (A) Father (B) Mother

    4. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      John Fried aged 20 res Blenheim born Blenheim son of Samuel and Nancy (Zeigler) married 2 Nov 1862 to Fanny Groff, aged 21 res North Dumfries born Waterloo daughter of Jacob and Lea (Bricker)