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

Abraham B. Clemmer[1, 2, 3]

Male 1859 - 1900  (41 years)


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  • Name Abraham B. Clemmer 
    Born 10 Jul 1859  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Name Abram Clemmer 
    Religion 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farmer 
    Religion 1881  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1882  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Farmer 
    Religion 1891  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00024-1930 
    Grave Photograph - Find A Grave Gravestone of Abraham Clemmer 
    Died 25 Dec 1900  Brandon, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Cause: typhoid fever 
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Person ID I9284  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Abraham B. Clemmer,   b. 2 Mar 1819, Franconia Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1908, Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Lydia Shantz,   b. 1 Mar 1825, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1887, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1845  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12, 13
    Family ID F2689  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ellen Stauffer,   b. 25 Jul 1866, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1927, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1890  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    Children 
     1. Irene Clemmer,   b. 1883, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Austin Clemmer,   b. 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Orial Clemmer,   b. 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Orval Clemmer,   b. 6 Dec 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Byron Clemmer,   b. 5 Dec 1892, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Gordon Clemmer,   b. 23 Aug 1896, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ruby Clemmer,   b. 20 Jun 1899, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1899  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Magdalena H. "Lena" Kraft,   b. 19 Jul 1857, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1889  (Age 31 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1882  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Irene Clemmer,   b. 21 Feb 1884, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Austin Clemmer,   b. 21 Nov 1885, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F2699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Abraham B. Clemmer, "was born July 10th, 1859. He resides on his father's farm and is also agent for The Bell Telephone Company. He was married to Magdalena Kraft and after her decease he was married to Ellen Stauffer. With first wife there are two children, namely: Irene and Austin; and with second wife there are two children, namely: Oriel and Byron."


      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.].

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      Clemmer - On Dec. 25, 1900, in Brandon Hospital Northwest, Canada, Abram S. Clemmer of typhoid fever, aged 41 years, 6 months and 15 days. He had been engaged in commercial interests and took sick at Brandon. The body was sent to his home in Breslau, Ont., where the funeral was held at the Cressman M. H. He leaves a loving wife and four children. Funeral services conducted by Bro. E. S. Hallman, text, Matt. 24: 44, and Bro. Noah Stauffer, text, Heb. 2: 6.


      Obituary - Herald of Truth, January 15, 1901

  • 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..., 451.

    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..., 863.

    3. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 2 Feb 1882.
      25 Jan 1882 Abraham S. Clemmer and Magdalena H. Kraft, both of Waterloo Township, were married in Berlin by Preacher Sherk.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 012208-90.
      012208-90 (Waterloo Co.) Abraham S. CLEMMER, 30, farmer, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, s/o Abraham B. & Lydia married Ellen TAUFFER, 23, Waterloo Twp, Waterloo Twp, d/o Benjamin & Mary, witn: Ephraim & Mrs CRESSMAN, 26
      March 1890 in the Twp of Waterloo.

    5. [S32] News - Herald of Truth, January 15, 1901.
      Obituary of Abraham B. Clemmer

    6. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      Abraham Clemmer/ born July 10,1859/ died Dec.25,1900/ his wife/ Magdalena Kraft/ born July 19,1858/ died April 12,1889/ Clemmer

    7. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 40.

    8. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 1 Page 38.

    9. [S1887] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861 (North Division), Div 7 Page 44.

    10. [S2573] aaaaWaterloo Township South 1891, Sect. 2 Page 21.

    11. [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..., 449.

    12. [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..., 431.

    13. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Rev'd Benjamin Eby, Minister of The Mennonist Society, Berlin report 50.
      Abraham B. Clemmer, to Lydia Shantz, both of Waterloo. 28 Oct. 1845. Wit. Jacob Shantz and John Bergy.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1859 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1881 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1882 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1882 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1890 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1891 - Waterloo 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 MapsDied - Cause: typhoid fever - 25 Dec 1900 - Brandon, , Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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