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

Elizabeth Bear

Female 1805 - 1838  (32 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Bear 
    Born 17 Sep 1805  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Elizabeth Smith 
    Eby ID Number 00003-611 
    Died 10 Mar 1838  Speedsville (Waterloo Township), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I9939  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 

    Father Rev. Martin Bear,   b. 1774, , York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Catharine Gingrich,   b. CA 1782, , Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1849, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Family ID F1776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James C. Smith,   b. CALC 29 Mar 1801, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1887, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Smith,   b. 28 Apr 1828, of, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1847, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     2. David Smith,   b. 1830, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2021 
    Family ID F2877  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Elizabeth Bear, "was born September 17th, 1805, and died March 10th, 1838. She was married to James Smith. They resided at Speedsville, near Preston, where they both died. They had a family but none of them reside in this part of the country."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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..., 187.

    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..., 188.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Sep 1805 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Mar 1838 - Speedsville (Waterloo Township), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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