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

Abraham Bechtel[1, 2]

Male 1739 - 1825  (86 years)


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  • Name Abraham Bechtel 
    Born 7 Mar 1739  Of, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Oct 1825  Near Blair, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Beasley's Old Survey Lot 03, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 55 Fallbrook Lane, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number 00007-0736 
    Buried Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I12580  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Abraham Bechtel,   b. Abt 1700,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F3949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Hoch,   b. 22 Feb 1745, Of, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1831, Near Blair, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Children 
     1. Esther Bechtel,   b. Jul 1766, Of, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1833, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     2. Deacon Jacob Bechtel,   b. 14 Apr 1769, Of, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1838, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Anna Bechtel,   b. Abt 1777, Of, Montgomery Co. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Magdalena Bechtel,   b. Abt 1780, Of, Montgomery Co. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Barbara Bechtel,   b. Abt 1782, Of, Montgomery Co. Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F3488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Abraham Bechtel "son of III Abraham who was first-cousin to III Rev. Martin Bechtel, was born March 7th, 1739. He was married to Mary Hoch who was born February 22nd, 1745, and died July 18th, 1841. In 1800 he with his wife and family moved to Canada and settled near Blair where they both died. He died October 2nd, 1825. Their family consisted of one son and four daughters"


      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..., 253.

    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..., 485.

    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..., 212.

    4. [S1322] Land - Founding Families of Waterloo Township 1800-1830, 9.

    5. [S34] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Blair CC#4501 Internet Link.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 55 Fallbrook Lane, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blair Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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