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

John Biehn[1, 2, 3]

Male 1776 - 1823  (47 years)


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  • Name John Biehn 
    Born 1776  , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Dec 1823  Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Biehn's Tract Lot 01, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Eby ID Number 00008-976 
    Buried Kinzie-Bean Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region. Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I15405  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Biehn,   b. 1737, , Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Barbara Fried,   b. 1744, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F4152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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 
    Married 1799  [4
    Children 
     1. Sarah Biehn,   b. 26 Feb 1799, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1885, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Mary Biehn,   b. 24 Apr 1800, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1889, Strasburg, (Kitchener) Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Abraham Biehn,   b. 28 Feb 1804, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1858, Blandford Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     4. Barbara Biehn,   b. 6 Jan 1806, Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1888  (Age 82 years)
     5. Jacob Biehn,   b. 10 Mar 1810, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1881  (Age 71 years)
     6. Elizabeth Biehn,   b. Abt 1812, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Biehn,   b. 12 May 1813, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1898, Haysville, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     8. Anna Biehn,   b. 6 Nov 1816, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1905  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F4128  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Biehn, " the eldest son of John and Barbara (Fried)Biehn, was born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, in 1776. In 1799 he was married to Nancy, daughter of Abraham and Mary (Hoch) Bechtel. In 1800 they with his parents and family, and others moved to Canada and settled in Waterloo County where now is the village of Doon. Here they resided until their deaths. Their family consisted of seven 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..., 223.

    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..., 134.

    3. [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..., 213.

    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..., 253.

    5. [S186] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kinzie-Bean CC#5424 Internet Link .
      John Bean departed this life the 19 day of December in the year 1823 aged 49 years.

    6. [S1322] Land - Founding Families of Waterloo Township 1800-1830, 13.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1776 - , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand - Bef 1831 - Waterloo Township - Biehn's Tract Lot 01, Waterloo County, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Kinzie-Bean Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region. Ontario Link to Google Earth
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