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

Philip Bliehm[1, 2, 3]

Male 1780 - 1847  (67 years)


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  • Name Philip Bliehm 
    Born 1780  , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1830  Bechtel Tract, Waterloo Township, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Land Bef 1831  Waterloo Township - Bechtel Tract East, Waterloo Township, Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Name Philip Bleam 
    Eby ID Number 00010-1093 
    Died 1847  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20509  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Father Christian Bliehm,   b. 25 Feb 1746, Canton, Berne, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1816, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Salome Longenoecker,   b. 20 Jun 1746, Coventry, Chester, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811, , Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 1769  , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F5081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 1804  [2
    Children 
     1. John Bliehm,   b. 19 May 1805, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Christian Bliehm,   b. 20 Sep 1806, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 1877  (Age 71 years)
     3. Esther B. Bliehm,   b. 16 Mar 1808, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1892, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. Jacob Bleam,   b. 20 Jan 1810, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1836, Dundas, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F4126  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Philip Bliehm, "was born in 1780 and was married in 1804 to Esther Bechtel, widow of Daniel Cressman with whom she had three children, namely: Elizabeth, wife of old Abraham Weber; Abraham, married to Mary Schneider; and Mary, married to old Henry Wismer. The widow was a daughter of Abraham Bechtel and was born in July, 1766. Philip Bliehm and his wife came to Canada in May, 1806, arriving at Blair a few days after the great fire had been extinguished. They settled in the vicinity of Doon. They had a family of four 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..., 277.

    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..., 223.

    4. [S1319] Assessment Roll - ON, Waterloo Twp. - 1829-1830.

    5. [S1322] Land - Founding Families of Waterloo Township 1800-1830, 14.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1780 - , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1847 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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