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

Joseph Schoerg[1]

Male Abt 1735 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Joseph Schoerg 
    Born Abt 1735  Of, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Joseph Schörg 
    Eby ID Number 00101-5595 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I4327  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Father Joseph Schörg,   b. CA 1710, Of, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1374  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Kaufman,   b. Abt 1735, Of, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 24 Mar 1761  [1
    Children 
     1. John Schoerg,   b. Apr 1761,   d. 1792  (Age ~ 30 years)
     2. Casper Shirk,   b. 1766, Of, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Joseph Schoerg,   b. 3 Feb 1769, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1855, Near Doon, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F1375  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Joseph Schrg, "son of the old progenitor, was born in Switzerland and was probably four years of age when his father emigrated to America. On March 24th, 1761, he was married to Barbara Kaufmann. To them was born a numerous family of which the descendants of John, Joseph and Casper are to be found in Canada while the descendants of others are scattered over the whole of the United States and even Mexico and Alaska."


      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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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. [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..., 231.