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

Leah Gingerich[1]

Female 1875 - 1939  (63 years)


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  • Name Leah Gingerich 
    Born 24 Nov 1875  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Name Leah Martin 
    Religion 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1911  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number 00039-3186 
    Died 2 May 1939  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Buried Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I5975  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Rev. Joseph Gingerich,   b. 31 Mar 1842, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Good,   b. 13 Jun 1840, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Mar 1864  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Family ID F1829  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel Martin,   b. 28 Nov 1879, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1956  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rev. Edward G. Martin,   b. Nov 1903, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 2006, , Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 102 years)
     2. Ibra G. Martin,   b. Mar 1905, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Almeda G. Martin,   b. 14 Feb 1907, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     4. Urias G. Martin,   b. Aug 1908, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Norman G. Martin,   b. 27 Mar 1910, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1997  (Age 87 years)
     6. Elizabeth Martin,   b. 1912, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2004  (Age 92 years)
     7. Samuel G. Martin,   b. 21 Aug 1913, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 2002  (Age 89 years)
     8. Mary Ann Martin,   b. 1917, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2009  (Age 92 years)
     9. Annie G. Martin,   b. 1919, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2011  (Age 92 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F1538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Leah Gingerich, "was born November 24th, 1875. She is unmarried and at home."


      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.].

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      MRS. SAMUEL MARTIN

      Mrs. Samuel Martin passed away on Tuesday, May 2, in the K-W Hospital, where she had been taken some days ago to submit to an operation. She was 63. Deceased was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Gingerich. Surviving besides her husband are five sons, Edward of Elmira, Ibra of near St. Jacobs, Urias of Wallenstein, Norman at home and Samuel of Hawkesville, and four daughters, Mrs. David Frey, tenth line of Peel, Mrs. Menno Martin of Elmira, Miss Annie at home and Mrs. Elias Martin, tenth line Peel, and two sisters, Mrs. Joseph Cressman, Wilmot township, and Mrs. Levi Bauman, Elmira. A brother Simeon, resides in Guersey, Sask. The funeral will be held from the family residence, on the Heidelberg highway, on Friday at 9 o'clock, and thence to Martin Mennonite church. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery.<


      Elmira Signet 4 May 1939

  • 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..., 707.

    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..., 694.

    3. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 8.

    4. [S130] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1881, Div. 2 Page 57.

    5. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 18 Page 3.

    6. [S1821] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1891, Section 5 Page 20.

    7. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, SubDist. 17 Page 4.

    8. [S64] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Martin's Mennonite CC#4521 Internet Link.

    9. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Mrs. Samuel Martin - 4 May 1939.

    10. [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..., 693.

    11. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Joseph Gingerich Birth Place: Woolwich Township RESIDENCE: Waterloo Age: 22 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842 Father Name: John Mother Name: Anne Spouse Name: Elizabeth Good Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841 Spouse Birth Place: Woolwich Township Spouse Residence: Woolwich Township Spouse Father Name: Daniel Spouse Mother Name: Elizabeth Marriage Date: 29 Mar 1864 Marriage County: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1875 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 May 1939 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Martin Meeting House Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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