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

Cyrus "Saruch" Eby

Male 1849 - 1923  (74 years)

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  1. 1.  Cyrus "Saruch" Eby was born 28 Jan 1849, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 26 Oct 1923, , Elkhart, Indiana, USA; was buried , Olive Cemetery, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, United States.

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    • Name: Saruch Eby
    • Eby ID Number: 00031-2376
    • Residence: 1851, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; Mennonite
    • Residence: 1861, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; Other Methodist
    • Residence: 1893, , Elkhart Co., Indiana


    Saruch Eby, "was born January 28th, 1849. He is married but name of wife not received"

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a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character.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


    Eby.-Cyrus, the last survivor of the Jacob B. and Mary Eby family, was born in Berlin (now Kitchner), Ont., Jan. 28, 1849. At about the age of twelve, he moved with his parents to Elkhart Co., Ind., where he has resided since. On Sept. 5, 1869, he was united in marriage to Anna Wenger, to which union were born the following children: Mrs. Albert Enders, Mrs. S. E. Weaver, Mrs. David Schrock, Mrs. Ralph Paritt, Elmer Eby, Mrs. Frank Sawyer, and Mrs. C. L. Amick. He united with the Mennonite Church in 1911 and remained a faithful member until death. He departed this life Oct. 26, 1923; aged 74 y. 8 m. 28 d., leaving his companion, 7 children, 21 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, besides a large circle of relatives and friends, to mourn the loss of a husband, father, grandfather, and neighbors. Funeral services at the Olive Mennonite Church conducted by C. A. Shank and D. A. Yoder. II Cor. 5: 1.2a

    2aGospel Herald - Volume XVI, Number 32 - November 8, 1923 - pp. 669, 670

    Cyrus married Anna Wenger 5 Sep 1869, , Indiana. Anna was born 26 Jun 1853, , Ohio, USA; died 1 Aug 1928; was buried , Olive Cemetery, Wakarusa, Elkhart, Indiana, United States. [Group Sheet]