Rebecca Reist

24 October 1870–2 August 1947 (Age 76)
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Reist was born on 24 October 1870, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, her father, Samuel E Reist, was 45 and her mother, Magdalena Hackman Gingrich, was 42. She married Emanuel Martin Martin on 19 December 1900, in Woolwich, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Waterloo North, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada in 1891. She died on 2 August 1947, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 76, and was buried in Elmira, Woolwich, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Emanuel Martin Martin
Rebecca Reist
Marriage: 19 December 1900
Sarah Martin
Rebecca Martin
Nancy Martin
Samuel Reist Martin
Emanuel R Martin
Menno Reist Martin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1900Woolwich, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
  • Children


    +1 More Child

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    +2 More Children

    World Events (5)

    Age 1
    British Columbia joins the confederation.
    1883 · Mining Boom
    Age 13
    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario
    Age 36
    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

    Name Meaning

    Swiss German: unexplained.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (17)

    • Rebecca Reist in entry for Henno Martin, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
    • Rebecca Reist in household of Samuel E. Reist, "Canada Census, 1881"
    • Rebecca Reist, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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