Rebecca Reist

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

The Life 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
1866–1938
Rebecca Reist
1870–1947
Marriage: 19 December 1900
Sarah Martin
1901–1995
Rebecca Martin
1904–
Nancy Martin
1905–1987
Samuel Reist Martin
1905–
Emanuel R Martin
1908–2001
Menno Reist Martin
1911–1999

Spouse and Children

    Emanuel Martin Martin

    Male1866–1938Male

    Female1870–1947Female

MARRIAGE
19 December 1900
Woolwich, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
children

(6)

    Sarah Martin

    Female1901–1995Female

    Rebecca Martin

    Female1904–Female

    Nancy Martin

    Female1905–1987Female

    Samuel Reist Martin

    Male1905–Male

    Male1908–2001Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1871

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.

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

Sources (3)

  • Rebecca Reist in household of Samuel E. Reist, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Rebecca Martin in household of Emanuel Martin, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Rebecca Reist in entry for Henno Martin, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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