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John S. Erb

Birthplace: Warwick Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Death: Died in Preston, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Place of Burial: Breslau, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Christian Erb and Maria F. Erb
Husband of Magdalena Erb
Father of Samuel Erb; John Erb; Joseph Erb; Magdalena Kaufman; Elizabeth Gingrich and 1 other
Brother of Joseph S. Erb; Christian S. Erb; Daniel S. Erb; Susannah Shirk Brubacher; Mary S. Schneider and 6 others

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Private User
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About John S. Erb

Son of Christian & Maria (Scherch) Erb, husband of Magdalena Schrantz. John is considered to be the founder of the Town of Preston, Ontario - now part of the City of Cambridge.

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John S. Erb's Timeline

December 8, 1764
Warwick Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
April 3, 1790
Age 25
Cambridge, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
January 4, 1792
Age 27
September 4, 1795
Age 30
March 30, 1800
Age 35
Cambridge, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
July 18, 1810
Age 45
Preston, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
May 15, 1815
Age 50
Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada
September 2, 1832
Age 67
Preston, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
September 5, 1832
Age 67
Breslau, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada