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John B Bender
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Birth: Sep. 14, 1817, Germany
Death: Sep. 14, 1874
Ontario, Canada

John Bender passed away on September 14, 1874 at the age of 57. Predeceased by his wife Catharine Miller several months prior to his death. John was the son of the late Jacob Bender and Magdalena (Lena) Brenneman.
Survived by his mother, Lena; 2 daughters, Magdalena Streicher and Mary Yantzi; 8 sons, Jacob, Christian, John, Joseph, Solomon, Samuel, David, and Noah.
Also predeceased by his son Moses in 1857.
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"1817 the 14th September was my first born in the sign of the lion and is named John. May the Lord give him grace that he becomes a godly and obedient child."
(Translated German inscription in Jacob Bender Bible located in the Mennonite Historical Society Library at Goshen, IN). Transcribed from German script by Nelson P. Springer (1977) and translated by Lorraine Roth (1986).

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Bender (1791 - 1843)
  Magdalena Brenneman Bender (1797 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Catharine Miller Bender (1823 - 1874)
 
 Children:
  Jacob M. Bender (1842 - 1914)*
  Christian M Bender (1845 - 1908)*
  John M Bender (1847 - 1917)*
  Magdalena Bender Streicher (1850 - 1889)*
  Joseph M. Bender (1851 - 1915)*
  Solomon M. Bender (1854 - 1926)*
  Moses M Bender (1856 - 1857)*
  Samuel M Bender (1859 - 1930)*
  Mary Bender Yantzi (1862 - 1889)*
  David M. Bender (1864 - 1935)*
  Noah M Bender (1866 - 1894)*
 
 Siblings:
  John B Bender (1817 - 1874)
  Christian B Bender (1820 - 1887)*
  Marie Bender Jutzi (1822 - 1879)*
  Samuel B Bender (1826 - 1857)*
  Jacob B Bender (1830 - 1902)*
  David B Bender (1832 - 1912)*
  Daniel B Bender (1835 - 1920)*
  Barbara Bender Schlegel (1837 - 1927)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Amish Mennonite Cemetery
Punkeydoodles Corners
Waterloo Regional Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: RWitzel
Record added: Mar 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34914740
John B Bender
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