Jennie McGregor1,2,3

F, #4109, b. 12 October 1874, d. 6 November 1906
Father*William McGregor4
Mother*Jane Smart4
Last Edited3 Mar 2021
     She was born on 12 October 1874 at Clifford, Wellington County, Ontario, Canada.5,4,6,1,7 Jennie married William J. Russell at the parsonage on 21 December 1892 at Hannah, Cavalier County, North Dakota, USA.8,2,6
     She died on 6 November 1906 at her home at the Avondale district, south of Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 32.1
           Jennie McGregor was buried on 9 November 1906 at Avondale Woodlawn Cemetery, Avondale district, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada. Note that this was one of the first, if not the first burial in the new Avondale cemetery. The same column that announced her passing included recognition to Currie Bros. of Saskatoon for donating an acre of land for the new cemetery.9,3,10,1 Alternatively, she died on 16 November 1906 at the Avondale district, south of Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 32 during childbirth according to her grave marker.3

Census Data

     Jane Russell and W. J. Russell appeared on the 1906 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1906. Their children Laura, William, Frank, Lillie and Agness were listed as living with them.7
     Her name was recorded as Jane MacGregor on her birth registration.4
     In 1901, Jennie and Bill moved from from North Dakota to the Avondale district, south of Asquith, RM of Loganton, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada. This is according to the family biography in the Asquith history.2 Jennie McGregor and William J. Russell immigrated in 1903 to the Avondale district, south of Asquith, RM of Loganton, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada, from North Dakota.2,11
     The following obituary appeared Saskatoon Phoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 14 November 1906:
Avondale
     ...We have to announce the death of the late Mrs. William Russell. She was taken sick about ten days ago and a doctor called in and she was doing nicely when she took a relapse on Tuesday evening, the 6th of November, and passed away. Everything was done to try and save her life, but her time had come. Mrs. Russell was in her 32nd year. She was born in Clifford. Ont., and moved with her parents. Mr. and Mrs. McGregor to Emerson. Manitoba, where they resided for some time. They again moved to Hannah, N.D.. here she met and married Mr. Russell, and they made made their home in Langdon. N.D., until they moved to Avondale, some four years ago. Mrs. Russell was one of the many noble women who have led a pioneer life from infancy. She was always the first on hand to help a neighbor in case of sickness or trouble of any kind and a kind and loving wife and mother, with a smile and a pleasant word for everybody. Her loss will be keenly felt, both in her family and in this community. She leaves a husband and five children to mourn her loss. The funeral took place on 9th, from her late home to the new cemetery. Mr. McCallum preached the funeral sermon on Sunday afternoon.1



     In the obituary of Agnes Ballantyne who died 6 November 1929, her mother, Mrs. W. Russell was listed as predeceased.12

Family

William J. Russell b. 1861, d. 11 Jun 1922
Marriage*Jennie married William J. Russell at the parsonage on 21 December 1892 at Hannah, Cavalier County, North Dakota, USA.8,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S10826] Avondale, Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Nov 1906, Page 11, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mrs William Russell nee McGregor. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 286f: Bill Russell. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S201] Avondale, SK Woodlawn Cemetary, Cemetery Records, Received from Loris Smith Sept 14, 1999, Rick Moffat Personal Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Nov 16, 1906 Jennie Russell age 34 and Child of Jennie Russell.
  4. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Jane Magregor (my reading, transcribed as McGregor). Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S637] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon burial date or date of death, Died at about 32 per her obituary.
  6. [S8335] North Dakota, Select County Marriage Records, 1872-2017 (Publisher: State Historical Society of North Dakota and State Archives), Ancestry.com, North Dakota, Marriage Records, 1872-2017; "Original data: State Historical Society of North Dakota and State Archives. Bismarck, North Dakota. Includes images"; cited as "North Dakota, Marriage Records., William Russell and Miss Jennie McGregor, 21 Dec 1892, Hannah, Cavalier, North Dakota, USA.
  7. [S10828] W J Russell household, 01 Jun 1906 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Twps. 35 to 38, etc., Saskatchewan; Page: 6; Family: 69, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 173: Sam Junop.
  9. [S10827] Avondale, The Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Nov 1906, Page 11, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Donation of land for Avondale cemetery. Hereinafter cited as The Phoenix.
  10. [S1218] Jennie Russell Digital Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Photographed by Rick Moffat, 10 Aug 2012, Russell, Wm J and Jennie.
  11. [S2097] Edward Frey household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Loganton (municipality), Saskatchewan; Page: 3; Family No: 21, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21944.
  12. [S9403] Obituary, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 9, 1929, Page 18, column 6 & 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Agnes Ballantyne née Russell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  13. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 173 and 286.

George Raymond Larson1,2

M, #4112, b. 20 July 1913, d. 28 March 1974
Father*Niels Christian Larsen2
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Frederickson2
Last Edited29 Aug 2018
     He was born on 20 July 1913 at Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     He died on 28 March 1974 at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 60.1,2

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 331; Harry Turner by Laura Turner Lee. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S360] User Home Pages: Marie-Andrée Brière , Genealogy.com (formerly Family Tree Maker) User Trees, unknown url; "Consider this source as unreliable unless supported by other sources. FTM User pages are no longer availalbe"; cited as "FTM Marie-Andrée Brière., George Raymond Larsen, born July 20, 1913 in Asquith,Saskatchewan,Canada; died March 28, 1974 in Moose Jaw,Saskatchewan,Canada. He was the son of 24. Niels Christian Larsen and 25. Martha Elizabeth Frederickson. He married 13. Marion Bernice Turner Private.

James Lee1

M, #4114, d. 7 August 1949
Last Edited27 Mar 2008
     He was born at Ontario, Canada.1
     He died on 7 August 1949 at Ontario, Canada.1
     His name was also recorded as Jimmie.1

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 331; Harry Turner by Laura Turner Lee. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.

Cecil Roy Wade1,2

M, #4117, b. 6 March 1886, d. September 1959
Last Edited14 Sep 2018
     He was born on 6 March 1886 at Morpeth, Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada, 1956 Statement of Birth 502332.2,3,4 Cecil married Cora Elizabeth Armstrong on 20 February 1913 at Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 007208.5,3
     He died in September 1959 at Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 73.1

Census Data

     Cecil Roy Wade and Cora E Wade appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Elma, Saskatchewan, enumerated 5 June 1916, enumerated as a farmer and an Anglican.4
     Roy Wade and Cora E appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Roy was enumerated as a farmer and Church of England.3
     He was commonly known as Roy Wade.3
     In the obituary of Cora E Wade who died 11 April 1954, her husband, Cecil Roy Wade was listed as a survivor.6

Family

Cora Elizabeth Armstrong b. 18 Mar 1889, d. 11 Apr 1954
Marriage*Cecil married Cora Elizabeth Armstrong on 20 February 1913 at Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 007208.5,3 

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 333 and 334. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Cecil Roy Wade. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S7080] Roy Wade household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Loganton (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 10; Family: 104, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S7081] C Roy Wade household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Elma (municipality), Saskatchewan; Page9, Family: 125, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21937.
  5. [S1349] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Cecel Roy Wade & Cora Elizabeth Armstrong.
  6. [S7079] Deaths: Wade, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 5, 1954, Page 20, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Cora Elizabeth Wade née Armstrong. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Cora Elizabeth Armstrong1,2

F, #4118, b. 18 March 1889, d. 11 April 1954
Father*Thomas Armstrong3
Mother*Martha Smiley3
Last Edited27 Mar 2020
     She was born on 18 March 1889 at Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada.3,2,4,5 Cora married Cecil Roy Wade on 20 February 1913 at Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 007208.2,4
     She died on 11 April 1954 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 65.1,6
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Cecil Roy Wade.6      Cora Elizabeth Armstrong was buried on 7 November 1954 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.6

Census Data

     Cora E Wade and Cecil Roy Wade appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Elma, Saskatchewan, enumerated 5 June 1916, enumerated as a farmer and an Anglican.5
     Roy Wade and Cora E appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Roy was enumerated as a farmer and Church of England.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to her obituary that appeared StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 5 November 1954.6

Family

Cecil Roy Wade b. 6 Mar 1886, d. Sep 1959
Marriage*Cora married Cecil Roy Wade on 20 February 1913 at Howard Twp., Kent County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 007208.2,4 

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 333 and 334. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S1349] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Cecel Roy Wade & Cora Elizabeth Armstrong.
  3. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Cora Elizabeth Armstrong. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S7080] Roy Wade household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Loganton (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 10; Family: 104, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S7081] C Roy Wade household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Elma (municipality), Saskatchewan; Page9, Family: 125, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21937.
  6. [S7079] Deaths: Wade, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 5, 1954, Page 20, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Cora Elizabeth Wade née Armstrong. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.