Lavern Jessup1,2

M, #5385, b. 30 May 1930, d. 25 November 1981
Father*Charles Jessup b. 25 May 1902, d. 5 Feb 1987
Mother*Lila I. S. Hochberg2 b. 11 Jul 1906, d. 23 Aug 1969
Last Edited14 May 2006
     Lavern married Mildred Worley.2 He was born on 30 May 1930 in Guiney, Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2 He was born circa 1932 in of, Quadeville, Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1
     He died on 24 November 1981 in Highway 60, Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 51.2
     He died on 25 November 1981 at age 51. Lavern Jessup was buried after 25 November 1981 in Quadeville Pentecostal Cemetery, Quadeville, Brudenell & Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2
     Lavern Jessup was Truck Driver Geo. Stein.2
     In the obituary of Ruby Jessup who died 15 May 2013, her brother, Lavern Jessup was listed as predeceased.3
     In the obituary of Howard Charles Jessup Sr who died 24 April 2017, his brother, Lavern Jessup was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Mildred Worley
Marriage*Lavern married Mildred Worley.2 

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998.
  2. [S402] Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten, online unknown url, Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten (Ontario), downloaded downloaded Jun 12, 2000.
  3. [S6691] Ruby Luloff, This Week, Barry's Bay, ON, c May 16, 2013 viewed at YourLifeMoments.ca, Death Notice: Ruby Luloff. Hereinafter cited as This Week.
  4. [S8100] Howard Charles Jessup, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home Ltd., Pembroke, ON, Apr 24, 2017 viewed at Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Ltd. Funeral Home, Obituary: Howard Charles Jessup, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer.

Fred Kauffeldt1,2

M, #5386
Last Edited19 Dec 2017
     In the obituary of Howard Charles Jessup Sr who died 24 April 2017, his brother-in-law, Fred Kauffeldt was listed as predeceased.3

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, This Week, 11 March 1987.
  2. [S402] Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten, online unknown url, Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten (Ontario), downloaded downloaded Jun 12, 2000.
  3. [S8100] Howard Charles Jessup, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home Ltd., Pembroke, ON, Apr 24, 2017 viewed at Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Ltd. Funeral Home, Obituary: Howard Charles Jessup, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer.

Pelham Falconbridge1

M, #5387, b. circa 1844
Father*Samuel Falconbridge1 b. 26 Feb 1810, d. 31 Jan 1892
Mother*Sarah Annie Pell1 b. 26 Feb 1810, d. 19 May 1900
Last Edited20 Jun 2018
     He was born circa 1844 in Canada West, United Province of Canada.1

Census Data

     He appeared on the 1851 Canadian Census in Canada West in the household of his parents, Samuel Falconbridge and Sh Falconbridge.1

Citations

  1. [S601] Samual Falconbridge household, January 12, 1852 (delays led to the late enumeration of the 1851 Census) Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Puslinch, Wellington County, Canada West (Ontario); Page 86; Family (reconstructed): Lines 36-40, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-11756.

Allan Robert Johnston1,2

M, #5394, b. 1935, d. 29 July 1984
Last Edited19 Dec 2017
     He was born in 1935.2 The cause of his death was given as drowned along with his son.3
     He died on 29 July 1984 in Two Island Lake, Quadeville, Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, along with his son, William A.3 Allan Robert Johnston was buried in Quadeville, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2
     He also went by the name of Bud.2
     In the obituary of Howard Charles Jessup Sr who died 24 April 2017, his brother-in-law, Bud Johnston was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998.
  2. [S402] Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten, online unknown url, Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten (Ontario), downloaded downloaded Jun 12, 2000.
  3. [S402] Hendrick (Hans) Van Beerschoten, downloaded Jun 12, 2000, FATHER AND SON DROWNED ON SUNDAY [LAST WEEK OF JULY 1984] THE FAMILY HAD A TOTAL OF 7 CHILDREN.
  4. [S8100] Howard Charles Jessup, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home Ltd., Pembroke, ON, Apr 24, 2017 viewed at Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Ltd. Funeral Home, Obituary: Howard Charles Jessup, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer.

Thomas Regan1

M, #5396, b. circa 1867
Last Edited3 Feb 2009
     He was born circa 1867 in Ontario, Canada.1 Thomas married Mary Jessup on 15 September 1890 in Brudenell Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1

Family

Mary Jessup b. c 1871
Child

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, B328307493; Brudenell Parish File 3, Page 283, Item 0?, Birth 7493.
  2. [S96] Ray Burant, Aug 10, 1998, Brudenell 1891 Census.

Edward S Jessup1

M, #5397, b. circa 1889
Father*Thomas Regan1 b. c 1867
Mother*Mary Jessup1 b. c 1871
Last Edited19 May 2019
     He was born circa 1889 in Ontario, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, Brudenell 1891 Census.

Mary Anne Hawkins1,2

F, #5398, b. 27 May 1855, d. 5 August 1946
Father*Joseph Hawkins1,3,4 b. 27 Nov 1810, d. 29 Jan 1906
Mother*Maria Baldwin1,4 b. 11 Jun 1833, d. 16 Nov 1918
Last Edited3 Sep 2017
     She was born on 27 May 1855 Anticosti Island in the North Atlantic, near Canada. Mary married Edward Jessup on 5 March 1878, according to Ontario Marriage Registration xxxx.4
     She died on 5 August 1946 in Cache Bay, Nipissing District, Ontario, Canada, at age 91.1
     Her name was also recorded as Mary Ann Hawkens on her marriage registration.4
     In the obituary of Joseph Hawkins who died 29 January 1906, his daughter, Mrs Edward Jessup (Mary Anne) of Cache Bay, was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Maria Hawkins who died 16 November 1918, her daughter, Mrs Ed Jessup Sr (Mary Anne) of Cache Bay, was listed as a survivor.2

Family

Edward Jessup b. c 1843

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, HAWKINSLTR.
  2. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1990), Page 57. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  3. [S451] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Genealogical Extracts from the Eganville Leader, 1902-1913 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Jupiter Books Limited, 1990), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Extracts - Eganville Leader 1902-13.
  4. [S1444] 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., Edward Jessup & Mary Ann Hawkens.

Wilhelmina Verch1,2,3,4,5

F, #5399, b. 23 April 1887, d. 7 March 1945
Father*John Frederick William Verch6,7,3,8,9 b. 1864, d. 26 May 1935
Mother*Augusta H M Kuehl6,7,3,10,8,9 b. 1864, d. 1961
Last Edited6 Jun 2019
     She was born on 23 April 1887 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.6,7,11,10,12,13,8,14,9 Alternatively, she was born in April 1884 in Ontario, Canada, according to the 1911 census.15 Wilhelmina married John Hector Zummach on 26 April 1905 in Killaloe Station, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 017133.16,3,17,4,18,5,8,15,14
     She died on 7 March 1945 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, at age 57 according to Ontario Death Registration 019122.7,3,4,19,5,13 The cause of her death was given as chronic myocarditis due to hemiplegia and hypertension.13
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): John Hector Zummach, Milton Zummach, Orin Zummach, Hector Zummach, Mrs. Leslie Schimmens, Leslie Schimmins, Mrs. Gordon Schleen, Gordon Schleen, Mrs. Gordon Godderham, Dolly Zummach and Augusta Verch. Predeceased: Hilda Agnes Clark and William Verch.19 The informant on her death registration was her husband, John H Zummach.13 Wilhelmina Verch was buried on 9 March 1945 in Emmanuel (aka Immanuel) Baptist Cemetery, Killaloe-Hagarty-Richards Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,20,5,13,21
     She also went by the name of Minnie according to her marriage registration, and her obituary.22,8,15,23,24
     Minnie Verch was recorded as mother of the bride at the marriage of Gordon Schleen and Erma Beatrice Zummach on 22 July 1931.25
     In the obituary of Hilda Agnes Clark who died 30 September 1944, her mother, Mrs John H Zummach was listed as a survivor.26
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Renfrew Mercury published in Renfrew, Ontario 22 March 1945 :
The death of Mrs. J. H. Zummach, (nee Minnie Verch) occurred at her home in Killaloe, on Wednesday, March 7, following an illness of two and a half years.

Born April 23, 1887, she was a daughter of Mrs. Augusta Verch and the late William Verch, and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: Milton of Niagara Falls, Orin of Northfield, Ont., and Hector of Killaloe; Mrs. Leslie Schimmens of Newington, Mrs. Gordon Schleen of Killaloe, Mrs. Gordon Godderham of Kingston, Dolly and Marion at home. Also surviving are her aged mother, 3 sisters, one brother and 14 grandchildren. A daughter, Mrs. John Clarke of Smiths Falls died suddenly five months ago and a son and daughter predeceased her in infancy.

The remains rested at Calvary Baptist church from noon until 2:15 p.m., Friday, when a public memorial service was conducted by the Rev. Mr. C. R. Weisser. Burial was in the Baptist cemetery, Hagarty. Fitting tribute to a beloved citizen of this community was the largely attended funeral. To those bereaved we tender our deepest sympathy.19



     In the obituary of Orin Zummach who died 8 March 2011, his mother, Wilhelmina Zummach was listed as predeceased.27,28

External link for Wilhelmina Verch on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.29

Census Data

     Mena Ferk appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Ferk and Gusta Ferk.9
     John Zummach and Minnie appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. John was enumerated as a farmer and a Baptist. Their children Myrtle, Agnes and Erma were listed as living with them. As were his grandparents, Caroline Abel and Carl Abel.15
     John Zummach and Minnie appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 1 June 1921. John was enumerated as a farmer and a Baptist. Their children Mertle, Agnes, Erma, Milton, Meta Vera, Lloyd Hecter and Orwell Orin were listed as living with them.14

Family

John Hector Zummach b. 28 Jul 1882, d. 20 Jun 1954
Marriage*Wilhelmina married John Hector Zummach on 26 April 1905 in Killaloe Station, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 017133.16,3,17,4,18,5,8,15,14 
Children

Citations

  1. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, John Hector Zummach 1882-1954 m. Wilhelmina Verch 1887-1949; Zummach Tombstones -- Aug 8, 1998. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  2. [S258] Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois , Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois, Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois; "I have found this privately maintained web site to be a good source of information to be verified by further research."; cited as "Descendants of P. Delavoix & E. Vadois., She was born April 23, 1887 in Ontario, and died March 07, 1945.
  3. [S259] Paul Lavoie, online not applicable, received FTW file, Paul Lavoie (unknown location), downloaded Jun 14, 2001.
  4. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (obsolete) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, links were broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., John Hector Zummach & Wilhelmina Verch
    Transcription:
    ZUMMACH
    In Loving Memory Of
    John Hector Zummach
    1882-1954
    His Wife
    Wilhelmina Verch
    1887-1945.
  5. [S1293] John H & Wilhelmina nee Verch Zummach Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Photographed by Rick Moffat, June 2 2006, ZUMMACH
    In Loving Memory Of
    John Hector Zummach
    1882-1954
    His Wife
    Wilhelmina Verch
    1887-1945.
  6. [S216] PCS Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/
  7. [S258] "Descendants of P. Delavoix & E. Vadois", online Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois.
  8. [S1444] 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., John H Zummack & Minnie Verch.
  9. [S8663] William Ferk household, May 16, 1891 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 52, Family: 198, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  10. [S934] Mrs. J H Zummach, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, March 22, 1945 viewed at Paper of Record (this repository now excludes the Renfrew Mercury), ...Born April 23, 1887, she was a daughter of Mrs. Augusta Verch and the late William Verch,.... Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  11. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  12. [S1293] John H & Wilhelmina nee Verch Zummach Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA.
  13. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Minnie Zummach née Verch.
  14. [S6084] John Zummach household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page Number: 28; Family: 210, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  15. [S2649] John Zummach household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 17; Family: 136, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  16. [S258] "Descendants of P. Delavoix & E. Vadois", online Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois: He married Wilhemena Verch April 26, 1905 in Killaloe Station, Ontario.
  17. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), John H Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  18. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905...
  19. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945.
  20. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...The remains rested at Calvary Baptist church from noon until 2:15 p.m., Friday, when a public memorial service was conducted by the Rev. Mr. C. R. Weisser. Burial was in the Baptist cemetery, Hagarty...
  21. [S5259] The Ontario Name Index, online The Ontario Name Index (TONI), ZUMMACH      (Mrs John H)      bur      1945      Renfrew Cty, Hagarty Twp      . Hereinafter cited as TONI.
  22. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, The death of Mrs. J. H. Zummach, (née Minnie Verch) occurred at her home in Killaloe, on Wednesday, March 7, following an illness of two and a half years....
  23. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Elma Zummack. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  24. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Erma Beatrice Zummack.
  25. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Gorden Schleen & Erma B. Zummach; # 018367.
  26. [S9675] Mrs. John W. Clark, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Oct 6, 1944, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Hilda Agnes Clark née Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  27. [S3372] Obituaries - Orin Zummach, The Recorder & Times, Brockville, Ontario, March 10, 2011 viewed at ObitTree, Obituary: Orin Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Recorder & Times.
  28. [S6511] Obituaries - Orin Zummach, Standard Freeholder, Cornwall, ON, March 10, 2011 viewed at YourLifeMoments.ca, Obituary: Orin Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Record & Times.
  29. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  30. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: Mrs. Leslie Schimmens of Newington...
  31. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Myrtle Ray Zummach.
  32. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Leslie Henry Schimmens & Myrtle Ray Zummach.
  33. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Elnor Zummack.
  34. [S1294] Milton & Kenneth, Anna & John John Zummach & Lena (Runtz) Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Photographed by Rick Moffat, June 2 2006, Front - John Zummach and Lena Runtz
    Side - Milton and Kenneth Zummach (infants)
    Side - Alma and Roy Hector Summach (infants).
  35. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  36. [S932] No title, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, August 6, 1931 viewed at Paper of Record (this repository now excludes the Renfrew Mercury), August 6, 1931 - although this article refers to the wedding being "last Wednesday" I believe that it occurred a week earlier, on the date given on their gravestone. This is supported by their marriage registration that I located later. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  37. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Hilda Agnes Clark née Zummach.
  38. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Leonda Agnes Zummack.
  39. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: ...Mrs. Gordon Schleen of Killaloe...
  40. [S1294] Milton & Kenneth, Anna & John John Zummach & Lena (Runtz) Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Anna Zummach
    Died
    June 30, 1907
    Aged 7 Dys
    Roy Hector
    Zummach
    Died
    May 29, 1913
    Aged 5 Mos.
  41. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Roy Hector Zummack.
  42. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: Milton of Niagara Falls...
  43. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: ... Mrs. Gordon Godderham of Kingston...
  44. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: Hector of Killaloe...
  45. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: Orin of Northfield, Ont....
  46. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945, ...Surviving are her husband, John Hector Zummach whom she married in 1905; 3 sons and 5 daughters: ... Dolly and Marion at home....

Hilda Agnes Zummach1,2,3

F, #5400, b. 20 November 1908, d. 30 September 1944
Father*John Hector Zummach4,5,6,7,8,9,3 b. 28 Jul 1882, d. 20 Jun 1954
Mother*Wilhelmina Verch5,4,6,7,8,9 b. 23 Apr 1887, d. 7 Mar 1945
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited6 Jun 2019
     She was born on 20 November 1908 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 043632.1,2,7,8,9 Alternatively, she was born on 20 November 1910 in Ontario, Canada, according to her death registration.6
     She died on 30 September 1944 in Public Hospital, Smith Falls, Lanark County, Ontario, Canada, at age 35 according to Ontario Death Registration 064008. Note that her stated age of 34 years, 9 months and 10 days calcualtes to a birth date of about Dec. 20, 1909, matching neither the birth date in the same document, or the one from her birth registration.10,4,2,6,3 The cause of her death was given as cerebral embolism with immediate cause of eclampsia and being diabetic a secondary contributor.6
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): John H Zummach, Mrs John H Zummach, Mrs. Gordon Schleen, Mrs. Leslie Schimmens, Mrs. Gordon Godderham, Dolly Zummach, Oren Zummach, Hector Zummach and Milton Zummach.3 The informant on her death registration was her husband.6 Hilda Agnes Zummach was buried on 3 October 1944 or 5 October 1944 in Emmanuel (aka Immanuel) Baptist Cemetery, Killaloe-Hagarty-Richards Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.10,11,12,6,13,14,3
     She also went by the name of Agnes.15,5,8,16 She, the bride's sister,was Maid of Honor in the marriage of Myrtle Ray Zummach and Leslie Henry Schimmens on 23 June 1930.17 Agnes Zummach, sister of the bride, played the wedding march at the wedding of Gordon Schleen and Erma Beatrice Zummach on 22 July 1931.5
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Ottawa Citizen published in Ottawa, Ontario 6 October 1944:
Mrs. John W. Clark
SMITHS FALLS. Oct. 6. --(Special)
The death of Mrs. John W. Clark of Smiths Falls occurred in hospital here. Mrs. Clark, born at Killaloe. Ont.. was formerly Hilda Agnes Zummach. She was married in Ottawa in Sept.. 1942. to John W. Clark of Smiths Falls, who survives. Surviving also are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. John H. Zummach of Killaloe; six sisters, Mrs. Gordon Schleen of Killaloe, Mrs. Leslie Schimmens of Newington, Mrs. George Gooderham of Kingston, Misses Dolly, Marion and Darleen at home and three brothers, Oren of Northfield. Out., Hector at home end Milton of Niagara Falls. Mrs. Clark wax educated at Killaloe and Pembroke, and later lived in Ottawa. She was a member of First Baptist church here. The funeral was held Thursday from her home here, to Killaloe where the service was conducted by Rev. Mr. Wiener at the First Baptist church there. Burial was in the church cemetery. Rev. E. Smalley conducted the service here.3



     In the obituary of Wilhelmina Verch who died 7 March 1945, Wilhelmina's daughter, referenced as Mrs. John Clark, Hilda Agnes Clark was listed as predeceased.4
     In the obituary of Erma Beatrice Schleen who died 16 April 1992, her sister, Agnes was listed as predeceased.18
     In the obituary of Orin Zummach who died 8 March 2011, his sister, Agnes was listed as predeceased.19,20

External link for Hilda Agnes Zummach on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.21

Census Data

     Agnes Zummach appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Zummach and Minnie Zummach.8
     Agnes Zummach appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, John Zummach and Minnie Zummach.9

Citations

  1. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, Hilda Agnes Zummach Nov 20, 1908--Sept 30, 1944 m. John W. Clark; Zummach Tombstones, Aug. 8, 1998. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  2. [S1303] John Clark & Hilda Zummach Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Rick Moffat, June 2 2006.
  3. [S9675] Mrs. John W. Clark, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Oct 6, 1944, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Hilda Agnes Clark née Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  4. [S934] Mrs. J H Zummach, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, March 22, 1945 viewed at Paper of Record (this repository now excludes the Renfrew Mercury). Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  5. [S932] No title, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, August 6, 1931 viewed at Paper of Record (this repository now excludes the Renfrew Mercury), August 6, 1931 - although this article refers to the wedding being "last Wednesday" I believe that it occurred a week earlier, on the date given on their gravestone. This is supported by their marriage registration that I located later. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  6. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Hilda Agnes Clark née Zummach.
  7. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Leonda Agnes Zummack. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  8. [S2649] John Zummach household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 17; Family: 136, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  9. [S6084] John Zummach household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page Number: 28; Family: 210, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  10. [S216] PCS Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, Zummach Tombstones, Aug. 8, 1998.
  11. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (obsolete) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, links were broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/… Hilda Agnes Clark née Zummach.
  12. [S1303] John Clark & Hilda Zummach Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA, CLARK
    In Loving Memory Of
    Hilda Agnes
    Zummach
    Nov. 20, 1908
    Sept. 30, 1944,
    Beloved Wife of
    John W. Clark.
  13. [S5259] The Ontario Name Index, online The Ontario Name Index (TONI), ZUMMACH      Agnes      bur      1944      Renfrew Cty, Hagarty Twp. Hereinafter cited as TONI.
  14. [S5259] TONI, online The Ontario Name Index (TONI), ZUMMACH      Hilda Agnes      t      1944      Renfrew Cty, Hagarty Twp.
  15. [S259] Paul Lavoie, online not applicable, received FTW file, Paul Lavoie (unknown location), downloaded Jun 14, 2001.
  16. [S6085] Hilda Agnes Zummach entry, Feb 13, 1940 Rural Preliminary List of Electors, The Dominion Elections Act, 1938
    Rural Preliminary List of Electors
    Electoral District of Renfrew South Rural Polling Division No. 31, Old Killaloe
    (selected entries)
    Page 2 of 2
    254 Zummach, John H. farmer, RR 1 Killaloe
    255 Zummach, Mrs. John H -- RR 1 Killaloe
    256 Zummach, Agnes, spinster, RR 1 Killaloe
    257 Zummach, Meta, spinster, RR 1 Killaloe
    258 Zummach, Lloyd Hector, farmer, RR 1 Killaloe
    259 Zummach, Dick, laborer, RR 1 Killaloe

    Dated at Renfrew, this 13th day of February, 1940
    Herbert A. Jordan
    Returning Officer
    Printed by The Renfrew Mercury, whose address is Raglan St., Renfrew, Renfrew, ON; R1003-6-3-E (RG113-B); Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Rural Preliminary List of Electors.
  17. [S2783] Schimmens - Zummach, Evening Citizen, The, Ottawa, Ontario, June 27, 1930, Page 27, columns 3 & 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Schimmens--Zummach; continued. Hereinafter cited as Evening Citizen.
  18. [S9678] Deaths: Schleen, Erma, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Apr 18, 1992, Page 46, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Erma Beatrice Schleen née Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  19. [S3372] Obituaries - Orin Zummach, The Recorder & Times, Brockville, Ontario, March 10, 2011 viewed at ObitTree, Obituary: Orin Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Recorder & Times.
  20. [S6511] Obituaries - Orin Zummach, Standard Freeholder, Cornwall, ON, March 10, 2011 viewed at YourLifeMoments.ca, Obituary: Orin Zummach. Hereinafter cited as Record & Times.
  21. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).