Lorne Wilbur Johnston1,2

M, #784, b. 17 August 1890, d. 16 April 1974
Father*John Johnston2,3 b. 4 Aug 1857
Mother*Margaret Morrison2,3 b. 2 Jul 1853
Last Edited30 Aug 2019
     He was born on 17 August 1890 in Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada.2,4 Lorne married Jessie Lovatt in December 1915 in Knox Presbyterian church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     He died on 16 April 1974 in a local hospital in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 83.4,2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Elaine Summach, Bernice Peters, Dr Robert Johnston, Ralph Johnston and Pansy Harris. Predeceased: Jessie Johnston.4 Lorne Wilbur Johnston was buried on 19 April 1974 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.4
     His name was also recorded as Lawrence Johnston in the 1906 census.5 He moved to Melita, RM of Arthur, Manitoba, Canada, with his parents John Johnston and Margaret Johnston and family in 1900.6 Lorne Johnston moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada, with his parents John Johnston and Margaret Johnston and family in circa 1904.7 Lorne Wilbur Johnston was listed as a witness to the marriage of Russell Kingsley Johnston and Clarice Wood in December 1915 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. This was a double wedding of Lorne Johnston and Jessie Lovatt, and of Russell Johnston and Clarice Wood.2,8,9
     In the obituary of Olive Gertrude Geall who died 26 February 1964, her brother, Lorne Johnston of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Jessie Johnston who died 25 November 1973, her husband, Lorne Johnston was listed as a survivor.10
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 17 April 1974 .4

     In the obituary of Margaret Bernice Peters who died 2 January 2003, her father, Lorne Johnston was listed as predeceased.11
     In the obituary of Robert Keirh Johnston who died 27 October 2003, Robert's father, Lorne Johnston was listed as predeceased.12

Census Data

     Lorne Johnston appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of RM of Arthur, Manitoba in the household of his parents, John Johnston and Margaret Johnston.3
     He appeared on the 1906 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces Twp. 36, Saskatoon district, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, John Johnston and Maggie Johnston.5

Family

Jessie Lovatt b. 8 Mar 1890, d. 25 Nov 1973
Marriage*Lorne married Jessie Lovatt in December 1915 in Knox Presbyterian church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S32] (see citation for details), Estelle Moffat - Scrapbook of news clippings, Mesa, AZ viewed at Rick Moffat Personal Papers - Blue "Denim" Binder,, Newspaper clipping -- Wedding Picture. Hereinafter cited as Estelle Moffat - Scrapbook.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 169 & 170 - Lorne Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S7709] John Johnston household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Arthur, Brandon, Manitoba: Page: 2; Fmaily:13, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6431.
  4. [S9622] Deaths: Johnston, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Apr 17, 1974, Page 56, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lorne Johnston. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S7713] John Johnston household, Jun 1, 1906 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Twp. 36, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page: 13; Family: 155, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-18360.
  6. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 169 & 170 - Lorne Johnston; Note that the children are not named, and if a second daughter moved from Ontario, I do not know her name Pansy was born in Manitoba after the move.
  7. [S10382] Deaths: Geall, Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 Feb 1964, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Olive Gertrude Geall née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  8. [S4438] Clarice Johnston, Death Registration 1955-09-001185 (14 Jan 1955), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image: Clarice Johnston. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Johnston, Clarice.
  9. [S4439] Russell KingsleyJohnston, Death Registration 1969-09-011072 (30 July 1969), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image -Russell KingsleyJohnston. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Johnston, R K.
  10. [S9131] Deaths: Johnston, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 26, 1973, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jessie Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  11. [S9132] Deaths: Peters, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 6, 2003, Page 28, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bernice Peters née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  12. [S6661] Deaths-, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Obituary: Dr. R. K. (Bob) Johnston. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  13. [S738] Deaths: Summach, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Feb 10, 2002, Page 23 (C1), column 3, Obituary: Elaine C. Summach née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Saskatoon Star-Phoenix.

Jessie Lovatt1

F, #785, b. 8 March 1890, d. 25 November 1973
Father*Ralph Lovatt2,3 b. 1855 or 1856
Mother*Sarah Grace McEachren3 b. 1855, d. 2 Mar 1898
Step-motherMary Baldine2 b. 1857, d. 21 Sep 1938
Last Edited30 Aug 2019
     She was born on 8 March 1890 in Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada.1,4,5,3 Jessie married Lorne Wilbur Johnston in December 1915 in Knox Presbyterian church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     She died on 25 November 1973 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 83.5,1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Lorne Johnston, Elaine Summach, Bernice Peters, Ralph Johnston and Dr Robert Johnston.5 Jessie Lovatt was buried on 28 November 1973 in Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.5
     She was listed as a witness to the marriage of Russell Kingsley Johnston and Clarice Wood in December 1915 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. This was a double wedding of Lorne Johnston and Jessie Lovatt, and of Russell Johnston and Clarice Wood.1,6,7
     In the obituary of Mrs Ralph Lovatt who died 21 September 1938, her daughter Jessie, Jessie Lovatt of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 26 November 1973 .5

     In the obituary of Lorne Johnston who died 16 April 1974, his wife, Jessie Johnston was listed as predeceased.8
     In the obituary of Margaret Bernice Peters who died 2 January 2003, her mother, Jessie Johnston was listed as predeceased.9
     In the obituary of Robert Keirh Johnston who died 27 October 2003, Robert's mother, Jessie Johnston was listed as predeceased.10

Census Data

     Jessie Lovatt appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Toronto, Ontario in the household of her parents, Robert Lovatt and Sarah Lovatt.3
     Jessie McE Lovatt appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Toronto, Ontario in the household of her father Ralph Lovatt.11

Family

Lorne Wilbur Johnston b. 17 Aug 1890, d. 16 Apr 1974
Marriage*Jessie married Lorne Wilbur Johnston in December 1915 in Knox Presbyterian church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 169 & 170 - Lorne Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S9607] Obituary: Mrs. Ralph Lovatt, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 28, 1938, Page 29, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Mrs. Ralph Lovatt née Baldine. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9609] Robert Lovatt household, Apr 22, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, St. Patrick's ward, Toronto (city), Ontario; Page: 60; Family No: 308, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6372.
  4. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Jessie Mc Gillimay Lovatt. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S9131] Deaths: Johnston, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 26, 1973, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jessie Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  6. [S4438] Clarice Johnston, Death Registration 1955-09-001185 (14 Jan 1955), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image: Clarice Johnston. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Johnston, Clarice.
  7. [S4439] Russell KingsleyJohnston, Death Registration 1969-09-011072 (30 July 1969), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image -Russell KingsleyJohnston. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Johnston, R K.
  8. [S9622] Deaths: Johnston, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Apr 17, 1974, Page 56, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Lorne Johnston. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  9. [S9132] Deaths: Peters, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 6, 2003, Page 28, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bernice Peters née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  10. [S6661] Deaths-, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Obituary: Dr. R. K. (Bob) Johnston. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  11. [S9613] Ralph Lovatt household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ward 4, Toronto West, Ontario; Page 9, Family No. 100, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  12. [S738] Deaths: Summach, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Feb 10, 2002, Page 23 (C1), column 3, Obituary: Elaine C. Summach née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Saskatoon Star-Phoenix.

Frederick James Norris1,2,3

M, #789, b. 6 January 1879, d. 19 May 1963
Father*John Norris2,4,5,6 b. 30 Sep 1853, d. 1922
Mother*Alice Fitness2,4,5 b. 30 Oct 1859, d. 26 Mar 1894
Last Edited23 Mar 2020
     He was born on 6 January 1879 in Brantford Twp., Brant County, Ontario, Canada. His father was a mason according to his to Ontario Birth Registration 001532.1,7,4,5 Frederick married Annie Brooks on 22 April 1903 in Brantford, Brantford Twp., Brant County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 004207. His occupation was given as a carpenter.1,8
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding.9
Roderick married Anne Maud Crickmore on 23 December 1908 in Westover, Beverly Twp., Wentworth County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 222110.10,11,12,6
     He died on 19 May 1963 at his farm home in the Kerrobert district in Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 84.1,3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Lela Cooper, Ida Boomhower, Florence Summach and Joseph Henry Norris. His wife, Maud Norris and Annie Brooks was referenced but not by name.3
     His name was also recorded as Roderick (sic) James Norris on his 1908 marriage registration.10,4 He also went by the name of Fred.13,14
     In 1912, Fred and Maud moved from from Ontario to Saskatchewan. When his doctor told him to leave factory work which was impacting his health.15
     See the footnotes below for a link to a newspaper article about the engagement of Florence Alice Norris and Edward Ivan Summach that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 2 June 1951 .16

     See the footnotes below for a link to a newspaper article about about their Golden Anniversary that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 22 July 1958 .17

     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 May 1963 .3

Family 1

Annie Brooks b. 23 Nov 1882, d. 12 Mar 1906
Marriage*Frederick married Annie Brooks on 22 April 1903 in Brantford, Brantford Twp., Brant County, Ontario, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 004207. His occupation was given as a carpenter.1,8 
Child

Family 2

Anne Maud Crickmore b. 25 Jun 1882, d. 16 May 1970
MarWitReg
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding.9
 
Marriage* Roderick married Anne Maud Crickmore on 23 December 1908 in Westover, Beverly Twp., Wentworth County, Ontario, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 222110.10,11,12,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1180] Jellicoe History Committee, compiler, Our community : Jellicoe, Dukesbury, Toledo, White Heron, Ivy, Oakwood, Norris (Kerrobert, SK: Jellicoe History Committee, 1986), Page 121ff: Crickmore Family submitted by Jean Norris. Hereinafter cited as Our Community.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Frederick James Norris. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S9580] Deaths: Norris, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 27, 1963, Page 17, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Frederick James Norris. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  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., Annie Maud Crickmore & Roderick James Norris.
  5. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Frederick Jams Norris & Annie Brooks.
  6. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Name: Annie Maud Crickmore
    Age:     26
    Birth Date:     abt 1882
    Marriage Date:     23 Dec 1908
    Marriage County or District:     Wentworth
    Father:     William Crickmore
    Mother:     Emily Harbottle
    Spouse:     Roderick James Norris
    Spouse's Age:     28
    Spouse Birth Date:     abt 1880
    Spouse Father:     John Norris
    Spouse Mother:     Alice Fitness.
  7. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Frederick James Norris.
  8. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Frederick Jams (sic) Norris & Annie Brooks.
  9. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Roderick James Norris & Annie Maud Crickmore.
  10. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Annie Maud Crickmore & Roderick James Norris. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  11. [S1180] Jellicoe History Committee, Our Community, Page 121: Crickmore Family submitted by Jean Norris.
  12. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ida Erminia Norris
    Date of Birth:     7 Jul 1910
    Gender:     Female
    Birth Place:     Wentworth, Ontario, Canada
    Father's Name: Frederick James Norris
    Mother's Name: Annie Maud Crickmore
    Reg'n #: 053034.
  13. [S32] (see citation for details), Estelle Moffat - Scrapbook of news clippings, Mesa, AZ viewed at Rick Moffat Personal Papers - Blue "Denim" Binder,. Hereinafter cited as Estelle Moffat - Scrapbook.
  14. [S1180] Jellicoe History Committee, Our Community, Ivy School No. 3700 submitted by Irene Schan and Elizabeth Bacon.
  15. [S10679] M.A. Purvis, Memoirs of Mariposa (Saskatchewan: Saskatchewan : Inter-Collegiate Press, 1979), Page 52f: Norris. Hereinafter cited as Memoirs of Mariposa.
  16. [S9197] Recent Engagements: Norris--Summach, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jun 2, 1951, Page 9, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Engagement: Norris--Summach. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  17. [S9176] Pinoeers honored, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jul 22 1958, Page 7, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, 50th Anniversary: Mr. and Mrs. Fred Norris. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  18. [S3191] Kerrobert Couple Married Fifty Years, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, July 24, 1958, page 22, column 2 viewed at Google News Archive,. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Mary Bailey Stevenson1,2

F, #790, b. 1822 or 1823, d. before 11 April 1862
Last Edited14 Nov 2016
     She was born in 1822 or 1823 in Louth, Lincolnshire, England.3,4,5,6 Mary married Michael White between 1 January 1852 and 31 March 1852 in Louth, Lincolnshire.2,7
     She died before 11 April 1862 in Lincolnshire, England.1 Mary Bailey Stevenson was buried on 11 April 1862 in St. Mary Parish, Ludborough, Lincolnshire, England.1

Census Data

     Mary B White and Michael White appeared on the 1861 British Census of England, Ludborough, in Lincolnshire, enumerated 7 April 1861, enumerated as an Ag. Lab (agricultural labourer). Their children Mary J, Eliza F and William Stephenson were listed as living with them.8,7

Family

Michael White b. 11 Oct 1822, d. b 19 Mar 1898
Children

Citations

  1. [S407] Federation of Family History Societies, National Burial Index of England & Wales., CD-ROM (England: Federation of Family History Societies, 2001), Database of burial entries, 11 Apr 1862; Mary Baily WHITE; 40; Lincs; Ludborough, St Mary. Hereinafter cited as NBI CD.
  2. [S1218] FreeBMD (England and Wales), online FreeBMD search, Marriages Mar 1852
    Stevenson Mary Bailey Louth 7a 825
    White Michael Louth 7a 825. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD.
  3. [S157] Dr. Phil White, "Phil White -- White Family History -- June 1999," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (New Zealand) to Rick Moffat, JUne 1999, 1861 Census shows her in Michael White's household, age 38. "Note that no status is recorded for Mary Bayley and she may have been a visitor.". Hereinafter cited as "White Family History -- June 1999."
  4. [S407] Database of burial entries, NBI CD, Age 40 at time of death in 1862.
  5. [S135] Unknown household, 1861 U.K. Census, unknown repository address, Archive CD Books, Mary B White, Wife, Mar(rried), Female age 38, Occ - , Born - (Lincolnshire) Louth See note by Philip White indicating no status is given. Census CD shows she is Michael's wife.; Ludborough - RG9/2387, Folio 52, p. 8, #35 - CD page 106.
  6. [S1957] Michael White household, April 7, 1861 U.K. Census, England, Ludborough, Lincolnshire; Class: RG9; Piece: 2387; Folio: 52; Page: 8, The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) GSU roll: 542963., Household Members: Name Age
    Eliza F White 6
    Mary B White 38
    Mary J White 8
    Michael White 38
    William S White 4.
  7. [S1957] April 7, 1861 U.K. Census, England, Ludborough, Lincolnshire; Class: RG9; Piece: 2387; Folio: 52; Page: 8.
  8. [S135] 1861 U.K. Census, unknown repository address, Michael White, Head, Mar(ried), Male age 38, Occ - Ag Lab, Born - Lincolnshire Ludboro; Ludborough - RG9/2387, Folio 52, p. 8, #35 - CD page 106.
  9. [S115] Dr. Phil White FTW File , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, URL not applicable; "Family Tree Maker database from Dr. Phil White of New Zealand, including some of his sources"; cited as "Phil White FTW File., No location provided; ibid.
  10. [S135] 1861 U.K. Census, unknown repository address, Mary J (White), Dau(ghte)r, , Female age 8, Occ - Scholar, Born - (Lincolnshire) Ludboro; Ludborough - RG9/2387, Folio 52, p. 8, CD page 106.
  11. [S115] "Phil White FTW File", online URL not applicable: No place of birth give.
  12. [S135] 1861 U.K. Census, unknown repository address, Eliza F (possibly FR) (White), Daur, , Female age 6, Occ - (scholar), Born - (Lincolnshire Ludboro); Ludborough - RG9/2387, Folio 52, p. 8, #35 - CD page 106.
  13. [S407] Database of burial entries, NBI CD.
  14. [S115] "Phil White FTW File", online URL not applicable.
  15. [S135] 1861 U.K. Census, unknown repository address, William S (White), Son,, Male age 4, Occ - , Born -; Ludborough - RG9/2387, Folio 52, p. 8, #35 - CD page 106.
  16. [S1218] FreeBMD, online FreeBMD search, White William Stephenson Louth 7a 551; Births Jun 1857.

Gladys Elsie Thompson1,2

F, #791, b. 20 September 1922, d. 6 January 2004
Father*Archie Wylie Thompson1,3 b. 6 May 1892, d. 13 Jan 1970
Mother*Elsie Pearl Jacks1,3 b. 26 Oct 1888, d. 29 Aug 1938
Relationship3rd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited30 Oct 2019
     She was born on 20 September 1922.2
     She died on 6 January 2004 in Ontario, Canada, at age 81.2,3 Gladys Elsie Thompson was buried in Bowmanville Cemetery, Bowmanville, Regional Municipality of Durham, Ontario, Canada.2,3
     Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as a survivor in the obituary of William Henry Jacks who died 1 January 1937, Granddaughter.4,5
     In the obituary of Elsie Pearl Jacks who died 29 August 1938, Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Jessie Ann Moffatt who died 26 December 1947, Granddaughter, Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as a survivor.7 Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Archie Wylie Thompson who died 13 January 1970.8 Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Beryl Katharine Thompson who died 10 January 1982.9,10 Gladys Elsie Thompson was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Hilda Moffat Thompson who died 17 May 2004.11,12
     2014 Research notes:
update with 1921 census.

Citations

  1. [S22] Letter from Mary Louise Young (Manitoba) to Rick Moffat, Mar 20, 1998; Rick Moffat Personal Papers (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Page 1.
  2. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Gladys Elsie Thompson.
  3. [S5179] THOMPSON, Gladys, Oshawa This Week, Oshawa, ON, 27 Feb 2004 viewed at Oshawa This Week,. Hereinafter cited as Oshawa This Week.
  4. [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: William Henry Jacks.
  5. [S5166] William Henry Jacks, Canadian Statesman, Bowmanville, Ontario, 14 Jan 1937, Page 3, Column 3 viewed at Clarington Digital Newspaper Collection,, Canadian Statesman
    14 Jan 1937; Page 3, Column 3
    William Henry Jacks, Salem.
  6. [S5164] Mrs. Archie W. Thompson, Bowmanville, The Canadian Statesman, Bowmanville, Ontario, 08 Sep 1938, Page 5, Column 6 viewed at Clarington Digital Newspaper Collection,, Obituary: Elsie Pearl Thompson. Hereinafter cited as Canadian Statesman.
  7. [S8445] Mrs. Henry Jacks, Canadian Statesman, Bowmanville, ON, Jan 15, 1948, Page 2, column 5 viewed at Clarington Digital Newspaper Collection,, Obituary: Jess Ann Jacks née Moffat. Hereinafter cited as Canadian Statesman.
  8. [S5165] Archie W. Thompson, The Canadian Statesman, Bowmanville, Ontario, 21 Jan 1970, Page 2, Columns 7 & 8 viewed at Clarington Digital Newspaper Collection,, Archie W. Thompson (column 7 & 8). Hereinafter cited as Canadian Statesman.
  9. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Beryl Katherine Thompson].
  10. [S5180] THOMPSON, Beryl, Oshawa This Week, Oshawa, ON, 12 Jan 1982, per Gerry Mattinson viewed at Oshawa This Week,, Jan. 12, 1982 Oshawa This Week:
    THOMPSON, Beryl.
  11. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Hilda Moffat Thompson].
  12. [S5181] THOMPSON, Holda M, Oshawa This Week, Oshawa, ON, 19 May 2004, per Gerry Mattinson viewed at Oshawa This Week,, Thompson, Hilda M. (column 5).

Warrant Officer John William Buttrey1,2

M, #797, b. 1923 or 1924, d. 4 March 1945
Father*William Buttrey3
Mother*Susan Pearl (?)3
Last Edited9 Jun 2019
     He was born in 1923 or 1924.3,4 John married Florence Evelyn Lipsett in 1943.3,1,2
     He died on 4 March 1945.3 Warrant Officer John William Buttrey was buried in Pulverbatch (St. Edith) Churchyard, Shropshire, England.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Lethbridge, Alberta Lethbridge Herald 9 March 1945 :
Medicine Hat Boy Listed Killed
(From Our Own Correspondent)
MEDICINE HAT
--Word has been received in the city that Warrant Officer William Buttrey was tilled in action overseas on March 4. WO Buttrey enlisted in 1941 at the age of 18 years and was on his second tour of operations. He went overseas for the second time after haying returned to Canada for additional training about one year ago. His mother Mrs. Pearl Buttrey lives in Medicine Hat and his wife and small daughter live in Saskatoon.4

     In the obituary of Florence Evelyn Summach who died 15 September 2017, her first husband, Warrant Officer John William Buttrey was listed as predeceased.2

Family

Florence Evelyn Lipsett b. 14 Oct 1923, d. 15 Sep 2017
Marriage*John married Florence Evelyn Lipsett in 1943.3,1,2 

Citations

  1. [S1077] Obituary - Summach, Harold, Saskatoon Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, March 3, 2003, On-Line, Obituary: Harold William. Hereinafter cited as Saskatoon Star Phoenix.
  2. [S8822] Florence Summach, The Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sept 18 & 19, 2017 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Florence Evelyn Summach née Lipsett. Hereinafter cited as Saskatoon StarPhoenix.
  3. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page, Commonwealth War Graves Commission: Warrant Officer Class II (Navigator) John William Buttrey. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.
  4. [S8823] Medicine Hat Boy Listed Killed, The Lethbridge Herald, Medicine Hat, AB, Mar 9, 1945, Page 11, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Medicine Hat Boy Listed Killed - William Buttrey. Hereinafter cited as Lethbridge Herald.