Augusta J Klingbeil1,2,3

F, #10641, b. 25 December 1849, d. 28 April 1925
Father*Gotfried Klingbeil2
Mother*Mrs Gotfried Klingbeil2
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     She was born on 25 December 1849.3 Augusta married Ernst F Bimm on 16 February 1873 at Germany.2,3,4
     She died on 28 April 1925 at Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 75.2,5
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Ernest Bimm, Herman Bimm, Ernest Bimm, Albert Bimm, Robert Bimm, Kunibert Bimm, Mrs R G Reinke, Mrs G Kerstein, Mrs A Brose, Mrs R F Karsdorf, Mrs E P Welk and Mrs W A Kutchkie.2 Augusta J Klingbeil was buried at Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Eganville, Twp. of Bonnechere Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.5
     She emigrated circa 1878 from Germany to Canada according to her obituary.2
     The following obituary appeared 1 May 1925 :
Died at Eganville on April 28, Mrs Ernest Bimm Sr, 75 years. A later and quite lengthy obituary says that she was the former Augusta J Klingbeil, born Dec 25, 1849, at Gohren Arns, Walde, Germany, to Mr & Mrs Gotfried Klingbeil. At the age of 22, on Feb 16, 1873, she married Ernest Bimm. Five years later the young couple came to Canada and to Eganville, Mr Bimm entering the employ of James Thompson, blacksmith.

Besides her husband, deceased leaves 11 children, 39 grandchild and three great grandchildren. Sons are Herman, Ernest, Albert, Robert and Kunibert Bimm, of Eganville; daughters: Mrs R G Reinke, Mrs G Kerstein, Mrs A Brose, Mrs R F Karsdorf, of Eganville; Mrs E P Welk and Mrs W A Kutchkie, Pembroke. There is one surviving brother, Mr Gotfried Klingbell, of Germany.2


Augusta J Klingbeil was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Herman August Bimm who died 7 January 1954, Wife.6,7
     In the obituary of Ernest G Bimm Jr. who died before 9 July 1968, Augusta J Klingbeil was listed as predeceased.8

Family

Ernst F Bimm b. 27 May 1849, d. 5 Nov 1935
Marriage*Augusta married Ernst F Bimm on 16 February 1873 at Germany.2,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S246] Brenda Lee-Whiting, Harvest of Stones (n.p.: University of Toronto Press, 1985), Page 46.
  2. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 66. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  3. [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/…
  4. [S88] The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page , Genealogy.com (formerly Family Tree Maker) User Trees, The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page; "While this database does not contain source references, I have found it a reliable guide for further Renfrew County, ON research. Downloaded in April 2001, with follow up by email messages. He also provided genealogy reports as early as Aug 1998"; cited as "Rick Schroeder Family., Bimm, Ernest F. Sr. 27 May 1849 Gerslow, Germany 05 Nov 1935 Klingbeil, Auguste J. 16 Feb 1873.
  5. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: Ernst F Bimm & Augusta Klingbeil
    Transcription:
    Ernst F Bimm     Geb. D. 27 Mai 1849 - Gest. D. 5 Nov 1935
    Seine Frau Augusta Klingbeil     Geb. D. 25 Dez 1849 - Gesr. D. 28 April 1925
    BIMM.
  6. [S544] The Eganville Leader, compiler, Reflections of a Century - Stories and Photos from the Ottawa Valley (P.O. Box 310, Eganville, ON K0J 1T0: The Eganville Leader Publishing Company Ltd., July 2002), From "Reflections of a Century", 1954 Briefs - page 340: Herman Bimm was Esteemed Citizen. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  7. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  8. [S544] The Eganville Leader, Reflections of a Century, Page 451 - July 18, 1968 - The Late E. G. Bimm.
  9. [S88] "Rick Schroeder Family", online The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page.
  10. [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., Louise Wilhelmine Bimm & Radolph George Reinke.
  11. [S544] The Eganville Leader, Reflections of a Century, Page 340 - Herman Bimm was Esteemed Citizen.
  12. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Anna Auguste Bimm & Otto Julius Brose.
  13. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Helen Bertha Bimm & Johann Gustav Kersten.
  14. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Ernest Bimm & Alvina Discher.
  15. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Albert Edward Bimm. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  16. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Albert Edward Bimm & Ethel Margaret Shane.
  17. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: William August Reinhold Kutschke & Ida Marie Bimm.
  18. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Marie Magdalena Bimm & Reynold Frederick Gustave Kasdorff.
  19. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Robert Henry Bimm.
  20. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Robert Bimm & Clara Zieroth.
  21. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Kunibert Theodor Bimm & Isabella Mae Whyte.

Allen James Kuehl1,2

M, #10644, b. 24 January 1935, d. 9 May 2012
Father*Leonard Herman Kuehl1 b. 10 May 1902, d. 10 Mar 1966
Mother*Minnie Weber1 b. 1 Apr 1907, d. 29 Dec 1997
Last Edited3 Aug 2020
     He was born on 24 January 1935 at Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,2
     He died on 9 May 2012 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 77.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary.2 Allen James Kuehl was buried on 15 May 2012 at Emmanuel (aka Immanuel) Baptist Cemetery, Killaloe-Hagarty-Richards Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.3
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Pembroke Observer published in Pembroke, Ontario, 12 May 2012 .2

Citations

  1. [S88] The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page , Genealogy.com (formerly Family Tree Maker) User Trees, The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page; "While this database does not contain source references, I have found it a reliable guide for further Renfrew County, ON research. Downloaded in April 2001, with follow up by email messages. He also provided genealogy reports as early as Aug 1998"; cited as "Rick Schroeder Family.
  2. [S7858] Allen James Kuehl Obituary, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke, Ontario, 12 May 2012 viewed at Pembroke Observer, Obituary: Allen James Kuehl. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home.
  3. [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., Allen James Kuehl
    Grave marker transcription:
    KUEHL
    Allen James Kuehl Jan. 24, 1935 - May 9, 2012...

Richard Sparling1,2,3,4

M, #10651, b. 19 November 1836, d. 12 October 1905
Father*William Sparling4
Mother*Esther (?)4
Last Edited7 Apr 2017
     He was born on 19 November 1836 at Limerick, Ireland.1,2,3,4,5 Richard married Martha Ann Hemphill before 1857.6,7 Richard married Mary Ellen Dickinson on 25 October 1886 at Clarksburg, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada.8,9,10,3
     He died on 12 October 1905 at Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 68.2,5

Census Data

     Richard Sparling and Mary appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. Richard was enumerated as Methodist and a Bricklayer. Their children Alfred H were listed as living with them.3
     Richard Sparling immigrated in 1840 to Canada from Ireland.3 He was the informant on the death registration of his wife, Martha Ann Sparling who died on 27 March 1883.11

Family 1

Martha Ann Hemphill b. c Nov 1836, d. 27 Mar 1883
Marriage*Richard married Martha Ann Hemphill before 1857.6,7 
Children

Family 2

Mary Ellen Dickinson b. 23 Sep 1852
Marriage*Richard married Mary Ellen Dickinson on 25 October 1886 at Clarksburg, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada.8,9,10,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S264] Transcribed & typed by Don Sanderson, compiler, Grey, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada (Box 66, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 5P1: Bruce & Grey Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999), Collingwood Twp., Sub-Div #11, Page 2 (Page 96 of Bruce & Grey Book). Hereinafter cited as 1901 -- Collingwood Twp, Grey, ON.
  2. [S911] Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree



    , online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Richard SPARLING. Hereinafter cited as Sparling Family Tree.
  3. [S2517] Richard Sparling household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Collingwood (twp), Grey, Ontario; Page: 3; Family: 27, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6468.
  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., Richard Sparling & Mary Ellen Dickinson.
  5. [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: Richard Sparling.
  6. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Richard SPARLING & Martha A HEMPHILL.
  7. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children, Presume they married prior to the birth of William Erastus Sparling.
  8. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Richard Sparling - Married. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  9. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Richard SPARLING; Spouses : Martha A HEMPHILL , Mary Ellen DICKINSON.
  10. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Mary Ellen Dickinson & Richard Sparling.
  11. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Martha Ann Sparling.
  12. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Name : William Erastus SPARLING.
  13. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Jane Marie SPARLING.
  14. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Winfield Hemphill SPARLING & Katie STEWART.
  15. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Winfield Hemphill Sparling & Kate Stewart.
  16. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Martha Mary SPARLING.
  17. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Jessie May SPARLING.
  18. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Charles Alphonso SPARLING.
  19. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Norman Richard SPARLING & Sophie STAYBOY.
  20. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Norman R Sparling & Sophia Staboy.
  21. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Edwin John SPARLING.
  22. [S113] Ron & Jopie Lougheed & Owen Noble, compiler, Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery (n.p.: Bruce & Grey Branch O.G.S., 1996), Page 39, ref # 896. Hereinafter cited as Thornbury--Clarksburg Union Cemetery.
  23. [S138] White Family Members (1768-1971), Typed Transcription, Received by mail 16 Feb 1971, RGM - File folder #1505, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Harry Sparling -- Thornbury, Ont. d. Oct. 19, 1951; Page 4.
  24. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Gladys Luella Johnston & Alfred Henry Sparling.
  25. [S911] Sparling Family Tree, online Sparling and Irish Palatine Family Tree, Herbert Dickinson SPARLING.

Elizabeth Lucinda Smith1,2,3,4,5

F, #10654, b. 7 April 1926, d. 31 August 1926
Father*Hugh Z Smith2,6,7,5,8 b. 18 Jan 1895, d. 8 Dec 1973
Mother*Lucinda Spencer Bridgeland2,4,7,5,8 b. 19 Feb 1894, d. 3 Mar 1985
Relationship3rd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited5 Apr 2013
     She was born on 8 April 1923 at Westfield Corners, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.2,4,7,8 She was born on 7 April 1926 at Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.5
     She died on 31 August 1926 at Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.2,4,5,8 Elizabeth Lucinda Smith was buried on 2 September 1926 at Middle Creek Cemetery, Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.5,8
     She also went by the name of Beth.6,8
     In the obituary of Hugh Z Smith who died 8 December 1973, his daughter, Beth Smith was listed as predeceased.9

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  2. [S785] World Family Tree Download of Volume 29, tree 0686 , Brøderbund Software - World Family Tree CDs (caution - an unreliable data source), www.genealogy.com; "This database is of questionable value. If not other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Volume 29, tree 0686.
  3. [S531] Marsha L Phillips, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  4. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, compiler, We Remember, People of Our Past, Vol XII, SI-thru-SQ (415 W. Cunninghan, Winnebago, IL 61088: Order from: John D. Rowley, WHW, 2002), P. 122. Hereinafter cited as We Remember, People of Our Past.
  5. [S3491] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 , Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947; ""Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916–1947." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original records."; cited as "IL Deaths & Stillbirths., Name: Elizibeth Lucenda Smith.
  6. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 128.
  7. [S112] Michael Peacock, Dec 13, 2000, Date of Import: 13 Dec 2000 - WFT Est. 1913-1942 - Westfield Corners, Winnebago, Illinois, USA.
  8. [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., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  9. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 128 - Hugh Z Smith.

Elizabeth Colville Smith1

F, #10655, b. 19 September 1865, d. 1 February 1959
Father*Robert C. Smith1,2,3,4 b. 16 May 1829, d. 19 Dec 1900
Mother*Catherine Stewart1,2,5,4 b. 20 Jul 1824, d. 27 Jan 1909
Last Edited2 Sep 2020
     She was born on 19 September 1865 at Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,2 Alternatively, she was born in September 1864 at Illinois, USA, as recorded in the 1900 census.6 Elizabeth married James Z Smith at the home of her father on 28 November 1888 or 29 November 1888 at Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,3,7,8,6,9
     She died on 1 February 1959 at her home at Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA, at age 93.1,2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Wallace Smith, Homer Smith, Hugh Smith, Arthur Smith and Grace Bridgeland. Predeceased: James Z Smith.2 Elizabeth Colville Smith was buried on 4 February 1959 at Middle Creek Cemetery, Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.10,2

Census Data

     Elizabeth C. Smith and James Z Smith appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, enumerated 26 June 1900, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Homer E, Wallace R, Hugh and Warren L were listed as living with them. Note that Grace is not included because the enumeration was for status on June 1, 1900. They had been married for 11 years. She had had 5 children with 4 living at the time.6
Elizabeth C. Smith and James Z Smith appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, enumerated 12 February 1920, enumerated as farmers and housekeeper, respectively. Their children Wallace R, Hugh Z, Waren, Grace E. and Arthur J were listed as living with them.9
     She also went by the name of Lizzie.1,3,4
     In the obituary of Catherine Stewart who died 27 January 1909, her daughter Elizabeth, Mrs. J. Z. Smith was listed as a survivor.11
     J. Z. Smith and Elizabeth C. Smith were listed in the Priarie Farmer's Directory of Winnebago County along with their children: Homer, Wallace, Hugh, Warren, Grace and Arthur.12
     In the obituary of Warren L Smith who died 26 June 1926, Warren's mother, Lizzie Smith was listed as a survivor.1,13

External link for Elizabeth Colville Smith on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.14

Family

James Z Smith b. 14 Nov 1862, d. 9 Jun 1955
Marriage*Elizabeth married James Z Smith at the home of her father on 28 November 1888 or 29 November 1888 at Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,3,7,8,6,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  2. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, compiler, We Remember, People of Our Past, Vol XII, SI-thru-SQ (415 W. Cunninghan, Winnebago, IL 61088: Order from: John D. Rowley, WHW, 2002), P. 120 - Mrs. Elizabeth Smith Dies. Hereinafter cited as We Remember, People of Our Past.
  3. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Page 59; Handwritten wedding invitation - Lizzie Smith and James Z. Smith.
  4. [S8104] H. F. Kett & Co., compiler, The History of Winnebago County, Ill., Its Past and Present (Chiicago, Ill: H. F. Kett & Co., 1877), HIstory of Winnebago County, Ill., (1877); Page 59; Smith R. C.. Hereinafter cited as The History of Winnebago County, Ill.
  5. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Page 59; Smith, Robert (Mrs.) (death).
  6. [S7307] James Z Smith household, June 26, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Seward Twp., Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 10A; Family: 192; Enumeration District: 0148, Ancestry.com Roll: T624-356.
  7. [S323] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900 , Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900 (search page); "Index only, copies may be order"; cited as "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index., Groom -- SMITH, JAMES Z; Bride -- SMITH, ELIZABETH C; County -- WINNEBAGO; Date - 11/29/1888; Volume / Page -- / ; License -- 223.
  8. [S7062] Winnebago County, Illinois Marriages 1836-1962, online Winnebago County Marriages, James Z Smith & Elizabeth C Smith; 29 Nov 1888. Hereinafter cited as Winnebago County Marriages.
  9. [S7308] James Z Smith household, about Feb 12, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Seward Twp., Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 1B; Family: 14; Enumeration District: 222, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-416; Image: 547.
  10. [S300] Letter from Harold Bridgeland (Rockford, IL) to Rick Moffat, various; Rick Moffat Personal Papers (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Smith Family Chart rec'd Jun 19, 2002.
  11. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Page 59; Smith, Robert (Mrs.) (death); The Pecatonica (Ill.) News - Vol. XXXVII #13; Fri. Jan. 29, 1909; Page 5 column 3.
  12. [S1564] Prairie Farmer Publishing Company, Prairie Farmer's Directory of Winnebago County Illinois (1917; reprint Evansville, IN 47715: Whipporwill Publications, 1986), Smith, J.Z. (Elizabeth C. Smith) CH Homer, Wallace, Hugh, Warren, Grace, Arthur: Home Farm Winnebago R3 Seward Sec36 O640a (1864). Hereinafter cited as PRDW.
  13. [S860] Michael Peacock - The Smiths and McNairs of Campbeltown, Argyllshire, online Hollinghurst Family Tree, James Smith Generation Report -- July 14, 2001. Hereinafter cited as Michael Peacock FTM Home Page.
  14. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  15. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 123 Homer E Smith.
  16. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 127 - Wallace R. Smith.
  17. [S300] Letter, Harold Bridgeland to Rick Moffat, various, Chart 1 & 4.
  18. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 128 - Hugh Z Smith.
  19. [S785] World Family Tree Download of Volume 29, tree 0686 , Brøderbund Software - World Family Tree CDs (caution - an unreliable data source), www.genealogy.com; "This database is of questionable value. If not other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Volume 29, tree 0686.
  20. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 130 - Warren L Smith Expires at Local Hospital.
  21. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Grace Elisabeth Bridgeland. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  22. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 130 - Grace Bridgeland.
  23. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Grace Bridgeland, SSN 341-50-0076, born 11 Jun 1900, Died 3 May 1992, Residence 61088 Winnebago, Winnebago, IL, Issued IL (1970); On-Line. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  24. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 131 - Smith - Arthur James Smith.

James Z Smith1,2,3,4,5

M, #10656, b. 14 November 1862, d. 9 June 1955
Father*Edward Smith1,6,7 b. 16 Dec 1832, d. 14 Dec 1904
Mother*Elizabeth N Holladay1,6,7 b. 25 May 1831, d. 18 Dec 1909
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
     He was born on 14 November 1862 at Aurora, York County, Ontario, Canada.1,2,7,4,5 James married Elizabeth C. Smith at the home of her father on 28 November 1888 or 29 November 1888 at Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,8,9,3,4,5
     He died on 9 June 1955 at Rockford Memorial Hospital, Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA, at age 92.1,10

Census Data

     James appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Winnebago, Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Edward Smith and Elizabeth N Smith.7
James Z Smith and Elizabeth C. Smith appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, enumerated 26 June 1900, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Homer E, Wallace R, Hugh and Warren L were listed as living with them. Note that Grace is not included because the enumeration was for status on June 1, 1900. They had been married for 11 years. She had had 5 children with 4 living at the time.4
James Z Smith and Elizabeth C. Smith appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, enumerated 12 February 1920, enumerated as farmers and housekeeper, respectively. Their children Wallace R, Hugh Z, Waren, Grace E. and Arthur J were listed as living with them.5
     James Z Smith immigrated with his parents, Edward Smith and Elizabeth N Smith circa 1863 to Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.11
     J. Z. Smith and Elizabeth C. Smith were listed in the Priarie Farmer's Directory of Winnebago County along with their children: Homer, Wallace, Hugh, Warren, Grace and Arthur.12
     In the obituary of Sarah Hill Smith who died 21 June 1924, Sarah's nephew, J. Z. Smith was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Warren L Smith who died 26 June 1926, Warren's father, James Z Smith was listed as a survivor.1,14
     In the obituary of Edward Smith who died 4 February 1941, Edward's brother, James Smith was listed as a survivor.1,15 He, Wallace's father was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of Wallace Robert Smith.16
     In the obituary of Fred H Smith who died 27 June 1945, Fred's brother, James Z Smith was listed as a survivor.17
     In the obituary of Maria Elizabeth Smith who died 22 July 1949, Maria's brother, James Z Smith was listed as a survivor.18
     In the obituary of Elizabeth C. Smith who died 1 February 1959, her husband, James Z Smith was listed as predeceased.19 James Z Smith was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Homer Edward Smith who died 11 January 1972.1,20
     Harold Bridgeland comments that:
The "Z" had no meaning. Was inserted to distinguish this family from the other “Smith’s“ in the vicinity.

Family

Elizabeth Colville Smith b. 19 Sep 1865, d. 1 Feb 1959
Marriage*James married Elizabeth C. Smith at the home of her father on 28 November 1888 or 29 November 1888 at Seward Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.1,8,9,3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  2. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, compiler, We Remember, People of Our Past, Vol XII, SI-thru-SQ (415 W. Cunninghan, Winnebago, IL 61088: Order from: John D. Rowley, WHW, 2002), p. 109 and 120. Hereinafter cited as We Remember, People of Our Past.
  3. [S7062] Winnebago County, Illinois Marriages 1836-1962, online Winnebago County Marriages, James Z Smith & Elizabeth C Smith; 29 Nov 1888. Hereinafter cited as Winnebago County Marriages.
  4. [S7307] James Z Smith household, June 26, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Seward Twp., Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 10A; Family: 192; Enumeration District: 0148, Ancestry.com Roll: T624-356.
  5. [S7308] James Z Smith household, about Feb 12, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Seward Twp., Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 1B; Family: 14; Enumeration District: 222, Ancestry.com Roll: T625-416; Image: 547.
  6. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 120 - Marks 90th Year.
  7. [S6210] Edward Smith household, June 5, 1880 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Winnebago, Winnebago, Illinois; Page: 327A; Family: 135; Enumeration District: 236, Ancestry.com Roll: T9_262; Family History Film: 1254262; Image: 0155.
  8. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Page 59; Handwritten wedding invitation - Lizzie Smith and James Z. Smith.
  9. [S323] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900 , Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900 (search page); "Index only, copies may be order"; cited as "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index., Groom -- SMITH, JAMES Z; Bride -- SMITH, ELIZABETH C; County -- WINNEBAGO; Date - 11/29/1888; Volume / Page -- / ; License -- 223.
  10. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 120.
  11. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Mr. (Edward) Smith was born in Aurora, Canada and moved with his family to Rockford a year later.; P. 120 - Marks 90th Year.
  12. [S1564] Prairie Farmer Publishing Company, Prairie Farmer's Directory of Winnebago County Illinois (1917; reprint Evansville, IN 47715: Whipporwill Publications, 1986), Smith, J.Z. (Elizabeth C. Smith) CH Homer, Wallace, Hugh, Warren, Grace, Arthur: Home Farm Winnebago R3 Seward Sec36 O640a (1864). Hereinafter cited as PRDW.
  13. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Published in the Rockford Morning Star (Rockford, Illinois); 22 Jun 1924, Sun; Page 108;
    Mrs. Sarah Thaxter Dies At Winnebago.
  14. [S860] Michael Peacock - The Smiths and McNairs of Campbeltown, Argyllshire, online Hollinghurst Family Tree, James Smith Generation Report -- July 14, 2001. Hereinafter cited as Michael Peacock FTM Home Page.
  15. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, p. 115 - Edward Smith obituary
    undated clipping
    handwritten dates: Death Feb 4. 1941 and funeral Feb 6, 1941.
  16. [S2775] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, World War II Draft Registration search; "United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration"; cited as "Old Man's Draft., Wallace Robert Smith.
  17. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, ...he died on June 27, 1945...; P. 110
    P. 117 - Attorney Fred Smith Dies.
  18. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, p. 116 - Miss Maria E Smith Dies.
  19. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 120 - Mrs. Elizabeth Smith Dies.
  20. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Homer E Smith, 80....died...Tuesday, Jan. 11, 1972.; P. 121 & 123 Homer E Smith.
  21. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 123 Homer E Smith.
  22. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 127 - Wallace R. Smith.
  23. [S300] Letter from Harold Bridgeland (Rockford, IL) to Rick Moffat, various; Rick Moffat Personal Papers (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Chart 1 & 4.
  24. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121 & 128 - Hugh Z Smith.
  25. [S785] World Family Tree Download of Volume 29, tree 0686 , Brøderbund Software - World Family Tree CDs (caution - an unreliable data source), www.genealogy.com; "This database is of questionable value. If not other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Volume 29, tree 0686.
  26. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 130 - Warren L Smith Expires at Local Hospital.
  27. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Grace Elisabeth Bridgeland. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.
  28. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 130 - Grace Bridgeland.
  29. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Grace Bridgeland, SSN 341-50-0076, born 11 Jun 1900, Died 3 May 1992, Residence 61088 Winnebago, Winnebago, IL, Issued IL (1970); On-Line. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  30. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 131 - Smith - Arthur James Smith.

Rhoda Osborn Smith1,2,3,4

F, #10657, b. 19 November 1921, d. 29 November 1922
Father*Hugh Z Smith5,3,4 b. 18 Jan 1895, d. 8 Dec 1973
Mother*Lucinda Spencer Bridgeland6,3,4 b. 19 Feb 1894, d. 3 Mar 1985
Relationship3rd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited30 Oct 2017
     She was born on 19 November 1921 at Illinois, USA.6,7,4
     She died on 29 November 1922 at Rockford, Rockford Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA, at age 1.3,4 Rhoda Osborn Smith was buried on 30 November 1922 at Middle Creek Cemetery, Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.6,4
     In the obituary of Hugh Z Smith who died 8 December 1973, his daughter, Rhoda Smith was listed as predeceased.8

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  2. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, compiler, We Remember, People of Our Past, Vol XII, SI-thru-SQ (415 W. Cunninghan, Winnebago, IL 61088: Order from: John D. Rowley, WHW, 2002), P. 121. Hereinafter cited as We Remember, People of Our Past.
  3. [S785] World Family Tree Download of Volume 29, tree 0686 , Brøderbund Software - World Family Tree CDs (caution - an unreliable data source), www.genealogy.com; "This database is of questionable value. If not other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Volume 29, tree 0686.
  4. [S3491] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 , Ancestry.com, Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947; ""Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916–1947." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original records."; cited as "IL Deaths & Stillbirths., Name: Rhoda Osborn Smith.
  5. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122 & 128.
  6. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 122.
  7. [S112] Michael Peacock, Dec 13, 2000, Date of Import: 13 Dec 2000 - died in infancy.
  8. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 128 - Hugh Z Smith.

Thomas Smith1

M, #10659, b. 16 July 1819, d. after 16 July 1819
Father*James Smith1 b. 28 Mar 1798, d. 7 Apr 1885
Mother*Jane Langdale1 b. 17 Sep 1803, d. 1 Jul 1878
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited31 Oct 2016
     He was born on 16 July 1819 at England.1
     He died after 16 July 1819.
     Research notes:
Did this Thomas die before Thomas James Smith was born in 1830, or was TJ really just "James" Smith? He is not mentioned in the James Smith biographical clipping dated about 1916.2

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000.
  2. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Josephine E Smith1,2

F, #10660, b. 8 April 1918, d. 3 October 2010
Father*Homer Edward Smith3 b. 11 Feb 1891, d. 11 Jan 1972
Mother*Edith Johnson3 b. 1888, d. 19 Nov 1941
Relationship3rd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited17 Aug 2017
     She was born on 8 April 1918.2,4 Josephine married Robert B Baker on 29 December 1945 at Middle Creek Presbyterian Church, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.5,4,6
     She died on 3 October 2010 at Illinois, USA, at age 92.2,4 Josephine E Smith was buried on 6 October 2010 at Middle Creek Cemetery, Winnebago Twp., Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.2,4
     She was graduated in 1936 at Winnebago High School, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.7,4 Josephine E Smith was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Edith Johnson who died 19 November 1941.3,7 Josephine E Smith was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Homer Edward Smith who died 11 January 1972.3,8
     In the obituary of Robert B Baker who died 20 November 2001, his widow, Josephine Smith was listed as a survivor.9

External link for Josephine E Smith on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.10

Family

Robert B Baker b. 9 May 1920, d. 20 Nov 2001
Marriage*Josephine married Robert B Baker on 29 December 1945 at Middle Creek Presbyterian Church, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA.5,4,6 

Citations

  1. [S112] Michael Peacock, online www.genealogy.com, unknown author (Family Tree Maker), downloaded Dec 13, 2000, Date of Import: 13 Dec 2000
    Josephine Smith.
  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., Josephine E "Jo" Smith Baker.
  3. [S112] Michael Peacock, Dec 13, 2000.
  4. [S4512] Tributes - Illinois Obituaries, online Tributes - Illinois Obituaries, Josephine E. Baker
    April 8, 1918 - October 3, 2010
    Rockford, Illinois. Hereinafter cited as Tributes - Illinois Obituaries.
  5. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, compiler, We Remember, People of Our Past, Vol XII, SI-thru-SQ (415 W. Cunninghan, Winnebago, IL 61088: Order from: John D. Rowley, WHW, 2002), P. 121 & 123 - Robert 'Bud' Baker, 81, Loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Hereinafter cited as We Remember, People of Our Past.
  6. [S7062] Winnebago County, Illinois Marriages 1836-1962, online Winnebago County Marriages, Robert B Baker & Josephine Smith; 9 Dec 1945. Hereinafter cited as Winnebago County Marriages.
  7. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 121.
  8. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, Homer E Smith, 80....died...Tuesday, Jan. 11, 1972.; P. 121 & 123 Homer E Smith.
  9. [S301] Winnebago History Writers, We Remember, People of Our Past, P. 123 - Robert 'Bud' Baker, 81, Loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
  10. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).