Lena Dorothy Ristow1,2,3

F, #15281, b. 19 March 1893, d. 7 January 1971
Father*Carl Ristau1,2,4 b. 12 Mar 1855, d. 25 Aug 1932
Mother*Margaret Gienow4 b. 2 Apr 1861, d. 4 Jan 1950
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Lena was born on 19 March 1893 in Ontario, Canada.4 Alternatively, she was born on 19 May 1892 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to her delayed statement of birth 502093.5 Lena married P Arthur Potter circa 1915.1,6 Lena Potter submitted a delayed birth registration for herself on 7 February 1957.5
     She died on 7 January 1971 in Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, at age 77.3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Arthur Potter, Dan Ristow, Lou Ristow, Alf Ristow, Minnie Ristow, Matilda Ristow and Ruth Holman.3 Lena Dorothy Ristow was buried on 9 January 1971 in Notre Dame Cemetery, Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada.3
     In the obituary of Emma Redtman who died 14 February 1938, Emma's sister, Mrs P A Potter was listed as a survivor.1 She lived at Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, on 17 February 1938.
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 29 April 1940 :
Reception Marks 25th Wedding Anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. P. A. Potter, received at their home, 501 Metcalfe street, on Saturday afternoon and evening on the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary. Mrs. Potter was assisted in receiving the guests by Mrs. E. A. Kohl, of Killaloe, who was her bridesmaid 25 years ago...

Mrs. Potter is the former Miss Lena Ristow, daughter of Mrs. Ristow, and the late Mr. Carl Ristow, of Killaloe. Mr. Potter is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Potter, of Barry's Bay. They have resided in Ottawa almost 25 years. Mr. Potter is employed by the C.N.R.6

Census Data

     Lena Restow appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Charlie Restow and Maggie Restow.4

Family

P Arthur Potter
Marriage*Lena married P Arthur Potter circa 1915.1,6 

Citations

  1. [S1035] Passing Mourned of Mrs. F. Redtman, transcription from unknown newspaper, unknown location, March 29, 2001 viewed at Ontario Genweb - Lanark County,, Comba - Newspaper Clippings - Page containing Emma Redtman obituary. Hereinafter cited as transcription from unknown newspaper.
  2. [S5529] Reception Marks 25th Wedding Anniversary, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 29 Apr 1940, Page 9, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  3. [S5534] Deaths - Potter, Lena Dorothy, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jan 8, 1971, Page 28, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S2384] Charlie Restow household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario: Page 17 & 18, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: T-6494.
  5. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Lena Ristau. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  6. [S5529] Ottawa Journal, 29 Apr 1940, Page 9, column 6.

Ida Ruth Ristow1,2

F, #15283, b. 30 September 1902
Father*Carl Ristau1,2,3 b. 12 Mar 1855, d. 25 Aug 1932
Mother*Margaret Gienow2,3 b. 2 Apr 1861, d. 4 Jan 1950
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited17 May 2016
     Ida was born on 30 September 1902 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2,3 Ida married Charles Riske on 26 September 1923 in Baptist Church, Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 019745.1,2,3,4
     She also went by the name of Ruth Ristau on her daughter Margaret's death registration.4
     In the obituary of Emma Redtman who died 14 February 1938, Emma's sister, Mrs Charles Riskie was listed as a survivor.1 She lived at Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, on 17 February 1938.1
     In the obituary of Lena Dorothy Ristow who died 7 January 1971, Lena's sister, Ruth Holman was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Minnie Ristow who died 19 October 1971, Minnie's sister, Ruth Holman was listed as a survivor.6

Family

Charles Riske b. 5 Jan 1891, d. 1963
Marriage*Ida married Charles Riske on 26 September 1923 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 019745.1,2,3,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1035] Passing Mourned of Mrs. F. Redtman, transcription from unknown newspaper, unknown location, March 29, 2001 viewed at Ontario Genweb - Lanark County,, Comba - Newspaper Clippings - Page containing Emma Redtman obituary. Hereinafter cited as transcription from unknown newspaper.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ida Ruth Ristow. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [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., Charles John Riskie & Ida Ruth Risto.
  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: Margaret Helene Riske.
  5. [S5534] Deaths - Potter, Lena Dorothy, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jan 8, 1971, Page 28, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  6. [S5521] Deaths - Grand (sic), Mrs. Minnie, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Oct 21, 1971, Page 57, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Minnie Grand née Ristow. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Frederick Weber1,2

M, #15285, b. 25 October 1879, d. 1959
Father*Herman Weber5 b. c 1854, d. 6 May 1884
Mother*Ernstina Albertine Verch4,5,3 b. 8 Jan 1855, d. 4 Mar 1918
Step-fatherLudwig Fehlhaber3 b. 23 Mar 1848, d. 10 Jun 1894
Last Edited13 Sep 2017
     Frederick was born on 25 October 1879 in Ontario, Canada.4,5,3 Frederick married Adeline Ristow on 19 June 1906 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 017439; Peter C. Smith has two Frerick (Frederick) Weber's, both born in 1879 and married to Adeline Ristow/Ristau. One is listed as the son of Herman Weber, and the other as the son of John Weber. Herman was his father, but he died when Fred was about 6. His mother then married Ludwig Fehlhaber.6,7,8,9 Fred Weber was buried in Emmanuel (aka Immanuel) Baptist Cemetery, Killaloe-Hagarty-Richards Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.10
     He died in 1959 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario.10
     He was listed as next-of-kin/contact on the draft registration of August Felhaber.11 Fred Webber was the informant on the death registration of his grandmother, Eliza Webber who died on 30 October 1918.12

External link for Frederick Weber on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.13

Census Data

     Fredrick appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of John Weber and Eliza Weber.14
     Frederick appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of Louis Falover and Austina Falover.3
     Fred Weber appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his mother Ernestina Felahaber.4

Family

Adeline Ristow b. 7 Nov 1884, d. 1955
Marriage*Frederick married Adeline Ristow on 19 June 1906 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 017439; Peter C. Smith has two Frerick (Frederick) Weber's, both born in 1879 and married to Adeline Ristow/Ristau. One is listed as the son of Herman Weber, and the other as the son of John Weber. Herman was his father, but he died when Fred was about 6. His mother then married Ludwig Fehlhaber.6,7,8,9 
Child

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998, b 1879.
  2. [S86] (see citation for details), Apr 6, 1891 Canada census, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Raglan & Radcliff, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: xx; Family: xx, Rick Moffat - Census Transcription - Personal Papers, Webber, Frederick, M(ale), Age - 11, (Single), -- (Relation ot Head), Birthplace - Ontario, Father's Birthplace - Germany, Mother's Birthplace - Germany, Religion - Baptist; Page 8, Sub-district i- , Hagarty, Family 26.
  3. [S3264] Louis Falover household, Apr 13, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty and Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 7 & 8; Family: 26, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6366.
  4. [S2409] Ernestina Felahaber household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones; Page 15; Family: 122, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film T-6494.
  5. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  6. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Adeline Ristow & Fred Webber. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  7. [S1035] Passing Mourned of Mrs. F. Redtman, transcription from unknown newspaper, unknown location, March 29, 2001 viewed at Ontario Genweb - Lanark County,, Comba - Newspaper Clippings - Page containing Emma Redtman obituary. Hereinafter cited as transcription from unknown newspaper.
  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., Frederick Webber & Adelia Risten.
  9. [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., Adeline Ristow Weber
    Transcription:
    Fred Weber     1879-1959
    his wife Adeline Ristow     1885?-1955.
  10. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Frederick Weber
    Transcription:
    Fred Weber     1879-1959
    his wife Adeline Ristow     1885?-1955.
  11. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Service File (large PDF file): August Felhaver. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  12. [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: Eliza Webber.
  13. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  14. [S6042] John Weber household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 17; Family: 68, Ancestry.com Roll: C_13234.
  15. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Ida Ethel Webber
    Father's Name: Fred Webber
    Mother's Name: Adeline Ristow.

P Arthur Potter1,2

M, #15286
Father*J. H. Potter3
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     P married Lena Dorothy Ristow circa 1915.2,4
     He was a pallbearer at the burial ofEmma I Ristow, on 16 February 1938 in Albert Street Cemetery - Block F, Arnprior, McNab Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.5,2,6
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 29 April 1940 :
Reception Marks 25th Wedding Anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. P. A. Potter, received at their home, 501 Metcalfe street, on Saturday afternoon and evening on the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary. Mrs. Potter was assisted in receiving the guests by Mrs. E. A. Kohl, of Killaloe, who was her bridesmaid 25 years ago...

Mrs. Potter is the former Miss Lena Ristow, daughter of Mrs. Ristow, and the late Mr. Carl Ristow, of Killaloe. Mr. Potter is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Potter, of Barry's Bay. They have resided in Ottawa almost 25 years. Mr. Potter is employed by the C.N.R.4

     In the obituary of Lena Dorothy Ristow who died 7 January 1971, Lena's husband, Arthur Potter was listed as a survivor.7

Family

Lena Dorothy Ristow b. 19 Mar 1893, d. 7 Jan 1971

Citations

  1. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Arthur Potter, pall-bearer and P A Potter are the same person.
  2. [S1035] Passing Mourned of Mrs. F. Redtman, transcription from unknown newspaper, unknown location, March 29, 2001 viewed at Ontario Genweb - Lanark County,, Comba - Newspaper Clippings - Page containing Emma Redtman obituary. Hereinafter cited as transcription from unknown newspaper.
  3. [S5529] Reception Marks 25th Wedding Anniversary, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 29 Apr 1940, Page 9, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S5529] Ottawa Journal, 29 Apr 1940, Page 9, column 6.
  5. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, links will be 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., Ferdnand F Redtman & Emma I Ristow
    Transcription:
    Ferdnand F Redtman
    1877 - 1942
    His Wife
    Emma I Ristow
    1882 - 1938
    REDTMAN.
  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., Emma Isabell Redtman.
  7. [S5534] Deaths - Potter, Lena Dorothy, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jan 8, 1971, Page 28, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Laura Mae Henderson1,2,3,4,5

F, #15289, b. 1 October 1902, d. 25 November 1996
Father*James Franklin Henderson1,6,4,5 b. 4 Oct 1861, d. 17 Sep 1908
Mother*Hester Adaline Prince1,6,4,5 b. 1 Feb 1868, d. 13 Jun 1905
Last Edited17 Oct 2012
     Laura was born on 1 October 1902 in Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana, USA.1,7,4,5 Laura married Albert Burt Crosskill on 6 September 1931 in Santa Clara County, California, USA, California Marriage Certificate 3100972; Date 09/06/1931.8,5
     She died on 25 November 1996 in Mountain View, Santa Clara County, California, USA, at age 94.6,2,4
     Her name was also recorded as Laura Marie Henderson.9,2,6

Family

Albert Burt Crosskill b. 11 Sep 1895, d. 18 May 1989

Citations

  1. [S610] Ron Johnson, online www.genealogy.com, Ron Johnson (unknown location), downloaded Release date: November 29, 1995, Date of Import: Mar 29, 2003.
  2. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, CROSSKILL LAURA MAE 10/01/1902 PRINCE HENDERSON F INDIANA SANTA CLARA 11/25/1996 558-10-1764 94 yrs. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S814] Santa Clara County California, Marriage records, online www.Rootsweb.com, Certifivccate # 3100972; Date 09/06/1931; CROSSKILL, ALBERT BERT: HENDERSON, LAURA MAE. Hereinafter cited as Santa Clara, CA Marriages.
  4. [S386] California Death Index, online California Death Records, Name: Laura Mae Crosskill
    [Laura Mae Henderson]. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  5. [S1675] Alice F Windle, online Alice Windel GED file, Alice F Windle (Granite, OK), downloaded Nov 26, 2007, Albert B. Crosskill & Laura Mae Henderson.
  6. [S607] Sandra K Murray, online unknown url, Sandra K Murray (unknown location), Viewed March 31, 2003, Family Tree Maker Online InterneTree.
  7. [S607] Sandra K Murray, Viewed March 31, 2003.
  8. [S814] Santa Clara, CA Marriages, online www.Rootsweb.com, Certificate # 3100972; Date 09/06/1931; CROSSKILL, ALBERT BERT: HENDERSON, LAURA MAE
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ca/santaclara/vitals/…
  9. [S609] Ron Johnson, online unknown url, Ron Johnson (unknown location), downloaded November 29, 1995, Tree 4071 - Date of Import: Apr 18, 1999.

Albert Burt Crosskill1,2,3,4,5

M, #15290, b. 11 September 1895, d. 18 May 1989
Father*Charles Croskill1,2,5,4,3 b. Apr 1859, d. 19 Oct 1940
Mother*Mary Scheick1,2,5,4 b. Feb 1867, d. 17 Jan 1949
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited28 Apr 2017
     Albert was born on 11 September 1895 in French Town, Walla Walla, Walla Walla County, Washington, USA, near Walla Walla. The 1930 census indicates he was born in North Dakota in about 1896 or 1897, but other sources confirm he was born in Washington.1,2,3,5,4,6,7 Albert married an unknown person between 1921 and 1923, the 1930 census indicates that Albert was married when he was 26, and was divorsed at the time of the census when he was age 33.8,6 He and an unknown person were divorced before 4 April 1930.6 Albert married Laura Mae Henderson on 6 September 1931 in Santa Clara County, California, USA, California Marriage Certificate 3100972; Date 09/06/1931.9,7
     He died on 18 May 1989 in Mountain View, Santa Clara County, California, USA, at age 93 Lived in Sunnyvale, Calif. He owned & managed Formway Machine Shop, retiring in August 1972.4,5,1,7 Albert Burt Crosskill was buried in Alta Mesa Cemetery, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, USA.7

Census Data

     Albert appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Puyallup Preceinct, Pierce County, Washington in the household of his parents, Charles Crosskill and Mary Crosskill.10 Albert Burt Crosskill appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Richmond, Contra Costa County, California, enumerated 4 April 1930.11

Family

Laura Mae Henderson b. 1 Oct 1902, d. 25 Nov 1996
Marriage*Albert married Laura Mae Henderson on 6 September 1931 in Santa Clara County, California, USA, California Marriage Certificate 3100972; Date 09/06/1931.9,7 

Citations

  1. [S609] Ron Johnson, online unknown url, Ron Johnson (unknown location), downloaded November 29, 1995, Tree 4071 - Date of Import: Apr 18, 1999.
  2. [S302] Crosskill Family Tree, Family History, January and March 2003, Rick Moffat Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Page 10 - More About Family of Benjamin Croscall/Cros(s)kil/Croskell...
  3. [S1666] Charlie Crosskill household, June 15, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Puyallup, Pierce, Washington; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 158; Family: 260, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1748, Household Members: Name Age
    Charles Crosskel 38 [I read Crosskil]
    Mary Crosskel 32
    Nellie Crosskel 10
    Herbert Crosskel 8
    Auther Crosskel 6 [I read Author]
    Albert Crosskel 4.
  4. [S386] California Death Index, online California Death Records, CROSSKILL ALBERT B; Birth Date 09/11/1895; Mother Maiden SHIEK; Father Last ; Sex M; Birth Place WASHINGTON; Death Place SANTA CLARA; Death Date 05/18/1989; SS# 546-10-1908; Age 93 yrs. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  5. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, ALBERT B CROSSKILL; SSN 546-10-1908 Residence: 94041 Mountain View, Santa Clara, CA; Born 11 Sep 1895 Last Benefit ; Died 18 May 1989 Issued: CA (Before 1951. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  6. [S815] Albert Croskill household, Apr 4, 1930 Household Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Roll: 114; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 67, Ancestry.com Image: 918.0., Household Members: Name Age
    Albert B Croskill 33.
  7. [S1675] Alice F Windle, online Alice Windel GED file, Alice F Windle (Granite, OK), downloaded Nov 26, 2007, Albert B. Crosskill & Laura Mae Henderson.
  8. [S607] Sandra K Murray, online unknown url, Sandra K Murray (unknown location), Viewed March 31, 2003.
  9. [S814] Santa Clara County California, Marriage records, online www.Rootsweb.com, Certificate # 3100972; Date 09/06/1931; CROSSKILL, ALBERT BERT: HENDERSON, LAURA MAE
    http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/ca/santaclara/vitals/…. Hereinafter cited as Santa Clara, CA Marriages.
  10. [S1666] June 15, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Puyallup, Pierce, Washington; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 158; Family: 260.
  11. [S815] Apr 4, 1930 Household Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Roll: 114; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 67.

Dorthea or Dorathea Bloedow1,2

F, #15292, b. June 1902
Father*William Frederick Bledow3 b. 8 Jun 1857, d. 1943
Mother*Marie Ristau4 b. 8 Dec 1866, d. 3 Mar 1907
Last Edited3 Jan 2010
     Dorthea was born in June 1902 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.3,2

Census Data

     Dora Bleadow appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her father William Bleadow.3

Citations

  1. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS; Posted Feb 5, 2003:...Grandfather on the Bloedow side was William born in Kleinseller, Germany 1857. Children of William and wife Matilda Verch were John, Helena (my mother) Emma and Ottilie. Second marriage to Marie Ristau with children: Martha, Hannah, Dorthea, Maria Ann and Frederick. William Bloedow died 1943 in Lyndock/Killaloe.
  2. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Dorathea Bloedow - birth. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  3. [S2652] William Bleadow household, June 5 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read surname as Bleadow.
  4. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url.

Maria Ann Bloedow1

F, #15293, b. July 1905
Father*William Frederick Bledow2 b. 8 Jun 1857, d. 1943
Mother*Marie Ristau3 b. 8 Dec 1866, d. 3 Mar 1907
Last Edited29 Apr 2011
     Maria was born in July 1905 in Ontario, Canada.2
     Her name was also recorded as Mary Bleadow.2

Census Data

     Mary Bleadow appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her father William Bleadow.2

Citations

  1. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS; Posted Feb 5, 2003:...Grandfather on the Bloedow side was William born in Kleinseller, Germany 1857. Children of William and wife Matilda Verch were John, Helena (my mother) Emma and Ottilie. Second marriage to Marie Ristau with children: Martha, Hannah, Dorthea, Maria Ann and Frederick. William Bloedow died 1943 in Lyndock/Killaloe.
  2. [S2652] William Bleadow household, June 5 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Schedule 1, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I read surname as Bleadow.
  3. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Posted Feb 5, 2003:...Grandfather on the Bloedow side was William born in Kleinseller, Germany 1857. Children of William and wife Matilda Verch were John, Helena (my mother) Emma and Ottilie. Second marriage to Marie Ristau with children: Martha, Hannah, Dorthea, Maria Ann and Frederick. William Bloedow died 1943 in Lyndock/Killaloe.

Frederick Bloedow1

M, #15294, b. after 31 December 1905
Father*William Frederick Bledow b. 8 Jun 1857, d. 1943
Mother*Marie Ristau1 b. 8 Dec 1866, d. 3 Mar 1907
Last Edited26 Aug 2017
     Frederick was born after 31 December 1905.2

Citations

  1. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Posted Feb 5, 2003:...Grandfather on the Bloedow side was William born in Kleinseller, Germany 1857. Children of William and wife Matilda Verch were John, Helena (my mother) Emma and Ottilie. Second marriage to Marie Ristau with children: Martha, Hannah, Dorthea, Maria Ann and Frederick. William Bloedow died 1943 in Lyndock/Killaloe.
  2. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption.

Christenna A Seed1

F, #15295, b. 19 March 1898, d. 12 January 1976
Father*Johnston Seed1,2 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1,2 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited6 Jun 2019
     Christenna was born on 19 March 1898 in Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada.1,2,3
     She died on 12 January 1976 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 77.3
     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her daughter, Tennie Hartley of Moose Jaw, SK, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Ernest H Seed who died 8 May 1966, his sister Tennie, Mrs A J Hartley of Moose Jaw, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her sister, Tennie Hartley of Moose Jaw, SK, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his sister, Tennie Hartley was listed as predeceased.7
     In the obituary of Gertrude May Seed who died 28 August 1986, her sister, Tennie Hartley was listed as predeceased.8

Census Data

     Tena A Seed appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Craven, Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan) in the household of her parents, Johnston Seed and Etta E A Seed.2

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S2512] Johnston Seed household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Craven, Assiniboia West; Page 4; Family: 29, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots.
  4. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  5. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Ernest Howard Seed1,2,3

M, #15296, b. 18 January 1888, d. 8 May 1966
Father*Johnston Seed1,2,4 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1,2,4 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited6 Jun 2019
     Ernest was born on 18 January 1888 in Saskatchewan, Canada, Saskatchewan Birth Registration 5192.2 Alternatively, he was born on 18 January 1888 in Kerfoot, Manitoba, Canada, the 1901 census gives rural Manitoba as his birthplace. There is no birth registration record for him in the on-line search for Manitoba.5,4,3 Ernest married Sadie Mae McGregor on 14 June 1916 in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     He died on 8 May 1966 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 78.3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Erwin Seed, Percy Seed, Lottie Donaldson, May Middlemiss, Mrs A J Hartley, Mrs R E McGregor and Mrs H C Goudie.5
     He lived at the Moose Jaw & Regina District, Saskatchewan, Canada, in 1891.6
     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her son, Ernest Seed of Regina, SK, was listed as a survivor.7
     The funeral service of Ernest Howard Seed was held in the Regina, Saskatchewan Leader-Post 17 May 1966
     E. H. Seed riles held--Funeral service for Ernest H. Seed, 78, of 2S24 12th Ave. was held in Speers Funeral Chapel May 11 with Ramsey Quark of Moose Jaw officiating. Burial was in Regina cemetery. Mr. Seed was born at Kerfoot, Man., and spent his early years at Tregarva, then homesteaded at Kincaid, He moved to Regina in 1918 and worked for several Regina firms before retiring in 1958. He is survived by his wife, the former Sadie McGregor, at home: two brothers. Erwin of 1256 Robinson St. and Percy of Saskatchewan Beach; six sisters. Mrs. Lottie Donaldson of 4440 Rae St., Mrs. May Middlemiss of Hearne. Mrs Essie Blackstock of Inchkeith, Mrs A. J. Hartley of Moose Jaw, Mrs. R. E. McGregor of Midale, and Mrs. H. C. Goudie of Saskatoon; a daughter, Mrs. R. S. Taylor, at home, and a granddaughter. Mr. Seed was a past deputy master of the Royal Black Perceptory Chapter No. 581 Pile-o-Bones Regina and past master of No. 2631 Edward L.O L.5
     In the obituary of Sadie Mae Seed who died 31 August 1967, her husband, Ernest Seed was listed as predeceased.8
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her brother, Ernest Seed was listed as predeceased.9
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his brother, Ernest Seed was listed as predeceased.10
     In the obituary of Gertrude May Seed who died 28 August 1986, her brother, Ernest Seed was listed as predeceased.11
     March 2018 Research notes:
The Google news archive digital images of the Regina Leader Post for the period after his death are of very poor quality, and no obituary can be identified.12

Census Data

     Ernest H Seed appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Craven, Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan) in the household of his parents, Johnston Seed and Etta E A Seed.4

Family

Sadie Mae McGregor b. 12 Dec 1895, d. 31 Aug 1967
Marriage*Ernest married Sadie Mae McGregor on 14 June 1916 in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada.3 

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S2338] Ernest Howard Seed, Birth on-line, Last Name: SEED; First Name: ERNEST HOWARD (1888), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots., Ernest Howard Seed.
  4. [S2512] Johnston Seed household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Craven, Assiniboia West; Page 4; Family: 29, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Seed, Ernest H - residence in 1891. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  7. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S9659] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Sep 2, 1967, Page 25, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Sadie Mae Seed née McGregor. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Erwin Russell Seed1

M, #15297, b. 22 February 1909, d. 18 August 1987
Father*Johnston Seed1 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited14 Jun 2019
     Erwin was born on 22 February 1909 in Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     He died on 18 August 1987 at home in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 78.2,3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Greta Goudie and Gladys McGregor.3
     Erwin Seed was referenced in an article about the bridal shower for Kathleen Rennick published on 22 October 1929 in the newspaper the Leader-Post.4

     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her son, Erwin Seed of Regina, SK, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Ernest H Seed who died 8 May 1966, his brother, Erwin Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her brother, Erwin Seed of Regina, SK, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his brother, Erwin Seed was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Essie Maud Blackstock who died 7 March 1981, her brother, Irwin Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Gertrude May Seed who died 28 August 1986, her brother, Erwin Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.10
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 20 August 1987 .3

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots.
  3. [S9747] Death Notice: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Aug 20, 1987, Page 37, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Erwin Russell Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  4. [S9003] Shower for Bride-Elect, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 22, 1929, Page 7, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Shower for Bride-Elect . Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  5. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S9210] Death Notice: Blackstock, The Leader-Post, Regina, Sk, Mar 9, 1981, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Essie M Blackstock née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Essie Maud Seed1,2,3,4,5

F, #15298, b. 2 January 1892, d. 7 March 1981
Father*Johnston Seed1,3,6 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1,3,6 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited14 Feb 2019
     Essie was born on 2 January 1892 in Tregarva, Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada.6,3,7 Essie married Hugh Alexander Blackstock on 29 September 1915 in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.8,9,10
     She died on 7 March 1981 in Kipling, RM of Kingsley No. 124, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 89.11,4,5
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Irwin Seed, May Middlemiss, Gladys McGregor and Greta Gowdie. Predeceased: Hugh A Blackstock.5 Essie Maud Seed was buried on 11 March 1981 in Lansdowne Memorial Gardens, Kipling, RM of Kingsley No. 124, Saskatchewan, Canada.5,12
     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her daughter, Essie Blackstock of Inchkeith, SK, was listed as a survivor.13 She witnessed the death of his sister,Ernest H Seed on 8 May 1966.14
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her sister, Essie Blackstock of Langbank, SK, was listed as a survivor.15
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his sister, Essie Blackstock was listed as a survivor.16
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 9 March 1981 .5

     In the obituary of Gertrude May Seed who died 28 August 1986, her sister, Essie Blackstock was listed as predeceased.17

Census Data

     Essie M Seed appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Craven, Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan) in the household of her parents, Johnston Seed and Etta E A Seed.6

Family

Hugh Alexander Blackstock b. 23 Sep 1881, d. 4 Oct 1948
Marriage*Essie married Hugh Alexander Blackstock on 29 September 1915 in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.8,9,10 

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S612] Debbie Garcia, online www.ancestry.com, Debbie Garcia (unknown location), Name: Essie Maude SEED
    Sex: F
    Birth: 2 JAN 1892 in Tregarva, Saskatchewan
    Death: 7 MAR 1981 in Tregarva, Saskatchewan.
  3. [S2339] Essie Maud Seed, Birth on-line, Last Name: SEED; First Name: ESSIE MAUD (1892), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  4. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots., Essie Maude Seed.
  5. [S9210] Death Notice: Blackstock, The Leader-Post, Regina, Sk, Mar 9, 1981, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Essie M Blackstock née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S2512] Johnston Seed household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Craven, Assiniboia West; Page 4; Family: 29, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  7. [S3294] Laura Hankowski and Marley John, compiler, Births, Deaths, Marriages from Regina Newspapers 1890 - 1899 (n.p.: n.pub.), SEED - b. 1892 Tregarva, to the wife of Johnson Seed, a daughter. S. 12 Feb 1892.. Hereinafter cited as BMD Regina 1890-1899.
  8. [S612] Debbie Garcia, Essie Maude SEED Marriage 1 Hugh Alexander BLACKSTOCK Married: 29 SEP 1915 in Tregarva, Saskatchewan.
  9. [S485] Family Search Pedigree Resource File -- 1283800-0421101185315 , Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files, unknown url; "This database is of questionable value. If no other sources are given for an event or relationship, consider it unreliable and subject to further research for verification"; cited as "Family Search Pedigree Resource File., Seed, Essie Maud; Spouse: Blackstock, Hugh Alexander Marriage Date: 29 September 1915; City: Canada ; State: SK.
  10. [S3120] "My Pilgrim Roots", online My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry: Essie Maude Seed & Hugh Alexander Blackstock.
  11. [S612] Debbie Garcia, Essie Maude SEED.
  12. [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., Essie Maud Blackstock née Seed
    BLACKSTOCK
    Hugh Alexander 1881-1849
    Essie Maud 1892-1981Grave marker transcription:.
  13. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  14. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  15. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  16. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  17. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Gertrude May Seed1,2,3

F, #15299, b. 1 May 1894, d. 28 August 1986
Father*Johnston Seed1,4,2 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1,4,2 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited17 Jan 2019
     Gertrude was born on 1 May 1894 in Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan), Canada, Saskatchewan Registration Number: 5382.1,4,2,3 Gertrude married John Frederick Middlemiss in 1917 in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.5,6
     She died on 28 August 1986 in a local hospital in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 92.3,6
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Gretta Goudie, Gladys McGregor and Erwin Seed. Predeceased: John Frederick Middlemiss, Ernest Seed, Percy Seed, Lottie Donaldson, Essie Blackstock, Violet Dickson and Tennie Hartley.6 Gertrude May Seed was buried on 2 September 1986 in Rosedale Cemetery, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada.6
     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her daughter, May Middlemiss of Hearn, SK, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Ernest H Seed who died 8 May 1966, his sister, May Middlemiss of Hearne, was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her sister, May Middlemiss of Moose Jaw, SK, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his sister, May Middlemiss was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Essie Maud Blackstock who died 7 March 1981, her sister, May Middlemiss of Moose Jaw, was listed as a survivor.11
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 30 August 1986 .6

Census Data

     Gertrude M Seed appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Craven, Assiniboia, Northwest Territories (Saskatchewan) in the household of her parents, Johnston Seed and Etta E A Seed.4

Family

John Frederick Middlemiss b. 25 May 1886, d. 8 Feb 1955
Marriage*Gertrude married John Frederick Middlemiss in 1917 in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.5,6 

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S2355] Gertude May Seed, Birth on-line, Last Name: SEED; First Name: GERTRUDE MAY (1894), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots., Gertrude May Seed.
  4. [S2512] Johnston Seed household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Craven, Assiniboia West; Page 4; Family: 29, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S3120] "My Pilgrim Roots", online My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry: Gertrude May Seed & John Frederick Middlemiss.
  6. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9210] Death Notice: Blackstock, The Leader-Post, Regina, Sk, Mar 9, 1981, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Essie M Blackstock née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Gladys Victoria Seed1,2

F, #15300, b. 19 April 1901, d. 27 August 1988
Father*Johnston Seed1,2 b. 3 Jan 1861, d. 13 Feb 1947
Mother*Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead1,2 b. 24 Feb 1866, d. 27 Jan 1953
Last Edited14 Jun 2019
     Gladys was born on 19 April 1901 in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.1,2 Gladys married Robert McGregor.3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Gretta Goudie. Predeceased: Robert McGregor.3
     She died on 27 August 1988 in Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 87.4,3 Gladys Victoria Seed was buried on 30 August 1988 in Midale Cemetery, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     In the obituary of Esther Etta Amelia Olmstead who died 27 January 1953, her daughter, Gladys McGregor of Aberdeen, SK, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Ernest H Seed who died 8 May 1966, his sister Gladys, Mrs R E McGregor of Midale, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Lottie Annabelle Seed who died 29 October 1971, her sister, Gladys McGregor of Midale, SK, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Albert Percy Seed who died 8 January 1978, his sister, Gladys McGregor was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Essie Maud Blackstock who died 7 March 1981, her sister, Gladys McGregor of Estevan, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Gertrude May Seed who died 28 August 1986, her sister, Gladys McGregor of Estevan, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Erwin Russell Seed who died 18 August 1987, his sister, Gladys McGregor of Estevan, was listed as a survivor.11
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 30 August 1988 .3

Family

Robert McGregor
Marriage*Gladys married Robert McGregor.3 

Citations

  1. [S80] Family Data Collection-- Births (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, Family Data Collection-- Births; "Compiled by Edmund West for a genetic research database. Considered an unreliable source of information due to the lack source citations"; cited as "Family Data Collection-- Births., Children of Johnsotn Seed & Esther Olmsted.
  2. [S2335] Gladys Victoria Seed, Birth on-line, Last Name: SEED; First Name: GLADYS VICTORIA (1901), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S9057] Death Notice: McGregor, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Aug 30, 1988, Page 27, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gladys McGregor née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  4. [S3120] My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry (Publisher: Ancestry), Ancestry.com, My Pilgrim Roots on Ancestry; "Ruth Pilgrim has granted me guest rights to view her entire family tree. Please validate data with other sources"; cited as "My Pilgrim Roots.
  5. [S8336] Death Notices: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 28, 1953, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Esther Seed nee Olmstead (in the column below the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S9660] E. H. Seed rites held, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchcewan, May 17, 1966, Page 15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Ernest H. Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S8338] Deaths: Donaldson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 1, 1971, Page 21, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Lottie Annabella Donaldson née Seed (see further down from the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S8334] Death Notice: Seed, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 9, 1978, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Percy Albert Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S9210] Death Notice: Blackstock, The Leader-Post, Regina, Sk, Mar 9, 1981, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Essie M Blackstock née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S9058] Death Notice: Middlemiss, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 30, 1986, Page 75, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gertrude "May" Middlemiss née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9747] Death Notice: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Aug 20, 1987, Page 37, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Erwin Russell Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.