Reginald Ballard1

M, #18062, b. 1880, d. April 1947
Last Edited8 Mar 2017
     He was born in 1880 in Madoc, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada.1 Reginald married Mary Ann Giles on 20 February 1901.1
     He died in April 1947.1

Family 1

Mary Ann Giles b. 1881, d. Nov 1953

Family 2

Child

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 64 & 65; Ballard Family by his granddaughters. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.

Basil W Bimm1,2

M, #18070, b. 1916, d. 30 August 1923
Father*Ernest G Bimm Jr.1,2 b. 3 Dec 1882, d. b 9 Jul 1968
Mother*Alvina M Discher2 b. 1890, d. 1977
Last Edited20 May 2018
     He was born in 1916.2
     He died on 30 August 1923 in Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,2 Basil W Bimm was buried in Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Eganville, Twp. of Bonnechere Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.2
     The following newspaper article appeared in in the book Reflections of a Century compiled by the Eganville Leader (2002) in Eganville in Ontario originally published 7 September 1923 :
A gloom was cast over the community on Thursday afternoon of last week when the news spread that the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Bimm, Jr., met death by drowning. He and a number of young companions were disporting themselves in the Bonnechere at Lett's Landing when the boy got beyond his depth and drowned. His companions strived in every manner to effect a rescue and had almost succeeded when the limp body slipped from their exhausted arms back into the water.1

Citations

  1. [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), Page 133; 1923 Briefs -- September 7 -- Sad Drowning Accident. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  2. [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/…

Minna Auguste Brose1,2

F, #18072, b. 1876, d. 1970
Father*Wilhelm Brose2
Mother*Ernestine Kruger2
Last Edited19 Apr 2017
     She was born in 1876.3 Minna married Herman August Bimm in 1900 in Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 014471.4,1,3
     She died in 1970.3 Minna Auguste Brose was buried in Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Eganville, Twp. of Bonnechere Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.3
     She also went by the name of Minnie according to the obituary of her son, H Arthur Bimm.4 Minnie Brose was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Herbert Arthur Bimm who died 5 September 1959, his mother.4,3

Family

Herman August Bimm b. 1874, d. 7 Jan 1954
Children

Citations

  1. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Herman August Bimm and Ninna Auguste Brose. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  2. [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., Herman August Bimm & Minna Auguste Brose.
  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. [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), Page 379 - Sept 11, 1959 - H. Arthur Bimm Died Suddenly. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.

Herbert Arthur Bimm1,2

M, #18073, b. 18 September 1901, d. 5 September 1959
Father*Herman August Bimm1,3 b. 1874, d. 7 Jan 1954
Mother*Minna Auguste Brose1,3 b. 1876, d. 1970
Last Edited20 May 2018
     He was born on 18 September 1901 in Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 036577.1,2,3,4
     He died on 5 September 1959 in Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, at age 57.1,3 Herbert Arthur Bimm was buried in Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Eganville, Twp. of Bonnechere Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.3
     His name was also recorded as Arthur.5,3 He was a witness from "Reflections of a Century", 1927 Briefs, page 154:
R.G. Boland Sells Jewellry Business
Mr. R.G. Boland, who for over 20 years conducted a jewellery business in Eganville -- his shop being considered one of the most attractive in the Ottawa Valley -- has been sold to Mr. Arthur Bimm, son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Bimm, of Eganville, who took possession on Wednesday. The new owner has been with J. Deacon Taylor, jeweller of Pembroke, for the past seven years and is therefore practical and experienced.5
     From "Reflections of a Century", 1959 Briefs - page 378 - May 15 - A Massive Robbery in Eganville
With the assistance of OPP investigators from the Perth Headquarteres, Eganville Police Chief Rod Junkin is conducxting an intensive investigatoin ot idnetify the master robbers who entered the H. Arthur Bimm Jewelleery Store in Eganville about 2 a,m, on Thursday ad escaped with an estimated $20,000 in diamonds, luggage, wrist watches and other valuable merchandise....6

Citations

  1. [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), Page 379 - Sept 11, 1959 - H. Arthur Bimm Died Suddenly. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  2. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Bimm, Herbert Arthur. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  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. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Herbert Arthur Bimm. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S544] The Eganville Leader, Reflections of a Century, page 154; 1927 Briefs -- September 23 -- R.G. Boland Sells Jewellery Business.
  6. [S544] The Eganville Leader, Reflections of a Century, Page 378 - May 15, 1959 - A Massive Robbery In Eganville.

Ida Louise Schultz1,2,3,4

F, #18074, b. 13 April 1905, d. 7 October 1961
Father*Hermon Schultz4
Mother*Martha Biesenthal4 b. c 1876
Last Edited24 Jul 2018
     She was born circa 1901.5 She was born on 13 April 1905 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,6,7,4 Ida married Ezra Bertram Schonnop on 22 June 1927 in Locksley, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,2,3,4
     She died on 7 October 1961 in Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 56.1,2,3,5 Ida Louise Schultz was buried in Wilberforce United Church Cemetery, Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.3,2
     The following newspaper article appeared in in the book Reflections of a Century compiled by the Eganville Leader (2002) in Eganville in Ontario originally published 8 October 1961 :
Pembroke Woman Burned to Death When Car Exploded
Pembroke, Oct. 8
Mrs. Ezra Schonnop, 60, of Miller St., Pembroke, was burned to death early Saturday when the car in which she was riding exploded and burst into flames after being struck by another car. Mrs. Schonnop and her husband had stopped on the B Line, four miles south of here, to assist Arthur Boldt, 32, of R.R. 6, Pembroke, whose truck was in the ditch. A car driven by Thomas Maloney, 21, of the Royal Canadian Air Force Station, at Foymount, struck the rear of the Schonnop car.

Mr. Boldt kicked out the windshield and pulled Mr. Schonnop from the burning car. "When I returned for the screaming Mrs. Schonnop, her body was engulfed in flames," he said.1

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 1 December 1961 :
A charge of dangerous driving against LAC Thomas Basil Maloney, 21, of RCAF Foymount was dismissed in magistrate's court Thursday.

Maloney had been charged in connection with the Oct. 7 traffic death of Mrs. Ida Schonnop, 60, of Pembroke, killed when the parked car in which she was riding was hit from behind by Maloney's vehicle five miles south of here.8

Family

Ezra Bertram Schonnop b. 31 Mar 1899, d. 26 Aug 1986
Marriage*Ida married Ezra Bertram Schonnop on 22 June 1927 in Locksley, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario.1,2,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [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), Page 397 - Pembroke Woman Burned to Death When Car Explodes. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  2. [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., Ida Louise Schultz (footstone)
    Transcription:
    Ida Louise Schultz Beloved wife of Ezra Schonnop 1905-1961.
  3. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: Ezra B. Schonnop & Ida Louise Schultz
    Transcription:
    SCHONNOP
    Ezra B. Schonnop March 31, 1899 - Aug. 26, 1986
    His Beloved Wife Ida Louise Schultz Apr. 13, 1905 - Oct. 7, 1961
    Asleep in Jesus.
  4. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, Ezra SCHONOP & Ida SCHULTZ
    http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/renf1927.htm. Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.
  5. [S5679] Court Acquits Foymount Man in Fatality Case, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Dec 1, 1961, page 7, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Ontario), 1 Dec 1961, Fri, page 7, column 8
    Court Acquits Foymount Man in Fatality Case
    Pembroke (CP). Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  6. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  7. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  8. [S5679] Ottawa Journal, Dec 1, 1961, page 7, column 8.
  9. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  10. [S3333] Lynda Schultz, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10618639/, Lynda Schultz (Timmins, Ontario, Canada), downloaded viewed 13 Oct 2011, Beverly Schonnop.
  11. [S3333] Lynda Schultz, viewed 13 Oct 2011, Schonnop, Darlene.

Christian Yurth1

M, #18076, b. 11 November 1856, d. 13 January 1857
Father*Martin Markus1 b. 28 Jun 1834, d. 17 Aug 1925
Mother*Caroline Jurth1 b. Sep 1830, d. 1 Apr 1908
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited17 Jan 2017
     He was born on 11 November 1856 in Drachhausen, Cottbus, Brandenburg, Prussia/Preußen (modern Germany).1
     He died on 13 January 1857.1

Citations

  1. [S195] International Genealogical Index, online International Genealogical Index search, Christian Yurth. Hereinafter cited as IGI.

Walter Bowes1

M, #18077, b. 28 May 1880
Father*Alexander Bowes2,1 b. c 1855, d. 4 Jun 1909
Mother*Frances Ann Thomas2,1 b. 18 May 1845, d. 18 May 1924
Last Edited16 May 2018
     He was born on 28 May 1880 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1
     His name was also recorded as Walter Boase according to a Renfrew Mercury clipping.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the in Renfrew, Ontario Renfrew Mercury 1 April 1927 :
Mr. Walter Boase of Haleys Station was at the home of Mr. Matt. Noack on Friday. He paid a visit to his sister Mrs. Albert Noack, who is still confined to her bed.3

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Walter Bowes. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S962] (none), Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, April 1, 1927 viewed at Paper of Record (this repository now excludes the Renfrew Mercury). Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  3. [S962] Renfrew Mercury, April 1, 1927, Renfrew Mercury - April 1, 1927
    Mr. Walter Boase of Haleys Station was at the home of Mr. Matt. Noack on Friday. He paid a visit to his sister Mrs. Albert Noack, who is still confined to her bed.

Mary Ann Giles1

F, #18079, b. 1881, d. November 1953
Last Edited8 Mar 2017
     She was born in 1881 in Oxfordshire, England.1 Mary married Reginald Ballard on 20 February 1901.1
     She died in November 1953.1

Family

Reginald Ballard b. 1880, d. Apr 1947

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 64 & 65; Ballard Family by his granddaughters. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.

Edward Verch1

M, #18080, b. 24 May 1889
Father*August Verch1
Mother*Olga (?)1 b. b 1874
Last Edited17 May 2019
     He was born on 24 May 1889 in Golden Lake, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1 Alternatively, he was born on 4 May 1889.1
Canadian Military Service :
     Edward Verch was conscripted on 11 November 1917 in Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada, a single farmer at the time of signing his WWI Particulars of Recruit form of Jun 11, 1918. A note on the form states that his service reckons from Nov 11, 1917. He was in the 2nd Depot Battalion, Eastern Ontario Regiment.1
     Edward Verch ended his military service on 12 November 1918 At the time of his discharge it was noted he had pulmonary tuberculosis since an attack of pleurisy in 1914, so it was not due to his service.
End of Military Service section.1

     June 2018 Research notes:
I have not found a birth or death registration in Ontario.2

     The following information is from my personal research, June 2018:
August and his son Edward were both "of Ruby, Ontario" according to Edward's military service file.1

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Digitized service file - PDF format: Edward Verch. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).