Douglas Bruce Gienow1,2

M, #23141, b. 19 August 1944, d. 15 October 2014
Father*Ralph Alfred Gienow1,3 b. 8 Mar 1912, d. 31 Aug 2003
Mother*Anna Dorothy Martin1,3 b. 29 Dec 1914, d. 30 Dec 2003
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited25 Feb 2019
     Douglas was born on 19 August 1944.2
     He died on 15 October 2014 in Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 70.4,5
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Predeceased: Ralph Gienow, Dorothy Gienow, Jeannie Gienow, Alec Downie and Lillian Downie.5
     He also went by the name of Doug.6
     In the obituary of Ralph Alfred Gienow who died 31 August 2003, Ralph's son, Doug Gienow was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Dorothy Gienow who died 30 December 2003, Dorothy's son, Doug Gienow was listed as a survivor.8
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 18 October 2014 .5

Citations

  1. [S2191] Home Page of Murray Ross, online obsolete web site (Mar 2018). Hereinafter cited as Home Page of Murray Ross.
  2. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, Daniel Frederick Gienow FamilyTree (Edmonton, AB: privately printed, updated to May 2009), P 71 - Descendants of Ralph Alfred Gienow
    P 73 - Descendants of Douglas Bruce Gienow. Hereinafter cited as D F Gienow Family Tree.
  3. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, D F Gienow Family Tree, P 71 - Descendants of Ralph Alfred Gienow.
  4. [S2262] Interview with Ralph Gienow (Edmonton, AB), by Rick Moffat, Jluy 26, 2009. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Oct 15, 2014 - Ralph posted the following on Facebook:
    A very sad day for the Gienow family. My kid brother Doug passed away early this morning. He was a wonderful man. I love you little brother, Rest in Peace.
  5. [S5218] Douglas Gienow, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 18, 2014, Page 44, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Douglas Bruce Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S6764] Gienow, Ralph, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Sep 4, 2003 viewed at SaskObits.com now Legacy.com,, Page containing obituary: Ralph Gienow (use CTRL F to search the page). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  7. [S2195] Obituary - Gienow, Ralph, online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansacem/…,Gienow, Ralph, Page containing obituary: Ralph Gienow (use CTRL F to search the page). Hereinafter cited as Obit - Gienow, Ralph.
  8. [S2194] Death Notice: Gienow, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 2, 2004, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Dorothy Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Katherine Kozak1

F, #23153, b. 1926, d. 4 January 2005
Last Edited4 May 2009
     Katherine married George Brown.1 Katherine was born in 1926.1
     She died on 4 January 2005.1

Family

George Brown d. b 2005

Citations

  1. [S2196] Obituary - BROWN - Katherine (nee Kozak), online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansacem/…, Saskatchewan Cemetery Project - Craven Obituaries. Hereinafter cited as Obit - Brown, Katherine.

George Brown1

M, #23154, d. before 2005
Last Edited4 May 2009
     George married Katherine Kozak.1
     He died before 2005.1

Family

Katherine Kozak b. 1926, d. 4 Jan 2005

Citations

  1. [S2196] Obituary - BROWN - Katherine (nee Kozak), online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cansacem/…, Saskatchewan Cemetery Project - Craven Obituaries. Hereinafter cited as Obit - Brown, Katherine.

Walter Rueben Gienow1,2

M, #23160, b. 27 November 1903, d. 17 June 1977
Father*Daniel Frederick Gienow1,3,4,5 b. 22 May 1867, d. 8 Jul 1949
Mother*Anne Bork1,6,4,5 b. 25 Jan 1872, d. 12 Apr 1959
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited16 Jun 2019
     Walter was born on 27 November 1903 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, Ontario Statement of Birth 501339 dated Nov 25, 1952 and signed by Annie Gienow.1,3,2,5 Walter married Grace Henrina Muth in 1932.7
Walter Gienow & Grace Muth Wedding 1932
Courtesy of Ralph Gienow
Walter married Hazel (?).8,9
     He died on 17 June 1977 in Windsor, Essex County, Ontario, Canada, at age 73.2,9
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Herbert Orwig.9 Walter Rueben Gienow was buried on 20 June 1977 in Victoria Memorial Gardens, Windsor, Essex County, Ontario, Canada.9
     He also went by the name of Walt.10
     In the obituary of Daniel Frederick Gienow who died 8 July 1949, his son, Walter Gienow of Swan River, MB, was listed as a survivor.11
     An article about a reunion in honor of Mrs. Dan (Annie) Gienow, published on 12 August 1955 in the newspaper the Leader-Post referenced Annie's son, Walter Gienow.12

     In the obituary of Annie Gienow who died 12 April 1959, Annie's son, Walter Gienow was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Grace Gienow who died 12 May 1963, her husband, Walter Gienow was listed as a survivor.14
     In the obituary of Samuel Gienow who died 25 May 1969, his brother, Walter Gienow of Windsor, was listed as a survivor.15
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Windsor Star published in Windsor, Ontario, 20 June 1977 .9

     In the obituary of Hazel (?) who died 17 May 1981, her second husband, Walter Gienow was listed as predeceased.16
     In the obituary of Norman Gienow who died 6 November 1987, his brother, Walt Gienow was listed as predeceased.17
     In the obituary of Anne Belle Gienow who died 21 August 2001, Anne's brother, Walt Gienow was listed as predeceased.10

Census Data

     Walter Geno appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Daniel Geno and Anna Geno.5
     He appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces RM of Edenwold No. 158, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Denial Gienow and Annie Gienow.3

Family 1

Grace Henrina Muth b. 30 Nov 1909, d. 12 May 1963
Marriage*Walter married Grace Henrina Muth in 1932.7
Walter Gienow & Grace Muth Wedding 1932
Courtesy of Ralph Gienow

Family 2

Hazel (?) d. 17 May 1981
Marriage*Walter married Hazel (?).8,9 

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Walter Rueben Gienow. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, Daniel Frederick Gienow FamilyTree (Edmonton, AB: privately printed, updated to May 2009), P 3 - Descendants of Daniel Frederick Gienow
    P 45 - Descendants of Walter Rueben Gienow. Hereinafter cited as D F Gienow Family Tree.
  3. [S2197] Denial Gienow household, June 15, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Edenwold, Regina census district, Saskatchewan; Page: 17; Family No: 157, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21943.
  4. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, D F Gienow Family Tree, P 3 - Descendants of Daniel Frederick Gienow.
  5. [S6577] Fred Becker household, Jun 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Township 18 in range 17, Regina, Saskatchewan; Page: 1; Family: 8, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S2197] June 15, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Edenwold, Regina census district, Saskatchewan; Page: 17; Family No: 157, Household Members: Name Age
    Denal Gienow 49
    Annie Gienow 44
    John L Gienow 23
    Samuel Gienow 19
    Gerdrude Gienow 17
    Norman Gienow 15
    Wother R Gienow 13
    Milterd Gienow 11
    Louis Gienow 9
    Annie B Gienow 7
    Ralfe Gienow 6
    Edwin Gienow 2.
  7. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, D F Gienow Family Tree, P 45 - Descendants of Walter Rueben Gienow.
  8. [S9765] Deaths: McCrie, The Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, Jan 3, 1973, Page 45, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Myrtle Matilda McCrie. Hereinafter cited as Windsor Star.
  9. [S9766] Deaths: Gienow, The Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, Jun 20, 1977, Page 28, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Walter R. Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Windsor Star.
  10. [S6752] Rennick, Anne Belle, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Aug 23, 2012 viewed at SaskObits.com now Legacy.com,, Formerly published on Saskobits which was later merged with Legacy.com. Her 2001 obituary was not included in Legacy.com. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  11. [S8357] Death Notices: Gienow, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, July 12, 1949, Page 16, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Daniel Frederick Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S3161] Pioneer honored, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 12, 1955, Page 8, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Pioneer Honored: Mrs. Dan Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  13. [S3160] Gienow rites in Regina, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Apr 25, 1959, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Annie Gienow née Burke. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  14. [S9776] Windsor Obituaries: Gienow, The Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, May 13, 1963, Page 10, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Grace Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Windsor Star.
  15. [S9278] Burial in Regina, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 26, 1969, Page 8, column 1 & 2 viewed at northumberlandtoday.com,, Obituary: Samuel Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  16. [S9777] Deaths: Gienow, The Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, May 19, 1981, Page 51, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, https://www.newspapers.com/clip/32965278/…">Obituary: Hazel Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Windsor Star.
  17. [S9277] Deaths: Gienow, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 9, 1987, Page 27, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Norman Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.