Sarah Plunkett1

F, #25221
Last Edited25 Jun 2011
     Sarah married Thomas Little Burgess before 1864.1,2

Family

Thomas Little Burgess
Child

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Brien Briscoe & Rachael Burgess.
  2. [S394] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.

Wilfred Getz1

M, #25222
Father*William Frederick Ristau1 b. 11 Feb 1850, d. 18 Jun 1923
Mother*Mary Rose Zummach1 b. 22 Feb 1862, d. 3 Feb 1946
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited1 May 2016
     In the obituary of Charles Louis Ristau who died 15 August 1949, Charles's brother, Wilfred Getz was listed as a survivor.1
     May 2016 Research notes:
Verify he was a brother of Charles Ristau, and how this occurred.2

Citations

  1. [S2689] Deaths - Ristau, Charles Louis, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Aug 15, 1949, Page: 16 viewed at Saskaoon Public Library, Obituary: Charles Louis Ristau. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S6255] Shouts of Welcome Drown Band Music As Ottawa and District Repats Arrive, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Oct 20, 1944, Page 20, Columns 1 to 4 viewed at Google News Archive, Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa, Ontario); 20 Oct 1944, Fri; Page 20, Columns 1 to 4
    Shouts of Welcome Drown Band Music As Ottawa and District Repats Arrive. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.

Otto Paul Berger1,2,3

M, #25223, b. 22 February 1884, d. 23 April 1957
Father*Gottlieb John Berger b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935; brother of Mrs. Ferdinand (Edith) Junop2,3
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930; brother of Mrs. Ferdinand (Edith) Junop2,3
Last Edited15 Dec 2019
     He was born on 22 February 1884 at Eganville, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, Ontario Marriage Registration 031256.4,3 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1883 at Eganville, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2 Otto married Clara Laverna (?) after 1916.2,5
     He died on 23 April 1957 at Delisle, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 73.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Clara Laverna Berger, Edith Junop, Carrie Shelkie, Jack Berger, Albert Berger, Eddie Berger, Christ Berger and Frank Berger.2      Otto Paul Berger was buried on 26 April 1957 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2

Census Data

     Otto Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.3
     His name was recorded as John Otto Berger on his birth registration.4
     In 1908, Otto moved from Ontario to Delisle district, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada. He remained there for the rest of his life.2 He, the informant on the death registration of August Frederick Wilhelm Berger who died on 20 March 1912 was an unrelated person.6
     Otto Berger and family attended the Rosenthal School Pals Reunion.
On Dominion Day (July 1) in 1931, August and Minnie Summach hosted a reunion of local families in which at least one of the parents had attended Rosenthal school in Renfrew County, Ontario. A photographer from Saskatoon took a panoramic photograph of about 14 families and other guests.7,8

     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 25 April 1957.2

Family

Clara Laverna (?)
Marriage*Otto married Clara Laverna (?) after 1916.2,5 

Citations

  1. According to his obituary.
  2. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  4. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: John Otto Berger. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S185] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Still single at the time of the 1916 census.
  6. [S1347] 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: August Frederick Wm Berger
    born Oct 6, 1843 in Friedenburg, Germany
    69 yrs 5 mos 14 days
    Father Gotlieb Berger of Germany
    Mother unknow to Otto Berger, informant.
  7. [S2692] Dominion Day 1931 Gathering of Friends from Rosenthal district of Renfrew County in Ontario Panoramic Photograph; Colleen and Dave Hancharuk, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, families identified by Uncle Harvey Summach and reviewed with Uncle Kenneth Summach.
  8. [S2942] Recall Ontario School Friends - Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion..., Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, July 10, 1931, Page 17, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion at Summach Home, Near Asquith. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Clara Laverna (?)1

F, #25225
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     Clara married Otto Paul Berger after 1916.1,2
     Clara Laverna Berger and family attended the Rosenthal School Pals Reunion.
On Dominion Day (July 1) in 1931, August and Minnie Summach hosted a reunion of local families in which at least one of the parents had attended Rosenthal school in Renfrew County, Ontario. A photographer from Saskatoon took a panoramic photograph of about 14 families and other guests.3,4

     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his wife, Clara Laverna Berger of Delisle, Saskatchewan, was listed as a survivor.1

Family

Otto Paul Berger b. 22 Feb 1884, d. 23 Apr 1957

Citations

  1. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S185] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Still single at the time of the 1916 census.
  3. [S2692] Dominion Day 1931 Gathering of Friends from Rosenthal district of Renfrew County in Ontario Panoramic Photograph; Colleen and Dave Hancharuk, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, families identified by Uncle Harvey Summach and reviewed with Uncle Kenneth Summach.
  4. [S2942] Recall Ontario School Friends - Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion..., Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, July 10, 1931, Page 17, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion at Summach Home, Near Asquith. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Caroline Berger1,2,3

F, #25226, b. 6 September 1896, d. 1981
Father*Gottlieb John Berger4,5,2,3 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg4,5,2,3 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     She was born on 6 September 1896 at Ontario, Canada.1,2,3 Caroline married John Albert Schilkie on 13 April 1920 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 022121. He was listed as a laborer. They both gave their age as 23.5,1,4
     She died in 1981.1      Caroline Berger was buried at Zion Evangelical United Church (aka Zion Evangelica United Brethren) Cemetery, Pembroke - Boundary Road, Twp. of Laurentian Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.6

Census Data

     Caroline Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.2
     Caroline Berger appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Raglan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Gottlieb Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.3
     Her name was also recorded as Carrie Whilmenia Berger on her marriage registration.5,4
     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his sister, Carrie Shelkie of Pembroke, Ontario, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of John Berger who died 15 December 1965, his sister Caroline, Mrs. John Shilkie of Pembroke, ON, was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Edward Berger who died 9 January 1978, his sister, Carrie Schilkie of Pembroke, ON, was listed as a survivor.8

Family

John Albert Schilkie b. 1896, d. 1976
Marriage*Caroline married John Albert Schilkie on 13 April 1920 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 022121. He was listed as a laborer. They both gave their age as 23.5,1,4 

Citations

  1. [S530] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (in transition) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, many links were broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and slowly moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  2. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  3. [S9859] Gottlieb Berger household, July 6, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 18; Family: 146, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S1349] 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., John Albert Schilkie & Carrie Whelmenia Berger.
  5. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  6. [S530] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: John Albert Shilkie & Caroline Berger; Margaret
    Transcription:
    Rest in Peace
    SCHILKIE
    John Albert     1896 - 1976
    His Beloved Wife     Caroline Berger     1896 - 1981
    Their daughter     Margaret - Age 3 Months.
  7. [S8865] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Dec 15, 1965, Page 27, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  8. [S8866] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 19, 1978, Page 26, 1978 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Edward Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

John Albert Schilkie1,2

M, #25227, b. 1896, d. 1976
Father*Julius Schilkie2 b. c 1869
Mother*Bertha Pomerang2 b. c 1866
Last Edited10 Oct 2016
     He was born in 1896 at Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,3 John married Caroline Berger on 13 April 1920 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 022121. He was listed as a laborer. They both gave their age as 23.4,1,2      John Albert Schilkie was buried at Zion Evangelical United Church (aka Zion Evangelica United Brethren) Cemetery, Pembroke - Boundary Road, Twp. of Laurentian Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1
     He died in 1976.1
     His name was also recorded as John Shelkie.4 He of Pembroke was the informant on the death registration of his mother-in-law, Amelia Kurtzweg, who died on 11 August 1930.5

Family

Caroline Berger b. 6 Sep 1896, d. 1981

Citations

  1. [S530] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (in transition) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, many links were broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and slowly moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  2. [S1349] 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., John Albert Schilkie & Carrie Whelmenia Berger.
  3. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John Albert Schilkeé & Carrie Whelmenia Berger.
  4. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S1347] 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:     Amelia Berger.

John Berger1,2,3

M, #25228, b. 17 March 1888, d. 15 December 1965
Father*Gottlieb John Berger4,1,3 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg4,1,3 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited15 Dec 2019
     He was born on 17 March 1888 at Rosenthal, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,5,2,3 A delayed birth registration for John Berger was made on 6 November 1943 at Eganville in Renfrew County, certified by his brother, William Berger. Additional evidence was from the Family Record, and Marriage record. Note that the year 1878 does not agree with other sources.6
     He died on 15 December 1965 in a local hospital at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 77.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Mrs. John Shilkie, Mrs. F L Junop, Edward Berger and Christy Berger.2      John Berger was buried on 18 December 1965 at Delisle Cemetery, Delisle, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada. The pallbearers were: Ray Summach, Ivan Smith, Wilfred Summach, George Gessell and Cecil Summach.7

Census Data

     John Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.1
     John Berger appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Raglan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg, listed as a farmer.3
     Jack appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, in the household of August Summach and Minnie Summach, listed as a Servant - Labourer.5
     He was commonly known as Jack.4,5
     Jack Berger was included in a photographof a "Threshing Crew Long Time Ago" according to Grandpa Fred's notation. Since William Krieger, Grandma Esther's brother, married in July 1917, this photo may have been taken the year before.8
MAC115 - "Threshing Crew long time ago

Bro August, Fred Bonner, Fernand Sunop, Ernst Weber, Dave Hutchinson, Chas. Branton
Jack Berger sitting, Justin Cumming, Wm. Krieger"
Note - Delbert Justin Summach named after Justin Cumming - a neighbour

     Jack Berger and family attended the Rosenthal School Pals Reunion.
On Dominion Day (July 1) in 1931, August and Minnie Summach hosted a reunion of local families in which at least one of the parents had attended Rosenthal school in Renfrew County, Ontario. A photographer from Saskatoon took a panoramic photograph of about 14 families and other guests.9,10

     Jack Berger was referenced in a newspaper article about the reunion of Rosenthal school pals, and his participating in organizing the event. The article mentions that "Willard and Ruby Berger, of Hanley, contributed two appropriate numbers: "The Little Red Schoolhouse, " and "Memories."" Were they his children?, published on 10 July 1931.10

     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his brother, Jack Berger of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, was listed as a survivor.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 17 December 1965.2

Citations

  1. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  2. [S8865] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Dec 15, 1965, Page 27, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9859] Gottlieb Berger household, July 6, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 18; Family: 146, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S4616] August Summach household, June 1, 1921 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Loganton Municipality, Saskatoon District, Saskatchewan; Page 14, Ancestry.com.
  6. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Albert John Berger. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  7. [S8867] Funerals: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Dec 20, 1965, Page 24, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  8. [S412] Grandpa Fred's photographs B&W Photograph, These photographs were kept by Grandpa Fred Summach. They passed to Muriel Seymour on his death, and to Mac Summach on her passing. Uncle Mac had a battered old suitcase containing a badly worn photo album which may have been his mother's, as well as many loose photos., Uncle Mac Summach's Photo Archive (Asquith, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada), MAC115 - Threshing Crew long time ago
    Bro August, Fred Bonner, Fernand Junop, Ernst Webber, Dave Hutchinson, Chas. Branton
    Jack Berger sitting, Justin Cumming, Wm. Krieger
    (Delbert Justin Summach named after Justin Cumming -- neighbours).
  9. [S2692] Dominion Day 1931 Gathering of Friends from Rosenthal district of Renfrew County in Ontario Panoramic Photograph; Colleen and Dave Hancharuk, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, families identified by Uncle Harvey Summach and reviewed with Uncle Kenneth Summach.
  10. [S2942] Recall Ontario School Friends - Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion..., Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, July 10, 1931, Page 17, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Rosenthal's Former Pupils Hold Reunion at Summach Home, Near Asquith. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Albert John Berger1,2,3,4

M, #25229, b. 30 March 1878
Father*Gottlieb John Berger3,4,1 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg3,4 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited15 Dec 2019
     He was born on 30 March 1878 at Raglan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.2,1,4 Alternatively, he may have been born circa 1880 at Ontario, Canada, according to the 1921 census.5 Albert married Luise Auguste Grosklog on 12 August 1903 at Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 016771.1,5

Census Data

     Albert Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.4
     Albert Berger and Louisa appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Albert was enumerated as a farmer. Their children George, Minnie, Myrtle and Lisa were listed as living with them.5
     Albert John Berger was listed as a witness to the marriage of John Albert Schilkie and Caroline Berger on 13 April 1920 at Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 022121. He was listed as a laborer. They both gave their age as 23.3,6,7
     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his brother, Albert Berger of Victoria, BC, was listed as a survivor.3

Family

Louise Grosklags b. 30 Aug 1884
Marriage*Albert married Luise Auguste Grosklog on 12 August 1903 at Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 016771.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Albert John Berger & Luise Auguste Grosklog.
  2. [S1348] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Albert John Berger. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  5. [S6350] Albert Berger household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tp 30 Rge 4 W3, Rosedale, Last Mountain (census district), Saskatchewan; Page: 6; Family: 52, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 153.
  6. [S530] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (in transition) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, many links were broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and slowly moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  7. [S1349] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John Albert Schilkie & Carrie Whelmenia Berger.
  8. [S1348] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: George Wesley Berger.

Eduard Berger1

M, #25230, b. 28 April 1890, d. 9 January 1978
Father*Gottlieb John Berger2,1,3 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg2,1,3 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     He was born on 28 April 1890 at Ontario, Canada.1,3 Eduard married Martha (?).4
     He died on 9 January 1978 at Camrose, Alberta, Canada, at age 87.4
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Edith Junop and Carrie Schilkie. Predeceased: Martha Berger.4

Census Data

     Eduard Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.1
     Eddie Berger appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Raglan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg, listed as a farmer.3
     His name was also recorded as Edward Berger.5 He was commonly known as Eddie Berger.2,3
     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his brother, Eddie Berger of Delisle, Saskatchewan, was listed as a survivor.2
     In the obituary of John Berger who died 15 December 1965, his brother, Edward Berger of Delisle, was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 January 1978.4
     February 2018 Research notes:
This may be the following:
Name:     Berger, Edward.
Newspaper:     Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Date:     January 10, 1978
Page:     26.6

Family

Martha (?) d. 1971
Marriage*Eduard married Martha (?).4 

Citations

  1. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  2. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9859] Gottlieb Berger household, July 6, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 18; Family: 146, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S8866] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 19, 1978, Page 26, 1978 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Edward Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S8865] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Dec 15, 1965, Page 27, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  6. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Christ Berger1

M, #25231, b. 19 June 1892
Father*Gottlieb John Berger1,2,3 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg1,2,3 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited14 Dec 2019
     He was born on 19 June 1892 at Ontario, Canada.2,3

Census Data

     Christie Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.2
     Christie Berger appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Raglan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.3
     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his brother, Christ Berger of Eganville, Saskatchewan, was listed as a survivor.1
     In the obituary of John Berger who died 15 December 1965, his brother, Christy Berger of Pembroke, ON, was listed as a survivor.4

Citations

  1. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  3. [S9859] Gottlieb Berger household, July 6, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 18; Family: 146, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S8865] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Dec 15, 1965, Page 27, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Frank Berger1,2

M, #25232, b. 26 March 1886
Father*Gottlieb John Berger1,2 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg1,2 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited11 Dec 2019
     He was born on 26 March 1886 at Ontario, Canada.2

Census Data

     Frank Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.2
     In the obituary of Otto Paul Berger who died 23 April 1957, his brother, Frank Berger was listed as a survivor.1

Citations

  1. [S2690] Deaths - Berger, Sasktoon Star-Phoenix, Sasktoon, Saskatchewan, April 25, 1957, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Otto Paul Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.

Thomas Berger1

M, #25234, b. 13 July 1898
Father*Gottlieb John Berger1 b. 1850, d. 10 Oct 1935
Mother*Amelia Kurtzweg1 b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 11 Aug 1930
Last Edited11 Dec 2019
     He was born on 13 July 1898 at Ontario, Canada.1

Census Data

     Thomas Berger appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Gottlieb John Berger and Amelia Kurtzweg.1

Citations

  1. [S2691] Gottlieb Berger household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Raglan & Radcliffe, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 8; Family: 57, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.

John Berger1

M, #25235
Last Edited10 Dec 2019
     John married Frederica (?) before 1851.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Gottleib Berger & Emilie Kurzweg.
  2. [S394] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.

Frederica (?)1

F, #25236
Last Edited11 Mar 2010
     Frederica married John Berger before 1851.1,2

Family 1

Gottlieb Berger Sr b. c 1814, d. 22 Mar 1893
Child

Family 2

John Berger

Citations

  1. [S1349] 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., Gottleib Berger & Emilie Kurzweg.
  2. [S394] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.

Duane Aeriel Durman1

M, #25238, b. 14 February 1912, d. 22 October 1991
Father*Toby M. Durman2 b. 17 Feb 1892
Mother*Edna Faye Griffith2 b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984
Last Edited28 May 2021
     He was born on 14 February 1912 at Woodbury County, Iowa, USA.3,4,5,6,1 Alternatively, he may have been born on 14 February 1910 at Pierson, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA,7 or circa 1907 at Iowa, USA. Perhaps he gave an older age to narrow the gap to his wife who was 37.8 Duane married Bernice J. Durman between 1935 and 1940.8
     He died on 22 October 1991 at San Diego County, California, USA, at age 79.6

Census Data

     Dwain A appeared on the 1915 State Census Grant Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa in the household of his mother Edna Faye Griffith.9

DeWain Durman appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Claytonia, Owyhee County, Idaho, in the household of David A. Durman and Mary E. Durman.4
Duane A. Durman appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of San Diego, San Diego County, California, enumerated 11 April 1930, enumerated as a corp mate in the 3rd division at the U.S. Naval Air Station.7
Duane A. Durman and Bernice J. Durman appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of San Diego, San Diego County, California, enumerated 16 April 1940, enumerated as a collector officer for a ferry company. In 1935, he was living in the same place, while she was living in Chicago.8
     Duane Aeriel Durman, of 4998 - 34th Street, San Diego, registered for the draft on 16 October 1940 at San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA. He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as his wife, Bernice Jean Durman. He was described as 6' 1", 160 lbs., blue eyes, brown hair and of light complexion. He had tattoos on his arm and wrist.1
     In the obituary of Edna Faye Griffith who died 12 June 1984, her son, Duane Durman of San Diego, was listed as a survivor.10

Family

Bernice Jean (?) b. 3 Nov 1902, d. 8 Oct 1964
Marriage*Duane married Bernice J. Durman between 1935 and 1940.8 

Citations

  1. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Duane Aeriel Durman; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA; Next of kin: Bernice Jean Durman.
  2. [S2695] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Millie added annotations to the family chart that I had printed showing Caleb's ancestry.
  3. [S2703] Durman household, 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529, Ancestry.com Provo, Utah, USA, Name: Dwain A Durman.
  4. [S2706] David A Durman household, Jan 23, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Claytonia, Owyhee, Idaho; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 217, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_294; Image: 226.
  5. [S3245] William Renwick household, June 9, 1880 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, South Grove, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 229D; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: 202; Family History Film: 1254202; Image: 0702, Name: Duane Aerial Durman; BIrth: 14 Feb 1912, Woodbury County, Iowa; Parents: Tobe Durman & Edna F Griffith.
  6. [S6599] California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (Publisher: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.), Ancestry.com, California Death Index, 1940-1997; "Based upon original date: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics"; cited as "California Death Index., Name: Duane Aeriel Durman.
  7. [S2708] U.S. Navy - in barracks, 11 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, US Navy Barricks, San Diego, CaliforniaPage: 5A; Enumeration District: 223, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 193; Image: 1156.0, in barracks at the U.S. Naval Air Station - North Island.
  8. [S11547] Duane A Durman household, 16 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, San Diego, San Diego, California; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 62-50A, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_451.
  9. [S2703] 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529.
  10. [S11548] Obituaries: Edna Flint, Chula Vista Star-News, Chula Vista, California, 17 Jun 1984, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Edna Fay Flint (Aged 91). Hereinafter cited as Chula Vista Star-News.

Darrell Griffith Durman1,2

M, #25239, b. 4 November 1913, d. 27 January 1982
Father*Toby M. Durman3,1 b. 17 Feb 1892
Mother*Edna Faye Griffith3,4,1 b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984
Last Edited12 Jun 2021
     He was born on 4 November 1913 at Pierson, Rutland Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa, USA. Note that his WWI draft registration gives Anthon, Iowa as his birthplace. Anthon and Pierson are about 15 miles apart.4,5,6,1,7,2,8,9
     He died on 27 January 1982 at San Diego County, California, USA, at age 68.7

Census Data

     Darrell G. appeared on the 1915 State Census Grant Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa in the household of his mother Edna Faye Griffith.10

Derrel Durman appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Claytonia, Owyhee County, Idaho, in the household of David A. Durman and Mary E. Durman.5
Darrell G. Durman appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of San Diego, San Diego County, California, at 45th Street, enumerated 2 April 1930, enumerated in his cousin, John E Ford's household. John was a Seventh Day Adventist Evangelist.6
     He registered for the draft on 16 October 1940 at San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA. He was employed by Consolidated Aircraft. He was described as 6', 185 lbs, gray eyes, blonde hair and a light complexion. He had a scar on his left hand.8

Citations

  1. [S3545] Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, online Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, Name: Darrell Griffith Durman; BIrth: 04 Nov 1913, Pierson, Woodbury, Iowa; Parents: Tobe Durman & Edna Griffith. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, Births and Christenings.
  2. [S11554] Marriage Licenses, Chula Vista Star-News, Chula Vista, California, 13 Apr 1967, Page 20, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Marriage Licenses inc. Durman - Stewart. Hereinafter cited as Chula Vista Star-News.
  3. [S2695] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Millie added annotations to the family chart that I had printed showing Caleb's ancestry.
  4. [S2703] Durman household, 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529, Ancestry.com Provo, Utah, USA, Name: Darrell G Durman age 1.
  5. [S2706] David A Durman household, Jan 23, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Claytonia, Owyhee, Idaho; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 217, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_294; Image: 226.
  6. [S2707] John E Ford household, Apr 2, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 230, Ancestry.com Roll: 191; Image: 715.
  7. [S6599] California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (Publisher: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.), Ancestry.com, California Death Index, 1940-1997; "Based upon original date: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics"; cited as "California Death Index., Name: Darrell Griffith Durman.
  8. [S8085] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Publisher: Ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947; "Database created from Draft Registration Cards of all U.S. states. Images are in Fold3, requiring a subscription to view"; cited as "US WWII Draft., Darrel Griffith Durman; Registration Date: 16 Oct 1940, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA; Next of kin: Thelma Birdie Durman.
  9. [S11555] Darrell G Durman household, 13 Apr 1940 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, San Diego, San Diego, California; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 62-95, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_449.
  10. [S2703] 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529.

Leland Fay Leetch1,2,3,4

M, #25240, b. 12 July 1921, d. 20 August 2002
Father*Jesse Leetch1,4,5,6 b. 1 Jan 1893, d. 28 Sep 1940
Mother*Edna Faye Griffith1,4,5,6 b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984
Last Edited12 Jun 2021
     He was born on 12 July 1921 at Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA.2,4,5,6 Leland married Evelyn Bernice Hasko on 9 December 1943.7,3
     He died on 20 August 2002 at Moses Lake, Grant County, Washington, USA, at age 81.2,3      Leland Fay Leetch was buried at Pinoeer Memorial Gardens, Moses Lake, Grant County, Washington, USA.8

Census Data

     Leland appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Crow Creek, Hughes County, South Dakota in the household of his parents, Jesse Leetch and Edna Leetch.4

Leland appeared on the 1940 Federal Census Blue Mountain twp., Stone County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Jesse Leetch and Edna Leetch, listed as an unpaid worker on a family farm.6
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his daughter (sic), Leland Leetch of Moville, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Edna Faye Griffith who died 12 June 1984, her son, Layland (sic) Leetch of Washington, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Evelyn Bernice Leetch who died 2 April 2009, Evelyn's husband, Leland F Leetch was listed as predeceased.7

Family

Evelyn Bernice Hasko b. 6 Apr 1926, d. 2 Apr 2009
Marriage*Leland married Evelyn Bernice Hasko on 9 December 1943.7,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S2695] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Millie added annotations to the family chart that I had printed showing Caleb's ancestry.
  2. [S501] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Leland F. Leetch. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S2697] D Begg, online www.ancestry.com, D Begg (Witchita, KS), LeLand Fay Leetch.
  4. [S2702] Jesse Leetch household, 3-5 Apr 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Washington, DC, USA, District 21 , Crow Creek, Hughes, South Dakota; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2224; Image: 884.0.
  5. [S3545] Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, online Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, Name:     Leland Fay Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, Births and Christenings.
  6. [S9289] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 25, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Blue Mountain, Stone, Arkansas; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 69-3, Ancestry.com Roll: m-t0627-00177.
  7. [S2696] Obituary -- Leetch, Evelyn Bernice, Columbia Basin Herald, Moses Lake, WA, Apr 8, 2009, posted on-line viewed at Ancestry.com, Obituary: Evelyn Bernice Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Columbia Basin Herald.
  8. [S3862] 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., Leland Fay Leetch
    Grave marker transcription:
    LEETCH
    Leland F. 1921 - 2002 Married Dec 9, 1943
    Evelyn B. 1926 - 2009.
  9. [S9288] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.
  10. [S11548] Obituaries: Edna Flint, Chula Vista Star-News, Chula Vista, California, 17 Jun 1984, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Edna Fay Flint (Aged 91). Hereinafter cited as Chula Vista Star-News.