Melburn Fowkes Steele1

M, #38181, b. 10 March 1908
Father*William John Steele2
Mother*Emma Elizabeth Gauley2
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     He was born on 10 March 1908 at Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     Melburn Steel, brother of the bride, was an usher at the marriage of Albert Percy Seed and Elizabeth Emma Steele on 25 November 1926.2
     In the obituary of Elizabeth Emma Seed who died 3 February 1989, her brother, Melbourn Steele was listed as predeceased.3

Citations

  1. [S8564] Melburn Fowkes Steele, Birth 8182 (1908), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  2. [S8540] November Weddings: Seed--Steel, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 27, 1926, Page 7, column 2 & 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Seed--Steel and Continued. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  3. [S8563] Death Notice: Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 6, 1989, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth Emma (Em) Seed née Steele. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Walter Miles Shaw1,2

M, #38182, b. after 24 February 1911, d. 23 February 1939
Father*Harry Tomlins Shaw4
Mother*Helena Mary McMillan3
Last Edited16 Jan 2019
     He was born after 24 February 1911 at McLean, Saskatchewan, Canada.5,3 Walter married Vera Mary Seed at the home of her parents on 24 June 1930 at Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.6,1,2
     He died on 23 February 1939 in a local hospital after a lenghty illness at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.6,3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Vera Mary Shaw, Buddy Shaw, Mrs. H T Shaw, Mae Shaw and Muriel Shaw.3      Walter Miles Shaw was buried on 27 February 1939 at Regina Cemetery, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.5,1
     The following obituary appeared Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan 24 February 1939:
TREGARVA FARMER DIES
Walter Miles Shaw, 27-year-old farmer of Tregarva, died in a Regina hospital Thursday. Born at McLean, Sask., in 1911, Mr. Shaw moved to Craven in 1912 and to Tregarva in 1930. Death came after a lengthy illness. He leaves his wife, Vera, and two children, Buddy and Corlnne. Mis (sic)mother, Mrs. H. T. Shaw, lives at Craven. There are three sisters. Mae, 2257 Angus street. Regina; Muriel and Patricia, at Craven; and two brothers, Oliver and Gordon. Craven.

A service will be held at Speers' chapel Saturduy at 9 p m. Rev. E. H. Lee, of St. Paul's, and Rev. Mr. Rondeau will officiate. Interment will he made in Rcgina cemetery Monday.3



     The funeral service of Walter Miles Shaw was held in the Regina, Saskatchewan Leader-Post 27 February 1939
     RITES FOR TREGARVA MAN
Services were held at Speers' chapel Saturday afternoon for Walter Miles Shaw, 27, well known Tregarva farmer, who died in Regina Thursday. Rev. Mr. Turner, of St Chads college, Regina, and Rev. S. P. Rondeau, Lumsden, officiated. Interment was made in Regina cemetery at 2 p.m., Monday afternoon. Rev. Mr. Turner conducted the services at the graveside. His wife, Vera Mary, and two children, Buddy and Corinne, survive.1
     In the obituary of Oliver Cecil Shaw who died 28 December 1985, his father, Walter Shaw was listed as predeceased.6

Family

Vera Mary Seed b. 24 Jun 1912, d. 6 Sep 1993
Marriage*Walter married Vera Mary Seed at the home of her parents on 24 June 1930 at Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.6,1,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8543] Rites For Tregarva Man, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 27, 1939, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S8560] Provincial Weddings: Shaw--Seed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jun 28, 1930, Page 12, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Shaw--Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  3. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  4. [S8545] Alice May Shaw, Birth 4264 (1905), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  5. [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., Walter Shaw
    Grave marker transcription:
    Walter Shaw 1911-1939.
  6. [S8542] Death Notice: Shaw, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 30, 1985, Page 33, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Oliver Cecil (Bud) Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Oliver Cecil Shaw1

M, #38183, b. 25 January 1935, d. 28 December 1985
Father*Walter Miles Shaw1,2 b. a 24 Feb 1911, d. 23 Feb 1939
Mother*Vera Mary Seed1,2 b. 24 Jun 1912, d. 6 Sep 1993
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     He was born on 25 January 1935 at Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     He died on 28 December 1985 at New Brunswick, Canada, at age 50.1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Vera Daniels. Predeceased: Walter Shaw.1
     
Canadian Military Service:

     Oliver Cecil Shaw began military service in 1949 at the age of at an unknown age when he joined the Royal Canadian Navy.1 Oliver Cecil Shaw ended his military service in 1960 when her had an honorable discharge.
End of Military Service section.1

     He also went by the name of Bud.3,4,1
     In the obituary of Walter Miles Shaw who died 23 February 1939, his son, Buddy Shaw was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to his obituary that appeared Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 30 December 1985.1
     In the obituary of Elaine Cherney who died 15 March 1989, her nephew, Oliver Cecil Shaw was listed as predeceased.3
     In the obituary of Vera Mary Daniels who died 6 September 1993, her son, Oliver Cecil Shaw was listed as predeceased.4

Citations

  1. [S8542] Death Notice: Shaw, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 30, 1985, Page 33, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Oliver Cecil (Bud) Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S8543] Rites For Tregarva Man, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 27, 1939, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  3. [S8528] Death Notice: Cherney, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Mar 16, 1989, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elaine Cherney née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  4. [S8541] Death Notices: Daniels, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Sep 7, 1993, Page 39, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Vera Mary Daniels née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  5. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Helena Mary McMillan1

F, #38185
Last Edited15 Jan 2019
     Helena married Harry Tomlins Shaw.1
     Her name was also recorded as Lena Mary McMillan.2
     In the obituary of Walter Miles Shaw who died 23 February 1939, his mother, Mrs. H T Shaw of Craven, was listed as a survivor.3

Family

Harry Tomlins Shaw
Children

Citations

  1. [S8545] Alice May Shaw, Birth 4264 (1905), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  2. [S8546] Muriel Shaw, Birth 6689 (1907), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Harry Tomlins Shaw1

M, #38186
Last Edited15 Jan 2019
     Harry married Helena Mary McMillan.2

Family

Helena Mary McMillan
Children

Citations

  1. [S8546] Muriel Shaw, Birth 6689 (1907), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  2. [S8545] Alice May Shaw, Birth 4264 (1905), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Alice May Shaw1

F, #38187, b. 4 May 1905
Father*Harry Tomlins Shaw1
Mother*Helena Mary McMillan1
Last Edited15 Jan 2019
     She was born on 4 May 1905 at McLean, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     In the obituary of Walter Miles Shaw who died 23 February 1939, his sister, Mae Shaw of Regina, was listed as a survivor.2

Citations

  1. [S8545] Alice May Shaw, Birth 4264 (1905), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  2. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Muriel Shaw1,2

F, #38188, b. 5 March 1907
Father*Harry Tomlins Shaw1,2
Mother*Helena Mary McMillan1,2
Last Edited15 Jan 2019
     She was born on 5 March 1907 at McLean, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     In the obituary of Walter Miles Shaw who died 23 February 1939, his sister, Muriel Shaw of Craven, was listed as a survivor.1

Citations

  1. [S8544] Tregarva Farmer Dies, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 24, 1939, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Walter Miles Shaw. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S8546] Muriel Shaw, Birth 6689 (1907), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.