(?) (?)1

F, #8901, d. circa 19 December 1999
Last Edited3 Mar 2009
     She died circa 19 December 1999 in Philadelphia, Abington Twp., Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USAG.2

Citations

  1. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), Sandy's mother passed away about 19 Dec 1999.
  2. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat , Duane's mother passed away about 19 Dec 1999.

Emma Johnson1,2,3

F, #8907, b. 25 November 1878, d. June 1946
Father*(?) Johnson4
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Emma was born on 25 November 1878.4 Emma married Thomas William Shewring on 10 April 1898 in King's Norton, Birmingham, EnglandG, (The district King's N. is an alternative name for Kings Norton and it spans the boundaries of the counties of Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.)5,2,6 Emma married Victor John Ashford Stoakes in 1914 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.7,3 She died in June 1946 at age 67.4,3
     She lived at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, CanadaG, in 1913.8 Emma Johnson witnessed the beginning of military service of Victor John Ashford Stoakes on 7 May 1915 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, CanadaG; in his enlistment papers he stated that he had served in South Africa for two years with the 2nd Canadian Mounted Rifles. This is followed by 12/2 years, where the first 2 may be an overstrike. So, he may have served about 1/2 year.9

Family 1

Thomas William Shewring b. c Jun 1874, d. Feb 1913
Child

Family 2

Victor John Ashford Stoakes b. 1872, d. 1952
Child

Citations

  1. [S469] Unknown author, June (Scott) Hornseth via Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Thomas William Shewring, Liverpool, England, 1875-Feb 1913 Married Emma Johnson Shewring/Stokes Nov. 25, 1878 -- June 1946.
  2. [S1218] FreeBMD (England and Wales), online FreeBMD search, Thomas William Shewring & Emma Johnson. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD.
  3. [S2137] Unknown editor, editor, Reflections: A History of Cantaur Area (Centaur, Saskatchewan, Canada: Cantuar History Committee?, 1981), page 125-126; Stoakes and Faber Families by Victorine (Staokes) Faber. Hereinafter cited as Reflections: Cantaur.
  4. [S469] Unknown author, June (Scott) Hornseth via Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat.
  5. [S235] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1900, online www.ancestry.com, Thomas William Shewring and Emma Johnson. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Marriages.
  6. [S8406] Disposition of Contents of Safety Deposit Box, Estate document, Jun 28, 2011, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Letter directing disposition of Marg's safe deposit box contents, signed by Lorrie Ellen Moffat.
  7. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Mrs. Emma Shewring was listed as a resident of Moose Jaw, Sask in the 1931 Henderson's Directory, and her husband Thomas Shewring died in February 1913. Assume she married Mr. Stokes after this time.
  8. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Shewring, Emma (Mrs) - 1913 residence. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  9. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Attestation Paper: Victor John Ashford Stoakes. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Thomas William Shewring1,2

M, #8908, b. circa June 1874, d. February 1913
Father*Ephraim Shewring1,2,3 b. 9 Apr 1844, d. 17 May 1898
Mother*Ann Maria Buttley1,4,3 b. 26 Dec 1841
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Thomas was born circa June 1874 in Saint George, Birmingham, Warwick, EnglandG.4,3 Alternatively, he was born in 1875 in Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.1 Thomas married Emma Johnson on 10 April 1898 in King's Norton, Birmingham, EnglandG, (The district King's N. is an alternative name for Kings Norton and it spans the boundaries of the counties of Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.)5,6,7 He died in February 1913 in Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG, This may be the Thomas W Shewring who died in Solihull district between January and March 1912.1,8
     Thomas William Shewring was Baptised/Christened on 8 June 1874 in Saint George, Birmingham, Warwick, EnglandG.9

Census Data

     Thomas W Sheuring appeared on the1881 British Census of in Birmingham, in Warwickshire, England, at St George, District 8, in the household of his parents, Ephriam Sheuring and Ammbira Sheuring, listed as a scholar.3

Family

Emma Johnson b. 25 Nov 1878, d. Jun 1946
Child

Citations

  1. [S469] Unknown author, June (Scott) Hornseth via Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  2. [S1424] Extracted Vital Records, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah, USA: International Genealogical Index), Batch #: C041781.
  3. [S2007] Ephriam Sheuring household, April 3, 1881 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Birmingham, Warwickshire; Class: RG11; Piece: 2992; Folio: 5; Page: 3, Ancestry.com GSU roll: 1341715.
  4. [S1424] International Genealogical Index (IGI).
  5. [S235] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1900, online www.ancestry.com, Thomas William Shewring and Emma Johnson. Hereinafter cited as England & Wales Marriages.
  6. [S1218] FreeBMD (England and Wales), online FreeBMD search, Thomas William Shewring & Emma Johnson. Hereinafter cited as FreeBMD.
  7. [S8406] Disposition of Contents of Safety Deposit Box, Estate document, Jun 28, 2011, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, Letter directing disposition of Marg's safe deposit box contents, signed by Lorrie Ellen Moffat.
  8. [S1218] FreeBMD, online FreeBMD search, Deaths: Thomas Shewring.
  9. [S1424] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Thomas William Shewring, M, Christening: 8 Jun 1874, Saint George, Birmingham, Warwick, England, Batch #: C041781.

Emm Scott1

F, #8910, b. after 4 April 1881
Father*Robert Scott2 b. c 1843, d. b May 1924
Mother*Susan McCarger2 b. 3 Dec 1851
Last Edited27 Aug 2017
     Emm was born after 4 April 1881.2

Citations

  1. [S21] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon, SK), by Rick Moffat. Rick Moffat (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Photo of Bruce hoeing his garden. Note on reverse said "Aunt Emm's Adopted Son (Walter Scott's Sister).
  2. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Not listed as a child of Robert & Susan Scott in 1881 census.

Nora Harding1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, #8912, b. 26 May 1869, d. 13 March 1951
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Nora was born on 26 May 1869 in EnglandG.8 Alternatively, she was born on 26 May 1868 in EnglandG according to the 1901 census, but she gave her birth date was given as May 1870 in the 1911 census.9,3,4 Nora married Solomon Walter Scott before 1896.10,3,4,7 She died on 13 March 1951 at age 81.
     Nora Harding immigrated in 1886 to CanadaG from England.3,7

Census Data

     Solomon W Scott and Nora appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Muskoka and Parry Sound District, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. Solomon was enumerated as a Railway labourer and a Methodist. Their children Charles F and Robert S were listed as living with them.3
     Solomon Walter Scott and Nora appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan, enumerated 5 June 1911. Solomon was enumerated as a farmer and a Methodist. They were neighbours of Joseph and Jean McCargar, perhaps explaining the middle name of their first son Charles Foster McCargar Scott.. Their children Charles Foster, Robert Sparling, Donald Coburn and Hector Wales were listed as living with them.4
     Nora Harding and Solomon Walter Scott appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, RM of Wheatlands No. 163, Saskatchewan, enumerated 6 June 1916, enumerated as a Methodist and a Farmer. Their children Charles, Robert, Donald and Hector were listed as living with them.7

Family

Solomon Walter Scott b. Feb 1871, d. 11 Dec 1966
Marriage*Nora married Solomon Walter Scott before 1896.10,3,4,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S21] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon, SK), by Rick Moffat. Rick Moffat (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Notes on family photo indicate ages. Lorrie thinks her name was Emma.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Charles Faster McCargar Scott Walter Scott [I read Foster]. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S1027] Solomon W Scott household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Stephenson, Muskoka, Ontario; Page 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  4. [S2705] Soloman Walter Scott household, Jun 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, rural townships, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan; Page 14, Family 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Robert Sparling Scott.
  6. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Hector Wales Scott.
  7. [S2706] Solomon Scott household, June 6, 1916 Canada census, unknown repository address, Twp. 17 R 2W 3M, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Page: 14; Family No: 138, unknown repository Roll: T-21945.
  8. [S4172] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon), by Rick Moffat, various. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), From Certified copy of Entry of Birth issued in London on Jan 27, 1939 for Nora Harding - born May 26, 1869.
  9. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat, 79 in 1948 per note on family photo.
  10. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  11. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat, Killed during WW1.
  12. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page, Name: SCOTT, C.F.McC. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.
  13. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Atestation - Charles Foster Scott - front
    [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Charles Foster McCargar Scott.
  14. [S58] Scott Family birthdays, Birthday book, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  15. [S729] Unknown author, Birth Certificate -- Donald Cobourne Scott. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Registration Dec. 28, 1901 registration number 01-05-026424.
  16. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Donald Cobourne Scott.

Charles Foster McCargar Scott1,2,3,4

M, #8914, b. 25 May 1896, d. 26 October 1917
Father*Solomon Walter Scott5,6,7,2,3 b. Feb 1871, d. 11 Dec 1966
Mother*Nora Harding5,6,1,7,2,3 b. 26 May 1869, d. 13 Mar 1951
Last Edited14 Dec 2017
     Charles was born on 25 May 1895 in Ontario, CanadaG, in the 1901 census.7 Charles was born on 25 May 1896 in Winchester, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Birth Registration 036637.8,2,1,3 He died on 26 October 1917 in Ypres, BelgiumG, at age 21 when he was killed in action in an attack south of Passchendaele. He was serving in the 46th Battalion.5,6,9
     He also went by the name of Foster.8
Canadian Military Service:
     Charles Foster McCargar Scott began military service on 10 June 1916 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, CanadaG, his stated occupation was "student." He was 5'9" in height, dark complexion, brown eyes and black hair. He had an "appendectory" scar.1

External link for Charles Foster McCargar Scott on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.10
     Pvt Charles Foster McCargar Scott was commemorated by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
In Memory of
Private C.F.Mcc Scott

255825, 46th Bn., Canadian Infantry who died on 26 October 1917 Age 21

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Scott, of 904, Stadacona St. East, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

Remembered with Honour
Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.11


Link to the Canadian Great War Project:; "Soldier Page" for Charles Foster McCargar Scott10

Census Data

     Charles F Scott appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Muskoka and Parry Sound District, Ontario in the household of his parents, Solomon W Scott and Nora Scott.7
     Charles Foster Scott appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Solomon Walter Scott and Nora Scott.3
     He appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces RM of Wheatlands No. 163, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Solomon Walter Scott and Nora Harding, listed as a farmer's son and still in Saskatchewan, just days before his enlistment.4

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Atestation - Charles Foster Scott - front
    [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Charles Foster McCargar Scott. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S2705] Soloman Walter Scott household, Jun 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, rural townships, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan; Page 14, Family 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S2706] Solomon Scott household, June 6, 1916 Canada census, unknown repository address, Twp. 17 R 2W 3M, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Page: 14; Family No: 138, unknown repository Roll: T-21945.
  4. [S21] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon, SK), by Rick Moffat. Rick Moffat (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Killed during WW1.
  5. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page, Name: SCOTT, C.F.McC. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.
  6. [S1027] Solomon W Scott household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Stephenson, Muskoka, Ontario; Page 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  7. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat, Family photo shows relative ages.
  8. [S5603] Database search, Canada War Grave Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948 (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Name: Charles Foster McCargar Scott
    Death Date:     26 Oct 1917
    Rank:     Private
    Service Number:     255825. Hereinafter cited as Circumstances of Casualty.
  9. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  10. [S117] CWGC, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page, C.F.McC. Scott.

Robert Sparling Scott1,2

M, #8915, b. 12 May 1898, d. after 1970
Father*Solomon Walter Scott3,4,5,2 b. Feb 1871, d. 11 Dec 1966
Mother*Nora Harding3,4,5,2 b. 26 May 1869, d. 13 Mar 1951
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Robert was born on 12 May 1898 in Winchester, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, CanadaG.3,5,2 Alternatively, he was born on 12 May 1897 in Ontario, CanadaG, in the 1901 census.4 Robert married Myrtle Ann Cunningham in 1920.6 He died after 1970.7
     His name was also recorded as Sparling Robert Scott throughout the military file records of his son Gordon.8      He also went by the name of Sparl.6

Census Data

     Robert S Scott appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Muskoka and Parry Sound District, Ontario in the household of his parents, Solomon W Scott and Nora Scott.4
     Robert Sparling Scott appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Solomon Walter Scott and Nora Scott.2
     He appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces RM of Wheatlands No. 163, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Solomon Walter Scott and Nora Harding, listed as a farmer's son although he was already at Camp Hughes, the CEF training camp.9

Family

Myrtle Ann Cunningham b. 26 Oct 1898, d. a 1970
Marriage*Robert married Myrtle Ann Cunningham in 1920.6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S21] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon, SK), by Rick Moffat. Rick Moffat (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Family photos. One shows him at seven months with full name, Robert Sparling.
  2. [S2705] Soloman Walter Scott household, Jun 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, rural townships, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan; Page 14, Family 66, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S58] Scott Family birthdays, Birthday book, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  4. [S1027] Solomon W Scott household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Stephenson, Muskoka, Ontario; Page 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  5. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Robert Sparling Scott. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  6. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat.
  7. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat, 50th annicverary photo aug 29, 1970.
  8. [S2753] Second World War Service Files: Canadian Armed Forces War Dead, online Search: Service Files of the Second World War – War Dead, 1939-1947, Flight Sergeant Gordon Douglas Scott. Hereinafter cited as WWI Cdn War Dead.
  9. [S2706] Solomon Scott household, June 6, 1916 Canada census, unknown repository address, Twp. 17 R 2W 3M, Swift Current, Saskatchewan; Page: 14; Family No: 138, unknown repository Roll: T-21945.
  10. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.

Myrtle Ann Cunningham1

F, #8919, b. 26 October 1898, d. after 1970
Last Edited15 Apr 2018
     Myrtle was born on 26 October 1898 in RM of Turtle Mountain, Manitoba, CanadaG, although her son Gordon's military files give her birthplace as Cartwright, Manitoba.2,3,1 Myrtle married Robert Sparling Scott in 1920.4 She died after 1970.5
     In the will of Gordon Douglas Scott on 12 December 1941 in Brandon, Manitoba, CanadaG, his mother, Myrtle Ann Scott was the sole beneficary.1

Family

Robert Sparling Scott b. 12 May 1898, d. a 1970
Child

Citations

  1. [S2753] Second World War Service Files: Canadian Armed Forces War Dead, online Search: Service Files of the Second World War – War Dead, 1939-1947, Flight Sergeant Gordon Douglas Scott. Hereinafter cited as WWI Cdn War Dead.
  2. [S58] Scott Family birthdays, Birthday book, Lorrie Ellen (Scott) Moffat papers, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  3. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Myrtle Cunningham. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  4. [S21] Interview with Lorrie Ellen Moffat (Saskatoon, SK), by Rick Moffat. Rick Moffat (Mesa, Arizona, USA).
  5. [S21] Interview, Lorrie Ellen Moffat, 50th annicverary photo aug 29, 1970.
  6. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.