Ethel Dorothy Denzin1,2,3

F, #1764, b. 24 March 1905, d. 16 December 1954
Father*Samuel Denzin1,4,5,6,7 b. 13 Apr 1876, d. 21 May 1955
Mother*Whilhelminna Zummach1,4,5,6 b. 14 Jun 1885, d. 21 May 1964
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited24 Apr 2019
     Ethel was born on 24 March 1905 on the family farm, in Tregarva, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, CanadaG, Saskatchewan Birth Registration 1071.4,5,8,6,9 Ethel married Thomas Patterson at the home of her parents on 14 October 1926 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.10,3,7,11 She died on 16 December 1954 in Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG, at age 49.12,3,13,8
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Thomas Patterson, Bruce Patterson, Willard Patterson, Ruth Ludvicek, Marian Patterson, Samuel Denzin, Mrs Samuel Denzin and Arnley Denzin.13 Ethel Patterson was buried on 20 December 1954 in Tregarva Cemetery, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.13,8

     Ethel Denzin and Arnley Denzin were included in a circa 1919 photograph(see below.)14
MAC089 Ethel & Arnley Denzin
"Ethel D. Denzin 14 years
Arnley F. Denzin 11 years"
so taken about 1919

     Ethel Denzin and Arnley Denzin were included in a say 1925 photograph(see below.)15
MAC100 Arnley and Ethel Denzin about 1925

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Regina, Saskatchewan Leader-Post 16 October 1926 :
WEDDINGS
PATTERSON DENZIN

Miss Ethel Dorothy Denzin and Thos. Patterson were married Thursday morning at 11 o'clock at the home cf the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Denzin, Tregarva. Rev. W. P. McHaffle, Brora. performed the ceremony; and Arthur Clark and Miss Doris Moffat signed the register. A large number of friends were present and many gifts were received by the bride. Mr. and Mrs. Patterson will reside near Tregarva.7

     In the obituary of Samuel Denzin who died 21 May 1955, Samuel's daughter, Ethel Patterson was listed as predeceased.3
     In the obituary of Whilhelminna Zummach who died 22 May 1964, her daughter, Ethel Patterson was listed as predeceased.16
     In the obituary of Thomas Patterson who died 7 October 1991, his first wife, Ethel Patterson was listed as predeceased.11
     In the obituary of Ruth M Patterson who died 21 August 1996, Ruth's mother, but her name was not given, Ethel Patterson was listed as predeceased.17
     In the obituary of Bruce William Patterson who died 9 December 1996, his mother, Ethel Patterson was listed as predeceased.18

External link for Ethel Dorothy Denzin on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.19

Census Data

     She appeared on the 1906 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan in the household of her parents, Samuel Denzin and Minnie Denzin.4
     She appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan in the household of her parents, Samuel Denzin and Minnie Denzin.6

Family

Thomas Patterson b. 14 Aug 1899, d. 7 Oct 1991
Marriage*Ethel married Thomas Patterson at the home of her parents on 14 October 1926 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.10,3,7,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  2. [S2005] Samuel Denzin household, June 24, 1906 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tregarva, Townships 19 in ranges 17, 18, 19, 20 part of township 20 in range 17 south of Indian Reserve, and Townships 20 in ranges 19 and 20, all west of the 2nd M, Assiniboia West, Saskatchewan; Page: 3 & 4; Family: 21, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: T-18353 to T-18363, Household Members: Name Age
    Soul Denjen 29 [I read Sam'l or Samuel Denzin]
    Minnie Denjen 21
    Ethel Denjen 1
    A Denjen 17 [may read Summach].
  3. [S3213] Death Notice - DENZIN, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, May 24, 1955, Page 22, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Death Notice: Samuel Denzin (see column to the left of the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  4. [S2005] June 24, 1906 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Tregarva, Townships 19 in ranges 17, 18, 19, 20 part of township 20 in range 17 south of Indian Reserve, and Townships 20 in ranges 19 and 20, all west of the 2nd M, Assiniboia West, Saskatchewan; Page: 3 & 4; Family: 21, I read surnames as Denzin, not Denjen.
  5. [S2312] Ethel Denzin, Birth registration index viewed on-line, Last Name: DENZIN; First Name: ETHEL (1905), eHealth Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  6. [S6076] Samuel Denzin household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Lumsden (RM), Saskatchewan; Page: 37; Family: 66, Ancestry.com Roll: T-21943.
  7. [S8954] Weddings: Patterson-Denzin, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 16, 1926, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Patterson-Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S4199] 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., Ethel Dorothy Denzin Patterson
    Grave marker transcription:
    Our Dear Wife & Mother
    Ethel D. Patterson     1905 - 1954
    Asleep in Christ.
  9. [S9303] Unknown article title, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 9, 1954, Page 7, column 6 & 7 viewed at Newspapers.com,, 50th Anniversary: Sam and Minnie Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ontario) to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, Tom Patterson; Email April 7, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe."
  11. [S9529] Death Notice: Patterson, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 10, 1991, Page 19, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S2473] Ruth Pilgrim, online Obsolete link, Ruth Pilgrim (unknown location), downloaded viewed Oct 6, 2009, Ethel D Denzin.
  13. [S3214] Death Notice - PATTERSON, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Dec. 17, 1954, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Ethel Dorothy Patterson née Denzin (Scroll down from the highlighted heading to see her obituary). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  14. [S435] 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), MAC089 Ethel & Arnley Denzin
    "Ethel D. Denzin 14 years
    Arnley F. Denzin 11 years"
    so taken about 1919.
  15. [S435] Grandpa Fred's photographs B&W Photograph, scanned in Dec 1995, Uncle Mac Summach's Photo Archive, MAC100 Arnley & Ethel Denzin, about 1919.
  16. [S8339] Deaths: Denzin, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 25, 1964 viewed at Regina Public Library,, No on-line version of this obituary is currently available (2018). Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  17. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Ruth M. Ludvicek née Patterson.
  18. [S9417] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 10, 1996, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bruce William Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  19. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  20. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, Email April 7, 2003.
  21. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 2. Bruce?'34; Email April 7, 2003.
  22. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 3. Willard/'37; Email April 7, 2003.

Thomas Patterson1,2

M, #1765, b. 14 August 1899, d. 7 October 1991
Last Edited12 May 2019
     Thomas was born on 14 August 1899 in ScotlandG.3 Thomas married Ethel Dorothy Denzin at the home of her parents on 14 October 1926 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,5,6,3 Thomas married Bertha Victoria Spofford.7,3 Thomas married Pearl Adelaide Seed.8,3 He died on 7 October 1991 in Pasqua Hospital, Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG, at age 92.3
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Pearl Patterson, Ruth Ludvicek, Amil Ludvicek, Bruce Patterson and Agnes Denzin. Predeceased: Ethel Patterson, Bertha Victoria Spofford, Willard Patterson and Marion.3 Thomas Patterson was buried on 11 October 1991 in Tregarva Cemetery, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.2,3

     He also went by the name of Tom.9,4,10
     In the obituary of Ethel Patterson who died 16 December 1954, Ethel's husband, Thomas Patterson was listed as a survivor.1
     In the obituary of Willard Robert Patterson who died 2 July 1976, his father, Tom Patterson of Regina, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Bertha Victoria Patterson who died 8 November 1977, her second husband, Tom Patterson was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Phyllis Patterson who died 19 April 1982, her father-in-law, Tom Patterson of Regina, SK, was listed as a survivor.12
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 10 October 1991 .3

     In the obituary of Pearl Adelaide Patterson who died 17 April 1995, her second husband, Thomas Patterson was listed as predeceased.10
     In the obituary of Ruth M Patterson who died 21 August 1996, Ruth's father, but his name was not given, Thomas Patterson was listed as predeceased.13
     In the obituary of Bruce William Patterson who died 9 December 1996, his father, Tom Patterson was listed as predeceased.14

Family 1

Ethel Dorothy Denzin b. 24 Mar 1905, d. 16 Dec 1954
Marriage*Thomas married Ethel Dorothy Denzin at the home of her parents on 14 October 1926 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,5,6,3 
Children

Family 2

Bertha Victoria Spofford b. c 1904, d. 8 Nov 1977
Marriage*Thomas married Bertha Victoria Spofford.7,3 

Citations

  1. [S3214] Death Notice - PATTERSON, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Dec. 17, 1954, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Ethel Dorothy Patterson née Denzin (Scroll down from the highlighted heading to see her obituary). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  2. [S4199] 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., Thomas Patterson
    Grave marker transcription:
    Husband & Father
    Thomas Patterson     1899 - 1991
    Lifes Work Well Done.
  3. [S9529] Death Notice: Patterson, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 10, 1991, Page 19, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  4. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ontario) to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, Tom Patterson; Email April 7, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe."
  5. [S3213] Death Notice - DENZIN, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, May 24, 1955, Page 22, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Death Notice: Samuel Denzin (see column to the left of the highlighted heading). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  6. [S8954] Weddings: Patterson-Denzin, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 16, 1926, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Patterson-Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S9436] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 9, 1977, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bertha Victoria (Engstrom) Patterson née Spofford. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S2269] Dianne Wilson, online www.ancestry.com, Dianne Wilson (Saskatoon, SK), downloaded viewed Aug 8, 2009, Pearl A. Seed married Tom Patterson - no other details.
  9. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  10. [S9414] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, unknown location, Pearl Adelaide "Clifford" Patterson née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9434] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, July 6, 1976, Page 30, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Willard "Bill" Robert Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S8345] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Apr 21, 1982, Page C15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Phyllis Patterson née Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  13. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Ruth M. Ludvicek née Patterson.
  14. [S9417] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 10, 1996, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bruce William Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  15. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, Email April 7, 2003.
  16. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 2. Bruce?'34; Email April 7, 2003.
  17. [S8994] Regina woman wed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Mar 30, 1954, Page 6, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Patterson - Davies née Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  18. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 3. Willard/'37; Email April 7, 2003.

Willard Robert Thomas Patterson1

M, #1766, b. 6 June 1934, d. 2 July 1976
Father*Thomas Patterson2 b. 14 Aug 1899, d. 7 Oct 1991
Mother*Ethel Dorothy Denzin2 b. 24 Mar 1905, d. 16 Dec 1954
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Apr 2019
     Willard was born on 6 June 1934.3,4,5 He died on 2 July 1976 in a two car collision near Cutknife in Saskatchewan, CanadaG, at age 42.6,4
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Tom Patterson, Bruce Patterson and Ruth.1 Willard Robert Thomas Patterson was buried on 8 July 1976 in Tregarva Cemetery, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.3,1

     He also went by the name of Bill.6,7 He, brother of the bride,was an usher at the marriage of Emil L Ludvicek and Ruth M Patterson on 10 May 1952.8
     In the obituary of Ethel Patterson who died 16 December 1954, Ethel's son, Willard Patterson was listed as a survivor.9
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 6 July 1976 .1

     In the obituary of Thomas Patterson who died 7 October 1991, his son, Willard Patterson was listed as predeceased.10
     In the obituary of Ruth M Patterson who died 21 August 1996, Ruth's brother, Willard Patterson was listed as predeceased.11
     In the obituary of Bruce William Patterson who died 9 December 1996, his brother, Willard Patterson was listed as predeceased.7

Citations

  1. [S9434] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, July 6, 1976, Page 30, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Willard "Bill" Robert Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ontario) to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 3. Willard/'37; Email April 7, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe."
  3. [S4199] 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., Willard "Bill" Patterson
    Grave marker transcription:
    In loving memory of husband & father Willard (Bill) 1934-1976
    Forever with the Lord
    PATTERSON.
  4. [S9433] Accidents kill eleven, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, July 5, 1976, Page 3, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Accident kills Willard Patterson. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S9442] Jane Lee Family Tree on ancestry.com (Publisher: ancestry.com), Ancestry.com, Willard Patterson on Jane Lee Family Treee; "Verify data from this tree with other sources"; cited as "Jane Lee family tree., no source for birth date of June 6, 1934. Attributes birth place to Calgary.
  6. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Willard "Bill" Patterson
    Grave marker transcription:
    In Loving Memory of
    HUsband & Father     Willard (Bill)     1934     1976
    Forever with the Lord
    Patterson.
  7. [S9417] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 10, 1996, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bruce William Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S9420] Reception in Regina, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 26, 1952, Page 7, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Ludvicek--Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S3214] Death Notice - PATTERSON, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Dec. 17, 1954, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Ethel Dorothy Patterson née Denzin (Scroll down from the highlighted heading to see her obituary). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  10. [S9529] Death Notice: Patterson, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 10, 1991, Page 19, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Ruth M. Ludvicek née Patterson.

Jacob Wilhelm Porth1

M, #1767, d. circa January 1885
RelationshipGreat-grandfather of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited4 Jan 2019
     Jacob was born in Josefsberg, Kingdom of Galicia and LodomeriaG.2 Jacob married Christine Elizabeth Schmidt.3 He died circa January 1885 in AustriaG.2
     His name was also recorded as Philip La Porte.      He also went by the name of Wilhelm.4

Family

Christine Elizabeth Schmidt b. c 1837, d. c 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S2001] Roger Kreutzer, The Kreutzer Family from Reichau Austria 1898-2008 (Prince George, BC: Kreutzer, Roger, July 2008), p. 7. Hereinafter cited as The Kreutzer Family.
  2. [S8975] FTM User Home Page -- Ralph Magel , unknown repository, The Magel Family of Canada (Some US); "Consider this source as unreliable unless supported by other sources"; cited as "FTM Ralph Magel.
  3. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Wilhelm Kreutzer & Elizabeth Porth - parent of the bride. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  4. [S267] Unknown author, Vital Statistics, Manitoba - Registration of Marriage (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Wilhelm Kreutzer & Elizabeth Porth - parent of the bride.
  5. [S699] Unknown subject, various personal documents, R G Moffat papers - Watson Binder, Mesa, AZ, USA, Elizabeth Kreutzer died April 15, 1974 Born 1886.

Bruce William Patterson1

M, #1768, b. 1930, d. 9 December 1996
Father*Thomas Patterson2,3 b. 14 Aug 1899, d. 7 Oct 1991
Mother*Ethel Dorothy Denzin2 b. 24 Mar 1905, d. 16 Dec 1954
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited30 Mar 2019
     Bruce was born in 1930.2,4,1 Bruce married Phyllis Eunice Denzin at her brother Elmer's home on 6 March 1954 in Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,3,1 He died on 9 December 1996 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,1
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Lynne Weideman, Dave Weideman and Heather Wild. Predeceased: Tom Patterson, Ethel Patterson, Marion Rue, Ruth Ludvicek, Willard Patterson, Nicole and Phyllis Patterson.1 Bruce William Patterson was buried on 12 December 1996 in Tregarva Cemetery, RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,1

     He, brother of the bride,was Best Man in the marriage of Emil L Ludvicek and Ruth M Patterson on 10 May 1952.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to a newspaper article that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 30 March 1954 .3

     In the obituary of Ethel Patterson who died 16 December 1954, Ethel's son, Bruce Patterson was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Charles Frederick Denzin who died 3 February 1961, his son-in-law, Bruce Patterson was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Willard Robert Patterson who died 2 July 1976, his brother, Bruce Patterson of Craven, was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Bertha Victoria Patterson who died 8 November 1977, her step-son, Bruce Patterson of Craven, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Phyllis Patterson who died 19 April 1982, her husband, Bruce Patterson was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Thomas Patterson who died 7 October 1991, his son, Bruce Patterson of Moose Jaw, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Pearl Adelaide Patterson who died 17 April 1995, her step-son, Bruce Patterson was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Ruth M Patterson who died 21 August 1996, Ruth's brother, Bruce Patterson was listed as a survivor.13
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 10 December 1996 .1

     In the obituary of Valerie Lynne Weidman who died 27 June 1999, her step-father, Bruce Patterson was listed as predeceased.14
     In the obituary of Heather Wild who died 17 July 2003, her father, Bruce Patterson was listed as predeceased.15
     In the obituary of David Allan Weideman who died 6 December 2003, David's (step) father-in-law, Bruce Patterson was listed as predeceased.16

External link for Bruce William Patterson on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.17

Family

Phyllis Eunice Denzin b. 1920, d. 19 Apr 1982
Marriage*Bruce married Phyllis Eunice Denzin at her brother Elmer's home on 6 March 1954 in Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.4,3,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S9417] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 10, 1996, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bruce William Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ontario) to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 2. Bruce?'34; Email April 7, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe."
  3. [S8994] Regina woman wed, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Mar 30, 1954, Page 6, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Patterson - Davies née Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  4. [S4199] 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., Bruce Patterson."
  5. [S9420] Reception in Regina, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 26, 1952, Page 7, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Ludvicek--Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S3214] Death Notice - PATTERSON, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Dec. 17, 1954, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Ethel Dorothy Patterson née Denzin (Scroll down from the highlighted heading to see her obituary). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  7. [S8321] Death Noice: Denzin, Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 4, 1961, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Death Notice: Charles Frederick Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S9434] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, July 6, 1976, Page 30, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Willard "Bill" Robert Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S9436] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 9, 1977, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bertha Victoria (Engstrom) Patterson née Spofford. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S8345] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Apr 21, 1982, Page C15, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Phyllis Patterson née Denzin. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9529] Death Notice: Patterson, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 10, 1991, Page 19, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S9414] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, unknown location, Pearl Adelaide "Clifford" Patterson née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  13. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Ruth M. Ludvicek née Patterson.
  14. [S9422] Death Notices: Weideman, Valerie Lynne, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jun 30, 1999, Page 43, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Valerie Lynne Weideman née Davies. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  15. [S8347] Death Notices: Wild, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jul 18, 2003, Page 41, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Heather Wild née Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  16. [S7255] Death Notices: Weideman, David Allan, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 9, 2003, Page 29, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: David Allan Weideman. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  17. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  18. [S5035] Ryanflames34, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/30178284, ryanflames34 (unknown location), downloaded viewed Dec 9, 2013, Heather Patterson.

Ruth M Patterson1,2,3,4

F, #1769, b. 22 September 1927, d. 21 August 1996
Father*Thomas Patterson5 b. 14 Aug 1899, d. 7 Oct 1991
Mother*Ethel Dorothy Denzin5 b. 24 Mar 1905, d. 16 Dec 1954
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited23 Apr 2019
     Ruth was born on 22 September 1927 in Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.5,2,3
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding:
The Maid of Honour and Best Man were Bruce Patterson.4
Ruth married Emil L Ludvicek at the farm home of Charles Denzin, her granduncle on 10 May 1952 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.6,7,8,4 She died on 21 August 1996 in Swisher, Iowa, USAG, at age 68.8,2,3
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Emil Ludvicek, Gayl Ludvicek and Bruce Patterson. Predeceased: Thomas Patterson, Ethel Patterson, Marion Patterson and Willard Patterson.8 Ruth M Patterson was buried in Castek Cemetery, Johnson County, Iowa, USAG.8

     In the obituary of Ethel Patterson who died 16 December 1954, Ethel's daughter, Ruth Ludvicek was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Willard Robert Patterson who died 2 July 1976, his sister, Ruth of Iowa, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Bertha Victoria Patterson who died 8 November 1977, her step-daughter, Ruth of Iowa, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Thomas Patterson who died 7 October 1991, his daughter, Ruth Ludvicek of Swisher, IA, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Pearl Adelaide Patterson who died 17 April 1995, her step-daughter, Ruth was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Bruce William Patterson who died 9 December 1996, his sister, Ruth Ludvicek was listed as predeceased.13

Family

Emil Louis Ludvicek b. 25 Feb 1923, d. 14 Apr 1998
MarWitNews
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding:
The Maid of Honour and Best Man were Bruce Patterson.4
 
Marriage* Ruth married Emil L Ludvicek at the farm home of Charles Denzin, her granduncle on 10 May 1952 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.6,7,8,4 

Citations

  1. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ontario) to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, 1. Ruth?'31-32; Email April 7, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe."
  2. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Ruth M. Ludvicek. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  3. [S3215] Samuel Ludvicek, online Ludvicek Family Tree, Samuel Ludvicek (unknown location), downloaded viewed May 21, 2011, Ruth Patterson.
  4. [S9420] Reception in Regina, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 26, 1952, Page 7, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Ludvicek--Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  5. [S136] Denise nee Denzin Hayhoe, "Denise (Denzin) Hayhoe," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Apr 6, 2003, Email April 7, 2003.
  6. [S3214] Death Notice - PATTERSON, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Dec. 17, 1954, Page 36, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive,, Obituary: Ethel Dorothy Patterson née Denzin (Scroll down from the highlighted heading to see her obituary). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  7. [S3215] Samuel Ludvicek, viewed May 21, 2011.
  8. [S4199] 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., Ruth M. Ludvicek née Patterson.
  9. [S9434] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, July 6, 1976, Page 30, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Willard "Bill" Robert Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S9436] Death Notice: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 9, 1977, Page 31, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bertha Victoria (Engstrom) Patterson née Spofford. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S9529] Death Notice: Patterson, Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 10, 1991, Page 19, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Thomas Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S9414] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, unknown location, Pearl Adelaide "Clifford" Patterson née Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  13. [S9417] Death Notices: Patterson, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 10, 1996, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Bruce William Patterson. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Ivan Cecil Seed1,2,3

M, #1771, b. December 1909, d. before 3 June 2006
Father*Cecil C Seed1,2,3,4,5 b. 7 May 1872, d. 13 Oct 1960
Mother*Mary Summach1,2,3,4,5 b. 3 Aug 1884, d. 1964
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited12 Jan 2019
     Ivan was born in December 1909 Note that the 1916 census showed he was born in Ontario, in Saskatchewan, CanadaG.3,4,5 Ivan married Kathleen Rennick circa 30 October 1929.6,7 He died before 3 June 2006.8
     Ivan Cecil Seed was also known as Ivan C Seed.9
     Ivan Seed and Elaine Seed were included in a 1910 or 1911 photograph(see below), assuming the younger child is Ivan who was born in Dec 1909, then Elaine, the older would be around 3.10
MAC091 Elaine and Ivan Seed c1910 or 1911
"Give this to Ma
I suppose you will know who they are
Elaine has quite a twist in her eyes"
Comment above by Grandpa Fred's sister, Mary Seed

     Ivan Seed was included in a circa 1925 photograph (an unknown value.)11
MAC090 "Elaine Ivan and Vera Seed"
As older children, say about 1925
He, cousin of the groom,was an usher at the marriage of Albert Percy Seed and Elizabeth Emma Steele on 25 November 1926.12
     Ivan Seed, the groom-to-be, was referenced in an article about the bridal shower for Kathleen Rennick published on 22 October 1929 in the newspaper the Leader-Post.6

     In the obituary of Cecil C Seed who died 13 October 1960, Cecil's son, Ivan Seed was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Daniel Ivan Seed who died 15 December 1979, his grandfather, Ivan Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.14
     In the obituary of Wallace Stewart Rennick who died 12 August 1982, his brother-in-law, Ivan Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.15
     In the obituary of Elaine Cherney who died 15 March 1989, her brother, Ivan Seed of Regina, was listed as a survivor.16
     In the obituary of Edward Gordon Rennick who died 3 April 1993, Ivan Seed was listed as his brother-in-law, but it is unclear whether he was predeceased or not.17
     In the obituary of Vera Mary Daniels who died 6 September 1993, her brother, Ivan Seed was listed as a survivor.18
     In the obituary of Alice Elizabeth Rennick who died 3 June 2006, Alice's brother-in-law, Ivan Seed was listed as predeceased.8
     22 November 2009 Research notes:
Look up Ivan Seed in 1911 census.19

     In the obituary of Mary Dianne Seed who died 11 October 2012, her father, Ivan Seed was listed as predeceased.20

Census Data

     I C Seed appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Cecil Seed and Mary Seed.4
     He appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Regina, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Cecil C Seed and Mary Summach.3
     Ivan Steed (sic) appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of an unknown place in the household of his parents, Cecil Steed (sic) and Mary Steed (sic).5

Family

Kathleen Rennick b. c 1910, d. b Apr 1993
Marriage*Ivan married Kathleen Rennick circa 30 October 1929.6,7 
Child

Citations

  1. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  2. [S1074] Mary Seed's Children Scanned Photo, Uncle Mac Summach's Photo Archive (Asquith, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada), Sister Mary -- Mrs. Cecil Seed children, Tregarva, Sask.
    Elaine, Ivan, Vera.
  3. [S2095] Cecil Steed (sic) household, June 15, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Regina, Saskatchewan; Page: 52; Family No: 453, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21943.
  4. [S8812] Cecil Seedt household, Jun 1, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Sub district 5, Regina census district, Saskatchewan, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S8813] Cecil Steed (sic) household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Regina (city), Saskatchewan; Page Number: 48; Family: 17, Ancestry.com.
  6. [S9003] Shower for Bride-Elect, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 22, 1929, Page 7, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Shower for Bride-Elect . Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S9026] Annniversary: The Seeds then and now, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Nov 2, 1989, Page 29, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, 60th Anniversary: Mr & Mrs Ivan Seed, Then and Now. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S7976] Deaths: Rennick, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, June 6, 2006 viewed at www.legacy.com,, Obituary: Alice Elizabeth Rennick née Bakewell. Hereinafter cited as The Leader-Post.
  9. [S9017] Births: Stirewalt, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb. 4, 1961, Page 24, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Birth: Stirewalt. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S435] 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), MAC091 Elaine and Ivan Seed c1910 or 1911
    "Give this to Ma
    I suppose you will know who they are
    Elaine has quite a twist in her eyes"
    Comment above by Grandpa Fred's sister, Mary Seed.
  11. [S435] Grandpa Fred's photographs B&W Photograph, scanned in Dec 1995, Uncle Mac Summach's Photo Archive, MAC090 "Elaine Ivan and Vera Seed"
    As older children, say about 1925.
  12. [S9036] 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.
  13. [S4235] Death Notice - Seed, Cecil, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, 14 Oct 1960, Page 36, Death Notice: Cecil Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  14. [S9015] Deaths: Seed, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Dec 17, 1979, Page 36, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Daniel Ivan Seed. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  15. [S9020] Death Notice: Rennick, aroline née, Regina, SK, Aig 14, 1982, Page 17, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Wallace Steewart Rennick. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  16. [S9023] 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.
  17. [S9021] Death Norices: Rennick, aroline née, Regina, SK, Apr 5, 1993, Page 42, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Gordon Rennick. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  18. [S9037] 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.
  19. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  20. [S8516] M. Dianne Stirewalt, The Burlington Free Press, Burlington, VT, Oct 18, 2012, Page B6, column 2 & 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: M. Dianne Stirewalt née Seed and continued. Hereinafter cited as Burlington Free Press.
  21. [S9008] Mrs. W. S. Stirewalt, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Oct 17, 1958, Wedding: Stirewalt--Seed. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  22. [S9016] Engagement Notices, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 26, 1958, Page 6, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Engagement: Seed--Stirewalt. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Melbourne C Zummack1

M, #1772, b. circa September 1920, d. 23 May 2002
Father*Earnest Zummack2 b. 28 Jan 1889, d. 30 Dec 1956
Mother*Pearl Dodge2 b. 1896, d. 1969
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited5 Mar 2019
     Melbourne was born circa September 1920 in Saskatchewan, CanadaG, 9 months old in the 1021 census, and died at age 81.3,4 Melbourne married Edna Tindall.5,6 He died on 23 May 2002 in Pasqua Hospital, Regina, Saskatchewan, CanadaG.3,6
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Ian Zummack, Donna Zummack, Bev, Mike and Vera. Predeceased: Edna Zummack, Murray Zummack, Ivan Zummack and Dot.6
     He also went by the name of Mel Zummack.7
Canadian Military Service:
     Melbourne C Zummack began military service before May 1940.8

The following biographical fact was included in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 23 February 1946:
Mel's war bride and baby boy were sceduled to arrive in Halifax on Feb 26th, aboard the Scythia along with 36 other overseas brides.9

     In the obituary of Earnest Zummack who died 30 December 1956, Earnest's son, Melbourne Zummack was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Murray Ernest Zummack who died 22 March 1986, his brother, Mel Zummack of Regina, SK, was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Ivan G Zummack who died 22 August 1993, his brother, Mel Zummack was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Eleanor Zummack who died 2 September 1996, her brother-in-law, Melbourne Zummack was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Edna Zummack who died 14 December 1999, her husband, Mel Zummach was listed as a survivor.14
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 29 May 2002 .6

     In the obituary of Vera Tindall who died 23 June 2002, Vera's brother, Mel Zummack was listed as predeceased.7

External link for Melbourne C Zummack on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.15

Census Data

     Melbourne Zumach appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, Ernest Zumach and Pearl Zumach.4

Family

Edna Tindall b. c 1912, d. 14 Dec 1999
Marriage*Melbourne married Edna Tindall.5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S9291] Obstructed Police, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Mar 27, 1946, Page 5, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obstructed Police. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  3. [S1051] Saskatchewan Govt - Finance, Public Service Superannuation Board, Annual Report 2002-2003 (Regina, SK: Saskatchewan Government, after Mar 31, 2003), ZUMMACK, Melbourne; Former Department: Wascana C A; Annual Allowance: 12,395.04; Date of Death: May 23, 2002; Age: 81; Allowance Payable: No Beneficiary. Hereinafter cited as PSSB - Annual Rpt 02/03.
  4. [S6077] Ernest Zumach household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lumsden (RM), Saskatchewan; Page Number: 8, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 159.
  5. [S1212] Melissa Kluey, "Melissa Kluey email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (unknown address) to Rick Moffat, April 16, 2002. Hereinafter cited as "Zummack Query."
  6. [S7407] Zummack, Melbourne, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 2002, Page 29, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Melbourne "Mel" Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  7. [S4280] Vera Tindall, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, June 26, 2002, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Vera Tindall née Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  8. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), Mel is referenced as a member of the Prinsecc Pats in the following article: Felt Hat Athletic Club honors those in uniform.
  9. [S9310] War brides on Scythia, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Feb 23, 1946, Page 3, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, War brides on Scythia. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S9292] Death Notice: Zummack, Ernest, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Dec 31, 1956, Page: 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  11. [S8987] Zummack, Murray Ernest, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 20025 24, 1986, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Murray Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S8989] Deaths: Zummack, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 23, 1993, Page 38, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ivan Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  13. [S8988] Deaths: Zummack, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Sep 5, 1996, Page 26, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Eleanor (Elsie) Zummack née Schaeffer. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  14. [S9299] Death Notices: Zummack, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Dec 18, 1999, Page 53, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, https://www.newspapers.com/clip/29019334/…">Obituary: Edna Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  15. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat.

Dorothy Isabell Zummack1

F, #1773, b. 1922 or 1923, d. before 23 May 2002
Father*Earnest Zummack2 b. 28 Jan 1889, d. 30 Dec 1956
Mother*Pearl Dodge2,3 b. 1896, d. 1969
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited11 Mar 2019
     Dorothy was born in 1922 or 1923.4 She died before 23 May 2002.5
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Regina, Saskatchewan Leader-Post 20 September 1946 :
Seafoam jersey for attendants
TORONTO.--Autumn flowers and ferns decorated Silverthorn Baptist church for the wedding of Dorothy Isabell Zummack, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. Zummack, of Regina, to Philip James Dexter, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. R. Dexter of Weston, Ont. Rev. Fred Breckon conducted the service during which the brides uncle Walter Cavers, gave her in marriage. Wedding music was provided by Bert Kennedy and Miss Dorothy Ware was soloist.
With her white satin dress fashioned with sheer yoke, the bride wore a long veil caught to a white satin sweetheart headdress. She carried red roses and baby's breath.

Mrs. Marjorie Sillett was matron of honor, wearing a blue taffeta dress with pink feather headpiece and carrying pink roses in a nosegay. Bridesmaids Misses Vera Zummack, Bernice Dexter, Eileen Grech and Jenny Sala had gowns of seafoam blue jersey with pink and black feathered headdresses and carried yellow rose nosegays

James Coates was best man and ushers were Bob Dexter and Ted Greene.

At the reception at York Community House the brides aunt, Mrs. Walter Cavers, welcomed guests, with the grooms mother assisting.

For travelling the bride chose a moss green suit with black accessories. The couple will reside at Weston.1

     In the obituary of Earnest Zummack who died 30 December 1956, his daughter, Dorothy Dexter of Sudbury, ON, was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Murray Ernest Zummack who died 22 March 1986, his sister|of Levach, ON, Dorothy Wilson was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of Ivan G Zummack who died 22 August 1993, his sister, Dorothy Wilson was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of Eleanor Zummack who died 2 September 1996, her sister-in-law, Dorothy Wilson was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Melbourne Zummack who died 23 May 2002, his sister, Dot was listed as predeceased.5
     In the obituary of Vera Tindall who died 23 June 2002, Vera's sister, Dot was listed as predeceased.10

Citations

  1. [S9287] Seafoam jersey for attendants, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Sep 20, 1946, Page 7, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Wedding: Dexter--Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  2. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  3. [S4229] Highways worker dies in hospital, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Jan 2, 1957, Page: 8 viewed at Google News Archive,, Highways worker dies in hospital (Ernest Zummack). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  4. [S9335] Cameron Baptist Sunday School Has Picnic, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jun 21, 1937, Page 7, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Cameron Baptist Sunday School Has Picnic. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  5. [S7407] Zummack, Melbourne, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 2002, Page 29, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Melbourne "Mel" Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  6. [S9292] Death Notice: Zummack, Ernest, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Dec 31, 1956, Page: 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  7. [S8987] Zummack, Murray Ernest, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 20025 24, 1986, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Murray Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S8989] Deaths: Zummack, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 23, 1993, Page 38, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ivan Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  9. [S8988] Deaths: Zummack, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Sep 5, 1996, Page 26, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Eleanor (Elsie) Zummack née Schaeffer. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S4280] Vera Tindall, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, June 26, 2002, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Vera Tindall née Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.

Vera Zummack1,2,3

F, #1774, b. 22 September 1914, d. 23 June 2002
Step-father*Earnest Zummack1,4 b. 28 Jan 1889, d. 30 Dec 1956
Mother*Pearl Dodge1,5,4 b. 1896, d. 1969
FatherCharles Louis Zummach5 b. 12 Jan 1891, d. 24 Nov 1914
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited3 Mar 2019
     Vera was born on 22 September 1914 in Killaloe Station, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.6,4,7 Vera married Floyd Tindall.3,8 She died on 23 June 2002 in Tavisock, Zorra East Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 87.3
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Floyd Tindall, Murray Zummack, Mel Zummack, Ivan Zummack and Dot.3
     Her name was also recorded as Vira Murial Zummach.7
     In the obituary of Charles Louis Zummach who died 24 November 1914, Charles's daughter, but no given name was included in the news article, (?) Zummach was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Earnest Zummack who died 30 December 1956, his daughter, Vera Tindall of Toronto, ON, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Murray Ernest Zummack who died 22 March 1986, his sister, Vera Tindall of Markdale, ON, was listed as a survivor.10
     In the obituary of Ivan G Zummack who died 22 August 1993, his sister, Vera Tindall was listed as a survivor.11
     In the obituary of Eleanor Zummack who died 2 September 1996, her sister-in-law, Vera Tindall was listed as a survivor.12
     In the obituary of Melbourne Zummack who died 23 May 2002, his sister, Vera was listed as a survivor.13
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 26 June 2002 .3


External link for Vera Zummack on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.14

Census Data

     Vera Zumach appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Lumsden No. 189, Saskatchewan in the household of her parents, Ernest Zumach and Pearl Zumach.4

Family

Floyd Tindall
Marriage*Vera married Floyd Tindall.3,8 

Citations

  1. [S116] Interview with Esther nee Denzin Summach (Asquith, SK), by Estelle nee Summach Moffat, 1995. Zummach Info from Esther Summach.Doc (Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  2. [S853] Sunday School Class List, Estelle Moffat Personal Papers, 1961, Estelle and Graeme Moffat Papers, Mesa, AZ, USA, Mom's note on Regina relatives listing members of the Ernie Zummach (sic) family, Sam & Minnie Denzin family and Mary & Cecil Seed's son.
  3. [S4280] Vera Tindall, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, June 26, 2002, Page 33, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Vera Tindall née Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  4. [S6077] Ernest Zumach household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Lumsden (RM), Saskatchewan; Page Number: 8, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 159.
  5. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1990), page 13. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  6. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  7. [S7589] Ontario Birth Registers Index 1914-1917, online Ontario Birth Registers Index 1914-1917, Z004     Zummach Vira Murial     9 22 14     050610     Killaloe Station     F. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Birth Registers Index 1914-1917.
  8. [S4229] Highways worker dies in hospital, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Jan 2, 1957, Page: 8 viewed at Google News Archive,, Highways worker dies in hospital (Ernest Zummack). Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  9. [S9292] Death Notice: Zummack, Ernest, Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Dec 31, 1956, Page: 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader Post.
  10. [S8987] Zummack, Murray Ernest, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 20025 24, 1986, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Murray Ernest Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  11. [S8989] Deaths: Zummack, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Aug 23, 1993, Page 38, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Ivan Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  12. [S8988] Deaths: Zummack, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Sep 5, 1996, Page 26, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Eleanor (Elsie) Zummack née Schaeffer. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  13. [S7407] Zummack, Melbourne, The Regina Leader-Post, Regina, SK, May 29, 2002, Page 29, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Melbourne "Mel" Zummack. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  14. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Christine Elizabeth Schmidt1

F, #1778, b. circa 1837, d. circa 1899
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited4 Jan 2019
     Christine was born circa 1837 in Ukertsburg, AustriaG.1 Christine married Jacob Wilhelm Porth.2 She died circa 1899 in AustriaG.1
     Her name was also recorded as Christina Schmidt3 ; and, Elizabeth Schmidt.4

Family

Jacob Wilhelm Porth d. c Jan 1885
Children

Citations

  1. [S8975] FTM User Home Page -- Ralph Magel , unknown repository, The Magel Family of Canada (Some US); "Consider this source as unreliable unless supported by other sources"; cited as "FTM Ralph Magel.
  2. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Wilhelm Kreutzer & Elizabeth Porth - parent of the bride. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  3. [S2001] Roger Kreutzer, The Kreutzer Family from Reichau Austria 1898-2008 (Prince George, BC: Kreutzer, Roger, July 2008), p. 7. Hereinafter cited as The Kreutzer Family.
  4. [S267] Unknown author, Vital Statistics, Manitoba - Registration of Marriage (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Wilhelm Kreutzer & Elizabeth Porth.
  5. [S699] Unknown subject, various personal documents, R G Moffat papers - Watson Binder, Mesa, AZ, USA, Elizabeth Kreutzer died April 15, 1974 Born 1886.

(?) Summach1

F, #1779
Father*Lester Leonard Summach1 b. 17 May 1912, d. 27 Jul 1994
Mother*Mary Stark1 b. 4 Apr 1919, d. 27 Jun 2002
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited11 Apr 2016
     In the obituary of Mary Stark who died 27 June 2002, Mary's infant daughter, (?) Summach was listed as predeceased.1

Citations

  1. [S1578] Obituary Archive - Grande Prairie Daily Herald Tribune, online http://obits.bowesnet.com/details.php, Mary Summach (née: Stark) , of Grande Prairie
    Date of Death: June 27th, 2002. Hereinafter cited as OA-DHT.