Carl Ristau1,2,3,4

M, #3215, b. 28 April 1818, d. 20 October 1882
Last Edited1 Apr 2017
     Carl Ristau was born on 28 April 1818 in Vermok, GermanyG.5,1 Alternatively, he was born circa 1817 in GermanyG since he is 64 in the 1881 census.6 Carl married G Dragovins before 1850 in GermanyG.7,8 Carl married Henrietta Belstas after 25 March 1855 in GermanyG.9,10 Carl married Henrietta Belstas before 1866.11,12 Carl died on 20 October 1882 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 64 Ontario Death Registration 016771. The informant was Carl Ristau.1,13 Carl Ristau was buried in Union Cemetery, Lot 9, Conc 6, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,14

     He and Henrietta Ristau emigrated on 29 June 1861 from Québec City, Canada East, United Province of CanadaG; from Hamburg, Germany.1,15

Carl appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of William Resto.10 Karl Ristaw was listed as a witness to the marriage of William F Ristaw and Mary Rose Zummach on 22 March 1882.16

Family 1

G Dragovins d. a 12 Mar 1855
Marriage*Carl married G Dragovins before 1850 in GermanyG.7,8 
Children

Family 2

Henrietta Belstas b. Oct 1822, d. 25 Nov 1912
Marriage*Carl married Henrietta Belstas after 25 March 1855 in GermanyG.9,10 
Marriage Carl married Henrietta Belstas before 1866.11,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  2. [S872] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1885 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1999), Ristow/Genoe --; 1885 - Page 3, # 14 Registration Number 010435. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1885.
  3. [S263] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1882 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), Ristow/Geroe --; 1882 - Page 11, # 65 Registration Number 010295. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1882.
  4. [S263] Olga Lewis, RCM 1882, Ristow/Summach --; 1882 - Page 11, # 63 Registration Number 0102.
  5. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  6. [S6043] William Resto household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario: Page: 23; Family: 99, LDS Family History Library Roll: C-13234.
  7. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children, William F Ristow was born in February 1850.
  8. [S1444] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, Karl Ristaw & Marianne Genoe. Hereinafter cited as Ontario Marriages, 1785-1935.
  9. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children, Carl Ristow born in March 1855 in Germany, son of Karl Risow and G Dragovins, so Henrietta must have married Karl at a later date.
  10. [S6043] Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario: Page: 23; Family: 99, The enumerator appears to have included Yette (the mother) with the next household since the household number is witten on her line. I have chosen to include her with the rest of the family.
  11. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1785-1935, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, Mary Ristow & Fred Wm Blodow.
  12. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  13. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name:      Carl Rista
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Year:      abt 1810
    Birth Place:      Prussia
    Age at Death:      71
    Death Date:      22 Oct 1881
    Death Place:      Renfrew, Ontario, Canada
    Cause of Death:      old age
    Informant:      Carl L Rista
    Religion:      Baptist. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.
  14. [S5259] The Ontario Name Index, online ;The Ontario Name Index (TONI)[:WEB], RISTAU      Karl      bur      1882      Renfrew Cty, Hagarty Twp. Hereinafter cited as TONI.
  15. [S2090] Hamburger Passagierlisten, 1850-1934, online www.ancestry.com.
  16. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1785-1935, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, William F Ristaw & Maria R Summach.
  17. [S208] Avondale, SK Woodlawn Cemetary, Cemetery Records, Received from Loris Smith Sept 14, 1999, Rick Moffat Personal Papers, Mesa, Arizona, USA.
  18. [S216] PCS Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, born Feb 11, 1850 Alsace (Lorraine?), Germany.
  19. [S263] Olga Lewis, RCM 1882, Ristow/Summach -- William F Ristow, age 32 bachelor/farmer, born Bremburg Prussia...[so born about 1850]; 1882 - Page 11, # 63 Registration Number 0102.
  20. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1785-1935, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, Carl Ristaw & Morrgie? Genoe.
  21. [S1444] Ontario Marriages, 1785-1935, online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935, Karl Ristaw & Mariamne Genoe.

William E Boland1,2,3

M, #3216, b. 19 July 1887
Father*Thomas George Boland4,2 b. 6 Nov 1861, d. 1938
Mother*Margaret Matilda Young4,2 b. 6 Mar 1863, d. 1929
Last Edited5 Feb 2016
     William E Boland was born circa 1885.4 He was born on 19 July 1887 in Ontario, CanadaG.2 He was the son of Thomas George Boland and Margaret Matilda Young.4,2
     He also went by the name of Eric.5 He also went by the name of Erich.4

William E Boland appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Boland and Margaret Boland.2 Eric Boland was listed as a survivor in the obituary of Townley Boland who died 12 February 1920, Townley's brother.5,6,7

Citations

  1. Assume William E and Erich are the same child of Thomas and Margaret Boland.
  2. [S2584] Thomas Boland household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eganville, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 1; Family: 7, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  3. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption.
  4. [S119] Clare Tapp, "Tapp Generation Report", Oct 17, 1999, revised report Oct 25, 1999 and May 2, 2000 (Ontario). Clare sent this report to Peter Smith, who forwarded it to me. He is a great-grandson of Charles William Boland., Generation Report -- 99.10.25, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as "Desc of William (Bowland) Boland."
  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 69 - Townley Boland. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  6. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery, Canada Gravemarker Gallery; "After July 31, 2017, links will be broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  7. [S1442] Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1936 and Overseas 1939-1947, online Ontario, Canada Deaths, Name:     Townley Gillespie Boland. Hereinafter cited as ON Deaths, 1869-.

August Ristau1

M, #3217, b. 1857
Father*Carl Ristau1,2 b. 28 Apr 1818, d. 20 Oct 1882
Mother*Henrietta Belstas1,2 b. Oct 1822, d. 25 Nov 1912
Last Edited26 Sep 2006
     August Ristau was born in 1857.1 He was the son of Carl Ristau and Henrietta Belstas.1,2
     August Ristau emigrated with Carl Ristau and Henrietta Ristau on 29 June 1861 from in Québec City, Canada East, United Province of CanadaG; from Hamburg, Germany.2,3

Citations

  1. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  2. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  3. [S2090] Hamburger Passagierlisten, 1850-1934, online www.ancestry.com.

Pauline Ristau1

F, #3218, b. 1861
Father*Carl Ristau1,2 b. 28 Apr 1818, d. 20 Oct 1882
Mother*Henrietta Belstas1,2 b. Oct 1822, d. 25 Nov 1912
Last Edited26 Sep 2006
     Pauline Ristau was born in 1861.1 She was the daughter of Carl Ristau and Henrietta Belstas.1,2
     Pauline Ristau emigrated with Carl Ristau and Henrietta Ristau on 29 June 1861 from in Québec City, Canada East, United Province of CanadaG; from Hamburg, Germany.2,3

Citations

  1. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  2. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  3. [S2090] Hamburger Passagierlisten, 1850-1934, online www.ancestry.com.

Bertram Young Boland1,2,3,4

M, #3220, b. 15 August 1897, d. 12 August 1918
Father*Thomas George Boland5,6,3,4,7,2 b. 6 Nov 1861, d. 1938
Mother*Margaret Matilda Young5,6,8,4,3,7,2 b. 6 Mar 1863, d. 1929
Last Edited16 Apr 2017
     Bertram Young Boland was born on 15 August 1897 in Eganville, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, Ontario Birth Registration 036601.1,9,2,3,4 He was the son of Thomas George Boland and Margaret Matilda Young.5,6,3,4,7,2,8 Bert died on 12 August 1918 in FranceG at age 20 instantly from a sniper's bullet, during an attack "on PARVILLERS, Amiens front...while proceeding up Pelican Alley, between Fouquescourt and Parvillers."

Initially reported as dying the 12th or 13th but this was later corrected to the 12th.5,1,9,6,10,2,11

Bertram Young Boland is remembered on a gravemarker or memorial in St. John's Anglican Cemetery, Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.12,2
     Bertram Boland appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Boland and Margaret Boland.4

Borton Boland appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Eganville, Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Boland and Margaret Boland.7

Pvt Bert Young Boland began military service on 6 November 1915 in Montréal, Québec, CanadaG, with the 73rd (Overseas) Bn. Royal Highlanders of Canada, C.E.F.

He was wounded July 2, 1917 near Avion and was evacuated to England where he had surgery to remove "shrapnel the size of a large size bean" from his thigh. The wound healed and he was cleared for return to service Sept 28th, 1917.9
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Eganville, Ontario 30 August 1918 :
Killed in action in Flanders: Pte Bert Y Boland, son of Thomas Boland of Eganville.13

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Eganville, Ontario Eganville Leader 30 August 1918 :
Two More Eganville Boys Fall on Battlefield
Ptes. Boland and Tait Killed in Action
The gloom of death, stretching from Flanders fields, rests on two Eganville homes this week...Pte. Bert Y Boland, reported killed in action on August 13, was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Boland, of Eganville. He was three years with the colors and had been wounded and sent to a military hospital in England. He was known as a sharpshooter, and, when recovered, he had a choice of remaining in England as a training officer or returning to France as a sniper. Neither appealed to him, but he decided to rejoin his comrades of a machine gun crew. With them he fought and died. He was one of three brothers in ranks....10


External link for Bertram Young Boland on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.14
Link to the Canadian Great War Project for Bertram Young Boland; Link to his Canadian Great War Project "Soldier Page."14

Pvt Bert Young Boland was commemorated by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission
In Memory of
BERT YOUNG BOLAND
Private
133133
42nd Bn., Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regt.)
who died on
Monday, 12th August 1918

Vimy memorial - It also bears the names of 11,000 Canadian servicemen who died in France - many of them in the fight for Vimy Ridge - who have no known grave.15,16

Citations

  1. [S119] Clare Tapp, "Tapp Generation Report", Oct 17, 1999, revised report Oct 25, 1999 and May 2, 2000 (Ontario). Clare sent this report to Peter Smith, who forwarded it to me. He is a great-grandson of Charles William Boland., BERTRAM Y BOLAND, b. 1897; d. 1918; Generation Report -- 99.10.25, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as "Desc of William (Bowland) Boland."
  2. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery, Canada Gravemarker Gallery; "After July 31, 2017, links will be broken. Search Canada GenWEB since content is being indexed and moved to this site. I will replace links as time permits"; cited as "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  3. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Bertram Young Boland. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S2584] Thomas Boland household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eganville, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 1; Family: 7, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  5. [S117] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org/. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.
  6. [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 52. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  7. [S2402] Thomas Boland household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eganville, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 6; Family: 47, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), next of kin - Mrs Thos G Boland. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  9. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, Bert Young Boland.
  10. [S544] The Eganville Leader, compiler, Reflections of a Century - Stories and Photos from the Ottawa Valley (P.O. Box 310, Eganville, ON K0J 1T0: The Eganville Leader Publishing Company Ltd., July 2002), Page 112 - From Eganville Leader - August 30, 1918
    Two More Eganville Boys Fall on Battlefield. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  11. [S5603] Database search, Canada War Grave Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948 (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Name:     Bert Young Boland. Hereinafter cited as Circumstances of Casualty.
  12. [S219] Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid (1996), online http://www.islandnet.com/ocfa/, Possible that this Bertram is the Bretram killed in France. Perhaps only a memorial marker. BOLANDBertramSt John's Anglican, EganvilleRenfrewGrattanOT-92-02. Hereinafter cited as OCFA.
  13. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21, page 52:
    August 30, 1918 - Killed in action in Flanders: Pte Bert Y Boland, son of Thomas Boland of Eganville.
  14. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  15. [S117] CWGC, online http://www.cwgc.org/, Private Bert Young Boland.
  16. [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., Bert Young Boland.