Alexander Becker1,2,3,4

M, #3164, b. 3 January 1880, d. 11 November 1910
Father*William Frederick Becker1,5,6,7,4,8,9 b. 11 May 1852, d. 15 Mar 1951
Mother*Albertina Zummach1,5,6,7,4,8,9 b. 23 Dec 1854, d. 7 Feb 1922
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited20 Mar 2017
     Alexander was born on 3 January 1880 in Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,3,6,4,8,9 Alexander married Elsie M Heise on 1 October 1902 in Arnprior, McNab Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 015243. His occupation was given as labourer.2,3,7 He died on 11 November 1910 in Arnprior, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 30 of tuberculosis ?of kidney? according to Ontario Death Registration 026530.1,3,5 Alexander Becker was buried in Albert Street Cemetery - Block H, Arnprior, McNab Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.3,5
     He also went by the name of Alex Becker.10 He was listed as a witness to the marriage of Alexander Kuhl and Mary Becker on 2 October 1902.10
     Alexander Becker was recorded as the father of the bridegroom at the marriage of Walter Eric Becker and Lavina Avis Simpson on 4 August 1934.11

External link for Alexander Becker on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.12

Census Data

     Alixander Receker appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Brudenell & Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Receker and Albertina Receker.9
     Alexandr Becker appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberlina Becker.8
     Alexander Becker appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberteena Becker.4

Family

Elsie M Heise b. 1886, d. 1953
Marriage*Alexander married Elsie M Heise on 1 October 1902 in Arnprior, McNab Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 015243. His occupation was given as labourer.2,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Alexander Becker, b. January 3, 1880, Ontario, d. 1910; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1. Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  2. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Elsa Heise & Alexander Becker. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  3. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "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., Alexander Becker & Elsie M Heise; Gordon A Becker
    Transcription:
    BECKER
    Alexander Becker 1880-1910
    His Wife
    Elsie M Heise 1886-1953
    Son Gordon A Becker 1910-1933.
  4. [S2387] William Becker household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 16; Family: 124, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  5. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Alexander Becker.
  6. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Alexander Becker. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  7. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Alexander Becker & Elsa Heise.
  8. [S3289] William Becker household, Apr 14, 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 9; Family No: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T-6366.
  9. [S6080] William Receker household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Brudenell & Lyndock, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page 39; Family: 151, Ancestry.com Roll: C_13234, As much as I would like to transcribe the family name as Beceker, the first letter is not formed like many other examples of a "B" on the same page, unless the enumerator first made an "R' and then tried to over-write it as a "B."
  10. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Alexander Kuhl & Mary Becker; witnesses: Alex Becker and A Ristaw (possibly Adeline Ristow, 2nd cousin or Alvina Ristau, 1st cousin).
  11. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Walter Eric Becker & Lavina Avis Simpson; Witnesses: Florence Burt, Ottawa; and Flora McDonald, Arnprior.
  12. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  13. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Assume Alexander Wilfred is the son of Alexander Becker, married in 1902.
  14. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Alexander Becker (no other data available); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 3.
  15. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: ALexander Wilfred Becker & Catherina Rose Raycraft.
  16. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Walter Becker (no other data available); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1.
  17. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Walter Eric Becker.
  18. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  19. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Gordon Becker (no other data available); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1.
  20. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Gordon Becker.

Mary Becker1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, #3165, b. 19 June 1882, d. 27 April 1974
Father*William Frederick Becker1,4,6,7 b. 11 May 1852, d. 15 Mar 1951
Mother*Albertina Zummach1,4,6,7 b. 23 Dec 1854, d. 7 Feb 1922
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited4 Mar 2017
     Mary was born on 19 June 1882 in Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,6,7 Mary married Alexander Kuhl on 2 October 1902 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.8,9,3,4,5
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Alex Becker. His parent(s) were listed as Gottlb Kuhl and Minnie Schruder. Her parent(s) were listed as William Becker and Albertina Zummach.4
Mary married William Verch on 5 August 1914 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 019642.10,11 She died on 27 April 1974 at age 91.1
     Mary Becker was a survivor of her husband Alexander who died in 1913.12,13
     In the obituary of Allen Verch who died 31 March 2011, Allen's wife, Mary Becker was listed as predeceased.14

Census Data

     Mary Becker appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Becker and Alberlina Becker.7
     Mary Becker appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Becker and Alberteena Becker.6

Family 1

Alexander Kuehl b. 5 Sep 1882, d. 2 Jan 1913
MarWitReg
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Alex Becker. His parent(s) were listed as Gottlb Kuhl and Minnie Schruder. Her parent(s) were listed as William Becker and Albertina Zummach.4
 
Marriage* Mary married Alexander Kuhl on 2 October 1902 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.8,9,3,4,5 
Children

Family 2

William Verch b. 8 Apr 1892, d. 1958
Marriage*Mary married William Verch on 5 August 1914 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 019642.10,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Mary Becker b. June 19, 1881, Lyndock, Ontario, d. April 27, 1974; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002). Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  2. [S278] Becker Family Scanned Photo, Uncle Mac Summach's Photo Archive (Asquith, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada).
  3. [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), MAC047 - "Alex Kuehl and Cousin Mary Becker, Wedding Picture.
    Killaloe, Ont."
    Grandpa Fred's notation.
  4. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Alexander Kuhl & Mary Becker; witnesses: Alex Becker and A Ristaw (possibly Adeline Ristow, 2nd cousin or Alvina Ristau, 1st cousin).
  5. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/… - 19741-23 (Renfrew Co). Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.
  6. [S2387] William Becker household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 16; Family: 124, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  7. [S3289] William Becker household, Apr 14, 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 9; Family No: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T-6366.
  8. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., She married (1) Alexander Kuehl, October 2, 1902...; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002).
  9. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Alexander Kuhl & Mary Becker; witnesses: Alex Becker and A Ristaw (possibly Adeline Ristow, 2nd cousin or Alvina Ristau, 1st cousin). Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  10. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002).
  11. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Mary Kuehl & Wm Verch Jr.
  12. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Alexander Kuehl...born 1881 and died January 2. 1913.; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1.
  13. [S3383] Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Ontario, online Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Ontario, Alex Kuehl
    Grave marker transcription:
    Alex Kuehl Born Sept. 5, 1882 - Died Jan 2, 1913 Son of Gottlieb and Wilhelmina Kuehl
    KUEHL. Hereinafter cited as Canada GenWeb Cemetery Project - Ontario.
  14. [S6453] VERCH, Allen, Waterloo Region Record, Kitchener, ON, Apr 7, 2011 viewed at TheRecord.com,, Obituary: Allen Verch.
  15. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Hazek Kuehl, b. September 16, 1903; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 3.
  16. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, Hazel Kuehl died July 10, 2001 in Kitchener; Email - July 24, 2002. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  17. [S1609] Kirsten Froyland, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/1842583, Kirsten Froyland (unknown location), downloaded Mar 23 2007, viewed Aug 31, 2007, Hazel Irene Kuehl.
  18. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Hazel Irene Kuehl & Charles Lewis Ristau.
  19. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Gordon Kuehl b. November 15, 1904; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 3.
  20. [S88] The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page , Genealogy.com (formerly Family Tree Maker) User Trees, The Rick Schroeder Family Home Page; "While this database does not contain source references, I have found it a reliable guide for further Renfrew County, ON research. Downloaded in April 2001, with follow up by email messages. He also provided genealogy reports as early as Aug 1998"; cited as "Rick Schroeder Family., GORDON EDWARD KUEHL; b. 15 Nov 1904, Hagarty Township, Renfrew County; d. 2 Jul 1996, Kitchener, Ontario.
  21. [S1445] ON Vital Statistics Project, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/renf1925.htm - 18147-25.
  22. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Wilbert Kuehl, b. August 27, 1912; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 3.
  23. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Allen Verch, b. October 6, 1916; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2 & 4.
  24. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Stillborn Girl Verch, b. 1918; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.

August John Becker1,2,3,4

M, #3166, b. 14 January 1883, d. 9 December 1965
Father*William Frederick Becker5,6,7,8,9,4 b. 11 May 1852, d. 15 Mar 1951
Mother*Albertina Zummach5,6,7,8,9,4 b. 23 Dec 1854, d. 7 Feb 1922
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited4 Jul 2019
     August was born on 14 January 1883 in Brudenell Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration.1,5,6,7 Alternatively, he was born on 14 January 1882 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to his death registration. Note that it gave Killadle (sic) as his death location4 or on 14 January 1884 in Waterloo, Kingston Twp., Ontario, Canada, (the date is from the 1901 census)5,6,8 or in 1885 or 1886 in Ontario, Canada, from later census records.10,11 August married Elsie Adella Becker on 30 March 1917 in United Church manse, Cabri, Saskatchewan, Canada.12,6,4,13,14,10 He died on 9 December 1965 in St. Martin's Hospital, Oliver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 82.5,4 The informant on his death registration was his wife, Elsie A Becker.4 August John Becker was buried on 11 December 1965 in Oliver Cemetery, Oliver, British Columbia, Canada.4
     In the obituary of Elsie Becker who died 16 February 1984, Elsie's husband, August John Becker was listed as predeceased.15

The following biographical fact was included published in Hazlet, Saskatchewan, 1987:
In 1910 August decided to go west and homesteaded on, and then worked the pre-emption of E1/2 2-17-19.

In 1911, his sister, Minnie was brought out to keep house for August.13

     In the obituary of Florence New who died 11 April 1999, her father, August Becker was listed as predeceased.16
     In the obituary of Roy Addison Becker who died 21 June 2013, Roy's father, August Becker was listed as predeceased.17

External link for August John Becker on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.18

Census Data

     August Becker appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberlina Becker.9
     Agust Becker appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberteena Becker.8
     August Becker appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, RM of Pittville No. 169, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1916, enumerated as a farmer. His household was enumerated just after his father's household..11
     August Becker and Elsie appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Pittville No. 169, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. August was enumerated as a farmer.. Their children Edward and Florence were listed as living with them.10

Family

Elsie Adella Becker b. 17 Mar 1900, d. 16 Feb 1984
Marriage*August married Elsie Adella Becker on 30 March 1917 in United Church manse, Cabri, Saskatchewan, Canada.12,6,4,13,14,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S86] (see citation for details), Apr 6, 1891 Canada census, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Raglan & Radcliff, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: xx; Family: xx, Rick Moffat - Census Transcription - Personal Papers, Becker August, M(ale), Age - 8, S(ingle), S(on), Birthplace - Ontario, Father's Birthplace - Germany, Mother's Birthplace - Germany, Religion - Baptist; Page 9, Sub-district i- ?, Hagarty, Family 30.
  2. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., August John Becker, b. January 14, 1884, Waterloo, Ontario, d. December 09, 1965, Oliver, B.C; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 2. Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  3. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Isaak, Linda (Becker) email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (Oliver, BC) to Rick Moffat, August John Becker born January 14, 1884 in Ontario, Canada; Email July 10, 2002. Hereinafter cited as "Kinda Isaak email."
  4. [S8753] August John Becker, Death Registration 1965-09-015191 (1965), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image - August John Becker. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Becker,A J.
  5. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 2.
  6. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Kinda Isaak email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Email July 10, 2002.
  7. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: August John Becker. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  8. [S2387] William Becker household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 16; Family: 124, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  9. [S3289] William Becker household, Apr 14, 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 9; Family No: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T-6366.
  10. [S5655] August Becker household, June 1, 1921 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pitville, Maple Creek, Saskatchewan; Page 16, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Folder Number: 155.
  11. [S5657] August Becker household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pittville RM, Maple Creek, Saskatchewan; Page: 24; Family No: 308, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21931.
  12. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., He married Elsie Adella Becker, March 30, 1917 in United Church Manse, Cabri, Saskatchewan...; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  13. [S1496] Hazlet Historical Society, Hazlet & Its Heritage - Volume II (Hazlet, Sask.: Hazlet Historical Society, 1987), August and Elsie Becker; Page 1073. Hereinafter cited as Hazlet & Its Heritage.
  14. [S3241] Elsie Adella Becker, Death Registration 1984-09-003182 (1984), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, B.C. Death Registration Image - Elsie Adella Becker. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Becker, E A.
  15. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), Shared by "lindaart1" in an ancestry.com image of the obituary. Title gives the source as the Oliver Chronicle, but no date is given.
  16. [S9325] Unknown article title, unknown newspaper title, unknown location, Obituary: Florence New née Becker.
  17. [S6052] Kelowna Obituaries - Roy Becker, Castanet.net, Kelowna, BC, about Jun 22, 2013, viewed on-line viewed at Castanet.net Obituaries,, Obituary: Roy Addison Becker. Hereinafter cited as Castanet.net.
  18. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat.
  19. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Kinda Isaak email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Edward John Becker ...d. October 3, 1996 in Oliver, B.C.; Email July 10, 2002.
  20. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2 & 4.
  21. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Kinda Isaak email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Florence Beatrice Becker ...d. in Regina, Saskatchewan; Email July 10, 2002.
  22. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  23. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Kinda Isaak email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, George Allen Becker ...d. November 6,1923 Hazlet, Saskatchewan; Email July 10, 2002.
  24. [S1298] Linda nee Becker Isaak, "Kinda Isaak email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Donald Ernest Becker ... d. July 12, 1988 Regina, Saskatchewan; Email July 10, 2002.

Rev William H Becker1

M, #3167, b. 29 November 1885, d. 10 November 1947
Father*William Frederick Becker2,3,4 b. 11 May 1852, d. 15 Mar 1951
Mother*Albertina Zummach2,3,4 b. 23 Dec 1854, d. 7 Feb 1922
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited28 Jun 2019
     William was born on 29 November 1885 in Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.5,3,6,7 Alternatively, he was born on 24 November 1885 in Lyndoch Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario,1 or circa 1885 in Ontario, Canada, age 6 in the 1891 census.8 William married Meta Bretschneider on 12 June 1913 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA.9,6,10,11,12,13,14,15,7 He died on 10 November 1947 in Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA, at age 61.16,17,18,13
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Meta Becker, Albert Becker, William E Becker, Robert Becker, Hilda Stephens and Mary Warner.13 Alternatively, he died on 10 November 1947 in Friend, Saline County, Nebraska, USA, at age 61.19 Rev William H Becker was buried on 13 November 1947 in Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, USA.1,20
     William Becker was referenced in a newspaper article about Sgt Robert Becker on 21 August 1943 in the newspaper the Lincoln Star.21,22
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Lincoln Evening Journal published in Lincoln, Nebraska 12 November 1947:
City Mission's Ex-Head Dies
Friend, Neb.
Funeral services for Rev. William Becker, 61, a former superintendent of the Lincoln" City Mission and pastor of the First congregational church here, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday.

The minister died at a hospital here early Monday morning. He served the church here as pastor for nine years, from 1927 to 1934 and again from 1945. For seven years ending in July, 1942, he was superintendent of the Lincoln City Mission. In 1942 he left Lincoln to assume the pastorate of the First Congregational church at Ogallala.

He was born at Lineock (sic), Ont., and came to the United States in 1903. Surviving are his wife, Meta, four sons, Rev. Albert of Hastings, William E. of Lincoln, Robert and Paul of Friend, to daughters, Mrs. Hilda Stephens of Lincoln and Mrs. Mary Warner of Des Moines, Ia., and four grandchildren.13



     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Lincoln Star published in Lincoln, Nebraska 12 November 1947:
Rites At Friend For Rev. Becker
Funeral services for Rev. William Becker, former resident of Lincoln, and pastor of the First Congregational church at Friend, who died Monday at his home in Friend, will be held at 2p.m. Thursday at the First Congregational church in Friend, Rev. Alfred Johnson of Chicago, Ill., assisted by Rev. Taylor of Lincoln, officiating. Burial will be held at Lincoln Memorial Park.

Rev. Becker was formerly superintendent of the People's City Mission in Lincoln.20



     In the obituary of William Edward Becker who died 21 May 2011, William's father, William Becker was listed as predeceased.23

External link for Rev William H Becker on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.24

Census Data

     William Becker appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberlina Becker.4
     William Becker appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Becker and Alberteena Becker.3

William Becker and Meta Becker appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, enumerated 3 January 1920, enumerated as an Inspector in an Illimuniating W(orks?. They were renting their home. The questions related to his immigration to the US and naturalization were not answered.. Their children Hilda, Albert and William were listed as living with them.10

William Becker and Meta Francis Becker appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Friend, Saline County, Nebraska, enumerated 2 April 1930, enumerated as the Minister of a Congregational Church. Their children Hilda E, Albert C, William E, Mary E and Robert H were listed as living with them. . He reported that both of his parents were born in Saxony, which is now Germany.6

William Becker and Meta Francis Becker appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, enumerated 23 April 1940, enumerated as Superintendent of the City Resuce Mission working 70 hours per week. Their children William E, Mary Ellen and Robert H were listed as living with them.7

Family

Meta Francis Bretschneider b. 15 Mar 1891, d. 15 Nov 1995
Marriage*William married Meta Bretschneider on 12 June 1913 in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA.9,6,10,11,12,13,14,15,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [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., Rev William H Becker.
  2. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Born in Lyndock, Ontario, but date differs from this by 5 days.; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002). Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  3. [S2387] William Becker household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 16; Family: 124, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  4. [S3289] William Becker household, Apr 14, 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 9; Family No: 30, Ancestry.com Roll: T-6366.
  5. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., William Becker, b. November 29, 1885, Lyndock, Ontario, d. November 10, 1947, Lincoln, Nebraska; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 2.
  6. [S3232] William Becker household, Apr 2, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Friend, Saline, Nebraska; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 10, Ancestry.com Roll: 1291; Image: 387.0.
  7. [S6617] William Becker household, Apr 23, 1940 U.S. census, Washington, DC, USA, Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska; Page: 18B; Family: 491; Enumeration District: 55-37, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_2254.
  8. [S86] (see citation for details), Apr 6, 1891 Canada census, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Raglan & Radcliff, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: xx; Family: xx, Rick Moffat - Census Transcription - Personal Papers, Becker William, M(ale), Age - 6, S(ingle), S(on)), Birthplace - Ontario, Father's Birthplace - Germany, Mother's Birthplace - Germany, Religion - Baptist; Page 9, Sub-district i- ?, Hagarty, Family 30.
  9. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration.
  10. [S3233] William Becker household, Jan 3rd & 4th, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Cleveland Ward 23, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 446, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1372; Image: 182.
  11. [S3234] Gamata, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/3652603, gamata (Ohio, United States), downloaded viewed June 15, 2011, William Becker & Meta F. Bretschneider.
  12. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Meta F Becker.
  13. [S6603] City Mission's Ex-Head Dies, Lincoln Evening Journal, Lincoln, NE, Nov 12, 1947, Page 20, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Funeral: Rev. William Becker. Hereinafter cited as Lincoln Evening Journal.
  14. [S6608] Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Marriage Records and Indexes, 1810-1973, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1876, William Becker & Meta Bretschneider - 12 Jun 1913. Hereinafter cited as Cuyahoga County, Ohio, Marriages.
  15. [S3232] Apr 2, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Friend, Saline, Nebraska; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 10, Married at age 28, but if 1913 date is correct, he was 27.
  16. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 1 & 2.
  17. [S3234] Gamata, viewed June 15, 2011, William Becker
    This tree used the incorrect border crossing record so has his initial and birthplace incorrect.
  18. [S3235] Nowaymadison, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/3652603, Nowaymadison (unknown location), downloaded viewed June 15, 2011, William Becker & Meta F. Bretschneider
    This tree used the incorrect border crossing record so has his initial and birthplace incorrect.
  19. [S6604] Rites At Friend For Rev. Becker, The Lincoln Star, Lincoln, NE, Nov 12, 1947, Page 7, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Lincoln Star.
  20. [S6604] Lincoln Star, Nov 12, 1947, Page 7, column 3, The Lincoln Star; (Lincoln, Nebraska); 12 Nov 1947, Wed; Page 7, column 3
    Rites At Friend For Rev. Becker.
  21. [S6618] Sgt. Robert Becker of Ogallala 'Missing', The Lincoln Star, Lincoln, NE, Aug 21, 1943, Page 1, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Sgt. Robert Becker of Ogallala 'Missing'. Hereinafter cited as Lincoln Star.
  22. [S6619] "WWII POW Index", Becker, Robert H; Ancestry.com; Provo, Utah, USA, Name: Robert H Becker. Hereinafter cited as "WWII POW Index."
  23. [S6605] Becker, William Edward, The Lincoln Journal Star, Lincoln, NE, May 24, 2011 viewed at Lincoln Journal Star,, Obituary: William Edward Becker. Hereinafter cited as Lincoln Journal Star.
  24. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  25. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Charles Becker d. infancy (no other information); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  26. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Hilda Becker (no other information); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  27. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Albert Becker (no other information); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  28. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., William Becker m. Natalie (no other information); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  29. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Mary Becker m. John Warner; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.
  30. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Desc's of Frederick Becker", Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Robert Becker m. Dorothy (no other information); Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 2.

Stanley Schnider1,2,3

M, #3168, b. 1927, d. 2 June 2001
Father*John Schnider3
Mother*Clara (?)3
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Stanley was born in 1927.3,2 He died on 2 June 2001 in Freeport Health Centre of the Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.4,2,3
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Hazel Ristau. Predeceased: John Schnider, Clara Schnider and Charles Ristau.3 Stanley Schnider was buried on 6 June 2001 in St. James Luterhan Cemetery, Elmira, Ontario, Canada.3,2

Citations

  1. [S215] Linda Isaak, "Descendants of Frederick Becker by Linda (Becker) Isaak", July 17, 2002 (Oliver, BC). Linda sent me a hardcopy of the Descendants of Frederick Becker in a letter dated July 17, 2002. It also included copies of Ontario Birth registrations for William Frederick Becker, "Alberthena" Becker, and their marriage registration., Hilda Mary Ristau, b. September 18, 1929, m. Stanley Schnider, October 27, 1951; Descendants of Frederick Becker (July 17, 2002) Page 3778. Hereinafter cited as "Desc's of Frederick Becker."
  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., Stanley Schnider"
    SCHNIDER
    Stanley
    1927-2001
    Loving Husband of
    Hilda Ristau
    1929-.
  3. [S5030] Stan Snider, Henry Walser Funeral Home Ltd., Kitchener, ON, viewed Nov 11, 2013 viewed at Henry Walser Funeral Home Ltd.,, In Memory of Stan Snider 1927 - 2001.
  4. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/, He(r) son-in-law Stanley Schneider who had married Hilda had died just the month before on June 2, 2001; Email - July 24, 2002. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.