Frederick Witt1,2,3,4

M, #13301, b. 23 October 1823, d. 12 January 1912
Father*Daniel Witte3,5 b. 1794, d. 26 Mar 1892
Mother*Sophie Thom3,5 b. 20 Aug 1802, d. 22 Nov 1870
Last Edited16 Oct 2017
     Frederick was born on 23 October 1823 in Schonfelde nr. Sammenthin, Arnswalde, Frankfurt am Oder, Germany.3,6,4 Frederick married Johanna Dorethea Louise Biesenthal circa 1841.3,7 He died on 12 January 1912 in Locksley, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 88.5,3
     Frederick Witt immigrated in 1859 Witte - Witt database posted by Gordon Wilkinson:

1. Started 1857 in Hamburg, landed in Quebec City, went to Kitchener then on to Pembroke.
2. Source: Heather Ruth (Witt) Knight, Box 1611, Deep River, Ontario, Canada, K0J 1P0. Tel: 1-613-548-2888. says: Died Jan 12, 1912, buried Jan 15, 1912.
3. Obituary in my files - translated to English from German. [Source: Heather Ruth Witt Knight]
4. Census Returns 1861 - Canada West, 349-Alice Township, Dist.13 Township of Alice, Renfrew County, page 13, line 13.
5. Film # T-6365, 1891 Census of Canada
Prov. of Ontario Dist. 113 Renfrew North S. Dist. #8
Alice & Fraser Township page.1 (taken 5 May 1891)
last/first/sex/ge/status/born in/birth/mother/religion/occupation
Witt/Frederick/m/m/36/head/Germany/German/German/Lutheran/farmer
Witt/Dora/f/m/36/w/Germany/German/German/Lutheran/-
Witt/Louise/f/12/-/d/Ontario/-/-/-/-
Witt/Annie/f/11/-/d/Ontario/-/-/-/-
Witt/August/m/11/-/s/Ontario/-/-/-/-
Witt/Frederick/m/3/-/s/Ontario/-/-/-/-
Witt/William/m/1/-/s/Ontario/-/-/-/-
Witt/Frederick/m/68/w/father/Germany/Germany/German/Luth/farmer <====
6. In an 1860 Report of A.C. Buchanan, Esq, Cheif Emigration Agent Report [PAAP JV 7204 A3 1860, page 18]
Fried Witt entered his land [Lot 15, Conc B] in the spring of 1859 and leared eight acres of land.
7. Manor Farm Schoenfeld, Arnswalde County, Brandenburg Province, Kingdom of Prussia.
8. Obituary says: d. 30th January 1912 at 88 years, 3 months and 27 days.8

Census Data

     Frederick Witt appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as Lutheran and a Farmer. His son Frederick was listed as living with him. As well as his daughter-in-law, Anne Witt and granddaughter, Eliza Witt. Note that the census image is so faint that information should be considered tentative.4

Family

Johanna Dorethea Louise Biesenthal b. 1825, d. 16 Dec 1877
Child

Citations

  1. [S257] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages - Volume 2 - 1876-1880 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, March 1997), Witt/Noack --; 1878 - Page 10, # 59, Registration Number 009616. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880.
  2. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Frederick Witt, b. Oct. 23, 1823, Schonfelde, Sammenthin, Arnswalde, Frankfurt am Oder, Germany; d. Jan. 12, 1912, Locksley, Ontario, Canada; http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel.html. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  3. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  4. [S7938] Frederick Witt household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 43; Family: 181, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  5. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page.
  6. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Frederick Witt - http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel.html
  7. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Frederick Witt ... married Johanna Dorethea Louise Biesenthal... m: Abt. 1841.
  8. [S790] Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 1997-2002 © Marjorie P. Kohli, Prussian Immigrants Into The Ottawa Area (marj/genealogy/germanottawa.html: http://ist.uwaterloo.ca/, unknown publish date), Name of the Settler - Fried. Witt; His Place of Nativity - Schonfelde; The Township - Arnswalde; Government District - Frankfurt on Oder; When Entered - Spr'g '59; No. of Acres cleared since - 10; No. of lots - 16; Concession - B; The Township in County of Renfrew - Alice.
  9. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  10. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel3.html
  11. [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., Frederick Charles Witt & Anna Noack.
  12. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/renf78.htm -- 9616-78. Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.

Anna Noack1,2,3,4

F, #13302, b. 11 March 1861, d. 1 October 1883
Father*Naoler Noack5,6
Mother*L (?)7,5,6
Last Edited10 Feb 2018
     Anna was born on 11 March 1861 in Prussia/Preußen (modern Germany).3,5,6,8 Anna married Frederick Charles Witt on 26 April 1878 in Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (Locksley), Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,4,9,10,11,12,13,6,5,8 She died on 1 October 1883 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 22. Her husband, Fred registered her passing twice. Once as Annie Noack, died on Oct 1, and registered on Oct 2 (according to Ontario Death Registration 015166.) J M Kennedy was the registrar. The other was a later registration in 1884, giving the date of death as Oct 5, 1883 and not given in person, but referenced Frederick Witt. (according to Ontario Death Registration 016414.) J M Kennedy was again the registrar.3,14,15 The informant on her death registration was her husband, Fred Witt.14 Anna Noack was buried in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario.3
     She also went by the name of Annie on her death registration.14

Census Data

     Anne appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of Frederick Witt.8

Family

Frederick Charles Witt b. 15 Oct 1855, d. 10 Jun 1893
Marriage*Anna married Frederick Charles Witt on 26 April 1878 in Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (Locksley), Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,4,9,10,11,12,13,6,5,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  2. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Carl Friedrich Witt ...married Anna Noack; http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel3.html. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  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., Anna Witt née Noack
    Grave MarkerTranscription:
    Anna Witt geb Noack Geb 11 Maerz 1861 - Gest 1 Oct 1883.
  4. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  5. [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., Frederick Charles Witt & Anna Noack.
  6. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/renf78.htm -- 9616-78. Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.
  7. [S257] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages - Volume 2 - 1876-1880 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, March 1997). Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880.
  8. [S7938] Frederick Witt household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 43; Family: 181, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  9. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Carl Friedrich Witt ... married Anna Noack m: Apr 26, 1878 Grace Lutheran, Locksley; Rev. Schroder.
  10. [S257] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880, 1878 - Page 10, # 59.
  11. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  12. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  13. [S257] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880, Page 10; 59- WITT/NOACK.
  14. [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., Name: Annie Noack.
  15. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Annie Witt.
  16. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Louisa(Eliza) Witt b: Feb 06, 1879 in Ontario d: Aug 23, 1935 in Pembroke, Ontario
    http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel4.html
  17. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Louisa Witt. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  18. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Anne Witt b: 1880
    http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel4.html
  19. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Metilda Witt.

Louisa Witt1,2,3,4

F, #13303, b. 6 February 1879, d. 23 August 1935
Father*Frederick Charles Witt1,5,2,6,7 b. 15 Oct 1855, d. 10 Jun 1893
Mother*Anna Noack1,8,2,6,7 b. 11 Mar 1861, d. 1 Oct 1883
Last Edited16 Oct 2017
     Louisa was born on 6 February 1879 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.1,5,2,6,7 Louisa married Michael J Debursey.9 She died on 23 August 1935 in Pembroke, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 56.1,2,5
     16 October 2005 Research notes:
Look for marriage record for Louisa Witt and Michael Debursey.10

Census Data

     Eliza appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of Frederick Witt.7

Family

Michael J Debursey b. c 1880, d. 18 May 1947

Citations

  1. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  2. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  3. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Louisa(Eliza) Witt b: Feb 06, 1879 in Ontario d: Aug 23, 1935 in Pembroke, Ontario; http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel4.html. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  4. [S579] Ancestors of Ralph Douglas Gordon Wilkinson , Genealogy.com (formerly Family Tree Maker) User Trees, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on genealogy.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "Ancestors of Ralph Douglas Gordon Wilkinson., Children of Carl Witt and Anna Noack are:
    i. Louise Deboursie, born 1879 in Ontario.
    ii. Eliza Witt, born February 06, 1879.; http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/w/i/l/…
  5. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page.
  6. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Louisa Witt. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  7. [S7938] Frederick Witt household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 43; Family: 181, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  8. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Louisa(Eliza) Witt b: Feb 06, 1879 in Ontario d: Aug 23, 1935 in Pembroke, Ontario
    http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel4.html
  9. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Louisa(Eliza) Wit...married Michael J. Debursey b: Abt. 1878 d: May 18, 1947.
  10. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Henry Debursey1

M, #13304, b. circa 1847
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Henry was born circa 1847 in USA age 34 in 1881 census.1 Henry married Margaret (?) before 1880.1,2

Census Data

     Henry Debursey appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Pontiac County, Québec, at Chichester, Pontiac, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as Labour(er) and a Catholic.1

Family

Margaret (?) b. c 1846
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  2. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  3. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  4. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  5. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.

Margaret (?)1

F, #13305, b. circa 1846
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Margaret was born circa 1846 in Ireland age 35 in 1881 census.1 Margaret married Henry Debursey before 1880.1,2

Census Data

     Margaret appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Pontiac County, Québec, in the household of Henry Debursey.1

Family

Henry Debursey b. c 1847
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  2. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  3. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  4. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  5. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.

Michael J Debursey1,2,3

M, #13306, b. circa 1880, d. 18 May 1947
Father*Henry Debursey3,1,4,5 b. c 1847
Mother*Margaret (?)3,1,4,5 b. c 1846
Last Edited16 Oct 2017
     Michael was born circa 1878.2 Michael was born circa 1880 in Québec, Canada, age 1 in the 1881 census.3 Michael married Louisa Witt.2 He died on 18 May 1947.1,4,2
     16 October 2005 Research notes:
Look for marriage record for Louisa Witt and Michael Debursey.6

Census Data

     Michael appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Pontiac County, Québec, in the household of Henry Debursey.3

Family

Louisa Witt b. 6 Feb 1879, d. 23 Aug 1935

Citations

  1. [S277] Gordon Wilkinson, online no longer available on-line, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded April 2001.
  2. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Louisa(Eliza) Wit...married Michael J. Debursey b: Abt. 1878 d: May 18, 1947. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  3. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  4. [S590] 869741 re: Yourth & Witt , Ancestry.com, unknown url; "This family tree is no longer available on ancestry.com, but a similar tree appears to be included on the WikiTree website"; cited as "869741 re: Yourth & Witt.
  5. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page.
  6. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Anne Debursey1

F, #13307, b. February 1881
Father*Henry Debursey1 b. c 1847
Mother*Margaret (?)1 b. c 1846
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Anne was born in February 1881 in Québec, Canada.1

Census Data

     Anne appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Pontiac County, Québec, in the household of Henry Debursey.1

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.

Ferdinand Herman Verch1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, #13308, b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 August 1890
Last Edited26 Jun 2018
     Ferdinand was born circa 1823 in Germany age 58 in the 1881 census.8 Ferdinand was born on 19 May 1824 in Gutsdorf, Neu Mark, Germany.9 Ferdinand married Henrietta S Schroeder before 1855.10,8,11 He died on 13 August 1890 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 66.12 Ferdinand Herman Verch was buried after 13 August 1890 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario.13,12
     Ferdinand Herman Verch was also known as F Verch.14 He immigrated circa 1872 Came to Canada.15
     F Verch was recorded as the father of the bridegroom at the marriage of William Verch and Guste Kuhl on 2 July 1885; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425.14

Census Data

     Ferdina Verk and Henryetta appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. Ferdina was enumerated as a Baptist and a farmer. Their children Gusta, Bertha, William, Tilda and Augast were listed as living with them. As was her widowed father, John Shradar.8

Family

Henrietta S Schroeder b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Marriage*Ferdinand married Henrietta S Schroeder before 1855.10,8,11 
Children

Citations

  1. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, FBC, Hagarty.
  2. [S214] Interview with Sandra Ann Smith (unknown informant address), by Peter C Smith. Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith (Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada). information from family members.
  3. [S257] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages - Volume 2 - 1876-1880 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, March 1997), Neber/Verch --; 1876 - Page 9, # 53, Registration Number 009764. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880.
  4. [S263] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1882 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), Bledow/Verch; 882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1882.
  5. [S342] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1886 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Jan 2000), Fehlhaber/Weber --; 1886- Page 20, # 115 Registration Number 010248. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1886.
  6. [S543] Interview with Heatther Knight (unknown informant address), by Peter C Smith. Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith (Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada).
  7. [S872] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1885 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1999), Verch/Kuhe --; 1885 - Page 48, # 287 Registration Number 010425. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1885.
  8. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  9. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998, 19 May 1824; Gutsdorf, Neu Mark, Germany.
  10. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  11. [S8663] William Ferk household, May 16, 1891 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 52, Family: 198, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  12. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998, 31 Aug 1890; Hagarty Township, ON.
  13. [S96] Ray Burant, Aug 10, 1998, 1890.05.
  14. [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., William Verch & Guste Kuhl.
  15. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998, See Notes section for details.
  16. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  17. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998.
  18. [S263] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1882, Bledow/Verch --; 1882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297.
  19. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, William Frederick Bloedow did indeed marry Bertha Verch -- however, a different date was given. The date I received was August 1883 and Bertha died the following year - 7 months pregnant when a sled hit a rock and overturned.; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  20. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  21. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Matilda died of Typhoid Fever in 1896; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  22. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  23. [S462] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1883 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), 164 Blado/Verch; Page 28. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1883.
  24. [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., Name: Carl August Verch.
  25. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: August Virch & Albertine Virch.

Henrietta S Schroeder1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

F, #13309, b. 11 February 1831, d. 31 October 1909
Father*John Schroeder9,10,11 b. c 1803
Last Edited26 Jun 2018
     Henrietta was born on 11 February 1831 in Frustenau, Neu Mark, Germany.12,10,11,13 Henrietta married Ferdinand Herman Verch before 1855.14,11,13 She died on 31 October 1909 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 78 according to Ontario Death Registration 025824.15,10 The informant on her death registration was her son, William Verch.10
     Her name was also recorded as Henrietta Virch on her death registration.10 Henrietta S Schroeder immigrated in 1872 Came to Canada.9
     H Verch was recorded as the mother of the bridegroom at the marriage of William Verch and Guste Kuhl on 2 July 1885; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425.16

Census Data

     Ferdina Verk and Henryetta appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 4 April 1881. Ferdina was enumerated as a Baptist and a farmer. Their children Gusta, Bertha, William, Tilda and Augast were listed as living with them. As was her widowed father, John Shradar.11
     Henretta appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of William Ferk and Gusta Ferk, listed as a widow.13

Family

Ferdinand Herman Verch b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Marriage*Henrietta married Ferdinand Herman Verch before 1855.14,11,13 
Children

Citations

  1. [S214] Interview with Sandra Ann Smith (unknown informant address), by Peter C Smith. Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith (Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada). information from family members.
  2. [S543] Interview with Heatther Knight (unknown informant address), by Peter C Smith. Source reference included in 1998 GED file from Peter Smith (Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S218] Geraldine cited by Rick Schroeder Kuehl, online GED file from Rick Schroeder, Geraldine cited by Rick Schroeder Kuehl (Ontario), Weber-Felhaber Family Tree.
  4. [S96] Ray Burant, online www.ancestry.com, Ray Burant (Renfrew, ON), downloaded Aug 10, 1998, FBC, Hagarty.
  5. [S342] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1886 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Jan 2000), Fehlhaber/Weber --; 1886- Page 20, # 115 Registration Number 010248. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1886.
  6. [S872] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1885 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1999), Verch/Kuhe --; 1885 - Page 48, # 287 Registration Number 010425. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1885.
  7. [S263] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1882 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), Bledow/Verch -- Bertha Verch...daughter of J Verch and H S Schroeder...; 1882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1882.
  8. [S257] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages - Volume 2 - 1876-1880 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, March 1997), 1876 - Page 9, # 53, Registration Number 009764. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1876-1880.
  9. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  10. [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., Name: Henriette Virch.
  11. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  12. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998, 11 Feb 1831; Frustenau, Neu Mark, Germany.
  13. [S8663] William Ferk household, May 16, 1891 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 52, Family: 198, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  14. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  15. [S37] Peter C Smith, Dec 1998, 31 Oct 1909; Killaloe, ON.
  16. [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., William Verch & Guste Kuhl.
  17. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  18. [S263] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1882, Bledow/Verch --; 1882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297.
  19. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, William Frederick Bloedow did indeed marry Bertha Verch -- however, a different date was given. The date I received was August 1883 and Bertha died the following year - 7 months pregnant when a sled hit a rock and overturned.; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  20. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  21. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Matilda died of Typhoid Fever in 1896; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  22. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, Not listed as surviving Augest Verch who died April 1, 1924; Page 44.
  23. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  24. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Carl August Verch.
  25. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: August Virch & Albertine Virch.

Gusta Verch1,2,3

F, #13310, b. 1855 or 1856, d. before April 1924
Father*Ferdinand Herman Verch4,5 b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Mother*Henrietta S Schroeder4,5 b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Last Edited29 Feb 2016
     Gusta was born in 1855 or 1856 in Germany.2,5 She died before April 1924.4

Census Data

     Gusta Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Ferdina Verk and Henryetta Verk.5

Citations

  1. Peter Smith records her name as Gustav.
  2. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  3. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption, Gustav should probably be read as Gusta per 1881 Census.
  4. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  5. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.

Bertha Verch1,2

F, #13311, b. 1858 or 1859, d. 1 February 1883
Father*Ferdinand Herman Verch3,2,4,5 b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Mother*Henrietta S Schroeder3,2,4,5 b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Last Edited20 Aug 2017
     Bertha was born in 1858 or 1859 in Germany age 23 in 1881 census, 24 when married in 1882 and when she died in Feb 1883.6,7,5 Bertha married William Frederick Bledow on 6 July 1882 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.8,9 She died on 1 February 1883 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Death Registration 014991. The death registration also indicates she was a Blacksmith's wife.7
     Her name was also recorded as Beartha Wearch on her death registration.7

Census Data

     Bertha Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Ferdina Verk and Henryetta Verk.5

Family

William Frederick Bledow b. 8 Jun 1857, d. 1943

Citations

  1. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  2. [S263] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1882 (Renfrew, ON: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), Bledow/Verch --; 1882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew County Marriages 1882.
  3. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  4. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, William Frederick Bloedow did indeed marry Bertha Verch -- however, a different date was given. The date I received was August 1883 and Bertha died the following year - 7 months pregnant when a sled hit a rock and overturned.; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  5. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  6. [S263] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1882, 1882 - Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297; Bledow/Verch.
  7. [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., Name: Beartha Wearch.
  8. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Bledone, William - married. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  9. [S263] Olga Lewis, Renfrew County Marriages 1882, Page 11, # 66 Registration Number 010297.

John Frederick William Verch1,2,3,4

M, #13312, b. 1864, d. 26 May 1935
Father*Ferdinand Herman Verch5,6,7 b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Mother*Henrietta S Schroeder5,6,7,8 b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Last Edited9 Oct 2018
     John was born in 1864 in Germany6,3,9,2 or circa 1865 in Germany according to the 1881 and 1891 census.7,8 William married Guste Kuhl on 2 July 1885 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425. John Blodow and Gette Ristow, who later married, were the witnesses.10,11,3,9,2,8
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: John Blodow and Gette Rista. His parent(s) were listed as F Verch and H Verch. Her parent(s) were listed as G Kuhl and C Kuhl. According to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425.9
He died on 26 May 1935 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.3,2,4 John Frederick William Verch was buried on 28 May 1935 in Emmanuel (aka Immanuel) Baptist Cemetery, Killaloe-Hagarty-Richards Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.4
     He also went by the name of William.5,11,12 His name was also recorded as Wilhelm Verch.13,14,15,16 He of Killaloe, ON was the informant on the death registration of his mother, Henrietta S Schroeder who died on 1 November 1909.17
     In the obituary of Carl August Verch who died 1 April 1924, his brother, William Verch was listed as a survivor.5
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Ottawa Journal published in Ottawa, Ontario 28 May 1935:
Verch
On Sunday, May 26, 1935, at his residence, Killaloe, Ont., John Frederick William Verch, beloved husband of Augusta Kuehl, aged 70 years. Funeral on Tuesday, at 10 a.m. Interment in the Baptist cemetery, Hagarty.4



     In the obituary of Wilhelmina Verch who died 7 March 1945, Wilhelmina's father, William Verch was listed as predeceased.18 In the death registration of Minnie Zummach who died on 7 March 1945, William Verch was identified as her father.19

Census Data

     William Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Ferdina Verk and Henryetta Verk.7
     William Ferk and Gusta appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 16 May 1891. William was enumerated as a farmer and a Baptist. Their children Mena and Lena were listed as living with them. As well as his mother Henretta Ferk and his brother August Ferk.8

Family

Augusta H M Kuehl b. 1864, d. 1961
MarWitReg
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: John Blodow and Gette Rista. His parent(s) were listed as F Verch and H Verch. Her parent(s) were listed as G Kuhl and C Kuhl. According to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425.9
 
Marriage* William married Guste Kuhl on 2 July 1885 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010425. John Blodow and Gette Ristow, who later married, were the witnesses.10,11,3,9,2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. Gravestone.
  2. [S2604] Cemetery markers Digital Photograph, Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), J.F. William Verch & Augusta H. M. Kuehl.
  3. [S1357] William Verch & Augusta Kuehl Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Rick Moffat, June 2 2006.
  4. [S5502] Deaths - Verch, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 28 May 1935, Page 18, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: John Frederick William Verch. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  5. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  6. [S872] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1885 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1999), Verch/Kuhe --; 1885 - Page 48, # 287 Registration Number 010425. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1885.
  7. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  8. [S8663] William Ferk household, May 16, 1891 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 52, Family: 198, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  9. [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., William Verch & Guste Kuhl.
  10. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Guste Kuhl & Wilhelm Verch. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  11. [S872] Olga Lewis, RCM 1885, 1885 - Page 48, # 287 Registration Number 010425.
  12. [S934] Mrs. J H Zummach, Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, March 22, 1945 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),, ...Born April 23, 1887, she was a daughter of Mrs. Augusta Verch and the late William Verch,.... Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  13. [S258] Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois , Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois, Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois; "I have found this privately maintained web site to be a good source of information to be verified by further research."; cited as "Descendants of P. Delavoix & E. Vadois., Wilhemena Verch... daughter of Wilhelm Verch and Augusta Kuehl.
  14. [S343] Geraldine Kuehl - source quoted by Peter C Smith, online unknown url, unknown author (unknown location).
  15. [S218] Geraldine cited by Rick Schroeder Kuehl, online GED file from Rick Schroeder, Geraldine cited by Rick Schroeder Kuehl (Ontario).
  16. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  17. [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., Name: Henriette Virch.
  18. [S934] Renfrew Mercury, March 22, 1945.
  19. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Minnie Zummach née Verch.
  20. [S216] Peter C. Smith - Home Page & Email, online http://www3.sympatico.ca/p.smith/. Hereinafter cited as PCS Home Page & Email.
  21. [S258] "Descendants of P. Delavoix & E. Vadois", online Descendants of Pierre Delavoix & Elisabeth Vadois.
  22. [S259] Paul Lavoie, online not applicable, received FTW file, Paul Lavoie (unknown location), downloaded Jun 14, 2001.
  23. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: John H Zummack & Minnie Verch.
  24. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: William Zummack & Lena Verch.
  25. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William Verch. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  26. [S256] Killaloe Library Digital Collection , Pembroke Library - Killaloe Library Digital Collection, Killaloe Library Digital Collection; "Sadly, this collection of photos or people and documents is no longer available on-line"; cited as "Killaloe Library Digital Collection., Martha Verch (1895-1984).
  27. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Harold Zummach & Martha Verch.
  28. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Martha Verch.
  29. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: John Lyle Verch
    Son of Edna Verch and Thomas Hamilton.
  30. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Elvira Edna Verch.

Matilda Verch1

F, #13313, b. 1869 or 1870, d. 20 November 1896
Father*Ferdinand Herman Verch2,3,4,5,6 b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Mother*Henrietta S Schroeder2,3,7,5 b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Last Edited27 Jun 2018
     Matilda was born in 1869 or 1870 in Germany age 12 in the 1881 census and 26 at the time of her death. Her death registration indicates she was born in Hagarty Twp., but the 1881 census is probably accurate in stating she was born in Germany.2,8
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
His parent(s) were listed as Fred William Blodow and Johannah Blodow.6,9
Otilie married William Blado on 20 August 1883 in Arnprior, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010727.10,9 She died on 20 November 1896 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.3,8
     She also went by the name of Ottilie.11,12,13 She also went by the name of Tillie.14

Census Data

     Tilda Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Ferdina Verk and Henryetta Verk.15

Family

William Frederick Bledow b. 8 Jun 1857, d. 1943
Marriage*Otilie married William Blado on 20 August 1883 in Arnprior, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010727.10,9 
MarWitReg
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
His parent(s) were listed as Fred William Blodow and Johannah Blodow.6,9
 
Children

Citations

  1. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, He [William Frederick Bloedow] then married her sister Matilda Verch in August of 1884; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  2. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  3. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Matilda died of Typhoid Fever in 1896; Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  4. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  5. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, Re: JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS.
  6. [S462] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1883 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Sep 1998), 164 Blado/Verch; Page 28. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1883.
  7. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, Not listed as surviving Augest Verch who died April 1, 1924; Page 44.
  8. [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., Name: Mary Bloedow.
  9. [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., William Blado & Otilie Versh.
  10. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), William Bladow - married. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  11. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  12. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Hellene Bledow & John Jahn.
  13. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Johannah Wilhelmina Elizabeth Blaedow & John Frederick Blaedow.
  14. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Emma Bloedow & Alexander Bork.
  15. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  16. [S456] Dolores Bedwell, online unknown url, JAHN/BLOEDOW FAMILYS; Posted Feb 5, 2003:...Grandfather on the Bloedow side was William born in Kleinseller, Germany 1857. Children of William and wife Matilda Verch were John, Helena (my mother) Emma and Ottilie. Second marriage to Marie Ristau with children: Martha, Hannah, Dorthea, Maria Ann and Frederick. William Bloedow died 1943 in Lyndock/Killaloe.

Carl August Verch1

M, #13315, b. 31 January 1872, d. 1 April 1924
Father*Ferdinand Herman Verch2,1,3,4 b. 19 May 1824, d. 13 Aug 1890
Mother*Henrietta S Schroeder2,1,3,4 b. 11 Feb 1831, d. 31 Oct 1909
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Carl was born on 31 January 1872 in Feurstenau, Germany.1,4 August married Albertine Verch on 3 December 1896 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.5,3,6,7 He died on 1 April 1924 in Killaloe, Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada, at age 52 according to Ontario Death Registration 027437.2,1
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Ferdinand Verch, Bertha Verch, John Verch and William Verch.2 Carl August Verch was buried on 3 April 1924 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario.1
     His name was also recorded as August Firk according to his son August's birth registration.8 He also went by the name of August.9,2 His name was also recorded as Francis Ferk according to his son Ferdinand's birth registration.10 He immigrated between 31 January 1872 and 31 December 1872 to Canada from Germany.2 He was listed as a witness to the marriage of Amelia Schleen and William Buder on 13 July 1893 in Evangelical Association church, North Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010820.11,12,13

Census Data

     Augast Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Ferdina Verk and Henryetta Verk.4
     August appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Hagarty & Jones Twps., Renfrew County, Ontario, in the household of William Ferk and Gusta Ferk.14
     Augst Ferk and Delia Ferk appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901, enumerated as a "Babtist" and a farmer. Their son Ferdinand was listed as living with them. What was his relationship to lodgers William Ferk (age 64 and a widower) and Albert Ferk (age 24) who were both listed as laborers? Despite the ditto mark's used for their surname, I presume they were Albertina/Delila's father and brother?7

Family

Albertine Verch b. 25 Feb 1866
Marriage*August married Albertine Verch on 3 December 1896 in Hagarty Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, Canada.5,3,6,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [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., Name: Carl August Verch.
  2. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), Page 44. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  3. [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., August Virch & Albertine Virch.
  4. [S6562] Ferdina Verk household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 30; Family: 133, Ancestry.com Roll: C-13234.
  5. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), Albertine Virch & August Virch. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  6. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/renf96.htm - 11096-96 (Renfrew Co). Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.
  7. [S2525] Augst Ferk household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 18; Family: 138, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6494.
  8. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: August Firk. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  9. [S37] Peter C Smith, online GED file received by email, Peter C Smith (Ontario), downloaded Dec 1998.
  10. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ferdinand Ferk.
  11. [S600] Bev Moulton, "Bev Moulton email," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (unknown address) to Rick Moffat, various dates, Amelia married William Budder; Email Jan 31, 2003. Hereinafter cited as "Bev Moulton email."
  12. [S1141] Delores M Allen & Geraldine Kuehl, compiler, Seven - Hagarty Township Cemeteries (P.O. Box 8346, Ottawa, ON K1G 3H8: The Ontario Genealogical Society, 1991), Killaloe (Grace) Evangelical Cemetery; Page 24. Hereinafter cited as Seven - Hagarty Township Cemeteries.
  13. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Emilia Schellin & William Buder.
  14. [S8663] William Ferk household, May 16, 1891 Canadian Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hagarty & Jones, Renfrew South, Ontario; Page: 52, Family: 198, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  15. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Bertha Ferk
    later correction Bertha Verch.

Fredrick Verk1

M, #13316, b. circa 1824
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Fredrick was born circa 1824 in Germany age 57 in 1881 census.1 Fredrick married Gorganna (?) before 1874.1,2

Census Data

     Fredrick Verk appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Charlottesville, Norfolk County, Ontario, at Charlottesville, Norfolk South, enumerated 4 April 1881, enumerated as an Engineer (Steam?) and an Evangelical.1

Family

Gorganna (?) b. c 1854
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  2. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.

Gorganna (?)1

F, #13317, b. circa 1854
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Gorganna was born circa 1854 in Ontario, Canada, age 27 in 1881 census.1 Gorganna married Fredrick Verk before 1874.1,2

Census Data

     Gorganna appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Charlottesville, Norfolk County, Ontario, in the household of Fredrick Verk.1

Family

Fredrick Verk b. c 1824
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.
  2. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.

Minne Verk1

F, #13318, b. circa 1877
Father*Fredrick Verk1 b. c 1824
Mother*Gorganna (?)1 b. c 1854
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Minne was born circa 1877 in Ontario, Canada, age 4 in 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Minne appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Charlottesville, Norfolk County, Ontario, in the household of Fredrick Verk.1

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.

Maggy Verk1

F, #13319, b. circa 1878
Father*Fredrick Verk1 b. c 1824
Mother*Gorganna (?)1 b. c 1854
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Maggy was born circa 1878 in Ontario, Canada, age 3 in 1881.1

Census Data

     Maggy appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Charlottesville, Norfolk County, Ontario, in the household of Fredrick Verk.1

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.

Aba W Verk1

M, #13320, b. circa 1880
Father*Fredrick Verk1 b. c 1824
Mother*Gorganna (?)1 b. c 1854
Last Edited20 Aug 2009
     Aba was born circa 1880 in Ontario, Canada, age 1 in 1881 census.1

Census Data

     Aba appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Charlottesville, Norfolk County, Ontario, in the household of Fredrick Verk.1

Citations

  1. [S16] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1881 Canadian Census, LDS CD, Transcriptions., CD-ROM (Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2001), Canadian Census for 1881. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Cdn Census CD.