Doris Ruth Brash1,2,3,4

F, #14461, b. 1924, d. circa 24 May 2004
Father*John T Brasch1,3,5 b. 3 May 1891, d. 10 Oct 1962
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Yourth3,2,1 b. 2 Feb 1899, d. 5 Nov 1972
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Doris was born in 1924.4 Doris married Peter Furgoch.5,4,6 Doris married George Leslie Wilkinson on 12 November 1985.7,6 She died circa 24 May 2004 in Pembroke General Hospital, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.6
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Peter Furgoch, George Wilkinson, John Brash, Martha Brash, Geneva Eggert and Raymond Brash.6 Doris Ruth Wilkinson was buried on 26 May 2004 in St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.6
     In the obituary of Martha Elizabeth Yourth who died 6 November 1972, Martha's daughter, Doris Furgoch was listed as a survivor.8

Family 1

Peter Furgoch b. 2 Jun 1917, d. 23 Dec 1973
Marriage*Doris married Peter Furgoch.5,4,6 

Family 2

George Leslie Wilkinson b. 15 Jul 1924
Marriage*Doris married George Leslie Wilkinson on 12 November 1985.7,6 

Citations

  1. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, George Leslie Wilkinson...then married Doris Ruth Brash November 12, 1985 (Daughter of Johannes Jack John T. Brasch and Marthe Elizabeth Yourth).; http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/george.html. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  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., Living Brash - no other details.
  3. [S556] Gordon Wilkinson, online unknown url, Gordon Wilkinson (Ontario), downloaded Downloaded Sept 17, 2002, I wrote to Gordon to ask: "Would you mind confirming whether or not Doris, the daughter of Johannes Jack John T. Brasch and Marthe Elizabeth Yourth is the same daughter that was married to Peter Furgoch?" He responded: "Confirmed - Yes !!"; Email Jan 23, 2003.
  4. [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., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  5. [S590] "869741 re: Yourth & Witt", online unknown url.
  6. [S6447] Wilkinson, Doris Ruth, Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home, Pembroke, ON, about May 25, 2004, viewed on-line viewed at www.genealogybuff.com,, Obituary: Doris Ruth Wilkinson née Brash. Hereinafter cited as Malcolm, Deavitt & Binhammer Funeral Home.
  7. [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/george.html
  8. [S6725] Births - Yourth, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Dec 5, 1969, Page 36, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Births: Yourth. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Gordon Friedrich Witt1

M, #14462, b. 19 January 1917, d. 1978
Father*Frederich Herman Wilhelm Witt1 b. 12 Oct 1887, d. 15 Apr 1967
Mother*Julia Ella Yourth1 b. 15 Feb 1898, d. 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited21 Mar 2016
     Gordon was born on 19 January 1917 in Ontario, CanadaG.1 He died in 1978.1
     Witte - Witt database posted by Gordon Wilkinson:

1. sponsors: Aug Witt &, Amanda Knuth, in Jan 1946.
2. Religion: Jahovah Witness.
3. According to Jim's wife Gloria.
-----Original Message-----
From: bytown
To: ca292@freenet.carleton.ca; Date: Tuesday, May 02, 2000 7:39 AM
Subject: Witt #34 in Wilkinson
I found Jim's Dad's birth certificate - in an old wallet - it's plastic and was issued Oct. 13, 1976 and gives the following information.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Lawrence Wilbert Witt1,2

M, #14463, b. 28 August 1918, d. 1969
Father*Frederich Herman Wilhelm Witt1 b. 12 Oct 1887, d. 15 Apr 1967
Mother*Julia Ella Yourth1 b. 15 Feb 1898, d. 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited19 Apr 2017

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [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., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…

Harold Theodore Witt1

M, #14464, b. 27 March 1920
Father*Frederich Herman Wilhelm Witt1 b. 12 Oct 1887, d. 15 Apr 1967
Mother*Julia Ella Yourth1 b. 15 Feb 1898, d. 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited21 Mar 2016
     Harold was born on 27 March 1920 in Pembroke, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1 He died in EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Ruby Emma Witt1,2

F, #14466, b. 6 September 1924, d. 15 September 1998
Father*Frederich Herman Wilhelm Witt1 b. 12 Oct 1887, d. 15 Apr 1967
Mother*Julia Ella Yourth1 b. 15 Feb 1898, d. 1962
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited11 Aug 2017
     Ruby was born on 6 September 1924.1,2 Ruby married Claude Wood.1,3 She died on 15 September 1998 in Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada, at age 74.1,2
     Her name was also recorded as Ruby Wood.4

The following biographical information was shared in the Witte - Witt database posted by Gordon Wilkinson; viewed, 25 August 2001:
(an unknown value.)1

     In the obituary of Dorothy Ella Witt who died 26 March 2003, Dorothy's sister, Ruby Wood was listed as predeceased.

Family

Claude Wood

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Ruby Emma Witt b: 1924 d: 1998 in Georgian Bay; http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/daniel5.html. Hereinafter cited as My Witt Genealogy Page.
  3. [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/daniel5.html
  4. [S6442] Lee, Dorothy Ella, Peterborough Examiner, Peterborough, ON, Mar 28, 2003 viewed at Quebec Federation of Genealogical Societies,, This obituary is no longer available on-line (Dec 2017). Hereinafter cited as Peterborough Examiner.

Stanley Garfield Lee1,2,3

M, #14467, b. 24 November 1914, d. before 3 December 1995
Last Edited19 Apr 2017
     Stanley was born on 24 November 1914.1,3 Stanley married Dorothy Ella Witt before 1946.3,4 He died before 3 December 1995.5,3 Stanley Garfield Lee was buried in Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (Locksley), Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.3
     In the obituary of Dorothy Ella Witt who died 26 March 2003, Dorothy's husband, Stanley Garfield Lee was listed as predeceased.

Family

Dorothy Ella Witt b. 29 Mar 1921, d. 26 Mar 2003
Children

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S555] My Witt Genealogy Page, online http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Ranch/4616/">Geocities Archive - Witt, etc. home page, Dorothy Ella Witt .... married Stanley Garfield Lee b: 1914, d: in Buried: 1995. 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., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  4. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  5. [S192] Rick Moffat, Assumption.
  6. [S6442] Lee, Dorothy Ella, Peterborough Examiner, Peterborough, ON, Mar 28, 2003 viewed at Quebec Federation of Genealogical Societies,, This obituary is no longer available on-line (Dec 2017). Hereinafter cited as Peterborough Examiner.

Ann Louisa Biesenthal1,2,3,4

F, #14468, b. 21 February 1865, d. 27 June 1946
Father*Christian Biesenthal1,4 b. 1826, d. 25 Oct 1866
Mother*Fredericka Draheim1,4 b. 25 Jan 1828, d. 9 Mar 1922
Last Edited7 Jun 2017
     Ann was born on 21 February 1865 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.5,1,6 Ann married William Hartwig on 11 May 1887 in Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (Locksley), Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010705.7,6,4,5 She died on 27 June 1946 at age 81.6 Ann Louisa Biesenthal was buried in St. Luke's Lutheran Cemetery, Eganville, Grattan Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.6
     She also went by the name of Louise according to her son Earnest's second marriage registration.8 She was a survivor of her husband William who died in 1908.9
     Louisa Biesenthal was recorded as mother of the bride at the marriage of August Hermann Mueller and Marie Wilhelmine Hartwig on 4 October 1922.10
     Louisa Biesenthal was recorded as the mother of the bridegroom at the marriage of William Hartwig and Laura Louisa Mueller on 25 October 1922.11
     Research notes:
locate other census records.12

Census Data

     William Hartwig and Leuiese appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. William was enumerated as a Lutheran and a Farmer. Their children Aulbert, Herman, William and Marie Wilhelmine were listed as living with them.5

Family

William Hartwig b. 1 Jun 1863, d. 22 Jan 1908
Marriage*Ann married William Hartwig on 11 May 1887 in Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church (Locksley), Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010705.7,6,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1445] Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, online Ontario Vital Statistics Project - Marriages, http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/renf87.htm - #010705-88 (Renfrew Co). Hereinafter cited as ON Vital Statistics Project.
  2. [S593] Unknown author, Mitch Cross (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date), Wilhelm Hartwig born 1 June 1863 in Brandenburg, the son of Martin Hartwig, married Louise Biesenthal. Immigrated to Wilberforce Ontario(Renfrew County) prior to 1886; Rootsweb Posting - 31 Aug 1999 - Found Jan 2003.
  3. [S423] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1888 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Mar 2000), Hartwig/Biesenthal --; 1888 - Page 31, # 182 Registration Number 010705. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1888.
  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 prvide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., William Hartwig & Ann Louisa Beesenthal.
  5. [S2461] William Hartwig household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce & Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 34, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  6. [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., http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  7. [S423] Olga Lewis, RCM 1888, Hartwig/Biesenthal --... NOTE: Late Registration; 1888 - Page 31, # 182 Registration Number 010705.
  8. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Albert Hartwig & Anna Noack.
  9. [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: William Hartwig.
  10. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Angust Hermann Mueller & Marie Wilhelmine Hartwig; Witnesses: Wilhelm Hartwig and Laura Mueller, both of R # 6, Eganville.
  11. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Wilhelm Ferdinand Hartwig & Laura Louisa Mueller; Witnesses: Hertbert Hartwig and Ida Mueller of R # 6, Eganville, Ont.
  12. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  13. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Albert Hartwig & Anna Stresmann.
  14. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Clara Noack & Hermann Hartwig.
  15. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Wilhelm Ferdinand Hartwig & Laura Louisa Mueller.

Lenoard Crigger1,2,3

M, #14473, b. 18 February 1919, d. 24 August 2012
Father*Edward Crigger3
Mother*Louise Walters3
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Lenoard was born on 18 February 1919.3 Lenoard married Elizabeth Julia Witt.4,2 He died on 24 August 2012 in Peterborough Regional Health Centre, Peterborough, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 93.3
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Predeceased: Elizabeth Witt, Kevin Crigger, Edward Crigger and Louise Walters.3 Lenoard Crigger was buried on 30 August 2012 in Rosemount Memorial Gardens, Peterborough, Ontario, CanadaG.3
     In the obituary of Kevin E Crigger who died 10 January 2010, his father, Lenoard Crigger was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the Dignity Memorial website, circa 25 August 2012 .3

Family

Elizabeth Julia Witt b. 12 Jul 1935, d. 1 Aug 1997
Marriage*Lenoard married Elizabeth Julia Witt.4,2 
Child

Citations

  1. [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., Elizabeth...married Lenoard Crigger.
  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., Living Crigger.
  3. [S6445] In Memory of Leonard Crigger, Dignity Memorial, Peterborough, ON, Abt Aug 25, 2012, viewed on-line viewed at http://dignitymemorial.com,, Leonard Crigger obituary. Hereinafter cited as Dignity Memorial.
  4. [S579] "Ancestors of Ralph Douglas Gordon Wilkinson", online unknown url: Elizabeth...married Lenoard Crigger; http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/w/i/l/…
  5. [S6446] Kevin Crigger, The Peterborough Examiner, Peterborough, ON, abt Jan 12, 2010 viewed at YourLifeMoments.ca,, Obituary: Kevin Crigger . Hereinafter cited as Peterborough Examiner.