Augusta Markus1,2,3,4

F, #17602, b. 4 July 1866, d. 15 August 1933
Father*Martin Markus5,6,7,8,9 b. 28 Jun 1834, d. 17 Aug 1925
Mother*Caroline Jurth5,6,8,7,9 b. Sep 1830, d. 1 Apr 1908
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Augusta was born on 4 July 1866 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.7,3,10,11,9,4 Augusta married William Kelo on 8 April 1886 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.12,3,8,13,10,5 She died on 15 August 1933 in Cottage Hospital, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 67. The informant was August Kelo.7,4
     The following information is extracted from her obituary.4 Augusta Markus was buried on 18 August 1933 in Zion Evangalist Cemetery, Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.14,7,4
     She also went by the name of Gusta Kelo.15,10
     Augusta Markus was recorded as mother of the bride at the marriage of Otto W Biesenthal and Annie Killow on 31 July 1907.16
     In the obituary of Martin Markus who died 17 August 1925, Martin's daughter, Augusta Kelow was listed as a survivor.5
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Ottawa Journal published in Ottawa, Ontario 17 August 1933:
MRS. AUGUSTA KELO
PEMBROKE, Ont.. Aug. I7. (Special)
The death of Mrs. Augusta Kelo, prominent Wilberforce Township resident, occurred Tuesday night at Pembroke Cottage Hospital. Mrs. Kelo, who was in her 68th year. had been ailing for some tune. A life-long resident of Wilberforce Township. Mrs. Kelo's death comes as a great shock to her relatives and many friends.

Mrs Kelo was born in Wilberforce Township in 1866: daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs Martin Markus. She us survived by two sons, Solomon and August Kelo, at home; six daughters, Mrs 0. Biesenthal, Port Arthur. Mrs. H. A. Brown. Port Arthur; Mrs. W. F. Tate, Montreal; Mrs. C. M. Bromley. Cloverdale, B.C; Mrs. W F. Draves. Detroit; Mrs. H. Plummer, Pembroke; one brother, William Markus, Pembroke; one sister, Mrs. C. Pankie, Pembroke.

The funeral will be held on Friday afternoon from her late residence to Zion Evangelical Church and cemetery, Wilberforce. The funeral service will be conducted by Rev. J. S. Burns.4



     Augusta Markus was recorded as the mother of the bridegroom at the marriage of Solomon F Kelo and Rosa D A Karau on 4 October 1933.

External link for Augusta Markus on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.17

Census Data

     Frederica Marcus appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Martin Marcus and Caroline Marcus.11
     Augustus Marquis appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Martin Marquis and Caroline Marquis.9
     William Kelo and Augusta appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. William was. Their children Anne, Minnie, Carline, Emma, Martha, Solomon and Martin were listed as living with them.3
     William Kelo and Gusta appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. William was. Their children Martha, Solomon, Martin, August and Julinine were listed as living with them.10

Family

William Kelo b. 23 Jul 1861, d. 16 Jun 1919
Marriage*Augusta married William Kelo on 8 April 1886 in Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.12,3,8,13,10,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71 - survived by Mrs. Augusta Kelow. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  2. [S342] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1886 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Jan 2000), See marriage notes; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1886.
  3. [S2481] William Kelo household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce & Algona North, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 40, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  4. [S7463] Mrs. Augusta Kelo, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Dec 17, 1933, Page 10, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  5. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71.
  6. [S342] Olga Lewis, RCM 1886, Age 19 at time of marriage; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11.
  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: Augusta Kelo.
  8. [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 Kilow & Augusta Markus.
  9. [S6072] Martin Marquis household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 12; Family: 99, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  10. [S2482] William Kelo household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Wilberforce, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 4; Family: 25, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  11. [S5874] Martin Marcus household, April 2, 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona, North Renfrew, Ontario; Page: 96; Family No: 320, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-10022.
  12. [S342] Olga Lewis, RCM 1886, KILOW/MARKUS, page 11.
  13. [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.com/~murrayp/renfrew/…
  14. [S280] Jean nee Yourth Panke, "Panke, Jean (Yourth) email," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ottawa) to Rick Moffat, Feb. 18, 2006; FW: Maybe you have this info. Hereinafter cited as "Panke, Jean (Yourth) email."
  15. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: August Keilow. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  16. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Annie Killow & Otto W Biesenthal.
  17. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  18. [S887] Lorie Begin, "Ontario, 1858-1869 Marriage Index per Lorie Begin," e-mail message from (email address withheld for privacy) (unknown address) to Rick Moffat, November 11, 2003, Renfrew Co., 1907 - http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc/renf07.htm. Hereinafter cited as "Ontario, 1858-1869 Marriage Index lookup."
  19. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Minnie Kelow & Harry A Brown.
  20. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Caroline Kelo.
  21. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Carrie Kello & Calvin Mccabe Bromley.
  22. [S4432] Caroline Bromley, Death Registration 1985-09-008941 (17 May 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, [http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/images/… Death Registration Image - Caroline Bromley]. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Bromley, CM.
  23. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Martha Kelo.
  24. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: William Fredk Draves & Martha Kello (or Kelo).
  25. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Solomon F. Kelo & Rosa D. A. Karau; Witnesses: Egbert Rutz of RR#1, Rankin, Ont. and Irene Karau of RR#1, Golden Lake, Ont.
  26. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Martin Kielo.
  27. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Martin Kelo.
  28. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: August Kelo.
  29. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William John Kelow.
  30. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Harold Richard Plummer & Euluine Kello.

Albert Kilow1,2

M, #17603
Last Edited7 Sep 2011
     Albert married Wilhelmina (?).2

Family

Wilhelmina (?)
Child

Citations

  1. [S342] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1886 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Jan 2000), Father of William Kilow; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1886.
  2. [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 Kilow & Augusta Markus.
  3. [S342] Olga Lewis, RCM 1886, Age 24 at time of marriage; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11.

Wilhelmina (?)1,2

F, #17604
Last Edited7 Sep 2011
     Wilhelmina married Albert Kilow.2

Family

Albert Kilow
Child

Citations

  1. [S342] Olga Lewis, compiler, Renfrew County Marriages 1886 (Renfrew, Ontario: Olga Lewis, Jan 2000), Mother of William Kilow; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11. Hereinafter cited as RCM 1886.
  2. [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 Kilow & Augusta Markus.
  3. [S342] Olga Lewis, RCM 1886, Age 24 at time of marriage; 66. KILOW/MARKUS, page 11.

William Frederick Markus1,2,3,4

M, #17605, b. 4 March 1869, d. 5 June 1943
Father*Martin Markus1,5,6,7,8,9 b. 28 Jun 1834, d. 17 Aug 1925
Mother*Caroline Jurth1,5,6,8,9 b. Sep 1830, d. 1 Apr 1908
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     William was born on 4 March 1869 in Golden Lake, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.5,2,10,6,3,7,11,8,9 William married Jullianna Louise Lidkea on 21 December 1892 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010926.12,2,6,3,7,13 He died on 5 June 1943 in Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 74.14,2,5,13
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Julia Lidkea, Lieut E J Markus, Bert, Mrs W. M. R. Hamilton, Mrs Charles Panke, Mrs J M MacDiarmid, Mrs A. J. Butt and Mrs J. L. Flatt. Predeceased: Martin Markus and Caroline Yourth.13 William Frederick Markus was buried on 6 June 1943 in Wesley United Cemetery, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.2,13
     He was listed as a witness to the marriage of Wilhelmina Markus and Charles Panke on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.15,16,17,18,19 William Frederick Markus of Pembroke, ON was the informant on the death registration of his sister-in-law, Annie Markus who died on 27 April 1915.20
     In the obituary of Myrtle Lavina Markus who died 23 January 1920, Myrtle's Myrtle's father, William Markus was listed as a survivor.21
     In the obituary of Martin Markus who died 17 August 1925, Martin's son, and informant on his death registration, William Markus was listed as a survivor.1
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 19 August 1941 :
Mr. and Mrs. William Markus of Pembroke, announce the engagement of their youngest daughter, Helen, to Sergeant J. M. McDiarmid. R.C.E.. son of the late Mr. Alex McDiarmid (sic), of Cobden, and Mrs. L. G. Morgan. of Ottawa. The marriage will take place in September.22

     William J (sic) Markus was referenced in an article about the wedding anniversary of Charles Panke and Minnie Markus which appeared on 27 March 1942 in the newspaper the, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaG, Minnie's brother; PEMBROKE, March 27.— (Staff )— Mr. and Mrs. Charles Panke, well-known local residents, will observe their fiftieth wedding anniversary at their borne, 412 Murray street, Sunday, when they will have a family reunion during the afternoon and will be at home to a large number of friends in the evening. Mr. Panke, who came to Pembroke when a young man, was formerly a contractor and is now a stonemason and bricklayer. He was born 74 years ago in Wilberforce township, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. August Panke. Mrs. Panke is an active worker in the Red Cross Society. She is the former Minnie Markus, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Martin Markus, and was born at Golden Lake 67 years ago. Mr. and Mrs. Panke, who were married in Pembroke in 1892, are members of Zion Evangelical Church and take a prominent part in its activities. They have four daughters and three sons, Mrs. G. L. Plummer, Ottawa; Mrs. Lloyd Bender, San Diego, Cal; Mrs. George O'Dacre and Mrs. E. C. Hore, Pembroke; H. W. Panke, Paterson, N.J; A. C. Panke, Cleveland, Ohio, and F. W. Panke, Cincinnati, Ohio, and 10 grandchildren. Mr. Panke has four brothers, William Panke, Sudbury; Herman and John Panke, Pembroke, and Gustave Panke, Wilberforce, and Mrs. Panke has one brother, William J, Markus. They expect Mrs. Plummer and Mrs. H. W. Panke, and Mr. and Mrs. F. W. will be present.23
     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the Ottawa Journal published in Ottawa, Ontario 5 June 1943:
William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor
William Markus, well-known builder and contractor and prominent Pembroke citizen, died in the Ottawa Civic hospital this morning as a result of complications following an operation which he underwent about a month ago. Mr. Markus was 74 years of age and up until several weeks ago maintained personal management of his contracting and building operations.

He was born at Golden Lake and was s son of the late Martin Markus and his wife, Caroline Yourth. As a young man he moved to Pembroke, where he became engaged for a time in the contracting trade with the late J. W. Munro and later established his own business in the same field. For over 43 years he had successfully conducted this business on a large scale.

An ardent Liberal in politics he was widely known throughout Renfrew county and once contested the North Renfrew riding but was defeated at the polls by the late Hun. E. A. Dunlop, former Provincial Treasurer.

Also active in affairs of the church and divers fraternal organizations, the late Mr. Markus during his lifetime has filled many offices of responsibility and trust. He was a Past Master of the Pembroke Lodge A.F. and A.M., and Past Noble Grand of the local I.O.O.F., in which he received his 50-year veteran's jewel two years ago.

In 1892 he married the former Julia Lidkea, who survives, with two sons, Lieut. E. J. Markus with the Canadian Army overseas, and Bert, Toronto. Four daughters, Mrs. W. M. R. Hamilton, Sault Ste. Marie; Mrs. A. J. Butt, Huntsville; Mrs. J. L. Flatt, Kapuskasing, and Mrs. J. M. MacDiarmid, of Pembroke, also survive with one sister, Mrs. Charles Panke, of Pembroke. There are also nine grandchildren.

The funeral will be held under Masonic auspices, on Sunday afternoon from his late home, 402 Murray street, to the United Church cemetery.

Note: I have been unable to identify three of his daughters based upon their married names - Rick Moffat.13


Census Data

     Frederick Marcus appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Algona Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Martin Marcus and Caroline Marcus.8
     William Marquis appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Martin Marquis and Caroline Marquis.9
     William Marcus appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Martin Marcus and Caroline Marcus, listed as a bricklayer.11
     William Markus and Julia appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. William was enumerated as a Methodist and a Mason. Their children Ezra, Myrtle and Bertram were listed as living with them.3
     Willie Markus and Julia appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. Willie was enumerated as an Evangelical and a General Contractor. Their children Ezra, Myrtle, Bertis, Ruby, Edith, Laura, Viola and Martin were listed as living with them.7

Family

Jullianna Louise Lidkea b. 16 Feb 1870, d. 22 Mar 1951
Marriage*William married Jullianna Louise Lidkea on 21 December 1892 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010926.12,2,6,3,7,13 
Children

Citations

  1. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  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., William F Markus & Julianna Lidkea; Helen MacDiarmid Hayes
    Transcription:
    William F Markus     1869 - 1943
    His Wife
    Julianna Lidkea     1870 - 1951
    Their Daughter
    Helen MacDiarmid Hayes     1913 - 1997.
  3. [S2391] William Markus household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 10; Family: 97, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  4. [S3123] Parish and Notional Records, Name: Ezra John Markus & Spouse: Mary Roberta Hilliard, Québec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968, Montreal, QC, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  5. [S960] (William Markus), Renfrew Mercury, Renfrew, ON, June 10, 1943 viewed at Paper of Record (now excludes Renfrew Mercury),. Hereinafter cited as Renfrew Mercury.
  6. [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., Wm Markus & Julua Luedke.
  7. [S2392] William Markus household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 43, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S5874] Martin Marcus household, April 2, 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Algona, North Renfrew, Ontario; Page: 96; Family No: 320, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-10022.
  9. [S6072] Martin Marquis household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 12; Family: 99, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  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., Lora Eleanor Kelly.
  11. [S3121] Martin Marcus household, April 24, 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Family No: 233; Page: 56, Ancestry.com Roll: T-6365.
  12. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), William Markus & Julia Luedke. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  13. [S5414] William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jun 5, 1943, Page 4, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William Markus. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  14. [S544] The Eganville Leader, compiler, Reflections of a Century - Stories and Photos from the Ottawa Valley (P.O. Box 310, Eganville, ON K0J 1T0: The Eganville Leader Publishing Company Ltd., July 2002), Page 254. Hereinafter cited as Reflections of a Century.
  15. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71 - survived by Mrs Charles Pankie.
  16. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: Charles Panke & Wilhelmina Markus; Caroline Amanda Plummer/Moldenhour
    Transcription:
    PANKE
    Charles Panke     1867-1957
    Beloved Husband of Wilhelmina Markus     1872-1961
    Daughter Caroline Amanda     1894-1977
    Wife of Lawrence Plummer & William Moldenhour.
  17. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Charles Pelkie & Wilhelmina Markus.
  18. [S2479] Charlie Pankie household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family; 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  19. [S5884] Charles Panke household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 24, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  20. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Annie Markus.
  21. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1990), page 68. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  22. [S6769] Social and Personal, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Aug 19, 1941, Page 10, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Engagement - Helen Markus & Sergeant J. M. McDiarmid. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  23. [S6771] Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Mar 27, 1942, Page 16, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  24. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Markus ["dead born"]. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  25. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ezra Markus.
  26. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21, January 23 ,1920 - Page 68.
  27. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Myrtle Lavina Markus.
  28. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Myrtle Levina Markus.
  29. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Bertram Willie Markus changed to Merrick on Aug 24, 1942
    Second page of registration only available on Familysearch.org.
  30. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ruby Caroline Markus.
  31. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Ruby Caroline Markus & Wilfred Maurice R Hamilton.
  32. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Edith Meron Markus.
  33. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Laura Elienor Markus.
  34. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Philip Charles Kelly & Laura Eleanor Markus.
  35. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Viola T Markus.
  36. [S6775] Markus, Julianna, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Mar 26, 1951, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Julianna Markus née Lidkea. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Wilhelmina Markus1,2

F, #17606, b. 4 November 1872, d. 1961
Father*Martin Markus3,2,4 b. 28 Jun 1834, d. 17 Aug 1925
Mother*Caroline Jurth3,4,2 b. Sep 1830, d. 1 Apr 1908
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited19 Dec 2017
     Wilhelmina was born on 4 November 1872 in Golden Lake, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1,2,5,6,4 Wilhelmina was born circa 1874 in Ontario, CanadaG.7 Wilhelmina married Charles Panke on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.8,1,9,5,7 Wilhelmina Markus was buried in Zion Evangelical United Church Cemetery, Pembroke - Boundary Road, Twp. of Laurentian Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1 She died in 1961.1
     In the obituary of Martin Markus who died 17 August 1925, Martin's daughter, Mrs. Charles Pankie was listed as a survivor.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 27 March 1942 :
PEMBROKE, March 27.— (Staff )— Mr. and Mrs. Charles Panke, well-known local residents, will observe their fiftieth wedding anniversary at their borne, 412 Murray street, Sunday, when they will have a family reunion during the afternoon and will be at home to a large number of friends in the evening. Mr. Panke, who came to Pembroke when a young man, was formerly a contractor and is now a stonemason and bricklayer. He was born 74 years ago in Wilberforce township, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. August Panke. Mrs. Panke is an active worker in the Red Cross Society. She is the former Minnie Markus, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Martin Markus, and was born at Golden Lake 67 years ago. Mr. and Mrs. Panke, who were married in Pembroke in 1892, are members of Zion Evangelical Church and take a prominent part in its activities. They have four daughters and three sons, Mrs. G. L. Plummer, Ottawa; Mrs. Lloyd Bender, San Diego, Cal; Mrs. George O'Dacre and Mrs. E. C. Hore, Pembroke; H. W. Panke, Paterson, N.J; A. C. Panke, Cleveland, Ohio, and F. W. Panke, Cincinnati, Ohio, and 10 grandchildren. Mr. Panke has four brothers, William Panke, Sudbury; Herman and John Panke, Pembroke, and Gustave Panke, Wilberforce, and Mrs. Panke has one brother, William J, Markus. They expect Mrs. Plummer and Mrs. H. W. Panke, and Mr. and Mrs. F. W. will be present.10

     In the obituary of William Markus who died 5 June 1943, William's sister, Mrs Charles Panke was listed as a survivor.11 She was a survivor of her husband Charles who died in 1957.1

Census Data

     Minnie Marquis appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Martin Marquis and Caroline Marquis.4
     Charles Pankie and Minnie appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 2 April 1901. Charles was enumerated as a Mechanic and a Roman Catholic. Their children Caroline, Henry, Alexander and Edna were listed as living with them. 18 year old Minnie Pankie was listed as a domestic. Was she his sister?12
     Charlie Pankie and Minnie appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. Charlie was enumerated as an Evangelical and Stone Mason, House Building. Their children Lena, Henry, Alex, Edna, Mary, Wilfred and Orfa were listed as living with them.5
     Charles Panke and Minnie appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 1 June 1921. Charles was enumerated as a building contractor. Their children Alexander C, Mary A, Wilfred F and Orpha R were listed as living with them. As were his son-in-law and daughter, Lawrence Plummer and Lena A Plummer and his granddaughter, an unknown person . A second son-in-law and daughter, Albert Hoare and Edna M Hoare were also included in the household.7

Family

Charles Panke b. Nov 1865, d. 1957
Marriage*Wilhelmina married Charles Panke on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.8,1,9,5,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [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., Charles Panke & Wilhelmina Markus; Caroline Amanda Plummer/Moldenhour
    Transcription:
    PANKE
    Charles Panke     1867-1957
    Beloved Husband of Wilhelmina Markus     1872-1961
    Daughter Caroline Amanda     1894-1977
    Wife of Lawrence Plummer & William Moldenhour.
  2. [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., Wilhelmina Markus & Charles Pelkie.
  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), August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  4. [S6072] Martin Marquis household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Alice & Fraser, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 12; Family: 99, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film: C-13234.
  5. [S2479] Charlie Pankie household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family; 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S3304] Charles Pankie household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 3; Family: 26, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  7. [S5884] Charles Panke household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 24, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  8. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71 - survived by Mrs Charles Pankie.
  9. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Charles Pelkie & Wilhelmina Markus.
  10. [S6771] Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Mar 27, 1942, Page 16, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  11. [S5414] William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jun 5, 1943, Page 4, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William Markus. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  12. [S3304] Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 3; Family: 26, I read surname as Pankie, not Jankie.
  13. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  14. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William Henry Pranke. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  15. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Alexander Panke.
  16. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Florence Panke.
  17. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Edna Melinda Pankie & Elbert Cyrie Hoare.
  18. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Mary Panke.
  19. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Wilfrid Francis Panke.

Charles Panke1

M, #17607, b. November 1865, d. 1957
Father*August Panke2
Mother*Christina (?)2
Last Edited2 Aug 2018
     Charles was born in November 1865 in GermanyG.3 Alternatively, he was born in 1867 as recorded on his gravestone1 or on 31 December 1868 in GermanyG according to the 1901 census.4 Charles married Wilhelmina Markus on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.5,1,6,3,7 He died in 1957.1 Charles Panke was buried in Zion Evangelical United Church Cemetery, Pembroke - Boundary Road, Twp. of Laurentian Valley, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1
     He also went by the name of Charlie Pankie according to the 1911 census.3 He immigrated in 1870 to CanadaG from Germany.3,7 He was naturalized in 1916 in CanadaG.7
     In the obituary of Martin Markus who died 17 August 1925, Martin's son-in-law, Charles Pankie was listed as a survivor.8
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 27 March 1942 :
PEMBROKE, March 27.— (Staff )— Mr. and Mrs. Charles Panke, well-known local residents, will observe their fiftieth wedding anniversary at their borne, 412 Murray street, Sunday, when they will have a family reunion during the afternoon and will be at home to a large number of friends in the evening. Mr. Panke, who came to Pembroke when a young man, was formerly a contractor and is now a stonemason and bricklayer. He was born 74 years ago in Wilberforce township, a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. August Panke. Mrs. Panke is an active worker in the Red Cross Society. She is the former Minnie Markus, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Martin Markus, and was born at Golden Lake 67 years ago. Mr. and Mrs. Panke, who were married in Pembroke in 1892, are members of Zion Evangelical Church and take a prominent part in its activities. They have four daughters and three sons, Mrs. G. L. Plummer, Ottawa; Mrs. Lloyd Bender, San Diego, Cal; Mrs. George O'Dacre and Mrs. E. C. Hore, Pembroke; H. W. Panke, Paterson, N.J; A. C. Panke, Cleveland, Ohio, and F. W. Panke, Cincinnati, Ohio, and 10 grandchildren. Mr. Panke has four brothers, William Panke, Sudbury; Herman and John Panke, Pembroke, and Gustave Panke, Wilberforce, and Mrs. Panke has one brother, William J, Markus. They expect Mrs. Plummer and Mrs. H. W. Panke, and Mr. and Mrs. F. W. will be present.9

Census Data

     Charles Pankie and Minnie appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 2 April 1901. Charles was enumerated as a Mechanic and a Roman Catholic. Their children Caroline, Henry, Alexander and Edna were listed as living with them. 18 year old Minnie Pankie was listed as a domestic. Was she his sister?4
     Charlie Pankie and Minnie appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. Charlie was enumerated as an Evangelical and Stone Mason, House Building. Their children Lena, Henry, Alex, Edna, Mary, Wilfred and Orfa were listed as living with them.3
     Charles Panke and Minnie appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 1 June 1921. Charles was enumerated as a building contractor. Their children Alexander C, Mary A, Wilfred F and Orpha R were listed as living with them. As were his son-in-law and daughter, Lawrence Plummer and Lena A Plummer and his granddaughter, an unknown person . A second son-in-law and daughter, Albert Hoare and Edna M Hoare were also included in the household.7

Family

Wilhelmina Markus b. 4 Nov 1872, d. 1961
Marriage*Charles married Wilhelmina Markus on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.5,1,6,3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [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., Charles Panke & Wilhelmina Markus; Caroline Amanda Plummer/Moldenhour
    Transcription:
    PANKE
    Charles Panke     1867-1957
    Beloved Husband of Wilhelmina Markus     1872-1961
    Daughter Caroline Amanda     1894-1977
    Wife of Lawrence Plummer & William Moldenhour.
  2. [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., Wilhelmina Markus & Charles Pelkie.
  3. [S2479] Charlie Pankie household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family; 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S3304] Charles Pankie household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 3; Family: 26, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493, I Read surname as Pankie, not Jankie.
  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), August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71 - survived by Mrs Charles Pankie. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  6. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Charles Pelkie & Wilhelmina Markus.
  7. [S5884] Charles Panke household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 24, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  8. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927, August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71.
  9. [S6771] Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Mar 27, 1942, Page 16, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Valley Couple Wed 50 Years Sunday. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  10. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~murrayp/…
  11. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William Henry Pranke. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  12. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Alexander Panke.
  13. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Florence Panke.
  14. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Edna Melinda Pankie & Elbert Cyrie Hoare.
  15. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Mary Panke.
  16. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Wilfrid Francis Panke.

Myrtle Lavina Markus1,2,3,4,5

F, #17608, b. 17 October 1897, d. 13 January 1920
Father*William Frederick Markus1,5,6,3,4 b. 4 Mar 1869, d. 5 Jun 1943
Mother*Jullianna Louise Lidkea1,5,6,3,4 b. 16 Feb 1870, d. 22 Mar 1951
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Myrtle was born on 17 October 1897 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Birth Registration 037816.2,3,4 Myrtle was born on 17 October 1898 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.6,5 She died on 13 January 1920 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 22 Her death registration gives her occupation as office clerk, and her cause of death as chronic nephritis. Her death notice indicated she died of influenza.7,2
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): William Markus and Mrs William Markus.7 Myrtle Lavina Markus was buried in Wesley United Church Cemetery, Pembroke, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.2
     The following obituary appeared in the book Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921, originally published published in Eganville, Ontario 23 January 1920 :
Died: Miss Myrtle Markus, eldest dau Mr and Mrs William Markus of Pembroke, of Influenza. She was 22.7


Census Data

     Myrtle Markus appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Markus and Julia Markus.6
     Myrtle Markus appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of her parents, Willie Markus and Julia Markus.5

Citations

  1. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1990), January 23 ,1920 - Page 68. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  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., E John Markus & Mary Hilliard; Myrtle L Markus
    Transcription:
    Myrtle L Markus
    Died Jan 13, 1920 Aged 22 y'rs
    E John Markus 1895 - 1982
    Hius Wife
    Mary Hilliard 1905 - 1994.
  3. [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: Myrtle Lavina Markus.
  4. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Myrtle Levina Markus. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  5. [S2392] William Markus household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 43, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S2391] William Markus household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 10; Family: 97, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  7. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21, page 68.

Arlene Alma Zohr1,2

F, #17609, b. circa 1941, d. 25 January 2004
Father*Walter Zohr2
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Arlene was born circa 1941.2 Arlene married Douglas Clayton Yourth.2,3 She died on 25 January 2004 in Renfrew Hospital, Renfrew, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, of lung cancer.4,2,5
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Douglas Yourth. Predeceased: Walter Zohr and Elvis Boucher.2 Arlene Alma Zohr was buried in Golden Lake United Cemetery, North Algona-Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Ottawa Citizen published in Ottawa, Ontario, 26 January 2004 .2

     In the obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth who died 11 November 2016, Douglas's wife, Arlene Yourth was listed as predeceased.3

Family

Douglas Clayton Yourth b. 12 Aug 1932, d. 11 Nov 2016
Marriage*Arlene married Douglas Clayton Yourth.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S280] Jean nee Yourth Panke, "Panke, Jean (Yourth) email," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Ottawa) to Rick Moffat, Email - Jan 25, 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Panke, Jean (Yourth) email."
  2. [S1271] Arlene Yourth, Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, ON, Jan 6, 2004 viewed at Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files,, Arlene YOURTH. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  3. [S7622] Obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth, Zohr Funeral Home Ltd., Eganville, ON, Abt Nov 13, 2016 viewed at Zohr Funeral Homes,, Obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth. Hereinafter cited as Zohr Funeral Home Ltd.
  4. [S280] Jean nee Yourth Panke, "Panke, Jean (Yourth) email," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Another death this morning, Douglas Yourth's wife, she passed away early this morning in Renfrew Hospital. Her maiden name is Arlene Zohr.; Email - Jan 25, 2004.
  5. [S3253] Rootsweb - Archives of the Obituary Daily Times, online Rootsweb - Archives of the Obituary Daily Times, YOURTH, Arlene Alma (ZOHR); 62; Renfrew ON; Ottawa Citizen; 2004-1-26; mdos. Hereinafter cited as Obituary Daily Times.

Jullianna Louise Lidkea1,2

F, #17610, b. 16 February 1870, d. 22 March 1951
Father*Henry Lidkea3
Mother*Wilhelmina (?)3
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Jullianna was born on 16 February 1870 in Locksley, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,5,3,6,7 Jullianna married William Frederick Markus on 21 December 1892 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010926.8,4,3,6,7,9
     The following information is extracted from her obituary.10 She died on 22 March 1951 in 400 Supple Street, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, at age 81.4,10 Jullianna Louise Lidkea was buried on 24 March 1951 in Wesley United Church Cemetery, Pembroke, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.4,10
     She also went by the name of Julia Markus some sources say Julia Ann.6,7,11,5 Her name was also recorded as Julia Luedke according to her marriage regristration.3 She was listed as a witness to the marriage of Wilhelmina Markus and Charles Panke on 30 March 1892 in Wilberforce Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG; according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010831.12,13,14,15,16
     In the obituary of Myrtle Lavina Markus who died 23 January 1920, Myrtle's Myrtle's mother, Mrs William Markus was listed as a survivor.17
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Journal 19 August 1941 :
Mr. and Mrs. William Markus of Pembroke, announce the engagement of their youngest daughter, Helen, to Sergeant J. M. McDiarmid. R.C.E.. son of the late Mr. Alex McDiarmid (sic), of Cobden, and Mrs. L. G. Morgan. of Ottawa. The marriage will take place in September.18

     In the obituary of William Markus who died 5 June 1943, William's wife, Julia Lidkea was listed as a survivor.9

Census Data

     William Markus and Julia appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. William was enumerated as a Methodist and a Mason. Their children Ezra, Myrtle and Bertram were listed as living with them.6
     Willie Markus and Julia appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. Willie was enumerated as an Evangelical and a General Contractor. Their children Ezra, Myrtle, Bertis, Ruby, Edith, Laura, Viola and Martin were listed as living with them.7

Family

William Frederick Markus b. 4 Mar 1869, d. 5 Jun 1943
Marriage*Jullianna married William Frederick Markus on 21 December 1892 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010926.8,4,3,6,7,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [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/…
  2. [S3123] Parish and Notional Records, Name: Ezra John Markus & Spouse: Mary Roberta Hilliard, Québec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968, Montreal, QC, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  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 prvide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Wm Markus & Julua Luedke.
  4. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: William F Markus & Julianna Lidkea; Helen MacDiarmid Hayes
    Transcription:
    William F Markus     1869 - 1943
    His Wife
    Julianna Lidkea     1870 - 1951
    Their Daughter
    Helen MacDiarmid Hayes     1913 - 1997.
  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., Lora Eleanor Kelly.
  6. [S2391] William Markus household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 10; Family: 97, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  7. [S2392] William Markus household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 43, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S262] Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), online Genealogical Research Library (Subscription Required), William Markus & Julia Luedke. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Research Library.
  9. [S5414] William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jun 5, 1943, Page 4, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William Markus. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  10. [S6775] Markus, Julianna, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Mar 26, 1951, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Julianna Markus née Lidkea. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  11. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Name: Myrtle Lavina Markus.
  12. [S97] Carol Bennett McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1991), August 21, 1925 - Page 70 & 71 - survived by Mrs Charles Pankie. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1922-1927.
  13. [S570] "Canadian Gravemarker Gallery", online Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project: Charles Panke & Wilhelmina Markus; Caroline Amanda Plummer/Moldenhour
    Transcription:
    PANKE
    Charles Panke     1867-1957
    Beloved Husband of Wilhelmina Markus     1872-1961
    Daughter Caroline Amanda     1894-1977
    Wife of Lawrence Plummer & William Moldenhour.
  14. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Charles Pelkie & Wilhelmina Markus.
  15. [S2479] Charlie Pankie household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family; 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  16. [S5884] Charles Panke household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page Number: 24, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 84.
  17. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader 1914-1921 (R.R.2, Renfrew, Ontario K7V 3Z5: Juniper Books Limited, 1990), page 68. Hereinafter cited as Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21.
  18. [S6769] Social and Personal, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Aug 19, 1941, Page 10, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Engagement - Helen Markus & Sergeant J. M. McDiarmid. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  19. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Markus ["dead born"]. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  20. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ezra Markus.
  21. [S335] Carol Bennet McCuaig, Death Notices & Obits - Eganville Leader 1914-21, January 23 ,1920 - Page 68.
  22. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Myrtle Levina Markus.
  23. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Bertram Willie Markus changed to Merrick on Aug 24, 1942
    Second page of registration only available on Familysearch.org.
  24. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Ruby Caroline Markus & Wilfred Maurice R Hamilton.
  25. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ruby Caroline Markus.
  26. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Edith Meron Markus.
  27. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Laura Elienor Markus.
  28. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Philip Charles Kelly & Laura Eleanor Markus.
  29. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Viola T Markus.

Ezra John Markus1,2

M, #17611, b. 19 November 1895, d. 1982
Father*William Frederick Markus3,4,5,2 b. 4 Mar 1869, d. 5 Jun 1943
Mother*Jullianna Louise Lidkea3,4,5,2 b. 16 Feb 1870, d. 22 Mar 1951
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited25 May 2016
     Ezra was born on 19 November 1895 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Birth Registration 029430.1,5,4 Ezra was born on 19 November 1896 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, 1911 census and his 1917 WWI Attestation papers.3,6 Ezra married Mary Roberta Hilliard on 5 April 1930 in First Presbyterian, Montréal, Québec, CanadaG.1,2 Ezra John Markus was buried in Wesley United Church Cemetery, Pembroke, Alice Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.1 He died in 1982.1
     His name was recorded as Ezra Markus on his birth registration.5,4,3      He also went by the name of John.1
Military Service:
     SPR Ezra John Markus began military service on 22 June 1917 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, 2265850, listed as a Sapper (SPR.)7
     In the obituary of Laura Markus who died 10 April 1933, Laura's brother, E J Markus was listed as a survivor.8
Military Service:
     Lieut E J Markus began military service before June 1943.9
     In the obituary of William Markus who died 5 June 1943, William's son, Lieut E J Markus was listed as a survivor.9

Census Data

     Ezra Markus appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Markus and Julia Markus.4
     Ezra Markus appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Willie Markus and Julia Markus.3

Family

Mary Roberta Hilliard b. 1905, d. 1994
Marriage*Ezra married Mary Roberta Hilliard on 5 April 1930 in First Presbyterian, Montréal, Québec, CanadaG.1,2 

Citations

  1. [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., E John Markus & Mary Hilliard; Myrtle L Markus
    Transcription:
    Myrtle L Markus
    Died Jan 13, 1920 Aged 22 y'rs
    E John Markus 1895 - 1982
    Hius Wife
    Mary Hilliard 1905 - 1994.
  2. [S3123] Parish and Notional Records, Name: Ezra John Markus & Spouse: Mary Roberta Hilliard, Québec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968, Montreal, QC, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  3. [S2392] William Markus household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 43, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S2391] William Markus household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 10; Family: 97, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  5. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ezra Markus. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  6. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Service File (large PDF file): Ezra John Markus. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  7. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, Attestation form - Markus, Ezra John - front
    Attestation form - Markus, Ezra John - back.
  8. [S6773] Miss E. M. Markus Charming Bride, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Apr 10, 1933, Page 11, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Mrs. P. Kelly is Dead After Lengthy Illness. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  9. [S5414] William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jun 5, 1943, Page 4, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William Markus. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Bertram Willie Markus1,2

M, #17612, b. 4 October 1899
Father*William Frederick Markus3,4,5 b. 4 Mar 1869, d. 5 Jun 1943
Mother*Jullianna Louise Lidkea3,4,5 b. 16 Feb 1870, d. 22 Mar 1951
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited13 Jan 2018
     Bertram was born on 4 October 1899 in Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Birth Registration 035866.3,4,6 Bertram was born in October 1900 in Ontario, CanadaG, according to the 1911 census.5
     He also went by the name of Bertis according to the 1911 census.5
     He particpated in the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics, representing Canada in Fencing at the age of 32. He was in three events.7,8,6
     In the obituary of Laura Markus who died 10 April 1933, Laura's brother, B W Markus was listed as a survivor.9 On 24 August 1942 his name was legally changed to Bertram Willie Merrick.3
     In the obituary of William Markus who died 5 June 1943, William's son, Bert was listed as a survivor.10

Census Data

     Bertram Markus appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William Markus and Julia Markus.4
     Bertis Markus appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Pembroke, Pembroke Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Willie Markus and Julia Markus.5

Citations

  1. Changed to Merrick in 1942, but it is unclear whether this was his given name or middle name.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Bertram Willie Markus changed to Merrick on Aug 24, 1942. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  3. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Bertram Willie Markus changed to Merrick on Aug 24, 1942
    Second page of registration only available on Familysearch.org.
  4. [S2391] William Markus household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 10; Family: 97, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6493.
  5. [S2392] William Markus household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Pembroke, Renfrew North, Ontario; Page: 5; Family: 43, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S3303] SR/Olympic Sports, online http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ma/…, http://www.sports-reference.com/olympics/athletes/ma/…. Hereinafter cited as SR/Olympic Sports.
  7. [S8195] Women Fencers Duel for Olympic Title, The Times, Shreveport, LA, Aug 3, 1932, Page 9, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Women Fencers Duel for Olympic Title. Hereinafter cited as The Times.
  8. [S1702] Wikipedia® , the free encyclopedia, online http://en.wikipedia.org/, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertram_Markus. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia®.
  9. [S6773] Miss E. M. Markus Charming Bride, The Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Apr 10, 1933, Page 11, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Mrs. P. Kelly is Dead After Lengthy Illness. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  10. [S5414] William Markus Dies Was Prominent Pembroke Contractor, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, Jun 5, 1943, Page 4, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: William Markus. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.

Elvis Boucher1

M, #17618
Last Edited29 Apr 2011
     In the obituary of Arlene Yourth who died 26 January 2004, Arlene's son-in-law, Elvis Boucher was listed as predeceased.1
     In the obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth who died 11 November 2016, Douglas's son-in-law, Elvis Boucher was listed as predeceased.2

Citations

  1. [S1271] Arlene Yourth, Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, ON, Jan 6, 2004 viewed at Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files,, Arlene YOURTH. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  2. [S7622] Obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth, Zohr Funeral Home Ltd., Eganville, ON, Abt Nov 13, 2016 viewed at Zohr Funeral Homes,, Obituary of Douglas Clayton Yourth. Hereinafter cited as Zohr Funeral Home Ltd.

Mary Helena Kosmack1,2

F, #17620, b. circa 1870
Father*Ferdinand Kosmack3,2 b. c 1833, d. 3 Apr 1912
Mother*Jennet Plaunt3,2 b. 1843
Last Edited30 Mar 2017
     Mary was born circa 1870 in Admaston Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG.2 Mary married Richard Maas on 14 October 1892 in Admaston Twp., Renfrew County, Ontario, CanadaG, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 010851.1,2
     Her name was also recorded as Maria Helen Kosmack.3
     In the obituary of Ferdinand Kosmack who died 3 April 1912, Ferdinand's daughter, Mrs Moss (sic) was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Richard Maas b. c 1861
Child

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Ferdinand William Fredrick Maas. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [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., Mary Helena Kosmack & Richard Maas.
  3. [S644] Unknown author, "Cathy Dunn," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (unknown address) to unknown recipient, ...they had several children. One of them was my great grandmother Maria Helena Kosmack.; Email Nov 11, 2003.
  4. [S4239] Unknown article title, The Perth Courier, Perth, ON, Apr 12, 1912. Hereinafter cited as Perth Courier.
  5. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: William Richard Maass & Irene Della Brisco.