Angus Ewen Smith1

M, #23441, b. 22 September 1896, d. 11 June 1980
Father*Angus Smith1
Last Edited27 Aug 2018
     He was born on 22 September 1896 at Little Sands, Prince Edward Island, Canada.2,1 Angus married Gertrude Gienow on 10 August 1925.2,3,1
Gert Gienow & Ewan Smith about 1924, before their marriage
Courtesy of Ralph Gienow

     He died on 11 June 1980 at Kelowna General Hospital, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, at age 83.2,1 The informant on his death registration was his wife, Gertrude Smith.1 S SGT Angus Ewen Smith was buried on 16 June 1980 at Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.4,1
     
Service

     Angus Ewen Smith began service with the on 4 July 1919 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.5

Family

Gertrude Gienow b. 13 Feb 1899, d. 23 Apr 1987

Citations

  1. [S8755] Angus Ewen Smith, Death Registration 1980-09-009322 (Jun 11, 1980), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Angus Ewen Smith. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Smith, Angus E.
  2. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, Daniel Frederick Gienow FamilyTree (Edmonton, AB: privately printed, updated to May 2009), P 31 - Descendants of Gertrude Gienow. Hereinafter cited as D F Gienow Family Tree.
  3. [S8754] Gertrude Smith née Gienow, Death Registration 1987-09-006795 (Apr 23, 1987), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Gertrude Smith née Gienow. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Smith, Gertrude.
  4. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Staff Sergeant Angus Ewen Smith
    Grave marker transcription:
    SMITH
    R.C.M.P. 8269 Staff Sergeant
    Angus E     1896 - 1980
    Gertrude     1899 - 1987.
  5. [S5062] RCMP Graves, online RCMP Graves search page, Member's Name:     Smith, Angus Ewen. Hereinafter cited as RCMP Graves.

George Mann1,2,3,4,5

M, #23448, b. 29 June 1863
Father*Alexander Mann6,5,3 b. c 1829, d. 10 Oct 1887
Mother*Elizabeth Thompson6,5,3 b. c 1830, d. 16 Apr 1911
Last Edited17 Feb 2018
     He was born on 29 June 1863 at Haldimand Twp., Northumberland County, Canada West, United Province of Canada.6,3,4,5 Alternatively, he was born circa 1853 at Haldimand Twp., Northumberland County, Canada West, United Province of Canada.2 George married Maggie V Runciman on 26 February 1890 at Haldimand Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.2
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Elizabeth Mann.3
George married Mary M Taylor on 28 May 1902 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 012655. He was a widowed blacksmith and she was a farmer's daughter.3

Census Data

     George Mann appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of Haldimand Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Alexander Mann and Elizabeth Mann, listed as a farmer.5
     George Mann appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Cobourg, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 31 March 1901. George was enumerated as a widower and a blacksmith. His children Bessie T, Norman A and Douglas G were listed as living with him. His sister, Agee was included in the household, most likely to help care for his young children.4
     He lived at Cypress River, Manitoba, Canada, in February 1890.6 In the death registration of Maggie V Runciman who died 6 July 1899, George Mann was listed as her husband.7 He was the informant on the death registration of his wife, Mary M Mann who died on 23 March 1936.8

Family 1

Maggie V Runciman b. 1861 or 1862, d. 6 Jul 1899
Marriage*George married Maggie V Runciman on 26 February 1890 at Haldimand Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.2 
Children

Family 2

Mary M Taylor b. 1872 or 1873, d. 23 Mar 1936
MarWitReg
     Other information from their marriage registration and/or news article about their wedding:
The registration listed the following official witnesses: Elizabeth Mann.3
 
Marriage* George married Mary M Taylor on 28 May 1902 at Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 012655. He was a widowed blacksmith and she was a farmer's daughter.3 

Citations

  1. [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): Norman Alexander Mann. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  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 provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., George Mann & Maggie V Runciman.
  3. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: George Mann & Mary M Taylor.
  4. [S5045] George Mann household, Abt 4 April 1901 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Cobourg (town) Northumberland West, Ontario; Page: 2; Family No: 20, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film T-6486.
  5. [S5047] Alexander Mann household, April 4, 1881 Canada census, Provo, Utah, USA, Haldimand, Northumberland West, Ontario; Page: 13; Family No: 58, Ancestry.com Roll: C_13240.
  6. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Goerge Mann & Maggie V Runciman.
  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., Maggie V Runciman Mann.
  8. [S1442] "ON Deaths, 1869-1946", online Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946: Mary M Mann née Taylor.
  9. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Bessy Thompson Mann. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  10. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Norman Alexander Mann.
  11. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, George Douglas Mann.

Norman Alexander Mann1,2,3

M, #23449, b. 5 July 1896
Father*George Mann2,3,4 b. 29 Jun 1863
Mother*Maggie V Runciman3 b. 1861 or 1862, d. 6 Jul 1899
Last Edited27 Feb 2018
     He was born on 5 July 1896 at Cobourg, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 025975.2,3,4
     
Canadian Military Service

     Norman Alexander Mann was conscripted on 11 December 1917 at Estevan, Saskatchewan, Canada, He gave his next-of-kin as his father, George of Foam Lake. He was called up May 14th, 1918 in Regina.5
Private Norman Mann

Census Data

     Norman A Mann appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Cobourg, Hamilton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his father George Mann.4
     Link to the Canadian Great War Project:; "Soldier Page" for Norman Alexander Mann6

Citations

  1. [S25] Martha White nee Smith photos Photograph, RGM Papers (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Myrtles Album - 005a - Chester Holmes and Norman Mann.
  2. [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): Norman Alexander Mann. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  3. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Norman Alexander Mann. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S5045] George Mann household, Abt 4 April 1901 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Cobourg (town) Northumberland West, Ontario; Page: 2; Family No: 20, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Film T-6486.
  5. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, Attestation - NOrman Alexander Mann - front.
  6. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Irene Helen Joan Gibson1,2

F, #23450, b. 20 December 1930, d. 31 December 1954
Father*John Wallace Gibson1,2
Mother*Vera Eleen Bishop2,3 b. 16 Feb 1900, d. 1 Mar 1971
Last Edited1 Jun 2020
     She was born on 20 December 1930 at Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.2 Alternatively, she was born on 19 December 1930.4 Irene married Ronald Bruce Gienow on 20 May 1949 at St. George's Anglican church, Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada.5,1,2
     She died on 31 December 1954 at Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at age 24.4,2,6,7
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Ronald Bruce Gienow, John W Gibson and Mrs John W Gibson.7 Irene Helen Joan Gibson was buried on 4 January 1955 at Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, Ottawa East of the Rideau, Ontario, Canada.8,2,9,6,7
     The engagement of Irene Helen Joan Gibson and Ronald Bruce Gienow was announced by J Wallace Gibson and Mrs J Wallace Gibson on 9 May 1949 at Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Mr. and Mrs. J. Wallace Gibson announce the engagement of their only daughter, Irene Helen Joan, to LAC Ronald Bruce Gienow. eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. N. Glenow of Yorktown (sic), Sask. The marriage will take place May 20.10
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Citizen 20 May 1949 :
Exchange Vows at St George's
Snapdragons and ferns decorated St. George's Anglican church for the marriage yesterday evening of Iren Helen Joan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. Wallace Gibson, and LAC Ronald Bruce Gienow, son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Gienow of Yorktown, Sask.

Rev. H. C. Vaughan officiated at the ceremony, and Mr. and Mrs. W. Neil were organist and soloist respectively.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore and afternoon dress of turquoise taffeta wiht lace bodice, swuar neckline and cap sleeves. Her accessories were white and she carried a white prayer book with streamers. Deep cream roses en corsage completed her ensemble,

Ger attendants were Miss Frances Ferguson and Miss Patricia Gunn, and LAC Al Metson was best man.

Mr. and Mrs. Gienow left on a wedding trip to Montreal and Quebec following a reception at the home of the bride's parents. For travelling, the bride wore a suit of claret gabardine with grew accessories and corsage bouquet of roses.

The newly weds will make their home in Ottawa.1

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Ottawa, Ontario Ottawa Citizen 21 May 1949 :
Exchange Vows At St George's
Snapdragons and ferns decorated St. George's Anglican church for the marriage yesterday evening of Irene Helen Joan, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. Wallace Gibson, and LAC Ronald Bruce Gienow, son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman Gienow of Yorktown, Sask.

Rev. H. C. Vaughan officiated at the ceremony, and Mr. and Mrs. W. Neil were organist and soloist respectively.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore and afternoon dress of turquoise taffeta with lace bodice, square neckline and cap sleeves. Her accessories were white and she carried a white prayer book with streamers. Deep cream roses in corsage completed her ensemble,

Her attendants were Miss Frances Ferguson and Miss Patricia Gunn, and LAC Al Metson was best man.

Mr. and Mrs. Gienow left on a wedding trip to Montreal and Quebec following a reception at the home of the bride's parents. For travelling, the bride wore a suit of claret gabardine with green accessories and corsage bouquet of roses.

The newly weds will make their home in Ottawa.1

     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Ottawa Journal published in Ottawa, Ontario, 3 January 1955 .7

     In the obituary of Vera Gibson who died 1 March 1971, her daughter, Joan Gienow was listed as predeceased.3
     In the obituary of Martha Annette Jonat who died 3 October 2004, Martha's daughter-in-law, Joan Gienow was listed as predeceased.11

External link for Irene Helen Joan Gibson on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.12

Family

Ronald Bruce Gienow b. 31 Oct 1928, d. 7 Jul 1957
Marriage*Irene married Ronald Bruce Gienow on 20 May 1949 at St. George's Anglican church, Ottawa, Carleton County, Ontario, Canada.5,1,2 

Citations

  1. [S2807] Exchange Vows at St George's, Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, ON, May 20, 1949, Page 5, column 1 & 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: LAC Ronald Bruce Gienow and Irene Helen Joan Gibson. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  2. [S3266] Ottawa, Canada, Beechwood Cemetery Registers, 1873-1990 (Publisher: Beechwood Cemetery. Ottawa, Ontario), Ancestry.com, Beechwood Cemetery Registers; "This database includes images of the register pages"; cited as "Beechwood Cemetery Registers., Name: Irene Helen Joan Gienow; Interment Number: 36230.
  3. [S5467] Deaths - Gibson, Vera, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 2 Mar 1971, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Vera Gibson née Bishop. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  4. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, Daniel Frederick Gienow FamilyTree (Edmonton, AB: privately printed, updated to May 2009), P 35 - Descendants of Norman Gienow. Hereinafter cited as D F Gienow Family Tree.
  5. [S2209] Ralph Martin Gienow, D F Gienow Family Tree, P 35 - Descendants of Norman Gienow
    P 36 - Descendants of Ronald Bruce Gienow.
  6. [S5466] Deaths - Gienow, Joan, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 3 Jan 1955, Page 24, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joan Gienow née Gibson. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  7. [S5468] Mrs. R. B. Gienow Dies in Hospial, Ottawa Journal, Ottawa, ON, 3 Jan 1955, Page 4, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Mrs. R. B. Gienow Dies in Hospital. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Journal.
  8. [S570] Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (obsolete) , Canadian Gravemarker Gallery (See Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project), Search page for Canada Gen Web's Cemetery Project; "After July 31, 2017, links were 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://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cangmg/ontario/eastont/… Joan Gibson Gienow.
  9. [S5259] The Ontario Name Index, online The Ontario Name Index (TONI), GIENOW      Irene Helen      bur           Ottawa. Hereinafter cited as TONI.
  10. [S9282] Engagements of Interests: Gibson-- Gienow, The Ottawa Citizen, Ottawa, ON, May 9, 1949, Page 5, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Engagement: Gibson--Gienow. Hereinafter cited as Ottawa Citizen.
  11. [S7593] Deaths - Gienow, Martha, The Regina Leader Post, Regina, SK, Oct 6, 2004 viewed at SaskObits.com now Legacy.com, Obituary: Martha Gienow née Jonat. Hereinafter cited as Regina Leader Post.
  12. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).