James H Snelgrove1

M, #27501, b. circa 1872
Father*George Darlington Snelgrove1 b. 29 Apr 1847, d. 30 Mar 1923
Mother*Isabelle Maitland1 b. 23 Sep 1850, d. 30 May 1935
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Jul 2017
     James was born circa 1872 in Ontario, Canada.1

Census Data

     James H Snelgrove appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Brighton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, George Snelgrove and Isabella Snelgrove, listed as a sailor.1

Citations

  1. [S3616] George Snelgrove household, April 5, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brighton, Northumberland East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12; Family No: 62., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6356.

Robert M Snelgrove1

M, #27502, b. circa 1874
Father*George Darlington Snelgrove1 b. 29 Apr 1847, d. 30 Mar 1923
Mother*Isabelle Maitland1 b. 23 Sep 1850, d. 30 May 1935
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 May 2012
     Robert was born circa 1874 in Ontario, Canada.1

Census Data

     Robert M Snelgrove appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Brighton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, George Snelgrove and Isabella Snelgrove.1

Citations

  1. [S3616] George Snelgrove household, April 5, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brighton, Northumberland East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12; Family No: 62., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6356.

William George Snelgrove1,2,3,4

M, #27503, b. 31 May 1877
Father*George Darlington Snelgrove2 b. 29 Apr 1847, d. 30 Mar 1923
Mother*Isabelle Maitland2 b. 23 Sep 1850, d. 30 May 1935
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Jan 2018
     William was born on 31 May 1877 in Ontario, Canada.3,5 Alternatively, he was born circa 1876 in Ontario since he was 15 in the 1891 census.2 William married Mabel Bertha Horsley.2,4
     William Snelgrove of Port Hope was identified as the closest relative or friend in Canada of Ernest G Snelgrove when he crossed the border on 24 January 1923 at Lewiston, Niagara County, New York, USA; to make a visit of 80 days. He gave Auburn as his final destination, with his aunt, Mrs. Crandall of 95 Fullerton St. as his contact.6
     William George Snelgrove was referenced in a news item about his purchase of Rose Maitland's farm (assuming this is the correct Will Snelgrove from Port Hope) published on 29 September 1927 in the newspaper The Colborne Express.7

Census Data

     William George Snelgrove appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Brighton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, George Snelgrove and Isabella Snelgrove.2
     William G Snelgrove and Mable B appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Brighton, Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 9 April 1901. William was enumerated as a farm labourer.3
     William G Snelgrove and Mable B appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Waterford, Norfolk County, Ontario, enumerated 12 June 1911. William was enumerated as an Apple Dealer.. Their children Ernest G and Majorie were listed as living with them.5
     William George Snelgrove and Mabel Bertha appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hope Twp., Durham County, Ontario, enumerated 4 June 1921. William was enumerated as a gardener and a Methodist. Their children Ernest George and Marjorie May were listed as living with them.4

Family

Mabel Bertha Horsley b. 25 Mar 1879
Marriage*William married Mabel Bertha Horsley.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William Charles Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S3616] George Snelgrove household, April 5, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brighton, Northumberland East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12; Family No: 62., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6356.
  3. [S3617] Wm G Snelgrove household, 9 April 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page 6, Family: 85., Ancestry.com.
  4. [S8148] William George Snelgrove household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hope (township) Durham, Ontario; Page: 7; Family: 83, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  5. [S3618] William G Snelgrove household, 12 April 1911 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Waterford, Norfolk, Ontario; Page 6, Family No: 79., Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S1540] Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956, online www.ancestry.com, Name: Ernest G Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as Border Crossings.
  7. [S8147] Brighton, The Colborne Express, Colborne, ON, Sep 29, 1927, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Cramache Archives,, Brighton news item: Mrs. Rose Maitland. Hereinafter cited as Colborne Express.
  8. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Earnest George Snelgrove.
  9. [S1540] Border Crossings, online www.ancestry.com, Name: Marjorie May Snelgrove.

Herbert M Snelgrove1,2,3

M, #27504, b. circa 1882, d. 14 October 1899
Father*George Darlington Snelgrove2 b. 29 Apr 1847, d. 30 Mar 1923
Mother*Isabelle Maitland2 b. 23 Sep 1850, d. 30 May 1935
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Jul 2017
     Herbert was born circa 1882 in Brighton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.1,2,3 He died on 14 October 1899 in Cramahe Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Death Registration 018581.1,3 He was buried in Salem Cemetery, Cramahe Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada.3

Census Data

     Herbert M Snelgrove appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Brighton Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, George Snelgrove and Isabella Snelgrove.2

Citations

  1. [S1442] Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario), Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Deaths and Deaths Overseas, 1869-1946; "This database is an index (with images) to over 2 million deaths that were registered in Ontario from 1869 to 1938, and 1943 to 1946. The database also includes deaths of Ontario military personnel overseas from 1939-1947"; cited as "ON Deaths, 1869-1946., Name: Herbert M Snelgrove.
  2. [S3616] George Snelgrove household, April 5, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brighton, Northumberland East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12; Family No: 62., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6356.
  3. [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., Herbert M. Snelgrove
    Grave marker transcription:
    In memory of Herbert M Snelgrove Died Oct 14, 1899 Aged 17 Years.

Mabel Bertha Horsley1,2,3

F, #27505, b. 25 March 1879
Last Edited7 Jan 2018
     Mabel was born on 25 March 1879 in Ontario, Canada.4 Alternatively, she was born circa 1878 in Ontario according to the 1921 census.3 Mabel married William George Snelgrove.5,3

Census Data

     William G Snelgrove and Mable B appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Brighton, Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 9 April 1901. William was enumerated as a farm labourer.4
     William G Snelgrove and Mable B appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Waterford, Norfolk County, Ontario, enumerated 12 June 1911. William was enumerated as an Apple Dealer.. Their children Ernest G and Majorie were listed as living with them.2
     William George Snelgrove and Mabel Bertha appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hope Twp., Durham County, Ontario, enumerated 4 June 1921. William was enumerated as a gardener and a Methodist. Their children Ernest George and Marjorie May were listed as living with them.3

Family

William George Snelgrove b. 31 May 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: William Charles Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S3618] William G Snelgrove household, 12 April 1911 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Waterford, Norfolk, Ontario; Page 6, Family No: 79., Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S8148] William George Snelgrove household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hope (township) Durham, Ontario; Page: 7; Family: 83, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S3617] Wm G Snelgrove household, 9 April 1891 Canada Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page 6, Family: 85., Ancestry.com.
  5. [S3616] George Snelgrove household, April 5, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Brighton, Northumberland East, Ontario; Page: 11 & 12; Family No: 62., Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6356.
  6. [S1443] ON Births 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Earnest George Snelgrove.

Earnest George Snelgrove1

M, #27507, b. 30 September 1904, d. 21 November 1974
Father*William George Snelgrove1,2 b. 31 May 1877
Mother*Mabel Bertha Horsley1,2 b. 25 Mar 1879
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited11 Jan 2019
     Earnest was born on 30 September 1904 in Northumberland and Durham Counties, Ontario, Canada.1,2,3 Erle married Alice Haley on 16 April 1927 in Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA.4,3,5 He died on 21 November 1974 in Florida, USA, at age 70.4
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Marjorie Romm, Alice Haley and Barbara Finn.4 Erle E Snelgrove was buried on 26 November 1974 in Sand Beach Cemetery, Fleming, Cayuga County, New York, USA.4
     He was also known as Erle Ernest Snelgrove.6 He immigrated in 1922 to USA from Canada according to the 1930 census.3 He immigrated on 24 January 1923 to Lewiston, Niagara County, New York, USA, to make a visit of 80 days. He gave Auburn as his final destination, with his aunt, Mrs. Crandall of 95 Fullerton St. as his contact.7 He returned home on 15 October 1934 through Niagara Falls, New York, USA, identifying his nearest relative or friend as his wife Elaine Snelgrove.8
     Earle was on board the S.S. Robert E. Lee when it was torpedoed south-east of New Orleans by the German submarine U-166. The U-166 was subsequently sunk by depth charges by an escort ship. https://uboat.net/allies/merchants/ships/1981.html">Learn more here

He had been second cook on the Canadian steam merchant Elgin when he was left in hospital in Trinadad. The Robert E. Lee was carrying survivors of three torpedoed ships as well as a number of sailors left in hosipital in Trinidad.

Survivors arrived in New Orleans on July 31st.9,10
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper The Post-Standard published in Syracuse, New York, 26 November 1974 .4

Census Data

     Ernest G Snelgrove appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Waterford, Norfolk County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William G Snelgrove and Mable B Snelgrove.2
     Ernest George Snelgrove appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hope Twp., Durham County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William George Snelgrove and Mabel Bertha Snelgrove, listed as a gardener's son.11

Earl appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, in the household of Alice M Haley, listed as a reporter for the "newspaper press."3

Family

Alice Elizabeth Haley b. 3 Apr 1906, d. 7 Dec 1974
Marriage*Erle married Alice Haley on 16 April 1927 in Auburn, Cayuga County, New York, USA.4,3,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Earnest George Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S3618] William G Snelgrove household, 12 April 1911 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Waterford, Norfolk, Ontario; Page 6, Family No: 79., Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S8156] Alice Haley household, April 23, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Auburn, Cayuga, New York; Page: 17A; Family; 337; Enumeration District: 0010, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 1411.
  4. [S8155] Mr. Snelgrove Dies; Former Newsman, The Post-Standard, Syracuse, NY, Nov 26, 1974, Page 43, columns 2 & 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Erle E. Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as Post-Standard.
  5. [S8907] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967 (Publisher: ew York State Department of Health, Albany, NY.), Ancestry.com, New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967; "Original data: New York State Marriage Index"; cited as "New York State, Marriage Index., Erle E Snelgrove & Alice E Haley.
  6. [S810] Florida Death Index, 1877-1998 (Publisher: Florida Department of Health, Office of Vital Records, 1998.), Ancestry.com, Florida Death Index, 1877-1998; "Original data: State of Florida. Florida Death Index, 1877-1998. Florida: Florida Department of Health, Office of Vital Records, 1998."; cited as "Florida Death Index, 1877-1998., Name: Erle Ernest Snelgrove.
  7. [S1540] Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956, online www.ancestry.com, Name: Ernest G Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as Border Crossings.
  8. [S1540] Border Crossings, online www.ancestry.com, Name: Earle E Snellgrove.
  9. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  10. [S7768] New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963 (Publisher: National Archives, Washington, D.C.), Ancestry.com, Search page - New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963; "Original data: Selected Passenger and Crew Lists and Manifests. This database includes images of the passenger lists"; cited as "New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963., Name: Earle Snelgrove. This passenger list identifies his wife as Mary Snelgrove of Toronto.
  11. [S8148] William George Snelgrove household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hope (township) Durham, Ontario; Page: 7; Family: 83, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  12. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Name: Barbara June Finn. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.

Margery May Snelgrove1

F, #27508, b. 21 November 1907, d. 1 April 1986
Father*William George Snelgrove1,2 b. 31 May 1877
Mother*Mabel Bertha Horsley1 b. 25 Mar 1879
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Jan 2018
     Margery was born on 21 November 1907 in Brighton, Northumberland and Durham Counties, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 032198.3,2,4,5 Alternatively, she was born in December 1907 in Ontario, Canada, according to the 1911 census.1 Marjorie married Barnet I Romm on 25 July 1937 in Manhattan, New York, New York, USA.6,4 She died on 1 April 1986 at age 78.7 Margery May Snelgrove was buried in New Montefiore Cemetery, West Babylon, Suffolk County, New York, USA.7
     She immigrated on 13 September 1928 to Buffalo, New York, USA, by train for a permanent job at Metropolitan Hospital, Welfare Is., New York. Next of kin was her father, William.2,5 She was naturalized on 23 August 1934 in New York, New York, USA.8
     In the obituary of Erle E Snelgrove who died 21 November 1974, his sister, Marjorie Romm of New York City, was listed as a survivor.9
     In the obituary of Jay W Romm who died 11 April 2013, his mother, Marjorie Snelgrove was listed as predeceased.10

Census Data

     Majorie Snelgrove appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Waterford, Norfolk County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William G Snelgrove and Mable B Snelgrove.1
     Marjorie May Snelgrove appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Hope Twp., Durham County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William George Snelgrove and Mabel Bertha Snelgrove.11

Majorie Snelgrove appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of New York, New York, at Welfare Island, enumerated 4 April 1930, enumerated as a Student Nurse at the Metropolitan Hospital..12

Marjorie Romm and Dr Barnet Romm appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, enumerated 8 April 1940, enumerated as a medical doctor in private practice.4

Family

Barnet I Romm b. 14 Oct 1905, d. 26 Dec 1984
Marriage*Marjorie married Barnet I Romm on 25 July 1937 in Manhattan, New York, New York, USA.6,4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S3618] William G Snelgrove household, 12 April 1911 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Waterford, Norfolk, Ontario; Page 6, Family No: 79., Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  2. [S1540] Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956, online www.ancestry.com, Name: Marjorie May Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as Border Crossings.
  3. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Margery May Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S8151] Barnet Romm household, Apr 8, 1940 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, New York, Kings, New York; Page: 6A & 6B; Family: 116; Enumeration District: 24-1716, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: T627_2590.
  5. [S8153] New York, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1794-1940 (Publisher: National Archives at New York City), Ancestry.com, New York, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1794-1940; "Naturalization Records. National Archives at New York City, New York, New York"; cited as "NY, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1794-1940., Name: Marjorie May Snelgrove.
  6. [S8149] New York, New York, Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937 (Publisher: New York City Department of Records), Ancestry.com, New York, New York, Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937; "Original data: Index to New York City Marriages, 1866-1937. Indices prepared by the Italian Genealogical Group and the German Genealogy Group, and used with permission of the New York City Department of Records/Municipal Archives."; cited as "NY, NY, Extracted Marriage Index, 1866-1937., Barnet I Romm & Marjorie M Saelgrove (sic).
  7. [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., Marjorie Romm.
  8. [S8154] New York, Naturalization Records, 1882-1944 (Publisher: The National Archives at Washington, D.C., U.S.A.), Ancestry.com, New York, Naturalization Records, 1882-1944; "Petitions for Naturalization From the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1897-1944. NARA Microfilm Publication M1972, 1457 rolls. Records of District Courts of the United States, Record Group 21."; cited as "NY, Naturalization Records, 1882-1944., Name: Marjorie May Snelgrove.
  9. [S8155] Mr. Snelgrove Dies; Former Newsman, The Post-Standard, Syracuse, NY, Nov 26, 1974, Page 43, columns 2 & 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Erle E. Snelgrove. Hereinafter cited as Post-Standard.
  10. [S8152] Jay W. Romm, Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home, Millerton, NY, about Apr 12, 2013, Obituary: Jay W. Romm. Hereinafter cited as Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home.
  11. [S8148] William George Snelgrove household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Hope (township) Durham, Ontario; Page: 7; Family: 83, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  12. [S3619] Marjorie Snelgrove at Metropolitan Hosp., Apr 4, 1930 US Census, Washington, DC, USA, Metropolitan Hospital, New York, New York; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 639, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 1562; Image: 734.0., Marjorie Snelgrove - student nurse at Metropolitan Hospital, Manhattan.

Ada Gandy1,2,3

F, #27509, b. January 1864, d. 8 July 1943
Father*Joseph Gandy4
Mother*Mary Jane (?)4
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     Ada was born in January 1864 in Ohio Grove Twp., Mercer County, Illinois, USA.1,4 Ada married George Hilan Renwick on 15 October 1885 in Illinois, USA.1,5,6,3,4 She died on 8 July 1943 in Darwin, Meeker County, Minnesota, USA, at age 79.7,4
     The following information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): G H Renwick, Walter Renwick, Arthur Renwick, Louis Renwick, Joe Renwick, Russel Renwick, Jessie Renwick and R R Renwick.4 Ada Gandy was buried on 11 July 1943 in Ohio Grove Cemetery, Cortland Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.4
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 26 October 1935 :
G. H. Renwicks Mark Rare Event
Litchfield, Minn. Couple, Wed in DeKalb County and Widely Esteemed, Celebrate Golden Wedding Anniversary in Reception

From the Litchfield Review at Litchfield, Minn. comes the announcement of the golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. George H. Renwick, esteemed residents of DeKalb county at the time of their marriage 50 years ago.

Nearly 200 relatives and friends assisted in the golden wedding celebration of Mr. And Mrs. George H. Renwick Tuesday night at St. John's hall in Darwin. Mr. and Mrs. Renwick have resided in Darwin village eight years and about the same length of time on a farm west of town.

Relatives from away who were present were Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Renwick and family and Joe Renwick of Hawkeye, IA., and Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Gandy of Hayfield, Minn. Mr. and Mrs. Renwick were presented with a purse of silver and other forms of congratulation. After the presentations, both gave responses.

...

Mr. and Mrs. George H. Renwick were married Oct. 15, 1885 and for several years resided in DeKalb county, having moved to Iowa in 1904, and to Minnesota in 1914.

Mrs. Renwick will be remembered as Ada Gandy of Cortland and Mr. Renwick was the son of George and Mary Renwick of Mayfield.

Mrs. Renwick's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Gandy, celebrated their golden wedding on Oct. 9, 1909, there being also three other members of the Gandy family who lived to observe their own 50th anniversary.8

     The following obituary appeared in the newspaper the True Republican published in Sycamore, Illinois circa 12 July 1943:
FINAL RITES FOR MRS. G. H RENWICK
Native Of Ohio Grove Buried In Ohio Grove Cemetery Last Sunday
Funeral rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, who will be better known in this community as Ada Gandy, were accorded Sunday afternoon from the Kebil Funeral Home here at 2:30 o'clock with Dr. H. H. Hough of the Iocal. Methodist church officiating. Burial was in Ohio Grove cemetery.

Mrs. Renwick, who was 80 years old, died suddenly at her home in Darwin, Minn., and as the family resided in this vicinity many years, arrangements were made for the service here and interment in the family lot at Ohio Grove.

Daughter of Pioneers
The decedent was the daughter of Joseph and Mary Jane Gandy and was born in Ohio Grove. [Note that an another version of her obituary in the De Kalb Daily Chronicle dated July 10, 1943 gave her mother's name as Lucinda]

Following her marriage to Mr. Renwick, they lived in Mayfield for a number of years, then moved to Sumner, Iowa, and later took up farming near Darwin, Minn. Before the family moved to the northwest, it was prominently known in the Ohio Grove community.

She is survived by her husband, five sons, Walter and Arthur both of Iowa, Louis and Joe in Austin, Minn., and Russell at home; a daughter, Jessie Renwick of Moline, who went to Darwin to assist in the care of her mother. Other survivors include a sister, Mrs. Vida Christman, of Hayfield, Minn., formerly of DeKalb; a brother, Harris Gandy, also of Hayfield, and a cousin, Emmet Gandy, of Sycamore. She was a sister-in-law of R. R. Renwick of this city.

G .H. Renwick and Harris Gandy came to Sycamore to attend the final rites and remained over Monday to visit other relatives.4,9



     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's wife, Ada Gandy was listed as predeceased.10
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sumner, Iowa Sumner Gazette 11 July 1968 :
July 15, 1943
...Friends of Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Renwick, former residents of Sumner, will be sorry to learn of the latter's death which occurred Thursday morning at 4:30. Mrs. Renwick, who was 79 years of age, suffered a stroke at noon on Wednesday, July 7 and lived only until the next day.7

Census Data

     Ada Gandy appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.1 Ada Gandy appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.5 Ada Gandy appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.11 Ada Gandy appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.12

Family

George Hilan Renwick b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Marriage*Ada married George Hilan Renwick on 15 October 1885 in Illinois, USA.1,5,6,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3621] Hilane G Renwick household, June 13, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 11, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_297.
  2. [S2860] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, online Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Gilbert Russell Renwick. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, Death Index.
  3. [S3780] G. H. Renwicks Mark Rare Event, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 26, 1935, Page 1 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  4. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  5. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.
  6. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S7004] July 15, 1943, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, July 11, 1968, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  8. [S3780] True Republican, October 26, 1935, Page 1, True Republican (Sycamore, Illinois); Saturday, October 26, 1935; Page: 1
    G. H. Renwicks Mark Rare Event.
  9. [S3890] Mrs. Renwick Services Will Be on Sunday, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Jul 10, 1943, Page 1, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com,, This version of her obituary is very similar to the Sycamore True Republican version except that her mother's name is given as Lucinda.. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  10. [S3760] True Republican, October 16, 1951, Page 5, George H. Renwick.
  11. [S3624] George H Renwick household, 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 109., George H Renwick household.
  12. [S3627] George H Renwick household, 5 Apr 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1106; Image: 779.0, George H Renwick household.
  13. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Walter Duglas Renwick. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  14. [S3624] 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, George G Renwick household.

Walter D Renwick1

M, #27510, b. 7 May 1886
Father*George Hilan Renwick1,2 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy1 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Feb 2017
     Walter was born on 7 May 1886 in Illinois, USA.1,3,4 Walter married Bertha Smith.5,4
     His name was also recorded as Waller Duglas Renwick.3 Walter D Renwick registered for the draft on 12 September 1917 in West Union, Fayette County, Iowa, USA. He was listed as a farmer..3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sumner, Iowa Sumner Gazette 24 August 1933 :
Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary
Richfield
...Russell, Joe and Jessie Renwick from Litchfield, Minnesota, are spending several days in the Art Renwick home...

...Sunday dinner guests in the Walter Renwick home were Mr. and Mrs. Art Renwick, Howard, Robert and James, and Russell, Joe and Jessie Renwick from Litchfield, Minn...6

     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's son, Walter Renwick was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's son, Walter Renwick was listed as a survivor.8

Census Data

     Walter D Renwick appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.1 Walter D Renwick appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Bethel Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, enumerated 30 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer on a General Farm.4 He appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, enumerated 1920, enumerated as a farmer on a General Farm.5

Family

Bertha Smith b. c 1889
Marriage*Walter married Bertha Smith.5,4 

Citations

  1. [S3621] Hilane G Renwick household, June 13, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 11, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_297.
  2. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  3. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Walter Duglas Renwick. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  4. [S3634] Walter Renwick household, 30 Apr 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0077;, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402Image: 515; FHL Number: 1374415.
  5. [S3633] Walter D Renwick household, 1920 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 84, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_489; Image: 645., Walter D Renwick household.
  6. [S7305] Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Aug 24, 1933, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  7. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  8. [S3760] True Republican, October 16, 1951, Page 5, George H. Renwick.

Mrs Fred Patterson1

F, #27511
Last Edited13 Apr 2017
     Fred married Fred Patterson.1

Family

Fred Patterson
Child

Citations

  1. [S3902] Winifred Renwick and Harold Patterson Wed, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, Saturday, July 03, 1920, Page 1 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.

John Arthur Renwick1,2

M, #27512, b. December 1887, d. 1 October 1975
Father*George Hilan Renwick3,4,5,6 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy3,4,5 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited10 Nov 2018
     John was born in December 1887 in Illinois, USA.4,5,1,2,7 John was born on 21 December 1888 in Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.8 John married Ellen Berg on 29 December 1913 in Sheldon, Houston County, Minnesota, USA.9,1,2
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Ellen Renwick, Mrs Richard Basham, Howard Renwick, Robert Renwick and James Renwick.10 He died on 1 October 1975 in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA, at age 87.11 John Arthur Renwick was buried on 3 October 1975 in Hawkeye Cemetery, Hawkeye, Fayette County, Iowa, USA.10,11
     His name was also recorded as Arthur J Renwick.5,4 He also went by the name of Art.11 He registered for the draft on 5 June 1917 in Darwin, Meeker County, Minnesota, USA. He was listed as a farmer with a wife and 2 children..8
     An article about Walter Renwick and Mrs Walter Renwick hosting several of their children and grandsons for dinner published on 24 August 1933 in the newspaper the Sumner Gazette referenced Arthur Renwick, their son.12
He registered for the "Old Man's" draft in 1942. He was farming. He listed his next-of-kin/contact person as Ellen Renwick.13
     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's son, Arthur Renwick was listed as a survivor.14
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's son, Arthur Renwick was listed as a survivor.15

Census Data

     John Arthur Renwick appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.5 John Arthur Renwick appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.4

John Arthur Renwick and Ellen Renwick appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Forest Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, enumerated January 1920, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm. Their children Howard, Robert and Irene Geraldine were listed as living with them.1

John A Renwick and Ellen Renwick appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Windsor Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, enumerated circa 15 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer on a General Farm. Their children Howard, Robert, Irene and James were listed as living with them.2

John A Renwick and Ellen Renwick appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Bethel Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, enumerated 26 April 1940, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Howard, Robert, Irene and James were listed as living with them.7

Family

Ellen Berg b. 11 May 1892, d. 13 Mar 1980
Marriage*John married Ellen Berg on 29 December 1913 in Sheldon, Houston County, Minnesota, USA.9,1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3630] John Arthur Renwick household, Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Forest, Meeker, Minnesota; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 121, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 193.
  2. [S3632] John A Renwick household, Apr 14-16, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Windsor, Fayette, Iowa; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 38, Ancestry.com Roll: 655; Image: 181.0.
  3. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Walter Duglas Renwick. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  4. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.
  5. [S3621] Hilane G Renwick household, June 13, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 11, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_297.
  6. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S7300] John A Renwick household, Apr 26, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Bethel, Fayette, Iowa; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 33-4, Ancestry.com Roll: T627-1160.
  8. [S4448] WWI Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: John A Renwick.
  9. [S3474] Minnesota, Marriages Index, 1849-1950, online Minnesota, Marriages Index, 1849-1950, Arthur Renwick & Ellen Berg. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Marriage Index.
  10. [S7301] Arthur Renwick, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Oct 9, 1975, Page 2, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  11. [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., John Arthur "Art" Renwick.
  12. [S7305] Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Aug 24, 1933, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  13. [S2775] U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Publisher: National Archives and Records Administration), Ancestry.com, World War II Draft Registration search; "United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration"; cited as "Old Man's Draft., Name:      John Arthur Renwick.
  14. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  15. [S3760] True Republican, October 16, 1951, Page 5, George H. Renwick.
  16. [S295] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (United States: Social Security Administration), Howard Kenneth Renwick. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Social Security Applications.

Jessie A Renwick1,2,3,4

F, #27513, b. March 1893
Father*George Hilan Renwick1,2,3,4 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy1,2,3,4 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Feb 2017
     Jessie was born in March 1893 in Illinois, USA.1,2,3,4
     Jessie Renwick was referenced in a newspaper article about Walter Renwick and Mary Renwick on 11 September 1923 in the newspaper the Daily Chronicle.5
     An article about Walter Renwick and Mrs Walter Renwick hosting several of their children and grandsons for dinner published on 24 August 1933 in the newspaper the Sumner Gazette referenced Jessie Renwick, their daughter.6

     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's daughter, Jessie Renwick was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's daughter, Jessie Renwick was listed as a survivor.8

Census Data

     Jessie A Renwick appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.1 Jessie A Renwick appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.3 Jessie A Renwick appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.4 Jessie A Renwick appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.2

Citations

  1. [S3621] Hilane G Renwick household, June 13, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 11, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_297.
  2. [S3627] George H Renwick household, 5 Apr 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1106; Image: 779.0, George H Renwick household.
  3. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.
  4. [S3624] George H Renwick household, 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 109., George H Renwick household.
  5. [S7030] Court House News, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Sep 11, 1923, Page 3, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  6. [S7305] Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Aug 24, 1933, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  7. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  8. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, George H. Renwick. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.

Charles Lewis Renwick1,2

M, #27514, b. 26 September 1895, d. 19 June 1954
Father*George Hilan Renwick1,3 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy1,3 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited28 Jan 2017
     Charles was born on 26 September 1895 in Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,2,3 He died on 19 June 1954 in Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA, at age 58.4
     He also went by the name of Lewis.3 He registered for the draft in 1917 in Fayette County, Iowa, USA..2
     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's son, Louis Renwick was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's son, Louis Renwick was listed as a survivor.6

Census Data

     Charles Lewis Renwick appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.1 Charles Lewis Renwick appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.7 Charles Lewis Renwick appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.3

Citations

  1. [S3621] Hilane G Renwick household, June 13, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 11, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_297.
  2. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Charles Lewis Renwick. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  3. [S3624] George H Renwick household, 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 109., George H Renwick household.
  4. [S2860] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, online Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Name: Charles Lewis Renwick. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, Death Index.
  5. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  6. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, George H. Renwick. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.

Gilbert Russell Renwick1,2,3

M, #27515, b. 6 September 1902, d. 8 January 1969
Father*George Hilan Renwick4,2,3 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy4,1,2 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Feb 2017
     Gilbert was born on 6 September 1902 in Illinois, USA.4,1,2,3,5 He died on 8 January 1969 in Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA, at age 66.1,5
     He also went by the name of Russel.4,2
     An article about Walter Renwick and Mrs Walter Renwick hosting several of their children and grandsons for dinner published on 24 August 1933 in the newspaper the Sumner Gazette referenced Russel Renwick, their son.6

     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's son, Russel Renwick was listed as a survivor.7
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's son, Russel Renwick was listed as a survivor.8

Census Data

     Gilbert Russell Renwick appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.2 Gilbert Russell Renwick appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.9 Gilbert Russell Renwick appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.3

Citations

  1. [S2860] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, online Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Gilbert Russell Renwick. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, Death Index.
  2. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.
  3. [S3627] George H Renwick household, 5 Apr 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 8, Ancestry.com Roll: 1106; Image: 779.0, George H Renwick household.
  4. [S3624] George H Renwick household, 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 109., George G Renwick household.
  5. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Russel Renwick. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  6. [S7305] Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Aug 24, 1933, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  7. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  8. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, George H. Renwick. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  9. [S3624] 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, George H Renwick household.

Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr1,2,3

M, #27516, b. 7 June 1904, d. 13 April 1975
Father*George Hilan Renwick1,3 b. 14 Aug 1862, d. 12 Oct 1951
Mother*Ada Gandy1,3 b. Jan 1864, d. 8 Jul 1943
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited7 Feb 2017
     Joseph was born on 7 June 1904 in Illinois, USA.1,2,3,4 Joseph married Harriet (?) circa 1926.4 Joseph married Eleanor Joan Madsen on 4 April 1938 in Milbank, Grant County, South Dakota, USA.5 He died on 13 April 1975 in Mower County, Minnesota, USA, at age 70.2
     He also went by the name of Joe.6
     An article about Walter Renwick and Mrs Walter Renwick hosting several of their children and grandsons for dinner published on 24 August 1933 in the newspaper the Sumner Gazette referenced Joe Renwick, their son.7

     In the obituary of Ada Gandy who died 8 July 1943, Ada's son, Joe Renwick was listed as a survivor.8
     In the obituary of George Hilan Renwick who died 12 October 1951, George's son, Joseph Renwick was listed as a survivor.9

Census Data

     Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Banks Twp., Fayette County, Iowa, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.3 Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Darwin Twp., Meeker County, Minnesota, in the household of George Hilan Renwick.10

Joseph Renwick and Harriet Renwick appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Austin, Austin Twp., Mower County, Minnesota, enumerated 14 April 1930, enumerated as a labourer in a garage.4

Family 1

Harriet (?) b. c 1907
Marriage*Joseph married Harriet (?) circa 1926.4 

Family 2

Eleanor Joan Madsen b. 26 Sep 1914, d. 1 Mar 1980
Marriage*Joseph married Eleanor Joan Madsen on 4 April 1938 in Milbank, Grant County, South Dakota, USA.5 

Citations

  1. [S3624] George H Renwick household, 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_845; Image: 109., George G Renwick household.
  2. [S2860] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, online Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Name: Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, Death Index.
  3. [S3626] G H Renwick household, 21 April 1910 US census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0076, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_402; Image: 504; FHL Number: 1374415.
  4. [S3629] Joseph Renwick household, Apr 14, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Austin, Mower, Minnesota; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 6, Ancestry.com Roll: 1108; Image: 759.0.
  5. [S3628] South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8561, Joseph Renwick & Elinor Madsen. Hereinafter cited as South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949.
  6. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Joe Renwick. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  7. [S7305] Surprise Richfield Couple on Wedding Anniversary, The Sumner Gazette, Sumner, IA, Aug 24, 1933, Page 4, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com,. Hereinafter cited as Sumner Gazette.
  8. [S7005] Final Rites for Mrs. G. H. Renwick, Sycamore True Republican, Sycamore, IL, about July 9, 1943 viewed at http://obits.mirusresearch.com/,, Mrs. G. H. (Ada) Renwick née Gandy. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  9. [S3760] Obituaries - Renwick G H, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, October 16, 1951, Page 5 viewed at http://www.library.illinois.edu/,, George H. Renwick. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  10. [S3624] 27 Jan 1920 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 117, George H Renwick household.

Eleanor Joan Madsen1,2

F, #27517, b. 26 September 1914, d. 1 March 1980
Last Edited18 Mar 2012
     Eleanor was born on 26 September 1913.3,1 Eleanor was born on 26 September 1914 in Minnesota, USA.2 Eleanor married Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr on 4 April 1938 in Milbank, Grant County, South Dakota, USA.3 She died on 1 March 1980 in Los Angeles County, California, USA, at age 65.1,2
     Her name was also recorded as Elinor Madsen.3

Family

Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr b. 7 Jun 1904, d. 13 Apr 1975

Citations

  1. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Eleanor Renwick. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  2. [S386] California Death Index, online California Death Records, Name: Eleanor Joan Renwick
    [Eleanor Joan Madsen]. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index.
  3. [S3628] South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8561, Joseph Renwick & Elinor Madsen. Hereinafter cited as South Dakota Marriages, 1905-1949.

Harriet (?)1

F, #27518, b. circa 1907
Last Edited31 Jan 2017
     Harriet was born circa 1907 in Minnesota, USA.1 Harriet married Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr circa 1926.1

Census Data

     Harriet Renwick and Joseph Renwick appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Austin, Austin Twp., Mower County, Minnesota, enumerated 14 April 1930, enumerated as a labourer in a garage.1

Family

Joseph Meachum Renwick Sr b. 7 Jun 1904, d. 13 Apr 1975

Citations

  1. [S3629] Joseph Renwick household, Apr 14, 1930 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Austin, Mower, Minnesota; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 6, Ancestry.com Roll: 1108; Image: 759.0.