Thomas Mather1,2,3

M, #36301, b. circa 1838
Last Edited8 May 2020
     He was born circa 1838 at Scotland.3 Thomas married Agnes Shaw.2,3

Census Data

     Thomas Mather and Agnes appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Percy Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario, enumerated 2 April 1871. Thomas was enumerated as a taiolor and C. Presb (Canadian Presbyterian?). Their children Christopher, Andrew, James, Thomas, William, Charles and Jenet were listed as living with them.3

Family

Agnes Shaw b. c 1832
Children

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S8072] Tawney-1-5.28.11 (Publisher: glynicepomykal), Ancestry.com, Private (secured) family tree; "This private family tree on ancestry.com does not have sources, so consider the data unreliable until verified by other sources"; cited as "Tawney-1-5.28.11., Thomas John Mather, son of Thomas Mather and Agnes Shaw. Husband of Mary G Livingstone.
  3. [S10853] Henry Maitland household, 02 April 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Percy (township) Northumberland East , Ontario; Page: 51; Family: 177, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-9985.
  4. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 201f: Andrew Mather.

Margaret Hamilton Shaw1

F, #36302, b. circa 1870, d. 8 January 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     She was born circa 1870.2 Margaret married Charles Lily Mather circa 1882 at Morden, Manitoba, Canada.1
     She died on 8 January 1946 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Dr J Hartley Mather, Dr Cecil E Mather, Charles Russell Mather, Mrs A R Wilson and Mrs C F Forrester. Predeceased: C L Mather.2
     In 1906, Margaret and Charles moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     Margaret Hamilton Mather was referenced, but not by name, in the obituary of her husband Charles Lily Mather who died 6 November 1939.3
     The following obituary appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 9 January 1946:
Mather
The death of Margaret Hamilton Mather, aged 76 years, of 215 7th Street, occurred at a local hospital on January 8. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 10 at 3 p.m. from the chapel of the Saskatoon Funeral Home, conducted by D. D. S. Dix. Surviving are three sons, Dr. J. Hartley Mather, Winnipeg, Dr. Cecil E. Mather, Winnipeg, Charles Russell Mather, Saskatoon; two daughters, Mrs. A. R. Wilson, Saskatoon, Mrs. C. F. Forrester, Saskatoon. The late Mrs. Mather was predeceased by her husband, C. L. Mather in November, 1936.2



     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his mother, Margaret Mather was listed as predeceased.4

Family

Charles Lily Mather b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Marriage*Margaret married Charles Lily Mather circa 1882 at Morden, Manitoba, Canada.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, James Hartley Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  6. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Marguerite Mather.
  7. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Vera Jean Mather.
  8. [S8063] Cecil Mather, Death Registration 81-09-012489 (14 Aug 1981), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration: Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Mather, Cecil.

James Hartley Mather1

M, #36303, b. 15 May 1898
Father*Charles Lily Mather2 b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Mother*Margaret Hamilton Shaw2,1 b. c 1870, d. 8 Jan 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     He was born on 15 May 1898 at RM of Stanley, Manitoba, Canada.2,1
     He also went by the name of Hartley Mather.2 James Hartley Mather moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, with his parents Charles Lily Mather and Margaret Hamilton Mather and family in 1906.3 Dr J Hartley Mather witnessed the death of his son,Charles Lily Mather on 6 November 1939.3
     In the obituary of Margaret Hamilton Shaw who died 8 January 1946, her son, Dr J Hartley Mather of Winnipeg, MB, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Dr. Cecil Mather who died 8 August 1981, his brother, Dr J Hartley Mather of Waterloo, Ontario, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his brother, Dr. Hartley Mather was listed as predeceased.6

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, James Hartley Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.
  6. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Marguerite Mather1,2

F, #36304, b. 9 November 1899 or 11 September 1899
Father*Charles Lily Mather1 b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Mother*Margaret Hamilton Shaw1,2 b. c 1870, d. 8 Jan 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     She was born on 9 November 1899 or 11 September 1899 at RM of Stanley, Manitoba, Canada.1,2
     Marguerite Mather moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, with her parents Charles Lily Mather and Margaret Hamilton Mather and family in 1906.3
     In the obituary of Charles Lily Mather who died 6 November 1939, his daughter, Mrs A R Wilson was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Margaret Hamilton Shaw who died 8 January 1946, her daughter Margaret, Mrs A R Wilson of Saskatoon, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Dr. Cecil Mather who died 8 August 1981, his sister, Margaret Wilson of Vancouver, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his sister, Marguerite Wilson was listed as predeceased.6

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Marguerite Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  3. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.
  6. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Vera Jean Mather1

F, #36305, b. 7 January 1903 or 1 July 1903
Father*Charles Lily Mather2 b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Mother*Margaret Hamilton Shaw2,1 b. c 1870, d. 8 Jan 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     She was born on 7 January 1903 or 1 July 1903 at RM of Stanley, Manitoba, Canada.2,1
     She also went by the name of Jean Mather.2 Vera Jean Mather moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, with her parents Charles Lily Mather and Margaret Hamilton Mather and family in 1906.3
     In the obituary of Charles Lily Mather who died 6 November 1939, his daughter, Mrs C F Forrester was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Margaret Hamilton Shaw who died 8 January 1946, her daughter Vera, Mrs C F Forrester of Saskatoon, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Dr. Cecil Mather who died 8 August 1981, his sister, Jean Forrester of Victoria, was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his sister, Jean Forrester of Victoria, was listed as a survivor.6

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Vera Jean Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.
  6. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Thomas John Livingstone Mather1

M, #36306, b. 5 December 1888
Father*Thomas John Mather1 b. 10 Jan 1857, d. 17 Dec 1934
Mother*Mary Gra Livingstone1
Last Edited18 Sep 2019
     He was born on 5 December 1888 at Morden, Manitoba, Canada.2,1
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Mather, T. J. L. (wounded)" of Moose Jaw.
Other comments:
     He enlisted as John Livingstone Mather. There is no record of his being wounded in his service file.
     It took me a number of years to "find" T J L Mather in the CEF service files. I finally realized that he enlisted as John Livingstone Mather.3

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     John Livingstone Mather began military service on 22 March 1915 at the age of 26 at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 46th Overseas Battalion.2
     On 23 October 1915 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, he sailed with the 46th Battalion on the "S.S Lapland,"and disembarked at Devonport, Eng on 30 Oct 1915.2
     On 17 June 1916 at France he joined the 16th Battalion. He attended signal school and served with his unit and with headquarters as a signaller.
     On Feb 9, 1918 he was promoted to Lance Corporal and in May he was confirmed as Acting Corporal.
     On Mar 26, 1919 he returned to England and boarded the H.M.T.S Empress of Britain on Apr 26, 1919 to sail to Canada.2 Cpl John Livingstone Mather ended military service as part of general demobilization on 8 May 1919 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. He had served in England and France with the 16th Battalion. He intended to return to Asquith.
End of Military Service section.2

     His name was also recorded as John Livingstone Mather.2

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Thomas John Liv (truncation) Mather. His mother's name was Mary Gra (sic) Livingstone. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  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): John Livingstone Mather. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  3. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Mary Gra Livingstone1

F, #36307
Last Edited11 Dec 2017
     Mary married Thomas John Mather.1,2

Family

Thomas John Mather b. 10 Jan 1857, d. 17 Dec 1934
Children

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Thomas John Liv (truncation) Mather. His mother's name was Mary Gra (sic) Livingstone. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S8072] Tawney-1-5.28.11 (Publisher: glynicepomykal), Ancestry.com, Private (secured) family tree; "This private family tree on ancestry.com does not have sources, so consider the data unreliable until verified by other sources"; cited as "Tawney-1-5.28.11., Thomas John Mather, son of Thomas Mather and Agnes Shaw. Husband of Mary G Livingstone.
  3. [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): John Livingstone Mather. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  4. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Mary Mather.
  5. [S8073] Thomas J Douglas household, Jun 3, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Winnipeg Centre, Manitoba; Page: 42; Family: 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 29.

Thomas John Mather1,2

M, #36308, b. 10 January 1857, d. 17 December 1934
Father*Thomas Mather2,3 b. c 1838
Mother*Agnes Shaw2,3 b. c 1832
Last Edited8 May 2020
     He was born on 10 January 1857.4 Alternatively, he was born on 10 January 1858 at Canada West, United Province of Canada, according to the 1901 census.2,5,3 Thomas married Mary Gra Livingstone.6,2 Thomas married Bertha Anna Van Camp on 9 April 1893 or 4 September 1893 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.7,8
     He died on 17 December 1934 at his home at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at age 77.9,1
     T J Mather of 6669 Pine Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba was listed as next-of-kin on his son John's attestation (enlistment) papers.10

Census Data

     Thomas Mather appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Percy Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Mather and Agnes Mather.3
     Thomas J Mather and Bertha A appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Gretna, RM of Rhineland, Manitoba, enumerated 31 March 1901. Thomas was enumerated as a Methodist. I cannot read his occupation. Their children Marjorie and Karl were listed as living with them.5
     Thomas John Mather and Bertha Anna Mather appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Winnipeg, Manitoba, at 669 Pine Street, enumerated 1 June 1921, enumerated as a clerk for the government. Their daughter Marjory was listed as living with them.8
     The following obituary appeared Winnipeg Evening Tribune published in Winnipeg, Manitoba 19 December 1934:
MATHER. THOMAS JOHN
     
On Dec. 17, at the family residence, Thomas John Mather, aged 77 yean, of 669 Valour Road. Funeral will taite place Wednesday afternoon, at 2.30 o'clock, from the Ciark-Leatherdale Funeral Homa to Kildonan Cemetery.9


Family 1

Mary Gra Livingstone
Marriage*Thomas married Mary Gra Livingstone.6,2 
Children

Family 2

Bertha Anna Van Camp b. 7 Feb 1866
Marriage*Thomas married Bertha Anna Van Camp on 9 April 1893 or 4 September 1893 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.7,8 
Child

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Death: Thomas John Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S8072] Tawney-1-5.28.11 (Publisher: glynicepomykal), Ancestry.com, Private (secured) family tree; "This private family tree on ancestry.com does not have sources, so consider the data unreliable until verified by other sources"; cited as "Tawney-1-5.28.11., Thomas John Mather, son of Thomas Mather and Agnes Shaw. Husband of Mary G Livingstone.
  3. [S10853] Henry Maitland household, 02 April 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Percy (township) Northumberland East , Ontario; Page: 51; Family: 177, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-9985.
  4. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Death: Thomas Mather.
  5. [S8074] Thomas J Mather household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Gretna (Village) Lisgar, Manitoba; Page: 1; Family: 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC), I transcribe the family surname as Mather.
  6. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Thomas John Liv (truncation) Mather. His mother's name was Mary Gra (sic) Livingstone.
  7. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Thomas John Mather & Bertha A Van Camp.
  8. [S8073] Thomas J Douglas household, Jun 3, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Winnipeg Centre, Manitoba; Page: 42; Family: 44, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 29.
  9. [S10817] Deaths: Mather, Thomas John, The Winnipeg Tribune, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 19 Dec 1934, Page 18, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Thomas John Mather. Hereinafter cited as Winnipeg Tribune.
  10. [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): John Livingstone Mather. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Andrew Mather1,2,3,4

M, #36309, b. 22 April 1852, d. 25 November 1927
Father*Thomas Mather5,4 b. c 1838
Mother*Agnes Shaw4 b. c 1832
Last Edited8 May 2020
     He was born on 22 April 1852 at Berwickshire, Scotland.5,6,2,3,4 Andrew married Jennet Ainslie on 25 June 1875.5,2,3
     He died on 25 November 1927 at Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 75.5,6 Andrew Mather was buried at Asquith Cemetery, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.6

Census Data

     Andrew Mather appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Percy Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Mather and Agnes Mather, listed as a miller.4
     Andrew appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of RM of Dufferin, Manitoba, in the household of Andrew Mather and Janet Mather.3
     Andrew Mather and Janet A. appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of RM of Stanley, Manitoba, enumerated 31 March 1901. Andrew was enumerated as a farmer. Their children John, Jessie, Emily, Alice, May, Nellie and William G. were listed as living with them.2

Family

Jennet Ainslie b. 25 Feb 1855, d. 24 May 1943
Marriage*Andrew married Jennet Ainslie on 25 June 1875.5,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S10822] Andrew Mather household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Stanley, Lisgar, Manitoba; Page 4; Family: 32, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6432.
  3. [S10824] Andrew Mather household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, North Dufferin, Marquette, Manitoba; Page: 30; Family: 172, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13283.
  4. [S10853] Henry Maitland household, 02 April 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Percy (township) Northumberland East , Ontario; Page: 51; Family: 177, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-9985.
  5. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 201f: Andrew Mather.
  6. [S8227] Saskatchewan, Canada, Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994 , Ancestry.com, Saskatchewan, Canada, Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994; "This database contains cemetery transcriptions by the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society"; cited as "Saskatchewan Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994., Name:     Andrew Mather.
  7. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Agnes Lillie Mather. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  8. [S8066] Emily Peat, Death Registration 55-09-001442 (Jan 18, 1955), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration: Emily Peat. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Peat, Emily.

Charles Russell Mather1

M, #36310, b. 8 February 1909, d. 12 July 1990
Father*Charles Lily Mather2 b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Mother*Margaret Hamilton Shaw2 b. c 1870, d. 8 Jan 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     He was born on 8 February 1909 at Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,3 Charles married Irene Harriett Hill circa September 1950 at Grace United Church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, in the chapel.2
     He died on 12 July 1990 at his home at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 81.4
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Charles Brian Mather and Jean Forrester. Predeceased: Charles Mather, Margaret Mather, Marguerite Wilson, Dr. Hartley Mather and Dr. Cecil Mather.4
     He also went by the name of Russell Mather.2
     In the obituary of Charles Lily Mather who died 6 November 1939, his son, Russell Mather was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Margaret Hamilton Shaw who died 8 January 1946, her son, Charles Russell Mather of Saskatoon, SK, was listed as a survivor.1
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 28 September 1950 :
Will Live in Saskatoon
     (Photo) MR. AND MRS. C. R. MATHER
     A quiet wedding was solemnized at Grace United Church chapel when the Rev. T. R. Davies united in marriage Irene Harriett Smale, daughter of Mrs. Hill of Saskatoon, and Charles Russell Mather, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Mather of Asquith. The bride was attractive in a grey gabardine suit with matching accessories and her corsage was of pink sweetheart roses. The brides only attendant was her sister, Mrs. Dwight Kenny. Mr. Kenny was groomsman. Following the ceremony a reception for immediate relatives and friends was held at Lynebrooke Inn. After a short honeymoon in Vancouver and Victoria the couple will reside in Saskatoon.6

     In the obituary of Dr. Cecil Mather who died 8 August 1981, his brother, Russell Mather of Saskatoon, was listed as a survivor.7

Family

Irene Harriett Hill
Marriage*Charles married Irene Harriett Hill circa September 1950 at Grace United Church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, in the chapel.2 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel (sic) Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S10851] StarPhoenix, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather.
  5. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  6. [S10850] Will Live in Saskatoon, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 28 Sep 1950, Page 12, column 1 & 2, Wedding: Mather--Smale. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  7. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.

Irene Harriett Hill1,2

F, #36311
Last Edited7 May 2020
     Irene married Charles Russell Mather circa September 1950 at Grace United Church, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, in the chapel.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 28 September 1950 :
Will Live in Saskatoon
     (Photo) MR. AND MRS. C. R. MATHER
     A quiet wedding was solemnized at Grace United Church chapel when the Rev. T. R. Davies united in marriage Irene Harriett Smale, daughter of Mrs. Hill of Saskatoon, and Charles Russell Mather, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Mather of Asquith. The bride was attractive in a grey gabardine suit with matching accessories and her corsage was of pink sweetheart roses. The brides only attendant was her sister, Mrs. Dwight Kenny. Mr. Kenny was groomsman. Following the ceremony a reception for immediate relatives and friends was held at Lynebrooke Inn. After a short honeymoon in Vancouver and Victoria the couple will reside in Saskatoon.2

     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his wife, the former Irene Hill was listed as a survivor.1
     In the obituary of Charles Brian Mather who died 25 May 1998, his mother, Irene Mather was listed as a survivor.4

Family

Charles Russell Mather b. 8 Feb 1909, d. 12 Jul 1990
Child

Citations

  1. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S10850] Will Live in Saskatoon, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 28 Sep 1950, Page 12, column 1 & 2, Wedding: Mather--Smale. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  4. [S10852] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 May 1998, Page 43, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Brian Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Charles Brian Mather1

M, #36312, b. 14 January 1952, d. 25 May 1998
Father*Charles Russell Mather1 b. 8 Feb 1909, d. 12 Jul 1990
Mother*Irene Harriett Hill1
Last Edited7 May 2020
     He was born on 14 January 1952 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     He died on 25 May 1998 at St. Paul's Hospital - Palliative Care, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 46.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Irene Mather.2
     He also went by the name of Brian Mather.1
     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his son, Charles Brian Mather of Saskatoon, was listed as a survivor.3
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 May 1998 .2

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S10852] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 May 1998, Page 43, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Brian Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Cecil Erie Mather1

M, #36315, b. 17 May 1906, d. 8 August 1981
Father*Charles Lily Mather2,3 b. 7 Feb 1861, d. 6 Nov 1939
Mother*Margaret Hamilton Shaw2,3 b. c 1870, d. 8 Jan 1946
Last Edited7 May 2020
     He was born on 17 May 1906 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.4,3 Cecil married Jessie Beryl McLean on 9 July 1938 at Westminster United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1
     He died on 8 August 1981 at Lions Gate Hospital, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 75.3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Beryl Mather, Margaret Wilson, Jean Forrester, Russell Mather and Dr J Hartley Mather.5 The informant on his death registration was his wife, J Beryl Mather.3
     Cecil Erie Mather moved to Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, with his parents Charles Lily Mather and Margaret Hamilton Mather and family in 1906.6
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 13 July 1938 :
MATHER--McLEAN
     WESTMINSTER CHURCH, Winnipeg, was the scene of a quiet wedding on Saturday, July 9 at 4.30 o'clock when Jessie Beryl, youngest daughter of Mr. Donald McLean of Douglas, Man., became the bride of Dr. Cecil Erie Mather of Wawanesa, Man., second son of Mr. and Mrs, Charles Mather, Antler, Sask. The young couple were unattended. Doctor Mather and his bride left on a short honeymoon to the eastern States and on their return will reside at Wawanesa, Man.1

     In the obituary of Charles Lily Mather who died 6 November 1939, his son, Dr Cecil E Mather was listed as a survivor.6
     In the obituary of Margaret Hamilton Shaw who died 8 January 1946, her son, Dr Cecil E Mather of Winnipeg, MB, was listed as a survivor.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared The Province published in Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 August 1981 .5

     In the obituary of Charles Russel (sic) Mather who died 12 July 1990, his brother, Dr. Cecil Mather was listed as predeceased.7

Family

Jessie Beryl McLean b. 19 Oct 1908, d. 3 Jan 1998
Marriage*Cecil married Jessie Beryl McLean on 9 July 1938 at Westminster United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S10847] Weddings: Mather--McLean, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 13 Jul 1938, Page 8, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Mather--McLean. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S8062] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 9, 1946, Page 13, column 1 viewed at Google News Archive, Obituary: Margaret Hamilton Mather (see Deaths below linked heading). Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S8063] Cecil Mather, Death Registration 81-09-012489 (14 Aug 1981), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration: Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Mather, Cecil.
  4. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 200ff: Charles Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  5. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.
  6. [S10846] Obituary: Charles L. Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 08 Nov 1939, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Lily Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  7. [S10851] Deaths: Mather, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 Jul 1990, Page 44, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles Russel Mather. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Jessie Beryl McLean1,2

F, #36316, b. 19 October 1908, d. 3 January 1998
Father*Donald McLean3
Mother*Christina Dodds1,3
Last Edited7 May 2020
     She was born on 19 October 1908 at Creeford district, RM of Elton, Manitoba, Canada.1,3 Jessie married Dr. Cecil Erie Mather on 9 July 1938 at Westminster United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.2
     She died on 3 January 1998 at Westminster House, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, at age 89.3 The informant on her death registration was.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 13 July 1938 :
MATHER--McLEAN
     WESTMINSTER CHURCH, Winnipeg, was the scene of a quiet wedding on Saturday, July 9 at 4.30 o'clock when Jessie Beryl, youngest daughter of Mr. Donald McLean of Douglas, Man., became the bride of Dr. Cecil Erie Mather of Wawanesa, Man., second son of Mr. and Mrs, Charles Mather, Antler, Sask. The young couple were unattended. Doctor Mather and his bride left on a short honeymoon to the eastern States and on their return will reside at Wawanesa, Man.2

     In the obituary of Dr. Cecil Mather who died 8 August 1981, his wife, Beryl Mather was listed as a survivor.4 She was the informant on the death registration of her husband, Cecil Erie Mather who died on 14 August 1981.5

Family

Cecil Erie Mather b. 17 May 1906, d. 8 Aug 1981
Marriage*Jessie married Dr. Cecil Erie Mather on 9 July 1938 at Westminster United Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.2 

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Name: Jessie Beryl McLean. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S10847] Weddings: Mather--McLean, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 13 Jul 1938, Page 8, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Mather--McLean. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S10848] Jessie Beryl Mather, Death Registration 1998-09-000283 (07 Jan 1998), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration image: Jessie Beryl Mather née McLean. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Mather, J. B.
  4. [S10849] Deaths: Mather, The Province, Vancouver, British Columbia, 10 Aug 1981, Page 25, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dr. Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as Province.
  5. [S8063] Cecil Mather, Death Registration 81-09-012489 (14 Aug 1981), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration: Cecil Mather. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Mather, Cecil.

Jennet Ainslie1

F, #36319, b. 25 February 1855, d. 24 May 1943
Last Edited1 May 2020
     She was born on 25 February 1855 at Port Hope, Canada West, United Province of Canada.1,2,3 Alternatively, she was born circa 1856 at Canada West, United Province of Canada.4 Jennet married Andrew Mather on 25 June 1875.1,3,4
     She died on 24 May 1943 at Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 88.1,2 Jennet Ainslie was buried at Asquith Cemetery, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.2

Census Data

     Andrew Mather and Janet appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of RM of Dufferin, Manitoba, enumerated 4 April 1881. Andrew was enumerated as a farmer (although the entry is barely legible). Their children Lilly, John and Jessie were listed as living with them.4
     Andrew Mather and Janet A. appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of RM of Stanley, Manitoba, enumerated 31 March 1901. Andrew was enumerated as a farmer. Their children John, Jessie, Emily, Alice, May, Nellie and William G. were listed as living with them.3

Family

Andrew Mather b. 22 Apr 1852, d. 25 Nov 1927
Marriage*Jennet married Andrew Mather on 25 June 1875.1,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 201f: Andrew Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S8227] Saskatchewan, Canada, Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994 , Ancestry.com, Saskatchewan, Canada, Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994; "This database contains cemetery transcriptions by the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society"; cited as "Saskatchewan Cemetery Transcripts, 1850-1994., Name:     Jennet Mather.
  3. [S10822] Andrew Mather household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Stanley, Lisgar, Manitoba; Page 4; Family: 32, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6432.
  4. [S10824] Andrew Mather household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, North Dufferin, Marquette, Manitoba; Page: 30; Family: 172, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13283.
  5. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Agnes Lillie Mather. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  6. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Name: Jessie Mather. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  7. [S8066] Emily Peat, Death Registration 55-09-001442 (Jan 18, 1955), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration: Emily Peat. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Peat, Emily.
  8. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Name: Alice Mather.
  9. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics (published), Name: William George Mather.

Christopher Mather1,2,3,4

M, #36320, b. 1851 or 1852
Father*Thomas Mather5,4 b. c 1838
Mother*Agnes Shaw4 b. c 1832
Last Edited8 May 2020
     He was born in 1851 or 1852 at Scotland.2,3,4 Christopher married Catherine (?).2 Christopher married Rebecca J. Mulvey on 5 December 1889 at RM of Morris, Manitoba, Canada.1

Census Data

     Christopher Mather appeared on the 1871 Canadian Census of Percy Twp., Northumberland County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Thomas Mather and Agnes Mather, listed as a blacksmith.4
     Christopher Mather and Catherine appeared on the 1881 Canadian Census of RM of Dufferin, Manitoba, enumerated 4 April 1881. Christopher was enumerated as a farmer (although the entry is barely legible).2
     Christopher Mather appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921, enumerated as a grain buyer at an elevator. His daughter Agnes was listed as living with him.3
     Christopher Mather immigrated in 1853 to Upper Canada, British North America, from Scotland.3
     In the obituary of Rebecca Mather who died 30 January 1910, his wife, Christopher Mather was listed as a survivor.6

Family 1

Catherine (?) b. c 1861
Marriage*Christopher married Catherine (?).2 

Family 2

Rebecca Jane Mulvey b. c 1866, d. 30 Jan 1910
Marriage*Christopher married Rebecca J. Mulvey on 5 December 1889 at RM of Morris, Manitoba, Canada.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page, Christopher Mather & Rebecca J Mulvey. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S10823] Christopher Mather household, Apr 4, 1881 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, North Dufferin, Marquette, Manitoba; Page: 29; Family: 171, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-13283.
  3. [S10826] Christopher Mather household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Asquith, Loganton (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 4; Family: 38, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S10853] Henry Maitland household, 02 April 1871 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Percy (township) Northumberland East , Ontario; Page: 51; Family: 177, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: C-9985.
  5. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 201f: Andrew Mather. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  6. [S10837] Deaths and Funerals, Manitoba Morning Free Press, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 31 Jan 1910, Page 5, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Death: Rebecca Mather. Hereinafter cited as Morning Free Press.