Philip John Lake1

M, #38521, b. 1893, d. circa 10 September 1986
Father*William Lake2 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Last Edited27 Dec 2019
     He was born in 1893 at County Durham, England.1 Alternatively, he was born circa 1894 at Fatfield, Durham County, England, according to the 1901 census.3
     He died circa 10 September 1986.4

Census Data

     Philip J Lake appeared on the 1901 British Census of at England, Durham County, in the household of his father William Lake.3
     In the obituary of Ingram Lake who died 14 October 1936, his brother, Phillip Lake of the Asquith district, was listed as a survivor.2
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son, Phillip Lake of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.5,6
     In the obituary of William Lake who died 10 October 1965, his brother, Phillip Lake of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.7

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 186f: Philip John Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S8852] Father of 7 Meets Death, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Oct 15, 1936, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Ingram Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9492] William Lake household, March 31, 1901 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Craghead, Durham; Class: RG13; Piece: 4674; Folio: 19; Page: 30, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S2694] Saskatoon Obituary Index : 1946 Onward, online Saskatoon Obituary Index Search, Name:     Lake, Philip John.
    Newspaper:     Saskatoon StarPhoenix
    Date:     September 11, 1986
    Page:     C5. Hereinafter cited as Saskatoon Obituary Index.
  5. [S9493] Death of Oldtimer Shock to Asquith, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 7, 1939, Page 13, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  6. [S9499] Asquith Pioneer Resident Passes, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 2, 1939, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Asquith Pioneer. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  7. [S9494] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Oct 12, 1965, Page 24, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

William Lake1,2

M, #38522, b. 3 June 1881, d. 10 October 1965
Father*William Lake3,1,2 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Last Edited4 Nov 2020
     He was born on 3 June 1881 at Silksworth, Durham County, England,4,2 or on 3 June 1881 at Holmside, England, according to the family entry in the Asquith history. Note that Holmside and Silksworth are about 14 miles apart.3 William married Ada Peacock on 20 August 1918 at Springwell, Durham County, England.5,4,6
     He died on 10 October 1965 near Asquith at Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 84.6
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): James Lake, George Lake, Samuel Lake, Albert Lake, Phillip Lake, Edward Lake and Ada Lake.6 The cause of his death was given as a car-pedestrian collision as he tried to cross Highway 14 at Asquith.7 William Lake was buried on 13 October 1965 at Asquith Cemetery, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.6
     
Military Service

     William Lake began military service in 1899.3 William Lake ended his military service in 1902
End of Military Service section.3


Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Lake, William" of Asquith although this residence is not included in his Attestation.
Family Background:
     Four of William Lake, Sr's sons enlisted and served during WWI. Three served in France; William, Thomas and Ingram. William was wounded several times, most seriously at Passchendaele. Thomas died in the trenches. George joined the Imperial Forces in England rather than the CEF.
Other comments:
     William enlisted as a private soldier but was soon recognized as leadership material, serving as a corporal during the ocean voyage to England but reverting to the ranks at his own request upon arrival at Bramshott. But he was again promoted to successively higher ranks until he received a field commission as Lieutenant in mid-May 1917. He was wounded twice. During his extended convalescence after his Passchendaele wound, he married Ada Peacock of his native County Durham.4


Canadian Military Service - WWI

     William Lake began military service on 20 December 1914 at the age of 33 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 9th Overseas Mounted Rifle Regiment as a private. He declared himself an unmarried farmer. He was active in the militia, and had previously served for a year and six months in the Durham Light Infantry, as well as one year and six months in the Imperial Yeomanry in South Africa. He was described as being 5' 7 1/2" with a fair compexion, hazel eyes and black hair. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, William Lake of Asquith. He was assigned regimental number 114512.4
     On 23 November 1915 at St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, he embarked on the "S.S. Califonia (sic)" arriving in England on 03 Dec 1915 and joining the 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles in France on 20 Jan 1916.4
     On 3 June 1916 at France he was admitted to hospital for a bruised thigh (right leg) and shell shock. During his convalescence at Etaples in France he was promoted to acting Corporal on 16 Sep 1916. With his discharge on 27 Sep 1916 he was promoted to Corporal, and three weeks later to acting Sergeant. He was promoted to Sergeant on 3 Feb 1917 and three months later on 19 May 1917 he received a field commission as Lieutenant.4
     On 8 May 1917 he was promoted to commissioned rank (Lieutenant) with the 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles according to his Certificate of Service.4
     On 30 October 1917 at Passchendaele, Belgium, during an attack, he received a gunshot wound to his left shoulder fracturing an end of his scapula and was hospitalized until 07 May 1918. His service file contains x-rays of this injury.4
     On 17 October 1918 he was sent back to Canada aboard the "S.S. Olympic."4 Lt. William Lake ended military service as part of general demobilization on 16 November 1918 at Canada at an unspecified location. An entry in his service file gives his wife's address as Alsask, so they may have settled there after the war..
End of Military Service section.4

Census Data

     William Lake appeared on the 1901 British Census of at England, Durham County, in the household of his father William Lake, listed as a coal miner.2
     William Lake emigrated with 3 of his brothers and their father, William Lake Sr. on 24 March 1904 from Liverpool, Lancashire, England; to Canada, landing at Halifax. They sailed on the "Bavarian."8
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 16 November 1917 :
Casualties Among Canadian Forces
...Mounted Rifles
...Wounded Slight

Lieut. William Lake, taken on strength, Saskatoon, Sask; home address, not stated; next of kin, William Lake, Esq. (Asquith P.O., Sask.9

     In the obituary of Ingram Lake who died 14 October 1936, his brother, William Lake of the Asquith district, was listed as a survivor.1
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son, William Lake of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.10,11
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 12 October 1965 .6

Family

Ada Peacock b. 9 Feb 1893
Marriage*William married Ada Peacock on 20 August 1918 at Springwell, Durham County, England.5,4,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S8852] Father of 7 Meets Death, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Oct 15, 1936, Page 3, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Ingram Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9492] William Lake household, March 31, 1901 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Craghead, Durham; Class: RG13; Piece: 4674; Folio: 19; Page: 30, Ancestry.com.
  3. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 185f: William Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  4. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), WWI CEF Service file (large PDF): Lieutenant William Lake. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  5. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 185f: William Lake.
  6. [S9494] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Oct 12, 1965, Page 24, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  7. [S9495] Holiday death toll 105..., Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Oct 12, 1965, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, William Lake dies in car-pedestrian accident. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  8. [S7754] UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 , The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960; "Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Outwards Passenger Lists...The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, England"; cited as "UK & Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists., William Lake and his sons: William, Ingram, George and James.
  9. [S9496] Casualties Among Canadian Forces, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 16, 1917, Page 19, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Lt. William Lake wounded. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  10. [S9493] Death of Oldtimer Shock to Asquith, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 7, 1939, Page 13, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  11. [S9499] Asquith Pioneer Resident Passes, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 2, 1939, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Asquith Pioneer. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  12. [S9497] Obituary: Geoffrey Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Apr 26, 1935, Page 3, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Death: Geoffrey Lake, age 4, of Asquith. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Irene (?)1

F, #38523
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     Irene married Frederick Ingram Lake in 1972.1,2
     In the obituary of Frederick Ingram Lake who died 24 May 1999, his second wife, Irene Lake was listed as predeceased.2
     In the obituary of Bert Owens who died 13 August 2008, his sister-in-law, Irene Lake was listed as predeceased.3

Family

Frederick Ingram Lake b. 21 Jan 1911, d. 24 May 1999

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Frederick Ingram Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S8862] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 28, 1999, Page 31, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Frederick Ingram Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.

William Lynn Lake1

M, #38525, b. 31 May 1914, d. 7 September 1991
Father*Ingram Lake1 b. 24 Sep 1885, d. 14 Oct 1936
Mother*Cecily May Crowfoot1 b. Jun 1885, d. 26 Sep 1957
Last Edited16 Sep 2019
     He was born on 31 May 1914 on the family farm in the Asquith district, at Saskatchewan, Canada.1 William married Gladys Florence Burwell at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa 8 January 1947 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,3
     He died on 7 September 1991 at St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 77.4,5
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Anne Hill, Florence Alcorn, Mildred Owens, Bert Owens, Ken Lark and Fred Lake.5
     In the obituary of Cecily May Lake who died 26 September 1957, her son, William Lynn Lake of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.6
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 September 1991 .5

     In the obituary of Mildred Dorothy Owens who died 29 October 1991, her brother, Lynn Lake was listed as predeceased.4
     In the obituary of Florence Alcorn who died 20 April 1994, her brother, Lynn Lake was listed as predeceased.7
     In the obituary of Bert Owens who died 13 August 2008, his brother-in-law, Lynn Lake was listed as predeceased.8

Family

Gladys Florence Burwell
Marriage*William married Gladys Florence Burwell at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa 8 January 1947 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), William Lynn Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, Asquith Record, Page 81f: Allan Burwell.
  3. [S8864] Recent Weddings: Lake--Burwell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 8, 1947, Page 9, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Lake--Burwell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S8855] Deaths: Owens, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 1, 1991, Page 36, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mildred Dorothy Owens née Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S9652] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 Sep 1991, Page 26, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  6. [S8863] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 28, 1957, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Cecily May Lake née Crowfoot. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  7. [S9653] Deaths: Alcorn, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 21 Apr 1994, Page 21, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  8. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.

George Henry Lake1,2

M, #38526, b. 11 March 1886, d. 15 May 1966
Father*William Lake3,4,2 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Last Edited24 Jan 2020
     He was born on 11 March 1886 at Fatfield, Durham County, England.3,4,5,2 George married Anne Sweeney.2
     He died on 15 May 1966 at Shaughnessy Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 80 He was a retired C.P.R. Policeman.2 George Henry Lake was buried on 19 May 1966 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.2
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Lake, George" of Auton Hind, Bear Park, England.
Other comments:
     George enlisted and served in the British Army's Royal Garrison Artillery. At the time of enlistment in September 1914, he gave his occupation as a farmer, probably referring to his Asquith land. However, he was back in England at the time of, or shortly after the war broke out. He attested that he had previously served with the 19th Alberta Dragoons, a militia group.1
Military Service

     George Henry Lake of Auton Hind, Bear Park, England|5' 9 1/2" began military service on 16 November 1914 at the age of 28 at Sunderland, England, joining the Royal Garrison Artillery. He was an unmarried farmer. He had previous military experience with the 19th Alberta Dragoons, a militia group. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, William Lake of Asquith, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was described as being WWI, British Army.1
     Between 16 November 1914 and 16 October 1915 he served in France.1 Gunner George Henry Lake ended his military service on 21 September 1918 according to a pension notice issued in Dover, England on Oct 28, 1918. Much of his service file is not legible, and I cannot find a reason for this "early" discharge..
End of Military Service section.1

Census Data

     George H Lake appeared on the 1901 British Census of at England, Durham County, in the household of his father William Lake, listed as a coal mine (bank?) man.4
     George Lake appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Saskatchewan, at Township 37, enumerated 5 June 1911. George was enumerated as an unmarried farmer.5
     He emigrated with 3 of his brothers and their father, William Lake Sr. on 24 March 1904 from Liverpool, Lancashire, England; to Canada, landing at Halifax. They sailed on the "Bavarian."6
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son, George Lake of Vancouver, was listed as a survivor.7,8 He was the informant on the death registration of his wife, Anne Lake who died on 1 June 1955.9
     In the obituary of William Lake who died 10 October 1965, his brother, George Lake of British Columbia, was listed as a survivor.10

Family

Anne Sweeney b. 7 Feb 1882, d. 1 Jun 1955
Marriage*George married Anne Sweeney.2 

Citations

  1. [S9502] George Henry Lake, Bristish Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920 (Kew, Surrey, England: Public Record Office (PRO)), https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll,%2520durham,%2520england,%2520united%2520kingdom%26msbpn%3D1663116%26new%3D1%26rank%3D1%26uidh%3D4gp%26redir%3Dfalse%26msT%3D1%26gss%3Dangs-d%26pcat%3D39%26fh%3D1%26h%3D1141516%26recoff%3D%26ml_rpos%3D2%26queryId%3D8ca14cd2c77456a8b5bbd4b640075aa6&treeid=&personid=&hintid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=oxu5851&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true#?imageId=30971_171619-00670">British Army Service File: Private George Henry Lake (subscription required). Hereinafter cited as Bristish Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920.
  2. [S9865] George Henry Lake, Death Registration 1966-09-006968 (May 18, 1966), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration image: George Henry Lake). Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration -Lake, G. H.
  3. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 183: James Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  4. [S9492] William Lake household, March 31, 1901 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Craghead, Durham; Class: RG13; Piece: 4674; Folio: 19; Page: 30, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S9566] George Lake household, Jun 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Township 37, Saskatoon (rural), Saskatchewan; Page: 06; Family: 90, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S7754] UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 , The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), UK and Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960; "Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Outwards Passenger Lists...The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, England"; cited as "UK & Ireland, Outward Passenger Lists., William Lake and his sons: William, Ingram, George and James.
  7. [S9493] Death of Oldtimer Shock to Asquith, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 7, 1939, Page 13, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  8. [S9499] Asquith Pioneer Resident Passes, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 2, 1939, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Asquith Pioneer. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  9. [S9866] Anne Lake née Sweeney, Death Registration 1955-09-006229 (June 6, 1955), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration image: Anne Lake née Sweeney). Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration -Lake, A.
  10. [S9494] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Oct 12, 1965, Page 24, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Thomas Henry Lake1

M, #38527, b. 28 July 1896, d. 1 March 1917
Father*William Lake2,3 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Mother*Jane (?)1
Last Edited5 Nov 2020
     He was born on 28 July 1896 at Burnhope, Durham County, England.4,3
     He died on 1 March 1917 at France at age 20.4 Pte. Thomas Lake was buried at Villers Station Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.1
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "! Lake, Thomas" of Asquith.
Commemorated on the Asquith Cemetery WWI Plaque:
     "T. LAKE"
Family Background:
     Four of William Lake, Sr's sons enlisted and served during WWI. Three served in France; William, Thomas and Ingram. William was wounded several times, most seriously at Passchendaele. Thomas died in the trenches. George joined the Imperial Forces in England rather than the CEF.
Other comments:
     One of four sons of William Lake to serve in WWI, he "died on field of Honor" in the trenches near Souchez, France.5,6

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     Thomas Henry Lake of Asquith began military service on 27 January 1916 at the age of 19 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 65th battalion, Canadian Infantry. He was an unmarried farmer, although elsewhere in his file he is identified as a farrier. He was described as being 5' 8 1/4" with a fair complexion, blue eyes and fair hair. He was assigned regimental number 472990.4
     On 18 June 1916 or 20 June 1916 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his unit sailed for England aboard the "S.S. Empress of Britain." THey arrived 28 Jun 1916.4
     On 12 August 1916 he transferred to France joining the 72nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry.4 He was killed in action on 1 March 1917 at France. He had been serving with the 72nd Battalion in the trenches near Souchez
End of Military Service section.4,7,2

Census Data

     Thomas Lake appeared on the 1901 British Census of at England, Durham County, in the household of his father William Lake.3
     He also went by the name of Tom Lake.2
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son who died in WWI, Thomas Lake was listed as predeceased.8,9

Citations

  1. [S112] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online Commonwealth War Graves Commission Home Page, Private Thomas Henry Lake. Hereinafter cited as CWGC.
  2. [S8853] War Veteran of Asquith Buried, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Oct 1936, Page 11, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Ingram Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9492] William Lake household, March 31, 1901 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Craghead, Durham; Class: RG13; Piece: 4674; Folio: 19; Page: 30, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S296] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), WWI CEF service file: Private Thomas Lake. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  5. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 273f: Alex Reilly by Marie (Reilly) Comber. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  6. [S9561] Asquith Cemetery WWI Memorial Plaque Photo by C. Sehn, Facebook (unknown repository address), In response to my request, Chantelle Sehn posted photos of the WWI and WWII plaques on the Asquith Cemetery gates.
  7. [S5165] Database search, Canada War Grave Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948 (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Circumstances of Casualty: Private Thomas Lake. Hereinafter cited as Circumstances of Casualty.
  8. [S9493] Death of Oldtimer Shock to Asquith, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 7, 1939, Page 13, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Sr.. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  9. [S9499] Asquith Pioneer Resident Passes, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 2, 1939, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Lake, Asquith Pioneer. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Mildred Dorothy Lake1

F, #38528, b. 24 June 1922, d. 29 October 1991
Father*Ingram Lake1 b. 24 Sep 1885, d. 14 Oct 1936
Mother*Cecily May Crowfoot1 b. Jun 1885, d. 26 Sep 1957
Last Edited16 Sep 2019
     She was born on 24 June 1922 at Saskatchewan, Canada.2,1 Mildred married Albert Owens on 10 July 1945.1,3
     She died on 29 October 1991 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 69.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Bert Owens, Anne, Flo, Ken and Fred Lake. Predeceased: Lynn Lake.1
     In the obituary of Cecily May Lake who died 26 September 1957, her daughter, Mildred Owens of Carlea, SK, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of W. Lynn Lake who died 7 September 1991, his sister, Mildred Owens of Nipawin, was listed as a survivor.5
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1 November 1991 .1

     In the obituary of Florence Alcorn who died 20 April 1994, her sister, Mildred Owens was listed as predeceased.6
     In the obituary of Bert Owens who died 13 August 2008, his wife, the former Mildred Lake was listed as a survivor.3

Family

Albert Owens b. 19 Nov 1913, d. 13 Aug 2008
Marriage*Mildred married Albert Owens on 10 July 1945.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S8855] Deaths: Owens, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 1, 1991, Page 36, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mildred Dorothy Owens née Lake. 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 179ff: Ingram and Cecily Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  4. [S8863] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 28, 1957, Page 26, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Cecily May Lake née Crowfoot. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S9652] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 Sep 1991, Page 26, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  6. [S9653] Deaths: Alcorn, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 21 Apr 1994, Page 21, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.

Albert Owens1

M, #38529, b. 19 November 1913, d. 13 August 2008
Last Edited16 Sep 2019
     He was born on 19 November 1913 at Munich, North Dakota, USA.1 Albert married Mildred Dorothy Lake on 10 July 1945.2,1
     He died on 13 August 2008 at Nipawin Union Hospital, Nipawin, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 94.1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Predeceased: Florence Alcorn, Duncan Alcorn, Anne Hill, Jack Hill, Fred Lake, Irene Lake, Jessie Lake, Lynn Lake, Gladys Lake, Ken Lark and Lewis Hedden.1
     He also went by the name of Bert Owens.2,1
     In the obituary of W. Lynn Lake who died 7 September 1991, his brother-in-law, Bert Owens was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Mildred Dorothy Owens who died 29 October 1991, her husband, Bert Owens was listed as a survivor.2
     In the obituary of Florence Alcorn who died 20 April 1994, her brother-in-law, Bert Owens of Nipawin, was listed as a survivor.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 August 2008 .1

Family

Mildred Dorothy Lake b. 24 Jun 1922, d. 29 Oct 1991
Marriage*Albert married Mildred Dorothy Lake on 10 July 1945.2,1 

Citations

  1. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  2. [S8855] Deaths: Owens, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 1, 1991, Page 36, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mildred Dorothy Owens née Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9652] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 Sep 1991, Page 26, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  4. [S9653] Deaths: Alcorn, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 21 Apr 1994, Page 21, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.

Kenneth Lark1

M, #38533
Last Edited24 Sep 2019
     In the obituary of W. Lynn Lake who died 7 September 1991, his brother-in-law, Ken Lark was listed as a survivor.2
     In the obituary of Mildred Dorothy Owens who died 29 October 1991, her brother-in-law, Ken was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Bert Owens who died 13 August 2008, his brother-in-law, Ken Lark was listed as predeceased.4

Citations

  1. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 179ff: Ingram and Cecily Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S9652] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 Sep 1991, Page 26, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  3. [S8855] Deaths: Owens, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Nov 1, 1991, Page 36, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mildred Dorothy Owens née Lake. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.

Gladys Florence Burwell1

F, #38539
Father*Allan Kenneth Burwell2,1 b. 12 Aug 1890, d. 18 Aug 1966
Mother*Emma Taman2 d. 23 Jul 1976
Last Edited16 Sep 2019
     Gladys married William Lynn Lake at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa 8 January 1947 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,1
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding:
They were attended by Audrey Burwell.1

     In the obituary of W. Lynn Lake who died 7 September 1991, his wife, the former Gladys Burwell was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of Florence Alcorn who died 20 April 1994, her sister-in-law, Gladys Lake of Asquith, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Audrey Irene Johnson who died 15 May 2003, her sister, Gladys Lake was listed as predeceased.5
     In the obituary of Bert Owens who died 13 August 2008, his sister-in-law, Gladys Lake was listed as predeceased.6

Family

William Lynn Lake b. 31 May 1914, d. 7 Sep 1991

Citations

  1. [S8864] Recent Weddings: Lake--Burwell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 8, 1947, Page 9, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Lake--Burwell. 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 81f: Allan Burwell. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S9652] Deaths: Lake, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 10 Sep 1991, Page 26, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  4. [S9653] Deaths: Alcorn, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 21 Apr 1994, Page 21, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Florence Alcorn née Lake. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.
  5. [S9202] Deaths: Johnson, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 17, 2003, Page 27, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Audrey Irene Johnson née Burwell. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  6. [S9654] Deaths: Owens, (Albert) "Bert", Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 20 Aug 2008, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Albert "Bert" Owens. Hereinafter cited as Star Phoenix.