Melvin Burwell1

M, #38541
Father*Allan Kenneth Burwell1 b. 12 Aug 1890, d. 18 Aug 1966
Mother*Emma Taman1 d. 23 Jul 1976
Last Edited9 Jun 2019
     He also went by the name of Mel Burwell.2
     In the obituary of Audrey Irene Johnson who died 15 May 2003, her brother, Melvin Burwell was listed as predeceased.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 81f: Allan Burwell. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S9702] 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.

Ardith Burwell1

F, #38542
Father*Allan Kenneth Burwell1 b. 12 Aug 1890, d. 18 Aug 1966
Mother*Emma Taman1 d. 23 Jul 1976
Last Edited15 Mar 2019
     The following biographical fact was included:
She died in infancy.1

Citations

  1. [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.

Martha (?)1

F, #38544, d. 1971
Last Edited16 Mar 2019
     Martha married Eduard Berger.1
     She died in 1971.1
     In the obituary of Edward Berger who died 9 January 1978, his wife, Martha Berger was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Eduard Berger b. 28 Apr 1890, d. 9 Jan 1978

Citations

  1. [S9363] Deaths: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 19, 1978, Page 26, 1978 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Edward Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

George Gessell1,2

M, #38545, b. circa 1914, d. 16 September 1994
Father*William Gessell3,4 b. c 1866, d. 20 May 1947
Mother*Jane (?)5 b. c 1878, d. 25 May 1959
Last Edited16 Mar 2019
     He was born circa 1914.2 George married Gladys Mary Doig at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa December 1944 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,3
     He died on 16 September 1994 at St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Gladys Doig.2 George Gessell was buried on 20 September 1994 at Avondale Woodlawn Cemetery, Avondale district, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 10 January 1945 :
Gessell--Doig
A quiet wedding took place Third Avenue Church manse, Saskatoon when Gladys Mary Doig younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Doig of Delisle was united in marriage to George Gessell, youngest son of Mr. and Mis. William Gessell of Saskatoon.

The bride, given in marriage by her father, looked lovely in a street-length crepe dress of queen's blue with black accessories and wore a corsage of roses. The matron of honor, Mrs. John Gessell, was attractively dressed in a blush rose sheer dress and wore a corsage of Chrysanthemums and carnations. Mr. John Gessell was his brother's attendant
Rev. G. Stanley Packham performed the ceremony, following which a reception was held in the Blossom Room of the Gem Cafe. The table was centred with a four-tiered wedding cake. The guests included the parents of the bride and groom, Mrs. Harold Oakes, sister of the groom, Joan Oakes, both of Waseca, Phyllis and Mavis Gessell of Delisle.

The couple will reside at Delisle.3

     In the obituary of William Gessell who died 20 May 1947, his son, George Gessell of Delisle, was listed as a survivor.4
     In the obituary of Jane Gessell who died 25 May 1959, her son, George Gessell of Delisle, was listed as a survivor.5 He was a pallbearer at the burial ofJohn Berger, on 18 December 1965 at Delisle Cemetery, Delisle, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 19 September 1994 .2

     In the obituary of Gladys Mary Gessell who died 12 March 1996, her husband, George Gessell was listed as predeceased.6

Family

Gladys Mary Doig d. 12 Mar 1996
Marriage*George married Gladys Mary Doig at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa December 1944 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S9364] Funerals: Berger, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Dec 20, 1965, Page 24, column 8 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: John Berger. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9365] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 19, 1997, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: George Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9366] Weddings: Gessell--Doig, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 10, 1945, Page 7, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Gessell--Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S9368] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 21, 1947, Page 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Gessesll. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  5. [S9369] Provincial Obituaries: Mrs. Jane Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 26, 1959, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Jane Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  6. [S9367] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Mar 14, 1996, Page 17, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Gladys Mary Gessell née Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Gladys Mary Doig1

F, #38546, d. 12 March 1996
Last Edited20 Aug 2019
     Gladys married George Gessell at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa December 1944 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,1
     She died on 12 March 1996 at her home at Delisle, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: George Gessell and Judy Gessell.3
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 10 January 1945 :
Gessell--Doig
A quiet wedding took place Third Avenue Church manse, Saskatoon when Gladys Mary Doig younger daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Doig of Delisle was united in marriage to George Gessell, youngest son of Mr. and Mis. William Gessell of Saskatoon.

The bride, given in marriage by her father, looked lovely in a street-length crepe dress of queen's blue with black accessories and wore a corsage of roses. The matron of honor, Mrs. John Gessell, was attractively dressed in a blush rose sheer dress and wore a corsage of Chrysanthemums and carnations. Mr. John Gessell was his brother's attendant
Rev. G. Stanley Packham performed the ceremony, following which a reception was held in the Blossom Room of the Gem Cafe. The table was centred with a four-tiered wedding cake. The guests included the parents of the bride and groom, Mrs. Harold Oakes, sister of the groom, Joan Oakes, both of Waseca, Phyllis and Mavis Gessell of Delisle.

The couple will reside at Delisle.1

     In the obituary of George Gessell who died 16 September 1994, his wife, Gladys Doig was listed as a survivor.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 14 March 1996 .3


The following biographical fact was included:
Since George's obituary says they married in 1944, and the news article about the wedding was published Jan 10, 1945, I assume they wed in December 1944.4

Family

George Gessell b. c 1914, d. 16 Sep 1994
Marriage*Gladys married George Gessell at the manse of Third Avenue Church circa December 1944 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2,1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S9366] Weddings: Gessell--Doig, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 10, 1945, Page 7, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Gessell--Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9365] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 19, 1997, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: George Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9367] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Mar 14, 1996, Page 17, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Gladys Mary Gessell née Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  4. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

William Gessell1,2

M, #38550, b. circa 1866, d. 20 May 1947
Last Edited18 Mar 2019
     He was born circa 1866.2 William married Jane (?) in 1900.3
     He died on 20 May 1947 at his home at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): George Gessell. His wife, Jane Gessell was referenced but not by name.2
     The following obituary appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 21 May 1947:
GESSELL
THE DEATH OF WILLIAM Gessell, aged 81 years, of 332 Avenue K, north, occurred at his home on May 20. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 22 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of the Saskatoon Funeral Home, conducted by Dr. G. Stanley Packham. Surviving are his widow; four sons, John and George of Delisle, Leon, and Gilbert of Noranda, Que; and one daughter, Mrs. Harold Oaks, Maidstone, Sask. The late Mr. Gessell farmed in North Dakota for seven years prior to coming to homestead in the Delisle district in 1907. He had resided in Saskatoon for the past wight years. Interment will be made in Woodlawn Cemetery.2



     William Gessell, her late husband, was referenced, but not by name, in the obituary of Jane Gessell who died 25 May 1959.3

Family

Jane (?) b. c 1878, d. 25 May 1959
Child

Citations

  1. [S9366] Weddings: Gessell--Doig, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 10, 1945, Page 7, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Gessell--Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9368] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 21, 1947, Page 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Gessesll. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9369] Provincial Obituaries: Mrs. Jane Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 26, 1959, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Jane Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Judy Gessell1,2

F, #38551, d. 1949
Father*George Gessell2 b. c 1914, d. 16 Sep 1994
Mother*Gladys Mary Doig2 d. 12 Mar 1996
Last Edited18 Mar 2019
     She died in 1949 at Saskatchewan, Canada.1,2
     In the obituary of Gladys Mary Gessell who died 12 March 1996, her daughter, Judy Gessell was listed as predeceased.2

Citations

  1. [S9365] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Sep 19, 1997, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: George Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9367] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Mar 14, 1996, Page 17, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Gladys Mary Gessell née Doig. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Jane (?)1

F, #38552, b. circa 1878, d. 25 May 1959
Last Edited16 Mar 2019
     She was born circa 1878 at Middlesex, England.1 Jane married William Gessell in 1900.1
     She died on 25 May 1959 at Delisle, RM of Vanscoy No. 345, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): George Gessell. Her husband, William Gessell was referenced but not by name.1 Jane Gessell was buried on 27 May 1959 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     Jane Gessell, his wife, was referenced, but not by name, in the obituary of William Gessell who died 20 May 1947.3
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 26 May 1959 .1

Family

William Gessell b. c 1866, d. 20 May 1947
Marriage*Jane married William Gessell in 1900.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S9369] Provincial Obituaries: Mrs. Jane Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 26, 1959, Page 17, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Jane Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9370] Funerals: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 28, 1959, Page 30, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Jane Gessell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  3. [S9368] Deaths: Gessell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, May 21, 1947, Page 16, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Gessesll. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

Jim Wurtz1

M, #38555
Last Edited16 Mar 2019
     Jim married Winnie Cattell.1
     In the obituary of Dora Cattell who died 27 January 1993, her brother-in-law, Jim Wurtz was listed as a survivor.2
     In the obituary of George Cattell who died 11 February 2002, his brother-in-law, Jim Wurtz was listed as predeceased.1

Citations

  1. [S9372] Deaths: Cattell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Feb 13, 2002, Page 33, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: George Cattell. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  2. [S9373] Deaths: Cattell, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Jan 29, 1993, Page 20, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Dora Cattell née Chambers. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.

William Howard Lockwood1

M, #38557, b. 20 September 1896
Father*William Wallace Lockwood1,2 b. 8 Aug 1858, d. 9 Jul 1927
Mother*Emily Christina Bateman2 b. 12 Aug 1864, d. 1 Oct 1909
Last Edited15 May 2019
     He was born on 20 September 1896 at Delaware, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada.1,2
     
Canadian Military Service

     William Howard Lockwood was conscripted on 17 May 1918 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.1

Census Data

     William H Lockwood appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario in the household of his parents, William W Lockwood and Emily C Lockwood.2
     In the obituary of William Wallace Lockwood who died 9 July 1927, his son, Howard Lockwood was listed as a survivor.3

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), WWI CEF Military Service File: William Howard Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S9381] William Lockwood household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc, Middlesex South, Ontario; Page: 1; Family: 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6431.
  3. [S9379] W. W. Lockwood, Old-Timerof West, Is Dead, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jul 11, 1927, Page 3, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Wallace Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Bertha Fay Lockwood1

F, #38558, b. 10 May 1888
Father*William Wallace Lockwood1,2,3 b. 8 Aug 1858, d. 9 Jul 1927
Mother*Emily Christina Bateman1,2,3 b. 12 Aug 1864, d. 1 Oct 1909
Last Edited28 Mar 2019
     She was born on 10 May 1888 at Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 020707.1,2,3

Census Data

     Bertha Lockwood appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lockwood and Emily Lockwood.4
     Bertha F Lockwood appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William W Lockwood and Emily C Lockwood.2
     In the obituary of William Wallace Lockwood who died 9 July 1927, his daughter, Mrs W G Cox of Moose Jaw, was listed as a survivor.5

Citations

  1. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Bertha Fay Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  2. [S9381] William Lockwood household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc, Middlesex South, Ontario; Page: 1; Family: 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6431.
  3. [S9407] William Lockwood household, Apr 25, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc Twp., Middlesex South, Ontario; Family 191, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6353, I read her given name as Bertha with some form of census mark over the "a."
  4. [S9407] Apr 25, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc Twp., Middlesex South, Ontario; Family 191.
  5. [S9379] W. W. Lockwood, Old-Timerof West, Is Dead, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jul 11, 1927, Page 3, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Wallace Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Margaret Lillian Lockwood1,2

F, #38559, b. 14 August 1890, d. 3 January 1954
Father*William Wallace Lockwood3,2,4 b. 8 Aug 1858, d. 9 Jul 1927
Mother*Emily Christina Bateman3,2,4 b. 12 Aug 1864, d. 1 Oct 1909
Last Edited28 Mar 2019
     She was born on 14 August 1890 at Ontario, Canada.3,2 Margaret married Elwood Livingston Cox on 12 July 1915 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1,2
     She died on 3 January 1954 at Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 63 according to BC Death Registration 1954-09-001013.2 The informant on her death registration was her husband, Elwood Cox.2 Margaret Lillian Lockwood was buried on 6 January 1954 at Ocean View Burial Park, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.2

Census Data

     Margaret Lockwood appeared on the 1891 Canadian Census of Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William Lockwood and Emily Lockwood.4
     Margaret Lockwood appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Caradoc Twp., Middlesex County, Ontario in the household of her parents, William W Lockwood and Emily C Lockwood.3
     Margaret Lillian Lockwood, sister of the bride, was listed as a witness to the marriage of Tresyhair Ross Jeffree and Mildred Emily Lockwood on 16 February 1927.5
     In the obituary of William Wallace Lockwood who died 9 July 1927, his daughter, Mrs E L Cox of Vancouver, was listed as a survivor.6

Family

Elwood Livingston Cox b. 19 May 1887, d. 21 Jun 1973
Marriage*Margaret married Elwood Livingston Cox on 12 July 1915 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S9382] Margaret Lillian Cox née Lockwood, Death Registration 1954-09-001013, BC Death Registration image: Margaret Lillian Cox née Lockwood (Jan 5, 1954), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
  3. [S9381] William Lockwood household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc, Middlesex South, Ontario; Page: 1; Family: 2, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6431.
  4. [S9407] William Lockwood household, Apr 25, 1891 Canada Census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caradoc Twp., Middlesex South, Ontario; Family 191, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6353.
  5. [S9385] Jeffree--Lockwood marriage, Feb 16, 1927, Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. 1927-09-318828, BC Marriage Registration image: Jeffree--Lockwood.
  6. [S9379] W. W. Lockwood, Old-Timerof West, Is Dead, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jul 11, 1927, Page 3, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: William Wallace Lockwood. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Elwood Livingston Cox1,2

M, #38560, b. 19 May 1887, d. 21 June 1973
Father*William Cox2
Mother*Isabel Hendron2
Last Edited18 Mar 2019
     He was born on 19 May 1887 at Lakefield, Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada.2 Elwood married Margaret Lillian Lockwood on 12 July 1915 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.1,3
     He died on 21 June 1973 at Lady Minto Hospital, Ganges, Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada, at age 86 according to BC Death Registration 1973-09-008852. He was listed as a retired dentist.2
     His name was also recorded as Elwood Livingstone Cox.2 Elwood Cox was the informant on the death registration of his wife, Margaret Lillian Cox who died on 3 January 1954.3

Family

Margaret Lillian Lockwood b. 14 Aug 1890, d. 3 Jan 1954

Citations

  1. [S868] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency, Manitoba Vital Statistics (Winnipeg, MB: Vital Statistics Agency), Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency - Genealogy Search page. Hereinafter cited as Manitoba Vital Statistics.
  2. [S9383] Elwood Livingstone Cox, Death Registration 1973-09-008852, BC Death Registration image: Elwood Livingstone Cox (Jun 21, 1973), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
  3. [S9382] Margaret Lillian Cox née Lockwood, Death Registration 1954-09-001013, BC Death Registration image: Margaret Lillian Cox née Lockwood (Jan 5, 1954), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.