Samuel Lake1

M, #39561, b. 17 September 1907
Father*William Lake2,1 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Mother*Elizabeth Anne Edgar1,2 b. 1879 or 1880, d. 21 Nov 1960
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     He was born on 17 September 1907 at Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada, according to Saskatchewan Birth Registration 4299.1,2

Census Data

     Samuel Lake appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Eagle Creek No. 376, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, William Lake and Anne E Lake.1
     He also went by the name of Sam.3
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son, Sam Lake at home, was listed as a survivor.3,4
     In the obituary of William Lake who died 10 October 1965, his brother, Samuel Lake of British Columbia, was listed as a survivor.5

Citations

  1. [S9988] William Lake household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 3; Family: 22, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  2. [S2710] EHealth Saskatchewan - Genealogy Index Searches, online eHealth Saskatchewan - Genealogy Index Searches, Samuel Lake. Hereinafter cited as eHealth Sask - Genealogy Index Searches.
  3. [S9993] 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.
  4. [S9999] 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.
  5. [S9994] 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.

Jane Elizabeth Lake1

F, #39562, b. 21 March 1906
Father*William Lake1 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Mother*Elizabeth Anne Edgar1 b. 1879 or 1880, d. 21 Nov 1960
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     She was born on 21 March 1906 at Saskatchewan, Canada, according to Saskatchewan Birth Registration 3429.1

Citations

  1. [S2710] EHealth Saskatchewan - Genealogy Index Searches, online eHealth Saskatchewan - Genealogy Index Searches, Birth: Jane Elizabeth Lake. Hereinafter cited as eHealth Sask - Genealogy Index Searches.

Albert Lake1

M, #39563, b. 13 April 1911, d. 13 September 1983
Father*William Lake1,2 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Mother*Elizabeth Anne Edgar1,2 b. 1879 or 1880, d. 21 Nov 1960
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     He was born on 13 April 1911 at Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada.1,2 Jack married Dorothy Loretta Bertrand.2,3
     He died on 13 September 1983 at Burnaby General Hospital, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, at age 72 according to BC Death Registration 1983-09-014372.2 The informant on his death registration was his step-son.2 Albert Lake was buried on 16 September 1983 at Mountain View Cemetery and Crematorium, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.2

Census Data

     Albert Lake appeared in the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Eagle Creek No. 376, Saskatchewan in the household of his parents, William Lake and Anne E Lake.1
     He also went by the name of Jack Lake.
     In the obituary of William Lake Sr. who died 31 January 1939, his son, Albert Lake at home, was listed as a survivor.4,5
     In the obituary of William Lake who died 10 October 1965, his brother, Albert Lake of British Columbia, was listed as a survivor.6

Family

Dorothy Loretta Bertrand b. 30 Jun 1904, d. 8 Jun 1985
Marriage*Jack married Dorothy Loretta Bertrand.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S9988] William Lake household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 3; Family: 22, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  2. [S9989] Albert Lake, Death Registration 1983-09-014372 (Sep 15, 1983), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Albert Lake. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, A.
  3. [S9990] Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bretand, Death Registration 1985-09-010062 (Jun 11, 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bertrand. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, D L.
  4. [S9993] 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.
  5. [S9999] 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.
  6. [S9994] 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.

Dorothy Loretta Bertrand1

F, #39564, b. 30 June 1904, d. 8 June 1985
Father*Clarence Bertrand2
Mother*Elizabeth Martella2
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     She was born on 30 June 1904 at Souris, Manitoba, Canada.2 Dorothy married Jack Lake.1,2
     She died on 8 June 1985 at St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 80 according to BC Death Registration 1985-09-010062.2

Family

Albert Lake b. 13 Apr 1911, d. 13 Sep 1983

Citations

  1. [S9989] Albert Lake, Death Registration 1983-09-014372 (Sep 15, 1983), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Albert Lake. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, A.
  2. [S9990] Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bretand, Death Registration 1985-09-010062 (Jun 11, 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bertrand. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, D L.

Clarence Bertrand1

M, #39566
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     He was born at Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.1 Clarence married Elizabeth Martella.1

Family

Elizabeth Martella
Child

Citations

  1. [S9990] Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bretand, Death Registration 1985-09-010062 (Jun 11, 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bertrand. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, D L.

Elizabeth Martella1

F, #39567
Last Edited14 Aug 2019
     Elizabeth married Clarence Bertrand.1

Family

Clarence Bertrand
Child

Citations

  1. [S9990] Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bretand, Death Registration 1985-09-010062 (Jun 11, 1985), Royal BC Museum - Genealogy Collection, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, BC Death Registration Image: Dorothy Loretta Lake née Bertrand. Hereinafter cited as BC Death Registration - Lake, D L.

Ann E Lake1

F, #39570, b. circa 1889
Father*William Lake1 b. Jan 1859, d. 31 Jan 1939
Last Edited26 Oct 2019
     She was born circa 1889 at Fatfield, Durham County, England.1

Census Data

     Ann E Lake appeared on the 1901 British Census of at England, Durham County, in the household of her father William Lake.1

Citations

  1. [S9992] William Lake household, March 31, 1901 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Craghead, Durham; Class: RG13; Piece: 4674; Folio: 19; Page: 30, Ancestry.com.

Ada Peacock1,2

F, #39575, b. 9 February 1893
Last Edited27 Dec 2019
     She was born on 9 February 1893 at Springwell, Durham County, England.1 Ada married Lt. William Lake on 20 August 1918 at Springwell, Durham County, England.1,3,2
     In the obituary of William Lake who died 10 October 1965, his wife, Ada Lake was listed as a survivor.2

Family

William Lake b. 3 Jun 1881, d. 10 Oct 1965
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 185f: William Lake. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  2. [S9994] 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.
  3. [S309] 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.
  4. [S9997] 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.

Geoffrey Lake1

M, #39576, b. circa 1931, d. 24 April 1935
Father*William Lake1 b. 3 Jun 1881, d. 10 Oct 1965
Mother*Ada Peacock1 b. 9 Feb 1893
Last Edited23 Jan 2020
     He was born circa 1931.1
     He died on 24 April 1935 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 26 April 1935 :
GEOFFREY LAKE
The body of Geoffrey Lake, aged four years, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Lake, Jr. of Asquith, who died Wednesday night in Saskatoon, was forwarded to Asquith last night for burial. Campbell's Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.1

Citations

  1. [S9997] 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.

Emma Brown1

F, #39577, b. circa 1863, d. 10 October 1956
Last Edited2 Feb 2020
     She was born circa 1863 at London, England.1,2
     She died on 10 October 1956 in a local hospital at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary.2 Emma Brown was buried on 12 October 1956 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.2

Census Data

     Emma Brown appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Emma wasenumerated as owner of a hotel at 208 Ave. B. Her nephews Ernest Cutts and Leslie Cutts were manager and bookkeeper, respectively.. According to a blog titled "Railway & Main: Small-Town Saskatchewan Hotels" (see external link below) she owned the former Yale Hotel in Saskatoon, possibly to provide a business opportunity for her nephews.3
     Emma Brown immigrated in 1906 to Canada from England.2
     In 1912, Emma moved from Ontario (according to her obituary) to assume proprietorship of the Arlington Hotel in Asquith, RM of Loganton, Saskatchewan, Canada. In the Asquith history, it was claimed she came from Colorado where she had been a hostess in a hotel. She sold the hotel in 1947, when she moved to Saskatoon.2
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 11 October 1956 .2


External link for “A Real Good Citizen” - Emma Brown of Asquith’s Arlington Hotel.4

Citations

  1. [S9998] Emma Brown, of Asquith..., Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 31, 1946, Page 4, column 1 & 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Emma Brown preserves Asquith History. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S10397] Emma Brown, 93, Died Wednesday, Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 11 Oct 1956, Page 3, column 5 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Emma Brown. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  3. [S10398] Emma Brown household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Ward 5, Polling Div. 28, Saskatoon (city) Saskatchewan; Page 1; Family: 3, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

William Robert Earl Bowers1

M, #39578, b. 25 March 1894
Father*William H. Bowers1
Last Edited8 May 2020
     He was born on 25 March 1894 at Crawford County, Iowa, USA.1
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Bowers, Earl" of Dunfermline.
Other comments:
     He was farming at Dunfermline at the time of his enlistment. The 1916 census shows that he was one of three hired hands for Clarence Crockett. He may have been the husband of Mrs. Earl (Jennie) Bowers née Dahlseide.2

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     William Robert Earl Bowers of Dunfermline began military service on 9 June 1916 at the age of 22 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 223rd Overseas Battalion (Canadian Scandinavians). He was unmarried and a farmer at Dunfermline. Three days after enlistment, he had a hernia operation. He was described as being 5' 6" with a fair complexion, blue eyes and light hair. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, William H. Bowers of Rabbit Lake, Saskatchewan. He was assigned regimental number 294492.1
     On 26 December 1916 he arrived in England and was transferred to the 199th Battalion, Irish Canadian Rangers. He was there until assigned to the 14th Battalion Canadian Infantry for service in France on May 22, 1917. At some time in 1918 he had influenza. He bore a scar and had median nerve damage due to a gun shot wound to his left forearm that he received on Sep 2, 1918 at Arras, France.1 Pte. William Robert Earl Bowers ended his military service on 24 February 1919 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, being physically unfit due to wounds. He had served in France for 15 1/2 months with the 14th Battalion.
End of Military Service section.1

Census Data

     Earl appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, RM of Park No. 375, Saskatchewan, in the household of Clarence C. Crockett and Lavina Crockett, listed as a hired hand.3
     He also went by the name of Earl Bowers.3

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private William Robert Earl Bowers. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 31: Asquith and District Honour Roll. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.
  3. [S10184] Clarance C. Crockett household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Park (municipality) Saskatchewan; Page: 10; Family No: 112, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21944.

Henry Brandvold

M, #39579, b. 10 November 1896, d. 1922
Father*Erland Brandvold1 d. Dec 1933
Mother*Kari Hogesteun2 d. Aug 1937
Last Edited5 Feb 2020
     He was born on 10 November 1896 at Starbuck, Pope County, Minnesota, USA.1
     He died in 1922 at Saskatchewan, Canada. He was a barber in Rosthern prior to his death from diphtheria.2
     Introductory Overview:
     Henry Brandvold is not included in the Asquith and District Honour Roll for WWI.1
Canadian Military Service - WWI

     Henry Brandvold of 5' 10" with fair hair, hazel yes and a fair cmplexion was conscripted on 8 April 1918 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 1st Depot Battalion, Saskatchewan Regiment. He gave his address as Asquith. It was noted at the time of his medical that his ankle was swollen from a fracture in 1917.. He was described as being 4097097. On his conscription papers he listed his next-of-kin as his father, E. P. Brandvold of Asquith.1
     On 7 August 1918 he received a leave of absence for 30 days.1 Henry Brandvold ended his military service on 6 September 1918 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, probably because he failed to return from leave. Several forms in his service file contain a note such as "defaulter.".
End of Military Service section.1

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Henry Brandvold. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S7] Asquith Historical Society, compiler, Asquith Record, The (Box 160, Asquith SK, S0K 0J0: The Asquith and District Historical Society, 1982), Page 70ff: Erland and Kari Brandvold. Hereinafter cited as Asquith Record.

Harold Holgate1

M, #39580, b. circa 1903
Father*William Holgate1 b. c 1866
Mother*Sarah Emma Whitley1
Last Edited26 Oct 2019
     He was born circa 1903 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1

Census Data

     Harold Holgate appeared on the1911 British Census of at Liverpool, at Lancashire, England, in the household of his parents, William Holgate and Sarah Emma Whitley.1

Citations

  1. [S10129] William Hogate household, Apr 2, 1911 U.K. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Liverpool, Lancashire, England; Class: RG14; Piece: 22648, Ancestry.com.