Martha Hammil1

F, #39661
Last Edited23 Aug 2019
     Martha married George Bailey.1

Family

George Bailey
Child

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., William R McGowen & Martha P Bailey.
  2. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Martha Bailey. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.

Benjamin Young1

M, #39663, d. before November 1917
Last Edited24 Aug 2019
     Benjamin married Isabell (?).1
     He died before November 1917 since his son reported his parents as deceased at the time of his enlistment.2

Family

Isabell (?) d. b Nov 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S3123] Parish and Notional Records, Andrew Shields Young, baptized, Québec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968, Montreal, QC, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  2. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Driver Andrew Shileds Young of Juniata. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Isabell (?)1

F, #39664, d. before November 1917
Last Edited24 Aug 2019
     Isabell married Benjamin Young.1
     She died before November 1917 since her son reported his parents as deceased at the time of his enlistment.2

Family

Benjamin Young d. b Nov 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S3123] Parish and Notional Records, Andrew Shields Young, baptized, Québec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968, Montreal, QC, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA. Hereinafter cited as Drouin Collection.
  2. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Driver Andrew Shileds Young of Juniata. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Frank Wylde1

M, #39665, b. 12 November 1884
Last Edited20 Mar 2020
     He was born on 12 November 1884 at Leeds, Yorkshire, England.1
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Wylde, Frank".
Other comments:
     This may be Lieutenant Frank Wylde, married to Margaret R. (possibly Taylor) but I have found no evidence of an Asquith connection. He was a law student at the time of his enlistment as a Private. He was awarded the Croix de Guerre.2

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Lieutenant Frank Wylde. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Sara A Young1

F, #39666
Father*Benjamin Young1 d. b Nov 1917
Mother*Isabell (?)1 d. b Nov 1917
Last Edited24 Aug 2019
     Sara A Young of Lakeside Hospital, Chicago, Illinois (possibly a nurse or student nurse) was listed as next-of-kin on her brother Andrew's attestation (enlistment) papers.1

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Driver Andrew Shileds Young of Juniata. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Charles C. Summers1

M, #39667, b. 31 January 1891, d. 1 February 1961
Father*George Summers2,3,4 b. c 1857
Mother*Ann Cay5,3 b. c 1860
Step-motherMary (?)6 b. c 1874
Last Edited16 May 2020
     He was born on 31 January 1891 at Port Erroll, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, Note that on his birth record and the 1901 census, Cruden is given as his birth location. Port Erroll is located in the same area as Cruden Bay, located on the Bay of Cruden.2,5,3,4
     He died on 1 February 1961 at Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 70.1
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Joe Summers, Jean Gray and George Summers.1
     Introductory Overview:
     Charles C. Summers of Hurdman Lodge (later Environ) is not included in the Asquith and District Honour Roll for WWI.
Family Background:
     See Pte. Joseph Cay Summers for the Summers family background.
Other comments:
     Charles Summers was a brother of Joe and William, all from the Asquith district, when they enlisted. He was wounded in France. At demobilization, he intended to return to Asquith, and I assume he did. Joe was included in the Asquith and District Honour Roll and William was included in the Town of Asquith Honor Roll and on the plaque at the Asquith Cemetery, but not in the Asquith and District Honour Roll. Charles was not included in any of these lists.2

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     Charles C. Summers began military service on 18 January 1916 at the age of 24 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 96th Battalion, Canadian Highlanders. He gave his occupation as a farmer and his address as Hurdman Lodge P.O.. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, George Summers of Port Errol, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2
     On 12 November 1916 He went overseas to France with the 13th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. On Apr 23, 1917 he received a shell wound to his left thigh and he was discharged from hospital on May 24th.2 Pte. Charles Summers ended military service as part of general demobilization on 16 January 1919 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, after serving with the 96th Battalion. He had served for 5 1/2 months in France with the 13th Battalion.
End of Military Service section.2

Census Data

     Charles Summers appeared on the1891 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Annie Summers.7

Charles Summers appeared on the1901 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Mary Summers.6

Citations

  1. [S10041] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 8, 1961, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Charles Summers. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  3. [S10048] Joseph Summers household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 11; Family: 95, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  4. [S10150] C. H. Fleming household, 5 Jan 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sedro-Wooley, Kagit, Washington; Page: 2B; Enumeration District:115, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1935.
  5. [S7206] Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 , Ancestry.com, Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950; "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. No images of documents included"; cited as "Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950., Name:     Charles Summers.
  6. [S10863] George Summers household, March 31, 1901 Scotland Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; Page: 11, General Register Office for Scotland Roll: CSSCT1901_65.
  7. [S10858] George Summers household, April 5, 1891 U.K. Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire; Page 29; Lines: 18 to 25, National Records of Scotland Roll: CSSCT1891_60.

George Summers1,2

M, #39668, b. circa 1857
Last Edited16 May 2020
     He was born circa 1857 at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2 George married Ann Cay.3 George married Mary (?).2
     George Summers of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland was listed as next-of-kin on his son Joseph's attestation (enlistment) papers.4      George Summers of Port Errol, Aberdeenshire, Scotland was listed as next-of-kin on his son Charles's attestation (enlistment) papers.1      George Summers of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland was listed as next-of-kin on his son William's attestation (enlistment) papers.5

Census Data

     George Summers and Annie Summers appeared on the 1891 British Census of Scotland, at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, enumerated 5 April 1891, enumerated as a fisherman, living at Hillsdie Cottage. Their children Jeanny, Maggie, George, Andrew, Joseph and Charles were listed as living with them.6

George Summers and Mary Summers appeared on the 1901 British Census of Scotland, at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, enumerated 31 March 1901, enumerated as a fishrman. She was listed as a fisherman's wife.. Their children Joseph, Charles and William were listed as living with them.2

Family 1

Ann Cay b. c 1860
Marriage*George married Ann Cay.3 
Children

Family 2

Mary (?) b. c 1874
Marriage*George married Mary (?).2 

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Charles Summers. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S10863] George Summers household, March 31, 1901 Scotland Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; Page: 11, General Register Office for Scotland Roll: CSSCT1901_65.
  3. [S7206] Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950 , Ancestry.com, Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950; "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. No images of documents included"; cited as "Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950., Name:     Charles Summers.
  4. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, Private Joseph Cay Summers of Hurdman Lodge, SK.
  5. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, WWI Service Files, WWI Attestation Papers search, Private William C. Summers.
  6. [S10858] George Summers household, April 5, 1891 U.K. Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire; Page 29; Lines: 18 to 25, National Records of Scotland Roll: CSSCT1891_60.
  7. [S10041] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 8, 1961, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  8. [S10150] C. H. Fleming household, 5 Jan 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sedro-Wooley, Kagit, Washington; Page: 2B; Enumeration District:115, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1935.
  9. [S10048] Joseph Summers household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 11; Family: 95, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).

Joseph Cay Summers1,2

M, #39669, b. circa 1889, d. 28 May 1965
Father*George Summers1,3,4,5 b. c 1857
Mother*Ann Cay4 b. c 1860
Step-motherMary (?)6 b. c 1874
Last Edited16 May 2020
     He was born circa 1889 at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, according to the 1891 census when he was 2.4,5 Alternatively, he was born on 6 November 1890 at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, according to his enlistment papers.1,7 Joseph married Bella Annie Mowat on 21 August 1919 at the Knox manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.8 Joseph married Elizabeth Leslie Douglas on 22 January 1953 at the Presbyterian Manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.9
     He died on 28 May 1965 at Veterans' section, University Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1,2
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Elizabeth Summers. His wife, Jean Gray was referenced but not by name.2 Joseph Cay Summers was buried on 1 June 1965 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.10
     Asquith and District Honour Roll:
     "Summers, Joe" of Hurdman Lodge (Environ).
Family Background:
     George Summers was a fisherman at Cruden in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. His first wife, Ann Cay, probably died some time after the birth of their 6th child. By the time of the 1901 census, he was married to Mary. At least three of the boys came to Canada. They were Joseph, Charles and William
Other comments:
     Joe was the first of the three brothers to enlist from the Asquith/Saskatoon area. He came to the Asquith district in 1909 and farmed there until 1945 when he retired to Saskatoon. He was married twice. First to Bella Annie Mowat in 1919, and after her death in 1951, he married Elizabeth (Betty) Douglas in 1953. She died at the age of 102 in 2015.11

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     Joseph Cay Summers of Hurdman Lodge (now Environ) Saskatchewan began military service on 22 December 1915 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 96th Battalion, Canadian Highlanders.. He was an unmarried farmer. He was hospitalized in St. Paul's hospital, Saskatoon in April, May and June of 1916 for acute rheumatism.. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, George Summers of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1
     On 26 September 1916 he sailed from Halifax on the S.S. Laconia. As early as Dec 3, 1916 he was again being treated for acute rheumatism. He was invalided back to Canada.1 Pte. Joseph Cay Summers ended his military service on 23 August 1917 at Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, due to "rheumatic fever" although most medical reviews referred to his rheumatism.
End of Military Service section.1

Census Data

     Joseph Summers appeared on the1891 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Annie Summers.4

Joseph Summers appeared on the1901 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Mary Summers.6
     Joseph Cay Summers appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1916, enumerated as a patient in St. Paul's Hospital. It was noted that he was a teamster for the City Barns. There is no mention of his military status although several others on the same page are identified with a "C" indicating they were military in Canada..12
     Joseph Summers and Mowet (sic) appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Eagle Creek No. 376, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Joseph was enumerated as a farmer and Presbyterian. They were living at Sec 4, Twp 38, Rge 10, Meridian 3 near the William Winnacot household.7
     He immigrated in 1909 to Saskatchewan, Canada, from Scotland.7
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 22 August 1919 :
SUMMERS--MOWAT
At Knox manse yesterday the marriage took place of Miss Bella Annie Mowat, lately arrived from Viewbank Maud, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, and Mr. Joseph Cay Summers, of Asquith. Rev. Wylle C. Clark performed the ceremony.8

     In the obituary of Bella Ann Summers who died 28 November 1951, her husband Joe, J. C. Summers was listed as a survivor.13
     In the obituary of Charles C. Summers who died 1 February 1961, his brother, Joe Summers of Saskatooon, 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, 31 May 1965 .2

     In the obituary of Elizabeth Summers who died 22 January 2015, her husband, Joe Summers was listed as predeceased.14

Family 1

Bella Annie Mowat b. c 1891, d. 28 Nov 1951
Marriage*Joseph married Bella Annie Mowat on 21 August 1919 at the Knox manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.8 

Family 2

Elizabeth Leslie Douglas b. 18 Dec 1912, d. 22 Jan 2015
Marriage*Joseph married Elizabeth Leslie Douglas on 22 January 1953 at the Presbyterian Manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.9 

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Joseph Cay Summers of Hurdman Lodge, SK. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S10042] Obituaries: Joseph Cay Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 31, 1965, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joseph Cay Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  3. [S10041] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 8, 1961, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  4. [S10858] George Summers household, April 5, 1891 U.K. Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire; Page 29; Lines: 18 to 25, National Records of Scotland Roll: CSSCT1891_60.
  5. [S10150] C. H. Fleming household, 5 Jan 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sedro-Wooley, Kagit, Washington; Page: 2B; Enumeration District:115, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_1935.
  6. [S10863] George Summers household, March 31, 1901 Scotland Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; Page: 11, General Register Office for Scotland Roll: CSSCT1901_65.
  7. [S10048] Joseph Summers household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 11; Family: 95, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  8. [S10047] Weddings: Summers--Mowat, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Aug 22, 1919, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Summers--Mowat. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  9. [S10044] Recent Weddings: Summers-Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 6, 1953, Page 9, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Summers--Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  10. [S10046] Funerals: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jun 2, 1965, Page 27, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Funeral: Joseph Cay Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  11. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  12. [S10857] St. Paul's Hospital, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Saskatoon (city) Saskatchewan; Page: 69; Family: 764, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21944.
  13. [S10049] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 29, 1951, Page 24, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Bella Ann Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  14. [S10043] Deaths: Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 27, 2015 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth Summers née Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

William Summers1,2

M, #39670, b. 21 April 1892, d. 5 April 1918
Father*George Summers1,2 b. c 1857
Mother*Ann Cay3 b. c 1860
Step-motherMary (?)2 b. c 1874
Last Edited16 May 2020
     He was born on 21 April 1892 at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1,4,2
     He died on 5 April 1918 at age 25.1
     Introductory Overview:
     William Summers of General Delivery, Saskatoon
is not included in the Asquith and District Honour Roll for WWI.
Family Background:
     See Pte. Joseph Cay Summers for the Summers family background.
Other comments:
     William was the youngest son of George and Ann Summers. He is included on the Asquith Cemetery Memorial plaque, and the Town of Asquith Honor Roll, but he is not included on the longer, Asquith and District Honour Roll.5

Canadian Military Service - WWI

     William Summers of General Delivery, Saskatoon began military service on 29 July 1916 at the age of 24 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, joining the 96th Battalion, Canadian Highlanders. He was an unmarried farmer with no previous military experience. He was described as being 5' 7" with a ruddy complexion, blue eyes and fair hair. On his Attestation (enlistment) papers, he listed his next-of-kin as his father, George Summers of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He was assigned regimental number 204894.1
     On 27 September 1916 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, he embarked with his unit on the "S. S. Laconia", arriving at Liverpool, England on the 06 Oct 1916.1
     On 21 April 1917 He went overseas to France joining the 15th Battalion, 1st Central Ontario Regiment.1 Pte. William Summers was killed in action on 5 April 1918 at France. We do not know further details of his death because the Circumstances of Death Registers, First World War for names SIP to Z are missing/"have not survived."
End of Military Service section.1

Census Data

     William Summers appeared on the1901 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Mary Summers.2
     William Summers appeared on the 1916 Census of Canadian Prairie Provinces, RM of Harris No. 316, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1916, enumerated as a farm laborer in the George and Annie Bradley household.4
     He immigrated in 1911 to Saskatchewan, Canada, from Scotland.4

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 C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  2. [S10863] George Summers household, March 31, 1901 Scotland Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland; Page: 11, General Register Office for Scotland Roll: CSSCT1901_65.
  3. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), I assume Annie was also his mother.
  4. [S10050] George Bradley household, June 1, 1916 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Harris (municipality), Saskatchewan; Page: 6, Family: 48, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-21937.
  5. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat.

Jean Summers1

F, #39671, b. circa 1880
Father*George Summers1,2 b. c 1857
Mother*Ann Cay2 b. c 1860
Last Edited12 May 2020
     She was born circa 1880 at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2

Census Data

     Jeanny Summers appeared on the1891 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of her parents, George Summers and Annie Summers.2
     In the obituary of Charles C. Summers who died 1 February 1961, his sister, Jean Gray of Toronto, was listed as a survivor.1
     Jean Gray, his sister, was referenced, but not by name, in the obituary of of Toronto Joseph Cay Summers who died 28 May 1965.3

Citations

  1. [S10041] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 8, 1961, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S10858] George Summers household, April 5, 1891 U.K. Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire; Page 29; Lines: 18 to 25, National Records of Scotland Roll: CSSCT1891_60.
  3. [S10042] Obituaries: Joseph Cay Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 31, 1965, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joseph Cay Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

George Summers1,2

M, #39672, b. circa 1884
Father*George Summers1,2 b. c 1857
Mother*Ann Cay2 b. c 1860
Last Edited12 May 2020
     He was born circa 1884 at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.2

Census Data

     George Summers appeared on the1891 British Census of at Cruden, at Aberdeenshire, Scotland, in the household of his parents, George Summers and Annie Summers.2
     In the obituary of Charles C. Summers who died 1 February 1961, his brother, George Summers of Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, was listed as a survivor.1

Citations

  1. [S10041] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 8, 1961, Page 24, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Charles C. Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S10858] George Summers household, April 5, 1891 U.K. Census, Edinburgh, Scotland, Cruden, Aberdeenshire; Page 29; Lines: 18 to 25, National Records of Scotland Roll: CSSCT1891_60.

Elizabeth Leslie Douglas1,2

F, #39673, b. 18 December 1912, d. 22 January 2015
Father*Alexander Douglas1
Mother*Ann (?)1
Last Edited25 Aug 2019
     She was born on 18 December 1912 at Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1 Elizabeth married Joseph Cay Summers on 22 January 1953 at the Presbyterian Manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     She died on 22 January 2015 at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 102.1,2
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Predeceased: Joe Summers, Alexander Douglas and Ann Douglas.1
     Elizabeth Summers immigrated in 1945 to Saskatchewan, Canada, from Scotland.1
     In the obituary of Joseph Cay Summers who died 28 May 1965, his wife, Elizabeth Summers was listed as a survivor.4
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 27 January 2015 .1

Family

Joseph Cay Summers b. c 1889, d. 28 May 1965
Marriage*Elizabeth married Joseph Cay Summers on 22 January 1953 at the Presbyterian Manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.3 

Citations

  1. [S10043] Deaths: Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 27, 2015 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth Summers née Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S10045] Elizabeth Leslie Summers, Acadia McKague's Funeral Centre, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, about Dec 19, 2015 viewed at Acadia McKague's Funeral Centre, Onituary notice: Elizabeth Leslie Summers. Hereinafter cited as Acadia McKague's Funeral Centre.
  3. [S10044] Recent Weddings: Summers-Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Feb 6, 1953, Page 9, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Summers--Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  4. [S10042] Obituaries: Joseph Cay Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, May 31, 1965, Page 4, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joseph Cay Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Alexander Douglas1

M, #39674
Last Edited25 Aug 2019
     Alexander married Ann (?).1
     In the obituary of Elizabeth Summers who died 22 January 2015, her father, Alexander Douglas was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Ann (?)
Child

Citations

  1. [S10043] Deaths: Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 27, 2015 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth Summers née Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Ann (?)1

F, #39675
Last Edited25 Aug 2019
     Ann married Alexander Douglas.1
     In the obituary of Elizabeth Summers who died 22 January 2015, her mother, Ann Douglas was listed as predeceased.1

Family

Alexander Douglas
Child

Citations

  1. [S10043] Deaths: Douglas, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Sasskatoon, Saskatchewan, Jan 27, 2015 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Elizabeth Summers née Douglas. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Bella Annie Mowat1

F, #39676, b. circa 1891, d. 28 November 1951
Last Edited12 May 2020
     She was born circa 1891 at Scotland.2 Bella married Joseph Cay Summers on 21 August 1919 at the Knox manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1
     She died on 28 November 1951 at her home at Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.3
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): J. C. Summers.3

Census Data

     Joseph Summers and Mowet (sic) appeared on the 1921 Canadian Census of RM of Eagle Creek No. 376, Saskatchewan, enumerated 1 June 1921. Joseph wasenumerated as a farmer and Presbyterian. They were living at Sec 4, Twp 38, Rge 10, Meridian 3 near the William Winnacot household.2
     She also went by the name of Mowet (sic) Summers.2 Mowet (sic) Summers emigrated in 1919 from Viewbank Maud, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to Saskatchewan.1,2
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 22 August 1919 :
SUMMERS--MOWAT
At Knox manse yesterday the marriage took place of Miss Bella Annie Mowat, lately arrived from Viewbank Maud, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, and Mr. Joseph Cay Summers, of Asquith. Rev. Wylle C. Clark performed the ceremony.1

     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Saskatoon StarPhoenix published in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 29 November 1951 .3

Family

Joseph Cay Summers b. c 1889, d. 28 May 1965
Marriage*Bella married Joseph Cay Summers on 21 August 1919 at the Knox manse, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.1 

Citations

  1. [S10047] Weddings: Summers--Mowat, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Aug 22, 1919, Page 8, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Summers--Mowat. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  2. [S10048] Joseph Summers household, June 1, 1921 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Eagle Creek (municipality), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; Page 11; Family: 95, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  3. [S10049] Deaths: Summers, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Nov 29, 1951, Page 24, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Bella Ann Summers. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.

Margaret Murray1

F, #39677
Last Edited27 Sep 2019
     Margaret Murray of Irma, Alberta was listed as next-of-kin on her son Murray's attestation (enlistment) papers.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Murray Hamilton. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.

Catherine Gray Downing1

F, #39678, b. circa 1866
Father*Thomas Downing2
Mother*Barbara Anne Gray2
Last Edited7 Nov 2019
     She was born circa 1866 at Nichol Twp., Wellington County, Ontario, Canada.2 Catherne married Josias Trask on 21 January 1891 at Pilkington Twp., Wellington County, Ontario, Canada.3,2
     Catherine Grey of Alma, Ontario was listed as next-of-kin on her son Charles's attestation (enlistment) papers.4,5

Family

Josias Trask b. 11 May 1854, d. 23 Nov 1907
Child

Citations

  1. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Catherine Gray Trask née Downing
    Grave marker transcription:
    In loving memory of Josiah Trask Died NOv. 23, 1907 aged 53 yrs.
    His wife Cathering Downing 1865 - 1943.
  2. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Josias Trask & Catherine I? Downing.
  3. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207), Information from Brittany, a Trask family member born in Saskatoon via ancestry.com message.
  4. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), Private Charles Newman Trask. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  5. [S10394] Enlistments, Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 06 May 1916, Page 5, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Enlistments, including 3 men from Asquith. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  6. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name:     Charles Newman Trask. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.