Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group
February 1997 Queries

These queries were published in the February 1997 issue of Timberline, the newsletter of the Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group

You may contact the submitter of each query by email where an address has been included. Postal addresses for all other queries can be obtained by contacting Chris Hampel. Please specify the query surname and contact.

When contacting by mail, include a SASE and the source of your contact information.


ARMSTRONG / CRAIG / HUDSON
Looking for g-children etc. of Anne, oldest d/o Ann Craig b. 1843, Clarendon, PQ, d. 1920, and Richard HUDSON b. 1831, d. 1910, Ramsay Twp. Anne m. John W. ARMSTRONG and had 12 children: Belle, Alma, Eddie, Annie Ethel, Tom, Margaret, William, herbert, Carrie, Walter Melville, Essie and Ann.
Contact: H. Craig
 
BERGER
Looking for brothers and sisters of August BURGER, b. c1833 in Belgrade, Pomerania, immigrated 1870, d. 1927 in Petawawa Twp. Listed as living in Wilberforce, Alice and Petawawa Twps.
Contact: S. Remus
 
CAMPBELL / BENSON
Archibald CAMPBELL, a captain in the Blackwatch, settled in the Ottawa Valley. A daughter m. John R. Benson Jr. b. c1840, raised in Smith Twp, Peterborough Co., and they later lived in Winnipeg. What was her name and date of birth? When and where did Archibald die?
Contact: S. Grey
 
CAVANAGH / LAPIERRE / HUDSON
Brigid CAVANAGH c1820-1896 m. #1. Louis LAPIERRE pre 1840 and #2. Charles HUDSON in 1849 on Calumet Island, Pontiac Co., PQ. Can anyone tell me the names of parents and siblings?
Contact: R. Corrigan
 
CRAIG / HUDSON / BLACKWELL / MCQUAIG / LOGAN / CAMERSON
Looking for info on descendants of Jessie CRAIG, B. 1841 Clarendon, PQ. and William HUDSON b. 1834. They had 6 sons: John William m. Margaret Agnes ___?, Walter Craig m. Adoline BLACKWELL, Robert m. Kate MCQUAIG, Thomas Craig m. ___? LOGAN, Richard Albert m. Annie CAMERSON, and Arthur. Jessie, William and family lived in Rolphe, Buchanan and Wylie Twp., Renfrew Co. in 1881/91 census and sons John, Walter and Thomas worked on the railway. In 1910 Jessie, John and Albert were living in North Bay with Albert working for the railway.
Contact: H. Craig
 
FRANCIS / DEWAR / CONNELL / WOLSEY
Jonathon FRANCIS 1864-1917, where buried? m. 1882 Bromley Twp. to Margaret DEWAR b. 1863. Who were Margaret's parents? Children: 1) Barbara Mabel b. 1883, m. 1913 to Joseph Wolsey of Anprior. Where and when died? Any children? 2) merinda (Minnie) b. 1887; 3) Lyla b. 1890, m. 1914 to Samuel CONNELL, where and when died? Any children?
Contact: F. Bennett
 
GARVIN / MILLER
John GARVIN b. 1832 in PQ, m. 1861 Pembroke Presb. Ch. to Margaret MILLER/MILLER b. 1838, ON (d/o James Miller and Elizabeth Ann ___?). Lived Forest Lea, Alice Twp., Renfrew Co. When did John die and where is he buried? Two Children: 1) Joseph MILLER b. 1861 in Pembroke. 2) Margaret Ann b. 1863 in Pembroke. She is not in the 1871 census of Alice Twp. What happened to her? Widowed mother Margaret sold farm in 1891. Did she marry or move with son Joseph to Bismarck, North Dakota? When?
Contact: S. Jackson
 
GARVIN / MUNROE
Who is Thomas C. GARVIN who m. 16 Apr 1862 at Meth. Epis Ch., Beachburg, ON to Margaret MUNROE? Is he a brother of John GARVIN in the other GARVIN query? Or is hes name GARRIN?
Contact: S. Jackson
 
HERBERT
Looking for ancestors of Joseph Edward HERBERT, lived in Renfrew Co. and d. 1956.
Contact: S. Remus
 
HUDSON / CRAIG / PRICE / LARSON / YOUNG
Ann CRAIG b. 1843 Clarendon, PQ, d. 1920, m. Richard HUDSON b. 1831, d. 1910 of the 7th Line, Ramsay Twp. looking for descendants of their children: John Albert m. Lizzie PRICE, Margaret Agnes m. John William HUDSON, Walter Craig m. Anna LARSON, Willaim Thomas m. Lottie YOUNG, Richard George, and Alexnder Bateson m. Theoline LARSON. Margaret, William and Alexander were living in Sask. and Walter in Quincy, Wash. in 1910.
Contact: H. Craig
 
KUNO / KUNOW / HUNKE / PAPKE / POPKE / SCHASCHSCHNEIDER
Seeking info re descendants of Charles (Carl) Gustav KUNO (KUNOW) b. c1877 Switzerland, s/o August KUNO and Caroline HUNKE, brother of Albert Johann KUNO, m. 1889 in Carlton Co. ON to Agnes PAPKE (POPKE), d/o Ewald PAPKE and Maria SCHASCHSCHNEIDER of Wilberforce Twp., ON. Had 5 children - their names?; d. 1908, buried where?
Contact: J. File
 
LAFLEUR / MCADAM
Joseph LAFLEUR b. c1821 in PQ. When and where died? m. 1846 in Westmeath Twp. to ?Margaret MCADAM b. c1821 Ire. When and where died? Who are their parents? Lived in Westmeath Twp in 1851-61-71 census. Children: Jane b. 1848, Louise b. c1849, Charles b. c1850, Joseph b. c1857. Where did they go?
Contact: F. Bennett
 
LENTZ / KOENITZ / PAPKE / POPKE / LEINER / SCHASCHSCHNEIDER / PRANGE
Seeking info on descendants of Charles LENTZ and Bertha KOENITZ and their 3 daughters all born in West Prussia. 1) Emily b.1874, m. 1893 at Augsburg, ON to Charles Fredrick PAPKE (POPKE) [b. 1870 in West Prussia, d. 1959 buried where? s/o Edward PAPKE and Amalga LEINER (LENSER)]; children: Louise, Paul, Henry, Flora, Leonard, Alfred, and Lydia. 2) Clara b. c1879, m. 1911 in Raglan Twp., ON to Bernhard (Barney) PAPKE [b. 1876 Wilberforce Twp., ON d. 1942 in Wawbeawaw, ON, s/o Ewald PAPKE (POPLE) and Maria SCHASCHSCHNEIDER]. 3) Hilda b. c1882, m. 1903 in Renfrew Co. ON to Charles J. PAPKE [b. 1875 in Germany s/o Julius PAPKE (POPKE) and Dora Hannah PRANGE]; children ? d.? buried where?
Contact: J. File
 
LEVINE / KERR
Looking for ancestors of Margaret LEVINE, b. c1842 in Bagot Twp., d. 1914 in Ross Twp. Parents: Joseph Peter Levine and Margaret KERR of Quebec.
Contact: S. Remus
 
MAYHEW / CONDIE
Seeking info on Christiana CONDIE and her descendants. In 1856 she m. Charles MAYHEW in Beachburg, Westmeath Twp, Renfrew Co. 1861 census of Westmeath Twp lists Charles MAUHOW (sic) blacksmith age 26, Christy age 24, Isable age 3 and Charlotte age 2. Family was not listed in 1871 census but there were at least 3 other Charles Mayhew.
Contact: J. O'Hare
 
POTTER / ALLEN / DENNISON
Rachel POTTER b. 1809 Ire. d. 1896 Wilberforce Twp. Who were her parents? m. #1. ___? ALLEN possibly from Ross Twp. Where and when did he die? Child: Margaret b. 1838 in Ross Twp. #2 John Dennison b. 1812 St. Joseph's Isl. d. 1887 Wilberforce Twp. Any info on Rachel's or husband ALLEN's family would be appreciated.
Contact: F. Bennet
 
SMILEY / CRAIG / LA BEAU
Looking for descendants of James Clandy s/o Margaret (Maggie Ann) CRAIG and Alexander SMILEY of Clarendon, PQ, b. 1890 m. Birdie LA BEAU.
Contact: H. Craig
 
TAYLER
Looking for info on William TAYLER b. at Fort Henry in 1814, 2nd s/o Josias TAYLER of Perth. According to an 1832 letter by Josias, William was "within two years of completing his studies in the medical profession".
Contact: M. Knox

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