Nancy Detweiler1

F, #46094, b. 17 February 1793, d. 8 March 1842
  • Birth*: 17 February 1793; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Marriage*: before 1825; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Jacob Groh
  • Death*: 8 March 1842; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Married Name: before 1825; Groh1

Family: Jacob Groh b. 12 Aug 1790, d. 7 Nov 1845

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Michael Groh1

M, #46095, b. circa 1765
  • Birth*: circa 1765; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Marriage*: before 1785; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Elizabeth Witmer

Family: Elizabeth Witmer b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Elizabeth Witmer1

F, #46096, b. circa 1765
  • Birth*: circa 1765; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Marriage*: before 1785; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Michael Groh
  • Married Name: before 1785; Groh1

Family: Michael Groh b. c 1765

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

Henry Shirk1

M, #46097, b. 1853
  • Birth*: 1853; Ontario; Date 1852 & location Ont. per 1891 Census. per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1,2
  • Marriage*: 31 December 1878; Nottawasaga Twp., Stayner, Simcoe Co., Ontario; Principal=Mary Atkinson1
  • Marriage*: circa 1890; Ontario; Esther is Henry's wife per 1891 Census.; Principal=Esther ?2
  • Census*: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 39 at 1891 Census: Shirk, Henry, 39, b. Ont., parents b. Ont., C. M., saw mill lab., married; Esther, 29, b. Ont., parents b. Irel., married; Nina, 13, b. Ont., parents b. Ont.2

Family 1: Mary Atkinson b. c 1853

Family 2: Esther ? b. 1862

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Mary Atkinson1

F, #46098, b. circa 1853
  • Birth*: circa 1853; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Marriage*: 31 December 1878; Nottawasaga Twp., Stayner, Simcoe Co., Ontario; Principal=Henry Shirk1
  • Married Name: 31 December 1878; Shirk1

Family: Henry Shirk b. 1853

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Alfred Wold Jr.1

M, #46099, b. 1 January 1936, d. 1 January 1936
  • Birth*: 1 January 1936; Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Death*: 1 January 1936; Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.

George Edwards1,2,3

M, #46100, b. 7 March 1868, d. 16 November 1926

  • Birth*: 7 March 1868; Tiny Twp., Wyebridge, Simcoe Co., Ontario; Date 1869 & location Ont. per Death Reg'n. Date 1868 & location Ont. per 1921 Census. Date Mar 7 1868 & location Wybridge per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005. Ontario Locator has a place called Wyebridge in Tay Twp., Simcoe Co.2,3,4
  • Marriage*: 29 September 1892; Gravenhurst, Muskoka Dist., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008269: Groom: George Edwards; Age: 24; Res. & Born: Ryde.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: lab.; Parents: Robert & Jane Edwards; Bride: Catherine Lowshaw; Age: 20; Res.: Ryde; Born: Collingwood; Status: spinster; Parents: Isaac & Cloe Lowshaw; Wit.: Annie V. Bowles, Gravenhurst & Jane Lowshaw; Date: Sep 29 1892; Place: Gravenhurst; Rel.: CE & Meth.; Performed by: P. P. Bowles (Ontario Marriage Registration, ancestry.com, #008269-1892)
    per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Katherine Loshaw2,5
  • Death*: 16 November 1926; Conc B Lot 133, Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., Ontario; Death Reg'n.#026637: Name: George Edwards; Date: Nov 16 1926; Age: 57; Res.: Lot 133, Conc B, Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., 9 yrs.; Status: married; Occ.: lab., farming; Parents: ? - b. England & ? ; Phys.: M. H. Linbert MD, Parry Sound; Inf.: John Piers, ?Falding? Ont., son-in-law; Burial: Foley Cemetery, Foley Twp., Nov 19 1926; Und.: Alex Logan, Parry Sound; Casue: bullet wound in the head - suicide; Reg'd.: Nov 18 1926; Reg'r.: Margaret A. Henderson, Otter Lake Station (Ontario Death Registration, #026637-1926, ancestry.ca) Date Nov 26 or 27 1926 per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.2,6
  • Burial*: 19 November 1926; Foley Cemetery, Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., Ontario; Memorial: (See Exhibit) In Memory of; George Edwards; 1869 - 1926; Husband of; Katherine Loshaw 1870-1944; Interment - Penetang, Ont. (Foley Cemetery, Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., image sent to me by Deb, May 29 2017) per Death Reg'n.3,7,2
  • Residence*: circa 1893; Lewisham, Simcoe Co., Ontario; "Catherine and George Edwards settled in Lewisham, Ontario." per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec 12, 2005.2
  • Census*: 1921; Conc A Lot 131, Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., Ontario; Age 53 at 1921 Census: Edwards, George, 53, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Eng., Meth., lab. - CN, married; Katherine, 48, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Eng., Meth., married; Sarah, 21, b. Ont., p.b. Ont., Eng., Meth., daughter, single; Peark, 7, daughter (1921 Census: Foley Twp., Parry Sound Dist., dist. 114, sub-dist. 12, pg. 5, line 18 - Conc A, pg. Lot 131 - ancestry.ca)4

Family: Katherine Loshaw b. 16 Oct 1872, d. Jun 1944

Citations

  1. George Edwards per Death Reg'n. George Westley per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec 12, 2005.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives.
  4. [S121] Unknown author, 1921 Census.
  5. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008269-1892.
  6. [S12] Unknown author, Ontario Death Registrations, Record Type: microfilm, Name Of Person: Ontario Archives, #026637-1926.
  7. [S15] Unknown author, Tombstone Inscription.

Viannia Myrle Edwards1,2,3

F, #46101, b. 14 October 1895, d. 27 January 1955
  • Birth*: 14 October 1895; Ryde Twp., Lewisham, Muskoka Dist., Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.2
  • Marriage*: 30 March 1915; Morrison twp., Severn Bridge, Simcoe Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008025: Groom: Stephen West Shirk; Age: 22; Res.: Ryde Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: CE; Parents: Joseph Shirk & Mary Jones; Bride: Viannia Edwards; Age: 19; Res.: Ryde Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: CE; Parents: George Edwards & Catherine Loshaw; Wit.: Sara C. & Maurice G. Redden, Severn Bridge; Date: Mar 30 1915; Place: Morrison Twp., Muskoka Dist.; Performed by: J. A. Redden, Severn Bridge; Sworn: Severn Bridge, Mar 29 1915 (Ontario Marriage Registration, ancestry.com, #008025-1915)
    per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Stephen West Shirk2,4
  • Death*: 27 January 1955; Orillia, Simcoe Co., Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.2
  • Residence*: 30 March 1915; Ryde Twp., Muskoka Dist., Ontario; Residence Ryde per marr. reg'n.3
  • Married Name: 30 March 1915; Shirk2

Family: Stephen West Shirk b. 21 Jun 1892, d. 21 Jan 1949

Citations

  1. Viannia per marr. reg'n.
  2. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.
  4. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008025-1915.

Stephen West Shirk1

M, #46102, b. 21 June 1892, d. 21 January 1949
  • Birth*: 21 June 1892; Essa Twp., Ivy, Simcoe Co., Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Marriage*: 30 March 1915; Morrison twp., Severn Bridge, Simcoe Co., Ontario; Marriage Reg'n.#008025: Groom: Stephen West Shirk; Age: 22; Res.: Ryde Twp.; Status: bachelor; Occ.: farmer; Rel.: CE; Parents: Joseph Shirk & Mary Jones; Bride: Viannia Edwards; Age: 19; Res.: Ryde Twp.; Status: spinster; Rel.: CE; Parents: George Edwards & Catherine Loshaw; Wit.: Sara C. & Maurice G. Redden, Severn Bridge; Date: Mar 30 1915; Place: Morrison Twp., Muskoka Dist.; Performed by: J. A. Redden, Severn Bridge; Sworn: Severn Bridge, Mar 29 1915 (Ontario Marriage Registration, ancestry.com, #008025-1915)
    per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.; Principal=Viannia Myrle Edwards1,2
  • Death*: 21 January 1949; Orillia, Simcoe Co., Ontario; per email from Stephen Shirk, Dec. 13, 2005.1
  • Residence*: 30 March 1915; Ryde Twp., Muskoka Dist., Ontario; Residence Ryde per marriage reg'n.3

Family: Viannia Myrle Edwards b. 14 Oct 1895, d. 27 Jan 1955

Citations

  1. [S33] Unknown author, "Email Message," e-mail to unknown recipient.
  2. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm, #008025-1915.
  3. [S8] Unknown author, Ontario Archives, Record Type: Microfilm.

Christopher Shirk1

M, #46103, b. 1860
  • Birth*: 1860; Ontario; Date 1860 & location Ontario per 1881 Census.1
  • Marriage*: before 1888; Ontario; per 1891 census.; Principal=Margaret ?2
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 21 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 31 at 1891 Census: Shirk, Christopher, 31, b. Ont., parents b. Ont., Menn., saw mill lab., married; Margaret, 26, b. Ont., parents b. Irel., married; Elizabeth, 2, b. Ont., parents b. Ont.; William, 11/122

Family: Margaret ? b. 1865

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Elizabeth Shirk1

F, #46104, b. 1862
  • Birth*: 1862; Ontario; Date 1862 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 19 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Samuel Shirk1

M, #46105, b. 20 February 1864
  • Birth*: 20 February 1864; Ontario; Date Feb 20 1864 & location Ont. rural per 1901 Census. Date 1864 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1,2
  • Marriage*: before 1891; Ontario; Principal=Emily ?2
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 17 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1901; Ryde Twp., Ontario North Co., Ontario; Age 37 at 1901 Census: Shirk, Samuel, 37, b. Ont. r. Feb 20 1864, Ger., Menonite, gen. lab., married; Emily, 27, b. Ont. r. Feb 12 1874, Irish, Meth., married; Elias A., 9, b. Mar 23 1892, son; William J., 6, b. Jul 29 1894, son; Eva M., 5, b. Dec 25 1896, daughter; Effie J., 2, b. Dec 18 1898, daughter (1901 Census Online: Ryde Twp., dist. 97, sub-dist. m., pg. 3, line 14, T-6486 - Conc 12, pg. Lot 16)2

Family: Emily ? b. 12 Feb 1874

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S13] Unknown author, 1901 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

William John Shirk1

M, #46106, b. 1867
  • Birth*: 1867; Ontario; Date 1867 & locaiton Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Marriage*: before April 1891; Ontario; Principal=Elizabeth ?2
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 14 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 24 at 1891 Census: Shirk, Wm J., 24, b. Ont., parents b. Ont., Meth., lumber piler, married; Elizabeth, 19, b. ont., parents b. Ont. & US, married2

Family: Elizabeth ? b. 1872

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Daniel Shirk1

M, #46107, b. 1871
  • Birth*: 1871; Sunnidale Twp., Simcoe North Co., Ontario; Date 1871 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 10 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 20 at 1891 Census: see Samuel Shirk2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Eliza Jane Shirk1

F, #46108, b. 1873
  • Birth*: 1873; Simcoe Co., Ontario; Date 1873 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 8 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Hester Shirk1

F, #46109, b. 1876
  • Birth*: 1876; Simcoe Co., Ontario; Date 1876 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 5 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 15 at 1891 Census: see Samuel Shirk2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Sarah Shirk1

F, #46110, b. 1879
  • Birth*: 1879; Simcoe Co., Ontario; Date 1879 & location Ont. per 1881 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1881; Essa Twp., Simcoe South Co., Ontario; Age 2 at 1881 Census: see Samuel Shirk1
  • Census: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age ? at 1891 Census: see Samuel Shirk2

Citations

  1. [S16] Unknown author, 1881 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.
  2. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Esther ?1

F, #46111, b. 1862
  • Birth*: 1862; Ontario; Date 1862 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1
  • Marriage*: circa 1890; Ontario; Esther is Henry's wife per 1891 Census.; Principal=Henry Shirk1
  • Married Name: circa 1890; Shirk1
  • Census*: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 29 at 1891 Census: see Henry Shirk1

Family: Henry Shirk b. 1853

Citations

  1. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Nina Shirk1

F, #46112, b. 1878
  • Birth*: 1878; Ontario; Date 1878 per 1891 Census.1
  • Census*: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 13 at 1891 Census: see Henry Shirk1

Citations

  1. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.

Margaret ?1

F, #46113, b. 1865
  • Birth*: 1865; Ontario; Date 1865 & location Ont. per 1891 Census.1
  • Marriage*: before 1888; Ontario; per 1891 census.; Principal=Christopher Shirk1
  • Married Name: before 1888; Shirk1
  • Census*: April 1891; Tay Twp., Simcoe Co., Ontario; Age 26 at 1891 Census: see Christoperh Shirk1

Family: Christopher Shirk b. 1860

Citations

  1. [S6] Unknown author, 1891 Canada Census, Record Type: microfilm.