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Leon Leroy Lundy[1]

Male 1887 - 1916  (29 years)


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  • Name Leon Leroy Lundy 
    Born 8 Apr 1887  RM Carlton, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1891  Carlton, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1891  [4, 5, 6
    • Presbyterian
    Census 1901  Carman, Lisgar District, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1906  , Winnipeg District, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1911  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Med. Note
    • Height: 5' 11"
    Occupation 1911  , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cook 
    Military 1914  [10, 11, 12
    Pte., 43rd Battalion & 16th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force WW1 
    WW I attestation - Leon Lundy
    WW I attestation - Leon Lundy
    WW I attestation - Leon Lundy
    WW I attestation - Leon Lundy
    Occupation 1914  [13
    • Salesman
    Eby ID Number 00086-5068.4 
    Buried 1916  Woods Cemetery, Ieper, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 14, 15
    Died 19 Apr 1916  , Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 14, 16, 17
    Person ID I199272  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Chisholm Robert Lundy,   b. 9 Aug 1850, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1925, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Lydia Oberholtzer,   b. 3 May 1850, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1945, Palatine, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1876  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [18, 19, 20
    Family ID F1585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 146.

    2. [S189] Vit - Manitoba - Birth Registration, Registration no.: 1887,002942.
      Found in online index.

    3. [S1370] Census - Manitoba - 1891, p. 50.
      Chisholm Lundy household; District 1, Selkirk; Sub-district Carlton; Family no. 347; Line # 6. Age 4.

    4. [S1359] Census - Manitoba - 1901.

    5. [S1360] Census - Manitoba -1911.

    6. [S1370] Census - Manitoba - 1891, p. 50.

    7. [S1359] Census - Manitoba - 1901, p. 9.
      Chism. R. Lundy household; District 7, Lisgar; Sub-district J-2, Carman (Village); Family no. 95; Line # 44. Age 14. Name given as Lien L.

    8. [S1361] Census - Manitoba -1906, p. 36; reel no. T-18357.
      Chisholm R. Lundy household; District 10, Winnipeg District; Sub-district 03 D, Ward three ; Family no. 282; Line # 32. Age 19. Name lised as: Leon S.

    9. [S1360] Census - Manitoba -1911, p. 12.
      Chisholm Robert Lundy household; District 15, Winnipeg; Dwelling no. 117; Family no. 120; Line # 26. Age 24.

    10. [S1362] Attestation paper, Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Force, No. 20532.

    11. [S1353] Military - Maple Leaf Legacy Project (A project in remembrance of Canada's war dead), Viewed 27/08/2008.
      In memory of / L.L. Lundy / Private / 16th Bn Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment) / 19th April 1916 IV B2 / Buried and commemorated in Woods Cemetery, Ieper, Belgium

    12. [S1365] News - Manitoba - Winnipeg Free Press, "Midnight List," 1 May 1916, p. 6, col. 4.
      Infantry
      Killed in Action
      420583 Leon Leroy Lundy; kin at 890
      Banning Street, Winnipeg.

    13. [S1362] Attestation paper, Canadian Over-seas Expeditionary Force.

    14. [S1372] Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Viewed 27/08/2008.
      In memory of
      Private
      LEON LEROY LUNDY
      who died on April 19, 1916
      Military Service:
      Service Number: 420532
      Force: Army
      Unit: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
      Division: 16th Bn.
      Additional Information:
      Date of Birth: April 8, 1887
      Commemorated on Page 121 of the
      First World War Book of Remembrance.

      Burial Information:
      Cemetery:
      WOODS CEMETERY
      Belgium
      Grave Reference: IV. B. 2.

      Location:WOODS CEMETERY is located 4 Km south east of Ieper town centre, on the Verbrandemolenstraat a road leading from the Komenseweg, connecting Ieper to Komen (N336).
      From Ieper town centre the Komenseweg is located via the Rijselsestraat, through the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and crossing the Ieper ring road, towards Armentieres and Lille. The road name then changes to Rijselseweg. 1 Km along the Rijselseweg lies the left hand turning onto Komenseweg.
      2.5 Km along the Komenseweg lies the right hand turning onto the Vaartstraat. 900 metres along the Vaartstraat lies the left hand turning onto the Verbrandemolenstraat. 400 metres along the Verbrandemolenstraat a short distance from the road is the WOODS CEMETERY.

    15. [S1258] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Viewed 3 / 09 / 2008.
      No Surname Rank Service Number Date Of Death Age Regiment/Service Nationality Grave/Memorial Ref. Cemetery/Memorial Name

      1 LUNDY, L L Private 420532 19/04/1916 Unknown Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment) Canadian IV. B. 2. WOODS CEMETERY

    16. [S1352] Military - Canada - Military file.

    17. [S1354] Military - Canada - First World War Book of Remembrance, Viewed 27/08/2008.
      Pte. Lundy, Leon Leroy 16th Bn
      Lundy Leon Leroy
      Lundy Leon Leroy
      Pte. Lundy, Leon Leroy 16th Bn


    18. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Chisholm Robert Lundy Born: Canada Age: 25 Father: Thomas Lundy Mother: Catharine Lundy Born: abt 1851 Spouse: Lydia Oberholtzer Age: 25 born: Canada Father: Jacob M Oberholtzer Mother: Hannah Oberholtzer married 4 Apr 1876

    19. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, Registration no. 011250; registration year 1876; reel no.
      011250-76 (Waterloo Co) Chisholm Robert LUNDY, 25, photographer, Berlin, s/o Thomas and Catharine Lundy, married Lydia OBERHOLTZER, 25, Berlin, d/o Jacob and Maud Hannah Oberholtzer, witn: Henry Oberholtzer and Adelaide HELLER, both of Berlin, Apr. 4, 1876 at Berlin.

    20. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), "Oberholzer / Lundy marriage".
      Lundy C. R. 04 Apr 1876 By Rev. S.L. Umbach in Berlin, C.R. Lundy was married to Lydia Oberholtzer, both of Berlin 13 Apr 1876

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1901 - Carman, Lisgar District, Manitoba Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1906 - , Winnipeg District, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1911 - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cook - 1911 - , Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1916 - Woods Cemetery, Ieper, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Apr 1916 - , Belgium Link to Google Earth
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