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Orwell Ennis

Orwell Ennis

Male 1892 - 1916  (24 years)

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  • Name Orwell Ennis 
    Born 19 Mar 1892  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, 90th Winnipeg Rifles / 27th Battalion, Service # 71974 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    WW1, Private, 27th Battalion 
    Misfortune killed in WW1 
    Residence Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-57870P 
    Died 27 Sep 1916  [5
    Cause: Cause: Killed in Action 
    Buried Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I57870  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Ennis,   b. CALC 19 Jul 1851,   d. 10 Mar 1934, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Margery Pasmore,   b. 28 Apr 1858, Drumbo, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1922, Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1881  Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F14939  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Mar 1892 - Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Vimy Memorial, , Pas De Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S326] Census - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - 1901, Ayr (Village) A Page 5.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Orwell Irmes Date of Birth: 12 Mar 1892 Gender: Male Birth Place: Oxford, Ontario, Canada Father's name: John Irmes Mother's name: Margaret Ann Pasmore

    3. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

    4. [S1890] Military - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener Public Library WW1 Soldiers Card Index Soldier Information Cards - World War One.

    5. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      [Front/East] Thomas Pasmore/ died/ Nov. 19th 1892/ aged/ 72 years/ Pasmore
      [Left/South] In memory of/ John Ennis/ 1851 - 1934/ Margery Ann/ Pasmore/ beloved wife of/ John Ennis/ died Feb. 27, 1922/ aged 63 Yrs 10 Mos/ & 1 Day/ Ennis
      [Back/West] [Round Metal Plaque]/ He died for Freedom and Honour/ Orwell Ennis/ Orwell Ennis/ Killed In Action/ Sept. 27, 1916/ aged 24 years/ John E. Ennis/ 1883 - 1976/ his wife/ Edith/ 1902 - / + [veteran's Poppy]
      [Right/North] Samuel/ died/ Oct. 31st 1869/ aged 8 years/ Dorathy [sic]/ died Mar. 23rd 1860/ aged 10 days/ William/ died Mar. 30th 1867/ aged 10 Mos/ children of/ Thomas & Jane/ Pasmore

    6. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John Ennis Age: 29 Birth Date: abt 1852 Birth Place: Canada Marriage Date: 23 Nov 1881 Marriage County or District: Oxford Father: John Ennis Mother: Catharine Ennis Spouse: Mary Margert Pasmore Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1858 Spouse Birth Place: Canada Spouse Father: Thomas Pasmore Spouse Mother: Jane Pasmore