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Ernst & Herb Schneider

Ernst Friedrich “Ernest” SchneiderAge: 78 years18571935

Name
Ernst Friedrich “Ernest” Schneider
Given names
Ernst Friedrich
Surname
Schneider
Nickname
Ernest
Birth April 9, 1857 26 26
Note:
According to the 1901 Canadian census, Ernst's birthdate is the 9th of April. It is also shown as 9th of April on the Manitoba Vital Statistics death record. The 1906 Canadian census confirms the year as 1857. The 1911 Canadian census recordconfirms the month as April and the year as 1857. If we put all the facts together we get 9th April, 1857. /rws
Note:
2017-04-7 Memel is now part of Lithuania and is called Klaipeda. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klaip%C4%97da
Birth of a brotherFranz “Frank” Schneider
January 5, 1860 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMarthe Clara Schneider
August 12, 1870 (Age 13 years)
MarriageEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
June 2, 1886 (Age 29 years)
Note:
Registration of Marriage Extraction from the book of the church of the evangelical lutheran parish of Dünaburg. In the year of eighteen hundred eighty six (1886), the second of June. Married in the house of Pastor F. Battner in Dünaburg. Nr 39 Ernst Friedrich Schneider, locksmith, son of the blacksmith Friedrick Schneider and his wife Johanna, nee Voelker; both are living. Born in Claus-Mutlen / Memel; evangelical lutheran confession; single, 29 years of age. Emma Johanna Hermine Schweiger, daughter of the deceased business man-Carl Schweiger and his wife Johanna nee Smith. Born in Memel; evangelical lutheran confession; single 22 years of age. The word-for-word coincidence of the above statements with the book of the church testifies the truth of the statement Dunaburg the 17th of November 1886 Signed F. Battner Pastor of Dunaburg Nr427
Note:
Dunaburg (now Daugavpils, Latvia) is 400+km from Memel Prussia (now Klaipeda Lithuania). https://goo.gl/maps/tRumVJTyueu Wonder why and how both Ernst and Emma moved to Dunaburg. Before they emigrated to Canada they had a Blacksmith shop in Dunaburg. /egs 2017-04-10
Death of a fatherFreidrick Schneider
after 1886 (Age 28 years)

Immigration June 7, 1887 (Age 30 years)
Source: Collections
Note:
Arrived on the Allan Line Ship called the Norwegian II that left Glasgow Scotland on May 28, 1887 travelling with wife Hermine (age 24) and younger brother, Franz (age 28) at the time. They landed in Quebec and travelled by CPR train to Winnipeg. 5 Germans on the ship, all heading for Winnipeg to be "laborers". Ship Information http://www.norwayheritage.com/p_ship.asp?sh=norw2 Ship Name: Norwegian II Years in service: 1884- Funnels: 1 Masts: 3 Aliases: Ex-City of New York (1884) Shipping Line: Allan Ship Description: Built by Tod & McGregor, Glasgow, Scotland. Tonnage: 3,523. Dimensions: 375' x 39'. Single-screw, 11 knots. Compound engines. Three masts and one funnel. Iron hull. History: First sailing as Norwegian Glasgow-Quebec-Montreal, June 12, 1884. Made her final voyage to New York in 1900. Ran aground in Little Cod Bay in 1903. Refloated and broken up for scrap in the Netherlands. Ex-City of New York (1884). http://www.norwayheritage.com/p_ship.asp?sh=norw2
Birth of a son
#1
William John Ernest Schneider
November 13, 1888 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1888-001408
Birth of a daughter
#2
Annie Margaretta Schneider
December 2, 1889 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1889-001785
Text:
Registered as: Schnieder, Annie Margaretta
Marriage of a siblingFranz “Frank” SchneiderElizabeth SchweigerView this family
December 16, 1889 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: Marriage Information File Registration # 1890-001859
CensusEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
April 7, 1891 (Age 33 years)
Note: Family 14 half way down the page.
Birth of a daughter
#3
Gertrude Martha Schneider
February 4, 1892 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1892-006284
Naturalization April 19, 1892 (Age 35 years)
Note:
Letter 12/23/2007/egs Letter from The Old Age and Blind Persons Pensions Board dated March 3, 1947 returning Ernest Schneider's birth certificate. In the letter... "... gave his date of birth as April 9th, 1857; he also stated that he was naturalized on the 18th of April, 1892 at Morden, Manitoba." Signed, Chief Claims Clerk ref: file # 10867 - 13737
Marriage of a siblingHans Friedrich Emil QuittenbaumMarthe Clara SchneiderView this family
August 22, 1893 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: Marriage Registration Number: 1893,001344
Text:
The name shown is Hans Amittenbaum??
Birth of a daughter
#4
Eva Agatha Schneider
December 24, 1894 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1895-003745
Death of a daughterEva Agatha Schneider
April 10, 1895 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: Death Information File Registration # 1895-001619
Birth of a son
#5
Eric Hans Snyder
February 23, 1896 (Age 38 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1896-003915

Birth of a son
#6
John Richard Karl Schneider
May 4, 1898 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1898-007437
Death of a sonJohn Richard Karl Schneider
October 4, 1898 (Age 41 years)
Citation details: Death Information File Registration # 1898-002384
Birth of a daughter
#7
Elsie Johanna Schneider
August 12, 1899 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1899-001014
CensusEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
April 13, 1901 (Age 44 years)
Address: Morden Block 26
Note:
Schneiders begin at Line 35 of the 1901 Canadian Census Record. According to Line 30 of the Location Page of the 1901 Census, Schneiders lived in a 2 room house on 320 acres of land. It shows as 2 town lots with 3 dwelling houses, 1 storage building, and 3 other outbuildings. They were enumerated on 13 April, 1901.

Death of a motherJohanna Voelker
July 28, 1901 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: Death Record #1901,002126
Note: Name shown on the death record is Schnider, Johanna.
Birth of a son
#8
Walter Herman Schneider
September 4, 1902 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1902-005561
Birth of a son
#9
Herbert Arnold Schneider
August 9, 1905 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: Birth Information File Registration # 1905-006098
CensusEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
July 3, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Note:
1906 Census of the Northwest Provinces Schneiders are on Lines 37 to 40 of Page 1. Page 1 also shows they lived on Township 2W Range 27 Section 2. Schneiders are on Lines 1 to 5 of Page 2. If you can't read the text of the online Images, try using the 2 links below.. http://data6.archives.ca/lizardtech/iserv/getdoc?cat=sid&img=e/e049/e001205211.sid This census is microfilmed 2-up so you have to scroll over to the right for page 18 then go down to line 37. It shows they lived on Township 2W Range 27 Section 2. http://data6.archives.ca/lizardtech/iserv/getdoc?cat=sid&img=e/e049/e001205212.sid Lines 1 to 5 on the left of this page.

CensusEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
1911 (Age 53 years)
Address: South of Railway
Note: Schneiders 1911 Canadian Census Record shows them at Line 41 to 49.
CensusEmma Johanna Hermine SchweigerView this family
June 23, 1916 (Age 59 years)








Marriage of a childCharles Glenwood ConawayGertrude Martha SchneiderView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 25, 1918 (Age 61 years)
Death of a daughterAnnie Margaretta Schneider
December 19, 1918 (Age 61 years)
Cause: Ruptured appendix
Citation details: Death Registration File # 1918-071137
Text:
The name on the record shows as Margaret Snider.
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Margaret Glenda “Marge” Conaway
June 14, 1920 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Ralph Herbert Conaway
June 3, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childPhillip SchmalenbergElsie Johanna SchneiderView this family
Type: Religious marriage
July 10, 1929 (Age 72 years)
Note:
Schneider marriages GROOM'S LAST NAME: SCHMALENBERG GROOM'S GIVEN NAMES: PHILLIP BRIDE'S LAST NAME: SCHNEIDER BRIDE'S GIVEN NAMES: ELSIE JOHANNA DATE OF MARRIAGE: 10/07/1929 PLACE OF MARRIAGE: MORDEN REGISTRATION NUMBER: 1929,033362 REGISTRATION DATE:
Occupation
Blacksmith

Address: 275 Stephen St, Morden, MB
Corporation: Self Employed
Baptism of a granddaughterMargaret Glenda “Marge” Conaway
February 25, 1934 (Age 76 years)
Address: St. James' Church
Death December 13, 1935am (Age 78 years)
Cause of death: Bronchitis
Citation details: Death Information File Registration # 1935-048302
Burial December 16, 1935PM (3 days after death)
Morden, MB, CAN
Latitude: N49.190484 Longitude: W98.123911

Address: 49.190484, -98.123911 (provided by Rhonda Derksen, City of Morden, 11/2/2011) http://g.co/maps/mm5g8 The Hillside Cemetery location is – Lot 14, Block 14, #3
Cemetery: Hillside Cemetery
Note:
11/2/2011 Morden Cemetery map sent to me by Rhonda Derksen of the Town Of Morden. /egs
Ernst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery
Ernst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery

Note: Picture taken in 1970 when Elsie Schmalenberg, Marge, Buck Buckalew; Rose and Robert Snyder visited Morden

Address49.190188,-98.123896



Ernst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery
Ernst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery

Note: Picture taken in 1970 when Elsie Schmalenberg, Marge, Buck Buckalew; Rose and Robert Snyder visited Morden

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1855DEU
2 years
himself
3 years
younger brother
11 years
younger sister
Family with Emma Johanna Hermine Schweiger - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 2, 1886Dünaburg, East Prussia, DEU
2 years
son
13 months
daughter
Annie Margaretta Schneider
Birth: December 2, 1889 32 26R.M. of S. Dufferin, MB, CAN
Death: December 19, 1918St. Boniface, MB, CAN
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
Eva Agatha Schneider
Birth: December 24, 1894 37 31R.M. of Stanley, MB, CAN
Death: April 10, 1895R.M. of Stanley, MB, CAN
14 months
son
Eric Hans Snyder
Birth: February 23, 1896 38 32Morden, MB, CAN
Death: January 16, 1959St. Boniface, MB, CAN
2 years
son
15 months
daughter
3 years
son
Walter Herman Schneider
Birth: September 4, 1902 45 38Morden, MB, CAN
Death: February 22, 1989Kelowna, BC, CAN
3 years
son
Herbert Arnold Schneider
Birth: August 9, 1905 48 41Morden, MB, CAN
Death: July 4, 1967Long Beach, Los Angeles, CA, USA

ImmigrationCollections
DeathProvince of Manitoba Consumer & Corporate Affairs - Vital Statistics
Citation details: Death Information File Registration # 1935-048302
Birth
According to the 1901 Canadian census, Ernst's birthdate is the 9th of April. It is also shown as 9th of April on the Manitoba Vital Statistics death record. The 1906 Canadian census confirms the year as 1857. The 1911 Canadian census recordconfirms the month as April and the year as 1857. If we put all the facts together we get 9th April, 1857. /rws
Birth
2017-04-7 Memel is now part of Lithuania and is called Klaipeda. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Klaip%C4%97da
Marriage
Registration of Marriage Extraction from the book of the church of the evangelical lutheran parish of Dünaburg. In the year of eighteen hundred eighty six (1886), the second of June. Married in the house of Pastor F. Battner in Dünaburg. Nr 39 Ernst Friedrich Schneider, locksmith, son of the blacksmith Friedrick Schneider and his wife Johanna, nee Voelker; both are living. Born in Claus-Mutlen / Memel; evangelical lutheran confession; single, 29 years of age. Emma Johanna Hermine Schweiger, daughter of the deceased business man-Carl Schweiger and his wife Johanna nee Smith. Born in Memel; evangelical lutheran confession; single 22 years of age. The word-for-word coincidence of the above statements with the book of the church testifies the truth of the statement Dunaburg the 17th of November 1886 Signed F. Battner Pastor of Dunaburg Nr427
Marriage
Dunaburg (now Daugavpils, Latvia) is 400+km from Memel Prussia (now Klaipeda Lithuania). https://goo.gl/maps/tRumVJTyueu Wonder why and how both Ernst and Emma moved to Dunaburg. Before they emigrated to Canada they had a Blacksmith shop in Dunaburg. /egs 2017-04-10
Immigration
Arrived on the Allan Line Ship called the Norwegian II that left Glasgow Scotland on May 28, 1887 travelling with wife Hermine (age 24) and younger brother, Franz (age 28) at the time. They landed in Quebec and travelled by CPR train to Winnipeg. 5 Germans on the ship, all heading for Winnipeg to be "laborers". Ship Information http://www.norwayheritage.com/p_ship.asp?sh=norw2 Ship Name: Norwegian II Years in service: 1884- Funnels: 1 Masts: 3 Aliases: Ex-City of New York (1884) Shipping Line: Allan Ship Description: Built by Tod & McGregor, Glasgow, Scotland. Tonnage: 3,523. Dimensions: 375' x 39'. Single-screw, 11 knots. Compound engines. Three masts and one funnel. Iron hull. History: First sailing as Norwegian Glasgow-Quebec-Montreal, June 12, 1884. Made her final voyage to New York in 1900. Ran aground in Little Cod Bay in 1903. Refloated and broken up for scrap in the Netherlands. Ex-City of New York (1884). http://www.norwayheritage.com/p_ship.asp?sh=norw2
Census
Family 14 half way down the page.
Naturalization
Letter 12/23/2007/egs Letter from The Old Age and Blind Persons Pensions Board dated March 3, 1947 returning Ernest Schneider's birth certificate. In the letter... "... gave his date of birth as April 9th, 1857; he also stated that he was naturalized on the 18th of April, 1892 at Morden, Manitoba." Signed, Chief Claims Clerk ref: file # 10867 - 13737
Census
Schneiders begin at Line 35 of the 1901 Canadian Census Record. According to Line 30 of the Location Page of the 1901 Census, Schneiders lived in a 2 room house on 320 acres of land. It shows as 2 town lots with 3 dwelling houses, 1 storage building, and 3 other outbuildings. They were enumerated on 13 April, 1901.
Census
1906 Census of the Northwest Provinces Schneiders are on Lines 37 to 40 of Page 1. Page 1 also shows they lived on Township 2W Range 27 Section 2. Schneiders are on Lines 1 to 5 of Page 2. If you can't read the text of the online Images, try using the 2 links below.. http://data6.archives.ca/lizardtech/iserv/getdoc?cat=sid&img=e/e049/e001205211.sid This census is microfilmed 2-up so you have to scroll over to the right for page 18 then go down to line 37. It shows they lived on Township 2W Range 27 Section 2. http://data6.archives.ca/lizardtech/iserv/getdoc?cat=sid&img=e/e049/e001205212.sid Lines 1 to 5 on the left of this page.
Census
Schneiders 1911 Canadian Census Record shows them at Line 41 to 49.
Burial
11/2/2011 Morden Cemetery map sent to me by Rhonda Derksen of the Town Of Morden. /egs
Note
02/10/2008 Coming of the Railroad to Morden, MB http://www.mordenmb.com/visitors/docs/08-Railroad.pdf The Schneider home was right along the railroad tracks in Morden, probably not too far from the train station pictured here.
ImmigrationErnst and Franz Schneider ImmigrationErnst and Franz Schneider Immigration
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CensusSchneider 1901 Canadian Census Location RecordSchneider 1901 Canadian Census Location Record
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BurialErnst Schneider Grave - Hillside CemeteryErnst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery
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Note: Picture taken in 1970 when Elsie Schmalenberg, Marge, Buck Buckalew; Rose and Robert Snyder visited Morden
AddressErnst and Franz Schneider ImmigrationErnst and Franz Schneider Immigration
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AddressErnest Schneider letterErnest Schneider letter
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AddressErnst Schneider Grave - Hillside CemeteryErnst Schneider Grave - Hillside Cemetery
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Note: Picture taken in 1970 when Elsie Schmalenberg, Marge, Buck Buckalew; Rose and Robert Snyder visited Morden
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Note: Circa 1915 or 1916. Herb was born in 1905.
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Note: Ralph Conoway took these pictures in 1981
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This picture was taken in 1981 by Marge Buckalew (I10) on a visit to Morden. The man in the picture is Ralph Conoway (I9), brother of Marge. Ralph and Marge are the children of Gertrude Martha Schneider (I7) and Charles Glenn Conoway (I8). The house was located approximately at:
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This picture was taken in 1981 by Marge Buckalew (I10) on a visit to Morden. The man in the picture is Ralph Conoway (I9), brother of Marge. Ralph and Marge are the children of Gertrude Martha Schneider (I7) and Charles Glenn Conoway (I8). The house was located approximately at:
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Note: Ralph Conoway took these pictures in 1981
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