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Joseph Couch
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1852
Belleville
Ontario, Canada
Death: Oct. 26, 1932
Port Arthur
Ontario, Canada

Notes: According to other family records Joseph died on the 27th of Oct 1932, but his Obit. indicated he died on the 26th of Oct 1932.


Couch, Joseph Wed 26 Oct 1932 Fort William Daily Times Journal

The death occurred this morning in the Port Arthur General Hospital of Joseph Couch, 77, a resident of the district for the last three weeks. The late Mr. Couch, a brother of the late Moses Couch and James Couch, pioneer residents of the district, had made his home with his daughter, Mrs. A. Casmey of Hymers. He was born in the east and came here from Trenton, Ont. He is survived by five daughters; Mrs. H. Woodbeck of South Gillies; Mrs. G. Finlay of Vawn, Sask; Mrs. F. Richard of Rochester, NY; Mrs. H. Maybee, of Niagara Falls, NY: and Mrs. A. Casmey, Hymers and one son Frank of Rochester, NY. Funeral arrangements will be announced later pending word from relatives. Burial likely be at Hymers.

Joseph Couch
Birth: January 11, 1852
in Roddon Twshp., Hasting County, Ontario, Canada

Death: October 26, 1932
in Port Arthur, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

Parents:
Daniel Couch 1826 1876
Mary Ann "Annie" Degroff 1827 1903

Spouse: Martha Benns 1858

Children:
1. Mary Eliza Couch 1880
2. Louella "Laura" "Lula" Couch 1882
3. Myrtle Couch 1885
4. Franklin Elmer Couch 1887 1952
5. Ethel Rosalina Couch 1892
6. Jeanette "Mattie" Couch 1895

Spouse 2. Mary Barker 1858

1852 11 Jan Birth Roddon Twshp., Hasting County, Ontario, Canada
6 source citations
1871 Census Age: 19 ResidenceMonmouth Twshp., Peterborough North, Ontario, CanadaEnglish; Wesleyan Methodist; Farmer
1 source citation
1880 approx Age: 28 Marriage to Martha BennsBrighton Village, Northumberland County, Ontario, Canada

1881 Census Age: 29 Residence Murray Twshp., Northumberland East, Ontario, Canada English; Methodist; Laborer
1 source citation
1891CensusAge: 39 Residence Murray Twshp., Northumberland East, Ontario, Canada Methodist
1 source citation
1901 Census Age: 49 Residence Brighton Twshp., Northumberland (East/est), Ontario, Canada Scotch; Presbyterian; Occupation: Canal Laborer
1 source citation
1921 2 Mar Age: 69 Residence Trenton, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada Marital Status: Widower; Occupation: Laborer; Religion: Methodist
1 source citation
1921 2 Mar Age: 69 Marriage to Mary Barker Trenton, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada F.W. Armstrong, Church of England officiated; William and Rose Ann Fuller were witnesses;
1 source citation
1932 26 Oct Age: 80 Residence Hymers, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada Widowed; English; Occupation: Retired

1932 26 Oct Age: 80 Death Port Arthur, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
Location: General Hospital - 3 weeks; Cause of Death: Heart Disease and old age; Duration of Illness: 2 years; Doctor R A Caldwell, Port Arthur
; infomation provided by daughter, Mrs A Casmey, Hymers
1 source citation
1932 30 Oct Burial: Hymers, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada Undertaker: Charle G Jenkins, Fort William, Ontario

 
 
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 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Couch Casmey (1880 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hymers Cemetery
Hymers
Thunder Bay District
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Denise Gill
Record added: Jun 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92405785
 

 
 
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