Edith Rae McKusick

F, b. 23 January 1920, d. 20 November 1962
FatherBenjamin Webster McKusick b. 14 Jun 1872, d. 10 May 1959
MotherLilian Jeanette Hanson b. 30 May 1880, d. 9 Mar 1960
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     Edith was born on 23 January 1920 at Scobey, MT. She married Arthur Blackham on 6 September 1941 at Mission City, Brit. Col., Canada. Edith died on 20 November 1962 at Abbotsford, Brit. Col., Canada, at age 42.

Family

Arthur Blackham
Children

Nona Pamelia Brawn

F, b. 25 September 1914, d. 16 August 1954
FatherGeorge Albert Brawn b. 28 Aug 1880, d. Mar 1941
MotherEthel May Nutter b. 19 Jun 1885, d. 4 Apr 1967
     Nona was born on 25 September 1914 at Ripley, ME. She married Irl Lawrence McKusick in 1931. Nona died on 16 August 1954 at Dexter, ME, at age 39.

Family

Irl Lawrence McKusick b. 30 Mar 1911, d. 2 May 2001
Child

Roger Soule

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FatherClarence Soule
MotherEvelyn Whitney
ChartsDescendants of Matthew and Mary Bettis McKusick
Descendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     He married Barbara (Bonnie) Otto on 20 October 1946 at Plympton, MA.

Family

Barbara (Bonnie) Otto b. 31 Jan 1922, d. 24 Oct 1989
Children

Ephraim Jewett

M, b. 13 March 1747
FatherNehemiah Jewett b. 14 Mar 1683, d. 24 Aug 1747
MotherKatherine Garland d. 6 Nov 1747
     Ephraim died at Denmark, ME. Ephraim was born on 13 March 1747 at Ipswich, MA.1 He married Sarah Spofford on 20 June 1771 at Boxford, MA.

Family 1

Sarah Spofford b. 7 Apr 1753, d. 9 Nov 1827

Family 2

Sarah Spoffard
Children

Citations

  1. [S283] Blodgett & Jewett, Early Settlers of Rowley, Mass.

Harry Scheerer

M, b. 1882, d. 1962
     Harry was born in 1882. He married Margaret Emily McKusick in 1916. Harry died in 1962.

Family

Margaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
Children

Melvin Connon Ruston

M, b. 27 June 1904, d. 29 June 1977
     Melvin was born on 27 June 1904. He married Margaret Emily McKusick in 1930 at Rock Glen, Sask., Canada. Melvin died on 29 June 1977 at Lethbridge, Alta., Canada, at age 73.

Family

Margaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
Children

Elva Leona Scheerer

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FatherHarry Scheerer b. 1882, d. 1962
MotherMargaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     Elva was married for about one year (her 2nd marriage) to a man named Mayotte. Although official records show her as "Mayotte", she is known to her friends and family as "Murtagh".
She married Francis Anthony Murtagh on 24 December 1943 at North Bay, Ont., Canada.

Family

Francis Anthony Murtagh b. 21 Jul 1923, d. Jul 1972
Children

Lillian Scheerer

F, b. 29 June 1924, d. 2007
FatherHarry Scheerer b. 1882, d. 1962
MotherMargaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     Lillian was born on 29 June 1924 at Willow Bunch, Sask., Canada. She married Roger Perreault on 20 October 1944 at N. Battleford, Ontario, Canada. Lillian Scheerer died in 2007.

Family

Roger Perreault b. 23 Jul 1912, d. 10 Jan 1975
Children

Melvin James Ruston

M, b. 7 November 1931, d. 15 April 2015
FatherMelvin Connon Ruston b. 27 Jun 1904, d. 29 Jun 1977
MotherMargaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     Melvin was born on 7 November 1931 at Rocanville, Sask., Canada. He married Helen Jane Leverick on 4 June 1955 at Lethbridge, Alta., Canada. Melvin James Ruston died on 15 April 2015 at age 83.

Kenneth Winston Ruston

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FatherMelvin Connon Ruston b. 27 Jun 1904, d. 29 Jun 1977
MotherMargaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     He worked for the City of Lethbridge for 33 years before retiring in 1987.

He married Patricia Connaughty on 14 June 1958 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada. Kenneth was granted a divorce from Patricia Connaughty in 1967. He married Marie Dorinne Martin in 1984 at Lethbridge, Alta., Canada. Kenneth was granted a divorce from Marie Dorinne Martin in November 1991.

Family 2

Marie Dorinne Martin b. 19 Nov 1935, d. 25 Jul 2005

Gerald Ruston

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FatherMelvin Connon Ruston b. 27 Jun 1904, d. 29 Jun 1977
MotherMargaret Emily McKusick b. 23 Jul 1899, d. 19 Jan 1984
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick

William Turcotte

M, b. 9 November 1881, d. 19 November 1938
FatherEdward Lucien Henry Turcotte b. 19 Jul 1850, d. 26 Jun 1928
MotherMarilda Mary Fortier b. 14 Nov 1856, d. 28 Feb 1936
     William was born on 9 November 1881 at Chicago, IL. He married Laura May McKusick on 27 June 1917 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada. William died on 19 November 1938 at Black Diamond, Alta., Canada, at age 57.

Family

Laura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
Children

Vera Lillian Turcotte

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FatherWilliam Turcotte b. 9 Nov 1881, d. 19 Nov 1938
MotherLaura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She had an interesting life having been born in Montana and living in four Canadien provinces. The first school she attended had previously been the ranch house of her grandparents, Ben and Lillian McKusick. It was subsequently moved from Bordervale, Sask. to Killdeer, Sask. where it is used as a church. She was a sales clerk for Eatons of Canada for many years.
She married Willard F. Johnston on 16 July 1941 at Haney, Brit. Col., Canada.

Family

Willard F. Johnston b. 18 Dec 1914, d. 6 Jun 1998
Children

William Lawrence Turcotte

M, b. 17 April 1922
FatherWilliam Turcotte b. 9 Nov 1881, d. 19 Nov 1938
MotherLaura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     William died. He served in the Royal Canadien Navy during World War II. William was born on 17 April 1922 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada. He married Alice Agnes Herman on 24 May 1949 at High River, Alta., Canada. He married Gladys M. Fowler on 17 July 1973 at Drayton Valley, Alta., Canada.

Family 1

Alice Agnes Herman b. 2 Apr 1930, d. 27 Oct 1967
Children

Rilla Mary Turcotte

F, b. 24 December 1923, d. 11 October 2004
FatherWilliam Turcotte b. 9 Nov 1881, d. 19 Nov 1938
MotherLaura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     Rilla was born on 24 December 1923 at Scobey, MT. She married Herbert Adams on 8 November 1941 at High River, Alta., Canada. Rilla died on 11 October 2004 at Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, at age 80.

Shada Marie Turcotte

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FatherWilliam Turcotte b. 9 Nov 1881, d. 19 Nov 1938
MotherLaura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She worked on the ALCAN Highway, 159 miles north of Ft. Nelson in 1942 & 1943.
She married Kenneth Lesley Campbell on 4 December 1943 at Calgary, Alta., Canada. She married Eugene L. Corrigan on 12 May 1950 at Fort McLeod, Alta., Canada.

Family 1

Kenneth Lesley Campbell b. 23 Aug 1919, d. 10 Aug 1946
Child

Carol Marjory Turcotte

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FatherWilliam Turcotte b. 9 Nov 1881, d. 19 Nov 1938
MotherLaura May McKusick b. 12 Jun 1901, d. 16 May 1996
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married William Harold Holt in 1946 at Calgary, Alta., Canada.

Chresten Kornum

M, b. 19 September 1893, d. 13 April 1981
     Chresten was born on 19 September 1893 at Denmark. He married Alice Jeanette McKusick on 6 September 1923 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada. Chresten died on 13 April 1981 at Trail, Brit. Col., Canada, at age 87.

Verona Bodell Kornum

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FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married Nicholas Steff on 30 October 1943 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada. She married John Prefontaine on 2 December 1966 at Moose Jaw, Sask., Canada.

Family 2

John Prefontaine b. 1918, d. 16 Feb 1990

Lauris Chester Kornum

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FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     He married Frances Warken on 12 May 1954 at Big Beaver, Sask., Canada.

Karen Lillian Kornum

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FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married Philip Warken.

Shirley Ann Kornum

F
FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married Norbert Warken on 14 July 1950 at Big Beaver, Sask., Canada.

Family

Norbert Warken
Children

Christine Jennette Kornum

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FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married Marcel Gaudry on 28 July 1952 at Assiniboia, Sask., Canada.

Family

Marcel Gaudry b. 8 Feb 1924, d. 23 Feb 2007
Children

Keith William Kornum

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FatherChresten Kornum b. 19 Sep 1893, d. 13 Apr 1981
MotherAlice Jeanette McKusick b. 9 Mar 1903, d. 5 May 1992
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     He married Carol Elaine Lohmeyer on 27 February 1963 at Regina, Sask., Canada.

Joseph Brandiezs

M, b. 24 July 1906, d. 5 December 1987
     He was sick for the last eight years of his life.
Joseph was born on 24 July 1906 at Winnipeg, MT.1 He married Shada Marie McKusick on 12 March 1929 at Rock Glen, Sask., Canada. Joseph died on 5 December 1987 at Abbotsford, Brit. Col., Canada, at age 81.

Family

Shada Marie McKusick b. 7 Nov 1904, d. 21 Sep 1993

Citations

  1. [S594] He may have born as late as 19 Jul 1907.

Annie Barstad

F
FatherHenry Barstad
     She married William Clark McKusick on 28 October 1938 at Scobey, MT.

Family

William Clark McKusick b. 17 Jun 1908, d. 5 Apr 1989

Almer Barstad

M, b. 25 January 1903, d. 6 November 1960
FatherOle Barstad
     Almer was born on 25 January 1903 at North Dakota. He married Frances Joy McKusick on 16 April 1936 at Rock Glen, Sask., Canada. Almer died on 6 November 1960 at Rock Glen, Sask., Canada, at age 57.

Family

Frances Joy McKusick b. 31 May 1917, d. 22 Sep 1997
Children

Bruce E. Miller

M
     He married Frances Joy McKusick on 19 November 1969 at Seattle, WA.

Family

Frances Joy McKusick b. 31 May 1917, d. 22 Sep 1997

Marlene Barstad

F
FatherAlmer Barstad b. 25 Jan 1903, d. 6 Nov 1960
MotherFrances Joy McKusick b. 31 May 1917, d. 22 Sep 1997
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married Henry Hanvold on 21 May 1955 at Opheim, MT. Marlene was granted a divorce from Henry Hanvold in September 1972 at Seattle, WA. She married Donald Kean on 18 May 1974 at Seattle, WA. Marlene was granted a divorce from Donald Kean on 25 August 1989.

Family 2

Donald Kean

Maxine Elaine Barstad

F
FatherAlmer Barstad b. 25 Jan 1903, d. 6 Nov 1960
MotherFrances Joy McKusick b. 31 May 1917, d. 22 Sep 1997
ChartsDescendants of John and Lydia Bettis McKusick
     She married William Carter on 17 June 1959 at Bellingham, WA. Maxine was granted a divorce from William Carter in February 1965 at Seattle, WA. She married Howard Loss on 7 November 1967 at Seattle, WA.

Family 2

Howard Loss