Cemetaries near Ferguson Flats

This section will contain information about the various Cemetaries in the Ferguson Flats and Primrose areas.

Ferguson Flats Cemetery List

ABRAM Albert

 

1888 - 1933

- came from Germany

- bachelor

- related to Seal family

 

ALLEN Archibald

 

1885 - 1968

- bachelor (uncle)

- brother - Thomas Allen 1872 - 1953

- brother - Bert

- came from Ontario

- broke up most of this country with

oxen

 

ALLEN Dolly (Tod)

1888 - 1987 (mother)

- wife of Thomas Allen 1872 - 1953
sister to John, Grover & Lewis
McClain, and Elizabeth Laughlin,
Daisy Dunham and Dora Martin
parents are Samuel & Margaret

McClain

 

ALLEN Thomas

1872 - 1953 (father)

- husband of Dolly Allen 1888 - 1967

- brother to Archibald Allen 1872 -

1953

- Thomas & Dolly are parents of Dan
Allen

 

ANTONIO Joseph Colin

 

July 1, 1971 - Nov 18, 1988

- beloved son of Bernice Zapesock &
Rudy Antonio

- hockey player picture on tombstone

 

ASHBY Arthur H.

 

1914 - 1969

- husband to Sophie Ashby

 

ASHBY Sophie

1925 - 1988

- daughter of John & Helen Bodnar
sister to Harry Bodnar * (buried in
Primrose Cern.), Mike Bodnar &
Mary Rivard (B.C.)

husband - Arthur Ashby 1914 - 69
children - Shirley Ockerman, Ella
Hillebrand, and Arthur Henry
Ashby (lives in Grand Prairie)

 

BARTHOLOMEW Emory Clinton

 

1906 - August 24, 1995

- predeceased by parents, Edward &
Harriet Bartholomew

- bachelor

- Uncle of Gaby Bayduza, Mary Nelson,

Bernice, Rita, Suzanne and Robby

 

BROWN Frank

 

1964 - 1986

- killed in accident

- son of Lloyd & Yvonne Brown

- brother of Raymond, Carol & Joanne

 

BROWN William A.

 

d. Dec 1933

 

DAHLGREN Charles

 

1891 - 1929

- husband of Velma Wise (nee Salmon

DARLING N. Lloyd

 

1899 - 1956 (Dad)

- husband of Edna Darling

- father of Morgan, Roy, Betty Butner

& Don

 

DARLING Shirley Fay

 

Baby - d. Dec. 1961

- daughter of Morgan & Joan

 

DUNBAR Francis (Frank)

 

1880 - 1964

 

DUNHAM Daisy

 

1877 - 1966 (mother)

- wife of William C. Dunham

 

DUNHAM Harvey Glen

 

d. Aug 18, 1998 - age of 81 yrs

- survived by wife Mildred
predeceased by parents William
Caleb & Daisy Dunham

 

DUNHAM  William B.

 

1908 - 1981 (father)

- son of William (1866 - 1947)

- husband of Daisy (1897 - 1966)

 

DUNHAM William Caleb *known as Caleb

 

1866 - 1947 (father)

- husband of Daisy Dunham (1877 -
1966)

- Father of Ethel, Ruth, Harvey &
Bill

- came into Alberta in 1911 from
Oklahoma

 

FERGUSON John "Jack" McFadzean

 

1882 - 1956

- died of a heart attach

would have been 95 yrs in Aug
family moved from Primrose area
Jack lived with Ben French

 

GALLAGHER James

 

- 1868 - 1948

- husband of Margaret

- James & Margaret were paretns of

Alta, Pearl, Florence, Gladys,
Leatha, Olive, Arthur & Roy

 

GALLAGHER Margaret May

 

1880 - 1974 (mother)

- wife of James Gallagher (1868 -
1948)

 

GALLAGHER Roy

1908 - 1992

- son of Margaret May (1880 - 1974)
and James Gallagher (1868
1918)

- brother to Arthur Gallagher

- husband of Marie

 

GUDWER William Christian

 

1888 - 1930 (father)

- buried beside Archibald Allen
(1885 - 1968)

killed in a hunting accident
- family left the area

 

GUSTAFSON Mary Ann

 

Sept 15-15, 1950

- daughter of Arvid & Hazel G.

 

HAMMOND Albert

 

1898 - 1977

- husband to Alta Euphemia Hammond
(1905 - 1957)

- adopted son - Raymond Hammond

- adopted daughter - Florence

Hammond who married George
Belter (Florence died in Jan of
1994)

 

HAMMOND Alta Euphemia

 

1905 - 1957

- died of Cancer

- husband - Albert Hammond 1898-1977

parents are Margaret & James
Gallagher

- sister to Roy Gallagher 1908 - 1992
surviving siblings are Olive
Nelson, Leatha Ockerman, Arthur
Gallagher and Gladys Christie

 

HEFFERNAN Brian D.

1962 - 1979

buried beside Edward Theodore
Hefferman

- son of Gerald & Marge Heffernan

 

HEFFERNAN Edward Theodore (Ted)

 

1903 - 1980

- brother of Gerald & Gabriel

- bachelor

 

HEFFERNAN Gerald Owen

 

June 20, 1913 - Feb 12, 1986
- loved by all who knew him

- husband of Marge Heffernan

- Brother of Theodore

 

HEFFERNAN Joseph Gabriel (Gay)

 

March 3, 1899 - March 16, 1988

- a truly Good and Patient Man who
put his trust in God

- bachelor - unmarried

- brother of Theodore & Gerald

 

HELLQUIST Anna May

 

d. Dec 1934

- sister to Ray Hellquist

 

HOARD Clarence

 

1918 - 1974

- husband of Hazel (Nelson) Hoard

 

HOARD Perry Manford

 

1958 - 1977

- son of Clarence & Hazel Hoard

- grandson of Chris & Amy Nelson

 

KEPKE Viola

 

1926 - 1989 (mother)

- daughter of Elizabeth Laughlin

- wife of Rufus who is buried in

Lindburg Cern

- daughters - Linda Ference and Myrna
(Ference)

 

KJENNER

Eva Elizabeth

 

1909 - 1983

 

KUMMETZ
Fritz

 

Dec 1, 1909 - May 19, 1990

- born in Kenisburg, East Prussia

- his mother - Liethian (country)

- Fritz came over in 1929 along with three brothers

- his wife was Louise (Schulz)
Kummetz. She came over in 1927
and was born in Germany

- his brothers were Otto, Ernie (who had TB in 1930's - shipped back and died over there), Eric (11 months younger than Fritz), and
Gustovf who stayed in Germany.

- Fritz played the violin by ear

 

KUMMETZ Louise (Schulz)

March 7, 1915 - Dec 29, 1991
- played guitar

wife of Fritz Kummetz

children: Waldemar "Mort", Bill,
Annette (Krause) , Mar ie
(Laughbrn), Bruno, Judy (Johnnie
Ockerman), Betty (Don Thomas),
Fritz (d. 1994), Linda (Korn),
and "Jim" Roger James Kummetz.

 

LAUGHLIN Elizabeth M.

1884 - 1956 (mother)

- son - Calvin Laughlin

 

LEMECHA Florence

1929 - 1984

- daughter to Fred & Lena

 

LEMECHA Fred

1892 - 1973

- husband of Lena (1908 - 1973)

- homesteaded in Primrose

 

LEMECHA Lena

1908 - 1973

- wife of Fred (1892 - 1973)

-Fred & Lena are parents of Emily,

Elsie, Steve, Larry & Mildred

 

LORENSON Audrey

1918 - June 4, 1998

LORENSON Fredrick o.

 

1907 - July 26,1997

- husband of Audrey Lorenson

- father of Orval & Marian

 

MARTIN Charles M.

 

1912 - 1956 (Dad)

- husband of Rosie Martin

   father of daughters      Barbara

Koppang & Betty Brown, (Twins);
and Teresa Kummetz and Edna
Zapesocki

 

MARTIN Dora A.

 

1880 - 1948

- wife of Joseph N. Martin (1875 -
1950)

daughter of Samuel & Margaret
McClain

sister to Elizabeth M. Laughlin
(1884 - 1956), Daisy Dunham, Dolly Allen and John McClain

 

MARTIN Ethel May

1898 - 1986

- wife and mother

- wife of R.K. Martin who came to

teach in F.F. in 1918. He
taught here for several years.
- daughter of Caleb & Daisy Dunham

- sister of Bill & Harvey Dunham.

 

MARTIN John Frederick (Fred)

 

Dec 14, 1905 - Oct 22, 1993
- son of Joe & Dora

- brother of Lewis, Charles, Bill,

Fred, Edna, Mary, Esther &
Joseph

 

MARTIN Joseph N.

 

1875 - 1950

- husband of Dora A. Martin (1880 -
1948)

children: Charles, Lewis, Bill, Fred (1905 - 1993), Edna Martin (Darling) , and Mary Martin (Cinnamon)

MARTIN Lewis C.

 

1903 - 1918

- died during flu epidemic

- mother planted lilac bush at foot

of his grave

- first burial in Ferguson Flats
Cem. - family donated the Cem.
land.

 

 

McCLAIN John

1882 - 1969

son of Samuel (1831-1925) &
Margaret McClain (1850-1934)

- uncle to Ethel May Martin (1898-

1986)

 

McCLAIN Margaret

1850 - 1934

- wife of Samuel McClain

- Sam & Margaret are the parents of

Daisy Dunham, Dolly (Tod) Allen,
Liz (Elizabeth) Laughlin, Dora
Martin-Grover, and John and
Lewis McClain

 

McCLAIN Samuel

- husband of Margaret McClain
(1950 - 1934)

- whole family came from Oklahoma in
1910

- Daisy Dunham is a daughter (1877-

      1966 )    Harvey Dunham is a

grandson

- Thomas Allen's mother - Dolly Allen
(1888 - 1987) is a McClain

- son - Grover McClain lives in BC

 

MELNYK Tillie

 

1914 - 1970

- never married

- sister to Pearl Zapesocki

 

MIKIETUK Anna

 

1902 - 1972 (mother)

- wife of Roman Mikietuk (1888 -
1971)

 

 

MIKIETUK Baby Boy

 

Nov 10 - 10, 1928

- parents - Anna (1902-1972) and
Roman (1888-1971) Mikietuk

 

MIKIETUK Roman

1888 - 1971

- husband of Anna (1902-1972)

- parents of Olga Ockerman

- homesteaded in Primrose

 

NELSON Amy

 

1894 - 1969

- wife of Chris Nelson (1893-1984)

- daughter of Arthur (1868-1947) and

Audrey Wise (1870-1940)

- parents of Audrey, Edward, Beulah,
Carl, Hazel, Iren, Hilda & Neil

 

NELSON Carl Harvey

 

1923 - 1986

- husband of Olive May (Gallagher)
(b. 1926 - living)

- son of Chris & Amy

father of Deanna (Fakeley) and
Donna (Brunnet)

 

NELSON Chris

1893 - 1984

- born in Denmark

- homesteaded in 1915

- husband of Amy Nelson (1894-1969)

 

NELSON Edward Chris

 

July 20, 1919 - Feb 22, 1985
- "life's work well done"

husband of Gwen

son of Chris (1893-1984) &
Amy Nelson (1894-1969)

father of Charles, Ellen, Amy,
Elaine & Brenda

 

NELSON Elsa

Jan 9, 1911 - March 21, 1995

- b. in Norway - carne to Alberta in
1911

- daughter to John & Anna Ockerman

- wife of Idelore Treffle Nelson

(Dec 28, 1902 - Nov 4, 1993).
He came from the states.

 

NELSON Idelore Treffle

 

Dec 28, 1902 - Nov 4, 1993

- husband of Elsa (Jan 9, 1911 -
March 21, 1955)

 

OCKERMAN Anna S.

1887 - 1959

- wife of John Ockerman (1882 - 1971)

- came from Norway in 1911

 

OCKERMAN Arnold

Jan 4, 1928 - June 27, 1986
- married - April 22, 1961

husband of Shirley (Nov 26, 1944 -
1997)

loved hunting (picture of deer on
tombstone)

died of Cancer

son of John & Anna

 

OCKERMAN Carl F.

 

1918 - 1991

- parents - John (1882-1971) &
Anna Ockerman (1887-1959)
- husband of Olga (living)

- father of Dianne, Sandra & Karen

 

OCKERMAN John

1882 - 1971

- born in Norway

- homesteaded in F.F. in 1911

- husband of Anna S. Ockerman (1887- 1959)

children: Carl F. (1918-1991),
Lloyd (1915-1974), Melvin
(1921), Elsa (Nelson) (1911- March 21, 1955), Arnold (1928- 1986; whose wife is Shirley),
John & Lilly (Swanson) and John Ockerman

 

OCKERMAN Lloyd Norman

 

1915 - 1974

- oldest son of John & Anna Ockerman

- husband of Mary

- father of John & Dale

 

OCKERMAN Melvin Robert

 

Jan 28, 1920 - June 29, 1989
husband of Leatha (Gallagher)

Ockerman

- children: "Robert", Carole, Randy
and Myles.

 

OCKERMAN Shirley Ann

 

Nov 26, 1944 - March 20, 1997
- wife of Arnold

- daughter of Sophie & Arthur Ashby

- Mother of Christine, Gary,Marlon,

Valerie & Glen

 

PETERSON  Sigvard

1911 - 1991

- husband of Ecca Peterson

 

PETERSON  Terry

Feb 17, 1943 - Oct 31, 1972

- killed accident (driving a UFA fuel truck)

husband of Carol(Ockerman)Peterson

- son of Sigvard & Ecca Peterson

 

QUAYLE Albert

1877 - 1954

- buried beside his brother, Ronald
Quayle (Dec 1927)

 

QUAYLE Ronald

d. Dec 1927

- brother of Reg. and Ronald

 

SAMUOLIS Anton

 

1904 - 1971

- came from Coleman in 1952

-' Ethnic background is Lithuanian

 

SCOTT Dora

 

1921 - 1991

- granddaughter of Joseph & Dora
Martin (pioneers of F.F.)

- wife of Vic Scott

- Mother of Gordon, Dianne, Sandra &

Barbara

- daughter of Harry & Mary Cinnamon (nee Martin)

SHULTZ Elizabeth

1896 - 1996

(maiden name is Fessel)
- came from Germany

- mother of Louise Kummetz

 

SHULTZ Otto H.

 

1895 - 1990

- came from Germany

- husband of Elizabeth Schultz

- grandparents to Waldemar "Mort"

Kummetz

 

STOREY Amy A.

 

1891 - 1971 (mother)

- wife of Ralph W. Storey (1897-1966)

 

STOREY Ralph W.

 

1897 - 1966

- husband of Amy A. Storey (1891-
1971)

 

STOREY W. George

 

1918 - 1967

- son of Ralph (1897-1966) and Amy
Storey (1891-1971).

- bachelor

 

WISE Arthur

1868 - 1947

- husband of Audrey Wise (1870-1940)

- parents of Amy Nelson (1894-1969)

 

WISE Audrey

1870 -1940

- wife of Arthur Wise (1868-1947)

- originally from England

 

ZAPESOCKI Donald

1943 - 1957

- parents - Nick (1907-1994) and
Pearl Zapesocki (1917- )

 

ZAPESOCKI Nick

1907 - 1994

- husband of Pearl

- parents of Donald (1943-1957),

Harry, Bill, Edward, Metro,
Russell, Elsie, & Fred

 

 

 

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