Person:Matilda Ristau (1)

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Matilda Augusta Ristau
m. 22 Mar 1882
  1. Alvina Ristau1884 - 1963
  2. Helena Martha Ristau1885 - 1959
  3. Mary Rosa Ristau1887 - AFT 1959
  4. Wilhelmina Albertina Ristau1888 - 1959
  5. Martha Augusta Rista1890 - ABT 1924
  6. Emma Elizabeth Ristau1891 - 1966
  7. Matilda Augusta Ristau1893 - 1971
  8. William Frederick Ristau1895 - 1951
  9. Annie Teresa Ristow1898 - 1975
  10. Charles Louis Ristau1899 - 1949
m. AFT 05 JUN 1916
  1. Eva Joy Briscoe1922 - 2003
  2. Theodore Francis Briscoe1926 - 1942
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Matilda Augusta Ristau
Alt Name[3][4][2][5] Tillie Ristau
Alt Name[6] Lildia Raestow
Gender Female
Birth[7][6][4][5] 30 DEC 1893 Killaloe, Hagarty, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada
Marriage AFT 05 JUN 1916 to Reuben Francis Briscoe
Death[1][2][8] 05 JAN 1971 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Burial[2][5] 08 JAN 1971 Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Peter C. Smith, GED File Dec 1998, Location: Ontario, Questionable quality.

    According to Peter Smith, Rueben and Tillie were killed in a car accident. They pulled to the side of the road during a snowstorm and were hit. However, their obituaries confirm they died several years apart. Since Tillie died in January, I assume she was the victim of the accident.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Woodlawn Cemetery, Secondary quality.

    Last name First NamePermit# Burial Block-Lot-SectionDateof death Date of Burial
    BRISCOE BRUCE WARREN 57764 35A-L122-NHNov-27-2007 Dec-01-2007
    BRISCOE DENNIS BARRY 23716 113RC-L036-N1/2W1/4TR Dec-04-1963 Dec-06-1963
    BRISCOE EVELYN IRENE 27495 35A-L122-NHNov-24-1968 Nov-27-1968
    BRISCOE MATHILDA AUGUSTA (TILLIE)29158 88-L105-N1/2Jan-05-1971 Jan-08-1971
    BRISCOE REUBEN FRANCES 33007 88-L105-N1/2Sep-02-1975 Sep-04-1975
    BRISCOE THEODORE FRANCIS 10830 88-L105-S1/2May-03-1942 May-07-1942

  3. Obituary of Minnie Summach, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Saskatoon Star Pheonix Obituaries (Google News). (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada), 1959, Secondary quality.

    "Tillie" is mentioned as surviving her sister, Minnie.

  4. 4.0 4.1 Renfrew, Ontario, Canada. 1911 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada), page 20, 5 Jun 1911, Primary quality.

    1911 / Ontario / 117 Renfrew South / 14 Hagarty

    1911 / Ontario / 117 Renfrew South / 14 Hagarty / page 20
    8 152 Ristau William M Head M Feb 1850 61 Germany 1862 GermanCanadian Baptist Farmer
    9 152 Ristau Mary F Wife M Feb 1862 49 O(ntario) German CanadianBaptist
    10 152 Ristau Martha F Daughter S Jan 1890 21 O(ntario) GermanCanadian Baptist
    11 152 Ristau Emmie F Daughter S Jul 1891 19 O(ntario) GermanCanadian Baptist
    12 152 Ristau Tillie F Daughter S Dec 1893 17 O(ntario) GermanCanadian Baptist
    13 152 Ristau Willie M Son S Oct 1895 15 O(ntario) German CanadianBaptist
    14 152 Ristau Tessie F Daughter S Jan 1898 13 O(ntario) GermanCanadian Baptist
    15 152 Ristau Charlie M Son S Jul 1899 11 O(ntario) German CanadianBaptist
    16 152 Ristau Henrietta F Mother W Oct 1822 88 Germany 1862 GermanCanadian Baptist

  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Obituary of Rueben Briscoe, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Saskatoon Star Pheonix Obituaries (Google News). (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada), Page 47, 3 Sep 1975, Secondary quality.

    "Tillie" predeceased her husband.

    BRISCOE - The death of Reuben Francis Briscoe age 83 years of 309 - 25th Street W., Saskatoon occurred in hospital on September 2, 1975. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, September 6th at 1:30 p.m. from the Chapel of Saskatoon Funeral Home conducted by Rev. William Wood. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Albert Horner (Joy) of Blaine Lake, 5 grandchildren: <names of living individuals have been removed> 4 great-grandchildren; 3 brothers and 2 sisters. He was predeceased by his wife Tillie in 1971. Mr. Briscoe was born in Renfrew, Ontario ad in 1905 came west to settle near Saskatoon. In 1910he moved to Wiseton where he homesteaded and continued to farm until 1925 when he came to Saskatoon. He had been employed by the firm of R.B. McLeod and later was with the City of Saskatoon. At the time of his retirement he was Superintendent of Works. Following his retirement he worked with the Western Development Museum and later supervised the building of the North Battleford Museum, where the main street was named in his honour. Interment will take place in Woodlawn Cemetery,(courtesy parking south of the Chapel on 4th Avenue at 25th street.)

  6. 6.0 6.1 Renfrew, Ontario, Canada. 1901 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 1901), Page 14, 31 Mar 1901, Primary quality.

    ON RENFREW (South/Sud) (#111) Subdistrict: Hagarty, Sherwood & Jones i-2

    39 116 Raestow William M Head M Feb 11 1850 51 German 1861 FarmerBaptist
    40 116 Raestow Mary F Wife S Feb 22 1862 39
    41 116 Raestow Alvena F Daughter S Jan 27 1884 17
    42 116 Raestow Lena F Daughter S Aug 15 1885 16
    43 116 Raestow Mary F Daughter S Jan 3 1887 15
    44 116 Raestow Minnie F Daughter S Jun 6 1888 14
    45 116 Raestow Martha F Daughter S Jan 10 1890 11
    46 116 Raestow Emma F Daughter S Jul 20 1891 10
    47 116 Raestow Lildia F Daughter S Dec 30 1893 8
    48 116 Raestow William M Son S Oct 24 1895 6
    49 116 Raestow Taressa F Daughter S Jan 27 1898 3
    50 116 Raestow Charlie M Son S Jul 25 1900 ?

  7. Peter C. Smith - Home, Questionable quality.
  8. Obituary of Tillie Briscoe, in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Saskatoon Star Pheonix Obituaries (Google News). (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada), Page 47, 6 Jan 1971, Secondary quality.

    BRISCOE - The death of Mrs. Matilda Augusta (Tillie) Briscoe age 77years, of 309 25th Street W., Saskatoon occurred in a local hospital on January 3rd, 1971. The funeral service will be held on Friday, January8th at 1:30 p.m. from First Baptist Church conducted by Rev. William R. Wood. (In lieu of flowers, donations to the Saskatchewan Heart Fund, 511 Canada Building, Saskatoon would be appreciated). Surviving are: her loving husband, Reuben; a daughter, Mrs. Albert Horner (Joy) of Blaine Lake; five grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; two sisters: Mrs. J. G. Kuehl and Mrs. Samuel Henderson, both of Killaloe, Ontario. She was predeceased by a son, Ted in 1942. Mrs. Briscoe was born in Killaloe and came west to Wiseton where she homesteaded with her husband and continued to farm in the district until 1926. For the past 44 years she had resided in Saskatoon. Mrs. Briscoe was a member of First Baptist Church and was active in Mission Circles. She had been a member of the Walter Murray Chapter of I.O.D.E. Interment will take place in Woodlawn Cemetery. Saskatoon Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.