Valentine Wild

Valentine Wild

Male 1866 - 1929  (62 years)

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  • Name Valentine Wild 
    Born 8 Jul 1866  Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Jan 1929  Stanley Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 17 Jan 1929  St Peter's RC Cemetery, St. Joseph, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I360  Default
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2018 

    Father John Joseph Wild,   b. 17 Jun 1825, Sinsheim, Baden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Tue 27 Feb 1900, at home, Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Fredericka "Freda" Bickle,   b. 24 Sep 1840, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1922, Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 1860 
    Notes 
    • Canada Census 1861-1901
      1861 Census, Stanley township
      Household headed by Joseph Wyld, 35 yo, from Germany, Roman Catholic, occupation farmer. Wife Fredericka, 21 yo. Son Joseph, 5 yo. Daughter Elizabeth, 4 yo.

    • 1871 Census, Stanley township, South Huron, Ontario
      Household headed by Joseph Wild, 46 yo, from Germany, Roman Catholic, occupation farmer. Wife Frederica, 29 yo, born in Germany, Roman Catholic. Son Joseph, 15 yo. Daughter Elizabeth, 14 yo. Daughter Rachel, 10 yo. Daughter Wilhelmina, 8 yo. Son August, 7 yo. Daughter Veronica, 6 yo. Son Valentine, 5 yo. Daughter Frances, 2 yo.

    • 1881 Canadian census, Stanley township, Huron South, Ontario
      Household headed by Joseph Wild, 53 yo, born in Germany in 1828. Occupation farming. Religion Catholic. Wife Fredericka, 40 yo, born in Germany in 1841, Catholic. 10 children all born in Ontario. Daughter Rachel 1862, Daughter Wilhelmina 1864, Son August 1865, occupation school, Son Valentine, 1867, occupation school, Daughter Veronica 1867, Daughter Frances 1870, occupation school, Son Louis, 1871, occupation school, Daughter Ellen, 1874, Daughter Annie, 1877, Daughter Catherine 1877 and Daughter Florence 1879.

    • 1891 Census, Stanley township, Huron South, Ontario
      Household headed by Joseph Wild, 65 yo, born in Germany, Roman Catholic, occupation farmer. Wife Fredericka, 50 yo, born in Germany, Roman Catholic. Children: Daughter Rachel 28, Son August 26, Son Valentine 24, Daughter Veronica 23, Daughter Frances 20, Son Louis, 19, Daughter Ellen 17, Daughter Catherine 14, Daughter Annie 14 and Daughter Florence 12.

      Joseph died in 1900...Valentine becomes Head of Family.

      1901 Canadian census, Stanley township, Huron South, Ontario
      Household headed by Valentine Wild, born 5 Jul 1868, Roman Catholic, occupation farmer. Mother Frederica, dob 24 Sep 1840, born in Germany, immigrated in 1848. Daughter Veronica, dob 20 Dec 1869. Daughter Ellen, dob 8 Sep 1875. Daughter Annie, dob 14 Dec 1877. Daughter Florence, dob 24 Feb 1878.
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    Family Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan,   b. 14 May 1874, McKillop Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wed 30 Sep 1959, Seaforth, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1907  St. Columban Church, St. Columban, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • In 1918, Valentine Wild & Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan were living ouside Bayfield, Ontario, Canada on the John Joseph Wild homestead farm.
    Children 
    +1. Mary Lillian Wild,   b. Wed 30 Sep 1908, Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Tues 28 Oct 1941, Lot 9 Concession 9, Hay Township, Zurich, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
    +2. Fergus Joseph Wild, WW II Veteran Canadian Army Royal Highland Light Infantry,   b. 23 Oct 1910, Stanley Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1993, Parkwood Hospital, London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. Louis Alvin Wild,   b. 13 Nov 1914, Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Oct 2004, Huronview Manor, Clinton, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +4. John Peter Wild,   b. 5 Aug 1917, Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Oct 1986, Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +5. Veronica (Vera) Agnes Wild,   b. 26 Jun 1920, Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mon 5 Mar 2007, Avalon Retirement Home, Orangeville, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Photos
    Valentive & Bridget Agnes (O'Sullivan) Wild family circa 1925
Back row: Louis, Valentine, Fergus Joseph and Mary Lillian
Front row: Veronica (Vera), Bridget Agnes and John
    Valentive & Bridget Agnes (O'Sullivan) Wild family circa 1925 Back row: Louis, Valentine, Fergus Joseph and Mary Lillian Front row: Veronica (Vera), Bridget Agnes and John
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    Last Modified 17 Jan 2015 
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  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jul 1866 - Bayfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Valentine Wild circa 1924
    Valentine Wild circa 1924
    August Wild, Valentine Wild and Louis Wild
    August Wild, Valentine Wild and Louis Wild
    Valentine Wild
    Valentine Wild
    August, Valentine and Louis Wild
    August, Valentine and Louis Wild
    1. Henry Young (40), 2 Charles Young (50) 3 John Young (54), 4 Alexander Young (38), 5. Valentine Wild (40) and 6. Charles Sylvester Young (13).  Missing William Young (60) and James Young (62)
    1. Henry Young (40), 2 Charles Young (50) 3 John Young (54), 4 Alexander Young (38), 5. Valentine Wild (40) and 6. Charles Sylvester Young (13). Missing William Young (60) and James Young (62)
    Taken at the Joseph Wild Homestead Farm which Valentine took over after Joseph died in 1900. Valentine Wild and Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan were married in 1907 and this picture may have been taken at their wedding reception at home.
    August, Valentine & Louis Wild
    August, Valentine & Louis Wild
    taken at Jefferson studio, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
    Back:  Henry Young, Frances Wild Young, Alex Young, John Young and  Charles Young.
Middle: Valentine Young, Anne Young, Gertrude Young, Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan Wild, Jane Young and Elizabeth Young.
Front: Charles Sylvester Young and Louis Wild.
    Back: Henry Young, Frances Wild Young, Alex Young, John Young and Charles Young. Middle: Valentine Young, Anne Young, Gertrude Young, Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan Wild, Jane Young and Elizabeth Young. Front: Charles Sylvester Young and Louis Wild.
    Bk: Charles Young, Henry Young. Alexander Young & John Young.
Mid: Frances Wild, Valentine Wild, Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan & Anne Young.
Ft: Gertrude Young, Fanny Wild and Elizabeth Young
    Bk: Charles Young, Henry Young. Alexander Young & John Young. Mid: Frances Wild, Valentine Wild, Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan & Anne Young. Ft: Gertrude Young, Fanny Wild and Elizabeth Young

    Documents
    Obituary of Valentine Wild
    Obituary of Valentine Wild
    Birth Recording: Fergus Joseph Wild 21 Oct 1910
    Birth Recording: Fergus Joseph Wild 21 Oct 1910
    First Son of Valentine Wild & Agnes O'Sullivan.
    #023747 Stanley Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
    Obituary Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan 14 May 1876-30 Sep 1959 wife of the late Valentine Wild
    Obituary Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan 14 May 1876-30 Sep 1959 wife of the late Valentine Wild
    Obituary Valentine Wild 8 Jul 1866-14 Jan 1929
    Obituary Valentine Wild 8 Jul 1866-14 Jan 1929
    Cause of death was a severe attack of influenza.
    Obituary correction: Valentine left his widow; Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan with five children (born/age); Mary Lillian 1909 age 20, Fergus Joseph 1910 age 19, Louis Alvin 1914 age 15, John Peter 1918 age 11 and Veronica (Vera) Agnes 1920 age 9.

    Headstones
    Valentine Wild, Agnes O'Sullivan and Ellen Wild.
East side of the Wild Headstone (summertime view)
    Valentine Wild, Agnes O'Sullivan and Ellen Wild. East side of the Wild Headstone (summertime view)
    Headstone Valentine Wild 1866-1929 & Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan 1876-1959 and Valentine's sister Ellen 1873-1921 (wintertime peace)
    Headstone Valentine Wild 1866-1929 & Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan 1876-1959 and Valentine's sister Ellen 1873-1921 (wintertime peace)
    St. Peter's Cemetery, St Joseph, Ontario, Canada

  • Notes 
    • 1901 Canadian census, Stanley township, Huron South, Ontario

      Joseph died in 1900 and Fredericka move to Goderich after 1901. Valentine assumes Head of family.

      Head Valentine Wild, born 5 Jul 1868, Roman Catholic occupation farmer.
      Mother Frederica, dob 24 Sep 1840, born in Germany, immigrated in 1848. and her children (Valentine's siblings):
      Daughter Veronica, dob 20 Dec 1869.
      Daughter Ellen, dob 8 Sep 1875.
      Daughter Annie, dob 14 Dec 1877.
      Daughter Florence dob 24 Feb 1878.

    • 1911 Canada Census-Huron County, Stephen Township

      After Joseph died, Fredericka moved to Gloucester Terrace in Goderich to live with some of her children;

      1. Wild Valentine M Head Married born Jul 1867 age 44
      2. Wild Agnes F Wife Married born May 1876 age 36 3. Wild Joseph M Son Single born Mar 1910 age -1
      4. Wild Mary F Daughter Single born Sep 1908 age 2
      5. Wild Rachel F Mother Widow born Sep 1841 age 70
      6. Wild Ellen F Sister Single born Sep 1873 age 37
      7. Wild Florence F Sister Single born Feb 1879 age 32

    • 1921 Canada Census-Huron County Stanley Township
      Name: Valentine Wild. Gender: Male Marital Status: Married
      Age: 53 Birth Year: abt 1868 Birth Place: Ontario Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Agnes Wild Father Birth Place:
      Germany Mother Birth Place: Germany Racial or Tribal Origin: English Province or Territory: Ontario District: Huron South District Number:92 Sub-District: Stanley (Township) Sub-District Number: 30 City, Town or Village:Stanley Township Street or Township: L R E Lot 1
      Municipality: Sanley Twsp ccupation: Farmer
      Household Members: Name and Age:
      Valentine Wild 53, Agnes Wild 46, Mary Wild 12, Joseph Wild 10, Louis Wild 6, John Wild 3 and Veronica Agnes Wild 11/12


    • 1921 Canada Census: Neighbours of Valentine & Agnes Wild:

      Irene Scotchmere William & Della, Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1916 Ontario. Daughter

      Katheleen Scotchmere William & Della, Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1918 Ontario, Daughter

      Thomas Scotchmere William & Della, Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1920 Ontario. Son

      Anna Scotchmere William, Della, Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1921 Ontario Daughter

      Charles Harrison Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1906 Ontario Lodger

      William Hohner Dorothy Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1875 Ontario Head

      Dorothy Hohner William Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1890 Ontario Wife

      Russel Hohner William, Dorothy Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1909 Ontario Son

      Murray Hohner William, Dorothy Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1921 Ontario Son

      Valentine Wild Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1868 Ontario Head

      Agnes Wild Valentine Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1875 Ontario Wife

      Mary Wild Valentine, Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1909 Ontario Daughter

      Joseph Wild Valentine, Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1911 Ontario Son

      Louis Wild Valentine, Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1915 Ontario Son

      John Wild Valentine, Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1918 Ontario Son

      Agnes Wild Valentine, Agnes Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1920 Ontario Daughter

      Frank Keegan, Margaret Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1869 Ontario Head

      Margaret Keegan Frank Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1872 Ontario Wife

      Albert Dunn Rose Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1893 England Head

      Rose Dunn Albert Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1896 England Wife

      Albert Dunn Junior Albert, Rose Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1916 England Son

      Jean Dunn Albert, Rose Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1920 England Daughter

      James Johnston Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1825 England Lodger

      Robert Dewar Mary Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1863 Ontario Head

      Mary Dewar Robert Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1864 Ontario Wife

      Archibald Dewar Robert, Mary Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1899 Ontario Son

      Henry Talbot Elizabeth Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1866 Ontario Head

      Elizabeth Talbot Henry Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1868 Ontario Wife

      William Talbot Henry, Elizabeth Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1900 Ontario Son

      Leonard Talbot Henry, Elizabeth Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1901 Ontario Son

      Esther Talbot Henry, Elizabeth Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1903Ontario Daughter

      Freida Talbot Henry, Elizabeth Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1905 Ontario Daughter

      Frank Picot Frances Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1883 Ontario Head

      Frances Picot Frank Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1892 Ontario Wife

      Walter Picot Frank, Frances Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1912 Ontario Son

      Verna Picot Frank, Frances Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1915 Ontario Daughter

      Lillian Picot Frank, Frances Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1916 Ontario Daughter

      Carl Houston Ethel Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1886 Ontario Head

      Ethel Houston Carl Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1897 Ontario Wife

      Beatrice Houston Carl, Ethel Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1918 Ontario Daughter

      George Dewar Martha Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1867 Ontario Head

      Martha Dewar George Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1871 Ontario Wife

      Eva Dewar George, Martha Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1899 Ontario Daughter

      John Race Tillie Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1896 Ontario Head

      Tillie Race John Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1896 Ontario Wife

      Antionette Race John, Tillie Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1920 Ontario Daughter

      Wilfred Race John, Tillie Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario abt 1921 Ontario Son

      Felix Jeffrey Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1904 Ontario Lodger

      Katheleen Elliott Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1898 Ontario Lodger

      Thomas Westlake Bella Stanley Township, Huron South, Ontario
      abt 1889 Ontario Head
    • Funeral took place from his late home in Stanley Township on Thursday January 17, 1929 at 9 o'clock a.m. thence to the St. Peter's R.C. Church, St. Joseph, Ontario at 10 o'clock a.m. for interment in St. Peter's Cemetery behind the above mentioned Church. Valentine lived to Age 62 years, 6 months and 7 days. RIP
    • Lake Road East, Sauble Line, Bluewater Highway 21, Lot 1 East part: Joseph Wild, born in 1825 in Germany, came to Canada in 1846.
      He came to Stanley Township in 1847 and obtained his deed to the farm shortly after. His wife, Freda Bickle was born in Germany in 1835. They were Roman Catholic. Part of their house was built in 1870 and was added on to in 1898 (some 28 years later).
      John Joseph Wild died Feb 1900 and Valentine Wild took possession in 1900 upon his father's death. Valentine married Bridget Agnes O'Sullivan in 1907.
      Upon Valentine's passing, Agnes took over the farm in 1929. In 1948 the farm was passed to their son John P. Wild and his wife Anne Bedard.
      John and Anne passed the farm was passed to Joseph Peter Wild in 1986.
      In 2015 the Farm Barn was tore down leaving the historic house and some small out buildings.
      This farm has been in the family for well over a century, 172 years in Dec 2019.