Harry Ephriam (Euphram) Simzer, WW I Veteran, Canadian Army (CEF) 3323554

Male 1897 - 1973  (76 years)


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  • Name Harry Ephriam (Euphram) Simzer 
    Suffix WW I Veteran, Canadian Army (CEF) 3323554 
    Born 26 Aug 1897  South Gower, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Oct 1973 
    Buried South Gower Cemetery, Grenville Township, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3828  Default
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2019 

    Father Nicholas J. Simzer,   b. Oct 1866,   d. 28 Jun 1950  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Jane Davidson,   b. 5 Aug 1874,   d. 16 Jul 1950  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1892  Oxford Mills, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • They lived in the Oxford Mills, Ontario area.
    Family ID F467  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hilda Maude Patrick,   b. 16 Jul 1901,   d. 29 Nov 1996, St. Vincent Hospital, Brockville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 25 Apr 1918 
    Divorced 15 May 1945 
    Notes 
    • Harry Ephrian (Euphram) Simzer joined the Canadian Emergency Force (CEF) Canadian Army on 11 Jul 1918 at about age 21. Regimental Number 3323554, Married his first wife Hilda Maude Patrick, Baptist. They lived at RR#3 Mountain, Ontario, Canada.

    Divorced:
    • Divorced, unknown date. Hilda married Jonathon Dove after her divorce.
    Children 
     1. Alice Fletta Simzer,   b. 6 Feb 1920, Iroquois, Dundas County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 2017, Carveth Care Centre, Gananoque, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    +2. Helen Simzer,   b. 12 Sep 1923,   d. 12 Jun 2010, St. Catharines, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 17 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F1381  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ethel Florence Whitley,   b. 16 Apr 1918,   d. 13 Feb 2004, Kemptville, Grenville County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Notes 
    • Harry Simzer & Ethel Whitley and their family.

      Harry Simzer?s wife Ethel Whitley was born 16 Apr 1918. She was the daughter of Thomas Henry Whitley & Elizabeth Jane McMillan. Harry & Ethel begat the following children:

      1. Lyall Arthur Simzer who was born 22 Sep 1937 at or near Domville, Augusta Township, Grenville County, Ontario. He died 31 July 1993 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital , Ottawa-Carleton Regional Municipality, Ontario in consequence of a cardiac arrest. Lyall was buried in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Maitland, Ontario with Rev Edward Moll, United Church of Canada officiating. Lyall married on 20 Jul 1957 at Shanly, Edwardsburg Township, Grenville County, Ontario to Mary Marguerite York, daughter of James Russell York & Marie Marguerite Burnside.

      1a. James Lyall "Jamey" & Tanya Leigh Beauvais
      James Lyall "Jamey" Simzer (the son of Lyall Arthur Simzer & Mary Marguerite York) was born 22 May 1967, married his first wife Tanya Leigh Beauvais on 18 May 1991 from whom he susbsequently divorced in Feb 1994. James & Tanya had no children. Tanya Leigh Beauvais subsequently married Eric Hutton. James Lyall "Jamey" Simzer married his second wife Andrea Sheridan in Jun 1996. James Lyal ?Jamey? Simzer & Andrea Sheridan begat two children; Katherine Simzer born Feb 1998 and Elizabeth Simzer born 9 Sep 1999.

      1b. Judy Lynne Simzer (the daughter of Lyall Arthur Simzer & Mary Marguerite York) born 17 Jan 1971 , married her first husband Corey Brohm and divorced him in 1999, married her second husband Ronald Skeggs and subsequently divorced him as well. They had no children however they raised a male child of Corey Brohm from his first marriage.

      2. Doreen Simzer who was born abt 1942.

      3. Kenneth Simzer who married (private) and from whom subsequently divorced. They begat one child Sandra Lynn Simzer born 29 Nov 1970, who married Scott Cryderman.
    Children 
     1. Lyall Arthur Simzer,   b. 22 Sep 1937, Domville, Augusta Township, Grenville County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1993, Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Velma Doreen Simzer,   b. 14 Jun 1942,   d. 14 Sep 2017, Kemptville District HospitaL, Kemptville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Kenneth Carl Simzer,   b. 1947,   d. 1999  (Age 52 years)
     4. Doris Mae Simzer,   b. Aft 1947,   d. Aft 1947  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Harry Simzer 1897-1973
    Harry Simzer 1897-1973

    Documents
    Obituary Hilda Maude (Patrick/Simzer)Dove
    Obituary Hilda Maude (Patrick/Simzer)Dove
    Hilda Maude was born Patrick and married twice; first to Harry Simzer and Second to Jonathon Dove.
    Harry E. Simzer, WW I CEF Canadian Army
    Harry E. Simzer, WW I CEF Canadian Army
    5 Jun 1918. Enrolment documentation, Date of Birth: 26 Aug 1897 Regimental Number 3323554. Next of Kin (NOK) Hilda Simzer his wife.

    Headstones
    Headstone Harry Ephriam Simzer 26 Aug 1897-31 Oct 1973
    Headstone Harry Ephriam Simzer 26 Aug 1897-31 Oct 1973
    Harry married his first wife Hilda Maude Patrick Jul 1901-29 Nov 1966 on 25 Apr 1918 and they had two children;
    Alice Fletta Simzer 6 Feb 1920-5 Mar 2017 and Helen Simzer 12 Sep 1923-12 Jun 2010.

    Hilda divorced Harry abt 15 May 1945.

    Harry and his second wife; Ethel Florence Whitley 16 Apr 1918-13 Feb 2004 had four children;
    Lyall Arthur Simzer 22 Sep 1937-31 Jul 1993,
    Velma Doreen Simzer 14 Jun 1942-2016,
    Kenneth Carl Simzer 1947-1999 and
    Doris Mae Simzer 1947-1947
    Helen May Merkley 1952- listed on headstone relationship unk.