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    Christine Madeline Spady

    Christine Madeline Spady[1]

    Female 1910 - 2003  (92 years)

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    • Name Christine Madeline Spady 
      Born 23 Dec 1910  Norka,Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
      Christened 6 Jan 1911  Norka,Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
      Gender Female 
      Died 5 May 2003  Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Association Krista Rae Francis (Relationship: grandmother) 
      Person ID I5  Krista's Ancestors
      Last Modified 6 Sep 2016 

      Father Conrad Spady,   b. 16 Jun 1875, Norka,Russia,Ussr Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1956, Stony Plain District,Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
      Mother Magdalena Weber,   b. 19 Jun 1877, Norka,,Russia,Ussr Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1917, Stoney Plain District,Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
      Married 6 Feb 1896  [3
      Photos
      Spady Family
      Spady Family

      Front Row (left-right): Christine, Louis, Bill, Betty

      Middle Row: Elizabeth, Conrad, Magdelina

      Back Row: Nellie, Jack, Pete, Henry, Mary

      Spady Family
      Spady Family
      From left. Pete with his hand on the horse, Jack, Con, Nellie, Elizabeth, Baby Betty, Magdalena, maybe Mary holding an unknown baby. In front is my grandmother Christina with ribbons in her hair and Louis.
      Spady family
      Spady family
      Front row: Maybe Mary, Elizabeth Schnell, Conrad
      Back row: Nellie is in the middle. Not sure who the men are...
      Documents
      1916 Census, Spady
      1916 Census, Spady
      Province: Alberta
      District Name: Edmonton West
      Sub-District Description: Townships 50, 51, 52 and 53, whole or fractional, range 1, west of fifth meridian, north of the North Saskatchewan River, including the town of Stony Plain

      Spaty Conrad 53-1-5 head male married 40 Russia (birth), Reformiest (religion), 1911 (year of immigration), 1916 (year of naturalization), Canadian (Nationality), Russia (Racial Origin), Y (Speaks Eng), N (Speaks Fr), German (other language), Y (can read), Y (can write), Farmer, OA (working on own account), Farm
      Magthlena ,wife, 38, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Peter, M, 16, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      John, M, 15, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Mary, F, 14, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Nathalia, F, 13, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Conrad, M, 11, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Willi, M, 8, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Henry, M, 6, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Christina, F, 4, Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Ludwig, M, 3, Ab (birth), Y (can read), Y (can write)
      Eliza, F, 2, Ab (birth), Y (can read), Y (can write)
      1921 Census, Spady, Stoney Plain
      1921 Census, Spady, Stoney Plain
      Province: Alberta
      District Name: Edmonton West
      Sub-District Description: Townships 50, 51 and 52, whole or fractional, in ranges 2 and 3, west of fifth Meridian, north of the North Saskatchewan River and exclusive of the Indian Reserves
      Stoney Plain

      Spady, Conrad 52-2-5 (twp-rng), Inga, S W 5, Head, M, Widowed, 46, Russia, Russia, 1912, 1915 Canada, Russian, Y, (Eng), N (Fr), German, Luth Ref, Y (can read), Y (can write), Farmer, OA (working on own account), Farming
      Elizabeth, Mother, Widowed, 76, Russia, Russia
      Peter, M, 22, Fatherís farm
      John, M, 21 Fatherís farm
      Mary, F, 19, None
      Nellie, F, 18, House help
      Conrad, M, 17, Fatherís farm
      Willie, M, 13, Student
      Henry, M, 11, Student
      Christina, F, 10, Student
      Louis, M, 8,
      Elizabeth, F, 4
      Hattie, Sister, F, Single, 56
      Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Eugene Francis Burton,   b. 14 Feb 1906, Saint Louis,Duluth,Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1991, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
      Married 12 Aug 1938 
      Notes 
      • On the 1921 census, my grandparents were living in the same area (52-2-5). They went to school together. My grandfather sat behind my grandmother and knew that he would marry her. My grandmother was not so sure...
      Children 
      +1. Betty-Anne Burton
      +2. Margaret Joan Burton,   b. 14 Nov 1940, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 2016, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
      +3. Frances Ruth Burton,   b. 14 Mar 1943, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Nov 2010, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
      +4. Barbara Lynn Burton
      +5. Christine Sandra Burton
       6. Deborah Burton
      Photos
      Eugene and Milton Burton
      Eugene and Milton Burton
      Eugene is on the left and Milt is on the right. I am pretty sure this is at St. Albert. Not sure who they are holding, likely Bob and maybe Betty Ann
      Eugene and Christine Burton
      Eugene and Christine Burton
      At Stanley Park with me
      Burton Family Picnic - 1945
      Burton Family Picnic - 1945
      From left to right: Marlo, Viola (Sis), Marlene, Chris, baby, Joan, Rollie, Bobbie (front), Unknown Girl, Francie, Cornelius (Neilie - seated on chair), unknown boy front, Milton, Florence, Unknown Girl, Louise holding a baby (Monnie holding Judy?), Ray standing, Gene (seated).

      Thank you to Sandy McLeod for helping me with naming all these people.
      Last Modified 18 Oct 2019 
      Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Photos
      Christina Spady
      Christina Spady
      Spady Family
      Spady Family

      Front Row (left-right): Christine, Louis, Bill, Betty

      Middle Row: Elizabeth, Conrad, Magdelina

      Back Row: Nellie, Jack, Pete, Henry, Mary

      Christine Spady
      Christine Spady
      Christine Spady and two of her sisters
      Christine Spady and two of her sisters
      Eugene and Chris's Wedding Day
      Eugene and Chris's Wedding Day
      Christine Spady
      Christine Spady
      Norka Church in Russia
      Norka Church in Russia

      Headstones
      Headstone of Eugene F. Burton and Christine M. Spady
      Headstone of Eugene F. Burton and Christine M. Spady
      http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/1535427?PHPSESSID=de84d733bb81856e9cbfe9f8b8b31dfa
      Plot: Section B

    • Sources 
      1. [S10] Edmonton Journal, Obituaries Christine Burton (Reliability: 3), 6 Sep 2016.
        http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/edmontonjournal/obituary.aspx?n=christine-burton&pid=157396974
        BURTON, Christine Madeline (Spady) Christine Madeline Burton (Spady) gently slipped the bonds of earth May 5th, 2003. She is now reunited with her husband, Eugene who predeceased her in 1991. Christine was born in Norka, Russia on December 23, 1910. She immigrated with her large family to Stony Plain, Alberta. She married Eugene Burton in 1938. They raised six daughters who survive her and with their families will remember her with love. Her daughters are Betty Anne (Norman) Leaf, Joan Francis, Frances (Ian) McLachlan, Barbara (Don) Muir, Sandra (Ross) McLeod and Debbie Burton. She is survived by 10 grandchildren and their spouses as well as 11 great-grandchildren: Gordon and Lori Leaf (Alyssa, Nicholas), Susan and Chuck Johnstone (James, Stuart), Doug and Sharon Leaf (Rachel, Amanda), Bob and Isabelle (Alexander), Krista and Paul Poscente (Michael, Dana, Sophia), Allison and Gary Braun (Lucas), Doug McLachland and fiancee Christina, Heather McLauchlan, Duff McLeod and Bruce Muir. Christine is also survived by her youngest sister, Betty Heard; one brother, Bill Spady; as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by five brothers and two sisters. There will be a Funeral Service at the Chapel of Howard & McBride Westlawn, 16310 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton on Saturday, May 10, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. Burial to follow at Westlawn Memorial Gardens. The family would like to extend their appreciation to the 2nd Floor staff of the Good Samaritan Society - Mt. Pleasant for their love, care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Good Samaritan Society, P.O. Box 8190, Station F, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5A2. Howard & McBride Westlawn Chapel 484-5500
        - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/edmontonjournal/obituary.aspx?n=christine-burton&pid=157396974#sthash.RglYyRVI.dpuf

      2. [S2] The Hills of Hope, page 472-473.

      3. [S13] Parish Certificate from the Pastor or Norka of the Reformed Evangelical Parish of the Community Village of Norka #948, #948 (Reliability: 3), 21 May 2003.