Dyment, Zenia Zena Jane Enice 1a

Birth Name Dyment, Zenia Zena Jane Enice 2a
Gender female
Age at Death 88 years, 4 months, 10 days

Narrative

It is hard to know exactly what Zenia's name was. Baptized as Ezina? Jane Dymond, she was Zenia Jane in the 1881 census, Zenia Jane on her marriage record, and Zena Jane on her gravestone. She was Ezena, Enie, Luccine, and other variations in other records.

Zenia Jane (1872-1959) married John "Jack" Robert Waite b. 07 Oct 1871 d. 1956, in 1891. At the Methodist parsonage, Springfield, Lot 7, by Rev. E. Bell, John R. Waite to Miss Lena J. Dyment, all of Lot 7. Island Farmer Oct 1, 1891

In the 1911 census, the children listed were Sanford, Elveretta, Edna, Ivie, Alvin, Wilbert, Eston, and Edith.

Their son Sanford died while in service, World War 1.

In the 1921 Canadian census, "Luccine" and Jack had the following children living at home: Ivey, Alvin, Wilbert, Eston, Kenneth, Edith and Jennie. John and the two older boys were farming, and Wilbert was working in a factory. They were on the Hamilton Road in Lot 8.

The 1928 Atlas lists the following children for Zenia (Enie) and John: Alvin, Ivy, Wilbert, Eston, Jennie, Kenneth, and Edith. They were in Lot 9.

When Jenny H. Waite Harris died in 1997, she was the last surviving member of the family of Zenia and Jack.

Name Zena Jane Waite
Age 88
Residence O'Leary
Date of Death 16 November 1959
Entry Number 1975
Source RG19/s2/ss6: Death registration books, 1959

 

 

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 6, 1871 Lot 7, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada gave July 16 1874 on the 1901 census 2b
Death November 16, 1959 O'Leary, Lot 6, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada gravestone says Zena Jane 1871-1959  

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Dyment, William HarrisFebruary 9, 1849September 1930
Mother Betts, JemimaDecember 2, 1852June 29, 1923
         Dyment, Zenia Zena Jane Enice July 6, 1871 November 16, 1959
    Sister     Dyment, Elvaretta Elva February 6, 1873 April 7, 1954
    Brother     Dyment, Gordon George April 20, 1877 1957
    Brother     Dyment, Daniel Scott February 22, 1878 April 1, 1947
    Brother     Dyment, John Clifford September 5, 1881 September 5, 1953
    Sister     Dyment, Charlotte Lottie B December 4, 1884 December 14, 1953
    Brother     Dyment, Harry James January 25, 1886 February 5, 1968
    Brother     Dyment, Charles Shelton March 10, 1888 May 20, 1974
    Sister     Dyment, Mary Bertha March 10, 1888 1907
    Brother     Dyment, William Walter Alphonsus October 12, 1890 1971
    Brother     Dyment, Curtis Roy September 25, 1895 October 1969
    Brother     Dyment, Jarvis Bayfield March 14, 1901 October 1, 1992

Families

Family of Waite, John Robert and Dyment, Zenia Zena Jane Enice

Married Husband Waite, John Robert ( * October 7, 1871 + August 13, 1956 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage September 23, 1891 Prince Edward Island, Canada by Ball, RG19, Series3, Subseries4: Marriage Licenses, 1891  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Waite, Sanford JamesJuly 6, 18931918
Waite, Elvaretta Elva MayMay 30, 1895November 21, 1974
Waite, Edna BlancheOctober 10, 1897November 25, 1949
Waite, Ivan Roy IveyJuly 8, 18991975
Waite, Alvin GarfieldSeptember 16, 1900December 24, 1977
Waite, Wilbert LeeJune 1904August 11, 1988
Waite, Eston LeardJanuary 22, 1906January 15, 1992
Waite, Edith RuthJuly 7, 19081990
Waite, Jennie Hazel1912July 17, 1997
Waite, Kenneth HazenJuly 14, 1915August 16, 1988

Source References

  1. Library and Archives Canada: 1891 Census of Canada [database on-line]Statistics Canada Fonds. Microfilm reels: T-6290 to T-6427.
      • Date: 1891
      • Page: Prince County, Lot 7, page 19-21, household of William Dyment
  2. 1881 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1881 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1881 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1872 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada