Gertrude Lillian Fellman1

ID # 904, (1880-)
Gertrude Lillian Fellman|b. 10 Sep 1880|p904.htm|Jakob Bachman Fellman|b. 22 Sep 1848\nd. 27 Jun 1888|p903.htm|Elizabeth Delight Buckberrough|b. 13 Aug 1853\nd. 18 Jan 1922|p902.htm|||||||Daniel Buckberrough|b. 24 Mar 1827\nd. 12 Dec 1906|p119.htm|Eliza Taylor|b. 13 Dec 1819\nd. 4 Jan 1898|p897.htm|
Descendants of John Coleman & Elizabeth Lawrason
     Gertrude Lillian Fellman was born on 10 September 1880 at Berlin, Waterloo County, Ontario.1 She was the daughter of Jakob Bachman Fellman and Elizabeth Delight Buckberrough.1 She married Alvin C. Snell on 19 June 1902 at Methodist Church, Wingham, Ontario. (notes: The Brantford Expositor repeats a piece from the Wingham Advantage describing the wedding of Gertrude Lillian Fellman and Alvin C. Snell. The bride was given away by her grandfather, D. Buckborough of Waterloo. Arthur Fellman, brother of the bride, played the organ and Percy Morley was usher. Percy appears to be a first cousin of the bride by wayof her aunt Pamelia.

A child, one of the flower girls, is referred to as Miss Delight Hobbs, and will be a daughter of Delight's to Richard Hobbs.

009199-02 (Huron Co): Charles A. SNELL, 23, dentist, Chatham Ont, Essex Ont, s/o William L. SNELL & Sarah VAN VEIT married Gertrude L. FELLMAN, 21, Berlin Ont, Wingham, d/o Jacob P. FELLMAN & E. D. BUCKBURROUGH. Wit: Albert B. SHEER of Niagara Falls U.S. and Mildred NETHERCOTT of Woodstock Ont. June 12, 1902 at Wingham.).1
The names of Gertrude's children through to Grant, born in 1907, are taken from the 1911 census taken in Essex South, District 68, Essex Town, Sub District 47, page 7. The months and years of their births are taken from this as well.

Birth reg. 034271-80 Berlin, Waterloo Co. 10 September 1880, GertrudeLillian, daughter of Jacob B. Fellman, merchant, and Elizabeth Delight Buckberrough.

At some point after the 1911 census, Gertrude and Alvin moved to Toronto. At the time Gertrude's mother died, they were living at 71 Regal Road. At the time of Alvin's death in 1951, they were living at 717 Eglinton Avenue.1

Last Edited=9 Nov 2007

Children of Gertrude Lillian Fellman and Alvin C. Snell


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.