Edward William Pehlke

30 January 1896–23 October 1994 (Age 98)
Logan Township, Perth, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edward William

When Edward William Pehlke was born on 30 January 1896, in Logan Township, Perth, Ontario, Canada, his father, William Pehlke, was 26 and his mother, Wilhelmina Strickert, was 20. He married Caroline Louise Schmidt on 5 November 1919, in Ellice, Perth, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Perth, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died on 23 October 1994, in Mitchell, West Perth, Perth, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 98, and was buried in Monkton, West Perth, Perth, Ontario, Canada.

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Edward William Pehlke
Caroline Louise Schmidt
Marriage: 5 November 1919
Eileen Caroline Pehlke
Luella Marie Pehlke
Elmer Henry Pehlke
Lloyd Jacob Pehlke

Spouse and Children

5 November 1919
Ellice, Perth, Ontario, Canada


    Eileen Caroline Pehlke


    Luella Marie Pehlke


    Elmer Henry Pehlke


    Lloyd Jacob Pehlke


Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 10

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 38

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 47

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

1 Probably a variant or altered form of North German Pahlke, an occupational name for an overseer of pile driving.2 German: probably a variant of Pehl , of Slavic origin.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Edward Pehlke in household of Wm Pehlke, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Edward William Pehlke, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"
  • Edward William Pehlke, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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