Category Archives: Climenhage

Throwback Thursday: CLIMENHAGE brothers

recently visited some of my cousins in Ontario. Although we had never met before, we had been in contact by email, and they were kind enough to allow me to scan many of their old family photos. I found many … Continue reading

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CLIMENHAGA: Whence Comest Thou?

begin this post by acknowledging that I am not a Climenhag-with-an-a. I am, instead, a Climenhag-with-an-e. Contrary to the opinion of some, neither spelling is true or correct, each having evolved from the German surname Kleimenhagen and its Anglicized form … Continue reading

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Christian CLIMENHAGE’s Pocket Watch

don’t recall exactly when my father passed down my great-great-grandfather’s pocket watch to me. It must’ve been in my early twenties. At the time I didn’t really understand the watch’s true value or importance. It was just an old watch. … Continue reading

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Later Family Links by Asa W. CLIMENHAGA

“LATER FAMILY LINKS By Asa W. Climenhaga (c1940) his memory book may be of some interest to a number of people, but it will chiefly concern the children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren of Peter Martin Climenhaga and Anna (Winger) Climenhaga. To … Continue reading

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Feature Friday: Ivora Eben CLIMENHAGE

VORA EBEN ‘(IVY)’ CLIMENHAGE was born 9 July 1875 at Stevensville, Bertie Township, Welland County, Ontario[1] and died 15 May 1906 at Stevensville from tuberculosis.[2] He was the son of Christian Climenhage and Margaret Beam. Ivy worked as a lithographer/compositor … Continue reading

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