Moreshead, George John 1a

Birth Name Moreshead, George John 2a 3a
Gender male
Age at Death 68 years, 16 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth December 16, 1908 Sydney Forks, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia archives
3b
Death 1977    
2

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Moreshead, William Daniel Donald
Mother Gorrill, Mary Lavinia Beatrice
    Sister     Moreshead, Eleanor Gorrill
    Sister     Moreshead, Mary Bridget
    Brother     Moreshead, Melvin Roy
    Sister     Moreshead, Mary Abigail
    Sister     Moreshead, Olive Josephine
    Sister     Moreshead, Anne Myrtle
         Moreshead, George John

Families

    Family of Moreshead, George John

Narrative

George Moreshead, born in 1908 at Sydney, to Donald Moreshead and 'Bertie' Gorrill. In 1945 he married Evelyn Dorothy Muggah, widow of Gordon LeDrew, whom she had married in 1938 and by whom she had one child, Gordon. She was born in 1918 in Sydney, Cape Breton, to Herbert Muggah (born at Sydney in 1875) and Barbara MacLean (born in PEI in 1877). George Moreshead adopted Gordon.
Other reports say George died young...

Pedigree

  1. Moreshead, William Daniel Donald
    1. Gorrill, Mary Lavinia Beatrice
      1. Moreshead, Eleanor Gorrill
      2. Moreshead, Mary Bridget
      3. Moreshead, Melvin Roy
      4. Moreshead, Mary Abigail
      5. Moreshead, Olive Josephine
      6. Moreshead, Anne Myrtle
      7. Moreshead, George John

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. Ancestry.com: Nova Scotia, Canada, Deaths, 1864-1877, 1890-1960
      • Source text:

        Death date: 1924 Death place: Cape Breton, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

  3. Ancestry.com: Nova Scotia, Canada, Births, 1836-1910
      • Source text:

        Birth date: 16 Dec 1908 Birth place: Sydney Forks, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 16 Dec 1908 Birth place: Sydney Forks, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada