Burrows, Bertha Johnstone

Birth Name Burrows, Bertha Johnstone 1a
Gender female
Age at Death 71 years, 6 months, 29 days

Narrative

Besides her husband she leaves to mourn twelve children as follows: Wyman, C.N.R. conductor, Summerside; Harry and Thomas in Aberdeen, Sask.; Sydney, Laurie and Cecil in Port Hill; Winnie, Mrs. Arthur Condon, in Lloydminster, Sask.; Ella, Mrs. George Nisbet, Portland, Maine; Aggie, Mrs. G. A. Coles, Winsloe; Ruby, Mrs. W. P. Newcombe, Port HIll; Lucy, Mrs. Thomas Nisbet, Tyne Valley; Martha, Mrs. Otis Noyes, Plattsburg, N.Y. One son, Edmund, predeceased her ten years ago.

 

PEI Marriage Registrations 1878-1888

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 6, 1866 Wilmot Valley, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada says 15 July 1865 in PEI Baptismal Index 1b
Death February 4, 1938 Prince Edward Island, Canada obituary  
Residence 1901 Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada   1c

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Burrows, SamuelAugust 4, 1827December 8, 1884
Mother Johnstone, MaryNovember 27, 1826January 25, 1898
    Sister     Burrows, Isabel November 10, 1852 December 21, 1940
    Brother     Burrows, John Andrew October 12, 1854 February 21, 1940
    Sister     Burrows, Emma Johnstone about 1856 1875
    Sister     Burrows, Caroline August 29, 1858 May 8, 1935
    Sister     Burrows, Ada December 1, 1860 February 14, 1930
    Sister     Burrows, Lucy April 8, 1862 April 27, 1936
         Burrows, Bertha Johnstone July 6, 1866 February 4, 1938
    Sister     Burrows, Mary Janette August 8, 1868 September 5, 1886

Families

Family of Birch, Henry Birchfield Swabey and Burrows, Bertha Johnstone

Married Husband Birch, Henry Birchfield Swabey ( * May 17, 1865 + August 4, 1955 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage July 17, 1888 Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada married by Benjamin Chappell  
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Birch, John WymanNovember 30, 18881967
Birch, Sydney BurrowsFebruary 9, 18901975
Birch, Mary WinifredDecember 23, 1891May 1985
Birch, Henry Birchfield Swaby HarryJanuary 20, 18931966
Birch, Bertha EllaNovember 9, 1894December 4, 1985
Birch, Thomas FranklinFebruary 9, 18971990
Birch, Caroline AgnesOctober 14, 1898April 4, 1991
Birch, Ruby IsabelMay 20, 19002002
Birch, CecilJuly 10, 19061981
Birch, Edmund RalphMay 3, 1908April 6, 1927
Birch, Martha Annie R. N.April 28, 1910June 13, 2004

Source References

  1. 1901 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: 1866 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 13, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1866 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 13, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1866 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 13, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada