Birch, Letitia

Birth Name Birch, Letitia
Gender female
Age at Death 17 years, 6 months, 22 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth September 11, 1839 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island  
 
Death April 3, 1857 Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Birch, William
Mother Ramsay, Mary
         Birch, Letitia
    Sister     Birch, Catherine
    Sister     Birch, Susan
    Brother     Birch, William Henry
    Brother     Birch, Albert John
    Sister     Birch, Eliza

Narrative

Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 16 Number 1361
Date May 9 1857
Newspaper Carleton Sentinel
The P.E. Islander of Friday 10th inst. states that Wm. BIRCH of Lot 13 in that island had followed no less than four of his children to the grave since the preceeding Friday and a fifth was thought to be at the point of death. The youngest was six years old, the eldest, a fine girl of 18. The disease was scarlet fever.

Name Lortitia Birch
Date of Death 3 April 1857
Source pre-1906 Death Index. St. James Church, Port Hill
Notes Eldest daughter of William and Mary Birch. Buried in St. James Cemetery, Lot 11.

Pedigree

  1. Birch, William
    1. Ramsay, Mary
      1. Birch, Letitia
      2. Birch, Catherine
      3. Birch, Susan
      4. Birch, William Henry
      5. Birch, Albert John
      6. Birch, Eliza