Marchbank, George Henry 1a

Birth Name Marchbank, George Henry 2a
Gender male
Age at Death 92 years, 9 months, 6 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth March 26, 1886 Desable, Prince Edward Island WW1 enlistment form
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Death 1979 Nova Scotia, Canada find-a-grave, bible Hill Cemetery
 
Residence 1891 Queens, Prince Edward Island  
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Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Marchbank, David
Mother Webster, Minnie P
    Sister     Marchbank, Grace J.
    Brother     Marchbank, John Webster
         Marchbank, George Henry
    Brother     Marchbank, William Campbell
    Sister     Marchbank, Maggie May
    Brother     Marchbank, Allen McLean

Families

    Family of Marchbank, George Henry and Dyment, Mary Eleanor
Married Wife Dyment, Mary Eleanor
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage August 30, 1922 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 
  Children
  1. Marchbank, Margaret Patricia
  2. Marchbank, James David
  3. Marchbank, George Arnett

Media

Narrative

George gave his occupation as miller when he signed up to go overseas in World War 1.

Marchbank, George Henry, enlisted at Montreal, Quebec, originally of Desable, Prince Edward Island. Occupation: Miller. Military Service: Private, Reg. No. 411115, Original overseas unit 1st University Company. Joined the P.P.C.L.I. in the field July 28, 1915. Attestation Papers. Diary Reference: “Tonight shared a bottle with George Marchbank,” 4:24 Dec ’16; “Did not do much all day but went to concert in Bray Y.M.C.A. hut with G.M. [George Marchbank] Returning found boys pretty well tanked,” 4:25 Dec ’16. According to Hodder-Williams, 262, Pte. Marchbank was struck off strength on 29 January 1919.

Attributes

Type Value Notes Sources
Merged Gramps ID P132
 

Pedigree

  1. Marchbank, David
    1. Webster, Minnie P
      1. Marchbank, Grace J.
      2. Marchbank, John Webster
      3. Marchbank, George Henry
        1. Dyment, Mary Eleanor
          1. Marchbank, Margaret Patricia
          2. Marchbank, James David
          3. Marchbank, George Arnett
      4. Marchbank, William Campbell
      5. Marchbank, Maggie May
      6. Marchbank, Allen McLean

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. 1881 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1887 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada