Birch, James

Birth Name Birch, James
Gender male
Age at Death 91 years, 1 month, 28 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth June 25, 1848 Lot 16, Prince Edward Island  
 
Death August 23, 1939 Prince Edward Island, Canada  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Birch, Edward
Mother Baglole, Mary
    Brother     Birch, John
    Brother     Birch, William
    Sister     Birch, Eliza
    Brother     Birch, Thomas
         Birch, James
    Sister     Birch, Mary Jane Janie
    Brother     Birch, Dionysius George
    Brother     Birch, George Dionysius
    Brother     Birch, Louis Edward Lewis
    Sister     Birch, Margaret Susan
    Brother     Birch, Edmund Seymour
 
Mother Baglole, Mary

Families

    Family of Birch, James and Pendleton, Angelina
Married Wife Pendleton, Angelina
  Children
  1. Birch, Vernon
  2. Birch, Devona May
  3. Birch, George Edward
  4. Birch, Mary Ellen Elmira
  5. Birch, Charlotte Lydia Bell
  6. Birch Burch, George Albert Byron
  7. Birch, William Gordon
  8. Birch, John James Sydney
  9. Birch, Mary Pearl
  10. Birch, Maggie
  11. Birch, Arthur B. S.
  12. Birch, Jessie
  13. Birch, Angeline Lina

Narrative

James and Angelina had 15 children - see Leaves from the birches of Avoca, page 96 for the whole family.

The PEI Baptismal Index has 14 of their children:
Devona May 1884
George Edward 1886
Mary Ellen 1887
Charlotte Lydia Bell 1889
George Albert Byron 1891
William Gordon 1892
John James Sydney 1894
Mary Ellen Pearl 1895
Maggie Rubizelle 1897
Jessie Maud 1901
Angelina Maretta 1902
Ivan Champion 1906
Jennie Matilda 1907
Arthur Bernard Seymour 1908

Guardian, 1936 - "CELEBRATED 88TH BIRTHDAY-Mr. James Birch of Lot 16 celebrated his 88th birthday on January 20th. The many friends of Mr. Birch will be pleased to know that he is enjoying good health and has all his faculties ..."

"He leaves to mourn five sons and six daughters, namely: George Birch of the Car Ferry charlottetown at Borden; Gordon of the CNR Shops at Moncton, Sidney at home, Arthur of SW Lot 16; Ivan in N. Bedeque; Mrs. Russell Ramsay, Northam; Mrs. Louise Perry, Mrs. Ruby Lovett, Mrs. Jessie Chaplin all of Boston; Mrs. Fremont Campbell, French River, Mrs. Aretus Campbell, SW Lot 16." Guardian

Pedigree

  1. Birch, Edward
    1. Baglole, Mary
      1. Birch, John
      2. Birch, William
      3. Birch, Eliza
      4. Birch, Thomas
      5. Birch, James
        1. Pendleton, Angelina
          1. Birch, Devona May
          2. Birch, George Edward
          3. Birch, Mary Ellen Elmira
          4. Birch, Charlotte Lydia Bell
          5. Birch Burch, George Albert Byron
          6. Birch, William Gordon
          7. Birch, John James Sydney
          8. Birch, Mary Pearl
          9. Birch, Maggie
          10. Birch, Arthur B. S.
          11. Birch, Jessie
          12. Birch, Angeline Lina
          13. Birch, Vernon
      6. Birch, Margaret Susan
      7. Birch, Mary Jane Janie
      8. Birch, Dionysius George
      9. Birch, George Dionysius
      10. Birch, Louis Edward Lewis
      11. Birch, Edmund Seymour