Brace, George

Birth Name Brace, George 1 2a
Gender male
Age at Death 77 years, 10 months, 18 days


George BRACE (1787-1887) married his second cousin Hannah MANN (1810- ). They lived in Charlottetown. George came from Quidi Vidi, Newfoundland.

George's death was reported in the Gazette (Royal Newfoundland Gazette) 1807-; Evening Mercury (then Evening Herald) 1882-1920

from the Island Register:
Liber 11 Folio 470
Will of George Brace, shoemaker, Charlottetown.
Bequests: to wife Hannah; to son Richard, to son William Edward; to son James Henry; to son Richard Knight; to son John Albert; to son Walter Palmer; to grandson Archie, son of deceased daughter Mary Anna; to his friend and neighbor Michael Power & his wife Mrs. Harriet Ainsworth.
Executors : Thomas Alley & son John Albert Brace.
Will signed 15 Sep., 1886; probate granted 5 March, 1887.

Name George Brace
Age 78
Residence Ch'town
Date of Death 1887
Source pre-1906 Death Index. Unidentified newspaper. **See note
Notes Insufficient information to trace to source; copy cannot be provided.


Gazette (Royal Newfoundland Gazette) 1807-; Evening Mercury (then Evening Herald) 1882-1920

At Charlottetown, P.E.I., March 2nd, George BRACE, an old and respected citizen of that place. Formerly of St. John's, Nfld. From


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth April 14, 1809 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada   1
Death March 2, 1887 Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada from Newfoundland newspaper - Mar 2 1887 George Brace of St Johns died at Charlottetown, PEI. and his will, transcribed on the Island Register  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Brace, Richard17621855
Mother Ashe, Mary1775December 29, 1856
         Brace, George April 14, 1809 March 2, 1887


Family of Brace, George and Mann, Hannah Braidwood

Married Wife Mann, Hannah Braidwood ( * about 1816 + August 15, 1888 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage March 17, 1842 Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada Trinity Methodist, Charlottetown; PEI Marriage Registrations  
Name Birth Date Death Date
Brace, Mary Hannah JaneMarch 18, 1844August 17, 1880
Brace, William EdwardDecember 23, 1846February 3, 1923
Brace, James HenryMarch 18, 1848June 13, 1930
Brace, Richard KnightAugust 25, 1850April 15, 1925
Brace, Sarah EvangelineDecember 15, 1852October 13, 1875
Brace, John AlbertDecember 28, 1855May 7, 1938
Brace, Walter PalmerJune 4, 1859October 2, 1943

Source References

  1. 1881 Census of Canada
  2. 1861 Census of Canada
      • Source text:

        Residence date: 1861 Residence place: Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada