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Edith Winnifred "Winnie" TURGOOSE

Female 1884 - 1935  (51 years)


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  • Name Edith Winnifred "Winnie" TURGOOSE  [1
    Nickname Winnie 
    Born 13 May 1884  South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Jul 1935  Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Edith Winifred BROOKS, age 51 years, 2 mos., 5 days, died on 18 July 1935 at Essondale, British Columbia. Born 13 May 1884 in British Columbia; father: TURGOOSE; Spouse: John L. BROOKS. [Essondale is/was the Forensic Psychiatric clinic for the Province of British Columbia; it is now Riverside Hospital.]
    Buried Shady Creek United Cemetery, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Memorial inscription: Edith Winifred Brooks died July 18, 1935 aged 61 years. John Lemuel Brooks died Oct. 26, 1969 age 95 years. [It would appear the age was incorrect on the stone for Edith.]
    Person ID I2409  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2014 

    Father William TURGOOSE,   b. Abt 1830, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1885, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Emma POPE,   b. Abt 1843, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1922, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1865  Tampico, Whiteside, Illinois, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address 1873  South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Address at the time of Emma's birth on 1 January 1873.
    Address 1878  South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Address at the time of Carrie's birth on 19 October 1878.
    Address 1881  Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F1006  Group Sheet

    Family John Lemuel BROOKS,   b. 22 May 1874, Bloomington, Mclean, Illinois, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1969, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1902  [1
    Address 1911  Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Henry Walter BROOKS,   b. 23 Jan 1904, South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1990, Duncan, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Emma Mary Ann BROOKS,   b. 8 Apr 1905, South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1950, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     3. John William "Jack" BROOKS,   b. 6 May 1907, South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1977, Chemainus, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Lillian Elizabeth J. BROOKS,   b. 24 Nov 1908, South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1978, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. James Lemuel BROOKS,   b. 13 Jun 1917, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1991, Duncan, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Thomas BROOKS,   b. 14 Apr 1919, South Saanich, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2003  (Age 83 years)
    Photos
    Lemuel Brooks' home.
    Lemuel Brooks' home.
    Home on Saanich, Vancouver Island, of John Lemuel and Winifred Brooks.
    Last Modified 7 Mar 2008 
    Family ID F759  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Turgoose family
    Turgoose family
    Mrs. William Turgoose, and her six daughters, Fanny Turgoose, Emma Merkley, Annie Michell, Carrie Pope, Lottie Stuart, Winnie Brooks; Saanich.

    Headstones
    BROOKS
    BROOKS

    In loving memory
    of
    HENRY JAMES BROOKS
    died
    Sept 26, 1907
    Aged 78 years
    A native of Murray Harbor
    Kings Co., P.E.I.
    At Rest

    BROOKS
    BROOKS

    JOHN LEMUEL BROOKS
    Died
    Oct 26, 1969
    Age 95 years
    EDITH WINIFRED BROOKS
    Died
    July 18, 1935
    Age 61 years


  • Sources 
    1. [S676] Personal communication.

    2. [S77] Civil Death Registration.

    3. [S209] Photograph.

    4. [S849] Kysar-Howard Family, (online at www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S123] Civil Records, British Columbia, Canada, Registrar, Vital Statistics, (Victoria B.C.).

    6. [S135] Census of Canada, 1881, (4 April 1881).

    7. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).


  

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