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Mary Harvey YELLAND

Female 1902 - 2006  (103 years)


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  • Name Mary Harvey YELLAND 
    Born 23 Nov 1902  Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Birth announcement: "At 3, Folly-place, Penzance, the wife of John William Henry YELLAND, Baker, a daughter." (Newspaper)
    Gender Female 
    Died 7 Jan 2006  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Jan 2006  Glendale Memorial Gardens, Etobicoke, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • She is buried in the Gardens of the Good Shepherd, Lot 316 C1; her husband George is elsewhere in the same cemetery.

      DUKE, Mary - After a wonderful full life, at the age of 103, on Saturday, January 7th, 2006. Beloved wife of the late George DUKE. Mary was a special grandma, great-grandma and great-great-grandma and she will be deeply missed by all. Friends may call at the Ward Funeral Home, 2035 Weston Rd. (north of Lawrence Ave.), Weston on Wednesday from 12 noon until time of service in the chapel at 1 p.m. Interment Glendale Memorial Gardens. If desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. (Obit)
    Person ID I500  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2015 

    Father John William Henry YELLAND,   b. Abt 1877, St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1930, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Mary Harvey MATTHEWS,   b. 25 Mar 1879, Pendeen, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 19 Apr 1902  St. Mary's Church, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married 19 April 1902, John William Henry YELLAND, age 26, Bachelor, Confectioner, residing at 4 South Place Folly, Penzance, son of John William St. Keverne YELLAND, Stone-cutter; and Mary Harvey MATTHEWS, age 23, Spinster, residing at 14 Market Pl., daughter of John MATTHEWS, Deceased, Miner, married after Banns on 19 April 1902. Married at St. Mary's Parish Church by Edward C. Barnicrat ?, M.A. Both John and Mary signed their names, as did the witnesses, John William St. Keverne YELLAND and Emma YELLAND. [4]
    Documents
    Census 1911: Yelland family
    Census 1911: Yelland family
    John and Mary Yelland and five children living at 50 Dodds Ave., Toronto, Ontario.
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet

    Family George Edgar DUKE,   b. 17 Dec 1899, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1967, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1922  Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • The affidavit required before a license or certificate is granted stated George DUKE, Machinist, residing 118 Lappin Ave., Toronto; Mary YELLAND, Inspector, residing at 70 Pritchard Ave., Toronto. Their intention was to marry in Toronto and this document was signed on 4 April 1922.

      George Edgar DUKE, age 22, Bachelor, son of John William DUKE, born England, and Faith TARRY, born England; and Mary Harvey YELLAND, age 19, Spinster, daughter of John William Henry YELLAND, born England, and Mary Harvey MATTHEWS, married 27 April 1922, at St. John's Church, West Toronto, York. Religion of both: Anglican. Witnesses: Ernest Arthur DUKE and Lena DUKE, both of 118 Lappin Ave., Toronto. [Lena DUKE could have been his sister, Helena.] [5]
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. George Edgar DUKE,   b. 19 May 1924, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 2012, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Living
     4. Ernest Albert DUKE,   b. 16 Jun 1930, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 2003, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     5. Living
     6. Kathleen Patricia DUKE,   b. 10 Nov 1934, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2004, Mississauga, Peel, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Living
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F133  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Duke family
    Duke family
    L-R: Mary Harvey Duke, nee Yelland; George Edgar Duke, Mabel Plumley, nee Yelland.
    Mother and daughter
    Mother and daughter
    L-R: Mary Harvey Duke nee Yelland; Mary Harvey Yelland, nee Matthews.

    Documents
    Birth announcement: Mary Harvey Yelland
    Birth announcement: Mary Harvey Yelland
    Published in Cornishman on 11 December 1902.

  • Sources 
    1. [S676] Personal communication.

    2. [S217] Newspaper.

    3. [S11] Obituary/Death or Funeral notice.

    4. [S244] Parish Register, St. Mary's, Penzance, Cornwall (original register).

    5. [S109] Civil Marriage Registration.


  

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