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Elizabeth Lillian BROOKS

Female 1878 - 1975  (97 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Lillian BROOKS  [1
    Born 17 Jun 1878  U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Lilly  [3
    Died 16 Sep 1975  Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • Elizabeth Lillian MORRIS, 16 Sept. 1975, age 96, in Vancouver.(Archives)

      MORRIS: Passed away on Sept. 16, 1975, Elizabeth Lillian MORRIS, aged 96 yrs. Survived by two sons, John Richard, Vancouver, B.C., and Rev. Wilfred H. of Caracus, Venezuela. Predeceased by her husband, J. W. MORRIS and daughter, Mary Lillian. Eight grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Private memorial service was conducted in the Mount Pleasant, Nunn & Thomson Chapel, Kingsway at 11th Ave. on Friday, Sept. 19th at 3pm. Cremation.(Obituary)
    Buried Forest Lawn Cemetery, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Family history has it that she was the only survivor of triplets, but to date, no evidence has been found to substantiate this. [3]
    Person ID I757  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2012 

    Father Henry James BROOKS,   b. 11 May 1829, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1907, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Parker WHITE,   b. 22 Dec 1842, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1939, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1868  Charlottetown, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Married on 22 Feb 1868, by John Chapple, Bible Christian minister. Witnesses: Isaac HARPER and Margaret BROOKS. [Margaret BROOKS may have been Margaret SIMMONS, wife of Thomas Roberts BROOKS.]

      Announcement in the Herald: Married by the same, (refers to Mr. J. Chapple in previous announcement) on the 22nd ult., Mr. H. J. BROOKS, of White Sands, to Miss M. A .P. WHITE, of Murray Harbour.

      [6, 7]
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet

    Family John Washington MORRIS,   b. 26 Apr 1875, Southwold Twp., Elgin, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1947, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1904  Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Type: Separated 
    • They were married at Oakdale Farm, South Saanich, Victoria; at the time of the marriage, John Washington MORRIS was recorded as being a resident of Victoria. [3]
    Children 
     1. Wilfred Henry MORRIS,   b. 15 Jan 1905, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1994, Salem, Marion, Oregon, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. John Richard MORRIS,   b. 9 Jan 1907, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1985, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Mary Lillian MORRIS,   b. 20 Feb 1909, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1924, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F209  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S135] Census of Canada, 1881, (4 April 1881).

    2. [S53] Census of Canada, 1901, (31 March 1901).

    3. [S676] Personal communication.

    4. [S291] Archives: British Columbia Archives.

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

    6. [S174] Master Name Index, Public Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

    7. [S167] Newspaper The Herald, Charlottetown, P.E.I., Dan MacDonald, (Self-published by author. Copyright 2003. ISBN 0-9732308-0-0 Copies available from Dan MacDonald, 1275 McLaughlin Drive, Moncton, N.B. E1G 3P9).


  

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