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Ernest Arthur DUKE

Male 1904 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Ernest Arthur DUKE  [1
    Born 7 Dec 1904  Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 19 Jan 1905  St. Paul, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Ernest Arthur DUKE, born 7 December 1905, baptised 19 January 1905, son of John William and Faith, residing at 70 St. Paul's Buildings, Store Keeper. [One would assume his date of birth was meant to be 1904]Anne Brooks
    Gender Male 
    Address 1922  [5
    118 Lappin Ave., Toronto, Ontario 
    • Address at the time his brother, George, married.
    Witness 1922  [5
    • He was one of the witnesses at the marriage of his brother, George Edgar, to Mary YELLAND, on 27 April 1922 in Toronto, Ontario. He appeared as Ernest Arthur DUKE of 113 Lappin Ave., Toronto; the other witness, Lena DUKE, was of the same address.

      [Was Lena DUKE his wife, or an affectionate name for Helena, his sister?]
    Witness 1923  [6
    • He witnessed the marriage of his sister, Helena Faith, to Robert Patrick WELCH on 25 May 1923 in Toronto. He appeared as Ernest Arthur DUKE of Toronto.
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I9031  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2014 

    Father John William DUKE,   b. 1866, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 23 Jun 1925  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Faith TARRY,   b. Abt 1864, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1937, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1892  St. Luke, Old Street, Islington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7
    • John William DUKE, age 26, Bachelor, Rocking Horse Maker, residing at 21 Rahin St., son of John William DUKE, Crockery warehouseman; married Faith TARRY, age 25, Spinster, French Polisher, residing at 21 Ironmonger St., daughter of John TARRY, Bootmaker. Married 17 April 1892 St. Luke, Old Street. Marriage by banns; both signed. Witnesses Harry PAYNE and Maria DUKE.

      [Maria would have been John's twin sister. John states his father's name was the same as his own; this may be significant when there is some cause to believe he and his siblings might be illegitimate. He might have done this for propriety's sake. No DUKE / SIMMONS marriage has been found in the indexes.] (Anne Brooks) [7]
    Address 1893  [7
    51 Mindon ? St., Islington, Middlesex 
    • Address at the time of Marie's baptism on 2 April 1893. [ Record states Islington was a borough in the Parish of Finsbury St. Luke where she was baptised.]
    Address 1894  [8
    38 Hyde Rd., London. 
    • Address at the baptism of John William on 20 July 1894.
    Address 1896  [9
    9 Huntingdon St., Shoreditch, London 
    • Address at the baptism of their son, William John, on 18 October 1896.
    Address 1900  [4
    68 Lr. Paul's Buildings, Clerkenwell, London 
    • Address at the baptism of their son George Edgar on 28 January 1900.
    Address 1901  [10
    No. 68, Clerkenwell, London 
    Address 1902  [4
    72 St. Paul's Buildings, Clerkenwell St. Paul, London 
    • Address at the baptism of Helena Faith on 7 September 1902.
    Address 1905  [4
    70 St. Paul's Building, Clerkenwell, London 
    • Address at the baptism of Ernest Arthur on 19 January 1905.
    Address 1911  [1
    31 Kingsbury Rd., Balls Pond Rd N., Islington, London 
    Address 24 Jul 1915  [11
    1237 King St. W. Toronto, Ontario 
    • Address at the time William enlisted.
    Address 1921  [12
    118 Lappin Ave., Parkdale, Ontario 
    Documents
    Marriage: Duke and Tarry
    Marriage: Duke and Tarry
    John William Duke married Faith Tarry on 17 April 1892 at the Parish Church of St. Luke, Old Street, in Islington.
    Family ID F966  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Baptism: Ernest Arthur Duke
    Baptism: Ernest Arthur Duke
    The document states he was born 7 December 1905 and baptised 19 January 1905; most likely his birth was in 1904.
    Immigration: Faith Duke
    Immigration: Faith Duke
    Faith Duke travelled with 3 children on the S. S. Teutonic which arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick on 6 February 1914. Her children were identified as George Edgar, age 14; Helena Faith, age 11, and Grant Arthur, age 9. [Grant may be incorrect for Ernest]. Her husband, son William, and Joseph Warwick had arrived earlier on 14 September 1913.

  • Sources 
    1. [S579] Census of England, 1911, (1 April 1911).

    2. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    3. [S412] Website: Ancestry.com.

    4. [S792] Parish Register, Saint Paul, Clerkenwell, London.

    5. [S109] Civil Marriage Registration.

    6. [S346] Website: Ontario Vital Statistics Project, (Online transcriptions at http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~maryc).

    7. [S788] Parish Register, St. Luke's, Old Street, Islington, London.

    8. [S847] Parish Register, Hoxton St. Saviour, London.

    9. [S794] Parish Register, St. Leonard Shoreditch, London.

    10. [S120] Census of England, 1901.

    11. [S121] Attestation Paper, Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force, (original images online at Canadian Archives.).

    12. [S984] Census of Canada, 1921, (Enumerated 1 June 1921).


  

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