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Bertha Jane BOWNESS[1]

Female 1911 - 1983  (71 years)


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  • Name Bertha Jane BOWNESS 
    Born 28 Oct 1911  Montrose, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jan 1983  Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The death occured at Prince County Hospital, Summerside on Sunday January 9, 1983 after a lengthy illness of Bertha Jane JENKINS, wife of William E. JENKINS, Summerside. Mrs JENKINS was born in Montrose, P.E.I. on October 28, 1911, daughter of the late Reuben BOWNESS and his wife, the former Sophia MOUNTAIN of Montrose, P.E.I. She leaves to mourn her loss, besides her husband, her son Gordon Barrie, as well as four sisters and one brother; Margaret WHITMAN, Melrose, Mass.; Georgie MORRISON and Beatrice BOWNESS of Ottawa; Dora BOWNESS of Summerside and Howard BOWNESS of Montrose. Also several nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed by many of her friends and relatives.

      Mrs. JENKINS was a faithful member of Trinity United Church, Summerside, the United Church Women, Abegweit chapter of the IODE and various other organizations. She was also an active member of the Liberal Womens Association and was president of Fourth District Liberal Womens Associations in 1970. A memorial service will be held at Trinity United Church at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday. The body has been forwarded to Dalhousie University for study and research.
    Notes 
    • She was the daughter of Reuben BOWNESS and Sophia MOUNTAIN. (obit) Bertha was Everett's teacher in Grade one, in Summerside, P.E.I. [2, 3]
    Person ID I1507  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2011 

    Family William Everett "Bill" JENKINS,   b. 1 Nov 1897, Greek River, Lot 63, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1983, Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1948  Montrose, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S676] Personal communication.

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

    3. [S45] Personal knowledge/recollection, Anne Brooks.

    4. [S150] Descendants of Johan Heinrich HENCKELL, Hazel Sanford, (www.islandregister.com).