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Edith Gertrude MEWBURN

Female 1864 - 1938  (74 years)


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  • Name Edith Gertrude MEWBURN 
    Born 16 Jul 1864  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census4 1871  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census5 1881  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census6 1891  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census7 1901  Lambton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 8 1911  Lambton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 9 1921  London, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 17 Jul 1938  Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried 19 Jul 1938  Hillsborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I196  Mewburn
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 

    Father Francis MEWBURN,   b. 03 Sep 1836, Pentonville, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Henrietta Elizabeth HANDCOCK,   b. Abt 1836, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Apr 1883, Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 21 Dec 1857  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Hawtrey BLUNDEN,   b. 29 Jun 1843, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1917, Lambton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 18 Nov 1895  Stamford, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Catherine H BLUNDEN,   b. 18 Feb 1903, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1913, Lambton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)  []
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A marriage In Welland County must be her, despite being named Elizabeth:
      012569-95 (Welland Co.) John Hantry BLUNDEN, 51?, farmer, Plympton Twp, Hillsburg, s/o Christopher & Catharine, married Elizabeth Gertrude Mewburn, 31, Lambeth, Stamford, d/o Francis & Henrietta, witn - Eva L.B. Mewburn of Niagara Falls & Francis Mewburn of Stamford, 18 November 1895 at Stamford.
      http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/wland95.htm
      A picture of the gravestone is on findagrave.com, at Hillsboro Cemetery, Plympton, Lambton County, Ontario.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Census returns. 1901. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com ; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2006;), 1901, Lambton West, Ontario.

      "Plympton
      Blunden, Jas, father[?], mar, born June 29 1843, age 57, Irish origin, labourer
      Blunden, Edeth G, wife. mar, born July 16, 1864, Ontario, aged 37, English origin"

    2. [S26] Census returns. 1871. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2009;), 1871, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: roll C-9920; page 30; family 102.

      "Mewburn, Francis, 34, born England, C of E, English, farmer
      Mewburn, Henrietta, 35, born Ireland, C of E, Irish
      Mewburn, Henry, 12, born Ontario, C of E, English, scholar
      Mewburn, Chilton, 11, born Ontario, C of E, English, scholar
      Mewburn, Dora, 9, born Ontario, C of E, English, scholar
      Mewburn, Edith, 7, born Ontario, C of E, English, scholar
      Mewburn, Emily, 2, born Ontario, C of E, English
      Mewburn, Frances L, 1mo, born Ontario, C of E, English"

    3. [S3] Census returns. 1881. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2009;), 1881, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: roll C-13253; page 29; family 141.

      "Mewburn, Francis, 44, born England, C of E, English, farmer, mar
      Mewburn, Henrietta E., 45, born Ireland, C of E, Irish, mar
      Mewburn, Henry B., 22, born England, C of E, English, carpenter
      Mewburn, Chilton, 21, born Ontario, C of E, English, farmer
      Mewburn, Dora F., 19, born Ontario, C of E, English
      Mewburn, Edith G., 17, born Ontario, C of E, English
      Mewburn, Emily L., 12, born Ontario, C of E, English, scholar
      Mewburn, Kathleen, 1, born Ontario, C of E, English"

    4. [S5] Census returns. 1891. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com ; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2008;), 1891, Stamford, Welland, Ontario. Ref: roll T-6376; family 87.

      "Mewburn, Francis, 55, W, born England, father England, mother England, Episcopalian, machine agent
      Mewburn, Dora, 29, dau, born Ontario, father England, mother Ireland, Episcopalian
      Mewburn, Edith, 27, dau, born Ontario, father England, mother Ireland, Episcopalian
      Mewburn, Kathleen, 11, dau, born Ontario, father England, mother Ireland, Episcopalian"

    5. [S13] Census returns. 1911. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com ; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2006;), 1911, Lambton West, Ontario. DN 88; SD 26.

      "Plympton
      Blunden, John, head, mar, born June 1842, age 65, born Ontario, Irish origin, Canadian, farmer
      Blunden, Edith G, wife, born Jul 1864, age 47, born Ontario, English origin
      Blunden Catherine H, dau, S, born Jul 1903, age 8, born Ontario, origin Irish, Canadian"

    6. [S184] Census returns. 1921. Canada, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA; Date: 2013;), 1921, London, Ontario. DN 101; SDN 22.

      "110 Sydenham, Ward 2
      Scott, Edward, head, mar, 60, born Ontario, no occupation
      Scott, Emily, wife, mar, 53, born Ontario, no occupation
      Blunden, Edith, sister-in-law, W, 30, born Ontario, no occupation"

    7. [S51] Deaths index (CR) Canada. Collection: Deaths Ontario, 1869-1938 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947, (Name: Family Search;), 17 Jul 1938, Middlesex, Ontario.

      "Edith Gertude Blunden, died at 240 Mount Pleasant Avenue, of chronic myocarditis and general arteriosclerosis, age 74, born 15 February 1864.
      Lived at 226 Cathcart, London, Ontario.
      Parents Francis Mewburn (born England) and Henrietta Handcock (born Ireland).
      Inf. E L Scott, sister, 226 Cathcart St, London. Buried July 19 1938, Hillsborough"

    8. [S185] Monumental inscriptions, Canada. Collection: CanadaGenWeb's Cemetery Project, (Name: Canada Gen Web;), 19 July 1938. LambtonOntario. http://geneofun.on.ca/names/photo/961590.

      "Hillsboro Anglican/St George's Cemetery
      BLUNDEN
      John Hawtrey Blunden
      1842-1917
      his wife
      Edith Gertrude Mewburn
      1864-1938"

    9. [S172] Historical and genealogical notes, Reive, W.G., (Name: D.A. Robbins; Location: St Catherines, Ontario, Canada; Date: 1992;), p.128 and p.399.

      "Mewburn, Henrietta (nee Handcock)
      born in Ireland; wife of Francis Newburn; mother of Chilton Newburn; daughter of Capt. and Mrs. Handcock"

    10. [S176] Ontarian Genealogist and Family Historian, Chadwick, Edward Marion (ed.), (Name: Rolph Smith & Co.; Location: Toronto, Canada;), No. 9, July, 1900. pp.142-143.

      "Henrietta Elizabeth, d. 7 April 1883, m. 21 Decr. 1857 to Francis Mewburn of Stamford"

    11. [S29] Marriages (CR) Canada. Collection: Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927, (Name: Intellectual Reaerve Inc; Location: Provo, Utah, USA;), 18 Nov 1895, Welland, Ontario. MS932; reel 87; Reg No 63188.

      "John Hantry Blunden, 57, of Hillsbury, born Plympton, batchelor, farmer. Parents Christopher and Catharine Blunden, and
      Elizabeth Gertrude Mewburn, 31, of Stamford, Ontario, born Lambeth, spinster. Parents Francis and Henrietta Mewburn.
      Wit. Eva L B Mewburn, Niagara Falls, Ontario; Francis Mewburn, Stamford.
      Nov 18th 1895, St John's Church (Cof E), Stamford"