George William Cowie (1907-1988)
Clarice _____ (1918-2004)
George William Cowie1
27 Nov 1907
2 Apr 1911 (age 4)
1582 Walker Road, Walker, Northumberland, England2
son living in two rooms with his parents George and Mary, sisters Georgina and Hannah, and brothers Daniel and John. Born in Sunderland
4 Apr 1988 (age 80)3
Victoria Lawn Cemetery, 432 Queenston Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada3
born 27th November 1907, died 4th April 1988 and buried with his wife Clarice
Although George appeared in the 1911 census as a son I have some doubt as his birth record is different to his 'siblings', i.e in Sunderland with no mother's maiden name, thus was he 'adopted'4
England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Sunderland 1908 quarter:1 volume:10a page:792. Cit. Date: 26 May 2020.
Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:30790 class:RG78 piece:1759 registration district:559 sub-district:3 enumeration district:18 schedule:168. Cit. Date: 26 May 2020.
Billion Graves, (on-line at www.billiongraves.com). Niagara Victoria Lawn Cemetery. Cit. Date: 2 June 2020.
Norma McKellar personal communication. email dated 24th May 2020. Cit. Date: 25 May 2020.