Re: Charles Edward Hoben

Was Gladys Brown the daughter of Henry Wesley Brown? Is so I have her birth date as 17 June 1877 and death date as 1958.
Greg & Joy Brown
520 Cleveland Ave
Riverview, N.B.
E1B 1Y2
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From: david winter
To: nscumber
Cc: James E. Welsh
Sent: Sunday, August 26, 2007 5:46 PM
Subject: [nscumber] Charles Edward Hoben

Charles Edward was s/o Charles Hoben and Jane Williams. Charles Edward Hoben
m/1 widow, Laura Gladys Brown, born New Canaan who was previously m/1 to
Edgar Skidmore.

Parrsboro Record, Tuesday, February 23, 1932, pg. #1; Reel #2860, NSARM,
Halifax, N.S.
OBITUARY: Charles E. Hoben
After and illness of several months, Charles E. Hoben died at his home on
Upper Main Street, Parrsboro, Tuesday, February 16th, at noon. The late Mr.
Hoben was born at Diligent River, a son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hoben.
Following his marriage to Mrs. Laura Skidmore, he moved to Green Hill, where
he operated a farm and eleven years ago, he moved to Parrsboro where he
resided until the time of his death. He was 76 years old. He leaves to mourn
his loss his wife, one sister, Mrs. Randall Merriam, Port Greville and one
brother, Nelson Hoben, Fox River. The funeral was held Thursday, the service
at the house by Rev. E.A. Kirker. Hymns sung were: "Nearer Thy God To
Thee", "In The Sweet Bye And Bye" and "Abide With Me". Interment was made in
the Wharton Cemetery. The pallbearers were: Clarence Guilderson, Hibbert
Brown, Colby Ayer and Percy Sterling. S.W. Smith was funeral director.

Source: Dave Winter 26 Aug 2007

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