Re: Mrs. John Welton?

Dave:

This might help:

Descendants of Delilah May [Lila] Canning

Generation No. 1

1. Delilah May [Lila]6 Canning (Thomas Edward5, James Edward4 Cannon, John3, George2, Unknown1) was born 15 November 1874 in Diligent River, Cumberland, NS, and died 10 July 1943. She married (1) George Prescott Henderson 19 February 1896 in Parrsboro, Cumberland, NS, son of Edmund Henderson and Eliza ?. He was born 1871 in Pennfield, Charlotte, NB. She married (2) T V Moxon. She married (3) John Welton.
Notes for Delilah May [Lila] Canning:
NB: NSARM Births Registry shows mother's name as "Sophia Dow".
More About George Henderson and Delilah Canning:
Marriage: 19 February 1896, Parrsboro, Cumberland, NS

Child of Delilah Canning and George Henderson is:
2 i. Bella Beatrice7 Henderson, born 18 October 1896 in Pointe Wolfe, Albert, NB.

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----- Original Message -----
From: "david winter" <davidwinter@...>
To: "nscumber" <welsh793@...>
Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 8:02 PM
Subject: [nscumber] Mrs. John Welton?


> Although transcribed as printed, this obit. below has several "misprints".
> However, my CANNING database isn't large enough to figure out what's wrong
> and who she really is.
>
> Brother-in-law, "Albert" Parsons has to be Clarence Parsons while her mother
> has to be Julia Ann Dowe not Cecilia if her sister is Elizabeth "Lizzie"
> (Canning) Sears.
>
> What is daughter, Bella's" maiden name?
>
> Who did Lila m/1?
>
> Unable to locate her 1943 death record on the NSARM website.
>
> Any assistance would be appreciated.
>
> Dave
> +++++++++++++++
> Parrsboro Record, Tuesday, July 13, 1943, pg. #1; Reel #2864, NSARM,
> Halifax, N.S.
> OBITUARY: Mrs. John Welton
> The death of Mrs. John Welton occurred suddenly at here home here on
> Saturday evening, only an hour or so after she had been working in her
> garden. Residing in Parrsboro since last fall, the deceased was formerly
> Lila Canning, a daughter of the late Thomas and Cecilia Dowe Canning of
> Diligent River where she lived most of her life. Besides her husband, she is
> survived by a daughter, Bella, be a former marriage; also, by two sisters,
> Mrs. Albert Parsons of Fox River and Mrs. William Sears of Springhill
> Junction; and by three brothers, Thomas Canning of Halifax; Norman of
> Diligent River; and Howard in the U.S.A. The funeral was held at her home
> yesterday afternoon, with Rev. J.N. Barbour officiating. Interment was made
> in the Baptist Cemetery here.
>
> Source: Dave Winter 23 Oct 2007
> +++++++++++++++++++
> 1881 Census:
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING THOMAS 38 M
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING ANN 34 M
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING OLIVIA 12
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING CHARLOES 10
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING ADELIA 8
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING DELILAH 6 (Lila Canning mentioned above?)
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING THOMAS 4
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING COALLY 2
> 6097 MILL VILLAGE A 97 CANNING ELIZABETH 0 B. OCT 1880
> ++++++++++++++++++++++
> Cumberland Marriage Index:
> HENDERSON GEORGE 25 S APPLE RIVER PENFIELD EDMUND ELIZA
> 19 Feb 1896 Cumberland County, N.S.
> CANNING LILLA 21 S DILIGNET RIVER DILIGENT RIVER THOMAS ANNIE 625
> (Lila Canning mentioned above?)
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