Vital Records

"The Saint Croix Courier Journey Through Time" A Collection of Amusing and

Informative News and Opinions from Past Issues

 Issue 2 of 6 A New Century Begins: 1886-1905

(Written by permission of the Saint Croix Courier. Transcribed by and converted to HTML by Charlene Beney.)

('Inst'-means present month

'Ult'-means late month)

Vital records, births, marriages and deaths.

Jan. 28, 1886

Died: At. St. George, on the 27th inst., Hugh Deware, aged 79 years.

Feb. 18, 1886

Died: At. St. George, on the 12th inst., Ruth Steen, aged 64 years.

Feb. 25, 1886

Died: At. St. George, on the 11th inst., Mrs. George Steen, relict of the late George Steen, aged 83 years.

April 1, 1886

Died: At. St. George on the 24th ult., James Defley, aged 52 years and 6 months.

April 29,1886

Died: At. St. George , NB, April 2, 1886, Addie Levitt [Leavitt], aged 3 years, 11 months.

Dec. 2,1886

Died: In Calais, ME, Nov. 19th, Mr. John L. Clinch, formerly of St. George, NB, aged 85 years and 4 mos.

Jan. 13,1887

Died: At St. George, on Jan. 8th, 1887, James Dillman, aged 6 years.

Jan. 27,1887

Died: At St. George, on the 21st., January, 1887, Mathilda, wife of Joseph McCormick, aged 58 years, leaving a husband, 5 sons and 3 daughters to mourn her loss.

March 29, 1889

Died: On the 17th inst., at St. George, James Brown, aged 59 years.

April 4, 1889

Died: On Friday night last, Mr. Angus Burgess, 36 years, keeper of Point Midje Light, and twelve year old son, drowned. Leaves a wife and six small children. [more details in paper]

April 11, 1889

Died: At. St. George, on Monday, Mr. James Lee, 51 years of age. [more details in paper]

At St. George, on the 5th inst., Mr. Alfred Teed. [more details in paper]

Sept. 26, 1889

Died: At. St. George, on the 19th. Inst., suddenly, Maude, youngest daughter of Levi Young, much regretted by her family and numerous friends.

Jan. 2, 1890

Died: In St. George, Dec. 24, Ann, wife of Robert Armstrong, aged 69 years.

Aug. 21, 1890

Died: In St. George, NB, Aug. 12, Cornelia B. Chambers, aged 18 years, six months.

Jan. 29, 1891

Died: At. Mascarene, Dec. 24th., Cornelius McNichol, aged 57 years and seven months.

June 11, 1891

Died: At Second Falls, St. George, May 23, of consumption, Cora May Purdy, second daughter of Oliver Purdy, aged 17 years, 11 months.

Nov. 19: 1891

Died: At. St. George, N.B., Nov. 12, after a lingering illness, William J. Crory, age 49 years.

March 17, 1892

Died: At. St. George, Mar. 3, James Hall, aged 69.

Sept. 1, 1892

Died: At. St. George, July 3, Lizzie Mann, aged 102 years.

Nov. 24, 1892

Died: At L'Etete, on Nov. 2nd., Eliza wife of James McLean, aged 52 years, and on Nov. 5th, their grandson, Charley Parks, aged 1 year and 6 months.

Jan. 26, 1893

Died: At Bonny River, Jan. 23, John Orr, aged 37 years, 3 months.

Feb. 23, 1893

Died: At. St. George, on Wednesday, 8th. Inst., L. W. Young, aged 81 years.

Aug. 16, 1894

Died: At. St. George, August 6, Isabella White, aged 94 years and 6 months, relict of the late Thomas White.

Dec. 20, 1894

Died: At. St. George, Dec. 10, Howard Curran, aged 93 years and 5 months.

At. St. George, Dec. 3, after a lingering illness, William Doyle, aged 24 years.

June 6, 1895

Died: At St. George, May 21, John Sutton, infant son of J. Sutton and Helen J. Clark.

March 12, 1896

Died: At. St. George, Feb. 26, after a lingering illness, E. Bruce McKenzie, aged 25 years.

Oct. 22, 1896

Died: At Piskehegan, Oct. 21st, Nancy Corning, aged 85 years.

Dec. 16, 1897

Died: At. St. George, Dec. 6, Owen Frederick Bogue, aged 39 years and 11 months.

March 31, 1898

Died: At. St. George, Nov. 27th, Martha Keating, aged 94 years, leaving a husband and six children to mourn their loss.

Jan. 12, 1899

Died: At. St. George, Jan. 7th, Pearl, aged 6 months, child of Mr. And Mrs. Harry Bradshaw.

March 23, 1899

Died: At St. George, March 15th, Peter McVicar, aged 73 years.

At St. George, March 15th, Mary Ann, relict of the late John Lynott, aged 87 years.

April 13, 1899

Died: At. St. George, March 25, Phoebe Hatt, aged 34 years.

Oct. 26, 1899

Died: At. St. George, Oct. 22, Josephine, daughter of Duncan and Josephine Campbell, aged 14 years, 9 mos.

Nov. 9, 1899

Died: At St. George, Oct. 31, Nancy, wife of Wm. Maxwell, aged 76 years.

At St. George, Oct. 29th, Sarah, aged 4 months, daughter of Wm. And Susan Sherwood.

Nov. 23, 1899

Died: At. St. George, Nov. 14, John A. Crovan, aged 24 years.

Dec. 7, 1899

Died: At. St. George, Dec. 4th, Lazerus Perry, aged 55 years.

Dec. 28, 1899

Died: At. St. George, Dec. 23rd, William Baxter, aged 84 years.

Jan. 18, 1900

Died: At St. George, Jan. 16th, Anna, wife of Thomas Coughlan, aged 82 years.

At St. George, January 13th, George Marks, aged 25 years.

At St. George, Jan. 14th, Alfred A. Wilcox, aged 62 years

April 19, 1900

Died: At Mascarene, April 16, Archibald Matthews, aged 59 years.

April 26, 1900

Died: At Bonny River, age 14, ? Moore, a lad drowned. [more details in paper]

May 3, 1900

Died: At St. George, April 30th, Ellen, wife of Martin Doyle, aged 81 years.

May 10, 1900

Died: At. St. George, May 4th, Frederick Hatt, aged 36 years.

At St. George, May 5th, Mandana A. Relict of the late Edward Russel, aged 70 years.

May 17, 1900

Died: At St. George, NB, May 13, Frederick McMaster, aged 43 years.

June 7, 1900

Died: At St. George, June 5th, Charlotte, relict of the late Alfred A. Wilcox, aged 56 years.

July 26, 1900

Died: At. St. George, July 23rd, Wm. Cunningham, aged 26 years.

Oct. 4, 1900

Died: At St. George, Sept. 29th, Helen M., aged 3 months, daughter of Rannie and Maggie O'Brien.

At. St. George, Sept. 28th, Eddie A., aged 3 years, 11 months, son of Henry and Annie Sherrard.

At St. George, Sept. 25th, Robert Tayte, aged 25 years.

Oct. 11, 1900

Died: At St. George, Oct. 6th, Percy, aged 2 mos,. child of Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Spinney.

Nov. 8, 1900

Died: At. Back Bay, Oct. 29th, Angus Cook, aged 43 years.

Nov. 22, 1900

Died: At St. George, Nov. 13, Andrew J. Maxwell, aged 49 years, leaving a wife and 3 children.

Nov. 29, 1900

Died: At. St. George, Nov. 23rd, George A. Carmichael, of Elmsville, aged 41 years.

Feb. 14, 1901

Died: At. St. George, Feb. 6, Charles Frederick McGee, aged 24 years, son of Gartley and Dorcas McGee.

March 28, 1901

Died: At. St. George, March 17th, Barbra, wife of Captain Henry McDougall, aged 63 years.

May 2, 1901

Died: At. St. George, April 29th, William Maxwell, aged 89 years.

July 13, 1901

Died: At. St. George, June 10th, Thomas Chambers, aged 67 years.

At. St. George, June 7th, Jane, relict of the late Avery Seeley, aged 82 years.

July 25, 1901

Married: At. St. Andrews, NB, on June 26th. By Rev. C. Currie, Israel Thorne, to Julia Gordon, both of St. George, NB.

Aug. 29, 1901

Died: At St. George, Aug. 22, Wilson Hamilton, aged 25 years, 6 months

Oct. 17, 1901

Died: At. St. George, Oct. 8th, Elizabeth Lidgate [Ludgate], widow of the late Hugh Lidgate, [Ludgate], aged 62 years, 8 months

Nov. 14, 1901

Died: At. St. George, Nov. 8th, Thomas Radley, aged 62 years, 9 months.

Dec. 26, 1901

Died: At Second Falls, St. George, Dec. 22nd, James Bowden, aged 68 years.

At Back Bay, St. George, Dec. 17th, M. H. Lasley, aged 19 years.

Jan. 9, 1902

Died: At. St. George, Jan. 1, Charles Johnson, aged 74 years.

Feb. 20, 1902

Died: At. Second Falls, St. George, Feb. 10th, James Keough, aged 57 years.

March 27, 1902

Died: At Back Bay, St. George, March 22, Bertha Lasley, aged 15 years, 7 months.

At St. George, March 24th, Earl Stewart, aged 9 months, child of Walter and Mary Maxwell.

At St. George, N.B. March 10, of consumption, Cecil W. beloved child of Mr. And Mrs. Annias Wilcox, aged 1 year.

May 22, 1902

Died: At Bonny River, May 15th, Albert McLaine, aged 21 years.

Aug. 21, 1902

Died: At St. George, Matthew McKinney, leaving a wife and four children. [more details in paper]

Aug., 28, 1902

Died: At. St. George, Aug. 19th, Daniel Campbell, aged 35 years.

Sept. 18, 1902

Died; At Lepreaux, on the 5th inst., of heart failure, Susan North, widow of John L. Cameron, and daughter of the late Avram S. Wetmore, of St. George, in the 75th year of her age.

Oct. 16, 1902

Died: At St. George, Oct. 10, J. Kenneth McLeod, aged 68 years.

Jan. 1, 1903

Died: At. Frye's Island, Percy, only son of Mr. And Mrs. Henry Frye, on Sun. aft. [Dec. 29, 1902] Interment took place at St. George on Tuesday. [Dec. 31, 1903]

Mar. 5, 1903

Died: At. St. George, Feb. 27th, Robt. D. Jackson, aged 18 years.

March 26, 1903

Died: At. St. George, Mar. 23, Wallace, aged 2 yrs. 6 mos., son of Mr. & Mrs. H. Vaughan Dewar.

At St. George, Mar. 20, Jane, relict of the late John Mann.

April 30, 1903

Died:, At Caithness, St. George, April 22, Clement Grearson, aged 85 years.

At St. George, April 24th, Guy E., aged 5 months, son of Mr. And Mrs. Samuel Spinney.

May 21, 1903

Died: At. St. George, May 14, Margaret, relict of the late Captain James Sherrard, aged 64 years.

May 28, 1903

Died: At. St. George, May 21, Joanna, aged 89 years, 10 months, relict of the late A.J. Gillmor, Sr. and aunt of the late Senator Gillmor.

July 2, 1903

Died: At. Back Bay, June 25th, George Lasley, aged 83 years.

Aug. 13, 1903

Died: At Caithness, St. George, by drowning, by John Chambers, aged 20, George Philips, aged 15, Guy and Gilbert Henry, aged 19 and 20. [more details in paper]

Oct. 1, 1903

Born: At St. George, to Mr. & Mrs. Alex D. Heron, a son.

At St. George, to Mr. & Mrs. C. Hazen McGee, a daughter.

January 28, 1904

Born: At. St. George, Jan. 15th, to Mr. & Mrs. M. E. Baldwin, a daughter.

Feb. 11, 1904

Died: At Back Bay, Jan. 28th, Eliza J., wife of George Lasley, aged 28 years.

March 24, 1904

Born: At Back Bay, to Mr. & Mrs. David Leavitt, a daughter.,

At St. George, to Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Spinney, a son.

April 7, 1904

Born: At St. George, on April 5, to Mr. & Mrs. George A. Craig, a daughter.

Died: At Bonny River, April 3rd, Ethel, daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Miles Gillmor, aged 14 years, 9 months.

April 21, 1904

Born: At St. George, April 11th, to Mr. And Mrs. W. J. Doyle, a son.

June 16, 1904

Born: At. St. George, June 12, to Mr. And Mrs. Fred Matheson, a son.

July 21, 1904

Born: At St. George, July 3rd., to Mr. & Mrs. John McLeod, a son.

At St. George, July 5th, to Mr. & Mrs. Jos. Meating, a daughter.

Oct. 27, 1904

Died: At Back Bay, St. George, Tuesday am [Oct. 26?] Ivory Cook, 12 years, son of Mrs. Angus Cook [more details in paper].

Mar. 23, 1905

Born: At Back Bay, to the wife of Wm. Mitchell, a son.

April 20, 1905

Born: At St. George, to the wife of Wm. Mersereau, a daughter.

At St. George, to the wife of John B. Spear, a daughter.

April 27, 1905

Born: At Bonny River, to the wife of Mayberry Cook, a son.

May 18, 1905

Died: At Lake Utopia, St. George, Robert Baldwin, son of John Baldwin, abt. 28 years, leaving father, several brothers, and sisters. [more details in paper]

June 15, 1905

Born: At St. Stephen, May 30th, to the wife of D. E. Justason, St. George, a daughter.

Dec. 21, 1905

Died: At St. George Robert J. Dodds, 38 years of age, survived by four children and wife, former Miss Annie McIntyre. [more details in paper]


 

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