Davis, John Hardwick (1841-1913)

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1903, page 662.

 

Rector John Davis and Archdwarden Charles Digby, former Royal Engineer, in front of St. Mary the Virgin, Sapperton in 1898. “St. Mary the Virgin, Sapperton celebrates 150 years,” by Rob England, Church for Vancouver, May 14, 2015, https://churchforvancouver.ca/st-mary-the-virgin-sapperton-celebrates-150-years/.

 

John Hardwick (or Hardwicke) Davis was an Anglican minister. He lived at 1008 Denman Street in 1903.

 

John Hardwick Davis

John Hardwick Davis was born in Surrey, England, on August 18, 1841.

 

Ancestry.com. London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Reference Number: p71/jn/013. Name: John Hardwicke Davis; Gender: Male; Record Type: Baptism; Baptism Date: 17 Dec 1841; Baptism Place: Horselydown St John, Southwark, England; Father: John Davis; Mother: Mary Ann Davis; Register Type: Parish Registers.

 

 

His parents were John Davis and Mary Ann Cock (or Cook), who were married in Horselydown on November 7, 1836. John Davis was born in Chertsey, Surrey about 1799, and he became a clergyman.

 

Ancestry.com. London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Reference Number: p71/jn/021. Name: Reverend John Davis; Gender: Male; Record Type: Marriage; Marriage Date: 7 Nov 1835; Marriage Place: St John, Horselydown, Southwark, England; Spouse: Mary Ann Cook [sic]; Register Type: Parish Register.

 

Ancestry.com. England, Pallot’s Marriage Index, 1780-1837 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001. Name: John Davis; Comment: Rev;Clerk; Spouse: Mary Cock; Comments: St Saviour Southwark Surrey;251; Marriage Date: 1835; Parish: Southwark St John Horsleydown.

 

Early Life

John went to St. Paul’s School in London, England.

 

Admission Registers of St. Paul's School, from 1748 to 1876; by Robert Barlow Gardiner; London (England), George Bell and Sons, 1884, p. 321; https://archive.org/stream/admissionregist00stpa#page/n348/mode/1up.

Admission Registers of St. Paul’s School, from 1748 to 1876; by Robert Barlow Gardiner; London (England), George Bell and Sons, 1884, p. 321; https://archive.org/stream/admissionregist00stpa#page/n348/mode/1up.

 

Later he studied at St. Alban Hall, which was associated with Merton College at the University of Oxford.

 

Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1715-1886, Joseph Foster; Oxford, Parker and Company, 1888, page 349, https://archive.org/stream/alumnioxoniense03oxfogoog#page/n409/mode/1up

Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1715-1886, Joseph Foster; Oxford, Parker and Company, 1888, page 349, https://archive.org/stream/alumnioxoniense03oxfogoog#page/n409/mode/1up.

 

 

Marriage to Florence Harriette Mordacque

On April 14, 1879, in Withington, Lancashire, John married Florence Harriette Tupper, who was the widow of Henry Delisle Tupper.

 

Ancestry.com. Manchester, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: Anglican Parish Registers. Manchester, England: Manchester Libraries, Information and Archives. Name: John Hardwicke David [Davis]; Gender: Male; Marriage Age: Of Full Age; Event Type: Marriage; Marriage Date: 14 Apr 1879; Marriage Place: Withington, St Paul, Lancashire, England; Parish as it Appears: Withington; Father: John Davis; Spouse: Florence Hariette Tupper; Reference Number: M650; Archive Roll: 637.

 

Pall Mall Gazette (London, England), April 17, 1879, page 3, column 2.

 

 

St. Paul’s Church, Withington, Manchester; The Grapevine, The Parish Magazine of Christ Church, West Didsbury; St. Christopher’s Withington & St. Paul’s Withington; March 2016, page 1; http://christchurchdidsbury.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/2016-March1.pdf.

 

Florence was born in Lancashire on September 13, 1857. Her father was Rev. Louis Henry Mordacque (1824-1870).

 

Ancestry.com. Lancashire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1911 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Lancashire Anglican Parish Registers. Preston, England: Lancashire Archives. Name: Florence Harriette Mordacque; Baptism Date: 27 Dec 1857; Parish: Haslingden, Lancashire, England; Father: Louis Hy Mordacque; Mother: Sarah Mordacque; Register Type: Parish Registers; Reference Number: Pr 3016/1/17.

 

Louis Henry Mordacque, Admission Register of the Manchester School, in Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester, Volume 94, edited by Jeremiah Finch Smith; Cheshire (England), Chetham Society, 1874, page 264; https://books.google.ca/books?id=-L44AAAAIAAJ&pg=PA264&lpg=PA264&dq=Louis+Henry+Mordacque&source=bl&ots=2BfVJyJGsw&sig=4XHKKlAor_Jw66VFVIkt7oUSk6Y&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjIvLublJnOAhVU9WMKHVFcDHMQ6AEIKTAE#v=onepage&q&f=false

Louis Henry Mordacque, Admission Register of the Manchester School, in Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of Lancaster and Chester, Volume 94, edited by Jeremiah Finch Smith; Cheshire (England), Chetham Society, 1874, page 264; https://books.google.ca/books?id=-L44AAAAIAAJ&pg=PA264&lpg=PA264&dq=Louis+Henry+Mordacque&source=bl&ots=2BfVJyJGsw&sig=4XHKKlAor_Jw66VFVIkt7oUSk6Y&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjIvLublJnOAhVU9WMKHVFcDHMQ6AEIKTAE#v=onepage&q&f=false.

 

Florence’s mother was Sarah Robertson.

 

Jackson's Oxford Journal (Oxford, England), February 2, 1850; Issue 5049, page 3

Jackson’s Oxford Journal (Oxford, England), February 2, 1850; Issue 5049, page 3.

 

After Rev. Mordaque’s death, Sarah married Rev. George Perkins.

 

Birth, death, marriage notices, Freeman's Journal and Daily Commercial Advertiser (Dublin, Ireland), Wednesday, May 20, 1874, page 8

Birth, death, marriage notices, Freeman’s Journal and Daily Commercial Advertiser (Dublin, Ireland), Wednesday, May 20, 1874, page 8.

 

Florence’s first marriage was to Henry Delisle Tupper on May 31, 1877, in St. Peter Port, Guernsey. Henry died on June 7, 1878, at Bon Accord, Mount Row, Guernsey.

 

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Star (Saint Peter Port); Issue 155, June 8, 1878, page 2

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Star (Saint Peter Port); Issue 155, June 8, 1878, page 2.

 

John Hardwick Davis in Scotland and British Columbia

In 1885, John was a clergyman at Taymouth, Kenmore, in Perth, Scotland.

 

Leslie's directory for Perth and Perthshire, 1885, page 316; http://deriv.nls.uk/dcn30/8569/85697858.30.jpg

Leslie’s directory for Perth and Perthshire, 1885, page 316; http://deriv.nls.uk/dcn30/8569/85697858.30.jpg

 

In the late 1880s, the Davis family came to British Columbia. They lived on Vancouver Island, near Nanaimo.

In 1897, John became the vicar at Sapperton and Ladner.

 

News of the Province, Westminster, Victoria Daily Colonist, February 21, 1897, page 3, column 1; http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist18970221uvic/18970221#page/n2/mode/1up

News of the Province, Westminster, Victoria Daily Colonist, February 21, 1897, page 3, column 1; http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist18970221uvic/18970221#page/n2/mode/1up.

 

In 1902, John and Florence moved to Vancouver.

Florence died in Vancouver on December 20, 1903. She was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Vancouver World, December 21, 1903, page 3, column 4 [best available copy]; transcription: “Rev. J.H. Davie [sic] and family will have the sincere sympathy of the community in the death of Mrs. Davie, which occurred early yesterday morning. Deceased had not been in good health for several years, but it is only during the past few weeks that her illness assumed a grave nature. Mrs. Davie, formerly Miss Florence Mordacque of Guernsey, Channel Islands, married Rev. J.H. Davie, who at that time was chaplain to the Earl of Breadalbane. Coming to this province, Mr. Davie was for years rector of the Episcopal church at Sapperton and also at Ladners, which charges he lately resigned, and with Mrs. Davie and family removed to this city. Besides her husband, Mrs. Davie left the following family: The Misses Florence, Winifred and Sarah Davie and Messrs. Ian and Gavin Davie. The funeral will take place from the family residences, 1008 Denman street, at 2 p.m. tomorrow, and will be strictly private.”

 

John went back to England, and he lived in Malvern, Worcestershire.

In 1905, in Upton on Severn, Worcestershire, he married Marie Louise Swift.

In 1911, John and Marie were living at “Tully Allan” on Carlton Road in Malvern.

 

Ancestry.com. 1911 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA), 1911. Class: RG14; Piece: 17655; Schedule Number: 517. Name: J Hardwick Davis; Age in 1911: 60 [sic]; Estimated birth year: abt 1851 [sic]; Relation to Head: Head; Gender: Male; Birth Place: Lee, Kent; Civil Parish: Malvern Link; County/Island: Worcestershire; Country: England; Street address: Fullyallan [sic: Tully Allan], Carlton Road, Malvern; Marital status: Married; Occupation: Clerk in Holy Orders; Registration district: Upton on Severn; Registration District Number: 378; Sub-registration district: Malvern; ED, institution, or vessel: 8; Household schedule number: 517; Piece: 17655; J Hardwick Davis: age 60; Mary Louise Hardwick Davis: age 61; Lillie Ann Morris: age 22 . . ..

 

John died in January 1913. He was buried in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

 

Ancestry.com. Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Burials, 1813-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. He died before 1923, when his son Ian was married in Vancouver. Name: John Hardwick Davis; Age: 70; Birth Year: abt 1843; Burial Date: 18 Jan 1913; Burial Place: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England; Gloucestershire Archives; Gloucestershire, England; Reference Number: GDR/V1/514.

 

Louise died on July 20, 1915. She was buried in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

 

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Principal Probate Registry. Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England. London, England © Crown copyright. Name: Louise Hardwick Davis [Marie Louise Davis]; Death Date: 20 Jul 1915; Death Place: Worcestershire, England; Probate Date: 9 Sep 1915; Probate Registry: London, England.

 

Ancestry.com. Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Burials, 1813-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Gloucestershire Archives; Gloucestershire, England; Reference Number: GDR/V1/514. Name: Marie Louisa Hardwicke Davis; Age: 76; Birth Year: abt 1839; Burial Date: 23 Jul 1915; Burial Place: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.

John and Florence had the following children.

 

Ian Gordon Davis

Ian Gordon Davis was born in Scotland (possibly Aberfeldy), on December 15, 1879.

 

In December 1909, he became engaged to Florence Lilo Cuthbertson (who was often known as “Lilo Cuthbertson”).

 

Vancouver Province, December 11, 1909, page 10, column 6.

 

(It appears that this marriage did not take place. On September 8, 1926, in Port Haney, British Columbia, Lilo married Henry (“Harry”) Ellis Hanwell, who was a railroad construction superintendent. Harry died in Victoria, British Columbia on May6, 1953. Lilo died in Saanichton, British Columbia on March 31, 1980.)

On September 20, 1923, in Vancouver, In Davis married Elsie Victoria Cooksley. She was born on October 27, 1897, in Birtle, Manitoba. Her parents were William Cooksley and Jane Elizabeth Scavington.

On September 20, 1923, in Vancouver, he married Elsie Victoria Cooksley. She was born on October 27, 1897, in Birtle, Manitoba. Her parents were William Cooksley and Jane Elizabeth Scavington.

 

Vancouver Daily World, September 22, 1923, page 7, column 7.

 

Ian died in White Rock, British Columbia, on June 16, 1959.

 

Vancouver Province, June 19, 1959, page 32, column 2.

 

Elsie died in Vancouver on April 3, 1987.

 

Vancouver Sun, April 7, 1987, page E1, column 7.

 

Ian and Elsie had a son named Beverly Ian Davis (1925-2018). On July 17, 1948, in Vancouver, he married Shirley Mae Boyd.

 

Vancouver Sun, July 22, 1948, page 19, column 3.

 

He died on July 18, 2018.

 

Vancouver Sun, July 25, 2018, page NP7, column 1.

 

John Gordon Davis

John Gordon Davis was born in Aberfeldy, Scotland, on December 15, 1882.

In 1901, he was living with his parents in New Westminster, British Columbia.

He worked as a machinist.

In April 1902, he enlisted with the Canadian Mounted Rifles to serve with the British forces in South Africa.

In 1947, the War Veterans Allowance board was reviewing his service in South Africa.

 

South African War, 1899-1902 – Service Files, Medals and Land Applications Given Name(s): John Gordon; Surname: DAVIS; Regiment: Canadian Mounted Rifles; Regimental number: 209; Type of Records: Service files; Volume: 25; Series: A1a; Microfilm Reel Number: T-2067; Unit: 5th Regiment; Reference: RG 38; Item Number: 8638; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/south-african-war-1899-1902/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=8638&.

 

 

South African War, 1899-1902 – Service Files, Medals and Land Applications Given Name(s): John Gordon; Surname: DAVIS; Regiment: Canadian Mounted Rifles; Regimental number: 209; Type of Records: Service files; Volume: 25; Series: A1a; Microfilm Reel Number: T-2067; Unit: 5th Regiment; Reference: RG 38; Item Number: 8638; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/south-african-war-1899-1902/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=8638&.

 

No further information is available for him.

 

Florence Edith Davis

Florence Edith Davis was born in Aberfeldy, Scotland, on December 19, 1883.

On September 21, 1904, in Vancouver, she married Basil John Jayne, who was an accountant. He was born in Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales, on March 6, 1871. His parents were Basil John Jayne and Julia Clara Thompson.

Basil later became the manager of the law firm of Robertson, Douglas and Symes. He died in West Vancouver on January 17, 1940.

 

Vancouver Sun, January 18, 1940, page 15, column 8.

 

Florence died on February 12, 1970 in Ireland.

 

Victoria Daily Times, February 14. 1970, page 30, column 3.

 

She was buried in Portumna, Galway, Ireland.

 

Basil and Florence had the following children: Francis Basil Jayne (1906-1906); Charles Basil Jayne (1911-1989); and Viven Ethel Jayne (1921-2014).

 

Gavin Hardwick Davis

Gavin Hardwick Davis was born in Aberfeldy, Scotland, on January 16, 1885 (one source says 1881).

In 1911, he was living in Vancouver and working as an office clerk. He later worked as a broker.

In September 1914, he enlisted with the Canadian Expeditionary Force to serve during the First World War.

He later became a mining engineer.

In July 1947, in Saanichton, British Columbia, he married Marguerite McGraw, who was a school teacher. She was born in Pueblo, Colorado, on December 1, 1895. Her parents were Robert and Ellen McGraw.

 

Vancouver Province, July 25, 1947, page 12, column 6.

 

Marguerite died in Powell River, British Columbia, on August 3, 1949.

Gavin died in Victoria, British Columbia, on April 26, 1978.

 

Victoria Daily Times, April 29, 1978, page 57, column 5.

 

Winnifred Davis

Winnifred Davis was born in Aberfeldy, Scotland, on January 12, 1886.

On August 2, 1905, in Vancouver, she married Edward Howard Howard-Gibbon, who was a transportation agent. He was born on September 14, 1881, in Penetanguishine, Ontario. His father was Charles Stewart Gibbon. His mother was Florence Lambe.

 

This marriage ended in divorce. (Edward later married Elizabeth Edith Stephen. Edward died in Williams Lake, British Columbia, on November 25, 1963. Elizabeth died in Williams Lake on February 17, 1978.)

On March 4, 1920, in Vancouver, Winnifred married Arthur Holmes Pigott, who was the manager of Victoria Vancouver Stevedoring Company. He was born on May 16, 1868, in Liverpool, England. His parents were John Pigott and Mary Jane Waters.

Arthur died in Saanich, British Columbia on April 15, 1932.

 

Victoria Daily Times, April 16, 1932, page 15, column 2.

 

Winifred died in Saanich on April 6, 1967.

 

Victoria Daily Times, April 10, 1967, page 24, column 3.

 

Sarah Mordacque Davis

Sarah Mordacque Davis was born in Aberfeldy, Scotland, on September 8, 1888.

On October 10, 1911, in Vancouver, she married William Arthur Jukes Marshall, who was an accountant. He was born in St. Catherines, Ontario, on February 28, 1880. His parents were Paul Henry Marshall and Susan Ann Jukes.

 

Vancouver Province, October 17, 1911, page 7, columns 1-2.

 

William later became a purchasing agent for Canadian Exploration Company.

William died in Vancouver on December 14, 1947. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Vancouver Sun, December 16, 1947, page 15, column 3.

 

Sarah died in West Vancouver, British Columbia, on April 16, 1977.

 

Vancouver Sun, April 18, 1977, page 41, column 4.

 

William and Sarah had a son, William Mordacque Marshall. He was born about 1914, and he died on October 7, 2007.

 

Vancouver Sun, February 18, 2009, page 51, column 10.

 

 

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John Davis (father of John Hardwick Davis)

John DAVIS (1798–1862); Birth: 1798, Chertsey, Surrey, England; Death 20 MAR 1862 • Chatham, Kent, England (ancestry.ca).

Southwark St John, Horsleydown; Wikipedia article; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southwark_St_John_Horsleydown.

St John Horsleydown; Wikipedia article; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_John_Horsleydown.

“England and Wales Census, 1851,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGRM-PLR : 12 September 2019), John Davis, Lewisham, Kent, England; citing Lewisham, Kent, England, p. 1, from “1851 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

 

Mary Ann Cock (mother of John Hardwick Davis)

Mary Ann COCK (1810–); Birth 4 SEP 1810, Southwark, Surrey, England; Death: Unknown (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Census, 1851,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGRM-PLT : 12 September 2019), Mary Ann Davis in household of John Davis, Lewisham, Kent, England; citing Lewisham, Kent, England, p. 1, from “1851 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

 

John Hardwick Davis

Vancouver Daily World, October 6, 1923, page 13: St. Mary the Virgin church in Sapperton [New Westminster]: Rev. J. H. Davis became vicar from 1897 – 1902.

St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church, Sapperton; Our History; http://www.stmarysapperton.ca/heritage.htm. Includes photograph of St. Mary’s in 1898, with Rev. John Davis and ex-Royal Engineer Charles Digby. [The link above is no longer active in 2019. A similar photograph appears here: “St. Mary the Virgin, Sapperton celebrates 150 years,” by Rob England, Church for Vancouver, May 14, 2015, https://churchforvancouver.ca/st-mary-the-virgin-sapperton-celebrates-150-years/.]

John Hardwicke Davis (1841–1913); Birth: 18 AUG 1841, Horsleydown, Surrey, England; Death: 7 MAY 1913, Malvern, Worcestershire, England (ancestry.ca).

St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church, Sapperton; Our History; http://www.stmarysapperton.ca/heritage.htm. Includes photograph of St. Mary’s in 1898, with Rev. John Davis and ex-Royal Engineer Charles Digby.

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJ5V-ZYW : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwicke Davis, 17 Dec 1841; citing Horsleydown, Surrey, England, reference item 5 p 292; FHL microfilm 2,214,355.

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NTBM-TJ3 : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwicke Davis, 17 Dec 1841; citing Horsleydown, Surrey, England, reference yr 1837-1845 p 292; FHL microfilm 254,543.

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JQLV-851 : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwicke Davis, 17 Dec 1841; citing SAINT JOHN HORSELEYDOWNS,BERMONDSEY,LONDON,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 0254540-0254544. (possible connection)

Admission Registers of St. Paul’s School, from 1748 to 1876; by Robert Barlow Gardiner; London (England), George Bell and Sons, 1884, p. 321; https://archive.org/stream/admissionregist00stpa#page/n348/mode/1up: “[Oct.] 14. John Hardwicke Davis, aged 9, son of J. D., clergyman, Lewisham Hill, Blackheath. VIII. 1860. Alban Hall, Oxford ; Curate of the Cathedral District, Manchester, 1876.”

“England and Wales Census, 1851,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGRM-PGM : 12 September 2019), John H Davis in household of John Davis, Lewisham, Kent, England; citing Lewisham, Kent, England, p. 1, from “1851 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MG-26LW : 22 April 2019), John Davies in household of Emma Davies, London, Canterbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom; from “1861 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRS-JTQ : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwacke Davis, 1879; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1879, quarter 2, vol. 8C, p. 899, Chorlton, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMYT-MRY : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwicke Davis and Florence Harriette Tupper, 14 Apr 1879, Marriage; citing St Paul, Withington, Lancashire, England, Archives Central Library, Manchester; FHL microfilm 2,356,368.

“Scotland Census, 1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KM6G-64Q : 5 November 2014), John Hardwick Davis, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland; from “1881 England, Scotland & Wales census,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 8, PRO T 1, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 203,500.

Alumni Oxonienses: The Members of the University of Oxford 1715-1886, Joseph Foster; Oxford, Parker and Company, 1888, page 349, https://archive.org/stream/alumnioxoniense03oxfogoog#page/n409/mode/1up

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-LDB : accessed 12 May 2016), John H Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00559

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-JDY : accessed 12 May 2016), John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60505&highlight=8&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+John+Davis

Vancouver Daily World, December 15, 1902, page 3: “A social evening was given in the parish rooms of St. Mary’s church, Sapperton, to welcome the new pastor, Rev. Wm. Bell, formerly of Surrey, who takes the place of the Rev. Hardwick Davis who has removed to Vancouver. . . ..”

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7B9-1ZB : 15 July 2019), J Hardwicke -Davis, Malvern Link, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

 

Louis Henry Mordacque (father of Florence Harriet Mordacque)

“Two Autograph Letters Signed from Rev. Louis Henry Mordacque (‘L H. Mordacque’); the second addressed to the bookseller John Russell Smith”; Richard Ford, antiquarian bookseller; http://www.richardfordmanuscripts.co.uk/catalogue/9906 : “Rev. Louis Henry Mordacque (1824-1870), Somerset scholar at Brasenose College Oxford and Hulmian Exhibitioner [John Russell Smith (1810-1894), bookseller and bibliographer]

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N2Y4-S4V : 10 December 2014), Louis Henry Mordacque and Sarah Robertson, 24 Jan 1850; citing Saint James,Didsbury,Lancashire,England, reference ; FHL microfilm 599,508, 844,796, 559,168, 844,796.

“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M7LZ-CP3 : 14 January 2016), Louis Henry Mordacque, Haslingden, Lancashire, England; from “1861 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JNP-FHJ : 31 December 2014), Louis Henry Mordacque, 1870; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Haslingden, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Sarah Robertson (mother of Florence Harriet Mordacque)

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N2Y4-S4J : 10 December 2014), Louis Henry Mordacque and Sarah Robertson, 24 Jan 1850; citing Saint James,Didsbury,Lancashire,England, reference ; FHL microfilm 599,508, 844,796, 559,168, 844,796.

“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M7LZ-CPQ : 14 January 2016), Sarah Mordacque in household of Louis Henry Mordacque, Haslingden, Lancashire, England; from “1861 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJY7-4HH : 10 December 2014), George Perkins and Sarah Mordacque, 16 May 1874; citing Cathedral,Manchester,Lancashire,England, reference ; FHL microfilm 438,234, 438,235, 438,236, 438,237.

Ulula the manchester grammar school magazine, number 28, March 1877, pages 113-115; https://books.google.ca/books?id=zO8HAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA113&lpg=PA113&dq=%22rev+george+perkins%22+manchester&source=bl&ots=iZudhG5VGT&sig=UMs_219td0HqdX_UUU1gnxR1veI&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwisv5-EoZnOAhVY6WMKHZvEBsMQ6AEIGzAA#v=onepage&q=%22rev%20george%20perkins%22%20manchester&f=false

 

Florence Harriet Mordacque (wife of John Hardwick Davis)

Florence Harriette Mordacque; Sewall or Sewell of Coventry; http://www.sewellgenealogy.com/p370.htm#i20211

Henry de Lisle Tupper; Sewall or Sewell of Coventry; http://www.sewellgenealogy.com/p611.htm#i20212

Florence Harriette Mordacque (1857–1903); Birth: 13 SEP 1857, Haslingden, Lancashire, England; Death: 20 DEC 1903, 1008 Denman St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X39-RZG : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence Harriette Mordacque, 1857; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Haslingden, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England. (possible connection)

“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M7LZ-CPH : accessed 12 May 2016), Florance H Mordacque in household of Louis Henry Mordacque, Haslingden, Lancashire, England; from “1861 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KD67-629 : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence H Mordacque in entry for Elizabeth Bellshaw, 1871.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRQ-Y61 : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence Harriette Tupper, 1879; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1879, quarter 2, vol. 8C, p. 899, Chorlton, Lancashire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMYT-MR1 : accessed 12 May 2016), John Hardwicke Davis and Florence Harriette Tupper, 14 Apr 1879, Marriage; citing St Paul, Withington, Lancashire, England, Archives Central Library, Manchester; FHL microfilm 2,356,368.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-LDY : accessed 12 May 2016), Thera [sic] H Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00559.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-JDB : accessed 12 May 2016), Hariet Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLVB-22R : 30 September 2015), Florence Harriet Davis, 1903;

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLVB-22T : 30 September 2015), Florence Harriet Davis, 1903; medical certificate of death: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-DYJF-5T?i=253&wc=S62Q-MNL%3A1069388501%3Fcc%3D1538285&cc=1538285.

Mrs. Davis, obituary, Vancouver World, December 21, 1903, page 3: “Rev. J.H. Davie [sic] and family will have the sincere sympathy of the community in the death of Mrs. Davie, which occurred early yesterday morning. Deceased had not been in good health for several years, but it is only during the past few weeks that her illness assumed a grave nature. Mrs. Davie, formerly Miss Florence Mordacque of Guernsey, Channel Islands, married Rev. J.H. Davie, who at that time was chaplain to the Earl of Breadalbane. Coming to this province, Mr. Davie was for years rector of the Episcopal church at Sapperton and also at Ladners, which charges he lately resigned, and with Mrs. Davie and family removed to this city. Besides her husband, Mrs. Davie left the following family: The Misses Florence, Winifred and Sarah Davie and Messrs. Ian and Gavin Davie. The funeral will take place from the family residences, 1008 Denman street, at 2 p.m. tomorrow, and will be strictly private.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-S14K : 13 December 2015), Florence Harret Davis, 1903; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26306063, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26306063.

 

Ian Gordon Davis (son of John Hardwick Davis)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-LD1 : accessed 12 May 2016), Jane [sic] G Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8S-DQS : accessed 12 May 2016), Ian Gordon Davis and Elsie Victoria Cooksley, 20 Sep 1923; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13745, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,227.

Elsie Victoria Cooksley and Ian Gordon Davis, wedding description, Vancouver Daily World, September 22, 1923, page 8: “A quiet wedding took place Thurs day afternoon at St. George’s church, when Miss Elsie Victoria Cooksley, daughter of Mrs. W. Gourley, of Burnaby Lake, B. C, became the bride of Mr. Ian Gordon Davis, son of the late Rev. J. Hardwick Davis. The ceremony was performed by Rev. C. C. Owen. Following the ceremony Mr. and Mrs. Davis left for Vancouver Island, where the honeymoon will be spent.”

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRQ-WCH : accessed 12 May 2016), Ian Gordon Davis, 1959.

Ian Gordon Davis, death notice, Vancouver Province, June 18, 1959, page 24; Vancouver Sun, June 17, 1959, page 36: “Davis—Passed away suddenly at home on June 16, 1959, Ian Gordon Davis of 987 Maple St., White Rock, formerly of Vancouver, in his 80th year. Survived by his loving wife, Elsie; 1 son, Bev. and grandchildren Ian and Keith of Vancouver; also 3 sisters and 1 brother, Mrs. F.M. Marshall, Vancouver; Mrs. B. Jayne, Mrs. A. Piggot and Major G.H. Davis, all of Vancouver Island. Rev. G. Struthers will conduct the funeral service in the Mount Pleasant Chapel, Kingsway and 11th Ave., on Friday, June 19, at 12 noon. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Park.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q29R-JBH2 : 15 March 2016), Ian Gordon Davis, 1959; Burial, Burnaby, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Forest Lawn Memorial Park; citing record ID 153454987, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=153454987.

 

Florence Lilo Cuthbertson (fiancée of Ian Gordon Davis)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8P-TK3 : 11 March 2018), Harry Ellis Hanwell and Florence Lilo Cuthbertson, 08 Sep 1926; citing Port Haney, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13752, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,505.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLPC-46V : 8 November 2017), Henry Hanwell, 1953.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1B-575 : 8 November 2017), Florence Lilo Hanwell, 1980.

 

Elsie Victoria Cooksley (wife of Ian Gordon Davis)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRD-YLN : 6 January 2015), Walter Cooksley, 1880; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1880, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 507, Islington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRX-B6G : 6 January 2015), Jane Elizabeth Scavington, 1880; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1880, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 507, Islington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

Manitoba Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1898-002355; Walter Cooksley; date of death: September 29, 1898; place of death: Birtle; age: 40 years.

Manitoba Birth Registrations, Registration Number: 1897-002090; Elsie Victoria Cooksley; date of birth: October 27, 1897; place of birth: Birtle; mother: Jane Elizabeth Scavington.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-CDYG : 2 March 2015), Elsie Victoria Cooksley in entry for William Gourlay, 1911; citing Census, Marquette Sub-Districts 1-30, Manitoba, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,667.

British Columbia Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1987-09-005398; Elsie Victoria Davis; date of death: April 3, 1987; place of death: Vancouver; age: 89; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1987005398.jpg.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLPH-193 : 30 September 2015), Winifred Edith Cooksley, 1953. (sister of Elsie Victoria Cooksley)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBR-5GQ : 30 September 2015), Jane Elizabeth Black, 1976. (sister of Elsie Victoria Cooksley)

 

John Gordon Davis (son of John Hardwick Davis)

“Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries.” Morning Post [London, England] 7 Dec. 1881: [1]. British Library Newspapers. Web. 28 July 2016: “Davis, on the 30th ult., at the Parsonage, Aberfelde [sic], the wife of the Rev. John Hardwicke Davis, M.A., private chaplain to the Right Hon. The Earl of Breadalband and Holland, Lord Treasurer of H.M.’s Household, of a son.”

South African War; Given Name(s): John Gordon; Surname: Davis; Regiment: Canadian Mounted Rifles; Regimental number: 209; Type of Records: Service files; Volume: 25; Series: A1a; Microfilm Reel Number: T-2067; Unit: 5th Regiment; Reference: RG 38; Item Number: 8638; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/south-african-war-1899-1902/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=8638&.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-JD1 : accessed 12 May 2016), John Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

 

Florence Edith Davis (daughter of John Hardwick Davis)

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XT6N-XNL : 2 January 2015), Florence Edith Davis, 19 Dec 1880; citing Aberfeldy, Perth, Scotland, reference v 324 p 1; FHL microfilm 232,642.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-L6M : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence E Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-J6M : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2D2Z-8YP : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil Jayne, 1869; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1869, quarter 3, vol. 1A, p. 788, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2D28-VXV : accessed 12 May 2016), Julia Clara Thompson, 1869; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1869, quarter 3, vol. 1A, p. 788, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:4TJJ-JT2 : accessed 12 May 2016), Clara Basil Jayne, Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Breconshire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X4N-8ZP : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil John A Jayne, 1871; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Crickhowell, Brecknockshire, Wales, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKXK-VQBX : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil J Jayne in household of Basil Jayne, Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 8, Piece/Folio 5466/85, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,494.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:4TJJ-B2M : accessed 12 May 2016), J Basil Jayne in household of Clara Basil Jayne, Llanelly, Breconshire, Wales; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Breconshire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD81-7LC : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil John Jayne and Florence Edith Davis, 21 Sep 1904; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11373, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,530.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27X1-9RJ : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil J Jayne, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 19-50, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,662.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27X1-9RV : accessed 12 May 2016), Florence E Jayne in entry for Basil J Jayne, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 19-50, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,662.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2T-F4J : accessed 12 May 2016), Basil John Jayne, 1940.

Western Mail, South Glamorgan, Wales, 24 Jan 1940, “Former Cardiff Business Man. The death has occurred in Vancouver, British Columbia, of Mr. Basil John Jayne, a son of the late Mr. Basil Jayne, Pant-y-Bailey, Breconshire. Mr. Jayne was in his early days, like his father, in the coal business.”

Florence Edith Jayne, death notice; Victoria Daily Times, February 14 1970, page 30, column 3.

Historic Graves; Florence Edith Jayne; Born 19th Dec 1881; Died 12th Feb 1970; http://historicgraves.com/christchurch-c-i/ga-ccpd-0001/grave; Christchurch (C of I); Portumna Demesne; Portumna, Galway; Ireland. [Includes photograph of gravestone].

Ireland Genealogy Projects, Christchurch, Church of Ireland, Saint Brendan’s Street, Portumna,, County Galway, Ireland; http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/galway/cemeteries/christchurch.txt: Florence Edith Jayne, born, 19th Dec. 1881, died, 1st Feb. 1970.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKC-7NB : 30 September 2015), Francis Basil Jayne, 1906.

British Columbia Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1989-09-009352; Charles Basil Jayne; date of death: June 1, 1989; place of death: Victoria; age: 77; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1989009352.jpg; medical certificate of death: http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1989009352M.jpg

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK6P-F54S : 5 October 2015), Caroline Phyllis Jayne, 1992.

Obituary, Vivien Ethel Rodd; November 6, 1921 – December 12, 2014: Vivien Ethel Rodd was born on November 6, 1921 and passed away on December 12, 2014 in Chemainus, BC.; https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/duncan-bc/vivien-rodd-6240914.

 

Gavin Hardwick Davis (son of John Hardwick Davis)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-L69 : accessed 12 May 2016), Gavin H Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-J69 : accessed 12 May 2016), Gavin Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-MTZV : accessed 12 May 2016), Gavin H Davis in entry for John H Fox, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

Canadian Expeditionary Force; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=341566; Name:        Davis, Gavin Hardwicke; Rank: LT; Date of Birth: 01/12/1884; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2341 – 20; Item Number: 341566. Digitized service file – PDF format: B2341-S020; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=341566

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1V-G2R : accessed 12 May 2016), Gavin Hardwick Davis, 1978.

 

Marguerite Francis McGraw (wife of Gavin Hardwick Davis)

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQMZ-V24 : 25 January 2015), Margarette Mcgraw in household of Robert Mcgraw, Precinct 3-5, 9-10, 17, 19 Bear Creek La Veta town, Huerfano, Colorado, United States; citing sheet 13A, family 272, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,124.

“United States Census, 1930”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCVS-9H5 : 8 December 2015), Margaret Mcgraw in entry for Ellen Mcgraw, 1930.

“United States Census, 1940,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K96B-HX9 : 17 May 2014), Marguarte Mcgraw in household of Ellen Mcgraw, Councilmanic District 3, Long Beach, Long Beach Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 59-51, sheet 10B, family 279, NARA digital publication T627 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), roll 371.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRW-9QP : accessed 12 May 2016), Marguerite Francis Davis, 1949.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVG5-BK9Y : 11 July 2016), Marguerite Francis McGraw Davis, 1949; Burial, Cranberry, Powell River Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Powell River Cemetery; citing record ID 134898241, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=134898241.

 

Winifred Davis (daughter of John Hardwick Davis)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-L6S : accessed 12 May 2016), Winifred Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-J6S : accessed 12 May 2016), Winifred Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD81-ZP1 : 21 January 2016), Edward Howard Stowart -Gibbon and Winifred Davis, 02 Aug 1905; citing Vancouver B C, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11373, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,530.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTN-6YW : 30 September 2015), Edward Howard Howard-Gibbon, 1963.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBB-5YK : 30 September 2015), Elizabeth Edith Howard-Gibbon, 1978.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XQW-SGG : accessed 12 May 2016), Arthur Holmes Pigott, 1868; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, West Derby, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-YLFJ : accessed 12 May 2016), Arthur Holmes Piggott, 1911; citing Census, Nanaimo Sub-Districts 1-28, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,660.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDD7-CT5 : accessed 12 May 2016), Arthur Holmes Pigott and Winnifred Mordacque Howard Gibbon, 04 Mar 1920; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B12904, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,032,873.

Kootenay Mail (supplement), August 5, 1905, page 1; https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/bcnewspapers/xkootmail/items/1.0181133#p0z-1r0f: “The marriage of E.H. Howard Gibbon, brother of Mrs. H.E.R. Smythe and Mrs. C.T. Diamon, with Miss Winnifred Davis, second daughter of the rev. John Hardwick Davis of Malvern, Worcestershire, England, was celebrated at Christ Church, Vancouver, on Wednesday, the happy couple going to Banff for their honeymoon.”

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKL-FHV : accessed 12 May 2016), Arthur Holmes Pigott, 1932.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLY9-D56 : accessed 12 May 2016), Winnifred Pigott, 1967.

 

Sarah Mordacque Davis (daughter of John Hardwick Davis)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-L63 : accessed 12 May 2016), Sarah M Davis, Nanoose and Englishman River and Qualicum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-J63 : accessed 12 May 2016), Sarah Davis in household of John Davis, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 14, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDQ-V3N : accessed 12 May 2016), William Arthur Jukes Marshall and Sarah Mordacque Davis, 10 Oct 1911; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11375, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,703.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLPB-CMQ : accessed 12 May 2016), William Arthur Jukes Marshall, 1947.

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