Skelhorne, Arthur (1885-1949)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1231.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1914, Part 2, page 1231.

 

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1916, page 900.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1916, page 900.

 

Arthur Skelhorne was a mining broker and realtor. He lived at 1920 Pendrell Street in 1914 and at 1919 Beach Avenue from 1916 to 1919.

 

Family Background

Arthur Skelhorne was born near Liverpool, England, on January 8, 1885. His parents were John Skelhorne and Blanche Summers.

In 1891 and 1901, Arthur was living with his parents in Birkdale, Lancashire.

 

To Canada

Arthur travelled from Liverpool, England, to Montreal, Quebec, in 1906.

 

Ancestry.com. UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Name: Arthur Skelhorne; Gender: Male; Departure Date: 10 Aug 1906; Port of Departure: Liverpool, England; Destination Port: Montreal, Canada; Ship Name: Virginian; Shipping line: Allan Line.

Ancestry.com. UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Name: Arthur Skelhorne; Gender: Male; Departure Date: 10 Aug 1906; Port of Departure: Liverpool, England; Destination Port: Montreal, Canada; Ship Name: Virginian; Shipping line: Allan Line.

 

In 1909, he was living at McConnell Creek in northwestern British Columbia.

 

Victoria Daily Times, April 2, 1909, page 3, column 6.

 

By 1910 he was in Hazelton, British Columbia.

 

 

Interior News (Smithers, British Columbia), March 26, 1910, page 2, column 1.

 

Omineca Herald (Hazelton, British Columbia), April 9, 1910, page 3, column 4; https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/bcnewspapers/omineca/items/1.0082666#p2z-3r0f:.

Omineca Herald (Hazelton, British Columbia), April 9, 1910, page 3, column 4; https://open.library.ubc.ca/collections/bcnewspapers/omineca/items/1.0082666#p2z-3r0f:.

 

 

Interior News (Smithers, British Columbia), September 28, 1912, page 1, column 2.

 

To Vancouver

Arthur first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1913. He was living at 1006 Granville Street.

From 1913 to 1919 he lived at the following addresses in Vancouver.

 

1913 1006 Granville Street
1914 1920 Pendrell Street
1915 Number 15, 852 Nicola Street
1916 to 1919 1919 Beach Avenue

 

Marriage to Elizabeth Muir (Elsie Lister)

On August 30, 1913, in Victoria, British Columbia, Arthur married Elizabeth Muir, who was also known as Elsie Lister. She was born in Nanaimo, British Columbia on November 28, 1884. Her birth parents were Andrew Muir and Mary Kerr. Her adoptive parents were James Lister (1859-1940) and Elizabeth Kendall (1863-1933).

 

To Victoria

Arthur continued to work in Vancouver until about 1919.

By 1921, he was in Victoria, British Columbia, where he was an agent for Manufacturers Life Insurance Company.

 

Henderson’s Victoria Directory, 1921, page 528.

Henderson’s Victoria Directory, 1921, page 528.

 

Elizabeth became ill and she moved to Nanaimo to live with her parents, James and Elizabeth Lister.

Elizabeth died in Nanaimo on March 20, 1923. She was buried in Nanaimo Cemetery.

 

Nanaimo Daily News, March 20, 1923, page 1, column 5.

Nanaimo Daily News, March 20, 1923, page 1, column 5.

 

Nanaimo Daily News, March 22, 1923, page 3, column 4 [first portion of article].

Nanaimo Daily News, March 22, 1923, page 3, column 4 [first portion of article].

 

Marriage to Winifred Coe

On June 24, 1927, in Seattle, Washington, Arthur married Winifred Elizabeth Coe. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on May 27, 1892. Her parents were Alfred Byron Coe (1859-1925) and Sarah Alice Rollit (1858-1940).

 

Further Business Life

In 1930, Arthur found a new route into the Unuk River mineral belt.

 

Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia, 1930, page A 59; http://www.bcprospectors.ca/Ministry%20Mining%20Reports/AR_1930.pdf.

Annual Report of the Minister of Mines of the Province of British Columbia, 1930, page A 59; http://www.bcprospectors.ca/Ministry%20Mining%20Reports/AR_1930.pdf.

 

He continued to be involved in a variety of mine and mineral ventures.

 

Vancouver Province, June 18, 1937, page 30, columns 7-8.

 

Later Life

In the 1940s, Arthur and Winifred were living in Salmon Arm, British Columbia.

Arthur died in Victoria on May 2, 1949. He was buried in Royal Oak Burial Park in Victoria.

 

Victoria Times, May 3, 1949, page 16, column 1. [similar notice in Victoria Daily Colonist, May 3, 1949, page 17, column 1; http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist0549uvic_0#page/n16/mode/1up.]

 

Winifred died in Fort St. John, British Columbia, on March 20, 1984. She was buried in Royal Oak Burial Park in Victoria.

Arthur and Winifred had the following children: Sylvia Joyce Skelhorne (1930-1991) and Roger Glenn Skelhorne.

 

Sources

John Skelhorne (father of Arthur Skelhorne)

John Skelhorne (1858 – Deceased); https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/sources/K8T5-T6G.

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“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M744-LH5 : 12 December 2017), John Skelhorne in household of John Skelhorne, Grappenhall, 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:NNMB-987 : 10 December 2014), John Skelhorn and Blanche Summers, 1882; citing Latchford, Cheshire, England, reference 2:3GCZKRV, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,656,402.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:77JG-RN2 : 11 December 2017), John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Lancashire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9L2-5WP : 8 April 2016), John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Formby subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWYQ-VT9 : 2 August 2017), John Skelhorn, Southport, Southport, Lancashire, England; 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.

 

Blanche Summers (mother of Arthur Skelhorne)

Blanche Summers (1866 – Deceased); https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/9F3T-Z9V.

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NNMB-983 : 10 December 2014), John Skelhorn and Blanche Summers, 1882; citing Latchford, Cheshire, England, reference 2:3GCZKRV, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,656,402.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:77JP-7N2 : 11 December 2017), Blanche Skelhorn in household of John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Lancashire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9L2-5W5 : 8 April 2016), Blanche Skelhorn in household of John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Formby subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWYQ-VTS : 2 August 2017), Blanche Skelhorn in household of John Skelhorn, Southport, Southport, Lancashire, England; 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.

 

Arthur Skelhorne

Arthur Skelhorne (1885–1949); Birth ABT 1885, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; Death 2 MAY 1949, Victoria, British Columbia (ancestry.ca).

Arthur Skelhorne (8 January 1885 – 2 May 1949); https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/GSHK-1YC.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XPS-D7S : 1 October 2014), Arthur Skelhorn, 1885; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Warrington, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:77JP-1T2 : 11 December 2017), Arthur Skelhorn in household of John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Lancashire county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9L2-5WT : 8 April 2016), Arthur Skelhorn in household of John Skelhorn, Birkdale, Lancashire, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Formby subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZ8-HYM : 21 January 2016), Arthur Skelhorne and Elizabeth Muir, 30 Aug 1913; citing Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11370, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,527.

1921 Canada Census, Arthur Skelhorne; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 20; Census Place: Victoria (City), British Columbia; Page Number: 30. Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Alphabetical Index of Alien Arrivals at Eagle, Hyder, Ketchikan, Nome, and Skagway, Alaska, June 1906-August 1946; Archive Series: M2016; Roll: 1. Ancestry.com. Alaska Alien Arrivals, 1906-1956 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Name: Arthur Skelhorne; Arrival Date: 10 May 1926; Age: 41; Estimated birth year: abt 1885; Gender: Male; Ship Name: Princess Louise; Port of Arrival: Ketchikan, Alaska.

King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present – Arthur Skelhorne – Winifred Elizabeth Coe; Record Series: Marriage Records; Collection: King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present; County: King; Reference Number: kingcoarchmcvol16_598; Groom’s Name: Arthur Skelhorne; Bride’s Name: Winifred Elizabeth Coe; Marriage Date: 06-24-1927; Recording Date: Notes: Source: https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/CCA7795E51CCF21E4F695F8BFBF61A6C.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL5F-ZDS : 8 November 2017), Arthur Skelhorne, 1949; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/ffde2554-eea5-44fb-a529-3bccff827a88.

 

James Lister (adoptive father of Elizabeth Muir)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-LF7 : 3 August 2016), James Lister, Nanaimo City South Ward, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-SGG : 27 April 2017), James Lister, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 2, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-BDVC : 15 July 2016), James Lister, 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 Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2T-535 : 8 November 2017), James Lister, 1940.

“Death Claims James Lister,” Nanaimo Daily News, February 3, 1940, page 1, column 2.

 

Elizabeth Kendall (adoptive father of Elizabeth Muir)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-LFW : 3 August 2016), Elizabeth Lister, Nanaimo City South Ward, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-SGP : 27 April 2017), Elizabeth Lister, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 2, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-BDVZ : 15 July 2016), Elizabeth Lister in entry for James Lister, 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 Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL5H-NWY : 8 November 2017), Elizabeth Kendall Lister, 1933.

“Mrs. James Lister Passed Away This Morning,” Nanaimo Daily News, February 4, 1933, page 1, column 2.

 

Elizabeth Muir (wife of Arthur Skelhorne)

Elizabeth Muir (1885 – Deceased); https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/GSH2-N3W.

British Columbia Birth Registration; Registration Number: 1884-09-048165; Elizabeth Muir; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13808; GSU Microfilm Number: 2114957; date of birth: November 28, 1884; place of birth: Nanaimo.

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Elizabeth Muir; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B16230; date of baptism: March 11, 1885; place of baptism: Nanaimo; father: Andrew Unknown; mother: Nicolas Mary Denomination: United Church; Church Name: St Andrews; Other Location: Nanaimo; date of birth: November 28, 1884.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-SG5 : 27 April 2017), Elsie Lister in household of Elizabeth Lister, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 2, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-BDV8 : 15 July 2016), Elsie Lister in entry for James Lister, 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:JDZ8-HTY : 21 January 2016), Arthur Skelhorne and Elizabeth Muir, 30 Aug 1913; citing Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11370, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,527.

1921 Canada Census, Elizabeth Skelhorne in household of Arthur Skelhorne; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 20; Census Place: Victoria (City), British Columbia; Page Number: 30. Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKV-GQX : 8 November 2017), Elizabeth Skelhorne, 1923.

 

Alfred Byron Coe (father of Winifred Elizabeth Coe)

Alfred Byron Coe (1859–1925); Birth 1859, New York USA; Death 1925 (ancestry.ca)

“United States Census, 1860”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MC4S-F37 : 12 December 2017), Alfred Coe in entry for Algernon Coe, 1860.

“United States Census, 1870,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8VL-THM : 12 April 2016), Alfred B Coe in household of Algernon S Coe, New York, United States; citing p. 18, family 147, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,572.

“United States Census, 1880,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZFM-29T : 8 September 2017), Alfred B Coe in household of A L Coe, Oswego, Oswego, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 255, sheet 485A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0914; FHL microfilm 1,254,914.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPV-NCL : accessed 22 January 2018), Alfred B Coe, Precinct 4 Seattle city Ward 9, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 119, sheet 8B, family 160, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,745.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJH-N4Z : accessed 22 January 2018), Alfred B Coe, Seattle Ward 10, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 181, sheet 10B, family 242, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1661; FHL microfilm 1,375,674.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHNK-NKN : accessed 22 January 2018), Alfred Coe, Seattle, King, Washington, United States; citing  ED 72, sheet 11A, line 35, family 252, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1925; FHL microfilm 1,821,925.

“Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3GP-YZR : 5 December 2014), Alfred B. Coe, 08 Nov 1925; citing Portage, King, Washington, reference 2022253, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia; FHL microfilm 2,022,253.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL1-1PK4 : 13 December 2015), Alfred Bryon Coe, ; Burial, Seattle, King, Washington, United States of America, Evergreen Washelli Memorial Park; citing record ID 104004689, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/104004689: “Alfred Byron Coe; Birth 1859; Death 1925; Burial  Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park  Seattle, King County, Washington, USA; Plot Section 1; Memorial ID 104004689.”

 

Sarah Alice Rollit (mother of Winifred Elizabeth Coe)

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPV-NCG : accessed 22 January 2018), Alice Coe in household of Alfred B Coe, Precinct 4 Seattle city Ward 9, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 119, sheet 8B, family 160, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,745.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJH-N48 : accessed 22 January 2018), Sarah A Coe in household of Alfred B Coe, Seattle Ward 10, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 181, sheet 10B, family 242, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1661; FHL microfilm 1,375,674.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHNK-NKJ : accessed 22 January 2018), Sarah Coe in household of Alfred Coe, Seattle, King, Washington, United States; citing  ED 72, sheet 11A, line 36, family 252, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1925; FHL microfilm 1,821,925.

“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XC3W-VKG : accessed 22 January 2018), Sarah R Coe, Seattle, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 22, sheet 20A, line 38, family 287, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2492; FHL microfilm 2,342,226.

“Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NQMZ-5SN : 5 December 2014), Alice Rollit Coe, 08 Dec 1940; citing Seattle, King, Washington, reference 4718, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia; FHL microfilm 2,023,820.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL1-1PKH : 11 July 2016), Alice Rollit Coe, ; Burial, Seattle, King, Washington, United States of America, Evergreen Washelli Memorial Park; citing record ID 104004825, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/104004825: “Alice Rollit Coe; Birth 1858; Death 1940; Burial  Evergreen-Washelli Memorial Park  Seattle, King County, Washington, USA; Plot Section 1; Memorial ID 104004825.”

 

Winifred Elizabeth Coe (wife of Arthur Skelhorne)

Winifred Elizabeth Coe (27 May 1892 – 20 March 1984); https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/9DK6-X3R.

Winnifred Elizabeth Coe; ancestry.ca; Born on 27 May 1892 to Alfred Byron Coe and Sara Alice Rollit. Winnifred Elizabeth married Arthur Skelhorne and had 3 [sic: 2] children. She passed away on 20 Mar 1984 in Vancouver [sic: Fort St. John], British Columbia, Canada.

“Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FDM6-4HY : 4 December 2014), Winifred Elizabeth Coe, 27 May 1892; citing Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,498,826.

“Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FDZH-HS6 : 4 December 2014), Winifred Elizabeth Coe, 27 May 1892; citing Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,498,826.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPV-NC5 : accessed 22 January 2018), Winifred E Coe in household of Alfred B Coe, Precinct 4 Seattle city Ward 9, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 119, sheet 8B, family 160, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,745.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJH-N46 : accessed 22 January 2018), Winnifred E Coe in household of Alfred B Coe, Seattle Ward 10, King, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 181, sheet 10B, family 242, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1661; FHL microfilm 1,375,674.

King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present – Arthur Skelhorne – Winifred Elizabeth Coe; Record Series: Marriage Records; Collection: King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present; County: King; Reference Number: kingcoarchmcvol16_598; Groom’s Name: Arthur Skelhorne; Bride’s Name: Winifred Elizabeth Coe; Marriage Date: 06-24-1927; Recording Date: Notes: Source: https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/CCA7795E51CCF21E4F695F8BFBF61A6C.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1J-B2J : 8 November 2017), Winifred Elizabeth Skelhorne, 1984; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/3ed115c0-728b-4fd6-99bd-b9a81e471707.

 

Roger Glenn Skelhorne (son of Arthur Skelhorne)

Roger Glen Skelhorne (ancestry.ca): Born to Arthur Skelhorne and Winifred Elizabeth Coe.

Roger Glen Skelhorne was born in 1933 (He was sometimes known as “Glen Skelhorne” or “R.G. Skelhorne.”) He became an R.C.M.P. member, a lawyer and a British Columbia provincial court judge.

Ancestry.com. Biography & Genealogy Master Index (BGMI) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Original data: Gale Research Company. Biography and Genealogy Master Index. Detroit, MI, USA: Gale Research Company, 2008. Name: Roger Glenn Skelhorne; Birth Year: 1933; Title: Canadian Who’s Who; Title Pen: 4600; Title Code: CanWW 36; Accession Number: 4290083. Source: Canadian Who’s Who. Volume 36. Edited by Elizabeth Lumley. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001. (CanWW 36).

 

Sylvia Joyce Skelhorne

Sylvia Joyce Skelhorne (ancestry.ca): Born to Arthur Skelhorne and Winnifred Elizabeth Coe.

Ancestry.com. California, Marriage Index, 1949-1959 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. Original data: California Department of Health and Welfare. California Vital Records—Vitalsearch (www.vitalsearch-worldwide.com). The Vitalsearch Company Worldwide, Inc., Pleasanton, California. Name: Sylvia J Skelhorne; Gender: Female; Estimated birth year: abt 1930; Age: 25; Marriage Date: 23 Nov 1955; Marriage Place: Santa Clara, California, USA; Spouse: Carl N Bartman; Spouse Age: 23

Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007. Name: Joyce Skelhorne; [Sylvia Joyce Bartman]; [S Bartman]; Gender: Female; Race: White; Birth Date: 31 Oct 1930; Birth Place: Vancouver BC, Canada; Death Date: 15 Feb 1991; Father: Arthur Skelhorne; Mother: Winifred E Coe; SSN: 550507077; Death Certificate Number: 007479; Notes: Dec 1954: Name listed as JOYCE SKELHORNE; Jan 1956: Name listed as SYLVIA JOYCE BARTMAN; 22 May 1998: Name listed as S J BARTMAN.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2014. Social Security Administration; Washington D.C., USA; Social Security Death Index, Master File. Name: S. J. Bartman; Social Security Number: 550-50-7077; Birth Date: 31 Oct 1930; Issue year: 1954; Issue State: California; Death Date: 15 Feb 1991.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPR3-GKSV : 28 September 2018), Sylvia Bartman, ; Burial, Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia, United States of America, Princess Anne Memorial Park; citing record ID 159656419, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/159656419: “Sylvia “Joyce” Bartman; Birth: unknown; Canada; Death: 15 Feb 1991; Burial: Princess Anne Memorial Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA; Memorial ID: 159656419.

The Virginian Pilot, page B2, February 16, 1991

Sylvia “Joyce” Bartman, 60, of the 1200 block of Southfield Place, died Feb. 15, 1991, in a hospital.

Mrs. Bartman was a native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She was a member of the Association of Research and Enlightment.

Survivors include her husband, Carl N. Bartman; a daughter, Sandra J. Bartman of Virginia Beach; two sons, Michael D. Bartman of Bethesda, Md., and Steven R. Bartman of Winston-Salem, N.C.; and a brother, Glenn Skelhorne of Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada.

The funeral will be conducted at noon Monday in Smith & Williams Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel, by the Rev. Joyce Kramer. Burial will be in Princess Anne Memorial Park. Friends may join the family from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Ancestry.com. Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Virginia Department of Health; Richmond, Virginia; Virginia Deaths, 1912-2014. Name: Sylvia Joyce Bartman; Gender: Female; Race: White; Death Age: 60; Birth Date: abt 1931; Death Date: 15 Feb 1991; Death Place: Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA; Spouse: C.N.

 

Carl Newton Bartman (husband of Sylvia Joyce Skelhorne)

Ancestry.com. U.S., Select Military Registers, 1862-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors. Name: Carl Newton Bartman; Birth Date: 3 Jul 1932; Military Date: 1 Jan 1964; Publication Date: 1965; Title: U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Reserve Officers.