NameMary Childs
Birth15 May 1836, Campbellton, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada
Death29 Aug 1903, North Vancouver (Moodyville), British Columbia, Canada
Burial31 Aug 1903, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
FatherJoseph Childs (1789-1871)
MotherJannet Dunn (1797-1869)
Birth1 Jan 1822, Minigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
Death27 Sep 1898, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Burial29 Sep 1898, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
FatherJames John Morton (1793-1879)
MotherMary MacMichael (1785-1869)
Marriage4 Aug 1858, Chatham, Northumberland, New Brunswick, Canada
ChildrenDavid (1859-1895)
 Janet (1862-1893)
 Angus (1863-1895)
 Joseph Childs (1867-1917)
 Elizabeth May (1868-1936)
 Edith (Died as Infant) (1870-1870)
 Infant (Died as Infant) (1871-1871)
 Edith Catherine (Died as Infant) (1872-1873)
 Edith Nicholasina (Died as Infant) (1874-1874)
 Catherine Mary (Died as Infant) (1874-1874)
 Edith (Died as Child) (1875-1882)
Notes for Mary Childs

Date: August 7 1858
County: Northumberland
Place: Chatham
Newspaper: The Gleaner and Northumberland Schediasma

m. 4th inst., by same, Alexander MORTON, Weldford (Kent Co.) / Miss Mary CHILDS, Richibucto.


Mary Morton, death notice, Vancouver Province, August 29, 1903, page 3:

“Morton—At Moodyvile, at 7 a.m., August 29, Mrs. Mary Morton, wife of the late Alexander Morton, formerly of New Mills, N.B. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Monday, 31st inst., at the first Presbyterian Church, Vancouver. Please bring no flowers.”


Mary Morton, obituary, Vancouver Province, August 31, 1903, page 8:

“The death occurred on Saturday last at Moodyville of Mrs. Mary Morton, an old-time resident of that burg. The deceased had been ill for a long time past, and death came as a final relief to her sufferings. Mrs. Morton was sixty-nine years of age, and was well known in Moodyville. The funeral took place this afternoon, the remains being interred in the Mountain View Cemetery. The services were conducted by the Rev. R.G. MacBeth.”


Mary Morton, obituary, Vancouver World, August 31, 1903, page 8:

“The funeral of the late Mrs. Mary Morton took place from the residence of her son-in-law, John McMillan, Moodyville, at 2:30 o’clock this afternoon, Rev. R.G. MacBeth conducting the service.”
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