Walter Gordon Williscroft

Walter Gordon Williscroft

Male 1906 - 1983  (76 years)

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  • Name Walter Gordon Williscroft  [1
    Born 29 Nov 1906  Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1 Jun 1916  Shurgan, Edmonton East, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1 Jun 1921  Tp 55 R24 W4, Edmonton East, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 18 Mar 1983  45375 Kipp Avenue, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Permanent residence at time of death.
    Died 18 Mar 1983  General Hospital, Chilliwack, BC, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    • Walters death was registered by his wife on the 19 March.
    Obituary 23 Mar 1983  Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Occupation
    • Retired Superintendant Highway Construction at time of death
    Buried 23 Mar 1983  Royal Canadian Legion Cemetery, Hillcrest Drive, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I3969  Williscroft
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2017 

    Father Richard Green Williscroft,   b. 19 Aug 1873, Chatsworth, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1951, High Prairie, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Eva Didama Bowen,   b. 1 Nov 1883, Carleton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1911, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 3 Feb 1903  Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1607  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Laura Sara Stewart,   b. 29 Sep 1911, York, Clark, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1997, Fort St John, Peace River, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1927  High Prairie, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Note 5 Nov 1977  Elk’s Hall, Fort Nelson, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Walter and Laura celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends. The event was reported in the newspaper.
    Newspaper Article
    Newspaper Article
    Walt & Laura Williscroft
    Walt & Laura Williscroft
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Nov 1906 - Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Nov 1927 - High Prairie, Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNote - 5 Nov 1977 - Elk’s Hall, Fort Nelson, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 18 Mar 1983 - 45375 Kipp Avenue, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1983 - General Hospital, Chilliwack, BC, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 23 Mar 1983 - Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Mar 1983 - Royal Canadian Legion Cemetery, Hillcrest Drive, Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Williscroft Canyon
    Williscroft Canyon

  • Sources 
    1. [S90] The Family Tree of George Williscraft of Shankill, Ireland, (reviewed 1986).

    2. [S435] Manitoba Vital Statistics Agency-, (http://vitalstats.gov.mb.ca/Query.php), REGISTRATION NUMBER: 1906,25225676-REGISTRATION DATE: 04/12/1970.

    3. [S174] British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986, (Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org).

    4. [S115] 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta, ([database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.), 1916; Census Place: Alberta, Edmonton East, 10; Roll: T-21950; Page: 4; Family No: 32.

    5. [S338] 1921 Census of Canada, RG 31; Folder Number: 4; Census Place: Edmonton East, Alberta; Page Number: 2.

    6. [S172] Pioneers who Blazed the Trail : a history of High Prairie and districtFarm Women's Union of Alberta. Centennial Book Committee, (South Peace News, High Prairie, Alberta, 1968), Richard Williscroft submitted by Gladys McDermot.

    7. [S174] British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986, (Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org), Reg. Number: 1983-09-005313- B.C. Archives Microfilm Number: B13629- GSU Microfilm Number: 2073146.

    8. [S12] Newspaper Article, The_Chilliwack_Progress_Wed__Mar_23__1983.

    9. [S12] Newspaper Article, The Chilliwack Progress Wed Nov 16 1977, p36.