James Bedford Peters 1864 - 1942

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Biography

The 2nd of 4 children of Henry Peters and Elizabeth Cook, James Peters, the third cousin twice-removed on the father's side of Nigel Horne, was born at Richibucto, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada on Jul 7, 18641,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 and was married twice, to Rowena Gray (on Nov 21, 1886 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada) and Margaret Barber (on Aug 30, 1905 in Vancouver, British Columbia, following the death of Rowena Gray on Nov 18, 1897)9. He had 2 children, both with Rowena Gray: James Ivan and Rowena Elizabeth.

During his life, he was living in Kent, New Brunswick, Canada in 18717 and in 18812; in New Westminster in 1901 with his sister-in-law, Mary Hogan3; and at 25 Wellington Street, British Columbia in 19114.

He died on Jun 1, 1942 in New Westminster5,6,8 and is buried there at Fraser Cemetery6,8.

Parents

  1. Henry Watson was born on May 3, 1839
  2. Elizabeth A was born in 1844

Children

  1. James Ivan was born on Jun 15, 1889
  2. Rowena Elizabeth was born on Jun 26, 1897

Media

James Peters - gravestone

James Peters - gravestone

James Peters - 1911 Census

James Peters - 1911 Census

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=US/MCV/126823/14245199536551359124

https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=CAN/CENSUS/1911/00517264

Family Tree

Family Tree

Map

Citations

  1. 1871 Census of Canada Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  2. 1881 Census of Canada Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  3. 1901 Census of Canada Ancestry.com Operations Inc (Marital Status: Widowed<br>Relation to Head of House: Lodger)
  4. 1911 Census of Canada Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. .Original data - Library and Archives Canada. Census of Canada, 1911. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada, 2007. http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/census-19 (Marital Status: Married<br>Relation to Head of House: Head)
  5. British Columbia, Canada, Death Index, 1872-1990 Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  6. Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  7. Kent County, New Brunswick Census, 1871: Eight Subdistricts Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  8. Web: International, Find A Grave Index Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  9. British Columbia, Canada, Marriage Index, 1872-1935 Ancestry.com Operations Inc

To be done

Census information missing between 1881 Census of Canada and 1901 Census of Canada

Please send your comments and corrections to Nigel Horne
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