Individual Record 1042

Name}   Detwiller, William Herbert Family History} Olson                  
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Male
Birth:   Date} Fam 27 Aug 1918 Place} Hayfield, Manitoba
Marr.: Date} Fam  4 Mar 1950 Place} Vancouver, British Columbia     (Link)
Death: Date} Fam 13 May 1999 Place} Oliver, British Columbia
Burial: Date} Aft 13 May 1999 Place}  
  Grave Marker}  
Source 1} 353 = Family notes
Source 2} 1571=Photograph
Source 3} 1706=Voter record
Source 4} 1707=Phone book
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Parents: } John William Detwiller & Margaret Campbell Brown
   Relationship No.} 281
1st Household No.} 700 = Brandon, Manitoba
      Occupation 1} Mechanic
       Occupation 2} Carpenter
Spouses:   Prime} Morrow, Isabel May
 Total Number of} 1
William Herbert Detwiller Notes:  William Herbert Detwiller was born 27 Aug 1918 in Brandon, Manitoba.  His parents were John William Detwiller and Margaret Campbell Brown.  A brother and sister died as infants.  His sister Edna Robena was born in 1910, and sister Muriel in 1925.

In 1935 the family was living in Douglas, Neepawa, Manitoba.  According to the Canada Voters Lists, his father was a laborer.  In 1940, the family was living at 340 Eleventh St., City of Brandon, Manitoba.  Herbert (as he was known) was a laborer, his father a patrol man, and his sister Edna a seamstress.

The family moved to British Columbia about 1947.  In 1949, the Canada Voters Lists identify the family living at 1747 East Fifth Street, Vancouver.  Herbert was a mechanic, his father a stableman, sister Edna a steamstress, and sister Muriel a nurse.  The photograph of William suggests that he served in the Canadian armed forces.

William married Isabel May Morrow on 4 Mar 1950 in Vancouver, British Columbia.  His sister Muriel Detwiller and her brother Eldon Lloyd Morrow had married the previous year.  William and Isabel may have had four children.  In 1974, the Canada Voters Lists identify them living in Sicamous, Box 381, B.C.  William was a carpenter.

William's wife Isabel died in 1979 in Vernon, B.C.  At the time of her death their residence was 310 White Pine Street, Sicamous, B.C.  Herbert moved to Oliver, British Columbia.  His address in 1995 was 37469 93Rd Street, Oliver.  In 1998, his address was 38660 71St., St.9, Oliver.  He died 13 May 1999 in Oliver, British Columbia.  The disposition of their remains is unknown.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social}  
Baptism Date}   Place}   William Herbert Detwiller
Confirm. Date}   Photos} William Herbert Detwiller
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade}                               or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service} Yes                            for the State of} Canada
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Last Updated
by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated}   9 Jan 2015
Date Created}  30 Jun 1993
Copyright © 2015 by Karen L. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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