Relationship Record 281

Male/Husband}   Detwiller, John William (Will)     Family History} Olson
  Female/Wife}   Brown, Margaret Cambell (Maggie) Relationship Type} Marriage
Marriage: Date} Exa 27 Mar 1907 Place} Brandon, Manitoba
Ended:   On Date}   3 Jan 1954
                        By} Death of husband
Source 1} 281 = Family notes
Source 2} 353 = Family notes
Source 3} 1186=Vital stats
Source 4} 1571=Photograph
Source 5} 1706=Voter record
Source 6} 1193=Death record
Source 7} 1364=Death certif
1st Household No.} 700 = Brandon, Manitoba
Photographs} See below  
Last Updated
        by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated}   5 Jan 2015
Date Created}    6 Jun 1993
John William Detwiller, Selina (Baker) Detwiller Notes:  John William Detwiller and Margaret Campbell (Maggie) Brown were married 27 Mar 1907 in Brandon, Manitoba.  They are seen at right on their marriage date.  They had five children, all born in Manitoba.  Kenneth Lloyd, born 1908, died at 4 months.  Edna Robena, born 1910, died single in 1979.  Irna Irene, born 1914, died at 2 months.  William Herbert, born 1918, married Isabelle May Morrow, and died in 1999.  Muriel, born 1925, married Eldon Lloyd Morrow, and died in 2012.

In 1935 the family was living in Douglas, Neepawa, Manitoba.  According to the Canada Voters Lists, [John] William was a laborer, and their daughter Edna was a dressmaker.  In 1940, the family was living at 340 Eleventh St., City of Brandon, Manitoba.  John W. was a patrol man, Edna was a dress maker, and Herbert a laborer.

John and Margaret moved to British Columbia about 1947, when he retired.  In 1949, the Canada Voters Lists identify the family living at 1747 East Fifth Street, Vancouver.  J.W. was a stableman, Margaret a housewife, Edna a seamstress, Herbert a mechanic, and Muriel a nurse.  In 1953, John William is listed as retired, and Edna R. as a saleswoman.

John died at the Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, B.C., on 3 Jan 1954.  Margaret died at the Royal Columbian Hospital, New Westminster, B.C., on 13 Jul 1955.  They are buried in the Ocean View Burial Park, Burnaby, British Columbia.
Children: Total # of Children} 5 Seq. # of Primary}  
  1st Child} Detwiller, Kenneth Lloyd
  2nd Child} Detwiller, Edna Robena
  3rd Child} Detwiller, Irma Irene
  4th Child} Detwiller, William Herbert
  5th Child} Detwiller, Muriel
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