Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Tombstone Tuesday~ Jane Matilda Allen



 COOPERTHWAITE
IN LOVING MEMORY OF 
A DEAR WIFE AND MOTHER
JANE M. ALLEN
AUG 28 1884- AUG 09 1955
BELOVED WIFE OF
JOSEPH COPPERTHWAITE
SEPT 12 1885- FEB 8 1957

My Great Great Aunt Jane Matilda  Allen the 3rd Child born to my Great Great Grandparents, William Allen and Mary Ann Christian. Jane and my Great Grandmother Alice Mary were born less than a year apart, and both Alice and Jane were married in 1904, Jane in July and Alice in December. Later Jane and her family would move to Canada and soon after my Great Grandparents followed them, they all would make their home in Chesley, Ontario when they arrived.

Jane, her husband and their son Joseph are buried in Park Lawn Cemetery in Toronto Canada.

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Sunday's Obituary~ Peter Imlah

Source:Aberdeen Daily Journal Wednesday March 18,1908


 Imlah - On the 17th inst., Peter Imlah, joiner, aged 48 years. Funeral on Saturday, 21st inst., at 3 O'clock p.m., from 13 Northfield Pace to Nellfield Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. This is the only intimation and invitation.

Peter Imlah was my Great Great Uncle who I posted about in May of 2011 Click on the date if you want to read more about Peter's life.