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James Flower

Male 1831 - 1914  (82 years)


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  • Name James Flower 
    Born 20 Jul 1831  New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861 
    • 1861 Lists age age 27 not 30 living with his father, John, and his two sons, Thomas and Reuben.
    Occupation Farmer  [1
    Occupation seaman  [2, 3
    Occupation Ship Captain  [4
    Religion Baptist  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Residence 1861  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1871  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1881  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 22 Apr 1891  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1901  Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1911  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 7 Jul 1914  Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Newcastle Creek Baptist Cemetery, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1891 Canning Parish, New Brunswick Census lists James as a ship captain

      Name listed as Flowers at marriage to Mary Jane Barton

      1871 Census lists family as Baptists, living with them were Alice McKenzie, age 14 and Thomas Williams age 86.

      Grave stone states age 83 years at death.

      At time of marriage to Mary Jane Barton, James's parents were listed as John and Elizabeth Flower.
    Person ID I3314  Reed
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2018 

    Father John Flower,   b. 1796, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1883  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Corey,   b. 1797, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1870, Little River, Grand Lake, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F2286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father John Flower,   b. 1796 
    Mother Betsey ???,   b. 1797 
    Family ID F1627  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rachel Williams,   b. 24 Mar 1837, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1894, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1857  Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 13 Jul 1894 Their marriage certificate in file. New Brunswick Archives
      20 Dec 1883 Marriage was registered per New Brunswick Archives.
    Children 
     1. Captain Thomas Burpee Flower,   b. 25 Aug 1858, Grand Lake, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1940, Springfield, Kings County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Captain-Deacon Reuben DeBlois Flower,   b. 11 Oct 1860, Gibson, York County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1933, South Devon, York County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     3. Amy Jane Flower,   b. 9 Sep 1863, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1945, Ann Lye Hospital, Tewksbury, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Amanda Laura Flower,   b. 28 Aug 1865, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1942, 350 Main Street, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Ethel Madora Flower,   b. 10 Sep 1869, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1951, Park Avenue, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Estella Martha Flower,   b. 15 Sep 1872, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1956, Edmundston, Madawaska County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Harry Lawrence Flower,   b. 5 Dec 1875, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1955, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     8. Anna Maude Flower,   b. 7 Mar 1878, Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1949, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2016 
    Family ID F774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Jane Granville,   b. 23 Apr 1844, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1923, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1895  Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Documents
    James Flower and Mary Barton
    James Flower and Mary Barton
    marriage record
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F218  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jul 1831 - New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jan 1857 - Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Apr 1891 - Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Oct 1895 - Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jul 1914 - Flower's Cove, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Newcastle Creek Baptist Cemetery, Newcastle Creek, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S122] 1901 Census of Canada, Sheet 1, Dwelling 4, Family 5, James Flower household.

    2. [S610] 1871 Census of Canada, Sheet 36, Dwelling 101, Family 124, James Flower household.

    3. [S609] 1881 Census of Canada, Sheet 34, Dwelling 133, Family 152, James Flowers household.

    4. [S121] 1891 Census of Canada, Sheet 14, Family 70, James Flower household.

    5. [S599] 1911 Census of Canada, Sheet 8, Dwelling 82, Family 83, Harry Flower household.

    6. [S993] 1861 Census of Canada, Sheet 12, John Flower household.

    7. [S641] Index to New Brunswick Marriages, New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Number 1639-Code B4/1895-Microfilm F15576.