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Gideon Flower

Male Abt 1856 - 1895  (~ 39 years)


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  • Name Gideon Flower 
    Born Abt 1856  New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Religion Baptist  [1
    Residence 1871  Canning Parish, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 1 Nov 1895  Colwell's Hotel. Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Comsumption
    Notes 
    • Marriage listed in New Brunswick Archives RS156 F16248.

      Married by Rev. W. J. Stewart and witnessed by Rainsford Ferris and Hattie Carr.

      Saint John was known as Portland at that time.

      The Daily Gleaner, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada states death at hotel after being removed from his schooner "Annue".

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 99 Number 1772

      Date November 2 1895
      County Saint John
      Place Saint John
      Newspaper The Daily Telegraph

      Capt. Gideon FLOWER of the woodboat "Avenue" died Thursday night at Colwell's Hotel, Indiantown (St. John). He was alone at the time and was found dead in his bed. For years he was a sufferer from consumption. He was about 40 years of age and leaves a wife and two children at Newcastle, Grand Lake (Queens Co.). The remains will be taken to his home by boat for interment.
    Person ID I3412  Reed
    Last Modified 30 May 2018 

    Father George Flower,   b. Abt 1826, Flower’s Cove, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hannah Williams,   b. Abt 1831, Newcastle, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2323  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha H. Ferris,   b. Abt 1862, Jemseg, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 28 Jul 1885  Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 63 Number 3182

      Date August 1 1885
      County Saint John
      Place Saint John
      Newspaper The Daily Sun

      m. 28th ult., at residence of H. RIGBY, Portland (St. John) by Rev. W.J. Stewart, Gideon FLOWER, Newcastle, Grand Lake (Queens Co.) / Martha A. FERRIS d/o Charles E. FERRIS of Robertson's Point, Grand Lake.
    Children 
     1. George Verner Flower,   b. 14 Aug 1886, Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F2293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1856 - 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 MapsMarried - 28 Jul 1885 - Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Nov 1895 - Colwell's Hotel. Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S610] 1871 Census of Canada, Sheet 36, Dwelling 102, Family 125, George Flower household.

    2. [S8] New Brunswick Archives Death Records Volume 6, #900, Microfilm F20742.

    3. [S36] Daniel F. Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Statistics, Volume 99 Number 1772.

    4. [S36] Daniel F. Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Statistics, Volume 63 Number 3182.