Bertha Louisa Watson

22 July 1888–15 September 1983 (Age 95)
Caledon East, Caledon, Peel, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Bertha Louisa

When Bertha Louisa Watson was born on 22 July 1888, in Caledon East, Caledon, Peel, Ontario, Canada, her father, Andrew Watson, was 51 and her mother, Charlotte Elizabeth Mitchel, was 48. She married Hiram Willard Bevins on 4 September 1912, in Oxford, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 15 September 1983, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Willard Bevins
1888–1964
Bertha Louisa Watson
1888–1983
Marriage: 4 September 1912
Phyllis Margaret Bevins
1918–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 September 1912
Oxford, Ontario, Canada
children

(1)

    Phyllis Margaret Bevins

    Female1918–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1837–1909Male

    Charlotte Elizabeth Mitchel

    Female1840–1929Female

siblings

(11)

    John Herbert Watson

    Male1870–Male

    Melvill Edwin Watson

    Male1872–Male

    Male1873–1961Male

    Female1876–1951Female

    Violetta Luella Watson

    Female1878–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 18

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 46

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 55

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Wat ( see Watt )

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bertha Watson in household of Anderst Watson, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Bertha Watson in entry for James Leonard McCowan and Phyllis Margaret Bevine, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937"
  • Bertha Louise Watson, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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