George R. Barfett

9 June 1863–20 April 1926 (Age 62)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of George R.

When George R. Barfett was born on 9 June 1863, in Ontario, Canada, his father, John Rice Barfett, was 38 and his mother, Charlott Maria Knight, was 38. He married Kathleen Eleanor Gibbons on 28 April 1899. He lived in Newcastle, Durham, Ontario, Canada in 1871. In 1901, at the age of 38, his occupation is listed as . He died on 20 April 1926, in Newcastle, Clarington, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 62, and was buried in Newcastle, Ontario, Canada.

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George R. Barfett
Kathleen Eleanor Gibbons
Marriage: 28 April 1899

Spouse and Children


    Kathleen Eleanor Gibbons


28 April 1899
Stayner, Clearview, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

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World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 4

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 6

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 20

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Birkett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Barfelt, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • George R. Barfett, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • George Barfett, "Canada Census, 1871"

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