Florence Scriver

29 July 1897–20 July 1959 (Age 61)
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Florence

When Florence Scriver was born on 29 July 1897, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, her father, Jacob Scriver, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Whaley, was 27. She married Wellington Butler on 19 November 1918, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 20 July 1959, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Wellington Butler
1888–1964
Florence Scriver
1897–1959
Marriage: 19 November 1918
Madeline F Butler

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 November 1918
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
children

(1)

    Madeline F Butler

    FemaleFemale

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Scriver

    Male1864–1941Male

    Elizabeth Whaley

    Female1870–1935Female

siblings

(11)

    Arthur Scriver

    Male1895–1895Male

    Male1895–Male

    Female1897–1959Female

    Henry Scriver

    Male1899–1899Male

    Minnie Scriver

    Female1900–1900Female

+6 More Children

World Events (4)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 9

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

Age 37

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 46

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

Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch de Scrijver‘the scribe’, from Middle Dutch scrivere ‘scribe’, ‘clerk’. Compare English Scriven , German Schreiber .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence Scriver in household of Elizabeth Scriver, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Florence Scriver, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Florence Scriver, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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