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
Florence Scriver
Marriage: 19 November 1918
Madeline F Butler

Spouse and Children

19 November 1918
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada


    Madeline F Butler


Parents and Siblings

    Jacob Scriver


    Elizabeth Whaley




    Arthur Scriver




    Henry Scriver


    Minnie Scriver


+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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