Charles Ernest Neill

Brief Life History of Charles Ernest

When Charles Ernest Neill was born in 1873, in Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, James Stewart Neill, was 24 and his mother, Eliza C Barrett, was 23. He married Mary Louise CRERAR on 7 October 1901, in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada. He died on 16 December 1931, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Charles Ernest Neill
Mary Louise CRERAR
Marriage: 7 October 1901

Sources (3)

  • Charles E. Neill in household of James S. Neill, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Charles E Neil, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Charles Ernest Neill, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (2)

1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.

1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: variant of Neil , also probably representing shortened forms of the derived patronymics McNeill or the comparable Irish O'Neill .

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

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Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 102 Number 1102 Date November 4 1896 County York Place Fredericton Newspaper The Gleaner Charles E. NEILL, lately of the Merchant's Bank of this city and transferred to th …

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