Ethel Grace Stokes

30 September 1891–
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Ethel Grace

When Ethel Grace Stokes was born on 30 September 1891, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, John Calvin Stokes, was 44 and her mother, Caroline Melinda Fillmore, was 40. She married Frederick William Stanley Locke in 1920, in Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada. She lived in Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada for about 10 years. In 1911, at the age of 20, her occupation is listed as housekeeper in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada. She was buried in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Frederick William Stanley Locke
1892–1960
Ethel Grace Stokes
1891–
Marriage: 1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1920
Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (5)

1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

Age 10

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.
1937 · Miramichi Strike

Age 46

August 20, 1937, the Miramichi lumber strike took place. Over 1,500 millworkers and longshoremen struck 14 lumber firms for wage increases.
1955 · Recorder Low Temperature

Age 64

In 1955, New Brunswick broke the record with a freezing temperature of -47.2° C, in Sisson Dam

Name Meaning

English: variant of Stoke .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Gracey Stokes in household of C John Stokes, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Ethel Stokes, "Nova Scotia Marriages, 1907-1932"
  • Ethel Grace Stokes, "New Brunswick, Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906"

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