Eber Reynolds Kinch

8 January 1894–15 June 1953 (Age 59)
Jasper, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Eber Reynolds

When Eber Reynolds Kinch was born on 8 January 1894, in Jasper, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, his father, Edward Kinch, was 22 and his mother, Eliza Ann Wright, was 21. He married Gertrude May Barber on 27 December 1916, in Eastons Corners, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1924. He died on 15 June 1953, in Markham, York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 59, and was buried in Wolford, Grenville, Canada West, British Colonial America.

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Eber Reynolds Kinch
Gertrude May Barber
Marriage: 27 December 1916
Gertrude Anna Majory Kinch
Dr Kenneth Eber Kinch

Spouse and Children

27 December 1916
Eastons Corners, Merrickville-Wolford, Leeds and Grenville, Canada West, British Colonial America


Parents and Siblings


    Eliza Ann Wright




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 12

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 16

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: of uncertain origin; perhaps a shortened form of Kinchen .2 Irish: reduced form of the Gaelic patronymic Mac Aonghuis ‘son of Angus’ ( see McGinnis ).3 Anglicized spelling of South German Kintsch, a variant of Künz ( see Kuntz ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eber R Kinch in household of Eliza A Kinch, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Eber R Kinch, "Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954"
  • Eber Reynolds Kinch, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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