George Earl Govett

7 February 1891–6 April 1971 (Age 80)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The Life Summary of George Earl

When George Earl Govett was born on 7 February 1891, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, his father, Thomas George Britton Govett, was 28 and his mother, Margaret Ann Robotham, was 23. He married Lillian Gertrude Mayhew in 1915, in Dixville, Coaticook, Quebec, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Manitoba, Canada in 1916. He died on 6 April 1971, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 80.

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George Earl Govett
Lillian Gertrude Mayhew
Marriage: 1915
Arthur Ralph Govett
Edith Marion Govett
Ronald Malford Govett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1915Dixville, Coaticook, Quebec, Canada
  • Children


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    Name Meaning

    English: relationship name, probably from the Middle English personal name Gove ( see Goff ) + the diminutive suffix -et.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (7)

    • George Earl Govett, "British Columbia Birth Registrations, 1854-1903"
    • George Gavett, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1916"
    • George Govett in entry for Arthur Ralph Govett, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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