William Irvine

10 September 1851–10 April 1922 (Age 70)
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

The Life of William

When William Irvine was born on 10 September 1851, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, his father, John Irvine, was 23 and his mother, Jessie Goar, was 30. He married Florence Beatrice Carlow on 1 January 1883, in Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 10 April 1922, in Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 70, and was buried in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William Irvine
1851–1922
Florence Beatrice Carlow
1861–1945
Marriage: 1 January 1883
Charles Washington William Irvine
1883–1954
Gertrude Florence Beatrice Irvine
1887–1896
Jessie Irvine
1890–
Frederick John Armour Irvine
1885–1932
Winnifred Barbara Irvine
1888–1940
Cecile Florentine Irvine
1891–1980
Kenneth Percival Irvine
1893–1966
Alma Beatrice Irvine
1895–1969
Douglas Rupert Irvine
1897–1952
Earl Weldon Irvine
1899–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1883
Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
children

(10)

    Male1883–1954Male

    Frederick John Armour Irvine

    Male1885–1932Male

    Gertrude Florence Beatrice Irvine

    Female1887–1896Female

    Winnifred Barbara Irvine

    Female1888–1940Female

    Jessie Irvine

    Female1890–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Irvine

    Male1827–1906Male

    Jessie Goar

    Female1821–1907Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1845–1900Male

    Male1851–1922Male

    Mary Anne Irvine

    Female1853–1893Female

    Jessie Irvine

    Female1855–1939Female

    Christina Irvine

    Female1858–1913Female

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 18

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1871

Age 20

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

Scottish, also common in northern Ireland: habitational name from Irvine in Ayrshire, which is named from a Celtic river, Welsh ir, yr ‘green’, ‘fresh’ + afon ‘water’. There has been much confusion with Irving and Irwin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Irvine, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • William Irvine in entry for Frederick Armour Irvine, "British Columbia, Victoria Times Birth, Marriage and Death Notices, 1901-1939"
  • Wm John Irvine in entry for Frederick John Armour Irvine and Carrie Louisa Milligan, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"

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