Mary Simcock

28 September 1893–13 August 1984 (Age 90)
Widnes, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Simcock was born on 28 September 1893, in Widnes, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Simcock, was 25 and her mother, Mary Maines, was 23. She married Charles McQuarrie on 10 April 1919, in Widnes, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rode, Somerset, England, United Kingdom in 1919 and Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada in 1926. She died on 13 August 1984, in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Charles McQuarrie
Mary Simcock
Marriage: 10 April 1919
Mary Rosamond McQuarrie
Mary Rosamond McQuarrie
Jane Eleanor Gloria McQuarrie
John Charles McQuarrie
Albert William McQuarrie

Spouse and Children

10 April 1919
Widnes, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 8

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Age 15

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 25

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English: relationship name from the Middle English personal name Simcock ‘young Simon’, a compound of Sim(m) or Sime ( see Sim ) + the diminutive suffix -cock.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary McQuarre in household of Charles McQuarre, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Mary Simcock in household of John Simcock, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Mary Simcock in household of John Simcock, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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