Dennis William Jewers

26 July 1930–5 February 2007 (Age 76)
Ecum Secum Bridge, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Dennis William

When Dennis William Jewers was born on 26 July 1930, in Ecum Secum Bridge, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Percivald William Jewers, was 30 and his mother, Laura Elenor Turner, was 20. He married Lillian May Salter on 8 December 1958. He died on 5 February 2007, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Dennis William Jewers
Lillian May Salter
Marriage: 8 December 1958

Spouse and Children

8 December 1958

Parents and Siblings



    Aileen Frances Laura Jewers



    Harley Tanton George Jewers


World Events (4)

1945 · HMCS Esquimalt Torpedoed

Age 15

On April 16, 1945, the HMCS Esquimalt was torpedoed by German U-Boats. Thirty-nine men died, some due to the attack others to exposure to cold. Those that survived were rescued by the Sarnia.
1955 · Canso Causeway Completed

Age 25

The Canso Causeway was completed on April 13, 1955. It is a bridge across the Strait of Canso connecting Cape Breton Island. It is constructed in a S shape.
1976 · Ruling Against Censorship

Age 46

In 1976, it was determined by the Supreme Court that Nova Scotia did not have the right to censor movies.

Name Meaning

English: from Old French jour ‘day’, hence a nickname for a journeyman or day laborer.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Web: Obituary Daily Times Index, 1995-2016
  • Canada, Obituary Collection, 1898-Current

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