Gertrude Gwendolyn Gilker

30 October 1921–8 January 2009 (Age 87)
New Richmond, Bonaventure, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Gertrude Gwendolyn

Gertrude Gwendolyn Gilker was born on 30 October 1921. She married Everett Weston Harrison on 24 December 1940, in New Carlisle, Bonaventure, Quebec, Canada. She died on 8 January 2009, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Everett Weston Harrison
1914–1993
Gertrude Gwendolyn Gilker
1921–2009
Marriage: 24 December 1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1940
New Carlisle, Bonaventure, Quebec, Canada

World Events (4)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 59

The Quebec independence referendum was the first in Quebec and was called by PQ government which advocated secession from Canada. Another one would happen 1995.
1982

Age 61

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.
1995 · Second Sovereignty-Association Defeated

Age 74

This was the second attempt since 1980 at becoming a sovereign province with economic and political partnership between Quebec and the rest of Canada. This was defeated similarly to the first time they tried.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Gwendolyn Gilker Baptism Record
  • Tombstone-Everett and Gwendolyn
  • Legacy NFS Source: Gertrude Gwendolyn Gilker - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Gertrude Gwendolyn Gilker

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