Alice Gear

24 January 1912–19 February 2004 (Age 92)
Salmon Cove, Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

The Life Summary of Alice

When Alice Gear was born on 24 January 1912, in Salmon Cove, Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, her father, John Gear, was 42 and her mother, Eliza Jane Penney, was 37. She married George Ash in 1930. She died on 19 February 2004, in Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, at the age of 92, and was buried in Carbonear, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

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George Ash
Alice Gear
Marriage: 1930

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    World Events (1)

    Age 70
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English gere ‘fit of passion’ (see Geary 4).Possibly an altered form of German Gier .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Alice Ash in household of George W Ash, "Newfoundland Census, 1945"
    • Alice Gear Ash, "Find A Grave Index"

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