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Benjamin Fellows who went to Canada

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Margee

Margee Report 31 Dec 2012 23:31

Looks like it's the same fellow:


Births Mar 1908 (>99%)
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Fellows Benjamin Gilbert T Aston 6d 345
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1 Name:
Benjamin Gilbert Thomas Fellows
Place
Vancouver
Reg. Number:
1991-09-004424 Copy Available
Date:
1991 3 8 (Yr/Mo/Day) Age:
83 Event:
Death Microfilm #:
B17149 (GSU # )





Susanne

Susanne Report 1 Jan 2013 02:03

Hi Margree, thanks so much can you help when this Benjamin married Elsie and did they have any family?
Susanne

MarieCeleste

MarieCeleste Report 1 Jan 2013 12:25

Susanne, Canadian privacy laws are much stricter than ours and there aren't such recent records available on line as we have here. For example, the most recent Ontario marriages are 1928 and births only go up to 1913.

Perhaps one of the helpers actually based in Canada might be able to give you some tips.

Regarding your query about Benjamin's siblings - have you traced them through the census or looked for records on FreeBMD? http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl

Margee

Margee Report 1 Jan 2013 13:10

He's on the 1953 voter's list here along with wife, Mrs Benjamin G. Fellows. Address is RR#2, Campbell River.

Canada, Voters Lists, 1935-1980
about Benjamin G Fellows Name: Benjamin G Fellows
Location: Comox; Alberni, British Columbia
Occupation: Farmer
Electoral District: Comox-Alberni
Year: 1953


Margee

Margee Report 1 Jan 2013 13:20

Entry into USA evidently on his way to British Columbia. (It says he's in transit to BC). He's with wife Elsie, 23. The name is Benjamin G.T. not St. Born Birmingham, England, last address Cochran, Ontario. Occupation is beekeeeper.

Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S., 1895-1954
about Benjamin St Fellows Name: Benjamin St Fellows
Arrival Date: 23 Jul 1937
Port of Arrival: Eastport, Idaho, United States
Age: 29
Birth Date: 4 Feb 1908
Birth Place: ??ham, Eng
Birth Country: Eng
Gender: Male
Race/Nationality: English
Record Type: Cards

Margee

Margee Report 1 Jan 2013 14:40

You seem to know a lot more about this family according to your new thread:

http://www.genesreunited.co.uk/boards/board/living_relatives/thread/1316751

Margee

Margee Report 1 Jan 2013 14:44

This site has addresses and phone numbers in Canada:

http://www.canada411.ca/

Susanne

Susanne Report 3 Jan 2013 11:14

thank you to everybody who has helped me along with this family, when you mentioned Campbells River i put it into google and searched on their website it gives deaths and Benjamin , and Wife and sons Walter and Marcel derek are their in Campbell creek cemetery. ir said Marcel died in a car accident in Mexico and Walter had retired to kelowna so i put inwhite pages for that area and a couple came up so i have written a letter also they have a look up lady and today she sent me an old photo of benjamin Fellows taken about 1954. i have tried to find the older dad Benjamin and his 2nd wife isabels death but nothing.Thanks to everybody for your help so appreciated Canada is such a big place to find people ,
Susanne