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Clara Strowbridge Family Bible
from Red Cove

The bible was found in the home of her daughter (Clara Strowbridge
b. Aug 10 1920 - still living) in Grand Bank.

This is a transcription of scans made of photocopies Ron Bygott received from his wife's (paternal)
grandmother's family bible.  Clara Strowbridge (nee Lawrence) was born Feb. 16, 1897
in Red Cove. She died Feb. 4 1990 and is buried in the Anglican Cemetery in
Grand Bank (headstone elsewhere on Site). She married John James
Strowbridge (Jan. 4 1895 - 12 June 1963) on June 12, 1918,
and reported to be buried in Red Cove.

In case there is any confusion: Clara Strowbridge b. 1920 is the daughter
of Clara Strowbridge b. 1897 and she did not have to change her name
at marriage as she married Charles Strowbridge (no relation) in 1938.

It contains entries from 1895 to 2004.

 

Family Register

PARENT'S NAMES

Husband---------------- Mr John J Strowbridge
Born ------------------- Jan 4th 1895
age 53 Jan 4th 1948
Son of Mr and Mrs George J
Strowbridge of Red Cove

Wife -------------------- Mrs Clara Strowbridge
Born -------------------- Feb. 16th 1897
age 51 Feb 16th 1948
Daughter of Mrs and Mr Thomas
Lawrence of Red Cove

 

 

BIRTHS

Esther Ann Strowbridge Born------------------ Sept. 7th 1918
Clara Strowbridge Born ----------------------- Aug. 10th 1920
John J. Strowbridge Born  --------------------- April 16th 1922
Clyde Strowbridge Born----------------------- Nov. 8th 1924
Rita Strowbridge Born  ------------------------ April 19th 1927
Reginald Strowbridge Born -------------------- July 7th 1930
Ethel Strowbridge Born ------------------------ Aug. 21st 1934

 

 

DEATHS

JOHN JAMES STROWBRIDGE, (SR)-------JUNE 12/63
JOHN JAMES STROWBRIDGE, (JR) -------APR 86
FRANK STROWBRIDGE  -------------------SEP 12, 88
CHARLES J. STROWBRIDGE -------------- MAY 22, 56
CLARA J. STROWBRIDGE ----------------- FEB 4, 90
REGINALD STROWBRIDGE --------------- APRIL 3, 96
CLIFFORD VALLIS ------------------------- AUG 95
CHESTER STROWBRIDGE ----------------- JAN. 18, 2001
RAYMOND STROWBRIDGE --------------- NOV. 23, 2004

 

Contributed by Ron Bygott (2008)
Transcribed by Craig Peterman (2008)

Page Last Updated March 26, 2013 (Craig Peterman)

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