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The Evening Telegram and other local Newspapers
Miscellaneous Birth Announcements


Evening Telegram   June 5, 1896 (Friday)

Born. On the 4th inst., the wife of Wm. Campbell (Post Office), of a son.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette    October 8, 1884 (Wednesday)

Birth, on the 4th inst., the wife of Mr. John Carew, of a daughter.

Evening Telegram    November 4, 1898 (Friday)

Born. On Thursday, the 3rd inst., the wife of Thos. D. Carew, of a daughter.

Daily News    March 26, 1975 (Wednesday)

Paul proudly announces the arrival of his little brother Jason, born March 24 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital. Proud parents are Joe and Eleanor (nee Mahon) of Pouch Cove.

The Evening Telegram    April 25, 1930 (Friday)

BORN. ... On April 24th, to Mr. and Mrs. William M. Carey, No. 5 Alexander Street; a daughter.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette    October 4, 1884 (Saturday)

Birth, on the 2nd inst., the wife of Mr. William Chancey, of a daughter.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette    March 25, 1885 (Wednesday)

Birth, on the 19th inst., the wife of Mr. E. G. Chancey, of a son.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette    April 21, 1886 (Wednesday)

Birth on the 18th inst., the wife of Mr. William Chancey, of a son.

Daily News    August 25, 1959 (Tuesday)

Born at the Grace Hospital on August 21st to Fred and Betty Chancey (nee Higdon), a baby girl.

Evening Telegram    February 1, 1991 (Friday)

Christian is delighted to announce the birth of his baby sister Shelby Anne Marie, born 8:56 a.m. Tuesday, January 22, 1991, weighing 5 lbs. 14 ozs. The proud parents are Beverley and Jeff Chancey. Grandparents are Jim and Ann Johnson, Philomena Chancey. Great grandparents are Ann Chancey, Alice Rumsey and Steve and Ethel Carter. Many thanks to Dr. Tennant and his staff.

Evening Telegram   July 26, 1890 (Saturday)

Born. On the 26th inst., the wife of Sergeant Cleary, T.N.C., of a son.

Daily News    July 10, 1974 (Wednesday)

Born to Rick and Lorraine (nee Hynes) of Mount Pearl, their first child, a daughter, weighing 5 lbs. 13½ oz., on Friday, July 5th, at the Grace General Hospital.

Telegram October 24, 1998 (Saturday)

Steven Connors and Darlene Kavanagh are pleased to announce the birth of their first child, Noah Stephen, born August 16, 1998, weighing 8 lbs. 11¼ ozs. First time grandparents are Jack and Cynthia Connors of Mount Pearl, Muriel Kavanagh of St. John`s and Garry Kavanagh of Mount Pearl. First time great-grandparents are Nan Reddy of St. John`s and Reginald Gordon of Paradise. Special thanks to Nurse Ileesh, Dr. Cherry Pike and her staff team and also a very special thank-you to Daddy and Nanny Kavanagh for their help and support.

Daily News December 13, 1978 (Wednesday)

Born to Leo and Lorraine (nee Lewis) of Colliers, a daughter, weighing 7 lbs. 5 ozs., on Monday Dec. 11th, at the Grace General Hospital.

Telegram May 22, 1999 (Saturday)

Paul & Annesta are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of their third child, a little girl; a sister for Joan and Emmanuel. Margarita Annesta was welcomed into the world on Monday, May 17, 1999, at 3:51 p.m. weighing 6 lbs. 8 ozs. We would like to express our gratitude to all the staff in the caseroom with special thanks to Dr. Patricia Roche, Dr. Gail Cowan, Dr. Tim Strand & Ruth Martin, whose professionalism & compassionate manner will not be forgotten. Thanks also to the second floor staff with a special thank you to Darlene McNeil for her thoughtfulness & efforts to cover all the details. To Dr. Linda Ivany of Bay Roberts, we extend our appreciation for her continuous support over the past several months.

Evening Telegram    May 16, 1957 (Thursday)

"Mother's Day Gift"
Grand Falls - Mrs. William Dunphy, Carmelite Road, received a mother's day gift in the form of a telegram from Virginia, announcing that twin daughters had arrived on that day for Dr. and Mrs. E. Coogan. Mrs. Coogan is the former Betty Dunphy. They have two sons, five and three years old. Dr. Coogan was formerly residential medical officer at Badger for the AND Co. Ltd.

Daily News April 24, 1974 (Wednesday)

Born to Robert and Judy (nee Ring) of St. John's, a daughter, weighing 8 lbs. 5 ozs. on Tuesday, April 16, 1974, at Grace General Hospital. A sister for Paul.

Daily News November 9, 1978 (Thursday)

Born to Edward and Mary (nee O'Brien) of Holyrood a daughter weighing 6 lbs. 4 ozs. on Saturday, Nov. 4th, at Grace General Hospital.

Daily News November 14, 1978 (Tuesday)

Born to Stephen and Roberta (nee McDonald) of Holyrood a daughter weighing 8 lbs. 13 ozs. on Thursday, Nov. 9th, at the Grace General Hospital.

Evening Telegram July 18, 1992 (Saturday)

Gary and Cecilia (nee Myers) are delighted to announce the birth of their baby girl, Stacey Marion, born on July 7, 1992, at 12:12 a.m., weighing 6 lbs. 13 ozs. Proud grandparents are Vincent and Marion Myers, Chapel's Cove, and Francis and Marion Corbett, Kelligrews. Sincere thanks to Dr. Bartellas, Dr. Tennant, Caseroom and OBS staff at the Grace.

Daily News   June 2, 1958

Born at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, May 29th to Mr. and Mrs. Michael Costello (nee Esther Hutchings), a baby girl.

The Times & General Commercial Gazette    April 16, 1873 (Wednesday)

Birth, on Good Friday, the wife of Mr. Joseph Costigan, of a daughter.

Daily News   July 20, 1896 (Monday)

Birth. At the Terra Nova Hotel, Bell isle, July 17th, the wife of Richard J. Costigan, of a son.

Evening Telegram    November 26, 1927 (Saturday)

On Nov. 25th, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, to Mr. and Mrs. R.R. Costigan, a daughter.

Daily News    January 26, 1983 (Wednesday)

Born to Ed and Irene (nee Rousselle) of Harbour Main, a son, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz., on Jan. 25th, at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital. A brother for Thad, Lisa, and Andre. Special thanks to Dr. Kum, Joan Dalton, Case Room Staff and Obs. Staff.

Evening Telegram December 1, 1978 (Friday)

Born to Gordon and Shirley (nee Edstrom) of Holyrood, a son at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital on November 30. A brother for Scott. Special thanks to Dr. Scevior and the staff of the St. Clare's Hospital.

Daily News November 30, 1971 (Tuesday)

Born to Eugene and Catherine Crowley of Holyrood, a son, on November 28 at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital.



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Page Revised by Ivy F. Benoit (Wednesday February 20, 2013)

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