Tuesday, April 18, 2017
On the left side, Johnny GILLESPIE, my dad, born April 7th in Scotland. [now deceased] This photo shows him in his Canadian Army uniform, taken in about 1939/1940. He ended up in Halifax area on the new RADAR installation.
On the right side, Jack LEWIS, my children's father, was born April 15th in California USA, but spent most of his life in BC. This photo on the right was taken about 10 years ago.
Our second daughter,
Megan LEWIS, born April 22nd in Burnaby. Only two days old here in the hospital, and Megan is already busy watching the world!
On the right side, my son-in-law, Brent PERRY, born April 17th in Canada. The photo was taken on his wedding day, to my first daughter Pia.
Other ancestors in our direct line who have
APRIL birthdays include the following:
-- April 1726 Dirk TERWILLIGER
3 April 1715 Zerubbabel JEROME
4 April 1732 Grover BUELL
5 April 1683 Enoch BUCK
5 April 1726 Hannah BROOKS
6 April 1712 Deacon Joseph BAILEY
6 April 1680 Susannah SPENCER
11 April 1675 Hannah ORCUTT
12 April 1811 Thomas Milligan VINEYARD
15 April 1576 Annis/Agnes PROWSE
16 April 1620 Mary ____ m. Thomas AXTELL
19 April 1727 Huldah KEYES
19 April 1592 Deacon Gregory STONE
30 April 1725 Catherine RIFFEL
If any of these names seem familiar to you, do write me. I'm always interested in finding new cousins, or correcting any errors, adding documented information. My contact information is at the very bottom of the blog.
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Family, friends, and others - I hope you enjoy these pages about our ancestors and their lives. Genealogy has become somewhat of an obsession, more than a hobby, and definitely a wonderful mystery to dig into and discover. Enjoy my writing, and contact me at celia.winky at gmail dot com if you have anything to add to the stories. ... Celia Lewis