Mary Maud Passmore 2,48
- Born: 24 Jul 1885, Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada 2,48,51
- Marriage: Hugh McBurney on 1 Feb 1906 in Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48,313
- Died: 18 Mar 1930, Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada at age 44 2,48,314
Another name for Mary was Maud Passmore.2
Noted events in her life were:
• Religion: Presbyterian, 21 Feb 1906. 313 Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
• 1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta), 30 Jun 1906. 280 Underhill, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Souris District, Underhill P.O., p. 10, family 79;
Mary, age 22, with husband Hugh, age 35, and mother-in-law Mary Jane ( McBurney) Taylor, age 65.
• 1916 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Mary, age 32, with husband Hugh, age 44, and children Doris, age 7, Ea, 1916. 281 rl, age 6, and Melvin, age 1, with father John Passmore, age 79, emplo yee William Smith, age 21, lodger martha, Elphick, age 40, employee Jo hn Passmore, age 18, and Hugh's mother Mary T
Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Souris District, Cameron Municipality, Twp. 5, Rge. 22, W1 , p. 18, lines 12-21, household 179;
Mary, age 32, with husband Hugh, age 44, and children Doris, age 7, Ea rl, age 6, and Melvin, age 1, with father John Passmore, age 79, emplo yee William Smith, age 21, lodger martha, Elphick, age 40, employee Jo hn Passmore, age 18, and Hugh's mother Mary Taylor, age 79.
• 1921 Census of Canada, 1921. 282 Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Souris District, Cameron Municipality, Sec. 16, Twp. 5, Rge . 22, W1, p. 8, lines 20-27, household 76;
Mary Maud, age 37, with husband Hugh, age 50, and children Doris, ag e 18, Earl, age 10, Melvin, age 6, and Jean, age 4, with Mary's fathe r John Passmore, age 84, and Hugh's mother Mary (McBurney) Taylor, ag e 89.
• Grave Marker: Elgin Cemetery, 1957. 78 Elgin, Manitoba, Canada
• 1911 Census of Canada: Mary, age 34, with husband Hugh, age 36, and children Doris, age 3, an, 2 Jun 1911. 156 d Earl, age 1, with a Mrs. Tayloy, age 49 (widow), and labourers Ralp h Biggs, age 17, and Bertha Elphik, age 21.
Souris, Manitoba, Canada
• 1891 Census of Canada: Maud, age 6, with father John, age 49, and siblings William, age 17, E, 1891. 176 lliott, age 15, and Archibald, age 3.
Teeswater, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
Mary married Hugh McBurney, son of Hugh McBurney and Mary Jane Tiffin, on 1 Feb 1906 in Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48.,313 (Hugh McBurney was born on 14 Oct 1870 in Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada,2,48 died on 12 Jul 1957 in Erskine, Stettler, Alberta, Canada 2,48,52 and was buried after 12 Jul 1957 in Elgin, Manitoba, Canada 52.)
Wingham Advance (Huron Co., Ontario), March 1, 1906, p. 8, c. 4.
Langside [Kinloss Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario]. Wedding Bells - A very pl easant event took place at Cedar Grove Farm, the home of Mr. and Mrs . Wm. Hetherington, lot 32, con. 3, Kinloss, on Wednesday, Feb. 1st, b eing the marriage of Miss Maude Passmore of Teeswater, (who formerly r esided with Mrs. Hetherington) to Mr. Hugh McBurney, a prosperous youn g farmer of Underhill, Man. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. S.C . Edmunds of Whitechurch. The groom was assisted by Mr. Archie Passmor e of Teeswater, brother of the bride, while Miss May Bell Hetherington , cousiin of the groom, cousin of the groom, acted as bridesmaid, wit h little May Passmore of Toronto and Ruthie Passmore of Teeswater, bot h nieces of the bride, as flower girl and ring bearer, respectively. P romptly as six o'clock, to the strains of the wedding march played b y Miss Eliza Jarvis, the bridal party took their places beneath a beau tiful arch of evergreens, trimmed with white chrysanthemums and tinsel . The bride was given away by her brother, Mr. Alex Passmore of Teeswa ter. The bride looked charming in a dress of cream crepe-de-chene, tri mmed with chiffon and lace and wearing the customary bridal veil caugh t up with a wreath of orange blossoms. The bridesmaid wore a dress o f white organdie trimmed with allover lace and ribbon. The little girl s looked cute, little May in cream cashmere and little Ruthie in whit e silk. The flowers were pink and white roses. When the ceremony was o ver, Miss Eliza Jarvis rendered a beautiful selection on the organ whi le congratulations were given, after which all sat down to a most boun tiful wedding dinner, served by four young ladies, Miss Tillie Jarvi s of Fordyce, Miss Charlotte Grant of Teeswater, Miss Berta Hetheringt on and Miss Lottie Bell of Langside. The decorations in the dining roo m were streamers of the national colors and boquets of asters. After t he dinner of which nearly fifty partook, the evening was spent in musi c, games, recitations. Mr. and Mrs. Hetherington made a good host an d hostess, and their genial manner added much to the evening's enjoyme nt. Among the guests from a distance were Mr. and Mrs. R. Ferguson o f Walkerton, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ferguson, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Irwin an d little Grace of Belgrave and Mrs. A. McGillivary of Wingham and Mr . Jas. Hetherington of Lebannon, South Dakota. The high esteem in whic h the bride was held was shown by the many beautiful and useful presen ts received. The groom's gift to the bride was a gold guard and toile t set, to the bridesmaid a gold brooch, to the groomsman a beautiful s carf pin, and to each of the little girls, a gold bracelet. The happ y couple left on the afternoon train, next day. The bride's travellin g suit was navy blue ladies' cloth with white silk waist and hat to ma tch. They will visit friends in Toronto and Winnipeg before taking u p their residence in the West. Note by Editor. We received two account s of this wedding, and the first (the above) was in type when the seco nd arrived.