|Naomi Grace Lewers
Another name for Naomi was Omee Lewers.475
Address: St. Marks Anglican Cemetery
Noted events in her life were:
• 1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Souris, Manitoba, Canada, 27 Jun 1906. 1192 Manitoba, Brandod District, Souris, p. 9, lines 20-23, household 59;
• 1911 Census of Canada: 1236 10th Ave Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Jun 1911. 1189 British Columbia, Vancouver, p. 11, lines 22-25, household 112;
• Travel: Liverpool, Lancashire, England, 12 Sep 1924. 166 She travelled with husband George to visit George Cradock & Co. Ltd.i n Wakefield.
• Border Crossing: from Canada Eastport, Boundary, Idaho, USA, 19 Aug 1931. 382 The card shows George and Naomi accompanied by two children - (name no t readable), age 15, and Marguerite, age 17.
• Grave Marker: Hartney, Grassland, Manitoba, Canada, 1961.
Naomi married George Salem Pettypiece, son of George Pettypiece and Jane Pettypiece, on 17 Oct 1902 in Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada 1.,1186 (George Salem Pettypiece was born in 1875 in Ontario, Canada,730 died in 1956 in Hartney, Grassland, Manitoba, Canada 1187,1188 and was buried in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara, Ontario, Canada 1187.)
Dexter Lewers, the engineer, and a brother-in-law of David Leckie, bro ught his widowed mother, three sisters, Omee, Renie and Eva, an d his young brother Russell, to reside in the Joe Young house. Renie s ubsequently married Harry Cowan and went to live on his Swaffham farm . Omee became the wife of George Pettypiece who owned the Hartn ey Hardware before moving west to Vancouver, Eva married Percy Howard , the operator, in 1903, of the Farmer's elevator. Omee was a n accomplished pianist and gave piano lessons.