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TWA, Mildred Florence

HOBSON, Joseph Edward 1 3

  • Born: 1880, , , , Scotland 2
  • Marriage: TWA, Mildred Florence on 29 Feb 1912 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 1 2
  • Died: 18 Jul 1946, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada aged 66 3
  • Buried: 21 Jul 1946, Eardley, Pontiac, Québec, Canada 3

bullet   Another name for Joseph was Joseph Edwin.4


bullet  Burial Notes:

He is buried in the Eardley United Church cemetery.


bullet  Facts and details for Joseph Edward Hobson:

• His obituary was published in the Ottawa Journal on 22 Jul 1946 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada. It read as follows:

Many Attend Funeral
Joseph Edward Hobson
Large numbers of relatives and friends gathered Sunday afternoon at the Metropolitan Tabernacle to pay final tribute to Joseph Edward Hobson, DCM, widely known Ottawa resident and distinguished veteran of the First World War. Husband of the former Mildred Florence Twa, 151 Glocester street, Mr. Hobson died Thursday in hospital after a lenghty illness.

Officiating at the funeral service was Rev. George Darby, Metropolitan Tabernacle, assisted by Rev. John McDowell, of Parkdale Baptist Church. Interment was in Eardley United Church cemetery.

Pallbearers were T. Lennox, W. L. Bower, C. J. Gillet, H. Scharfe, J. Lynch and T. Lynch.

Those present at the service included L. W. Kennedy, A. H. Bower, T. L. Leckie, Marshall Brooks, Capt. A. H. Green, J. Kenny, Rev. Kenneth Haystead, E. McCooey, K. Hendry and S. R. Beattie. 3


Joseph married Mildred Florence TWA on 29 Feb 1912 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada.1 2 (Mildred Florence TWA was born in 1883 in Eardley, Pontiac, Québec, Canada,2 died on 14 May 1973 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 5 and was buried on 16 May 1973 in Eardley, Pontiac, Québec, Canada 5.)



1 "Ontario Birth Records 1869-1913," database(accessed 18 Apr 2014), Lewis Edward Ralph Hobson; Carleton 1913.

2 "Ontario Marriage Records 1801-1928, 1933-1934," database(accessed 18 Apr 2014), Joseph Edwin Hobson and Mildred Florence Twa; Carleton 1912.

3 "Many Attend Funeral Joseph Edward Hobson," (Ottawa) The Ottawa Journal, 22 Jul 1946, p. 5.

4 "Hobson-Bower," (Ottawa) The Ottawa Journal, 19 Sep 1938, p. 10.

5 "Death of Mildred Florence Hobson," (Ottawa) The Ottawa Journal, 15 5 1973, p. 43.