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BOWER, John Conrad
(1820-1907)
VAN ALLEN, Catherine
(1819-1905)
FENNELL, Thomas Cole
(1824-1901)
ROSE, Judith
(1823-1905)
BOWER, Albert Howard
(1846-1927)
FENNELL, Annie Maria
(1856-1930)

BOWER, Wilbert Leslie
(1886-1975)

 

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Spouses/Children:
OTTO, Flora Damaris

BOWER, Wilbert Leslie 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 11 Jun 1886, Osgoode, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 2 3 5
  • Marriage: OTTO, Flora Damaris on 16 Sep 1914 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 1
  • Died: 26 Mar 1975, Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada aged 88 4 6
  • Buried: 29 Mar 1975, Kars (now Ottawa), Carleton, Ontario, Canada 4 6
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bullet  Facts and details for Wilbert Leslie Bower:

He lived in Osgoode, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1891-1901. 7 8

He worked as a carpenter in 1911 in Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. 3

He lived at 370 Edmonton St. In Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada in 1911. 3 Lodger with his brother Ira.

He worked as a builder in 1914 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada. 1

He lived at 133 Hopewell Ave. In Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1914. 1

He worked as a farmer in 1921 in Cut Knife, Division 13, Saskatchewan, Canada. 9

He lived in Cut Knife, Division 13, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1921. 9

He lived in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1926. 10

He worked as a contractor in 1940-1949 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada. 11 12 13

He lived at Woodroffe Ave. In Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1940. 11

He lived at 436 Piccadilly Ave. In Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1945-1949. 12 13



He lived at 419 Leighton Terrace in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada in 1957-1968. 14 15 16 17 18

His obituary was published in the Ottawa Journal on 27 Mar 1975 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada. It read as follows:

Bower, Wilbert L. - Peacefully on Wednesday, March 26, 1975, Wilbert L. Bower, in his 89th year, beloved husband of Flora D. Otto; dearly beloved father of Win (Mrs. Reg Hobson), Eunice (Mrs. Jack Warkentin) and Alvan; also survived by one brother Ira M. Bower; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Resting at Hulse and Playfair, Central Chapel, 315 McLeod St. Service in the chapel Saturday, march 29, at 11 a.m. Spring interment Rideau Vale cemetery. Friends may call after 7 p.m. Thursday.



He was buried at the Rideauvale Cemetery in Kars (now Ottawa), Carleton, Ontario, Canada on 29 Mar 1975. 4


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Wilbert married Flora Damaris OTTO, daughter of Albert Wilson OTTO and Fannie Amelia HOWES, on 16 Sep 1914 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada.1 (Flora Damaris OTTO was born on 4 Nov 1887 in Vankleek Hill, Prescott, Ontario, Canada,1 19 20 21 22 died on 15 Aug 1977 in Ottawa, Carleton, Ontario, Canada 21 and was buried on 17 Aug 1977 in Kars (now Ottawa), Carleton, Ontario, Canada 21.)


bullet  Marriage Notes:

They were married at 133 Hopewell Ave., Ottawa by Rev. L. H. Fisher of Manotick. The witnesses were Albert Bower and Albert W. Otto. 1

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Sources


1 "Ontario Marriage Records 1801-1928, 1933-1934," database, Wilbert Bower and Flora Otto.jpg.

2 "Ontario Birth Records 1869-1913," database, Wilbert Leslie Bower.

3 1911 census of Canada, Manitoba, district 24, sub-district 25, Winnipeg, p. 7, dwelling 33, family 68; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry, Census - Canada - 1911 - Manitoba.

4 Rideauvale Cemetery, Trinity United Church (Kars (now Ottawa), Carleton, ON, Canada), Wilbert L. Bower monumental inscription.

5 1901 census of Canada, Ontario, district 112, sub-district 3, Osgoode, p. 1, dwelling 8, family 8; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry, Census - Canada - 1901 - Ontario.

6 "Bower, Wilbert L.," (Ottawa)Ottawa Citizen, 27 Mar 1975, col. Deaths.

7 "Census of Canada - 1891," database, Census - Canada - 1891(accessed 7 Jun 2010), Albert Bower and family; District: 115 - Russell, Subdistrict: Osgoode.

8 1901 census of Canada, Ontario, district 112 Russell, sub-district G, Osgoode Township, p. 1, dwelling 8, family 8; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry, Census - Canada - 1901 - Ontario.

9 1921 census of Canada, Saskatchewan, district 215, sub-district 27, Cut Knife, p. 6, dwelling 66, family 66; RG 31; digital images.

10 Newpaper Notice or Article, Albert Bower and Annie Maria Fennell - 50th wedding anniversary.

11 Canada, W. L. and Mrs. Bower; digital images, "Ontario > Carleton > 1940 > 47," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 18 Oct 2012).

12 Canada, W. L. and Mrs. Bower; digital images, "Carleton 1945," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

13 Canada, L. W. and Flora Bower; digital images, "Carleton 1949," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

14 Canada, Wilbert and Mrs. Flora Bower; digital images, "Ottawa West 1968," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

15 Canada, Wilbert and Flora Bower; digital images, "Carleton 1957," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

16 Obituary, Albert Howard Bower.

17 Canada, Wilbert and Flora Bower; digital images, "Carleton 1965," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

18 Canada, Wilbert and Flora Bower; digital images, "Carleton 1963," Canada Voters Lists, 1935-1980(accessed 28 Oct 2013).

19 Holy Bible ( n.p., n.d.), Front pages; . Photocopies provided by Elsie Evjen.

20 1901 census of Canada, Ontario, district 112, sub-district G, Osgoode Township, p. 4, dwelling 43, family 43; RG 31; digital images, Ancestry, Census - Canada - 1901 - Ontario.

21 Rideauvale Cemetery, Trinity United Church (Kars (now Ottawa), Carleton, ON, Canada), Flora D. Otto monumental inscription.

22 "Ontario Birth Records 1869-1913," database(accessed 20 Jul 2014), Flora Damaris Otto; Prescott 1887.