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William Irwin

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ontario, Canada
Death: January 31, 1918 (66-67)
Newdale, Western Manitoba Census Division, Manitoba, Canada (Fall from a ladder)
Place of Burial: Oldale Cemetery,Newdale, Western Manitoba Census Division, Manitoba, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of James Irwin and Mary Jane Irwin
Father of Mary Jane Irwin and Charles Ellery Irwin
Brother of Esther Delinah Irwin

Occupation: Retired Farmer
Managed by: William Owen "Bill" Irwin
Last Updated:

About William Irwin

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/185968264/william-irwin

Son of Mary Jane Moffat and James Irwin; husband of Janet Carmichael.

Manitoba Free Press, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, February 01, 1918, page 4 William Irwin was born at Darlington, Ontario, a son of James Irwin and Mary Jane Moffat. William, with his wife Janet and their daughter Minnie, migrated to Newdale, Manitoba, in the 1880's William, of of Newdale's oldest settlers, met an untimely end at Newdale, this afternoon. He was working on a ladder fixing some electric wiring when for some reason he fell. No one saw him fall, and when found he was unconscious and badly chilled. He lived for three hours after being found, but did not regain consciousness. Mr. Irwin was a retired farmer and of late years had been buying and selling grain. Besides his widow, he leaves a son, Charles, of Newdale, and two daughters, Mrs, (Amy Estella) James Walter Scott of Newdale and Mrs. (Margaret Annie Alexina) Alex Drummond of Balcarres, Saskatchewan. This is the fourth accidental death here in two months.

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William Irwin's Timeline

1851
1851
Ontario, Canada
1880
1880
1884
1884
1918
January 31, 1918
Age 67
Newdale, Western Manitoba Census Division, Manitoba, Canada
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Oldale Cemetery,Newdale, Western Manitoba Census Division, Manitoba, Canada