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Richard Edwards Gyles

Richard Edwards Gyles

Male 1886 - 1945  (58 years)

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  • Name Richard Edwards Gyles 
    Born 13 Aug 1886  Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Baptised 25 Oct 1889  St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Died 27 Jan 1945  Flint, Genesee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried Sunset Hills Cemetery, Flint, Genessee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I8922  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of PNH
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2018 

    Father Thomas Gyles,   b. 5 Jul 1850, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1926, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Mary Edwards,   b. 4 May 1851, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1937, East Glamorgan, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1873  St. Ives, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Family ID F446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lottie Couch,   b. 12 Jul 1886, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1974, Flint, Genesee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1908  Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
    +1. Gwendolyn Lottie Gyles,   b. 12 Nov 1910, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1997, Brevard, Transylvania, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Edna Geraldine Gyles,   b. Abt 3 Oct 1912, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1913, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. Richard Edwards Gyles, Jr.,   b. 2 Feb 1914, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1998, Flint, Genesee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +4. Edith Jean Gyles,   b. 31 Aug 1915, Toronto, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Elizabeth Penberthy Gyles,   b. 28 Dec 1923, Flint, Genesee, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F3281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Richard Edwards Gyles
    Richard Edwards Gyles

  • Notes 
    • Emigrated to Canada 1 May 1908; arrived in Quebec City. [According to notes on his 1921 arrival form, Canada, Ocean Arrivals (Form 30A), 1919-1924, on Ancestry.com.]

      The birth certificate for his daughter Lottie lists his occupation as "moulder." The 1940 US census describes his occupation as "foundry man." His 1942 draft card shows his employer in Flint, Michigan, as the Buick Motor Company.

  • Sources 
    1. [S297] England and Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, on Ancestry.com., month only.

    2. [S1] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, on Ancestry.com., date and county only.

    3. [S306] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, on Ancestry.com.

    4. [S298] Cornwall Online Parish Clerks Database.

    5. [S1263] Personal records held by P & T Nielsen Hayden.

    6. [S1071] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, on Ancestry.com., date only.

    7. [S295] England Marriages 1538-1973, on findmypast.co.uk.

    8. [S2139] Ontario, Canada Births, 1858-1913, on Ancestry.com.

    9. [S299] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, on Ancestry.com., confirms place and a date between Apr and Jun 1908.