Edward John Adams1

#10757, (25 March 1896-24 July 1965)
Father*John Edward Adams2 b. Apr 1861, d. 17 Aug 1926
Mother*Elizabeth Jane Davis2 b. Sep 1866, d. b 1911
ChartsThe Davis' of Christchurch, Hampshire.
Birth*25 MAR 1896 Edward John Adams was born on 25 MAR 1896 at Thatcham, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 He lived with John Edward Adams and Elizabeth Jane Davis at Crown Acre Cottage, Thatcham, Berkshire, EnglandG, together with Francis Henry Adams, Alice Adams, Kate Frances Adams and Louisa Lucy Adams.3 
(Witness) Residence2 APR 1911 Edward John Adams lived with John Edward Adams at Thatcham, BerkshireG, together with Francis Henry Adams, Kate Frances Adams and Louisa Lucy Adams.4 
Immigration*17 JUL 1920 Edward John Adams immigrated on 17 JUL 1920 to Quebec, Quebec, CanadaG.5 
Residence*1 JUN 1921 He lived at Ekfrid, Middlesex, Ontario, CanadaG.6 
Marriage*6 SEP 1928 He married Elsie May Coltman on 6 SEP 1928 at London, Middlesex, Ontario, CanadaG.7 
Death*24 JUL 1965 Edward John Adams died on 24 JUL 1965 at Whitby, Durham, Ontario, CanadaG, aged 69.8 
Last Edited23 Apr 2020


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Newbury, Berks., Apr-Jun 1896, vol 2c 240.
  2. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age & place.
  3. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  4. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  5. [S61] Passengers, Edward John Adams, 24, on SS Canada, to Quebec from Southampton.
  6. [S111] Canada Census, Census of 1921, as labourer.
  7. [S118] Canada BMD Index, Ontario Marriages, no 014266; Elsie May Coltman, 23, parents Henry Coltman & Eliza Scattergood, & Edward John Adams, 29, parents John Adams & Elizabeth Davis, London, no. 3546.
  8. [S28] Monumental inscription, burial, Groveside Municipal Cemetery, Whitby, ON, findagrave.com, #137511878. birth & death dates.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016