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Connolly/Davies
« on: Wednesday 18 July 18 09:38 BST (UK) »
This is the information I have

Bridget Mary COnnolly born 24th April 1890 Parents Timothy Connolly & Ellen Butler Midleton Co Cork Ireland

Marriage Bridget to Benjamin Reginald Davies in Montreal 1917 St Michel Archange Church
Above Parents recorded for Bridget - Benjamin Parents William Davies & Ann Griffiths (wonder if Davies is of Welsh origins?)

1 Baptism located 1924 St Michel Archange Montreal.
Reginald Leslie Davies Parents Benjamin R Davies & Bridget Mary Connolly.

Any information welcome I feel there could be other children also. Thank you

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #1 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 10:00 BST (UK) »
Wonder if this could be him - first thing I can see so far  ???

Benjamin Reginald Davies- burial 3 January 1968 - Montréal, Quebec  ???  No further info on age or anything.

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #2 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 10:11 BST (UK) »
Canada Voters List - Cartier 1965 - 5924 Rue Waverly Suite - Benjamin Davies (retired)  Bridget Davies - and a male "D L" Davies.  ???

1957 - Waverley Street with 2 sons "D" and "R"

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 10:19 BST (UK) »
Thank you Sandra I never find the canadian records easy to research. I now have them up to 1965 would be interested in a death for Bridget also any sign of the son Reginald Leslie ? :)

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #4 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 11:39 BST (UK) »
Interment Dates ----

Benjamin Reginald Davies - 1-3-1968

Under- Brudget Connolly - 13-10-1966

David Lloyd Davies - 20-10-1930 passed away 27-10-1999

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #5 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 12:08 BST (UK) »
Bear with me I have found the death notice for Benjamin - might have to send via your personal e-mail - unless you can get this link (page 47)  Looks like the couple had three children - 3 sons.

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #6 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 14:17 BST (UK) »
Well done Sandra, I can see the newspaper link.

Bridget and Benjamin were married twice, 1917 St. Michel's (Catholic) and in 1915 St Clement
(Anglican). Bridget is transcribed as Conudtley.

William Henry Anthony Davies, b. Jan. 25, 1916 baptised St. Michel's.

1921 Canadian census, 2639 Waverly St., Montreal,
Davies, Reginald, age 33, b. England, clerk
Davies, Lorigide  ??? , age 31, b. Ireland
Davies, William, age 5, b. Quebec

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #7 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 15:01 BST (UK) »
Hi,

UK Incoming Passenger List, arrived Liverpool July 15, 1919
Davies, Bridget, age 29
Davies, Wm., age 3
going to Carriage Cottage, Middleton

Canadian Passenger List, Ocean Arrivals Form 30A arrived Quebec Aug. 18, 1920
Davies, Bridget, age 29, b. Middleton, visiting parents, destined to husband Benjamin Reg Davies,
452 Bleury St., Montreal
Davies, William, age 4, b. Montreal, visiting grandparents, destined to father.

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Re: Connolly/Davies
« Reply #8 on: Wednesday 18 July 18 15:24 BST (UK) »
Thank you Sandra wonderful info you are a wizard :) Was able to read the Obituary also