Frederick George SONGHURST


Name: Frederick George SONGHURST  R0001a 
Parents:    
Died:1942 Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Buried: 19 Jan 1942  Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Occupation:   
Spouse 1Emily Marian GUMBLETON
(Died 18 Jul 1970 Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
His obituary was published in the Toronto Star newspaper on Saturday, 17 Jan 1942, Page 42, News section:
Fred Songhurst War Vet Dies
Frederick George Songhurst, 63, of Nairn Avenue died yesterday at the Ontario Hospital on Queen Street. Born in England, Mr. Songhurt came to Toronto as a boy. He was a CPR yardmaster for many years. He served overseas in the great War. Surviving are his wife, formerly Emily Gumbleton, and two daughters Mrs. Alec Eurke and Mrs. John Duncan, of Long Branch. The funeral will be from the Jarrett Funeral Chapel, St. Claire Ave. W., on Monday at 2 p.m. to the Veteran's Plot, Prospect Cemetery.
Prospect Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario verified that Frederick Songhurst was buried on Monday, 19 Jan 1942 in Section 7, Lot 5196 of the Veterans' Plot, Prospect Cemetery, 1450 St Clair Avenue West, Toronto, ON M6E 1C6.

[Thanks to Marilyn Hopton for this information]  

DateEventPlaceReference
8 Nov 1909 Frederick George SONGHURST referenced in Marriage certificate of Emily Marian Gumbleton Toronto, Canada View details
22 Jul 1970 Frederick George SONGHURST referenced in Obituary of Emily Marion Watson, nee Gumbleton Toronto, Canada View details


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