Carrie May Skoyles

ID # 1057, (1892-1977)
FatherJohn Skoyles (1860-1956)
MotherSarah M. Barlow (1868-1899)
BirthCarrie May Skoyles was born on 20 January 1892 at Stratford, Perth County, Ontario. 
MarriageShe married James Samuel Barrick on 2 April 1913 at Galt, Ontario.

Source: Marriage reg. 015973-13 Galt, Waterloo Co. James Samuel Barrick, 21, bachelor, fireman, born Canada, residing Melville, Sask. Presbyterian. Parents Samuel Barrick and Elizabeth Wallace. Carrie May Skoyles, 21, spinster, born Canada, residing Galt. Church of England. Parents John Skoyles and Sarah Barlow. Witnesses C. Dryden and Nellie M. Rae, both of Galt. Clergyman Jno. Ridley. On 2 April, 1913 at Galt.
 
DeathShe died on 28 April 1977 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, at age 85. 
BurialShe was buried on 2 May 1977 at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Winnipeg, Manitoba. 
NoteBirth information for Carrie comes from a Delayed Statement of Birth, 000219-55, Carrie May Skoyles, born January 20, 1892. Place Stratford, Perth County. Parents John Skoyles, age 32, machinist, born England. Sarah Skoyles, age 24, born Ontario. Dated January 1, 1955, and signed by Mrs. James S. Barrick, nee Carrie May Skoyles, 305 Balfour Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba.

When Carrie married James Barrick in Galt in 1913, their marriage registration states that he was living in Melville, Saskatchewan, and it seems likely that they spent their first years in Saskatchewan. A fuller story may be known when the 1921 census becomes available. 
Last Edited27 Feb 2010