Carrie May Skoyles1

ID # 1057, (1892-1977)
Carrie May Skoyles|b. 20 Jan 1892\nd. 28 Apr 1977|p1057.htm|John Skoyles|b. 3 Apr 1860\nd. 1956|p1043.htm|Sarah M. Barlow|b. 1868\nd. 1899|p1044.htm|John Skoyles|b. 12 Nov 1829\nd. 11 Mar 1904|p1053.htm|Sophia R. Hoskins|b. 31 Jan 1829\nd. 23 Feb 1906|p1054.htm|John Barlow|b. 1826|p1045.htm|Ann Newels|b. 1830\nd. 2 May 1898|p1046.htm|
     Carrie May Skoyles was born on 20 January 1892 at Stratford, Perth County, Ontario.1 She was the daughter of John Skoyles and Sarah M. Barlow.1 She married James Samuel Barrick on 2 April 1913 at Galt, Waterloo County, Ontario. (notes: 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.).1 She died on 28 April 1977 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, at age 85.1 She was buried on 2 May 1977 at Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens, Winnipeg, Manitoba.1 Birth 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.1

Last Edited=23 Apr 2008


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.