Dora Williams

ID# 1114, (1905-1976)
      Dora Williams was born on 12 September 1905 at Birmingham, England.1 She was the daughter of Alfred Williams and Amy Hawkins.2,3 She immigrated to Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, with her mother Amy Hawkins and her sisters Ethel Williams and Jessie Bernice Williams on 22 May 1910. They sailed from Liverpool, England on the Lake Manitoba.4 She married first George Harris Bolderson on 11 July 1924 at New Westminster, British Columbia.5 She and George Harris Bolderson were divorced.6 She married second Dominic Augustine Doyle, son of James Joseph Doyle and Mary Ann Hamilton, on 26 April 1934 at Burnaby, British Columbia.7 She was left a widow when Dominic Augustine Doyle died on 6 February 1945.8,9 She married third Andrew Lambi Wilson in August 1956.10,11,1 She died on 19 March 1976 of a heart attack at Sechelt, British Columbia, at age 70.11,1 She was cremated on 24 March 1976 at Vancouver Crematorium, Vancouver, British Columbia.1 Dora's obituary appeared in The Peninsula Times on 31 Mar 1976.11

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1911Port Arthur, Thunder Bay, OntarioAlfred Williams12
1921Maple Ridge, British ColumbiaAlfred Williams13
Last Edited=3 Feb 2014

Children of Dora Williams and George Harris Bolderson

Citations

  1. [S766] Dora (Williams) Wilson, Death Registration 09-005491 (1976), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  2. [S1737] Alfred Williams, Death Registration 53-09-002810 (7 Mar 1953), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  3. [S1738] Amy Williams, Death Registration 52-09-003254 (10 Mar 1952), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  4. [S1739] “Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935,” passenger record, ancestry (www.ancestry.ca: accessed 2 Feb 2014).
  5. [S768] George Bolderson & Dora Williams, Marriage Registration 24-09-276800 (11 Jul 1924), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  6. [S703] Jaci Doyle, "Dominic Augustine Doyle (2)," e-mail message from e-mail address (unknown address) to Faye West, 5 Dec 2009.
  7. [S1699] Dominic Doyle & Dora Williams, Marriage Registration 34-09-414320 (28 Apr 1934), BC Archives, 655 Belleville Street, Victoria, British Columbia.
  8. [S320] Dominic Augustine Doyle, Death Registration 1945-09-65747 (6 Feb 1948), BC Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria, British Columbia.
  9. [S256] Dominic Augustine Doyle, Funeral Home Record, Feb 1945, New Westminster Public Library, New Westminster, British Columbia.
  10. [S704] Brian Doyle, "Doyle Genealogy (2)," e-mail message from e-mail address (Vancouver, BC) to Faye West, 5 Dec 2009.
  11. [S736] 35 Year Sechelt Resident Dies in St Mary's Hospital, The Peninsula Times, Sechelt, BC, 31 Mar 1976, A-2.
  12. [S1740] Alfred Williams, 1911 Census (Port Arthur, Thunder Bay, Ontario), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  13. [S1741] Alfred Williams, 1921 Census (Maple Ridge, British Columbia), Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  14. [S699] Brian Doyle, "Doyle Genealogy," e-mail message from e-mail address (Vancouver, BC) to Faye West, 5 Dec 2009.