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''Patricia, Yvonne, Jim & me (K), father, Jim Sr., Ernestine, Ralph & Arthur''
''Patricia, Yvonne, Jim & me (K), father, Jim Sr., Ernestine, Ralph & Arthur''
Title''Patricia, Yvonne, Jim & me (K), father, Jim Sr., Ernestine, Ralph & Arthur''
SubjectsPratt, Yvonne (Rorke), 1922-1998 / Rorke, Kathleen (Forward), 1894-1979 / Rorke, James, 1890-1947 / Rorke, James Ernest, 1919-2005 / Yorke, Patricia (Rorke), 1918- / Forward, Ernest Edward, 1859-1944.
Physical Description1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 14.5 cm
CollectorsRorke family
Date1935
Location No.PF-314.01.091
Biography / Administrative HistoryErnest Edward Forward (1859-1944), son of Capt. Mark William Forward and Mary (Bemister) Forward, was born at Carbonear on 29 May 1859. He married Tryphena Butt on 24 June 1885, and had three daughters: Ernestine (Forward) Pike, Hilda Samways (Forward) Pike and Kathleen (Forward) Rorke. Ernest Forward died on 14 April 1944. His daughter Ernestine (Forward) Pike (1887-1950), was born at Carbonear on 24 April 1887. She married Arthur S. Pike at Carbonear on 25 September 1913 and had 3 sons: Ernest Fletcher Pike (1914-1985), Arthur Pike Jr. (1916-1985) and Ralph Forward Pike (1924-1985). She died at Providence, Rhode Island on 22 March 1950. Ernest Forward's other daughter Kathleen (Forward) Rorke (1894-1979) was born at Carbonear on 1 June 1894. She married James Rorke, son of James Addy Rorke on 23 May 1917 and had three children: Patricia (Rorke) Yorke (1918-), James Ernest Rorke (1919-2005) and Yvonne (Rorke) Pratt (1922-1998). Kathleen died in 1979.
Scope and contentThe Rorke, Forward and Pike families, in Ernest Forward's garden at Harbour Rock Hill, Carbonear.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
NotesIn the Title, ''me'' is Kathleen (Forward) Rorke and ''father'' is Ernest Edward Forward.
Languageeng
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
FormatImage/jpeg
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