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Group of people including John Rorke, Mary (Rorke) Archibald and Ernestine (Forward) Pike
Group of people including John Rorke, Mary (Rorke) Archibald and Ernestine (Forward) Pike
TitleGroup of people including John Rorke, Mary (Rorke) Archibald and Ernestine (Forward) Pike
SubjectsPike, Ernestine (Forward), 1887-1950 / Archibald, Mary (Rorke), 1888-1952 / Rorke, John, 1885-1966.
Physical Description1 photograph : sepia toned ; 12 x 9.5 cm
CollectorsRorke family
Date[ca. 1905]
Location No.PF-314.01.168
Biography / Administrative HistoryErnestine (Forward) Pike (1887-1950), daughter of Ernest Edward Forward and Tryphena (Butt) Forward, 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, Arthur Pike Jr. and Ralph Forward Pike. She died at Providence, Rhode Island on 22 March 1950. Mary (Rorke) Archibald (1888-1952), daughter of James and Mary (Wilcox) Rorke, was born in 1888 at Carbonear. She was sister of James and John Rorke of the firm John Rorke & Sons, Ltd. She married Henry ''Harry'' Archibald of Harbour Grace in 1909. She died in 1952. John Rorke (1885-1966), Mary's older brother, was born at Carbonear on 17 October 1885. He worked with the family company, John Rorke and Sons, Limited. He married Cornelia Tucker and had four children: John G.W. (1921-), Elizabeth (1922), Mary (1924), Richard (1933-). John died on 9 January 1966.
Scope and contentJohn Rorke is in the back row, far right. Mary (Rorke) Archibald is in the second row, second from left. Ernestine (Forward) Pike is in the second row, fourth from left.
DonorMr. and Mrs. J.E. Rorke, 1998
CollectionRorke Family fonds
NotesTitle based on contents of image
Languageeng
Resource TypePhotograph
TypeStill Image
FormatImage/jpeg
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