Lillian S. Creath Adams

Birth
Birmingham, Metropolitan Borough of Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Death 23 Jun 1958 (aged 42)
Pembroke, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada
Burial Pembroke, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada
Memorial ID 156192122 · View Source
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Her death certificate says she was the daughter of Thomas Creath and Amy Sardner. However, when she married widower Roy Allan Adams on 25 August 1936 at Woodstock, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada, it lists her mother as Elizabeth Diamond. Next to Lillian's name is the word (adopted).

See The Marriage record of Roy Allan Adams and Lillian Gardner Creath and the Death Certificate of Lillian S. Adams

Thanks to Nora Davis Cook for more of Lillian's story: Lillian (Lily) was born in Birmingham, England, the only child of Frederick Richard Gardener and Lily Kirby. When her father remarried, after being wounded in the war, the stepmother was unwilling to accept Lily. The little girl was admitted to Middlemore Home before being sent to New Brunswick as a British Home Child in 1923. The family that took her in considered her to be adopted. Their names were Thomas and Elizabeth (Diamond) Creath of Newburg, NB.
Contributor: Norma Davis Cook (49284050)


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  • Created by: Eileen Lentz
  • Added: 19 Dec 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 156192122
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lillian S. Creath Adams (29 Jun 1915–23 Jun 1958), Find a Grave Memorial no. 156192122, citing Pembroke Cemetery, Pembroke, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada ; Maintained by Eileen Lentz (contributor 46845642) .