Frances Roberta Elliott1,2,3,4,5

F, #2501, b. 10 June 1916, d. 21 January 1981
Father*Alexander E. Elliott1,6 b. 7 Feb 1879, d. 19 Oct 1982
Mother*Mabel May Johnston1,6 b. 2 Nov 1885, d. 29 Aug 1976
Relationship2nd cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited28 Feb 2019
     She was born on 10 June 1916 at General Hospital, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.1,7,5,8,9 Frances married Charles Leslie Denison on 1 October 1941.10,11,12,13
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding.10

     She died on 21 January 1981 at Wascana Hospital, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 64.14,15,5,8,9
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Dr A. E. Elliott. Predeceased: Charles Leslie Denison.9 Frances Roberta Elliott was buried at Saint Johns Cemetery on the Humber, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.8
     She played Mendelssohn's Wedding March at the wedding of George Melville Weeks and Sylvia May Allcock on 25 October 1935.16
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 6 October 1941 :
Attractive Ceremony in St. Paul's
Miss Frances Elliott Weds Mr. Charles Denison; Muskoka Honeymoon
SUTHERLAND.--
St. Paul's United Church was the scene of an attractive ceremony Wednesday, October 1, when the Rev. Dr. J. L. Stewart united in marriage Frances Roberta Elliott, only daughter of the Rev. A. E. Elliott and Mrs Elliott, and Charles Leslie Denison, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Fisher Denison of Toronto.

The church was beautifully decorated with potted plants and gladioli. Miss Mary Berini played the wedding march as the bride entered the church on the arm of her father. She wore an afternoon dress of Alice blue in sheer wool with matching hat, gray accessories and a corsage of Talisman roses.

Miss Ruth Wright of Saskatoon was her bridesmaid. She chose air force blue and wore a corsage of Sweetheart roses. P.O. Edward Dillabaugh, of the R.C.N.V.R., on furlough from the Coast, was the best man. During the signing of the register Mr. Harry B. Aston sang "Because." The ushers were Mr. Dugald McPherson, Jr., and Mr. Edward Myers.

Following the ceremony, a reception for some 40 guests was held at the manse. Receiving with the bride and groom were the Rev A. E. Elliott and Mrs. Elliott, the brides mother wearing a gown of navy blue lace.

The toast to the bride was proposed by Mr. Ernest Garvie of Saskatoon, and the groom made a happy response. Pouring were Mrs James Blair and Mrs. Ernest Garvie. Assisting in the serving were Miss Corinne Trerice, university classmate and associate of the bride on the dietitian staff of Toronto General Hospital, Miss Margaret McPherson, Miss Kay Sutherland, Miss Eileen Myers and Miss Bettie Garvie. Mrs. Dugald McPherson and Mrs. Harry Aston looked after the pleasure of the guests.

After the reception, the young couple left by plane for Regina intending to fly on by daylight to Toronto. After a brief honeymoon at the Denison summer home in Muskoka they will be at home at Kirkland Lake, Ont.

Out-of-town guests included Mr and Mrs. T. E. Allcock, Miss Fern Allcock and Mr. Douglas Allcock and Mrs. A. W. Hamwood, all of Kerrobert; Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Elliott, Calgary; Miss Corinne Trerice, Toronto; Miss Eileen Myers, Moose Jaw; Sgt. Observer J. C. Archibald, R.C.A.F.10

     In the obituary of Mabel May Elliott who died 29 August 1976, her daughter, Frances R Denison of Wascana Hospital, Regina, was listed as a survivor.17
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Leader-Post published in Regina, Saskatchewan, 22 January 1981 .9

     In the obituary of Rev. Dr. A E Elliott who died 19 October 1982, his daughter, Frances Denison was listed as predeceased.18

External link for Frances Roberta Elliott on her WeRelate Wiki Person Page.14

Family

Charles Leslie Denison b. 11 Jun 1911, d. 29 Feb 1960
Marriage*Frances married Charles Leslie Denison on 1 October 1941.10,11,12,13 
MarWitNews
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding.10
 

Citations

  1. [S4] E.F. White Jr., "Copy of Rhoda Johnston's Records", July 30, 1938 (Cincinnatti, Ohio). These records copied by Edward Francis White, Jr. at the home of Thomas Boothby White, Jr. from the records of Cousin Rhoda Johnson McLellan (Mrs. Charles McLellan.) Included with T.B. White family record as page 2 and forward. 4 typed pages., Frances Roberta (Elliott) b. June 10, 1916; Page 3. Hereinafter cited as "(E.F.) White Family Records."
  2. [S12] Ada J Flynn, compiler, Johnston Family Tree (Collingwood, ON: self published, 1974, revised 1981), Dietician, Provincial Geriatric Centre, Regina, Saskatchewan; Page 13 & 13a. Hereinafter cited as Johnston Family Tree.
  3. [S251] Rev. Thomas Elliott, Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage (Grenfell, SK: United Church of Grenfell, abt 1975), Page 60 ff. Hereinafter cited as Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage.
  4. [S138] White Family Members (1768-1971), Typed Transcription, Received by mail 16 Feb 1971, RGM - File folder #1505, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Frances Roberta (Elliott) m. Charley Denison, 2 ch.; Page 3.
  5. [S1606] "Moffat 0001 - Notes on Alex Elliott's family", after 1982, Rick Moffat (Lewisville, Texas), to unknown recipient (unknown recipient address), Frances Roberta Denison; Rick Moffat Personal Papers - Black File Box, Mesa, Arizona, USA. Hereinafter cited as "Moffat 0001."
  6. [S12] Ada J Flynn, Johnston Family Tree, PAge 12.
  7. [S251] Rev. Thomas Elliott, Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage, Page 60-62.
  8. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
    Frances Roberta Elliott Denison.
  9. [S9284] Death Notice: Denison, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 22, 1981, Page 36, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Frances Roberta Denison née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  10. [S9175] Attractive Ceremony in St. Paul's, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Oct 6, 1941, Page 9, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Dennison--Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  11. [S12] Ada J Flynn, Johnston Family Tree, Page 13.
  12. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Charles Leslie Denison
    Grave marker transcription:
    In loving memory of
    Charles Leslie Denison Beloved husband of Frances Roberta Elliott
    June 11, 1911 - Feb. 29, 1960
    Frances Roberta Elliott
    June 10, 1916 - Jan. 21, 1981.
  13. [S8285] Eldon Burke Elliott, Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947 (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada), WWII Service File: Flight Lieutenant Eldon Burke Elliott (Ancestry.com subscription requried). Hereinafter cited as Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947.
  14. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  15. [S12] Ada J Flynn, Johnston Family Tree, Page 13a; year only.
  16. [S9180] Weeks--Allcock, Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Oct 29, 1935, Page 9, column 6 & 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Weeks--Alcock. Hereinafter cited as StarPhoenix.
  17. [S9165] Deaths: Elliott, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Aug 31, 1976, Page 24, column 7 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Mabel May Elliott née Johnston. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  18. [S9206] Death Notice: Elliott, The Leader-Post, Regina, Sk, Oct 20, 1982, Page 44, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Rev. Dr. Alexander Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.

Charles Leslie Denison1,2

M, #2502, b. 11 June 1911, d. 29 February 1960
Father*Leslie Fisher Denison2
Last Edited28 Feb 2019
     He was born on 11 June 1911.3 Charles married Frances Roberta Elliott on 1 October 1941.2,4,3,5
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding.2

     He died on 29 February 1960 at age 48.4,6,3,7 Charles Leslie Denison was buried at Saint Johns Cemetery on the Humber, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.3
     Charles Leslie Denison ended his military service circa 1945 Royal Canadian Air Force.
End of Military Service section.8

     His name was also recorded as Charley.9,6
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Saskatoon StarPhoenix 6 October 1941 :
Attractive Ceremony in St. Paul's
Miss Frances Elliott Weds Mr. Charles Denison; Muskoka Honeymoon
SUTHERLAND.--
St. Paul's United Church was the scene of an attractive ceremony Wednesday, October 1, when the Rev. Dr. J. L. Stewart united in marriage Frances Roberta Elliott, only daughter of the Rev. A. E. Elliott and Mrs Elliott, and Charles Leslie Denison, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Fisher Denison of Toronto.

The church was beautifully decorated with potted plants and gladioli. Miss Mary Berini played the wedding march as the bride entered the church on the arm of her father. She wore an afternoon dress of Alice blue in sheer wool with matching hat, gray accessories and a corsage of Talisman roses.

Miss Ruth Wright of Saskatoon was her bridesmaid. She chose air force blue and wore a corsage of Sweetheart roses. P.O. Edward Dillabaugh, of the R.C.N.V.R., on furlough from the Coast, was the best man. During the signing of the register Mr. Harry B. Aston sang "Because." The ushers were Mr. Dugald McPherson, Jr., and Mr. Edward Myers.

Following the ceremony, a reception for some 40 guests was held at the manse. Receiving with the bride and groom were the Rev A. E. Elliott and Mrs. Elliott, the brides mother wearing a gown of navy blue lace.

The toast to the bride was proposed by Mr. Ernest Garvie of Saskatoon, and the groom made a happy response. Pouring were Mrs James Blair and Mrs. Ernest Garvie. Assisting in the serving were Miss Corinne Trerice, university classmate and associate of the bride on the dietitian staff of Toronto General Hospital, Miss Margaret McPherson, Miss Kay Sutherland, Miss Eileen Myers and Miss Bettie Garvie. Mrs. Dugald McPherson and Mrs. Harry Aston looked after the pleasure of the guests.

After the reception, the young couple left by plane for Regina intending to fly on by daylight to Toronto. After a brief honeymoon at the Denison summer home in Muskoka they will be at home at Kirkland Lake, Ont.

Out-of-town guests included Mr and Mrs. T. E. Allcock, Miss Fern Allcock and Mr. Douglas Allcock and Mrs. A. W. Hamwood, all of Kerrobert; Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Elliott, Calgary; Miss Corinne Trerice, Toronto; Miss Eileen Myers, Moose Jaw; Sgt. Observer J. C. Archibald, R.C.A.F.2

     Charles Leslie Denison was Mining Engineer before 1960.4
     In the obituary of Frances Roberta Denison who died 21 January 1981, her husband, Charles Leslie Denison was listed as predeceased.7

External link for Charles Leslie Denison on his WeRelate Wiki Person Page.10

Family

Frances Roberta Elliott b. 10 Jun 1916, d. 21 Jan 1981
Marriage*Charles married Frances Roberta Elliott on 1 October 1941.2,4,3,5 
MarWitNews
     Following is other information from a newspaper article about their wedding.2
 

Citations

  1. [S12] Ada J Flynn, compiler, Johnston Family Tree (Collingwood, ON: self published, 1974, revised 1981), Mining Enginéer; Page 13. Hereinafter cited as Johnston Family Tree.
  2. [S9175] Attractive Ceremony in St. Paul's, Saskatoon Star-Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK, Oct 6, 1941, Page 9, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com, Wedding: Dennison--Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Star-Phoenix.
  3. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Charles Leslie Denison
    Grave marker transcription:
    In loving memory of
    Charles Leslie Denison Beloved husband of Frances Roberta Elliott
    June 11, 1911 - Feb. 29, 1960
    Frances Roberta Elliott
    June 10, 1916 - Jan. 21, 1981.
  4. [S12] Ada J Flynn, Johnston Family Tree, Page 13.
  5. [S8285] Eldon Burke Elliott, Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947 (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Canada), WWII Service File: Flight Lieutenant Eldon Burke Elliott (Ancestry.com subscription requried). Hereinafter cited as Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947.
  6. [S251] Rev. Thomas Elliott, Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage (Grenfell, SK: United Church of Grenfell, abt 1975), Page 60-62. Hereinafter cited as Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage.
  7. [S9284] Death Notice: Denison, The Leader-Post, Regina, SK, Jan 22, 1981, Page 36, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Frances Roberta Denison née Elliott. Hereinafter cited as Leader-Post.
  8. [S251] Rev. Thomas Elliott, Days of the Years of my Pilgrimage, Page 60-62; I will not go into detail regarding Charley's association with the Royal Canadian Air Force...
  9. [S138] White Family Members (1768-1971), Typed Transcription, Received by mail 16 Feb 1971, RGM - File folder #1505, Mesa, Arizona, USA, Frances Roberta (Elliott) m. Charley Denison, 2 ch.; Page 3.
  10. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

George Gable

M, #2511
Father*Jacob Gabel b. 2 Feb 1830, d. 2 Sep 1917
Mother*Catherina (?) b. 4 Oct 1828, d. 19 Jun 1917
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Carole Elizabeth Watson
Last Edited28 Apr 2006