George Gardiner

M, #3404, b. 8 November 1891, d. 23 September 1986
     George Gardiner was born on 8 November 1891 at Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of George Gardiner and Anne Slater. George Gardiner was a fisherman. He married Catherine Wood at Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 29 March 1916.2 George Gardiner was found on a passenger list for 25 May 1948 of the passenger ship 'Aquitania'.3,4 George died on 23 September 1986 at Oakhurst Private Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at age 94.1,4 He was buried on 26 September 1986 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 3789 Royal Oak Avenue, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.1

Children of George Gardiner and Catherine Wood


  1. [S4950] George Gardiner, Register of Deaths in the Province of British Columbia (Canada), "Province of British Columbia (Canada), Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics, Registration of Death,
    NAME OF DECEASED 1. Surname, Given names: Gardiner, George, 2. Sex: Male
    PLACE OF DEATH 3. Name of hospital or institution, City, town or other place: Oakhurst Private Hospital, Vancouver, B.C., Inside municipal limits? Yes
    USUAL RESIDENCE 4. Complete street address: 127-1751 East 43rd Avenue, Vancouver, V5P 4N6, Inside municipal limits? Yes, Province: B.C.
    MARITAL STATUS 5. Single, Married, Widowed or Divorced: Married, 6. If married, widowed, or divorced, give full name of husband or full maiden name of wife: Sarah Dawson Clark
    OCCUPATION 7. Kind of work done during most of working life: Retired, 8. Kind of business or industry in which worked: Fisherman
    BIRTHDATE 9. Month, day, year of birth: November 8, 1891, 10. Age: 94 years
    BIRTHPLACE 11. City or place: Cullen, Scotland, 12. Native Indian? No
    FATHER 13. Surname and given names of father: Gardiner George, 14. Birthplace: Scotland
    MOTHER 15. Maiden surname and given names of mother: Slater Anne, 16. Birthplace: Scotland
    INFORMANT 17. Signature of informant: Sarah D Gardiner, 18. Relationship to deceased: Wife, 19. Address of informant: 127-1751 E 43rd Ave, Vancouver, B.C., V5P 4N6, 20. Date signed: Sept 24 / 86
    DISPOSITION 21. Burial, cremation or other disposition: Burial, 22. Date of burial or disposition: September 26, 1986, 23. Name and address of cemetery, crematorium or place of disposition: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 3789 Royal Oak Ave., Burnaby, B.C. V5G 3M1
    FUNERAL DIRECTOR 24. Name and address of funeral director: Mt. Pleasant Chapel, 306 E. 11th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V5T 2C6
    DATE OF DEATH 25. Month, day, year of death: September 23 1986
    CAUSE OF DEATH 26. Part I Immediate cause of death: (a) Congestive Heart Failure, Approx. interval between onset & death: 3 days, due to, or as a consequence of, (b) Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease, Approx. interval between onset & death: years, Part II Other significant conditions contributing to the death: Metastatic Prostate Carcinoma, Approx. interval between onset & death: years, Renal Hepatic Failure, Approx. interval between onset & death: years
    AUTOPSY PARTICULARS 27. Autopsy being held? No, 28. Does the cause of death stated above take account of autopsy findings? ?, 29. May further information relating to the cause of death be available later? No
    CERTIFICATION 36. I certify that to the best of my knowledge and belief the above-named person died on the date and from the causes stated herein: M. P. Maynard, Attending physician, 37. Name of physician: Michael P. Maynard, Address: #305-2730 Commercial Dr., Date: Sept, 15 / 86
    CERTIFICATION OF DISTRICT REGISTRAR I certify this return was accepted by me on this date at: Vancouver, B.C, District Registration No. 3733,
    Date: Sep 29 / 1986, Signature of District Registrar."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S5225] Ship's passenger list,25 May 1948, Aquitania, Ticket 202061, Port at which passengers have contracted to land: Halifax, Gardiner, George, first class, male, age 56, Last address: 53 Cranford Road, Aberdeen, Scotland, Occupation: fisherman, Country of last permanent residence: Scotland, Country of intended future permanent residence: Canada.
  4. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.