Edwin de Clonarde Van Cooten

Male 1875 - 1917  (41 years)


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  • Name Edwin de Clonarde Van Cooten  [1, 2
    Born 2 Oct 1875  Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Christened 31 Oct 1875  S Michel du Valle, Guernsey, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1881  St Michael in the Vale, Guernsey, Channel Islands Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Census 1891  Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Emigration 23 Apr 1903  Liverpool, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • On TSS Bavarian, single adult male
    Immigration 2 May 1903  Montreal, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • on "Bavarian", Male, 25, Seaman, From Guernsey, going to Midland Ontario
    Census Jul 1911  Kenora, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Education Elizabeth College, Guernsey  [10
    Education Mary St House, Taunton 
    Emigration 12 Mar 1916  England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • On S.S. Missonabie
    GODP John Rodolphus Van Cooten, John Attrill, Fanny Attrill  [1
    Immigration 13 Jul 1916  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Occupation Salesman  [12
    Died 17 Apr 1917  Rouen, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Buried Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mon-St. Eloi, Pas de Calais, France. Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Grave VI. F. 16
    Notes 
    • Census 1881:Guernsey: Age 5 (by inference born in 1876)
      Elizabeth College Register: #2428. Born in Guernsey on 2 Oct 1875. Brother of #2154. Elizabeth College 1885-1889. Mary St House, Taunton, 1889-1894. Emigrated to Ontario, Canada. Enlisted for the Great War as a driver in the Canadian Field Artillery. Killed in action in France on 17th April, 1917. Medal, Victory Medal and 1914-1915 Star.
      Canadian Book of Remembrance: World War I:Page 342:Gnr Van Cooten, Edwin de Clonard 10th Bde C.F.A. [10]
    Person ID I81  Van Cooten
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 

    Father John Rhodolphus Van Cooten,   b. Abt 1834, St Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1902, Titchfield, Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Fanny Attrill,   b. 1832, Northwood, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1914, Marylebone, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 9 Aug 1860  Northwood, Isle of Wight, Southampton, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Winifred Olive Martin,   b. Abt Aug 1885,   d. 7 Nov 1965, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Between 1903 and 1911 
    Children 
     1. M.E. Van Cooten
     2. M.O.M. Van Cooten
     3. John Van Cooten,   b. 7 Oct 1911, Kenora, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1962, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. Mary Louise Francis Van Cooten,   b. 31 Oct 1912,   d. 8 Aug 1913, Kenora, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S41] Baptism of Edwin De Clonard Van Cooten.

    2. [S122] Will of Edwin de Clonard van Cooten.

    3. [S123] Attestation Papers for Edwin de Clonard Van Cooten, Claims 2 Oct 1880.

    4. [S46] UK Census 1881.

    5. [S399] UK Census 1881.

    6. [S213] UK Census 1891, 21 Mary St, Age 13.

    7. [S380] UK Shipping Register for “TSS Bavarian”.

    8. [S381] Canada Shipping Register for “TSS Bavarian”.

    9. [S525] Canada Census 1911.

    10. [S129] Elizabeth College Register.

    11. [S124] Military records for Edwin de Clonard Van Cooten.

    12. [S123] Attestation Papers for Edwin de Clonard Van Cooten.

    13. [S156] Death Commemoration for E. de C Van Cooten.

    14. [S21] Marriage of John Rodolphus Van Cooten to Fanny Attrill.

    15. [S22] GRO Marriage Index.