Grimsby Newspapers
Rooker, William (Died)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 10 Aug 1921, p. 1

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William Rooker was laid to rest on August 6th at St. Andrew's Church Cemetery amidst a large gathering of relatives and friends. Born at Hanbury, Staffordshire in 1857, the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Rooker, Bladon House, Burton-on-Trent. Married at All Saints Church, Hockley, Birmingham June 22, 1879, Annie Maria, youngest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles Haynes, Banbury, Oxfordshire, England. He left to mourn his loss his wife, four sons and a daughter here; also the eldest daughter, wife of Professor Percy C. Bragg, Neepawa, Manitoba, and grandchildren. The funeral service beautifully officiated by the Rev. J.A. Ballard...The pallbearers were Messrs. Harry Hillier, Albert Hillier, Alfred Hillier, Hector Hillier from Beamsville, McPherson and McBride, Grimsby.

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Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum
Date of Publication:
10 Aug 1921
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Rooker, William (Died)