The Birthday Book of Kate McLean Nicholson


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Submitted by J. Carol Nicholson - jcnichol@pei.sympatico.ca


Entries, made from 1884 to about 1920, in birthday book owned by Kate McLean Nicholson, Head of Montague, P.E.I.

Many of the entries are in the individual’s own handwriting. If anyone would like a copy of a particular entry and its corresponding quotation, I would be happy to provide it. Please note that I have transcribed each entry as it appears in the original. These inscriptions give the birth day and month of the individuals involved, most from Pownal-Montague area, with some from Boston. They cover a period of 1884 to 1918 (she died in 1920)

January 1 – Alexander Gillis

January 12 – Sadie Sample

January 16 – John C. Martin (written on opposite page on the quotation for this date)

January 18 – Katie J. Nicholson

January 23 – Lizzie A. Munroe

January 26 – Beatie M. Jones

January 27 – Mary MacLeod

January 28 – Emily Martin, Sadie Martin

January 30 – Walter B. Scott

February 1 – Maude H. Bruce

February 4 – Annie McLean, Grand View

February 12 – Euphemia Martin, Pollie A. Nicholson

February 13 – Christina McLeod

February 14 – Munro Bruce

February 18 – Ruth Dewar

February 19 – Wesley Bruce

Page 1

February 20 – Henry Chandler

February 23 – James B. Jones, Katie A. Nicholson

February 24 – M. J. Nicholson

March 2 – Daniel Nicholson, J. Gillis

March 3 – Lucy Vileda McLean

March 4 – Maud Jones

March 7 – John R. Bruce

March 8 – M. A. Nicholson, C. M. McDonald, J. M. Sample

March 10 – Mary J. McLean

March 12 – Donald Martin

March 13 – Vernon Peardon

March 15 – Mrs. Alex Matheson, Angus W. McLean

March 25 – Donald B. McLean, Roy MacLean Born 1913

March 27 – Jennie May McLeod

March 29 – Mary McLeod

April 1 – Annie McDonald

April 6 – Edna Bell, Montague 1905

April 7 – Anson Jones, Pownal

Page 2

April 12 – Ella MacLean, Mrs. Dan MacDonald

April 14 – Walter Jones, Vernon Jones, Katherin Nichelson

April 23 – Murdock J. Nicholson

April 27 – Ernest Martin

April 29 – John McLennan

May 1 – Mrs. John McLennan

May 9 – Katie May Bruce

May 16 – Hugh A. McLean, . O. B. Hume, P. Jones

May 17 – Mrs. F. A. Hubley

May 19 – Mae Sample, E.A. McPhee

May 20 – Alva M. Sample

May 22 – Margaret Elenor MacLeod

May 23 – Ruth McLean, Rachel E. MacLean

May 24 – Mrs. E. A. McPhee, Dockendorff, A. McLeod

June 2 – Daniel M. McLean, Gordon Scott

June 3 – Winifred MacIntosh

June 4 – Gordon McLean

Page 3

June 8 – Mary McKenzie

June 13 – Mr. R.H. Thompson

June 14 – Katie M. Nicholson

June 19 – Malcolm McLean

June 20 – Josie McLeod

June 23 – Sadie H. Jones

June 25 – Annie L. MacLean Born 1914

June 27 – Phebe Blondon, Catherine N. Chandler

June 28 – Dan Mcleod

July 3 – Maynard F. MacDonald

July 4 – T. T. Irving (?)

July 5 – Lareta McClean

July 8 – Cassie McKinnon

July 14 – Mrs. K. Nichelson

July 15 – John D. Sample

July 17 – Alex Sample

July 20 – Katie McKinnon, Sadie Sample

July 21 – Marjorie McKay

July 25 – Minnie D. Mellish, Annie C. MacPherson

July 26 – Samuel McLean, Maggie Kelly

Page 4

July 29 – Mrs. Catherine N. Chandler

July 30 – Margaret E. Scott

August 1 – Mrs. Ployer

August 2 – John S. Martin, Kinwp or Kinop or Kisop on second line)

August 9 – Catherine MacLeod

August 13 – Althea C. Thompson

August 16 – Lewis Deane MacLeod

August 17 – Clarena McLean

August 21 – Maggie Dockendorff

August 25 – Isabel Gillis

September 6 – Louesa Thompson

September 7 – Mary MacKinnon

September 11 – Annie R. McLean

September 13 – Hannah M. Sample

September 14 – Samuel M. McLeod

September 16 – Annie C. Nicholson

September 17 – Lillie Hill, Sample

September 18 – Christena McKinnon

September 20 – Claude Layton Jones Born 1918

September 25 – Marion C. McEwen, Mrs. J. R. Sample

Page 5

September 28 – Kathleen Dockendorff

September 29 – Edna Gramen, Anna Mathieson Jones, Margaret I. Martin (written on opposite page on the quotation for this date)

September 30 – A. Pope Nichelson age 22

October 3 – Raymond Nichelson

October 4 – Christina MacLeod

October 8 – Mabel J. Gillis

October 10 – Allan J. Finlayson

October 11 – Malcolm Melville McLeod

October 18 – Sarah I. Conrad Sussex, 1912

October 19 – Clemmie McLean Montague, 1905

October 25 – Simon Blondon

October 30 – Kenneth McLean

October 31 – Annie Maclean Montague, 1905

November 5 – Vernon Wilfrid Jones

November 7 – Florence B. Scott

November 9 – Samuel Nichelson age 20

November 18 – Irena Chandler

December 1 – F.A. Hubley

December 3 – James Layton Jones

Page 6

December 4 – Florrie A. Martin

December 7 – Dan. MacDonald, Maymie MacKinnon

December 13 – Florrie McLean

December 20 – Ruth McLean

December 23 – Annie McDonald

December 24 – Mary C. McLean

December 26 – Grace Beer, Jess. MacDonald, G.M 8/19/21.

December 28 – Effie Munroe, Malcolm Munroe


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