Edith Marie Hansford

Father: Thomas Hansford (1839-)

Mother: Mary Foster (1838-)

Born January 9, 1878, at Buckfastleigh, Devon

Died 1942, of heart failure.

Edith migrated to Canada with her family.

Spouse: Richard Thomas Mead (b. March 15, 1880; d. 1963)

Married May 21, 1907, at Sherbrooke, Quebec, at the home of Sam and Alice Hole.

Edith was exceptionally good at sewing and handwork. She made Harry and Isabel Clarke's wedding cake when they were married in 1931. She was very economical, making clothes for the children.


  1. Sylvia Helen Mead (1911-2002)
  2. Harold Walter Mead (1914-)
  3. Albert John ("Jack") Mead (1917-)

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