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Re: George Edwin Yelland Sr. of Detroit, MI, USA, d. circa 1966
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: October 27, 2007 at 23:06:26
In Reply to: George Edwin Yelland Sr. of Detroit, MI, USA, d. circa 1966 by Daniel Yelland of 47

Hello Daniel,

I have no connection to this family. Saw your query and did some searching..I think this is your family. This is what I have found:

Detroit Border Crossings and Passenger and Crew Lists, 1905-1957
about George E Yelland
Name: George E Yelland
Arrival Date: 5 Sep 1925
Age: 20 years 9 months
Birth Date: abt 1904
Birthplace: Ottawa
Birth Country: Canada
Gender: Male
Race/Nationality: English

Port of Arrival: Detroit, Michigan
Departure Contact: Father George F , 650 Gilman St., Ottawa

Salesman (Drugs)
Fair, brown hair, blue eyes, height: 5 ft. 9 inches
Destination: Hotel (unknown), Detroit, Michigan
Permanent, intend to become citizen: yes

Microfilm Roll Number: M1478_117

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Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909
about Geo Edwin Yelland
Name: Geo Edwin Yelland
Date of Birth: 5 Dec 1904
Gender: Male
Birth County: Carleton
Father's Name: Frs g Yelland
Mother's Name: Margt A Yelland
Roll Number: MS929_171

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Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924
about Francis George Yelland
Name: Francis George Yelland
Spouse Name: Margaret Ann MacFarlane
Marriage Date: 29 Dec 1897
Marriage Place: Ottawa
Delay Year: 1898
Registration Number: 55950
Archives of Ontario Microfilm: 95
Source: Indexed by: Genealogical Research Library

(This is the right person - first two names reversed)

Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924
about Francis George Yelland
Name: Francis George Yelland
Birth Place: Tp Wright Pq
Age: 24
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Father Name: John Yelland
Mother Name: Kate Yelland
Spouse Name: Margt Ann MacFarlane
Spouse's Age: 24
Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
Spouse Birth Place: Gaubourne Ont
Spouse Father Name: Peter MacFarlane
Spouse Mother Name: Eliza MacFarlane
Marriage Date: 29 Dec 1898
Marriage Place: Carleton
Marriage County: Carleton
Family History Library Microfilm: MS932_95

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I have not been able to find any more information. Hope this helps.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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