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Basil Elijah Stewart (1925 - 2013)

Basil Elijah Stewart
Born in Taymouth, Saint Marys, York, New Brunswick, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of [private wife (1920s - unknown)]
Descendants descendants
Father of , [private son (1940s - unknown)], [private son (1950s - unknown)], [private daughter (1950s - unknown)], [private daughter (1950s - unknown)], , [private daughter (1950s - unknown)], [private daughter (1950s - unknown)], [private son (1950s - unknown)], [private daughter (1960s - unknown)] and [private son (1960s - unknown)]
Died at age 88 in Fredericton, York, New Brunswick, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Oct 2019 | Last significant change: 12 May 2022
00:20: Marilyn Stewart edited the Biography for Basil Elijah Stewart (1925-2013). (Adding sources. ) [Thank Marilyn for this]
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Basil was born in 1925. He passed away in 2013.

Basil Elijah Stewart was born on February 10, 1925, in York, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Samuel, was 43 and his mother, Annie, was 29. He married Loretta Faye Stewart on October 1, 1948, in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. They had 11 children in 14 years. He died on March 24, 2013, in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 88, and was buried in his hometown.

Born 10 Feb 1925. Taymouth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Marriage 1 Oct 1948. Wilmot Parsonage, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. [1]

Basil & Faye’s Children:

  1. William Kenneth (Bill) Stewart Stewart-35402
  2. David Stewart Stewart-35403
  3. Marilyn Stewart Stewart-35389
  4. Connie Stewart Stewart-35404
  5. Sylvie Stewart Stewart-35405
  6. Bruce Scott Stewart Stewart-35406
  7. Elva Stewart Stewart-35407
  8. Vera Stewart Stewart-35408
  9. Peter Stewart Stewart-35409
  10. Peggy Stewart Stewart-35410
  11. Sandy Stewart Stewart-35411

Died 24 Mar 2013. Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Buried [2] Taymouth Community Cemetery ,Taymouth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Occupation: Heavy Equipment operator for Province of New Brunswick. Taymouth York Co New Brunswick, Canada.

Residence Taymouth, New Brunswick, Canada

Obituary The passing of Basil Elijah Stewart of Taymouth, NB, occurred on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital. He was 88. Born in Taymouth, NB, he was the son of the late Samuel Elijah and Annie Belle (Wade) Stewart. Basil enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, as well as being an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a retired heavy equipment operator having been employed with the Province of New Brunswick. Survived by his wife, Loretta “Faye” Stewart; his four sons, Bill (Nettie), David (Linda), Peter and Sandy; six daughters, Marilyn Evans (Stephen), Connie McNeil (Fred), Sylvia Moffat, Elva Cleghorn (Ricky), Vera Crocket, Peggy Talbot (Maurice); numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; sister, Elva Munn of Boisetown , NB; brother, Doug Stewart of Fredericton, NB; sister-in-law, Dawn Stewart; several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a son, Brucie Stewart; brothers, John, Kenneth, Percy and Scott Stewart; sisters, Florence Cass and Lillian Ingersol; brothers-in-law, John Munn and Martin Cass. Interment will take place in Taymouth Community Cemetery at a later date.

DNA Research

  • Maternal relationship is confirmed by an AncestryDNA test match between Stewart-35389 and her third cousin Teri Lee Wade.Their most-recent common ancestors James Wade and Eleanor (Brennan) Wade. Predicted relationship from AncestryDNA: 3rd cousins 2 x removed , based on sharing 24 centimorgans shared across 2 DNA segments
  • Paternal relationship is confirmed by an AncestryDNA test match between Stewart-35389 and her cousin Ellen Stewart .Their most-recent common ancestors Charles Stewart and Elizabeth Collings. Predicted relationship from AncestryDNA: 3rd cousins 1 x removed , based on sharing 258 centimorgans shared across 20 DNA segments


  1. Marriage Certificate
  2. Find A Grave

See Also:

  • Headstone. Taymouth Community Cemetery (Taymouth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada) . Personally photographed and Transcribed by Marilyn Stewart
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 13 January 2020), memorial page for Basil Elijah Stewart (10 Feb 1925–24 Mar 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153822990, citing Taymouth Community Cemetery, Taymouth, York County, New Brunswick, Canada ; Maintained by Marilyn Stewart-Evans (contributor 48574124) . Marilyn StewartFind A Grave
  • McNeil Family Tree, Ancestry Family Tree Ancestry Family Tree 11422786


Profile created by Daughter of Basil, Marilyn Stewart

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  • Basil Stewart: AncestryDNA Maternal Lineage (discontinued) Other, haplogroup J, Ancestry member BasilStewart, MitoYDNA ID A10719 [compare]
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