Carl Fenwick Bonnycastle1

#2506, (1922 - 1975)
FatherJohn Bonnycastle2 (1874 - 1955)
MotherHattie Blanche Langille2 (1885 - 1973)
Relationship3rd great-grandson of John Bonnycastle
Charts5 Generations of Descendants of Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle (1791-1847)


Dorothy Gwenneth Cummings
  • David Bonnycastle8
  • Carl Lorne Bonnycastle+8 (1943 - 1983)
  • Daniel Harold Bonnycastle5,8
  • Sharon Diane Bonnycastle5
  • Richard John Bonnycastle1,8
  • Sandra Ann Bonnycastle5
  • Bonnie Bonnycastle8
  • Jean Bonnycastle8
  • Kathy Bonnycastle8
  • Robyn Bonnycastle8

Life Events

Nickname Carl Fenwick Bonnycastle also went by the name of Bud or Buddy Bonnycastle.3,4 
BirthHe was born on 26 Jun 1922 in British Columbia.
His death registration stated a birthplace of Williams Lake, but other evidence has not been found to support that. His son Carl's death certificate states that the father was born in Vancouver.1 
MarriageHe married Dorothy Gwenneth Cummings.5
Residence In 1945, they lived at 1623 E 4th, Vancouver, British Columbia. The directory listed them as "Carl (Gwen) employed by NVSR residence" [NVSR is probably North Vancouver Ship Repairs].6 
(Mentioned) ObituaryHe was mentioned in John Bonnycastle's 1955 obituary as son Carl, of Burnaby.7 
DivorceCarl and Dorothy were divorced.4 
MarriageCarl Fenwick Bonnycastle married Winnifred Ann Lockwood.1,8
DeathCarl died on 18 Oct 1975 in Langley Memorial Hospital, Murrayville, British Columbia.
Information from death certificate: usual residence 144 - 212 Street, Langley; married to Winnifred Ann Lockwood, excavator for Bonnycastle Excavating, born June 26th 1922 at Williams Lake BC, age 53, parents' names unknown;
Informant was son Richard J Bonnycastle of 6100-198 St, Langley. Cremation.1 
ObituaryHis obituary was published on 21 Oct 1975.
passed away suddenly Oct 18, 1975, aged 53 years, late of 144-212 St Langley, formerly of Burnaby; survived by wife Winnifred; 4 sons Carl of Burnaby, Daniel of Armstrong, Richard of Langley, David of New Westminster; 6 daughters Mrs K (Sharon) Proctor of Prince Rupert, Mrs M (Bonnie) Rutlan of Whitehorse YT, Mrs B (Sandra) Young of Prince George, Jean, Kathy and Robyn, all at home; 3 brothers, 4 sisters; 14 grandchildren; cremation; donations to Retarded Children's Assn.8
Last Edited24 Jan 2018


  1. Death certificate of Carl Fenwick Bonnycastle, died 18 October 1975, registered 18 October 1975 in the Province of British Columbia, Certificate #75-09-019102.
  2. Letters from Jean Himmelman (California) to J Kolthammer, early 1990s;.
  3. E-mails from Patricia Martin to J Kolthammer, "from Luanne Lanier "Bud.""
  4. Communication from Dale Bonnycastle to J Kolthammer.
  5. E-mails from Teri Bonnycastle to J Kolthammer, 31 Mar 1998.
  6. BC Directory.
  7. Obituary of John Bonnycastle in Vancouver Sun, 29 Aug 1955.
  8. Obituary of Carl Bonnycastle in Vancouver Sun, 21 Oct 1975.