Harvey James Daniel1

#558, (1911 - 1988)
FatherRichard Daniel1 (c 1875 - 1931)
MotherBeatrice Mabel Inkster1 (1882 - 1961)
RelationshipGreat-grandson of William Inkster
ChartsDescendants of John Inkster & Abigail Marion
Descendants of Magnus Fidlar & Janet Irvine
William Inkster & Janet Irvine Fidlar descendants

Children of Harvey James Daniel and Dorothy Welsh

  • Freda Daniel7
  • Joan Daniel8 (1937 - 1938)
  • Joyce Daniel7

Life Events

BirthHarvey James Daniel was born on 22 May 1911 in Lot 3 Concession 6, Elderslie Township, Bruce County, Ontario.
Details from the register: Harvey James, son of Richard Daniel, farmer, and Beatrice Mabel Inkster who were married at Underwood on 22 December 1909. The birth was attended by Dr P J Houston and registered on May 22nd.1 
(with Parents) 1911 CensusHarvey appeared on the 1911 Census of Elderslie Township, Bruce County, Ontario with his parents. He was 14 days old, born in May 1911.2 
(In) Photograph3
Mabel Inkster Daniel, her cousin Belle Tassie
& her sons Harvey and Orville
(with Parents) 1921 CensusHarvey appeared on the 1921 Census of Arran Township, Bruce County, Ontario with his parents. He was 10 years old, born in Ontario, and attended school.4 
(Mentioned) WillHe was mentioned in the will of Isabella Fidlar dated 22 Jan 1925. The will included the phrase, "unto my niece Mabel Daniel of Sarnia the sum of Seven Hundred Dollars ($700.00) with a recommendation that she expend a portion of it on the education of her son, James Harvey Daniel."5 
(Subject) Photograph Appeared in a group photo taken about 1930 when Jim Inkster was visiting from Saskatchewan.6
1) Campbell Inkster, 2) Harvey Daniel, 3) Orville Daniel, 4) Jim Inkster visiting from Saskatchewan
MarriageHarvey James Daniel married Dorothy Welsh.7,8
DeathHarvey died in 1988.8
BurialHe was buried in Port Elgin Cemetery, Ontario.8 
(Included) GravestoneThe gravestone reads:

Richard Daniel 1875- 1931
Inkster B. Mabel 1882 1961 wife
Orville V. 1913 1973 son
J. Harvey Daniel 1911 1988
Dorthoy Welsh 1914 1989 wife
Joan Daniel d/o Harvey 1937-1938
[Section E Row 1 Plot 462].8
Last Edited23 Jun 2014


  1. Birth Registrations of Ontario, Canada. Image viewed at Ancestry.com. Harvey James Daniel, #013515-11.
  2. 1911 Census for Canada. Image from Library and Archives Canada viewed at Ancestry.com. 60 South Bruce, sd 4, ed 4, page 8.
  3. E-mails from Sharon Hoskyn, BC, to J Kolthammer, date of photo estimated - Harvey was born in 1911 and Orville in Sept 1913.
  4. 1921 Census for Canada. Image from Library and Archives Canada viewed at Ancestry.com. Ontario, Bruce North, SD 12, Page 1.
  5. Last Will and Testament of Isabella Fidlar of Toronto, Ontario, 22 January 1925. Typescript copy in the possession of Sharon Hoskyn.
  6. Copies of photographs in Marie Inkster's collection.
  7. Letter from Marie Isabel Inkster, Kincardine, Ontario, to J Kolthammer, dated March 1997.
  8. Port Elgin Cemetery Inscriptions, volunteer lookup 13 Feb 2003.