Transcription of Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 4

Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) - Page 4 (pages 2 & 3 are blank)

Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 4 (pages 2 & 3 are blank)

Pages 2 & 3 are blank.

Queen Victoria reigned from 1837 to 1901 = 64 yrs
died Jan 22 – 1901
King Edward VII – 1901-1910 = 9 yrs
died May 6 – 1910
King George V – 1910 = 1936 = 26 yrs
died Jan 20 = 1936
King Edward VIII became King at five minutes before midnight. Jan. 20 – 1936
Edward VII abdicated the throne, Dec 10 – 36.
His younger brother Duke of York is now King George VI.  He was born Dec. 14 – 1895.

[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Cover Page]

[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 1]

[Jennie Pike’s Date Diary (1932-1940) – Page 5]

A Fredericton Region Museum project … exhibiting the history of Fredericton and central New Brunswick!

A BIG thank you to Kristel who has volunteered to help me with the Pike diary transcriptions!!!

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