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Joseph Harold Worthen

M, b. 9 July 1912, d. 17 November 1973
FatherWilliam Sydney Worthen b. 4 Jan 1880, d. 3 Jun 1956
MotherAddie Loretta Stanley b. 13 Feb 1878, d. 10 Nov 1973
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of Pamela Joyce Wood
     Joseph Harold Worthen was born on 9 July 1912 at North Head, Grand Manan, Charlotte Co, New Brunswick; info from Heather Waddingham, email dated 6 Oct 1996. He was the son of William Sydney Worthen and Addie Loretta Stanley. Joseph Harold Worthen died on 17 November 1973 at Halifax, Halifax Co, Nova Scotia, at age 61; The following Obituary appeared in the December 14, 1973 Quoddy Tides Paper:

"Joseph H. Worthen, 61, passed away November 17, 1973 in the Halifax Civic Hospital. He was born at North Head, Grand Manan, a son of the late Sydney and Addie (Stanley) Worthen.
He was a naval veteran of the Second World War and was second officer in yardcraft at Halifax Dockyard for 21 years until his retirement last month.
Survivors include his wife, the former Joan Wilson; two brothers, Earl of North Head and Douglas of Manchester, Mass; and a half-brother, Lloyd Miller of North Head.
Funeral Services were held at the Church of the Ascension, North Head, Grand Manan, with the Rev. Dorman officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. The legion held a service at the graveside.1 He was buried at North Head Cemetery, Grand Manan, Charlotte Co, New Brunswick.1
Last Edited9 Feb 2002


  1. [S233] Heather Waddington, "E-mail - Waddington, Heather," e-mail to Pam Wood Waugh, various dates, 27 Jan 2002.