The following pages contain the little which is known concerning a family of no social importance, and will consequently, only be interesting to those connected with it. For such they are written, and to such addressed, without any apology for their publication. George William Marshall, 1866.

Genevieve Ellen Scantlebury1

Female, #10334, born 1 Apr 1914, died 16 Aug 2009
Relationship9th great-granddaughter of John Skantilbew
FatherEdward Scantlebury1 born 30 Jan 1886, died 13 Jul 1970
MotherJessie Genevieve Harris1 born 16 Sep 1887, died 19 May 1974
(Child) Birth1 Apr 1914 Sutherland, Saskatchewan, Canada1 
(Deceased) Death16 Aug 2009 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; Genevieve Row Obituary
ROW, Genevieve Ellen 1914 2009 Genevieve passed away peacefully in Edmonton, Alberta August 16, 2009 at the age of 95 years, beloved wife of the late Frank Row. Gen was born in Sutherland, the second eldest daughter of the late Edward (Ned) Scantlebury, retired CPR employee and his wife Jessie (Harris). Predeceased by her sisters and bothers-in-law, Beth and Ed Spies of Calgary, Edie and Ed Wenman of Regina , Lil and Harry Thompson of Sakatooon, brother-in-law Larry Gillott of Lethbridge. She is survived by her loving sister Mina Gillot of Lethbridge as well as many nieces and nephews. Gen worked as a Legal Secretary in Saskatoon for many years. After her marriage to Frank she moved to Calgary and then eventually to Edmonton. A private family Graveside Service will be held Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.2 
(Interred) Burial22 Aug 2009 Woodlawn Cemetery, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada2 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS.
  2. [S29] Newspaper Cuttings.



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    • Very easily a young person can feel the doors close around them School - knowledge - can break some of that.

      — - Joe Scantlebury
    • I've always said that I would not retire until there are at least 10 other African-American women in transplantation.

      — - Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • The man who does not read books has no advantage over the man that can not read them.

      — - Michael Scantlebury
    • It's interesting when people just look at me and think I'm black and then when I open my mouth, they're like, 'Oh, wow..

      — -Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • a family of farmers, mariners, sailors, coastguards, carpenters, tailors and builders originating from Cornwall in the 16th Century.

      — -Richard Scantlebury
    • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

      —- Dr Vera Scantlebury Brown
    • Scantlebury Frequency: (143) (number of times this surname appears in a sample database of 88.7 million names, representing one third of the 1997 US..

      —- Richard Scantlebury
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  • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

    — - Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • I wished I had remembered that people think you are rude when you merely express an opinion somewhat different from theirs—they do not realise that we have minds of our own.

    — Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • An Iroko tree has fallen I was fortunate to be one of the many ‘not so young’ Corrosion Engineers that sat at his feet and Prof Scantlebury taught us well. .

    — - Dayo Olowe
  • Independence means freedom and being able to go out by yourself or go shopping or choosing where you live and who you live with..

    — - Josie Scantlebury
  • Thomas Scantlebury,"' he says " was the adviser, chiefly; while his son, John Barlow Scantlebury, took the more prominent part. I well remember that, on one occasion, the opponents of the church rates would have fatally committed themselves but for my father..