Edward Frank Norster 

*3 Jun 1885 - †1 Apr 1970


a) MILITARY: First World War - Served with the Canadian Expeditionary Force.nRegimental No. 433035nRank CPLnReference RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7372 - 18nSigned on 2nd March 1915nnMILITARY: Was in 1st Hants Royal Engineers (Volunteers) - dates unknown.nnOCCUPATION: 1901 (C) Stone Man ApprenticennEmigration: Moved to Canada 1907 according to 1921 Censusnn1891-Census: 179 Stoke Road, Gosport, Hants.n1901-Census: Alverstoke, Southamptonn1921 CACensus: Strathcona, Edmonton, Albertan1930-USCensus: 125 Sherman Avenue, Evanston Township, Cook County, Illinoisn1940-USCensus: 1701 Cord Ave, St Louis City, St Louis, MissourinnBIOGRAPHY: Purchased ticket for excursion to Vancouver by Canadian Pacific Railway in August 1908.nnBIOGRAPHY: Travel to and from UK:nDate Vessel From Ton23 Apr 1907 Mongolian Halifax, Nova Scotia Glasgow, Scotlandn20 Dec 1913 Teutonic Portland, Maine Liverpooln07 Feb 1914 Canada Liverpool, England. Portland, USAn19 Feb 1914 Canada Portland, Maine Liverpooln17 Mar 1919 Carmania Halifax, Nova Scotia Liverpooln05 Jul 1926 Ascania Montreal, Quebec Londonn20 Sep 1926 Lancastria Southampton, England New Yorkn11 Oct 1958 Queen Mary New York SouthamptonnMoved from Canada to USA 1923.nnBIOGRAPHY: Applied for Naturalization Citizenship 18 November 1930, at U.S. District Court, Chicago, Illinois. Residing at 1212 Sherman Avenue, Evanston, Illinois.nnBIOGRAPHY: Dec 14, 1936, applied for Social Security No. in USA. Working for Joseph Mayor, Stone Setting Contractor, Westport Station, Box 5709, Kansas, Missouri, USA.nSoc. Sec. No. 494-09-7523nnBIOGRAPHY: 1940 US Census - Marital status is single, and had been at that address on 1st January 1935 as well. So, left Minna between 1930 census and 1st Jan 1935.

b) Minna May Busby is mother of: Dorothy May Norster (*1912)