Contributed by Elspeth Flood, Vancouver, BC
Elspeth’s fourth great-grandfather Andrew (Andreas) Grote (1710-1788), merchant of Bremen who settled in England ca.1730 and in 1766 established the London banking house of Grote, Prescott & Co. Painted in 1784 by Sir Joshua Reynolds.
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Contributed by Emile Broome, Jr.
Emile Broome (born 8 January 1901 in Newport, Gaspe County, Quebec, Canada) and his wife Marie Bertha Dube (born 11 October 1910 in Campbellton, Restigouche County, New Brunswick, Canada). They were married 30 May 1933 in Bonaventure, Bonaventure County, Quebec, Canada.