Charles Bews baptismal record, 22 November 1847. St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Ancestry.com. Quebec, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1967 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008. Original data: Gabriel Drouin, comp. Drouin Collection. Montreal, Quebec, Canada: Institut Généalogique Drouin.
Charles Bews (also known as Charles Buise) was born on 21 May 1847. He was the son of Charles Bews and Margaret McGillivray. On 22 November 1847, he was baptized at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church in Quebec City by John Cook. Charles' father was not present at the ceremony.