Cheyne, Lancelot Lincoln (1886-1963)

Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne was a marine engineer who lived at 1800 Nelson Street in 1916.

He was born in Toronto, Ontario, on February 12, 1886. His father was Robert Cheyne; his mother was Elizabeth Hodgson.

By 1901, he was living in New Westminster, British Columbia, with his brother, Robert Hodgson Cheyne (1867-1960), who later became the Deputy Land Registrar in New Westminster.

On September 7, 1909, in Vancouver, Lancelot married Dorothy Thomas. She was born on May 26, 1891, in North Carolina. Her father was John Thomas; her mother was Elizabeth Reese.

 

Lancelot and his family moved often.

In the 1911 Canada census, Lancelot and Dorothy were living in an apartment house at 660 Jackson Street in Vancouver.

By 1912, Lancelot appeared in the Vancouver directories at 640 East Pender Street.

In 1916, he was at 1800 Nelson Street

In 1917, he was at number 4, 1778 Davie Street.

In 1918, he was at number 9, 1974 West Georgia Street.

By 1925, he was at 1126 West Pender Street.

 

Lancelot died in Vancouver on June 3, 1963.

Dorothy died in Vancouver on July 10, 1965.

 

Lancelot and Dorothy had the following children.

 

Robert Hodson (or Hodgson) Cheyne

Robert Hodson (or Hodgson) Cheyne was born in Vancouver on January 6, 1911.

He married Ruby Little. She was born in Vancouver on September 2, 1907. Her father was George Edward Little; her mother was probably Frances Andrew.

Ruby died in Vancouver on December 12, 1982.

Robert died on October 17, 1987.

 

Ray Nelson Cheyne

Ray Nelson Cheyne was born on October 30, 1917, probably in Vancouver.

He was living in El Cajon, California, in 1965.

He died in Orange County, California, on July 21, 1983.

 

Sources

Robert Cheyne (father of Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne)

Robert Cheyne, b. 19 July 1841, d. 11 November 1915, Cheyne Family Website, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cheyne/p6707.htm.

Elizabeth Hodgson, b. October 1844, d. before 1 June 1911, Cheyne Family Website, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cheyne/p6708.htm.

 

Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne

Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne, b. 12 February 1886, Cheyne Family Website, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cheyne/p12657.htm

“Ontario Births, 1869-1912”, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FMQ2-WZN : accessed 28 February 2015), Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne, 1886.

“Canada Census, 1901,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHVV-SJ9 : accessed 28 February 2015), Ancelet L Cheyne in household of Robert H Cheyne, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 16, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JDZF-9MV : accessed 28 February 2015), Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne and Dorothy Thomas, 07 Sep 1909; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11374, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,702.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911”, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/27XY-KHV : accessed 28 February 2015), Lanclot Cheyne, 1911; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=62081&highlight=12&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Lanclot+Cheyne;

“United States Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1895-1956,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XGJG-246 : accessed 28 February 2015), Lincoln L Cheyne, 14 Oct 1925; from “Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S., 1895-1954,” Ancestry; citing Ship , arrival port Niagara Falls, New York, , line , NARA microfilm publication M1480, roll 24, NARA record group 85, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C.

“Washington, Seattle, Passenger Lists, 1890-1957,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KDZD-YR5 : accessed 28 February 2015), Lancelot Cheyne, 1936; citing Seattle, King, Washington, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1383, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.; FHL microfilm 2,266,198.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLTF-4DF : accessed 28 February 2015), Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne, 03 Jun 1963; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13262, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,586.

Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne, death notice, Vancouver Sun, June 6, 1963, page 44: “Cheyne – Passed away June 3, 1963, Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne, 1132 Pacific St., age 78 years. Survived by his wife; 2 sons, Robert, of Vancouver; Ray, of California; 4 grandchildren. Private funeral service Friday, June 7, at 11 a.m. in the Roselawn Chapel, Broadway at Commercial Dr., Rev. J.C. Cronin officiating. Followed by cremation.”

 

Dorothy Thomas (wife of Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLTP-G8C : accessed 28 February 2015), Dorothy Cheyne, 10 Jul 1965; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13272, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,725.

Dorothy Cheyne, death notice, Vancouver Sun, July 12, 1965, page 30; Vancouver Province, July 12, 1965, page 24: “Cheyne – July 10, 1965, in Vancouver General Hospital, Dorothy Cheyne, aged 74 years, late of 2809 East 4th Ave. Survived by 2 sons, Robert, Vancouver; Ray, El Cajon, California; 1 brother, Larry, Peace River; and 1 sister, Cora, Vancouver. Funeral service Tuesday, July 13, at 3 p.m., in the Roselawn Funeral Chapel, Broadway at Commercial Dr., the Rev. H. Parker officiating, Cremation.”

 

Robert Hodson (or Hodgson) Cheyne (son of Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne)

“Recensement du Canada de 1911”, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/27XY-KH2 : accessed 28 February 2015), Robert Cheyne in entry for Lanclot Cheyne, 1911.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FGMW-Q9P : accessed 28 February 2015), Robert Hodson Cheyne in household of Ruby Cheyne, 12 Dec 1982; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13626, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,051,932.

British Columbia Death Registrations, Registration Number: 1987-09-016503, Robert Hodson Cheyne, date of death October 17, 1987; place of death: Burnaby; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Genealogy/DisplayGenealogyImage?k=f4bd30a6-7d7b-493a-b9be-6f7743d133ba.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JD81-YCV : accessed 28 February 2015), George Little and Francis Andrew, 04 Mar 1907; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11373, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,530.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911”, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV95-3JV3 : accessed 28 February 2015), Ruby Little in entry for George Little, 1911.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FL2V-L7V : accessed 28 February 2015), Frances Little, 12 Feb 1937; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13159, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,953,192.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FL59-LKC : accessed 28 February 2015), George Little, 15 Oct 1957; citing New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13234, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,184.

British Columbia Death Registrations, Registration Number: 1990-09-000469, George Edward Little, date of death: January 19, 1990; place of death: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Genealogy/DisplayGenealogyImage?k=6d95ed56-5ca0-4472-bba2-94fe68055541; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Genealogy/DisplayGenealogyImage?k=4fa6ddf0-65e6-44f9-9383-b5205f9fa19f. [possible brother of Ruby Little.]

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JDDW-YR2 : accessed 28 February 2015), Charles Callow and Norma Little, 24 Jan 1930; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13759, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,555. [possible sister of Ruby Little.]

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLBG-32L : accessed 28 February 2015), Roy Little, 01 May 1975; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13342, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,050,442. [possible brother of Ruby Little.]

 

Ray Nelson Cheyne (son of Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne)

“California, Death Index, 1940-1997,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VG13-NDK : accessed 28 February 2015), Ray Nelson Cheyne, 21 Jul 1983; Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.

“California, Death Index, 1940-1997,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VP2Q-9HQ : accessed 28 February 2015), Rachel Allison Cheyne, 02 Sep 1978; Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento. [Possible spouse of Ray Nelson Cheyne.]

 

Robert Hodgson Cheyne (brother of Lancelot Lincoln Cheyne)

Robert Hodgson Cheyne, b. 13 June 1867, Cheyne Family Website, http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cheyne/p6712.htm.

Robert and Mary Cheyne Residence, 435 Third Street, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada, http://www.historicplaces.ca/en/rep-reg/place-lieu.aspx?id=16612.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JD8X-5C1 : accessed 28 February 2015), Robert Hodgson Cheyne and Mary Gertrude Mcdonald, 25 Jul 1896; citing British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11382, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,975.

“Canada Census, 1901,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHVV-SN1 : accessed 28 February 2015), Robert H Cheyne, D, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 16, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

British Columbia Order in Council, 773/1910, appointing Robert Hodgson Cheyne as chief clerk in the land registry office in New Westminster, British Columbia, http://www.bclaws.ca/civix/document/id/arch_oic/arc_oic/0773_1910

“Recensement du Canada de 1911”, index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV9P-BY2S : accessed 28 February 2015), Robt H Cheyne, 1911.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLRS-3TL : accessed 28 February 2015), Robert Hodgson Cheyne, 03 Jan 1960; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13245, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,302.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLTD-X2Q : accessed 28 February 2015), Mary Gertrude Cheyne, 02 Sep 1962; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; British Columbia Archives film number B13258, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,033,500.

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