Dallas, Robert Stuart Morrison (1888-1966)

Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas was a chauffeur, taxi driver and truck driver. He lived at 1874 Pendrell Street in 1915 and 1916.

Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas was born in London, England, on February 1, 1888. His father was Edwin Stuart Dallas (1847-1902), who was a surveyor. Robert’s mother was Ada Constance Pulling (1865-1940).

Robert first travelled to Canada about 1908. It appears that he was in Saanich on Vancouver Island in 1911, working as a hostler.

He married Maude Annie Wrather in Brentford, Middlesex, England, in early 1914. Maude was born on September 16, 1888 (or 1887), in London, England. Her father was Henry Wrather. Her mother was Julia Anne Newton.

Robert Dallas first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1915. He lived at the following addresses in Vancouver from 1915 to 1945.

1915 and 1916 1874 Pendrell Street
1917 no address under Vancouver names
1918 234 East 17th Street, North Vancouver.
1919 no address under Vancouver names
1920 and 1921 2636 West Broadway
1922 to 1929 2766 West Fourth Avenue
1930 to 1931 no address under Vancouver names
1932 1021 Comox Street
1933 no address under Vancouver names
1934 804 Burrard Street
1935 to 1941 1041 Robson Street
1942 1116 Haro Street
1943 to 1945 1060 Granville Street

Robert worked much of his life as a taxi driver and truck driver.

Maude died on October 16, 1929, in Vancouver. She was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

Robert died in Vancouver on March 8, 1966. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

Robert and Maude had the following children.

 

Lorna Constance Julia Dallas

Lorna Constance Julia Dallas was born in Vancouver on March 18, 1916. She trained as a nurse.

She married John William Scutt Jenkins (1916-1971).

Lorna died on January 6, 2004 in West Berkshire, England.

 

Robert Stuart Newton Dallas

Robert Stuart Newton Dallas was born on November 16, 1922, probably in Vancouver. In 1965 he married Linda Frances Studley.

 

Charles Alexander Francis Dallas

"Brasil, São Paulo, Cartões de Imigração, 1902-1980," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2S7-KBPJ : accessed 20 May 2016), Charles Alexander Francis Dallas, ; citing Immigration, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, certificate , registration , Arquivo Público do Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo State Public Archives, São Paulo).

“Brasil, São Paulo, Cartões de Imigração, 1902-1980,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2S7-KBPJ : accessed 20 May 2016), Charles Alexander Francis Dallas, ; citing Immigration, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, certificate , registration , Arquivo Público do Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo State Public Archives, São Paulo).

Charles Alexander Francis Dallas was born in Vancouver on August 27, 1928. He married Sally Ann Denham.

 

Sources

 

Edwin Stuart Dallas (father of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Edwin Stuart Dallas; https://www.geni.com/people/EDWIN-STUART-Dallas/6000000030038733078: “Birthdate: October 28, 1847; Birthplace: Mandeville, Manchester Parish, Jamaica; Death: Died April 3, 1902 in London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom; Cause of death: Valvular disease of the heart; Immediate Family: Son of Robert Dallas and Emma Dent; Husband of Ada Constance Pulling; Father of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas and John Charles Richard Dallas; Occupation: Surveyor.”

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DYD-5W6 : accessed 20 May 2016), Edwin Stuart Dallas, 1887; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1887, quarter 2, vol. 1D, p. 568, Lambeth, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QWPB-LMM : accessed 20 May 2016), Edwin S Dallas in household of Mary Dent, St Andrew Holborn Above The Bars And St George The, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X96Q-D51 : accessed 20 May 2016), Edwin S Dallas, Ealing, Middlesex, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Brentford subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2N5M-3SZ : accessed 20 May 2016), Edwin Stuart Dallas, 1902; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Brentford, Middlesex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Ada Constance Pulling (mother of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Ada Constance Pulling; https://www.geni.com/people/ADA-PULLING/6000000030038733083: “Birthdate: 1865; Birthplace: Birkenhead, Cheshire, United Kingdom; Death: Died June 1940 in London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom; Immediate Family: Wife of Edwin Stuart Dallas; Mother of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas and John Charles Richard Dallas.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2X97-9JX : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada Constance Pulling, 1865; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F7F1-FVL : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada Constance Pulling, , Other; citing Page: 12 Record number: 94 B, , Record Office, Chester; FHL microfilm 1,656,399.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VF8Y-NXP : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada C Pulling in entry for Thomas J Pulling, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK6Y-KF1D : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada C Pulling in household of Thomas Pulling, Lambeth, London,Surrey, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 17, Piece/Folio 612/29, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,310.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DYX-PM3 : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada Constance Pulling, 1887; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1887, quarter 2, vol. 1D, p. 568, Lambeth, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QWPB-TMM : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada C Dallas in household of Mary Dent, St Andrew Holborn Above The Bars And St George The, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X96Q-DRM : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada C Dallas in household of Edwin S Dallas, Ealing, Middlesex, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Brentford subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWWY-9CJ : accessed 20 May 2016), A Constance Dallas, Ealing, , Middlesex, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:J64W-73B : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada Constance Dallas, 02 Oct 1919; citing departure port Liverpool, arrival port New York City, New York, New York, ship name Carmania, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVH1-FSRL : accessed 20 May 2016), Ada C Dallas, 1940; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Marylebone, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas

Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas; https://www.geni.com/people/ROBERT-STUART-MORRISON-Dallas/6000000030038930257: “Birthdate: February 1, 1888; Death: Died 1960 [sic]; Immediate Family: Son of Edwin Stuart Dallas and Ada Constance Pulling; Husband of Maud Annie Wrather; Father of Lorna Constance Julia Dallas; Robert Stuart Newton Dallas and Charles Alexander Francis Dallas. Brother of John Charles Richard Dallas.”

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N1V9-XS9 : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas, 26 Mar 1888; citing Holborn, Middlesex, England, reference 467 3828; FHL microfilm 374,363.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XTW-1WK : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert Stuart M Dallas, 1888; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Holborn, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QWP1-9N2 : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert S Dallas in household of Mary Dent, St Andrew Holborn Above The Bars And St George The, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-YK46 : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert Dallas in entry for May Hansler, 1911; citing Census, Nanaimo Sub-Districts 1-28, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,660.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:268M-K5K : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert S M Dallas and null, 1914; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1914, quarter 1, vol. 3A, p. 97, Brentford, Middlesex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

1921 Canada Census, Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas [indexed as Getod Stuart Marian Dallas]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 1; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTT-RXT : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas, 1966.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVK9-G1M6 : accessed 20 May 2016), Robert Stewart Morrison Dallas, ; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 35332676, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=35332676.

 

Maud Annie Wrather (wife of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Maud Annie Wrather; https://www.geni.com/people/MAUD-ANNIE-WRATHER/6000000030039065875: “Birthdate: 1887; Birthplace: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom; Death: Died October 16, 1929 in Vancouver, Greater Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Cause of death: Meningitis; Immediate Family: Daughter of Henry Wrather and Julia Newton. Wife of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas; Mother of Lorna Constance Julia Dallas; Robert Stuart Newton Dallas and Charles Alexander Francis Dallas.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XRS-498 : accessed 20 May 2016), Maud Annie Wrather, 1887; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Edmonton, Middlesex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:268W-V47 : accessed 20 May 2016), Maud A Wrather and null, 1914; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1914, quarter 1, vol. 3A, p. 97, Brentford, Middlesex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

1921 Canada Census, Maud Annie Dallas in household of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas [indexed as Getod Stuart Marian Dallas]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 1; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKK-V7X : accessed 20 May 2016), Maude Annie Dallas, 1929.

Maude Annie Dallas, death notice, Vancouver Province, October 17, 1929, page 21; Vancouver Sun, October 17, 1929, page 18; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=Bi1lAAAAIBAJ&sjid=vYgNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1344%2C6140498: “Dallas—Passed away on October 16, Maude Annie Dallas, in her 42nd year, beloved wife of Mr. Robert Dallas of 2766 W. 4th Ave. There rain to mourn her loss besides her husband, two sons and one daughter. Funeral service will be held from Harron Bros & Williamson’s parlors, 55 E. 10th Ave., on Friday, October 18, at 2 o’clock, Rev. A.H. Sovereign officiating. Interment I.O.O.F. plot, Mountain View Cemetery.”

“Mrs. M.A. Dallas’ Funeral,” Vancouver Province, October 18, 1929, page 30: “The funeral of Mrs. Maud Annie Dallas, aged 42, wife of Robert Dallas of 2766 West Fourth, was held at 2 p.m. from Harron Bros. & Williamson’s parlors, Rev. A.H. Sovereign officiating. Interment was in the I.O.O.F. plot, Mountain View Cemetery. Mrs. Dallas, who was born in England, had resided in British Columbia fourteen years. Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons and one daughter.”

Maude Annie Dallas, obituary notice, Vancouver Sun, October 18, 1929, page 20; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=By1lAAAAIBAJ&sjid=vYgNAAAAIBAJ&pg=4215%2C6286981: “Maude Annie Dallas, 41, wife of Robert Dallas, 2766 West Fourth avenue, passed away at a local hospital Wednesday. She leaves to mourn her loss beside her husband, two daughters [sic] and one son [sic]. The funeral took place today at 2 p.m., with Rev. A.H. Sovereign officiating, from the Harron Bros & Williamson chapel. Interment was in Mountain View cemetery.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-39TJ : accessed 20 May 2016), Maude A. Dallas, 1929; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26289877, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26289877.

 

Lorna Constance Julia Dallas (daughter of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Lorna Constance Julia Dallas (Wrather); https://www.geni.com/people/LORNA-CONSTANCE-DALLAS/6000000030039103856: “Birthdate: March 18, 1916; Birthplace: Vancouver, Greater Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death: Died January 6, 2004 in West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom; Cause of death: Suffered a serious stroke in 1995. Completely paralysed down the left side of the body, and was in a Nursing home for the rest of her life. Immediate Family: Daughter of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas and Maud Annie Wrather; Wife of John William Scutt Jenkins; Mother of Elizabeth Ann Jenkins; Sister of Robert Stuart Newton Dallas and Charles Alexander Francis Dallas. Occupation: 1934, Trainee Nurse at Beckenham Hospital.”

John William Scutt Jenkins; https://www.geni.com/people/JOHN-WILLIAM-JENKINS/6000000030038881464: Birthdate: March 1, 1916; Birthplace: Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom; Death: Died September 18, 1971 in Preston, Dorset, England, United Kingdom; Immediate Family: Husband of Lorna Constance Julia Dallas; Father of Elizabeth Ann Jenkins.

1921 Canada Census, Lorna Constance Julia Dallas (indexed as Janna Gertrude Julia Dallas) in household of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas [indexed as Getod Stuart Marian Dallas]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 1; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

 

Robert Stuart Newton Dallas (son of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Robert Stuart Newton Dallas; https://www.geni.com/people/ROBERT-STUART-Dallas/6000000030038846415: “Birthdate: November 16, 1922; Death: (Date and location unknown); Immediate Family: Son of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas and Maud Annie Wrather; Husband of Linda Frances Studley; Father of Andrew Stuart Newton Dallas; Mark James Newton Dallas; Emma Claire Dallas and Robert Charles Newton Dallas. Brother of Lorna Constance Julia Dallas and Charles Alexander Francis Dallas.”

Robert Stuart Newton Dallas (b. November 16, 1922); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/d/a/l/Charles-A-Dallas/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0002.html: “Robert Stuart Newton Dallas was born November 16, 1922.He married Linda Frances Studley on September 11, 1965 in St. Martins, Ruislip.”

 

Charles Alexander Francis Dallas (son of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas)

Charles Alexander Francis Dallas; https://www.geni.com/people/CHARLES-ALEXANDER-DALLAS/6000000030039357895: “Birthdate: August 27, 1928; Birthplace: Vancouver, Greater Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death: (Date and location unknown); Immediate Family: Son of Robert Stuart Morrison Dallas and Maud Annie Wrather; Husband of Sally Ann Denham; Father of Deborah Jane Dallas and Charles Andrew Stuart Dallas; Brother of Lorna Constance Julia Dallas and Robert Stuart Newton Dallas.”

“Brasil, São Paulo, Cartões de Imigração, 1902-1980,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2S7-KBPJ : accessed 20 May 2016), Charles Alexander Francis Dallas, ; citing Immigration, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, certificate , registration , Arquivo Público do Estado de São Paulo (São Paulo State Public Archives, São Paulo).