Graham, Jeannie Walker Scott (1872-1927)

Jeannie Walker Scott Graham lived at 1818 Comox Street from 1914 to 1918.

Jeannie was born on January 22, 1872, in Fossoway and Tulliebole, Kinross, Scotland. Her father was Peter Graham. Her mother was Jessie Scott.

Jeannie arrived in Canada about 1912. She first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1914. She lived at 1818 Comox Street from 1914 to 1919.

From 1920 to 1927, she was at 1155 Bidwell Street, along with her sister, Agnes Hay Graham (1873-1949).

Jeannie did not marry. She died in Vancouver on August 28, 1927. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

 

Agnes Hay Graham

Agnes Hay Graham was born on September 20, 1873, in Fossoway and Tulliebole, Kinross, Scotland

She did not marry. Agnes died in Vancouver on November 22, 1949. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby.

 

Jeannie and Agnes had two brothers who lived in Vancouver.

 

Anthony Murray Graham

Anthony Murray Graham was born on September 13, 1866, in Fossoway and Tulliebole, Kinross, Scotland. He became the president of Mainland Foundry.

He married Minnie Strang. She was born in Scotland on August 30, 1883. Her father was James Strang. Her mother was Mary Hamilton.

Anthony died in Vancouver on June 20, 1958.

Minnie died in Vancouver on December 22, 1970.

 

John Graham

John Graham was born on January 5, 1877, in Fossoway and Tulliebole, Kinross, Scotland. He became a chartered accountant.

On April 15, 1913, in Burnaby, British Columbia, John married Maude Mabel Sworder. She was born on September 6, 1889, in Stapleford Tawney Essex, England. Her father was Harry Sworder. Her mother was Eleanor Gingell.

John died in New Westminster, British Columbia, on May 24, 1952.

Maude died in West Vancouver, British Columbia, on July 17, 1967.

 

Sources

Jeannie Walker Scott Graham

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYPB-GB6 : accessed 14 December 2015), Jane Walker Scott Graham, 22 Jan 1872; citing FOSSOWAY AND TULLIEBOLE,KINROSS,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.

1921 Canada Census, Jeane [sic] Graham; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 11; 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:FL2C-D2J : accessed 14 December 2015), Jeanie Walker Scott Graham, 1927.

Jennie Walker Scott Graham, death notice, Vancouver Sun, August 30, 1927, page 16: “Funeral services for Miss Jennie Walker Scott Graham, 1155 Bidwell . . . [will be held] today at 3:30 o’clock from Center & Hanna’s chapel, Rev. P.T. Pilkey officiating. Interment was in Ocean View Burial Park. Miss Gram s survived by one sister and one brother.”

Jeannie Walker Scott Graham, death notice, Vancouver Province, August 3, 1927, page 13: “Graham—Passed away suddenly at her residence, 1155 Bidwell St., Jeannie Walker Scott Graham. Funeral today, August 30, at 3:30 o’clock from Center & Hanna’s, Georgia St.”

 

Agnes Hay Graham

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYPB-P2D : accessed 14 December 2015), Agnes Hay Graham, 20 Sep 1873; citing FOSSOWAY AND TULLIEBOLE,KINROSS,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRW-R6T : accessed 14 December 2015), Agnes Hay Graham, 1949.

 

Anthony Murray Graham

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYYV-HRV : accessed 14 December 2015), Anthony Murray Graham, 13 Sep 1866; citing FOSSOWAY AND TULLIEBOLE,KINROSS,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRM-HLY : accessed 14 December 2015), Anthony Murray Graham, 1958.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLYK-PCW : accessed 14 December 2015), Minnie Graham, 1970.

 

John Graham

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZG-85G : accessed 14 December 2015), John Graham and Maude Mabel Sworder, 15 Apr 1913; citing Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11381, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,709.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLPC-RJC : accessed 14 December 2015), John Graham, 1952.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBN-1L7 : accessed 14 December 2015), Maude Mabel Graham, 1967.

 

Selected Graham relatives

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYYV-CRZ : accessed 14 December 2015), Robert Scott Graham, 01 May 1868; citing FOSSOWAY AND TULLIEBOLE,KINROSS,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.

“Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYYV-CPG : accessed 14 December 2015), David Graham, 09 Jul 1869; citing FOSSOWAY AND TULLIEBOLE,KINROSS,SCOTLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,035,516.