Hamilton, Robert (1880-1959)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 624 (edited image)

Henderson’s Vancouver Directory, 1920, page 624 (edited image)

Robert Hamilton was an employee of the Canadian Pacific Railway freight department. He lived at 1850 Alberni Street from 1920 to 1922.

Robert Hamilton was born in Durham, Sunderland, England, on May 30, 1880. His father was Joseph Hamilton (1849-1917), who was a miner. His mother was Dorothy Paxton (1851-1928).

The Hamilton family moved to Canada about 1908. Some of the family settled in Fernie, British Columbia.

Robert Hamilton first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1911. He was a baggageman for the Canadian Pacific Railway.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 730

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1911, Part 1, page 730

He appeared at the following addresses in Vancouver

1911 to 1912 1515 East 15th Avenue
1913 to 1917 not listed under names
1918 512 Smithe Street
1919 not listed under names
1920 to 1922 1850 Alberni Street
1923 to 1929 780 Ringwood Street
1930 to 1940 976 Ringwood Street
1941 4278 Little Street

On October 1, 1910, in Vancouver, Robert married Agnes Patterson. She was born in April 1889 in Glasgow, Scotland. Her father was William Patterson. Her mother was Martha McKinnon. (Agnes may have had a brother, Thomas Russell Patterson (1894-1952), who lived in Detroit, Michigan.)

It appears that Agnes died between 1911 and 1916.

In 1916, Robert was living in Morrissey, a small coal-mining town in southeastern British Columbia.

On April 18, 1916, in Michel, British Columbia (another small town not far from Morrissey), Robert married Alice English, who was a dress-maker. She was born in Sunderland, Durham, England on June 24, 1883. Her father was George James English (1856-1934). Her mother was Alice Webster (1860-1926).

Robert and Alice lived in Vancouver through the 1920s and most of the 1930s.

Alice died in Vancouver on October 22, 1938. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Robert died in Vancouver on May 6, 1959. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby.

Robert and Agnes had a daughter.

 

Vivian Dorothy Hamilton

Vivian Dorothy Hamilton was born in Vancouver about 1912.

On February 28, 1930, in Vancouver, she married Wallace Reid, who was a carpenter. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on November 25, 1908. His father was William Reid. His mother was Mary Botwick.

Wallace died in Vancouver on April 8, 1952. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

In 1953, Vivian was a clerk at Owen’s Food Centre. She was living at 819 Durward Street. In 1955 she was living at 3215 East 50th Avenue.

In 1959 she was living in Boston Bar, British Columbia.

 

Robert and Agnes had the following children.

 

Elsie Marjorie Hamilton

Elsie Marjorie Hamilton was born in Fernie, British Columbia, about 1918.

On March 7, 1940, in Vancouver, she married James Scott, who was a salesman in Spencer’s department store. He was born Vancouver on June 18, 1915. His father was Alexander Matheson Scott. His mother was Annie Foster.

James later worked as an accountant. He died in Penticton, British Columbia, on July 26, 1973. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

 

Robert Leslie Hamilton

It appears that Robert Leslie Hamilton was born in the 1920s.

In 1955 and 1959, he was living at 453 East 50th Avenue in Vancouver. He was working as a clerk for Canadian Pacific Expresss. He was married to Lillian.

 

Sources

Joseph Hamilton (father of Robert Hamilton)

Joseph Hamilton, http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/joseph-hamilton_99697876: “Born in South Shields, Durham, England on 1849. Joseph married Dorothy Paxton and had 9 children.”

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBZ2-9L7 : 24 July 2015), Joseph Hamilton, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q271-NN7B : 19 August 2016), Joseph Hamilton, Ryhope, Durham, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 42, Piece/Folio 4999/24, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,384.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-QGS : 29 August 2015), Joseph Hamilton, Southwick, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2Q9Y-T2C : 27 December 2014), Joseph Hamilton, Apr 1909; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4734, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-RDGF : 2 March 2015), Joseph Haudton, 1911; citing Census, Kootenay Sub-Districts 1-61, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,659; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=58803&highlight=13&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Joseph+Hamilton

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLK6-182 : 30 September 2015), Joseph Hamilton, 1917.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK18-SRVG : 15 December 2015), Joseph Hamilton, 1917; Burial, Fernie, East Kootenay Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Saint Margaret’s Cemetery; citing record ID 138671923, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=138671923.

 

Dorothy Paxton (mother of Robert Hamilton

Dorothy Paxton, http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/dorothy-paxton_68118600: “Born in South Shields, Durham, England on 1851. Dorothy married Joseph Hamilton and had 9 children.”

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBZ2-9LW : 24 July 2015), Dorothy Hamilton in entry for Joseph Hamilton, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q271-NNWK : 19 August 2016), Dorothy Hamilton in household of Joseph Hamilton, Ryhope, Durham, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 42, Piece/Folio 4999/24, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,384.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-QG3 : 29 August 2015), Dorothy Hamilton in household of Joseph Hamilton, Southwick, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2H2N-W3F : 27 December 2014), Dorothy Hamilton, Oct 1907; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-492, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV9P-RDGN : 2 March 2015), Dorothy Haudton in entry for Joseph Haudton, 1911; citing Census, Kootenay Sub-Districts 1-61, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,659; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=58803&highlight=14&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Do%3Fty+Hamilton.

1921 Canada Census, Dorothy Hamilton in household of Robert Hamilton; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; 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:FLK2-P2B : 30 September 2015), Dorothy Hamilton, 1928.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVG5-BG9W : 11 July 2016), Dorothy Paxton Hamilton, 1928; Burial, Fernie, East Kootenay Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Saint Margaret’s Cemetery; citing record ID 133088999, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=133088999.

 

Robert Hamilton

Robert Hamilton, http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/robert-hamilton_105393867: “Born in Ryhope, Durham, England on 1879 to Joseph Hamilton and Dorothy Paxton.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XFF-JYX : 1 October 2014), Robert Hamilton, 1879; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Sunderland, Durham, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England. (possible connection)

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q271-NNCD : 19 August 2016), Robert Hamilton in household of Joseph Hamilton, Ryhope, Durham, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 42, Piece/Folio 4999/24, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,384.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-QG7 : 29 August 2015), Robert Hamilton in household of Joseph Hamilton, Southwick, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDD3-JGN : 21 January 2016), Robert Hamilton and Agnes Patterson, 01 Oct 1910; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11375, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,703.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27XB-91Y : 2 March 2015), Robert Hamilton, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 19-50, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,662.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8G-2XG : 21 January 2016), Robert Hamilton and Alice English, 18 Apr 1916; citing Michel, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11388, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,984,109.

Michel – Natal – Middletown – a trio of coal mining communities sent to oblivion; Ghost Towns of British Columbia; http://www.ghosttownpix.com/bc/michelnatal.html

BC Geographical Names, Morrissey; http://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/bcgnws/names/7247.html

Morrissey, B.C. : History, http://www.crowsnest-highway.ca/cgi-bin/citypage.pl?city=MORRISSEY

British Columbia Railway Stations; Morrissey; http://www.canada-rail.com/bc/m/morrissey.html#.V_FUVPkrLIU [photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway station at Morrissey, British Columbia].

1921 Canada Census, Robert Hamilton; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; 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:FLRK-WH3 : 30 September 2015), Robert Hamilton, 1959.

Robert Hamilton, death notice, Vancouver Province, May 9, 1959, page 20; Vancouver Sun, May 7, 1959, page 32: “Hamilton—May 6, 1959, Robert Hamilton of 453 East 50th Ave., aged 78 years, late member of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks. Survived by 1 son, Leslie, Vancouver; 2 daughters, Elsie, Vancouver, and Vivian, Boston Bar; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Rev. Geo. Hamilton D.D.; 2 sisters, Rheta, New Westminster, and Harriet, Los Angeles. Funeral service Monday, May 11, at 1 p.m., in the Chapel of Chimes, Harron Bros. Ltd, 10th Ave. and Ontario St., Rev. S.J Mikolaski, M.A., B.C., D. Phil. Interment Ocean View Burial Park.”

 

Agnes Patterson (wife of Robert Hamilton)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDD3-JG6 : 21 January 2016), Robert Hamilton and Agnes Patterson, 01 Oct 1910; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11375, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,703.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27XB-91B : 2 March 2015), Agnes Hamilton in entry for Robert Hamilton, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 19-50, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,662.

 

Thomas Russell Patterson (possible brother of Agnes Patterson)

“United States Census, 1930”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X79F-V27 : 8 December 2015), Thomas Patterson, 1930.

“United States Census, 1940,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHM1-V3R : accessed 2 October 2016), Thomas Patterson, Ward 8, Detroit, Detroit City, Wayne, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 84-341, sheet 2B, family 41, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627.  Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 – 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1851.

“Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KFHV-2WL : 12 December 2014), Thomas Russell Patterson, 31 May 1952; citing Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,973,243.

 

George James English (father of Alice English)

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26GY-3G9 : 1 October 2014), George James English, 1856; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England. (possible connection)

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NDK6-2F6 : 6 December 2014), George James English, 06 Sep 1856; citing Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England, reference item 4 p 293; FHL microfilm 1,068,964. (possible connection)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRW-4Q4 : 13 December 2014), George James English, 1879; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1879, quarter 3, vol. 10A, p. 559, Sunderland, Durham, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q271-JJNF : 19 August 2016), George J English, Southwick, Durham, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 114, Piece/Folio 5004/60, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,386.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WNL1-X3Z : 15 October 2015), George Jas English, Monk Wearmouth, Durham, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Durham county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-MZC : 29 August 2015), George J English, Sunderland, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWCW-497 : 20 January 2015), George J English, Sunderland, Sunderland, Durham, 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.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVHN-L92G : 4 September 2014), George J English, 1934; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Sunderland, Durham, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Alice Webster (mother of Alice English)

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NZW-M7M : 1 October 2014), Alice Webster, 1860; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Sunderland, Durham, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1861,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M76N-FDP : 6 April 2016), Alice Webster in household of William Webster, Sunderland, Durham, England; from “1861 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBZP-D5F : 24 July 2015), Alice Webster in entry for William Webster, 1871.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DRH-6L9 : 13 December 2014), Alice Webster, 1879; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1879, quarter 3, vol. 10A, p. 559, Sunderland, Durham, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q271-JJJW : 19 August 2016), Alice English in household of George J English, Southwick, Durham, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 114, Piece/Folio 5004/60, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,386.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WNL1-G6Z : 15 October 2015), Alice English in household of George Jas English, Monk Wearmouth, Durham, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Durham county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-MZZ : 29 August 2015), Alice English in household of George J English, Sunderland, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XWCW-49W : 20 January 2015), Alice English, Sunderland, Sunderland, Durham, 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.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVHH-DZZH : 4 September 2014), Alice English, 1926; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Sunderland, Durham, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Alice English (wife of Robert Hamilton)

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:WNGM-FN2 : 15 October 2015), Alice English in household of George Jas English, Monk Wearmouth, Durham, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Durham county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XSCP-MZ6 : 29 August 2015), Alice English in household of George J English, Sunderland, Durham, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Monkswearmouth subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8G-2XK : 21 January 2016), Robert Hamilton and Alice English, 18 Apr 1916; citing Michel, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11388, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,984,109.

1921 Canada Census, Alice Hamilton in household of Robert Hamilton; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; 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:FLLL-5MD : 30 September 2015), Alice Hamilton, 1938.

Alice Hamilton, death notice, October 22, 1938, page 25; Vancouver Sun, October 22, 1938, page 19: “Hamilton—Passed away in Vancouver Oct. 22, 1938, Alice Hamilton, in her 56th year. Late residence 976 Ringwood St. There remain to mourn her passing besides her loving husband, Robert H. Hamilton, 2 daughters and 1 son: Mrs. W. Reid, Vancouver; Elsie and Leslie, at home; 3 grandchildren. Funeral service will be held Monday, Oct. 24, at 2 o’clock, from “Chapel of Chimes,” Harron Bros. Ltd, 55 East 10th, Rev. G.G. Hacker officiatin. Interment Ocean View Burial Park.”

 

Vivien Dorothy Hamilton (daughter of Robert Hamilton)

Married Wallace Reid. Of Boston Bar in 1938 and 1959

1921 Canada Census, Vivien Dorothy Hamilton in household of Robert Hamilton; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDD4-JTY : 21 January 2016), Wallace Reid and Vivian Dorothy Hamilton, 28 Feb 1930; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13759, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,555.

 

Wallace Reid (husband of Vivian Dorothy Hamilton)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDD4-JYM : 21 January 2016), Wallace Reid and Vivian Dorothy Hamilton, 28 Feb 1930; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13759, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,555.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRH-DB4 : 30 September 2015), Wallace Reid, 1952.

 

Elsie Marjorie Hamilton (daughter of Robert Hamilton)

1921 Canada Census, Elsie Marjory Hamilton in household of Robert Hamilton; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations, Registration Number: 1940-09-486191; James Scott and Elsie Marjorie Hamilton; date of marriage: March 7, 1940; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/AnnualData2016/MRG/MRG_1940486191.jpg

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBJ-2Q5 : 30 September 2015), James Scott, 1973.

 

Robert Leslie Hamilton (son of Robert Hamilton)

Vancouver directories.

 

Sarah Jane Hamilton (sister of Robert Hamilton)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZ2-19H : 21 January 2016), John William Cox and Sarah Jane Hamilton, 22 Jul 1916; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11379, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,707.

 

Isabel Hamilton (sister of Robert Hamilton)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDM-V96 : 21 January 2016), James Michael Mcnicholas and Isabel Hamilton, 09 Oct 1913; citing Fernie, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11385, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,978.

 

Dorothy Hamilton (sister of Robert Hamilton)

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VBZ2-9L4 : 24 July 2015), Dorothy Hamilton in entry for Joseph Hamilton, 1871.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2R-2ZV : 30 September 2015), Dorothy Dicken, 1946.

 

Elizabeth Ann Hamilton (sister of Robert Hamilton)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2K-DJ6 : 30 September 2015), Elizabeth Ann Gibb, 1937.

 

Harry Hamilton (brother of Robert Hamilton)

“Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27VY-THV : 21 January 2016), Harry Hamilton and Edith Sieweke, 10 Oct 1923; citing Wayne, Indiana, United States, various county clerk offices, Indiana; FHL microfilm 1,846,349.

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