Johnston, William Raymond Moor (1879-1953)

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 410.

Henderson’s City of Vancouver Directory, 1906, page 410.

William Raymond Moor Johnston was a sales clerk with the hardware firm of Wood, Vallance & Leggat Limited. He lived at 1942 Alberni Street from 1907 to 1913 and from 1915 to 1918.

William Raymond Moor Johnston was born in Toronto, Ontario on April 10, 1879. His parents were Charles Johnston (1841-1886) and Isabella Jane Thomas (1846-1923).

In 1881, he was living with his parents in Oro, Ontario.

In 1891, he was with his mother in Toronto.

William first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1900-1901. He was rooming at the corner of Hornby Street and Robson Street and working as a clerk at the Vancouver Hardware Company.

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1900-1901, page 843.

Henderson’s BC Gazetteer and Directory, 1900-1901, page 843.

He lived at the following addresses in Vancouver.

1900-1901 Hornby Street and Robson Street
1901 and 1902 1294 Melville Street (unnumbered in 1901)
1903 to 1905 849 Burrard Street (William R. Johnson under Vancouver names in 1903 and 1904)
1906 to 1913 1942 Alberni Street (sometimes listed as William R. Johnson)
1914 20 Grace Court (1601 Comox Street)
1915 to 1918 1942 Alberni Street (sometimes listed as William R. Johnson)
1919 to 1921 1635 West 12th Avenue
1922 1950 West 45th Avenue
1923 1056 West 13th Avenue
1924 to 1930 4687 Angus Avenue
1931 Number 26, 1311 Beach Avenue (Tudor Manor)
1932 Number 30, 1311 Beach Avenue (Tudor Manor)
1933 to 1935 4687 Angus Avenue
1936 1966 Haro Street
1937 4687 Angus Avenue (W. Ray Johnston)
1938 Number 51, 1591 West 16th Avenue (Willingdon Lodge Apartments)
1939 to 1941 Number 107, 1591 West 16th Avenue (Willingdon Lodge Apartments)
1942 6335 Elm Street
1943 and 1944 Number 31, 1595 West 15th Avenue (Roxborough Apartments)
1945 Number 15, 1585 West 15th Avenue (Oxford Apartments)
1946 to 1952 Number 31, 1585 West 15th Avenue (Oxford Apartments)
1953 Number 31, 1585 West 15th Avenue (Oxford Apartments) (Mabel K. Johnston)
1954 Not listed under Vancouver names

In 1903, William began working with the hardware firm of Wood, Vallance and Leggat.

On November 29, 1905, in Vancouver, he married Mabel Katherine Kerr. She was born in Toronto on December 13, 1878 (or 1879). Her parents were John Latimer Kerr (1856-1929) and Hannah Beatty (1853–1882). Further information appears on the page for John Latimer Kerr.

William and Mabel moved frequently. Although they sometimes owned a home, they often rented it out and went to live in other rental accommodation.

By 1924, William was a broker with the insurance firm of Parsons Brown & Winckler Limited. He stayed with Parsons Brown for the rest of his time in Vancouver.

William died in Vancouver on April 20, 1953.

Mabel died in Vancouver on March 4, 1954.

Vancouver Province, March 5, 1954, page 33; Vancouver Sun, March 5, 1954, page 32, column 2; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jD1lAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xIkNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1267%2C888237.

Vancouver Province, March 5, 1954, page 33; Vancouver Sun, March 5, 1954, page 32, column 2; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jD1lAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xIkNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1267%2C888237.

William and Mabel had a son.

 

Raymond Kerr Johnston

Raymond Kerr Johnston (sometimes “Raymond William Johnston”) was born in Vancouver on October 18, 1908.

He worked as an estates officer.

On August 10, 1935, in Vancouver, he married Marian Ethel Macdonald. She was born in Regina, Saskatchewan on August 11, 1911. Her parents were Alexander Charles Macdonald (1880–1929) and Iva Armstrong Stirling (1887–1935).

In 1951, Raymond was the manager of Montreal Trust Company’s office in Vancouver.

The U.B.C. Alumni Chronicle, December 1951, page 14; http://www.library.ubc.ca/archives/pdfs/chronicle/AL_CHRON_1951_12.pdf.

The U.B.C. Alumni Chronicle, December 1951, page 14; http://www.library.ubc.ca/archives/pdfs/chronicle/AL_CHRON_1951_12.pdf.

In 1952, Raymond became the manager of Montreal Trust Company’s office in Toronto, Ontario.

Toronto Globe and Mail, February 20, 1952, page 16, columns 2-3.

Toronto Globe and Mail, February 20, 1952, page 16, columns 2-3.

He later became the assistant general manager of Montreal Trust.

He died in Toronto on July 23, 1956.

Nanaimo Daily News, July 24, 1956, page 3, column 5.

Nanaimo Daily News, July 24, 1956, page 3, column 5.

On December 21, 1963, in Vancouver, Marian married Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick, who was an investment dealer and stock broker. He was born in Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia, on March 7, 1911. His parents were James Adam Sedgewick and Norma Sprott.

Kenneth’s first wife was Beatrice Margaret Brophey. She was born in Toronto, Ontario on September 17, 1912. Her parents were William Allard Brophey and Mary Janet Millar. Kenneth and Beatrice were married in Montreal, Quebec on September 18, 1937. Beatrice died on September 4, 1962.

The Gazette (Montreal), September 8, 1962, page 45, column 7.

The Gazette (Montreal), September 8, 1962, page 45, column 7.

Marian died in Montreal on November 17, 1982.

The Gazette (Montreal); November 19, 1982, page 14, column 6.

The Gazette (Montreal); November 19, 1982, page 14, column 6.

Kenneth died in Montreal on April 12, 1983.

The Gazette (Montreal); April 18, 1983, page D-10 [image 42 of 44], column 9.

The Gazette (Montreal); April 18, 1983, page D-10 [image 42 of 44], column 9.

Raymond and Marian had the following children.

 

Raymond Kerr Macdonald (“Kerry”) Johnston

Raymond Kerr Macdonald (“Kerry”) Johnston was born in Vancouver on December 7, 1938. He died in Vancouver on October 23, 1946.

 

William Lawrence (“Larry”) Johnston

William Lawrence (“Larry”) Johnston was born in Calgary, Alberta on March 10, 1944.

He died in Ennismore, Ontario on April 6, 2005.

William Lawrence (“Larry”) Johnston, death notice, unknown source, linked to William Lawrence Johnston (1944-2006), (ancestry.ca).

William Lawrence (“Larry”) Johnston, death notice, unknown source, linked to William Lawrence Johnston (1944-2006), (ancestry.ca).

 

Katherine Johnston

Katherine Johnston was William Lawrence (“Larry”) Johnston’s sister.

 

Sources

Charles Johnston (father of William Raymond Johnston)

“Canada Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVFZ-NSB : 11 March 2018), Charles Johnston, Oro, Simcoe North, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 57; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13251, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,887.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVLX-39T5 : 13 December 2015), Charles Johnston, ; Burial, Orillia, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, Saint Andrews and Saint James  Cemetery; citing record ID 99370493, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/99370493: “Charles Johnston; Birth: 1841; Death: 1886 (aged 44–45); Burial: Saint Andrews and Saint James Cemetery, Orillia, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Memorial ID: 99370493.”

 

Isabella Jane Thomas (mother of William Raymond Johnston)

“Canada Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVFZ-NS1 : 11 March 2018), Isabella J. Johnston, Oro, Simcoe North, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 57; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13251, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,887.

“Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JNG9-XM9 : 10 March 2018), Isabella Jane Johnston, 21 Feb 1923; citing Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, 002408 Pg 469, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,976,460.

“BillionGraves Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKKS-S7RJ : 1 July 2016), Isabella Jane Thomas Johnston, died 21 Feb 1923; citing BillionGraves (http://www.billiongraves.com : 2012), Burial at Saint Andrew Saint James Orillia, Orillia, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada; https://billiongraves.com/grave/person/16774855.

 

William Raymond Moor Johnston

“Ontario Births, 1869-1912,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMWR-R5H : 16 July 2017), William Raymond Moor Johnston, 10 Apr 1879; citing Birth, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, citing Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,845,224.

“Canada Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVFZ-N33 : 11 March 2018), William R. M. Johnston, Oro, Simcoe North, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 57; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13251, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,887.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWGD-DPQ : 3 August 2016), Wm Johnston, St Georges Ward, Toronto City, Ontario, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148172.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVN-LBN : 18 March 2018), William Johnson in household of Clara Russell, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 3, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD81-ZCN : 11 March 2018), William Raymond Johnston and Hannah [sic] Kerr, 27 Nov 1905; citing St Andrews Church, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11373, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,530. [Index gives bride’s name as “Hannah Kerr”; marriage registration document gives bride’s name as “Mabel Katharine Kerr.”]

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M297 : 16 March 2018), William Johnstone, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

1921 Canada Census, Wm R Johnston; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, 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, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLPH-1DJ : 8 November 2017), William Raymond Johnston, 1953; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/61442eaa-5cfc-4763-b4cd-38e9e0c56daf.

“W.R. Johnston Service Held,” Vancouver Sun, April 25, 1953, page 35, column 1; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=9PVlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=nokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=3891%2C4491638.

“Pioneer City Businessman Laid at Rest,” Vancouver Province, April 24, 1953, page 29.

William Raymond Johnston, death notice, Vancouver Province, April 21, 1953, page 24; Vancouver Sun, April 21, 1953, page 21; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=8PVlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=nokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=2334%2C3578700: “Johnston—On April 20, 1953, in a private hospital, William Raymond Johnston of 1585 W. 15th Ave. Survived by his loving wife; 1 son, Raymond K. Johnston, Toronto; 2 grandchildren; 1 brother in Toronto. Funeral will be announced later by the T. Edwards Co., Granville at 10th.”

William Raymond Johnston, death notice, Vancouver Province, April 22, 1953, page 37; Vancouver Sun, April 22, 1953, page 35; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=8fVlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=nokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=2026%2C3802219: “Johnston—On April 20, 1953, in a private hospital, William Raymond Johnston of 1585 W. 15th Ave. Survived by his loving wife; 1 son, Raymond K. Johnston, Toronto; 2 grandchildren; 1 brother in Toronto. Funeral service will be held in the Memorial Chapel of T. Edwards Co., Granville at 10th, on Thurssday, April 23 at 9 a.m. Cremation. No flowers by request.”

 

John Latimer Kerr (father of Mabel Katherine Kerr)

John Latimer Kerr (1854–1929); Birth: 6 AUG 1854, Upper Canada; Death: 14 FEB 1929, Vancouver, BC (ancestry.ca).

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M29H : 16 March 2018), John Kerr in entry for William Johnstone, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

1921 Canada Census, John L Kerr in household of Wm R Johnston; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 11. Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

 

Hannah Beatty (mother of Mabel Katherine Kerr)

Hannah Beatty (1853–1882); Birth 1853, Toronto ON; Death 7 FEB 1882, York (ancestry.ca).

“Ontario Census, 1861,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQ7W-MQR : 5 September 2017), Hannah Beatty, Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 442, line 3; Library and Archives Canada film number C-1104-1105, Public Archives, Toronto; FHL microfilm 2,435,837.

“Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMNP-XZ8 : 10 April 2015), John Latimer and Hannah Beatty, 07 Mar 1878; citing registration , Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,863,654.

“Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD2N-QMJ : 25 June 2015), Hannah Kerr, 07 Feb 1882; citing Toronto, York, Ontario, yr 1882 cn 21319, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,853,238.

“Canada Census, 1871,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M47J-NMR : 11 March 2018), Hannah Beatty, St James Ward, East Toronto, Ontario, Canada; citing p. 11, line 16; Library and Archives Canada film number C-9971, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 4,396,689.

“Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD2N-QMJ : 9 March 2018), Hannah Kerr, 07 Feb 1882; citing Toronto, York, Ontario, yr 1882 cn 21319, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,853,238.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGH-5NNX : 13 December 2015), Hannah Beatty, ; Burial, Toronto, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada, Mount Pleasant Cemetery; citing record ID 120630982, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/120630982: “Hannah Beatty; Birth: 1853; Death: 1882 (aged 28–29); Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Toronto Municipality, Ontario, Canada; Memorial ID:  120630982.”

 

Mabel Katherine Kerr (wife of William Raymond Johnston)

“Ontario Births, 1869-1912,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMWR-6XJ : 16 July 2017), Mabel Kate Kerr, 13 Dec 1878; citing Birth, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, citing Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,845,224.

“Ontario Births and Baptisms, 1779-1899,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLYM-KD4 : 10 February 2018), Mabel Kate Kerr, 13 Dec 1878; citing Toronto, York, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,845,224.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWGN-MKQ : 3 August 2016), Mabel Kerr, St Thomas Ward, Toronto City, Ontario, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148175.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHPB-ZYH : 18 March 2018), Mable Kerr in household of Lulu Kerr, Hochelaga, Quebec, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD81-ZC6 : 11 March 2018), William Raymond Johnston and Hannah [sic] Kerr, 27 Nov 1905; citing St Andrews Church, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11373, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,530. [Index gives bride’s name as “Hannah Kerr”; marriage registration document gives bride’s name as “Mabel Katharine Kerr.”]

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M29W : 16 March 2018), Mabel Johnstone in entry for William Johnstone, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

1921 Canada Census, Mabel Johnston in household of Wm R Johnston; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, 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, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL52-DBV : 8 November 2017), Mabel Katherine Johnston, 1954; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/2adfa259-0e4b-4ef1-b2ca-a922c89f6113.

Mable Katherine Johnston, death notice, Vancouver Province, March 5, 1954, page 33; Vancouver Sun, March 5, 1954, page 32, column 2; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=jD1lAAAAIBAJ&sjid=xIkNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1267%2C888237.

 

Raymond Kerr Johnston (son of William Raymond Johnston)

Raymond Kerr Johnston (1908–1956); Birth: 18 OCT 1908, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Death: 23 JUL 1956,  Toronto, 1654339, Ontario, Canada (ancestry.ca).

History of Raymond Johnston, by Marian (Macdonald) Johnston; posted 01 Dec 2011 by katherinejohnston964; ancestry.ca.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M294 : 16 March 2018), Raymond Johnstone in entry for William Johnstone, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

1921 Canada Census, Raymond Johnston in household of Wm R Johnston; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 11. Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1935-09-427768; Raymond Kerr Johnston and Marian Ethel Macdonald; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13770; GSU Microfilm Number: 2135989; date of marriage: August 10, 1935; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/65f50fca-59d5-4ecc-ba32-3cdd4c5e904f.

Winnipeg Free Press, July 24, 1956, page 2: “Montreal Trust Co. Manager Dies at 47 TORONTO (CP) Raymond Kerr Johnston, 47, assistant general manager of the Montreal Trust Company, died Monday after a long illness. He was a native of Vancouver and at one time was the company’s branch manager in that city and later in Toronto.”

 

Alexander Charles Macdonald (father of Marian Ethel MacDonald)

Alexander Charles Macdonald (1880–1929); Birth: 31 OCT 1880, Port Credit, ON, Canada; Death: 28 AUGUST 1929, Vancouver (ancestry.ca).

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKK-T8T : 8 November 2017), Alexander Charles Macdonald, 1929.

 

Iva Armstrong Stirling (mother of Marian Ethel MacDonald)

Iva Armstrong Stirling (1887–1935); Birth: 27 APR 1887, Arnprior, ON, Canada; Death: 24 JUN 1935, Vancouver (ancestry.ca).

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLGR-DXT : 8 November 2017), Iva Macdonald, 1935.

 

Marian Ethel MacDonald (wife of Raymond William Johnston)

Marian Ethel Stirling Macdonald (1911–1982); Birth: 11 AUG 1911, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada; Death: 17 NOV 1982, Montreal, Québec, Quebec, Canada (ancestry.ca).

“Canada Census, 1916,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KM53-NHF : 11 March 2018), Marian Mcdonald in household of Catherine Handford, Saskatchewan, Canada; citing p. 21, line 14; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,960.

1921 Canada Census, Marion Macdonald in household of A. C. Macdonald; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 155; Census Place: Maple Creek, Saskatchewan; Page Number: 9. Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1935-09-427768; Raymond Kerr Johnston and Marian Ethel Macdonald; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13770; GSU Microfilm Number: 2135989; date of marriage: August 10, 1935; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/65f50fca-59d5-4ecc-ba32-3cdd4c5e904f.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGM-1HFC : 13 December 2015), Marian Ethel Sedgewick, 1982; Burial, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada, Mount Royal Cemetery; citing record ID 108196528, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/108196528/marian-ethel-sedgewick: “Marian Ethel Sedgewick; Birth: unknown; Death: 17 Nov 1982; Burial: Cimetière Mont-Royal, Outremont, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada; Memorial ID: 108196528.”

 

Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick (husband of Marian Ethel MacDonald)

Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick (1911–1983); Birth: 7 MAR 1911, Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia; Death: 12 APRIL 1983, Montreal, Quebec (ancestry.ca).

Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick, Who’s Who in Canada, 1966-1968, page 558 (includes photograph).

Ancestry.com. Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008. Name: Kenneth Middleton Ledgewrck [sic]; Event Type: Mariage (Marriage); Marriage Date: 1937; Marriage Place: Montréal, Québec (Quebec); Place of Worship or Institution: United Church Dominion Douglas; Spouse: Beatrice Margaret Brophey.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGM-1HXT : 13 December 2015), Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick, 1983; Burial, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada, Mount Royal Cemetery; citing record ID 108946150, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/108946150: “Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick; Birth: unknown; Death: 12 Apr 1983; Burial: Cimetière Mont-Royal, Outremont, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada; Memorial ID: 108946150.”

 

Beatrice Margaret Brophey (wife of Kenneth Middleton Sedgewick)

“Ontario Births, 1869-1912,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMCS-6N5 : 9 August 2017), Beatrice Margaret Brophey, 17 Sep 1912; citing Birth, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, citing Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 2,434,982.

Ancestry.com. Quebec, Canada, Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection), 1621-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008. Name: Beatrice Margaret Brophey; Event Type: Mariage (Marriage); Marriage Date: 1937; Marriage Place: Montréal, Québec (Quebec); Place of Worship or Institution: United Church Dominion Douglas; Spouse: Kenneth Middleton Ledgewrck [sic].

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGM-1HD1 : 13 December 2015), Beatrice Margaret Sedgiwige, 1962; Burial, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada, Mount Royal Cemetery; citing record ID 108946151, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/108946151: “Beatrice Margaret Sedgiwige [sic]; Birth: unknown; Death: 4 Sep 1962; Burial: Cimetière Mont-Royal, Outremont, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada; Memorial ID: 108946151.”

 

Raymond Kerr Macdonald (“Kerry”) Johnston (son of Raymond Kerr Johnston)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLLH-Q7Q : 8 November 2017), Raymond Kerr Johnston, 1946; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/96d3ee5b-dccc-479d-b0ce-976873bc5c97.

Raymond Kerr (Kerry) Johnston, death notice, Vancouver Province, October 25, 1946, page 21; Vancouver Sun, October 25, 1946, page 19: “Johnston—On Oct. 23, 1946, Raymond Kerr (Kerry), beloved 60year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kerr Johnston. He leaves besides his parents his sister, Katherine, and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William R. Johnston. Private funeral was held Friday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m., from the T. Edwards Co. Memorial Chapel, Granville at 10th. Cremation.”

 

William Lawrence Johnston (son of Raymond William Johnston)

William Lawrence Johnston (1944–2005); Birth: 10 MAR 1944, Calgary, AB, Canada; Death: 6 APR 2005, Ennismore, ON, Canada (ancestry.ca).