McCausland, Robert (1876-1936)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1918, page 655.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1918, page 655.

Robert McCausland was a druggist. He lived at 1966 Nelson Street in 1918, at 1869 Pendrell Street in 1920, and at 1950 Haro Street from 1934 to 1936.

Robert McCausland was born in Ireland on April 28, 1876 (one source says his birth year was 1880). His parents were Robert John McCausland and Eliza Ann Arnold.

On March 1, 1912, in Whitchurch, Glamorganshire, Wales, he married Sydney Delia Sampson. She was born in Belfast, Ireland, on February 4, 1883. Her parents were Fredrick Sampson (1859-1913) and Margaret Delia Dudley (1859-1932).

In May 1912, Robert and Sydney sailed to Canada, along with Sydney’s parents and her brothers and sisters. They travelled on the S.S. Virginian.

Virginian, Allan Line; Titanic Inquiry Project; http://www.titanicinquiry.org/ships/virginian.php.

Virginian, Allan Line; Titanic Inquiry Project; http://www.titanicinquiry.org/ships/virginian.php.

They arrived in Quebec City on May 6, 1912; their final destination was Winnipeg, Manitoba.

By 1913, Robert had established a pharmacy business in Winnipeg. He was living at number 3, Bieldy Apartments, at 357 Mountain Avenue.

Henderson's Winnipeg City Directory for 1913, page 1263; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.14/1175.html.

Henderson’s Winnipeg City Directory for 1913, page 1263; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/921.3.14/1175.html.

357 Mountain Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Google Streets, searched August 8, 2017; image dated: June 2015.

357 Mountain Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Google Streets, searched August 8, 2017; image dated: June 2015.

In 1916, Robert and Sydney were still in Winnipeg. They were living at 549 Jubilee Avenue, along with Sydney’s mother, Delia, and Sydney’s brother, Frederick Sampson.

549 Jubilee Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Google Streets, searched August 8, 2017; image dated June 2015.

549 Jubilee Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba; Google Streets, searched August 8, 2017; image dated June 2015.

Robert McCausland first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1918. He was living at 1966 Nelson Street, and working for the Owl Drug Company.

The McCauslands lived at the following addresses in Vancouver

1918 1966 Nelson Street
1919 1410 East 18th Avenue
1920 1869 Pendrell Street
1921 and 1922 2774 West First Avenue
1923 and 1924 3229 West Second Avenue
1925 to 1933 1522 Comox Street
1934 to 1936 1950 Haro Street
1937 4323 Elgin Street (Syd D., widow of R.)

Robert worked for the Owl Drug Company until the mid-1930s.

Robert died in Vancouver on August 18, 1936. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park.

Sydney died in Vancouver on October 9, 1950. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park.

Robert and Sydney had a son.

 

Frederick Hubert Robert McCausland

Frederick Hubert Robert McCausland was born on June 17, 1917, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

In 1921 he was living with his parents in Vancouver.

He married Ivy Maud Hall. She was born in Winnipeg on January 9, 1915. Her parents were Arthur Edwin Hall and Maud Green.

Ivy died in Vancouver on May 24, 1973.

Frederick died in Vancouver on November 16, 2001.

 

Sources

Robert John McCausland (father of Robert McCausland)

Robert John McCausland, McCausland (ALL spellings everywhere – anytime) and Allied Families; http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mccausland&id=I20474: “Name: Robert John McCausland; Sex: M; Birth: EST 1850; . . . Marriage Eliza Anne Arnold.”

 

Robert McCausland

Robert McCausland, McCausland (ALL spellings everywhere – anytime) and Allied Families; http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mccausland&id=I80036: “Name: Robert McCausland; Sex: M; Birth: 28 APR 1876 in Co. Tyrone, Ireland ; Birth: 28 APR 1880 in Ireland ; Death: 18 AUG 1936 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FGNN-2JY : 8 December 2014), Robert Mccausland, 28 Apr 1876; citing Tyrone, Ireland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 255,951.

“Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FRQ9-GKS : 8 December 2014), Robert Mccausland, 28 Apr 1876; citing Tyrone, Ireland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 255,951.

“Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KCBQ-L8F : 3 September 2015), Robert Mccausland and Sydney Delia Sampson, 01 Mar 1912, Marriage; from “Parish Records Collection 1538-2005,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Whitchurch, Glamorganshire, Wales, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26C6-9P9 : 13 December 2014), Robert Mccausland and null, 1912; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1912, quarter 1, vol. 11A, p. 426, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HL2-J67 : 27 December 2014), Robert Causland, May 1912; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4784, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

SS Drottningholm, Wikipedia article, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SS_Drottningholm: “RMS Virginian was a steam turbine powered transatlantic ocean liner, launched in 1904 for the Allan Line. She operated from 1920 to 1948 for the Swedish American Line as SS Drottningholm.:

“Canada Census, 1916,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMPW-PR9 : 3 April 2016), Robert Mccausland, Manitoba, Canada; citing p. 82, line 4; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,949; http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/006003/t-21934/pdf/31228_4363963-01035.pdf.

1921 Canada Census, Robert McCausland in household of Frederick Samson [indexed as Fredrick Bamson]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 9; 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:FLLY-SM1 : 13 April 2017), Robert Mccausland, 1936.

Robert McCausland, death notice, Vancouver Province, August 20, 1936, page 13; Vancouver Sun, August 20, 1936, page 13: “McCausland—Passed away suddenly, August 18, at his home, 1950 Haro St., Robert McCausland. He leaves to mourn his passing his wife; one son, Frederick, four sisters and three brothers. Funeral will be held Friday, August 21, at 2 p.m. from the parlors of the Independent Funeral Service Ltd., 705 W. Broadway, Rev. H.J. Armitage officiating. Interment Ocean View Burial Park.”

 

Frederick Sampson (father of Sydney Delia Sampson)

“Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FYWM-748 : 4 December 2014), MARRIAGES entry for Frederick Sampson; citing Belfast, Apr – Jun 1882, vol. 1, p. 303, General Registry, Custom House, Dublin; FHL microfilm 101,254.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW66-8M5 : 3 August 2017), Fred Sampson, Whitchurch, , Glamorganshire, Wales; 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.

Manitoba Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1913-007463; Frederick Sampson; date of death: February 25, 1913; place of death: Winnipeg; age: 54 years.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVGJ-QV99 : 13 December 2015), Fredrick Sampson, ; Burial, Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Elmwood Cemetery; citing record ID 122979860, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=122979860.

“Manitoba Probate Records, 1871-1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKBT-SMRM : 1 December 2015), Frederick Sampson, date 1913, Eastern Judicial District, Manitoba, Canada; citing file number 7151, Provincial Archives, Winnipeg; FHL microfilm 1,411,728; first page of probate file: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1R4-GKB?i=525&cc=1987562; last page of probate file: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1R4-GXG?i=538&cc=1987562.

 

Delia Marguerite Dudley (mother of Sydney Delia Sampson)

“Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FYW9-PMK : 4 December 2014), MARRIAGES entry for Delia Margaretta Dudley; citing Belfast, Apr – Jun 1882, vol. 1, p. 303, General Registry, Custom House, Dublin; FHL microfilm 101,254.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW66-8MR : 3 August 2017), Delia M Sampson in household of Fred Sampson, Whitchurch, , Glamorganshire, Wales; 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.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HL2-JD1 : 27 December 2014), Delia Sampson, May 1912; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4784, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Canada Census, 1916,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMPW-P51 : 3 April 2016), Delia Sampson, Manitoba, Canada; citing p. 82, line 2; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,949; http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/006003/t-21934/pdf/31228_4363963-01035.pdf.

1921 Canada Census, Delia Samson [indexed as Delia Bamson] in household of Frederick Samson [indexed as Fredrick Bamson]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 9; 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:FL26-327 : 13 April 2017), Margaret Delia Sampson, 1932.

 

Sydney Delia Sampson (wife of Robert McCausland)

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW66-8MT : 3 August 2017), Sydney D Sampson in household of Fred Sampson, Whitchurch, , Glamorganshire, Wales; 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.

“Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KCBQ-L8N : 3 September 2015), Robert Mccausland and Sydney Delia Sampson, 01 Mar 1912, Marriage; from “Parish Records Collection 1538-2005,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Whitchurch, Glamorganshire, Wales, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:26CX-HMC : 13 December 2014), Sydney D Sampson and null, 1912; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1912, quarter 1, vol. 11A, p. 426, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HL2-J6W : 27 December 2014), Delia Causland, May 1912; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4784, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“Canada Census, 1916,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMPW-PRM : 3 April 2016), Sidney Mccausland in household of Delia Sampson, Manitoba, Canada; citing p. 82, line 3; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,949; http://data2.collectionscanada.ca/006003/t-21934/pdf/31228_4363963-01035.pdf.

1921 Canada Census, Sydney McCausland [indexed as Henry McCausland] in household of Frederick Samson [indexed as Fredrick Bamson]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 9; 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:FLRF-TDZ : 13 April 2017), Sydney Delia Mccausland, 1950; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/067950ab-cab3-4f13-b15d-0d917e278ec0.

 

Frederick Robert McCausland (son of Robert McCausland)

Frederick Hubert Robert McCausland, McCausland (ALL spellings everywhere – anytime) and Allied Families; http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mccausland&id=I27233: “Name: Frederick Hubert Robert McCausland; Sex: M; Birth: 17 JUN 1917 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Death: 16 NOV 2001 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

1921 Canada Census, Fredrick McCausland in household of Frederick Samson [indexed as Fredrick Bamson]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 9; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

Obituary Daily Times Interactive Search; http://obits.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/obit.cgi?Surname=McCAUSLAND%2C%20Frederick%20Hubert%20Robert&type=Keyword: “McCAUSLAND, Frederick Hubert Robert; 84; Winnipeg MB>BC; Province; 2001-12-23; hsm; McCAUSLAND, Frederick Hubert Robert; 84; Winnipeg MB>Vancouver BC; Vanc Sun; 2001-12-22; mumtaz.”

[CAN-BC-OBITS] Dec 22 & 23 Part 1- Lower Mainland / Vancouver; Date: Sun, 23 Dec 2001 07:23:18 -0800; (12/22/01); http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/CAN-BC-OBITS/2001-12/1009120881: “McCAUSLAND _ Frederick Hubert Robert born June 17, 1917 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, passed away November 16, 2001 at the age of 84 years. Fondly remembered by friends and family. Predeceased by his wife, Ivy. No service requested. Donations may be made to a charity of choice.”

 

Ivy Maud Hall (wife of Frederick Robert McCausland)

Ivy Maud Hall, McCausland (ALL spellings everywhere – anytime) and Allied Families; http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mccausland&id=I16299: “Name: Ivy Maud Hall; Sex: F; Birth: 9 JAN 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Death: 24 MAY 1973 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Father: Arthur Edwin Hall; Mother: Maud Green.”

Manitoba Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1915-151427; Ivy Maud Hall; date of birth: January 9, 1915; place of birth: East Kildonan; mother: Maud Green.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBJ-4JV : 13 April 2017), Ivy Maud Mccausland, 1973; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/0bf6c6bd-2d1b-4faa-86f5-dd4789a7fb21.

 

Fredrick Eugene Sampson (brother of Sydney Delia Sampson)

“Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FBDN-W22 : 4 December 2014), BIRTHS entry for Frederick Eugene Sampson; citing Belfast, Oct – Dec 1890, vol. 1, p. 361, General Registry, Custom House, Dublin; FHL microfilm 101,063.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW66-8MY : 3 August 2017), Fred E Sampson in household of Fred Sampson, Whitchurch, , Glamorganshire, Wales; 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.

“Canada Census, 1916,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMPW-PRS : 3 April 2016), Frederick Sampson, Manitoba, Canada; citing p. 82, line 5; Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,434,949.

1921 Canada Census, Frederick Samson [indexed as Fredrick Bamson]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 9; 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:FLGX-R8Y : 13 April 2017), Fredrick Eugene Sampson, 1933.

 

Arthur Dudley Switzer Sampson (brother of Sydney Delia Sampson)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL54-75Z : 13 April 2017), Arthur Dudley Switzer Sampson, 1933.