McGillivray, Joan (1863-1948)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1918, page 667 [selected portions].

Joan McGillivrary was the widow of John McGillivray. She lived at 1915 Pendrell Street from 1918 to about 1929.

 

Life in Scotland

Joan McGillivrary was born Joan McKay on November 6, 1863 on the island of Eigg, one of the Small Isles off the west coast of Scotland. (Her name sometimes appears with two “n”s: Joann.)

She was married to John McGillivray, who was born at Stornoway, Scotland. He worked as a builder, and it appears that he died between 1891 and 1901.

In 1901, Joan was living in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, with three children: Annabella, Anne and John.

 

To Canada

In 1911, Joan sailed to Canada, along with Annabella, Annie and John. Joan’s immigration document indicated that she had been a district nurse in Scotland.

Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Series: RG 76-C; Roll: T-4782. Name: Joan McGillivray; Gender: Female; Arrival Age: 40; Birth Year: abt 1871; Departure Port: Glasgow, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Oct 1911; Arrival Port: Quebec, Canada; Vessel: Hesperian.

Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Series: RG 76-C; Roll: T-4782. Name: Joan McGillivray; Gender: Female; Arrival Age: 40; Birth Year: abt 1871; Departure Port: Glasgow, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Oct 1911; Arrival Port: Quebec, Canada; Vessel: Hesperian.

Joan first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1912. She was living at 35 East Lansdowne Avenue in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant area.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 967.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver Directory, 1912, Part 2, page 967.

Joan and other members of her family lived at the following addresses in Vancouver from 1912 to 1929.

1912 35 East Lansdowne Avenue
1913 1855 Pandora Street (Annabella McGillivray)
1913 1731 Pandora Street (as Mrs. Joan MacGillvray: “Mac,” not “Mc.”)
1914 2737 East Second Avenue (Miss A. McGillivray and Mrs. J. McGillivray; also Alex Mulholland, who married Annabella Mulholland in January 1914).
1915 2737 East Second Avenue (Miss A. McGillivray and Alex Mulholland)
1916 1636 Victoria Drive (Annie McGillivray, Mrs. John McGillivrary and Alex Mulholland [active service])
1917 1636 Victoria Drive (Annie McGillivray, Mrs. John McGillivrary and Mrs. A. Mulholland)
1918 to 1929 1915 Pendrell Street

In 1929, Joan travelled from Vancouver to Washington State. She was visiting with her son, John, who was living in Spokane, Washington.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Joan McGillivray; Gender: Female; Age: 65; Marital Status: Widowed; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1864; Birth Place: Inverness, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Apr 1929; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Ship Name: Hesperian; Residence Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 – 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Joan McGillivray; Gender: Female; Age: 65; Marital Status: Widowed; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1864; Birth Place: Inverness, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Apr 1929; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Ship Name: Hesperian; Residence Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Joann died in North Vancouver, British Columbia on May 7, 1948. She was buried in the Masonic Cemetery in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Vancouver Province, May 8, 1948, page 27, column 3. [Note: it appears that the reference to Washington D.C. should be to “Washington State.”]

Vancouver Province, May 8, 1948, page 27, column 3. [Note: it appears that the reference to Washington D.C. should be to “Washington State.”]

Joan had the following children.

 

Annabella McGillivray

Annabella McGillivray was born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland on June 23, 1891.

In 1901 she was living with her mother in Falkirk.

In 1911 she travelled to Canada with her mother.

On January 28, 1914, in Vancouver, she married Alexander Mulholland, who was a carpenter. He was born on April 18, 1889 at Kilmory on the island of Arran in Buteshire, Scotland. His parents were Alexander Mulholland and Catherine Downie.

On September 9, 1915, in Vancouver, Alexander signed his attestation papers to serve with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

He was killed on October 8, 1916, during the Battle of the Somme.

Vancouver Province, October 30, 1916, page 2, column 4.

Vancouver Province, October 30, 1916, page 2, column 4.

His name appears on the Vimy Memorial at Pas de Calais, France, as well as on a war memorial at the Ross Road intersection, between Sliddery and Lagg on the island of Arran, Scotland.

War memorial at the Ross Road intersection, between Sliddery and Lagg, on the island of Arran, Scotland; Google Streets, searched January 2, 2019; image dated June 2009. [A841; Isle of Arran KA27 8PA, UK; 55.449365, -5.255426.]

War memorial at the Ross Road intersection, between Sliddery and Lagg, on the island of Arran, Scotland; Google Streets, searched January 2, 2019; image dated June 2009. [A841; Isle of Arran KA27 8PA, UK; 55.449365, -5.255426.]

In 1921, Annabella and her son, Gordon, were living with Annabella’s mother at 1915 Pendrell Street.

Annabella died in Vancouver on March 6, 1946. She was buried in the Masonic Cemetery in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Vancouver Sun, March 7, 1946, page 15, column 2 [Note: it appears that the references in the notice should be to Washington State, not Washington, D.C.]

Vancouver Sun, March 7, 1946, page 15, column 2 [Note: it appears that the references in the notice should be to Washington State, not Washington, D.C.]

Annabella and Alexander had a son, Gordon Alexander Mulholland (1915-1991).

 

Anne Robertson McGillivray

Anne Robertson McGillivray was born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland on January 9, 1897.

In 1901 she was living with her mother in Falkirk.

In 1911 she travelled to Canada with her mother.

In 1921 she was living with her mother at 1915 Pendrell Street in Vancouver.

In April 1926, Anne became engaged to John R. Ross.

Vancouver Province, April 12, 1926, page 8, column 7.

Vancouver Province, April 12, 1926, page 8, column 7.

Vancouver Province, April 25, 1926, page 10, columns 4-5.

Vancouver Province, April 25, 1926, page 10, columns 4-5.

John Ross was a commission agent with Frederick A. Tasker.

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1323 [edited image].

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1323 [edited image].

John was born in Glasgow, Scotland on February 10, 1895. His parents were John Ross and Isabella Graham. The wedding was in Vancouver on April 29, 1926.

The marriage was not successful. By 1927, Anne was again living at 1915 Pendrell Street, while John remained at his former home on Broadway.

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1255 [edited image].

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1255 [edited image].

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1255 [edited image].

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1927, page 1255 [edited image].

In 1928, Anne’s directory listing called her “Anne McG Ross.”

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1928, page 1399 [edited image].

Wrigley’s British Columbia Directory, 1928, page 1399 [edited image].

By 1929, Anne was using her maiden name.

Wrigley’s BC Directory, 1929, page 1093.

Wrigley’s BC Directory, 1929, page 1093.

In April 1929, Anne went to Spokane, Washington.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Annie McGillivray; Gender: Male; Age: 32; Marital Status: Single; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1897; Birth Place: Falkirk, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Apr 1929; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Ship Name: Hesperian; Residence Place: Vancouver, B C.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 – 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Annie McGillivray; Gender: Male; Age: 32; Marital Status: Single; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1897; Birth Place: Falkirk, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Apr 1929; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Ship Name: Hesperian; Residence Place: Vancouver, B C.

In 1951, she declared her intention to become a naturalized United States citizen.

In 1952 she was living with her brother, John, in Spokane. She was an assistant with Filiatrault’s gift shop.

Spokane, Washington, City Directory, 1952, page 676 [edited image].

Spokane, Washington, City Directory, 1952, page 676 [edited image].

Anne died in North Vancouver, British Columbia on November 30, 1990.

 

John Ross’s Marriage to Cecile

On July 25, 1934 in Vancouver, John Ross married Marie Cecilia Desrosiers, who was a school teacher. (She was often called “Cecile.”) She was born in Vancouver on January 12, 1903. Her parents were Magloire Desrosiers and Marie Caroline Boeur.

John died on May 10, 1956.

Vancouver Sun, May 11, 1956, page 34, column 4.

Vancouver Sun, May 11, 1956, page 34, column 4.

On November 12, 1966, in Vancouver, Cecile married Vernon Kiltz.

Vancouver Sun, November 19, 1966, page 36, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, November 19, 1966, page 36, column 2.

Vernon died on August 25, 1975.

Vancouver Sun, August 28, 1975, page 47, column 4.

Vancouver Sun, August 28, 1975, page 47, column 4.

Marie died on February 25, 1998.

Vancouver Sun, February 27, 1998, page B6, column 2.

Vancouver Sun, February 27, 1998, page B6, column 2.

 

John McGillivray

John McGillivray was born in Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland on May 4, 1899. (He sometimes spelled his surname as “MacGillivray.”)

In 1901 he was living with his mother in Falkirk.

In 1911, he travelled to Canada with his mother and his two sisters.

He worked as an insurance clerk.

On May 27, 1918, in Esquimalt, British Columbia, he signed his attestation paper to serve with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

John MacGillivray, Canadian Expeditionary Force. "Soldiers of the First World War (1914-1918)." Record Group 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4930 - 35. Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=152645; Digitized service file: B6841-S019: http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?op=pdf&app=CEF&id=B6841-S019.

John MacGillivray, Canadian Expeditionary Force. “Soldiers of the First World War (1914-1918).” Record Group 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4930 – 35. Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=152645; Digitized service file: B6841-S019: http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?op=pdf&app=CEF&id=B6841-S019.

He was discharged from the military forces on December 23, 1918, during the demobilization at the end of the war.

In 1921, he was living with his mother at 1915 Pendrell Street in Vancouver.

On April 7, 1927 he moved to the United States and, by June 1927, he was in Spokane, Washington, where he became a fire insurance adjuster.

On December 25, 1930, in Spokane, he married Orlena Hammond, who was a bacteriologist. (Her first name sometimes appears as “Orleana.”) She was born in Spokane on August 5, 1899. Her parents were William Charles Hammond (1871-1925) and Susan Cecelia Schearer (1878-after 1940).

Chinook (Yearbook), 1922 (1923 cover date), by Washington State University, page 82; https://archive.org/details/wsu-chinooks-1922/page/n92.

Chinook (Yearbook), 1922 (1923 cover date), by Washington State University, page 82; https://archive.org/details/wsu-chinooks-1922/page/n92.

In 1933, John petitioned to become a naturalized United States citizen.

John was an insurance adjuster until the 1950s.

Spokane, Washington, City Directory, 1952, page 676 [edited image].

Spokane, Washington, City Directory, 1952, page 676 [edited image].

John died on January 3, 1956, in Ritzville, Adams County, Washington.

Orlena died in Spokane on November 8, 1967.

 

Sources

Joan McKay (wife of John McGillivrary)

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Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Series: RG 76-C; Roll: T-4782. Name: Joan McGillivray; Gender: Female; Arrival Age: 40; Birth Year: abt 1871; Departure Port: Glasgow, Scotland; Arrival date: 8 Oct 1911; Arrival Port: Quebec, Canada; Vessel: Hesperian.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 – 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Joann McGillivray; Gender: Female; Age: 83; Marital Status: Widowed; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1863; Birth Place: Inverness, Scotland; Arrival date: 26 Sep 1946; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Residence Place: Vaner BC.

1921 Canada Census, Joan McGillivray; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013. Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 2.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL5R-T56 : 8 November 2017), Joann Mcgillivray, 1948; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/11309c0a-45f2-4011-8c61-241f7cb1bae0.

Ancestry.com. Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012; https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/180802515: “Joann McGillivray; Birth: unknown; Death: 10 May 1948; Burial: Burnaby Heritage Cemetery, [Masonic Cemetery of British Columbia]; Burnaby, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada; Plot: 354-01-BX; Memorial ID: 180802515.”

 

Annabella McGillivray (daughter of of Joan McKay)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZN-H13 : 11 March 2018), Alexander Mulholland and Annabella Macgillivray, 28 Jan 1914; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11378, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,706.

1921 Canada Census, Annebell Mulholland in household of Joan McGillivray; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013. Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 2.

Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Series: RG 76-C; Roll: T-14784. Name: Annabell Mulholland; Gender: Female; Arrival Age: 40; Birth Year: abt 1893; Birth Country: Scotland; Departure Port: Greenock, Scotland; Arrival date: 25 Aug 1933; Arrival Port: Quebec, Canada; Vessel: Duchess of York.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL25-RG8 : 8 November 2017), Annabelle Mulholland, 1946.

 

Alexander Mulholland (husband of Annabella McGillivray)

“Scotland Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KSF1-4WW : 11 December 2017), Alexander Mulholland, Kilmory, Buteshire, Scotland; from “1891 England, Scotland & Wales census,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing p. 6, GRO6/275, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 220,175.

1901 Scotland Census, Alexander Mulhulland in household of Alexander Mulholland; Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Original data: Scotland. 1901 Scotland Census. Reels 1-446. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLX-Q8D : 11 March 2018), Alex Mulholland, Aug 1911; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4779, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZN-H1W : 11 March 2018), Alexander Mulholland and Annabella Macgillivray, 28 Jan 1914; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11378, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,706.

Canadian Expeditionary Force; Name: Mulholland, Alexander; Regimental Number: 129050; Date of Birth: 1888-04-18; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6468 – 9; Item Number: 180356; Record Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF); Name: Mulholland, Alexander; Regimental Number: 129050; Date of Birth: 1888-04-18; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6468 – 9; Item Number: 180356; Record Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF); Digitized service file: B6468-S009; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?op=pdf&app=CEF&id=B6468-S009.

Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Alexander Mulholland; In memory of Lance Corporal Alexander Mulholland, October 8, 1916; Military Service: Service Number: 129050; Age: 28; Force: Army; Unit: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment); Division: 16th Bn.; Additional Information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Mulholland, of Corriecravie, Isle of Arran, Scotland; husband of Annabell Mulholland, of Gillford Court, Vancouver, British Columbia. Commemorated on Page 139 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Burial Information: Cemetery: Vimy Memorial; Pas de Calais, France; http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/1572208?Alexander%20Mulholland. [includes several images, including war memorial at the Ross Road intersection, between Sliddery and Lagg, Isle of Arran, Scotland.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission; Lance Corporal: Mulholland, Alexander; Service Number 129050; Died 08/10/1916; Aged 28; 16th Bn., Canadian Infantry. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Mulholland, of Corriecravie, Isle of Arran, Scotland; husband of Annabell Mulholland, of Gillford Court, Vancouver, British Columbia; https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1572208/mulholland,-alexander/.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKR-1KXW : 11 July 2016), Alexander  Mulholland, 1916; Burial, Vimy, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France, Vimy Memorial; citing record ID 56681668, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/56681668: “Alexander Mulholland; Birth: 18 Apr 1888, Argyll and Bute, Scotland; Death: 8 Oct 1916 (aged 28); Burial: Vimy Memorial, Vimy, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France; Plot: Final resting place unknown. Name listed on the Vimy Memorial; Memorial ID: 56681668.”

 

Gordon Alexander Mulholland (son of Annabella McGillivray)

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1939-09-469944; Gordon A. Mulholland and Marjorie Lowden Russell; date of marriage: March 15, 1939; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/5d8e7ac8-1d50-42a0-a594-a7df24210b08.

British Columbia Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1991-09-012815; Gordon Alexander Mulholland; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B17152; date of death: July 27, 1991; place of death: Victoria; age at death: 76; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/69d07e35-d1a4-4e57-829c-92b5f12007f1; medical certificate of death: http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/f0c764e1-3319-4c48-8f84-5a5e259058a5.

 

Anne Robertson McGillivray (daughter of Joan McKay)

1921 Canada Census, Anne Mcgillivray in household of Joan Mcgillivray, Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013. Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 2.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8L-QDK : 11 March 2018), John Ross and Anne Robertson Mcgillivray, 29 Apr 1926; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13751, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,504.

Ancestry.com. U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1960 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals in the Seattle, Washington District; NAI: 2953576; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 – 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A4107; Roll Number: 025. Name: Anne Robson McGillivray; Gender: Female; Age: 38; Marital Status: Single; Record Type: Manifests; Birth Date: abt 1900; Birth Place: Falkirk, Scotland; Arrival date: 29 May 1938; Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington, USA; Residence Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Naturalization Records of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, 1890-1972; Microfilm Roll: 19; Microfilm Serial: M1541. Name: Annie Mcgillivray; Gender: Female; Declaration Age: 54; Record Type: Declaration; Birth Date: 9 Jan 1897; Birth Place: Falkirk, Scotland; Arrival Year: 1950; Residence Place: Washington; Declaration Date: 15 Feb 1951; Declaration Place: Washington, USA; Court: District Court.

British Columbia Death Registration; Registration Number: 1990-09-021572; Anne McGillivray; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B17147; GSU Microfilm Number: 1709300; date of death: November 30,, 1990; place of death: North Vancouver; age at death: 93; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/3d920930-b810-4f83-871d-dccc874d29eb; medical certificate of death; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1265f5ee-4cc7-4ba8-a465-13e49e275483.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V3V1-CMD : 20 May 2014), Anne  Mcgillivray, 30 Nov 1990; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

 

Isabel Graham (mother of John Ross)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2R-8X2 : 8 November 2017), Isabel Graham Ross, 1946; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/d4d08fc3-74d2-42fa-bbfa-70e9c4041ef5.

 

John Ross (husband of Anne Robertson McGillivray)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8L-QDG : 11 March 2018), John Ross and Anne Robertson Mcgillivray, 29 Apr 1926; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13751, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,504.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1934-09-416951; John Ross and Marie Cecilia Desrosiers; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13767; GSU Microfilm Number: 2135986; date of marriage: July 25, 1934; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/cf9d891d-28e1-4b3b-9b44-c7e8e6aa76cb.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRN-P89 : 8 November 2017), John Ross, 1956; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/11d5b3ba-e148-4089-8cc7-00a554b55940.

 

Magloire Desrosiers (father of Marie Cecilia Desrosiers)

Magloire Desrosiers (1862–1936); Birth: 21 FEB 1862, Saint-Paul, Lanaudiere Region, Quebec, Canada; Death: 14 SEP 1936,• Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada (ancestry.ca).

 

Marie Caroline Boeur (mother of Marie Cecilia Desrosiers)

Marie Caroline Boeur (1872–1934); Birth: 1872, Messancy, Arrondissement d’Arlon, Luxembourg, Belgium; Death: 2 MARCH 1934, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada (ancestry.ca)

 

Marie Cecilia Desrosiers (wife of John Ross)

Maria Cecilia Desrosiers (1903–1998); Birth: 1903, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada; Death: 1998 (ancestry.ca).

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1903-09-123106; Maria Cecilia Desrosiers; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13819; GSU Microfilm Number: 2134889; date of birth:1903-01-12; place of birth: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1233658f-df2d-4c97-836e-c89560cc6881.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1934-09-416951; John Ross and Marie Cecilia Desrosiers; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B13767; GSU Microfilm Number: 2135986; date of marriage: July 25, 1934; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/cf9d891d-28e1-4b3b-9b44-c7e8e6aa76cb.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-Q3QC : 16 March 2018), Maria Cecilia Desrosiers Kiltz, 1998; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26354675, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26354675: “Maria Cecilia Desrosiers Kiltz; Birth: 1903, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada; Death: 1998 (aged 94–95); Burial: Mountain View Cemetery; Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada; Plot: HORNE1/5/03/001/0016; Memorial ID: 26354675.”

 

John McGillivray (son of Joan McKay)

John McGillivray (1899–1956); Birth: 4 JUN 1899, Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland; Death: 3 JAN 1956, Ritzville, Adams, Washington (ancestry.ca).

1901 Scotland Census; John McGillivray in household of Joan McGillivray; Ancestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007. Parish: Falkirk; ED: 11; Page: 38; Line: 13; Roll: CSSCT1901_156.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLJ-X3X : 11 March 2018), John Mc Gillivray, Oct 1911; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4782, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

Canadian Expeditionary Force; Name: MacGillivray, John; Rank: GNR; Regimental Number: 2602071; Date of Birth: 1899-05-04; Place of Birth: Falkirk, Stirlingshire Scotland; Enlistment Date: 1918-05-27; Place of Enlistment: Edquimalt [Esquimalt] BC Canada; Unit: No. 5 Company, Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6841 – 19; Item Number: 152645; Record Group:    Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF); Name: MacGillivray, John; Rank: GNR; Regimental Number: 2602071; Date of Birth: 1899-05-04; Place of Birth: Falkirk, Stirlingshire Scotland; Enlistment Date: 1918-05-27; Place of Enlistment: Edquimalt [Esquimalt] BC Canada; Unit: No. 5 Company, Royal Canadian Garrison Artillery; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6841 – 19; Item Number: 152645; Record Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF); http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=152645; Digitized service file: B6841-S019: http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?op=pdf&app=CEF&id=B6841-S019.

1921 Canada Census, John Mcgillivray in household of Joan McGillivray; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013. Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; Page Number: 2

“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCQC-N74 : accessed 1 January 2019), John Mcgilleray in household of George F Pace, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 62, sheet 2B, line 75, family 28, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2517; FHL microfilm 2,342,251.

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP93-R1HM : 28 November 2018), John McGillivray and Orlena Hammond, 25 Dec 1930, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005014148.

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPM5-L6QR : 28 November 2018), John McGillivray and Orlena Hammond, 25 Dec 1930, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005015077.

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Naturalization Records of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington, 1890-1972; Microfilm Roll: 36; Microfilm Serial: M1541. John Mcgillivray; Birth Date: 4 Jun 1899; Birth Place: Falkirk, Scotland; Spouse: Orleana Mcgillivray

“United States Census, 1940,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K932-6N2 : 14 March 2018), John Mc Gillersey, Area G, Spokane, Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 41-76, sheet 7A, line 34, family 143, 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 4386.

“Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N31M-482 : 10 March 2018), John Mcgillivray, 03 Jan 1956; citing Ritzville, Adams, Washington, reference 1, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia; FHL microfilm 2,033,577.

 

William Charles Hammond (father of Orlena Isabel Hammond)

William C. Hammond (1870–1925); Birth: 10 AUG 1870, Iowa; Death: 2 AUG 1925, Spokane, Spokane, Washington (ancestry.ca).

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP93-CKQ4 : 28 November 2018), W C Or Wm C Hammond and S C Or Susie Cecil Scherrer, 14 Dec 1898, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005013843.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPY-543 : accessed 2 January 2019), William C Hammond, Damon Precinct Spokane city Ward 4, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 70, sheet 9A, family 169, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,751.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJP-TN3 : accessed 2 January 2019), William Hammerich in household of George Hammerich, Moran, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 136, sheet 9B, family 17, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1669; FHL microfilm 1,375,682.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHFC-LFY : accessed 2 January 2019), William C Hammond, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing ED 248, sheet 8B, line 87, family 222, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1942; FHL microfilm 1,821,942.

“Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3GR-JGW : 10 March 2018), William C. Hammond, 02 Aug 1925; citing Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, reference 281, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia; FHL microfilm 2,022,255.

 

Susan Cecelia Schearer (mother of Orlena Isabel Hammond)

Susie C. Scherrer (1878–); Birth: ABT 1878, Switzerland; Death: Unknown (ancestry.ca).

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP93-CKQX : 28 November 2018), W C Or Wm C Hammond and S C Or Susie Cecil Scherrer, 14 Dec 1898, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005013843.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPY-54Q : accessed 2 January 2019), Susie Hammond in household of William C Hammond, Damon Precinct Spokane city Ward 4, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 70, sheet 9A, family 169, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,751.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJP-TNQ : accessed 2 January 2019), Susie Hammerich in household of George Hammerich, Moran, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 136, sheet 9B, family 17, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1669; FHL microfilm 1,375,682.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHFC-LFB : accessed 2 January 2019), Sue Hammond in household of William C Hammond, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing ED 248, sheet 8B, line 88, family 222, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1942; FHL microfilm 1,821,942.

“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCQH-3CT : accessed 2 January 2019), Sue Hammond in household of Orelena Hammond, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 102, sheet 16A, line 31, family 196, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2518; FHL microfilm 2,342,252.

“United States Census, 1940,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K932-6NN : 14 March 2018), Sue Hammond, Area G, Spokane, Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 41-76, sheet 7A, line 30, family 142, 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 4386.

 

Orlena Isabel Hammond (wife of John McGillivray)

Orlena Isabel Hammond (1899–1967); Birth: 5 AUG 1899, Spokane County, Washington; Death: 8 NOV 1967, Spokane, Spokane, Washington (ancestry.ca).

“Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q237-45S1 : 31 May 2016), Hammond, 1899. [Event Date: 05 Aug 1899.]

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPY-547 : accessed 2 January 2019), Arlina Hammond in household of William C Hammond, Damon Precinct Spokane city Ward 4, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 70, sheet 9A, family 169, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,751.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGJP-TN7 : accessed 2 January 2019), Orlena Hammerich in household of George Hammerich, Moran, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 136, sheet 9B, family 17, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1669; FHL microfilm 1,375,682.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHFC-LF1 : accessed 2 January 2019), Orlena Hammond in household of William C Hammond, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing  ED 248, sheet 8B, line 89, family 222, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1942; FHL microfilm 1,821,942.

“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCQH-3CR : accessed 2 January 2019), Orelena Hammond, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 102, sheet 16A, line 30, family 196, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2518; FHL microfilm 2,342,252.

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP93-R1HZ : 28 November 2018), John McGillivray and Orlena Hammond, 25 Dec 1930, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005014148.

“Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPM5-L6QY : 28 November 2018), John McGillivray and Orlena Hammond, 25 Dec 1930, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, Washington State Archives, Olympia; FamilySearch digital folder 005015077.

“United States Census, 1940,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K932-6TL : 14 March 2018), Arlena I* Mc Gillersey in household of John Mc Gillersey, Area G, Spokane, Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 41-76, sheet 7A, line 35, family 143, 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 4386.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V9PR-RQQ : 19 May 2014), Orlena  Mcgillivray, Nov 1967; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

 

Joann H. McGillivray (daughter of John McGillivray)

King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present – Ray Mines IIII – Joanna H McGillivray; Record Series: Marriage Records; Collection: King County Marriage Records, 1855-Present; County: King; Reference Number: kingcoarchmc259281; Groom’s Name: Ray Mines III; Bride’s Name: Joanna H McGillivray; Marriage Date: 6-15-1962; Source: https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/EA4CC23E1EC1BFF2D7650779C06FD289.

Whitman College, Class of 1960 Photo Group (and ID list); Class of 1960, 50th Reunion, May 20–23, 2010;  https://www.whitman.edu/alumni/attend-events/photo-galleries-reunions/class-of-1960-photo-group-(and-id-list): Row 2: . . . Joann McGillivray Mines.”

Ray Mines III, Obituary; published in Las Cruces Sun-News on Mar. 13, 2013; https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/lcsun-news/obituary.aspx?n=ray-mines&pid=163620185: “Ray Mines III, 74, of Las Cruces, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. He was born on July 22, 1938 in Seattle, Wash. to Ray Jr. and Elsie Mines. Ray received a Ph.D in mathematics from the University of Washington in 1965 and relocated to Las Cruces to teach in the Department of Mathematics at New Mexico State University from 1965 until his retirement in 2002. His primary areas of research were Abelian group theory and related areas of abstract algebra and constructive mathematics. Additionally, he had academic interest in the mathematics in the writing of James Joyce. Through his career, Ray published numerous papers, collaborated with colleagues around the world, and taught at a number of academic institutions as visiting faculty. Ray had interests in many things, including swimming, running, classical and jazz music, and particularly photography, pursuing that as a primary interest after his retirement. Those left to mourn Ray’s passing include his daughter, Dianna Mines and her wife, Tami Fraser of Tyngsboro, Mass.; his grandchildren Kyle, Jaylan, Shaun and Terryn Fraser-Mines, also of Tyngsboro; and his brother and sister-in-law, Mattison and Gillian Mines of Seattle.; and sister-in-law Maria Mines of Aurora, Colo. He was preceded in death by his brother Paull Mines. A memorial service will be held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Las Cruces at 3 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2013. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in his name to The Michael J. Fox Foundation at http://www.michaeljfox.org, The Asperger’s Association of New England at aane.org, or to the scholarship fund at New Wave Swim Club, PO Box 524, Lowell, MA 01853.”