McMillan, John (1856-1905)

 

John McMillan (1856-1905), Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263174.

John McMillan (1856-1905), Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263174.

 

John McMillan was a school teacher. He lived at 760 Denman Street in 1905.

 

Elizabeth McMillan, detail from Elizabeth Morton and Children, about 1899, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/wp01_271.htm

Elizabeth McMillan, detail from Elizabeth Morton and Children, about 1899, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/wp01_271.htm.

 

Elizabeth McMillan was John McMillan’s widow. She lived at 760 Denman Street from 1905 to 1929.

 

Early Life

John McMillan was born on August 29, 1856, in New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick. His parents were John McMillan (Senior) (1814-1895) and Jean McNair (1819-1896).

In the mid-1870s, John McMillan trained to become a teacher.

From 1877 to 1880, he studied at the University of New Brunswick, from which he obtained a B.A. degree in 1880.

In 1880 and 1881, he was a theological student at New College in Edinburgh, Scotland.

 

Marriage to Elizabeth Morton

On November 18, 1885, in New Brunswick, John married Elizabeth Morton. She was born on May 21, 1868, in New Mills, New Brunswick. Her parents were Alexander MacMichael Morton (1822-1898) and Mary Childs (1836-1903).

 

To British Columbia

John and Elizabeth moved to British Columbia about 1889.

John taught at a series of places in the southwestern part of the province, including:

  • East End Public School in Vancouver
  • Nicomekl River at Cloverdale; Gibsons Landing
  • Moodyville (part of North Vancouver)

 

To Vancouver

In 1905, John and Elizabeth moved to 760 Denman Street in Vancouver.

 

750 Denman Street and 760 Denman Street, Vancouver, 1903, Elizabeth Morton – Media, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/p01_271c.JPG

750 Denman Street and 760 Denman Street, Vancouver, 1903, Elizabeth Morton – Media, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wp01/p01_271c.JPG

 

John died in hospital in Vancouver on June 13, 1905. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Vancouver Province, June 16, 1905, page 16, column 5.

 

 

Elizabeth’s Later Life

After John’s death, Elizabeth lived at 760 Denman until about 1929. She died in Vancouver on October 27, 1936. She was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Vancouver Province, October 28, 1936, page 12, column 1.

 

John and Elizabeth had the following children.

 

Evan Morton McMillan

Evan Morton McMillan was born on September 15, 1886, in New Mills, New Brunswick.

He died in New Mills on December 31, 1887.

 

David McMillan

David McMillan was born in New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, on December 12, 1887.

In 1891 and 1901 he was living with his parents.

On September 27, 1915, in Vancouver, David married Rose Harris. She was born in Whitchurch, England, on July 4, 1890. Her parents were William Harris and Annie Morgan.

Shortly after the marriage, David enlisted with the Canadian Expeditionary Force to serve during the First World War.

In 1921, David and Rose were living at 1230 East 23rd Avenue in Vancouver. David was a bookkeeper for an insurance business.

David later worked as a realtor.

Rose died in Vancouver on June 6, 1957. She was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

David died in Vancouver on May 7, 1976.

 

John Andrew McMillan

John Andrew McMillan was born in New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, on May 5, 1890.

In 1891 and 1901, he was living with his parents.

After 1905, he lived with his mother.

In 1910, John had an attack of cramps while he was swimming in English Bay. He survived, after a nearby observer managed to bring him to shore.

 

Vancouver Province, June 25, 1910, page 1, column 4.

 

On October 6, 1915, in Vancouver, John married Pearl Adelia Chatwin. She was born on December 31, 1890, in Neepawa, Manitoba. Her parents were Samuel Chatwin and Maggie Jane Hill.

Pearl died in Vancouver on December 3, 1965.

John later married Agnes Kathryn Arnold. She was born on April 15, 1890, in Marinette, north of Green Bay, Wisconsin. Her parents were George Arnold and Marion Orr. (Agnes had been married earlier, to Ross Louis Pendleton (1889-1948).)

John died in Vancouver on June 28, 1975.

Agnes died in Vancouver on July 4, 1976.

 

Mary Vida McMillan

Mary Vida McMillan was born in Vancouver on April 11, 1892.

In 1901 she was living with her parents. After 1905, she lived with her mother.

On January 23, 1917, in Vancouver, Mary married Thomas Seaborn McNair, who was an accountant. He was born on May 15, 1888, at sea off New Zealand. His parents were Francis McNair and Elizabeth Taylor.

 

Vancouver Sun, January 26, 1917, page 5, columns 2-3.

 

In 1921, Mary and Thomas were living in Vancouver.

Mary died in Vancouver on July 12, 1977. She was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

Thomas died on October 3, 1982, in Burnaby, British Columbia. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

James Alexander McMillan

James Alexander McMillan was born in Vancouver on June 25, 1894.

In 1901 he was living with his parents. After 1905, he lived with his mother.

On June 10, 1920, in Victoria, British Columbia, James married Edna Vera McNiven. She was born in Victoria on April 5, 1898. Her parents were James Dugald McNiven and Florence Butler. James McNiven was the deputy minister of labour in the British Columbia government.

 

Vancouver Sun, May 22, 1920, page 8, columns 3-4.

 

In 1930, James and Edna were living in Seattle, Washington, along with their children, Loreen and Ian.

In 1942, James registered with the United States military draft system

Edna died in Seattle in April 1971.

James died Seattle in November 1986.

 

Joseph McRae McMillan

Joseph McRae McMillan was born in Cloverdale, British Columbia, on December 10, 1895.

In 1901 he was living with his parents.

In 1911 he was living with his mother.

On March 5, 1927, in Vancouver, Joseph married Helen Victoria McRae. She was born on March 23, 1901, in Agassiz, British Columbia. Her parents were John McRae and Ambie McRae.

Joseph worked as a customs appraiser.

Helen died in Vancouver on July 3, 1946.

Joseph died in Vancouver on November 27, 1956. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Robert Daniel McMillan

Robert Daniel McMillan was born in Vancouver on March 5, 1898.

He married Edith Maria Price. She was born in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales, on January 31, 1907. Her parents were William Price and Ann Evans.

Robert worked as retail hardware merchant.

Edith died in Vancouver on May 3, 1964. She was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Robert died in Vancouver on December 12, 1991. He was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Burnaby.

 

Alfred McMillan

Alfred McMillan was born in Vancouver on November 1, 1899.

He died in Vancouver on July 1, 1900. He was buried in Mountain View Cemetery in Vancouver.

 

Samuel Rutherford McMillan

Samuel Rutherford McMillan was born in North Vancouver on December 11, 1902.

On September 25, 1935, in Vancouver, Samuel married Ethel Whitby, who was a telephone operator. She was born in 1908 in Cheadle, Cheshire, England. Her parents were Walter Whitby and Margaret Hughes.

Their marriage ended in divorce in Vancouver on May 8, 1942.

Samuel died in Vancouver on April 16, 1979.

 

Sources

A valuable collection of information on the McMillan family appears at this site: Kenneth McMillan – My Family; http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps05/ps05_148.htm.

 

John McMillan (husband of Elizabeth Morton)

John McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps05/ps05_148.htm: “Birth 29 Aug 1856, New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; Death 13 Jun 1905, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“British Columbia’s Pioneer Teachers,” by Jean Barman, in Children, Teachers and Schools in the History of British Columbia, edited by Jean Barman and Mona Gleason; Edmonton, Alberta, Brush Education, 2003, pages 178-179, 185, and 189 [note 24].

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-4TN : 13 November 2014), John Mcmillan, Vancouver City, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00268.

B.C. Voters List 1898 – McL to McQ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canbc/vote1898/votemcl.htm: McMillan, John, 412 Keefer St, Teacher, Van.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HL9 : 13 November 2014), Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=23&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Jno+McMillan.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLV1-RZC : 30 September 2015), John Mcmillan, 1905; medical certificate of death: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-DYJT-WD?i=2765&wc=S62Q-MNL%3A1069388501%3Fcc%3D1538285&cc=1538285.

“A Pioneer’s Passing; Demise of Veteran Schoolteacher, Well Known in This City,” Vancouver Province, June 14, 1905, page 1:

“There passed away at the St. Paul’s Hospital this morning one of the pioneers of the province and a veteran schoolteacher in the person of Mr. John McMillan, B.A. He had been in ill-health for some time.

For a number of years the late Mr. McMillan had charge of the school at Moodyville when that burg was a busy lumbering centre. He afterward was on the teaching staff of the East End school, and had the distinction of having resided in the province before the advent of a railway. A wife and six sons survive him.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-QL3K : 13 December 2015), John McMillan, 1905; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26263174, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263174.

John McMillan, obituary, Vancouver Province, June 16, 1905, page 16; Vancouver World, June 16, 1905, page 8 [Vancouver world adds portion in brackets]: “Mr. John McMillan. The funeral of the late Mr. John McMillan [B.A., whose death was reported in Wednesday’s World] will take place on Saturday morning. The Rev. Dr. Fraser will officiate and the service at the house, 760 Denman street, will be held at 10 o’clock.”

 

Alexander MacMichael Morton (father of Elizabeth Morton)

Alexander MacMichael Morton, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_006.htm: “Birth 1 Jan 1822, Minigaff, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; Death 24 Oct 1898, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

Alexander Macmichael Morton, http://www.ancestry.ca/genealogy/records/alexander-macmichael-morton_22509719: “Born in Anworth, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland on 2 Jan 1822 to James Morton and Mary Mcmichael. Alexander Macmichael married Mary Barton and had 10 children. Alexander Macmichael married Mary Childs and had 8 children. He passed away on 24 Oct 1898 in Richibucto, Kent, New Brunswick, Canada.” [Note: the actual location of his death was South Vancouver, British Columbia.]

“Canada Census, 1871,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4MZ-1VD : 13 November 2014), Alexander Morton, Colborne, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; citing p. 37, line 15; Library and Archives Canada film number C-10386, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,229,112. (possible connection)

“Canada Census, 1881,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6N-NX2 : 18 November 2014), Alexander Morton, Colborne, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; citing p. 15; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13186, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,822.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK9-5NJ : 13 November 2014), Alexander Morton, North Arm, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148092; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148092-00159

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL2X-JY9 : 30 September 2015), Alexander Morton, 1898; medical certificate of death: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DRCW-ZJC?i=2697&wc=S62C-C68%3A1069392501%3Fcc%3D1538285&cc=1538285.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-Q16M : 13 December 2015), Alexander MacMichael Morton, 1898; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26267882, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26267882.

 

Mary Childs (mother of Elizabeth Morton)

Mary Childs, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps03/ps03_188.htm: “Birth15 May 1836, Campbellton, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; Death29 Aug 1903, North Vancouver (Moodyville), British Columbia, Canada.”

“Canada Census, 1871,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4MZ-1V6 : 13 November 2014), Mary Morton in household of Alexander Morton, Colborne, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; citing p. 37, line 16; Library and Archives Canada film number C-10386, Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,229,112.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK9-5NV : 13 November 2014), Mary Morton, North Arm, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148092; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148092-00159.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HLH : 13 November 2014), Mary Morton in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=30&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Mary+Morton;

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLVB-557 : 30 September 2015), Mary Morton, 1903; ; medical certificate of death: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-DYJL-4H?i=577&wc=S62Q-MNL%3A1069388501%3Fcc%3D1538285&cc=1538285.

Mary Morton, death notice, Vancouver Province, August 29, 1903, page 3: “Morton—At Moodyvile, at 7 a.m., August 29, Mrs. Mary Morton, wife of the late Alexander Morton, formerly of New Mills, N.B. Funeral service 2 p.m. on Monday, 31st inst., at the first Presbyterian Church, Vancouver. Please bring no flowers.”

Mary Morton, obituary, Vancouver Province, August 31, 1903, page 8: “The death occurred on Saturday last at Moodyville of Mrs. Mary Morton, an old-time resident of that burg. The deceased had been ill for a long time past, and death came as a final relief to her sufferings. Mrs. Morton was sixty-nine years of age, and was well known in Moodyville. The funeral took place this afternoon, the remains being interred in the Mountain View Cemetery. The services were conducted by the Rev. R.G. MacBeth.”

Mary Morton, obituary, Vancouver World, August 31, 1903, page 8: “The funeral of the late Mrs. Mary Morton took place from the residence of her son-in-law, John McMillan, Moodyville, at 2:30 o’clock this afternoon, Rev. R.G. MacBeth conducting the service.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-Q15M : 11 July 2016), Mary Childs Morton, 1903; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26263173, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263173.

 

Elizabeth Morton

Elizabeth Morton (1868-1936); http://www.hardtocomeby.com/wc02/wc02_350.htm.

Canada Census, 1881, Lizzie Morton; Colborne, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; http://data2.collectionscanada.gc.ca/e/e326/e008136011.pdf

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-4TJ : 13 November 2014), Elizabeth Mcmillan, Vancouver City, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00268.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HLS : 13 November 2014), Elizabeth Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=24&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Elizabeth+McMillan

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2Q9 : 2 March 2015), Elizabeth Macmillan, 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, Eliz McMillan (indexed as Eloy McMillan) in household of Tho Seaborn McNair (indexed as Tho Katrina McNan); Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, 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 with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLLY-R68 : 30 September 2015), Elizabeth Morton Mcmillan, 1936.

“Mrs. E. McMillan, Pioneer, Dead,” Vancouver Sun, October 28, 1936, page 2; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=tfRlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=FokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=3908%2C3284214:

“A resident of Vancouver since 1890, Mrs. Elizabeth McMillan, 68, 1107 West Thirty-third Avenue, died Tuesday.

Mrs. McMillan was the daughter of Alex. And Mary Morton of New Mills, N.B., and widow of John McMillan, who died 31 years ago. She was born in New Brunswick and, shortly after her marriage, came to Vancouver to reside.

Surviving are: a daughter, Mrs. T.S. McNair; six sons, John of Port Alberni, James of Minneapolis, David, Joseph, Robert and Samuel of Vancouver.

Funeral services will be conducted in Nunn & Thomson’s chapel Thursday at 2:30 p.m., by Rev. W.H. Smith, D.D., and Rev. G.P. McLeod. Interment will be in Mountain View Cemetery.”

Mrs. E. M’Millan, City Pioneer, Dead; Came to Vancouver 46 Years Ago,” Vancouver Province, October 28, 1936, page 12: http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/wp01/p01_271e.JPG

“A pioneer Vancouver resident, Mrs. Elizabeth McMillan of 1107 West Thirty-third avenue, died on Tuesday. She was aged 68.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o’clock Thursday in the chapel of Nunn & Thomson Undertaking Co. Rev. W.H. Smith and Rev. G.P. McLeod will officiate. Burial will take place in Mountain View Cemetery.

Widow of John McMillan, B.A., who died thirty-one years ago, Mrs. McMillan came to Vancouver in 1890. She was born in new Brunswick, and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Alex Morton of New Mills, N.B. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. T.S. McNair of Vancouver, and six sons, John A. of Port Alberni, James A. of Minneapolis, and David, Joseph, Robert and Samuel, all of Vancouver.”

Elizabeth McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, October 28, 1936, page 13; Vancouver Sun, October 28, 1936, page 15; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=tfRlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=FokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1236%2C3361684; http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/wp01/p01_271f.JPG: “McMillan—Passed away Oct. 27, 1936, Elizabeth McMillan of 1107 W. 33rd Ave., in her 69th year, widow of the late John McMillan BA, and beloved mother of Mrs. T.S. McNair in Vancouver, John A. in Port Alberni, James A. in Minneapolis, David, Joseph M., Robert D. and Samuel R. McMillan in Vancouver. Funeral service Thursday, Oct. 29th, at 2:30 p.m., in Nunn & Thomson’s Funeral Chapel, 10th and Cambie, Rev. Dr. W.H. Smith and Rev. G.P. McLeod officiating. Interment family plot, Mountain View Cemetery, Campbellton and Frederickton [sic], New Brunswick, papers please copy.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-QL9W : 11 July 2016), Elizabeth Morton McMillan, 1936; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26303477, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26303477.

 

Evan Morton McMillan (son of John McMillan)

Evan Morton McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/wc05/wc05_484.htm: “b. 15 Sep 1886, New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; d. 31 Dec 1887, New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada, age: 1”

 

David McMillan (son of John McMillan)

David McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps05/ps05_019.htm: “Birth 12 Dec 1887, New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; Death 7 May 1976, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-4TV : 13 November 2014), David Mcmillan, Vancouver City, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00268.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HL3 : 13 November 2014), David Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=25&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+David+McMillan.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZ2-GYS : 21 January 2016), David Mcmillan and Rose Harris, 27 Sep 1915; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11379, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,707.

Canadian Expeditionary Force; Name: McMillan, David; Regimental Number: 129776; Date of Birth: 12/12/1887; Place of Birth: NB Canada; Enlistment Date: 1915-09-28; Place of Enlistment: Vancouver BC Canada; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7112 – 20; Item Number: 167200; http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=167200.

1921 Canada Census; David McMillan, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 8, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 3; 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:FLBR-NNL : 30 September 2015), David Mcmillan, 1976.

David McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Sun, May 12, 1976, page 56: “McMillan—David in his 89th year. Passed away May 7, 1976 in Shaughnessy Hospital. Survived by 2 brothers and 1 sister in Vancouver; 1 brother in Seattle, Wash. Also several nephews & nieces. Simmons & McBride Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.”

 

Rose Harris (wife of David McMillan)

Rose Harris, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps07/ps07_183.htm: “Birth 4 Jul 1890, Whitchurch, England; Death 6 Jun 1957, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

1921 Canada Census; Rose McMillan in household of David McMillan, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 8, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 3; 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:FLPN-RM5 : 30 September 2015), Rose Mcmillan, 1957.

Rose McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, June 8, 1957, page 39; Vancouver Sun, June 8, 1957, page 34: “McMillan—Passed away June 6, 1957, Rose McMilan of 15736 Buena Vista, White Rock, age 66 years. Survived by her loving husband, David and 2 sisters, Mrs. J. Whitehead and Mrs. T. Taylor, Stockport, England; nieces and nephews. Funeral services Monday, June 10th at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Chimes, Harron Bros. Ltd., 10th Ave., and Ontario St., Rev. A. Trendell officiating. Interment Mountain View Cemetery. No flowers by request.”

 

John Andrew McMillan (son of John McMillan)

John Andrew McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps04/ps04_359.htm: “Birth 5 May 1890, New Mills, Restigouche, New Brunswick, Canada; Death 28 Jun 1975, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“New Brunswick, Provincial Returns of Births and Late Registrations, 1810-1906,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XT3Z-GXK : 2 January 2015), John Andrew Mcmillan, 05 May 1890; citing Bathurst, Gloucester, New Brunswick, certificate 004094, Provincial Archives, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 1,944,008.

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWK3-4TK : 13 November 2014), Andrew Mcmillan, Vancouver City, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148093; http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?app=Census1891&op=pdf&id=30953_148093-00268.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HLQ : 13 November 2014), John R Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=26&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+John+R.+McMillan.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2QS : 2 March 2015), John Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZ2-X3B : 21 January 2016), John Andrew Mcmillan and Pearl Adelia Chatwin, 06 Oct 1915; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11379, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,707.

John A. McMillan and Pearl Chatwin, wedding notice, Vancouver Province, October 7, 1915, page 8: “The wedding was celebrated yesterday morning at Kitsilano Presbyterian Church of Miss Pearl Chatwin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Chatwin, 2474 Point Grey road, and Mr. John A. McMillan, son of Mrs. J. McMillan, 760 Denman street, Rev. Dr. McKinnon officiating. The bride, who was given away by her father, and was unattended, was attired in a tailored novelty suit of dark blue, with an ermine necklet and a French toque, and carried a bouquet of pink roses. Mr. and Mrs. McMillan left on the morning boat for a short honeymoon trip, and on their return will take up their residence in the city.”

John A. McMillan and Pearl Chatwin, wedding notice, Vancouver World, October 7, 1915, page 5: “The wedding was quietly celebrated yesterday at Kitsilano Presbyterian church of Miss Pearl Chatwin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. S. Chatwin, 1474 Point Grey road, and Mr. John A. McMillan, Rev. Dr. McKinnon officiating. The bride, who was given away by her father, and was unattended, was attired in a tailored novelty suit of dark blue, with an ermine necklet and a French toque, and carried a bouquet of pink roses. Mr. and Mrs. McMillan left on the morning boat for a shore honeymoon trip, and on their return will take up their residence in the city.”

1921 Canada Census, John A. McMilllan, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Wards 8 and 9, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 3; 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:FLBP-29K : 30 September 2015), John Andrew Mcmillan, 1975.

John Andrew McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, June 30, 1975, page 21; Vancouver Sun, June 30, 1975, page 38: “McMillan—John Andrew, on June 28, 1975 in his 86th year, of 6076 Tisdall St., Vancouver. Survived by his loving wife, Agnes; 1 son, Donald, West Vancouver, 2 daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Mary) Demens, Nanaimo and Mrs. Harry (Anne) Carter, Victoria; 13 grandchildren; 3 grandchildren; 4 brothers and 1 sister. Mr. McMillan was a long-time member of the Terminal City Club. Private funeral service Thursday, July 3 at 4 p.m., in the Chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Directors, Royal Oak and Canada Way. Rev. T.T. Oliver officiating. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations to the B.C. Cancer Society appreciated.”

 

John William Chatwin Mcmillan (son of John Andrew Mcmillan)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTW-74F : 30 September 2015), John William Chatwin Mcmillan, 1971. (son of John Andrew McMillan)

 

Samuel Chatwin (father of Pearl Adelia Chatwin)

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-D6Y : 13 November 2014), Samuel Chatwin, E, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 7, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLK5-7MX : 30 September 2015), Samuel Chatwin, 1942.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-SGJJ : 13 December 2015), Samuel Chatwin, 1942; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26360330, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26360330.

 

Maggie Jane Hill (mother of Pearl Adelia Chatwin)

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-D6B : 13 November 2014), Maggie Chatwin in household of Samuel Chatwin, E, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 7, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRR-LMX : 30 September 2015), Maggie Jane Chatwin, 1952.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-SGJ8 : 11 July 2016), Margaret Jane Hill Chatwin, 1952; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26360331, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26360331.

 

Pearl Adelia Chatwin (wife of John Andrew McMillan)

Pearl Adelia Chatwin, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps08/ps08_041.htm: Birth 31 Dec 1890, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada; Death 3 Dec 1965, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-D61 : 13 November 2014), Pearl Chatwin in household of Samuel Chatwin, E, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 7, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

1921 Canada Census, Pearl McMillan in household of John A. McMilllan, Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Wards 8 and 9, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 3; 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:FLYY-3P1 : 30 September 2015), Pearl Adelia Mcmillan, 1965.

Pearl Adelia McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, December 6, 1965, page 29; Vancouver Sun, December 6, 1965, page 37: “McMillan—Passed away December 3, 1965, Pearl Adelia, beloved wife of John Andrew McMillan of 1049 Chilco St., Vancouver; also survived by 2 daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Mary) Demens, Merritt, B.C.; Mrs. Harry R. (Anne) Carter, Victoria, B.C.; 2 sons, John and Donald; a brother Mr. William Chatwin, Port Alberni, B.C. and 3 grandchildren. Private Funeral service Monday, December 6, 1965, with Rev. T.T. Oliver officiating. Forest Lawn Mortuary Funeral directors in charge. In Lieu of flowers donations to the B.C. Cancer Foundation will be appreciated.”

 

Agnes Kathryn Arnold (wife of John Andrew McMillan)

Agnes Kathryn Arnold, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_338.htm: “Birth 15 Apr 1890, Marinette, Wisconsin, USA; Death 4 Jul 1976, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XRGR-FLN : 3 June 2016), George R. Arnold and Marion S. Orr, 24 Nov 1887; citing , Oconto, Wisconsin, United States, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,292,398.

“Wisconsin Birth Index, 1820-1907,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHHM-ZL9 : 4 December 2014), Agnes C Arnold, 15 Apr 1890; from “Wisconsin Births, 1820-1907,” database, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2000); citing Marinette, Wisconsin, reel 0132, Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, Vital Records Division, Madison.

“Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XR6G-RDC : 12 December 2014), Agnes C. Arnold, 15 Apr 1890; citing Marinette, Wisconsin, reference P 223 rn 177; FHL microfilm 1,305,089.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MS9D-2HP : accessed 22 November 2016), Agnes Arnold in household of Gorg* Arnold, Stephenson township, south side Stephenson village, Menominee, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 151, sheet 5A, family 95, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,731.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBR-GJF : 30 September 2015), Agnes Kathryn Mcmillan, 1976.

Agnes K. McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, July 6, 1976, page 25 [name given as Agnes Kay McMillan]; Vancouver Sun, July 6, 1976, page 32: “McMillan—On July 4, 1976, Agnes K. McMillan of 6076 Tisdall Street, aged 86 years. Predeceased by her husband, John A. McMillan. Survived by her step-children and many nieces, Nephews and cousins. Private arrangements by Chapel of Chimes Harron Brothers Ltd. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations may be sent to the B.C. Heart Foundation, 1881 West Broadway.”

 

Ross Louis Pendleton (husband of Agnes Kathryn Arnold)

Ross Louis Pendleton, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_172.htm: “Birth 11 Apr 1889, Oconto, Wisconsin, USA; Death 29 Aug 1948, Port Alberni, British Columbia, Canada; Occupation: manager of the Alberni Pulp and Paper Division, Alberni Pacific Lumber.”

“Wisconsin Birth Index, 1820-1907,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHHK-HS2 : 4 December 2014), Ross Pendleton, 11 Apr 1889; from “Wisconsin Births, 1820-1907,” database, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2000); citing Oconto, Wisconsin, reel 0222, Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, Vital Records Division, Madison.

“Wisconsin Births and Christenings, 1826-1926,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XRV5-V2K : 12 December 2014), Ross Pendleton, 11 Apr 1889; citing Oconto, Oconto, Wisconsin, reference Vol 3 p539 n01367; FHL microfilm 1,305,136.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMPR-F1G : 22 January 2015), Ross L Pendleton in household of Frank R Pendleton, Everett Precinct Everett city Ward 1, 2, Snohomish, Washington, United States; citing sheet 22B, family 442, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,241,750.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGVW-M5R : 29 October 2015), Ross L Pendleton in household of Frank R Pendleton, Everett Ward 2, Snohomish, Washington, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 278, sheet 11A, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,375,681.

“United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:29JS-5SN : 12 December 2014), Ross Pendleton, 1917-1918; citing Everett County, Washington, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,991,538.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRJ-TJL : 30 September 2015), Ross Louis Pendleton, 1948.

 

John William Chatwin Mcmillan (son of John Andrew Mcmillan)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTW-74F : 30 September 2015), John William Chatwin Mcmillan, 1971.

 

Mary Vida McMillan (daughter of John McMillan)

Mary Vida McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps07/ps07_032.htm: “Birth 11 Apr 1892, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death 12 Jul 1977, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HL7 : 13 November 2014), Mary V Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=27&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Mary+V.+McMillan.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2Q3 : 2 March 2015), Mary Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZK-S77 : 21 January 2016), Thomas Seaborn Mcnair and Mary Vida Mc Millan, 23 Jan 1917; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11380, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,708.

T.F. [sic] MacNair and May V. MacMillan, wedding description, Vancouver World, January 25, 1917, page 5: “A very pretty wedding was solemnized at St. John’s Presbyterian Church on Tuesday evening, Rev. Dr. Smith officiating, when Miss Mary V. MacMillan, daughter of the late Mr. John MacMillan and Mrs. MacMillan, 760 Denman Street, was married to Mr. T.F. MacNair, son of Capt. And Mrs. MacNair, South Devon, England. The bride . . . was given away by her brother, Mr. J.A. MacMillan. . . . Her bridesmaid [was] Miss Hambrook . . . A large number of friends were present to witness the ceremony and to wish them luck as they left by the night boat for a short honeymoon. . . . On their return Mr. and Mrs. MacNair will reside in the Majestic Apartments.”

Mary V. McMillan and Thomas S. McNair, wedding description, Vancouver Sun, January 26, 1917, page 5: “The marriage of Miss Mary V. McMillan, the only daughter of the late John McMillan and Mrs. McMillan, 760 Denman street, to Mr. Thomas S. McNair, son of Captain and Mrs. McNair, of Paignton, South Devon, England,, was solemnized on Tuesday evening, Rev. Dr. Smith officiating. The bride . . . was given away by her brother John A. McMillan . . . She was attended by her cousin, Miss Ina Hanbrook . . .. The groom was supported by his brother, Pte. Archie McNair, of the 21st. C.E.F. A large number of friends were present to witness the ceremony, as the young couple were very well known. Mr. and Mrs. McNair left on the night boat for Victoria and Portland on a short honeymoon. On their return they will reside at the Majestic apartments.”

Society, Vancouver Province, January 25, 1917, page 8: “Mrs. [sic] J. McR. MacMillan of the Royal Bank at Princeton is in the city having come to attend to marriage of his sister, Miss Mary MacMillan to Mr. T.F. [sic] McNair, which took place on Tuesday.”

1921 Canada Census, Mary Vita McNair (indexed as Mary Vida McNan) in household of Tho Seaborn McNair (indexed as Tho Katrina McNan); Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, 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 with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1S-65Q : 30 September 2015), Mary Vida Mcnair, 1977.

Mary Vida McNair, death notice, Vancouver Province, July 14, 1977, page 30; Vancouver Sun, July 14, 1977, page 46: “McNair—Mary Vida, on July 12, 1977 in her 86th year. Survived by her loving husband, Thomas S. McNair, son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Frank and Margaret McNair of Kelowna; daughter and son-in-law Mary and Bob Gardner of Burnaby; 9 grandchildren; brothers James, Robert and Samuel McMillan. Funeral service at Royal Oak Chapel, Royal Oak at Kingsway at 3 PM Friday, July 15th, Rev. Geo Morrison officiating. The deceased was a member of St, John’s United Church since 1905; in lieu of flowers friends may donate to the Building Fund, St, John’s United Church, 1401 Comox St., Vancouver, B.C. Interment at Mountain View Cemetery.”

 

Thomas Seaborn McNair (husband of Mary Vida McMillan)

Thomas Seaborn McNair, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_346.htm: “Birth 15 May 1888, New Zealand; Death 3 Oct 1982, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.”

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDZK-S7H : 21 January 2016), Thomas Seaborn Mcnair and Mary Vida Mc Millan, 23 Jan 1917; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11380, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,708.

1921 Canada Census, Tho Seaborn McNair (indexed as Tho Katrina McNan); Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, 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 with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1X-LVR : 30 September 2015), Thomas Seaborn Mcnair, 1982.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-QLL3 : 13 December 2015), Thomas Seaborn McNair, 1982; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26372308, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26372308.

 

James Alexander McMillan (son of John McMillan)

James Alexander McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps05/ps05_047.htm: “Birth 25 Jun 1894, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death 20 Nov 1986, Seattle, King, Washington, USA.”

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1894-09-116380; James Alexander McMillan; date of birth: June 25, 1894; place of birth: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/004401565/004401565_01222.jpg.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HLW : 13 November 2014), Jas Alex Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=28&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Jas.+Alex+McMillan.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2QQ : 2 March 2015), James Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“British Columbia, Victoria Times Birth, Marriage and Death Notices, 1901-1939,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QLBL-2DZZ : 15 March 2018), James Dugald McNiven, Death , British Columbia, Canada; from Victoria Daily Times news clippings, City of Victoria Archives, British Columbia, Canada; citing Victoria Daily Times, 17 Jul 1936; FHL microfilm 2,223,393.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDQ-R8W : 21 January 2016), James Alexander Mcmillan and Edna Vera Mcniven, 10 Jun 1920; citing Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B12904, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,032,873.

“Pretty Wedding at First Presbyterian; Nuptials of Miss Edna McNiven and J.A. McMillan Celebrated Last Evening at Charming Ceremony,” Victoria Daily Colonist, June 11, 1920, page 8; http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist62y153uvic#page/n7/mode/1up: “One of the most picturesque weddings of the month was that of Miss Edna Vera McNiven, only daughter of James D. McNiven, Deputy Minister of Labor, and Mrs. McNiven, of 601 Cook Street, who was married last night to James Alexander McMillan, son of the late James McMillan, B.C., and Mrs. McMillan, of Vancouver. The ceremony was performed by Rev. J.G. Inkster at the First Presbyterian Church at 8:30, in the presence of a large congregation of interested friends of the popular young couple. . . . The bride . . . was given away by her father. . . . Mrs. Lillian Clark, of Vancouver [was] maid of honor. . . . Miss Lillian Revell and Miss Irene Gardner, of Vancouver, were the bridesmaids . . . Mr. Joe McMillan, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. . . . Mr. and Mrs. McMillan left by the midnight boat for the Mainland, where the honeymoon will be spent.”

Edna McNiven and James Alexander McMillan, wedding notice, Society, Vancouver Sun, June 11, 1920, page 8; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=riRlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=eogNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1586%2C4845755 [Link leads to top of column 2. Wedding notice is in column 1.] “The wedding of Miss Edna McNiven, daughter of Mr. J.D. McNiven, deputy minister of labor, and Mrs. McNiven of Victoria, and Mr. James Alexander McMillan, of this city, was solemnized at the First Presbyterian church, Victoria, on Thursday evening. Miss McNiven was attended by Miss Lilian Revell, Miss Irene Gardner and Miss Lilian Clark, all of Vancouver, who left for Victoria on Wednesday morning.”

“United States Census, 1930”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XC3S-MG7 : 8 December 2015), James A Mcmillan, 1930.

“United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKCC-HPVN : 9 April 2016), James Alexander McMillan, 27 Apr 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JL26-N6F : 20 May 2014), James  Mcmillan, Nov 1986; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

“United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVS1-DY9Z : 4 September 2015), James A Mcmillan, Pacific, Washington, United States, 26 Nov 1986; from “Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 – Today),” database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Seattle Post-Intelligencer, born-digital text.

“United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVS1-2WNJ : 4 September 2015), James A Mc Millan, Pacific, Washington, United States, 26 Nov 1986; from “Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 – Today),” database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Seattle Post-Intelligencer, born-digital text.

James A. McMillan, Seattle Times, November 21, 1986, page E3: “James A. McMillan, 92. Beloved father of Loreen E. Husseman, of Seattle; James I. McMillan, of Alaska; Jane E. Smith, of Seattle. Brother of Robert D. McMillan, of Vancouver, B.C. Grandfather of James E. Egan, Linda J. Johnson, Debra McMillan, Brice McMillan and Suzanne Parker. Great-grandfather of Ian Redd and Maxwell Parker. Also father-in-law of Jim Husseman and Jerry Smith. Member of Glen Avon Masonic Lodge, Duluth, Minn. And the Magnolia Presbyterian Church. Memorial service Monday, 2 p.m., at the Magnolia Presbyterian Church, 3051 28th Ave. W. Remembrances suggested to Medic One. Arrangements: Bleitz Funeral Home.”

 

James Dugald McNiven (father of Edna Vera McNiven)

“Canada Census, 1891,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MWKC-TKB : 13 November 2014), Jas D Mcniven, Ward 2, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada; Public Archives, Ottawa, Ontario; Library and Archives Canada film number 30953_148098.

B.C. Voters List 1898 – McL to McQ; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canbc/vote1898/votemcl.htm: “McNiven, James Dougald, 6 Douglas St, Compositor, VicC.”

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-BV9 : 13 November 2014), James D Mcniven, D, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 10, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~canbc/1901vic_cen/div01/d01p10.htm.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8H-DQX : 21 January 2016), James Dugald Mcniven and Florence Butler, 11 May 1896; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11368, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,525.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLLT-JGD : 30 September 2015), James Dugald Mcniven, 1936.

“Death Calles J.D. M’Niven; Former Deputy Minister of Labor for B.C. Succumbs—Funeral Tuesday,” Victoria Daily Colonist, July 18, 1936, pages 1, 3. [Page 3 includes photograph of J.D. McNiven.]

James Dugald McNiven, death notice, Victoria Daily Colonist, July 18, 1936, page 16.

 

Florence Butler (mother of Edna Vera McNiven)

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-BVS : 13 November 2014), Florence Mcniven in household of James D Mcniven, D, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 10, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

 

Edna Vera McNiven (wife of James Alexander McMillan)

Edna Vera McNiven, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps03/ps03_465.htm: “Birth: 5 Apr 1898, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; Death 23 Apr 1971, Seattle, King, Washington, USA.”

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVK-BVQ : 13 November 2014), Edna V Mcniven in household of James D Mcniven, D, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 10, 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:JDDQ-R83 : 21 January 2016), James Alexander Mcmillan and Edna Vera Mcniven, 10 Jun 1920; citing Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B12904, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,032,873.

“United States Census, 1930”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XC3S-MGW : 8 December 2015), Edna V Mcmillan in entry for James A Mcmillan, 1930.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JL19-V35 : 19 May 2014), Edna  Mcmillan, Apr 1971; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

Edna V. McMillan, death notice, Seattle Times, April 25, 1971, page F16: “McMillan, Edna V. Beloved wife of James A. Mother of James L., Jane E. Fleury and Mrs. James Hesseman, all Seattle. Sister of Dr. Lloyd McNiven, Victoria, B.C. Also five grandchildren. Member of the Magnolia Presbyterian Church and the Eastern Star, Duluth, Minn. Memorial services Tuesday 3 p.m. at Magnolia Presbyterian Church. The family suggests remembrances to the Heart or Cancer Fund. Bleitz Funeral Home.”

 

Joseph McRae McMillan (son of John McMillan)

Joseph McRae McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_351.htm: “Birth 10 Dec 1895, Cloverdale, British Columbia, Canada; Death 27 Nov 1956, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1895-09-472066; Joseph McRae McMillan; date of birth: December 10, 1895; page of birth: Cloverdale; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/004401551/004401551_01705.jpg.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HL4 : 13 November 2014), Jos Mcc Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=29&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Jos.+MaC%3F+McMillan.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2Q7 : 2 March 2015), Joseph Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 1-18, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,661.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8Y-71D : 21 January 2016), Joseph Mcrae Mcmillan and Helen Victoria Mcrae, 05 Mar 1927; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13753, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,506.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRK-V2Q : 30 September 2015), Joseph Mcrae Mcmillan, 1956.

Joseph M. McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Province, November 29, 1956, page 39; Vancouver Sun, November 29, 1956, page 36; https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=_ztlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=wYkNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1210%2C6033682: “McMillan—Passed away Nov. 27, 1956, Joseph M. McMillan in his 61st year. Late residence 1107 W. 33rd Ave. Survived by his loving sister, Mrs. I.C. McNair, Vancouver; 5 brothers, David, White Rock; John A., Port Alberni; James A., Seattle, Wash.; Robert d, and Samuel R., both of Vancouver. Also several nieces and nephews. Funeral service Friday, Nov. 30 at 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Chimes, Harron Bros. Ltd., 10th Ave. and Ontario St., Rev. A.M. Little officiating., Interment Family Plot, Mountain View Cemetery.”

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-QL3Z : 13 December 2015), Joseph Mcrae McMillan, 1956; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26303478, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26303478.

 

Helen Victoria Mcrae (wife of Joseph McRae McMillan)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JD8X-Y34 : 21 January 2016), John Mcrae and Ambie Mcrae, 21 Oct 1895; citing , British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11382, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,975.

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-SX5 : 13 November 2014), Ambie Mcrae in household of John Mcrae, C, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 2, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRB-SX5 : 30 September 2015), Ambie Saunders Mcrae, 1961.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVK9-GR72 : 11 July 2016), Ambie Saunders McRae McRae, 1961; Burial, Agassiz, Fraser Valley Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Kent Municipal Cemetery; citing record ID 33541018, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=33541018.

Helen Victoria McRae, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps06/ps06_498.htm: “Birth 23 Mar 1901, Agassiz, British Columbia, Canada; Death 3 Jul 1946, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVV-SXY : 13 November 2014), Nellie Mcrae in household of John Mcrae, C, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 2, 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:JD8Y-71C : 21 January 2016), Joseph Mcrae Mcmillan and Helen Victoria Mcrae, 05 Mar 1927; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13753, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,506.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLLW-XFN : 30 September 2015), Helen Victoria Mcmillan, 1946.

Helen McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Sun, July 4, 1946, page 17: “McMillan—Passed away in Vancouver, July 3, 1946, Helen McMillan, in her 46th year, late residence 2612 Yukon. Survived by her husband, Joseph; her mother; 3 sisters and 3 brothers. Funeral service Friday, July 5, at 11 a.m., from the Chapel of Chimes, Harron Bros. Ltd., 55 E. 10th Ave. Cremation.”

 

Robert Daniel McMillan (son of John McMillan)

Robert Daniel Alfred McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps04/ps04_256.htm: “Birth 5 Mar 1898, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death 12 Dec 1991, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1898-09-118661; Robert Daniel McMillan; date of birth: March 5, 1898; place of birth: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/004401568/004401568_01321.jpg.

British Columbia Baptisms; Robert Daniel McMillan; BC Archives Microfilm Number:B16236; date of baptism: April 17, 1898; place of baptism: Vancouver; Father: John Unknown; Denomination: First United; Church Name: First Presbyterian Church; Birth Date: March 5, 1897 [sic].

“Canada Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KHVJ-HLC : 13 November 2014), Robt D Mcmillan in household of Jno Mcmillan, D, Burrard, British Columbia, Canada; citing p. 1, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census/View.jsp?id=60117&highlight=31&desc=1901+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Robt.+D%2C+McMillan.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2QW : 2 March 2015), Robert Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 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, Robt Daniel McMillan (indexed as in household of Eliz McMillan (indexed as Eloy McMillan); transcribed in census as in household of Tho Seaborn McNair (indexed as Tho Katrina McNan); Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, 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; Registration Number: 1991-09-023471; Robert Daniel McMillan; date of death: December 12, 1991; place of death: Vancouver; age: 93; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1991023471.jpg; medical certificate of death: http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1991023471M.jpg.

 

Edith Marion Price (wife of Robert Daniel McMillan)

Edith Marion Price, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps03/ps03_257.htm: “Birth 31 Jan 1907, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales; Death 3 May 1964, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTV-RDX : 30 September 2015), Edith Marion Mcmillan, 1964.

 

Alfred McMillan (son of John McMillan)

Alfred McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps02/ps02_466.htm: “Birth 1 Nov 1899, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Death 1 Jul 1900, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1899-09-119266; Alfred McMillan; date of birth: November 1, 1899; place of birth: Vancouver.

British Columbia Baptisms; BC Archives Microfilm Number: B16236; Alfred Mcmillan; date of baptism June 1900; place of baptism: Vancouver; Father: John Unknown; Mother: Elizabeth Morton; Denomination: First United; Church Name: First Presbyterian Church; Birth Date: November 1, 1899.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKB-FM7 : 30 September 2015), Alfred Mcmillan, 1900.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVV5-Q2YJ : 13 December 2015), Alfred McMillan, 1900; Burial, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada, Mountain View Cemetery; citing record ID 26263172, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=26263172.

 

Samuel Rutherford McMillan (son of John McMillan)

Samuel Rutherford McMillan, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps05/ps05_094.htm: “Birth 11 Dec 1902, North Vancouver (Moodyville), British Columbia, Canada; Death 16 Apr 1979, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.”

British Columbia Birth Registrations; Registration Number: 1902-09-546474; Samuel Rutherford McMillan; date of birth: Decewmber 11, 1902; place of birth: Moodyville; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/004401556/004401556_00183.jpg.

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV95-M2Q4 : 2 March 2015), Samuel Macmillan in entry for Elizabeth Macmillan, 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, Sam Rutherford McMillan (indexed as Sam Roberts McMillan) in household of Eliz McMillan (indexed as Eloy McMillan); transcribed in census as in household of Tho Seaborn McNair (indexed as Tho Katrina McNan); Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 18; Census Place: Ward 1, Vancouver Centre, British Columbia; 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: 1935-09-428325; Samuel R. Mcmillan and Ethel Whitby; date of marriage: September 25, 1935; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/MRG/MRG_1935428325.jpg. [Note: marriage dissolved at Vancouver, B.C. on May 8th, 1942. File No. D.C.O. 4251—June 6th, 1942.]

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1M-8CM : 30 September 2015), Samuel Rutherford Mcmillan, 1979.

Samuel Rutherford McMillan, death notice, Vancouver Express (paper while Vancouver Sun and Vancouver Province were on strike), April 23, 1979, page B-5: “McMillan—Samuel Rutherford passed away peacefully in Vancouver, B.C. on April 16, 1979, aged 76 years. Survived by brothers Robert D. of Vancouver, and James A. of Seattle; and many nieces and nephews. Arrangements by First Memorial Society. No service by request.”

 

Ethel Whitby (wife of Samuel Rutherford McMillan)

Ethel Whitby, http://www.hardtocomeby.com/family-tree-files/ps08/ps08_058.htm: “Birth 1908, Cheadle, Cheshire, Engalnd; Occupation telephone operator (1935).”

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL5W-D4G : 30 September 2015), Margaret Whitby, 1957. (mother of Ethel Whitby).

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2FV1-GV6 : 1 October 2014), Ethel Whitby, 1908; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Bucklow, Cheshire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MR-126D : 2 February 2016), Walter Whitby and Helen McKenzie Mills, 1938. (brother of Ethel Whitby)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBV-99R : 30 September 2015), Walter Whitby, 1973.

Henderson’s Edmonton city directory, 1953, page 742; http://peel.library.ualberta.ca/bibliography/2962.47/742.html: Grant, Donald (Ethel) Army, h 14003 104A Ave

 

Walter Whitby (brother of Ethel Whitby)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MR-126D : 2 February 2016), Walter Whitby and Helen McKenzie Mills, 1938.