Payne, Robert Alexander (1880-1970)

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 894.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 894.

Robert Alexander Payne was a police officer who lived at 1837 Morton Avenue in 1915 and 1916.

Robert Alexander Payne was born on July 12, 1880, in London, England. His parents were Joseph Payne (1845-1917) and Margaret Lee Blake Bentham (1848-1919).

In April 1909, in Kingsbridge, Devon, Robert married Mary Tudor Webb.

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette (Exeter, England), Issue 19466, April 16, 1909, page 11.

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, Devon and Exeter Daily Gazette (Exeter, England), Issue 19466, April 16, 1909, page 11.

Mary Webb was born in Kingsbridge, Devon, on October 23, 1881. Her parents were Dr. William Henry Webb (1853-1911) and Florence Phoebe Hounsham (1848-1895).

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Essex Standard, West Suffolk Gazette, and Eastern Counties' Advertiser (Colchester, England), Issue 2424, May 25, 1877; page 8.

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Essex Standard, West Suffolk Gazette, and Eastern Counties’ Advertiser (Colchester, England), Issue 2424, May 25, 1877; page 8.

Florence Webb died in 1895.

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Morning Post (London, England), Issue 38329, April 15, 1895, page 1.

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries, The Morning Post (London, England), Issue 38329, April 15, 1895, page 1.

Robert and Mary lived in England until about 1912.

 

Arrival in Vancouver

Robert first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1914. He was living at 1026 Richards Street, and he was a City of Vancouver policeman. He lived at the following addresses in Vancouver.

1914 1026 Richards Street
1915 and 1916 1837 Morton Avenue
1917 No address under Vancouver names (active service)
1918 Not listed under Vancouver names
1919 232 West 25th Avenue
1920 to 1938 3641 West 14th Avenue
1939 3978 West 12th Avenue
1940 3276 West 20th Avenue
1941 Not listed under Vancouver names

On June 7, 1915, in Vernon, British Columbia, he enlisted with Canadian Expeditionary Force to serve during the First World War. After about three years of service, including a period in France, he was discharged on August 26, 1918, as medically unfit.

After the war he returned to work as a Vancouver city policeman. He retired about 1937.

Robert and Mary later lived on Galiano Island and on Salt Spring Island.

Mary died in Ganges, on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, on May 26, 1959.

Robert died in Richmond, British Columbia, on August 12, 1970.

Robert and Mary had the following children.

 

David Alexander Blake Payne

David Alexander Blake Payne was born in April 5, 1910 in Bodmin, Cornwall.

He became an officer with the British Columbia Police.

On April 9, 1938, in Vancouver, he married Dorothy Noelle Mills, who was a stenographer. She was born in Belleville, Ontario, on December 20, 1914. Her parents were Roland Manfred Mills and Florence Thompson.

David died in Burnaby, British Columbia on October 3, 1954. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby.

Dorothy died in Burnaby on April 17, 1992.

 

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne was born in England on April 21, 1912.

He was killed in a flying accident on February 14, 1943.

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne, obituary; undated newspaper clipping – from the Vancouver Sun, reproduced at http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/2668051.

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne, obituary; undated newspaper clipping – from the Vancouver Sun, reproduced at http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/2668051.

Payne Bay, on the west side of Galiano Island, is named after him.

 

Mary Jocelyn Blake Payne

Mary Jocelyn Blake Payne was born in Bodmin, Cornwall, England in 1912. (She was sometimes called “Jocelyn.”)

On April 23, 1936, in Vancouver, she married Mervyn Lionel Bielby Ball, who was an assistant estates officer. He was born about 1913 in Muswell Hill, Middlesex, England. His parents were Lionel Edwin Ball and Ethel Susan Bielby.

In 1955, Mervyn and Mary (Jocelyn) were living on Telegraph Bay Road, in Victoria, British Columbia.

Victoria City and Vancouver Island Directory, 1955, page 13 [edited image].

Victoria City and Vancouver Island Directory, 1955, page 13 [edited image].

Peter Blake Payne

Peter Blake Payne was born in Vancouver on December 29, 1921.

On March 16, 1942, in Vancouver, he married Helen Arlene Pederson, who was a telephone operator. She was born in Pasadena, California on March 10, 1923. Her parents were Niels Lavina Pederson and Rita Grace Ashwood.

Peter died on November 29, 1986, in Sechelt, British Columbia.

Helen died in September 1998.

 

Sources

Joseph Payne (father of Robert Alexander Payne)

Joseph Payne (b. 1845); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0352.html: “Joseph Payne (son of Joseph Payne and Elizabeth M.) was born 1845 in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England. He married Margaret Lee Blake Bentham, daughter of Robert Bentham and Euphan Lee.”

Joseph Payne (1845–); Birth 1845, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England; Death Unknown (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NH9-RWJ : 1 October 2014), Joseph Payne, 1844; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRN5-DFF : 24 July 2015), Joseph Payne in entry for Thomas R Marrison, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27D-3KR4 : 18 August 2016), Joseph Payne, Walthamstow, Essex, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 46, Piece/Folio 1731/122, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,666.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q6ZM-6ZM : 15 October 2015), Joseph Payne, Finchley, Middlesex, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Middlesex county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9X5-HK2 : 29 August 2015), Joseph Payne, Sutton, Surrey, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Carshalton subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW89-8M9 : 20 January 2015), Joseph Payne, Carshalton, Sutton, Surrey, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JWY-LC9 : 31 December 2014), Joseph Payne, 1917; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Epsom, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Margaret Lee Blake Bentham (mother of Robert Alexander Payne)

Margaret Lee Blake Bentham (b. 1848); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0353.html: “Margaret Lee Blake Bentham (daughter of Robert Bentham and Euphan Lee) was born 1848 in Stepney, Middlesex, England.She married Joseph Payne, son of Joseph Payne and Elizabeth M.”

Margaret Lee Blake Bentham (1848–); Birth 1848, Stepney, Middlesex, England; Death Unknown (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NQ1-219 : 1 October 2014), Margaret Lee Blake Bentham, 1848; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Stepney, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRN5-DCS : 24 July 2015), Margaret L B Bentham in entry for Robert Bentham, 1871.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27D-3KRB : 18 August 2016), Margaret Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Walthamstow, Essex, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 46, Piece/Folio 1731/122, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,666.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q6ZM-JZM : 15 October 2015), Margaret Lex Blake Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Finchley, Middlesex, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Middlesex county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9X5-HKL : 29 August 2015), Margaret Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Sutton, Surrey, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Carshalton subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW89-8MS : 20 January 2015), Margaret Payne, Carshalton, Sutton, Surrey, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JCY-36W : 31 December 2014), Margaret L B Payne, 1919; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Epsom, Surrey, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Robert Alexander Payne

Robert Alexander Payne (b. July 12, 1880, d. August 12, 1970); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0033.html: “Robert Alexander Payne (son of Joseph Payne and Margaret Lee Blake Bentham) was born July 12, 1880 in Walthampstow, Essex, England, and died August 12, 1970 in Richmond, BC.He married Mary Tudor Webb, daughter of William Henry Webb and Florence P.”

Robert Alexander Payne (1880–1970); Birth 12 JUL 1880, Walthampstow, Essex, England; Death 12 AUG 1970, Richmond, BC (ancestry.ca).

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NFL2-67H : 6 December 2014), Robert Alexander Payne, 1880; citing , reference – 2:311WXT0; FHL microfilm 1,564,165.

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JQSR-ZP8 : 6 December 2014), Robert Alexander Payne, 03 Oct 1880; citing , reference It.4 p26; FHL microfilm 1,564,165.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XNB-YL8 : 1 October 2014), Robert Alexander Payne, 1880; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, West Ham, Essex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

Ancestry.com. England & Wales, Christening Index, 1530-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2008. Original data: Genealogical Society of Utah. British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd Edition. Salt Lake City, Utah: Intellectual Reserve, copyright 2002. Used by permission. Name: Robert Alexander Payne; Gender: Male; Christening Age: 0; Birth Date: 12 Jul 1880; Christening Date: 3 Oct 1880; Christening Place: Walthamstow, Essex, England; Father: Joseph Payne; Mother: Margaret Lee Blake Payne.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27D-3KT6 : 18 August 2016), Robert A Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Walthamstow, Essex, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 46, Piece/Folio 1731/122, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,666.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q6ZM-23Z : 15 October 2015), Robert Alexander Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Finchley, Middlesex, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Middlesex county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9X5-HKG : 29 August 2015), Robert A Payne in household of Joseph Payne, Sutton, Surrey, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Carshalton subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DN5-Z1V : 13 December 2014), Robert Alexander Payne, 1909; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1909, quarter 2, vol. 5B, p. 439, Kingsbridge, Devon, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7LG-G2J : 20 January 2015), Robert Alexander Payne, Bodmin Borough, Kingberry Bodmin, Cornwall, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

Canadian Expeditionary Force; Name: Payne, Robert Alexander; Regimental Number: 442460; Date of Birth: 12/07/1882; Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 7672 – 17; Item Number: 570765; 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=570765.

1921 Canada Census; Robert Payne [indexed as John Payne]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 17; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLYJ-W54 : 30 September 2015), Robert Alexander Payne, 1970; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/2422e68a-ec37-406c-afdc-01d08087c217.

Robert Alexander Payne, Vancouver Sun, August 13, 1970, page 40; Vancouver Province, August 13, 1970, page 26: “Payne—In hospital on August 12, 1970, Robert Alexander Payne, aged 90 years, of 743 Lindsay Rd., Richmond. Served with the 29th Battalion C.E.F. in First World War. Survived by 1 daughter, Mrs. M.L. B. (Jocelyn) Ball, Victoria, 1 son, Staff Sergeant P.B. Payne, Richmond, 12 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. Funeral service August 14, at 10:30 a.m., in the chapel of Richmond Funeral Home, 842 Cambie Rd., Richmond, Rev. J. Patrick officiating. Cremation. Flowers gratefully declined.”

 

William Henry Webb (father of Mary Tudor Webb)

William Henry Webb (b. 1853); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0324.html: “William Henry Webb (son of Mary Tudor Dawes) was born 1853 in Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales. He married (1) Florence P.He married (2) Maud.”

William Henry Webb, https://sites.google.com/site/smithsplus/home/stanford/johnpascall/johnpascall1699/melchisedekpascall1722/williampascall1751/catherinepascall1788/williamwebb1824/williamhenrywebb1852: “Born: 1852; Married: Florence Phoebe Hounsham; Died: 1911.

“England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JMXS-5QV : 30 December 2014), Mary Tudor Dawes, 09 Mar 1825; citing WELLINGTON,SHROPSHIRE,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 503,537, 503,538, 503,539, 503,540.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DQM-SWL : 13 December 2014), Mary Tudor Dawes, 1851; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1851, quarter 4, vol. 18, p. 194, Newport (Shropshire), Shropshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DQS-X8T : 13 December 2014), William Webb, 1851; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1851, quarter 4, vol. 18, p. 194, Newport (Shropshire), Shropshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2N7K-DPL : 1 October 2014), William Henry Webb, 1853; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Corwen, Merionethshire, Wales, citing General Register Office, Southport, England. (possible connection)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2D5S-VCK : 13 December 2014), William Henry Webb, 1877; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1877, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 618, Hackney, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27X-MW7D : 18 August 2016), Willm Hy Webb, Kingsbridge, Devon, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 5, Piece/Folio 2183/6, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,772.

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NN17-B1L : 10 December 2014), William Henry Webb and Maud Lizard, 03 Jun 1897; citing St. Luke’S Church, Battersea, Surrey, England, reference 209; FHL microfilm 2,214,354.

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2NTQ-ZHD : 31 December 2014), William H Webb, 1911; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Kingsbridge, Devon, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Florence Phoebe Hounsham (mother of Mary Tudor Webb)

Florence P (b. 1854); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-1832.html: Florence P was born 1854 in Brighton, Sussex, England. She married William Henry Webb, son of Mary Tudor Dawes.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2N7T-8TW : 1 October 2014), Florence Phoebe Hounsham, 1848; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Brighton, Sussex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1871”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VFNZ-X32 : 22 July 2015), Florence P Hounsham, 1871.

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2D5M-PDJ : 13 December 2014), Florence Phoebe Hounsham, 1877; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1877, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 618, Hackney, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1881,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27X-MWW9 : 18 August 2016), Florence P Webb in household of Willm Hy Webb, Kingsbridge, Devon, England; from “1881 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 5, Piece/Folio 2183/6, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,772.

 

“England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2JGB-53F : 31 December 2014), Florence Phoebe Webb, 1895; from “England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Death, Kingsbridge, Devon, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

 

Maude Lizard (wife of Willliam Henry Webb)

“England Marriages, 1538–1973  ,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NN17-B1K : 10 December 2014), William Henry Webb and Maud Lizard, 03 Jun 1897; citing St. Luke’S Church, Battersea, Surrey, England, reference 209; FHL microfilm 2,214,354.

 

 

Mary Tudor Webb

Mary Tudor Webb (b. 1882, d. May 26, 1959); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0034.html: “Mary Tudor Webb (daughter of William Henry Webb and Florence P) was born 1882 in Kingsbridge, Devon, England, and died May 26, 1959 in Ganges, Salt Spring Island, BC. She married Robert Alexander Payne, son of Joseph Payne and Margaret Lee Blake Bentham.”

Mary Tudor Webb (1882–1959); Birth 1882, Kingsbridge, Devon, England; Death 26 MAY 1959, Ganges, Salt Spring Island, BC (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DNR-PZN : 13 December 2014), Mary Tudor Webb, 1909; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1909, quarter 2, vol. 5B, p. 439, Kingsbridge, Devon, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7LG-G2V : 20 January 2015), Mary Tudor Payne, Bodmin Borough, Kingberry Bodmin, Cornwall, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLL-LTH : 27 December 2014), Mary Tudor Payne, Jun 1918; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4757, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census; Mary T. Payne in household of Robert Payne [indexed as John Payne]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 17; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLR3-LBP : 30 September 2015), Mary Tudor Payne, 1959; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/7e989ded-3daa-482e-857e-589b5310eb8b.

Grace [sic] Tudor Payne, death notice, Vancouver Province, May 29, 1959, page 30: “Payne—In Ganges, B.C., on May 26, 1959, Grace [sic] Tudor Payne, beloved wife of Robert Alexander Payne of Ganges. Born in Devon, England, and a resident of Ganges for seven years. Besides her husband, survived by 1 son, Peter Blake Payne of Sechelt, B.C.; 1 daughter, Mrs. Mary Jocelyn Blake Ball of Vancouver; also 11 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Funeral service in St. John’s Church, Victoria, on Friday, May 29, at 3:15 p.m. Cremation. Hayward’s B.C. Funeral Co., directors.”

 

David Alexander Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne)

David Alexander Blake Payne (b. April 05, 1910, d. October 03, 1954); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0005.html: “David Alexander Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb) was born April 05, 1910 in Bodmin ,Cornwall, England, and died October 03, 1954 in 3165 Ewart St South Burnaby, BC.He married Dorothy Noelle Mills on April 09, 1938 in Vancouver., daughter of Roland Manfred Mills and Florence Thompson.”

David Alexander Blake Payne (1910–1954); Birth 05 APR 1910, Bodmin, Cornwall, England; Death 03 OCT 1954, 3165 Ewart St South Burnaby, BC (ancestry.ca).

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2F2Z-ZCF : 1 October 2014), David Alexander B Payne, 1910; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Bodmin, Cornwall, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7LG-G2K : 20 January 2015), David Alexander Blake Payne, Bodmin Borough, Kingberry Bodmin, Cornwall, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLL-LTC : 27 December 2014), David Alex Palake Payne, Jun 1918; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4757, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census; David A.B. Payne [indexed as David A.G. Payne] in household of Robert Payne [indexed as John Payne]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 17; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2MR-1SMF : 2 February 2016), David Alexander Blake Payne and Dorothy Noelle Mills, 1938.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLR8-LBX : 30 September 2015), David Alexander Blake Payne, 1954; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/81e19ac1-bb46-4de0-ad89-b307fc615a8d.

 

Dorothy Noelle Mills (wife of David Alexander Blake Payne)

Dorothy Noelle Mills (b. December 20, 1914, d. April 17, 1992); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0004.html: “Dorothy Noelle Mills (daughter of Roland Manfred Mills and Florence Thompson) was born December 20, 1914 in Belleville Ontario, and died April 17, 1992 in Burnaby, BC. She married (1) David Alexander Blake Payne on April 09, 1938 in Vancouver, son of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb. She married (2) Roland Alfred Bendy on January 03, 1964.”

Dorothy Noelle Bendy (nee: Mills, formerly: Payne); by Jan Grantham, November 14, 2016; http://sunshineandbirdsong.blogspot.ca/2016/11/dorothy-noelle-bendy-nee-mills-formerly.html. Includes family history.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK6P-JM3Q : 13 April 2017), Dorothy Noelle Bendy, 1992; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/1868d4df-2319-463d-b48d-64ad4c9f45b2; medical certificate of death: http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/6df6ecd0-b001-4cbf-b053-4c2a52834cae.

 

Ronald Alfred Bendy (husband of Dorothy Noelle Mills)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1F-V4L : 8 November 2017), Ronald Alfred Bendy, 1982; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/33212660-baa5-4094-9f34-72bc93e281c9.

 

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne)

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne (b. 1912, d. 1943); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0037.html: “Humphrey Owen Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb) was born 1912, and died 1943 in Died in World War 2 in England.”

Humphrey Owen Blake Payne (1912–1943); Birth 1912; Death 1943, Died in World War 2 in England (ancestry.ca).

Payne Bay, Know BC.com; http://knowbc.com/limited/Books/The-Encyclopedia-of-Raincoast-Place-Names/P/Payne-Bay: “Payne Bay (48˚52’00” 123˚23’00” W side of Galiano I, Gulf Is). Flight Sgt Humphrey Owen Blake Payne, who enlisted in the RCAF at Vancouver but was from Galiano I, was killed in action Feb 14, 1943. He was a member of No 406 (Lynx) Squadron, the first Canadian night-fighter unit, which was initially based in Northumberland and equipped with Blenheim and Beaufighter aircraft. Payne is buried at Brookwood Military Cemetery near London, UK.”

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLL-LT8 : 27 December 2014), Henneyshire Overblake Payne, Jun 1918; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4757, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census; Humphrey O. Payne [indexed as Humphrey I. Payne] in household of Robert Payne [indexed as John Payne]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 17; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLYD-D88 : 30 September 2015), Humphrey Owen Blake Payne, 1943; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a9861e57-3c85-4b30-86db-e95c6dda60d2.

Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Humphrey Owen Blake Payne; In memory of Flight Sergeant Humphrey Owen Blake Payne,February 14, 1943; Military Service: Service Number: R/110155; Age: 27; Force: Air Force; Unit: Royal Canadian Air Force; Division: 406 Sqdn.; Additional Information: Son of Robert Alexander and Mary Tudor Payne, of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.; Burial Information: Cemetery: Brookwood Military Cemetery ; Surrey, United Kingdom; Grave Reference: 39. G. 6; http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/2668051.

 

Mary Jocelyn Payne (daughter of Robert Alexander Payne)

Mary Jocelyn Payne (b. 1912); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0035.html: “Mary Jocelyn Payne (daughter of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb) was born 1912. She married Mervyn Ball.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2FPS-PXD : 1 October 2014), Mary J B Payne, 1912; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Bodmin, Cornwall, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLL-LTZ : 27 December 2014), Mary Josline Payne, Jun 1918; citing Immigration, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, T-4757, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census; Mary J. Payne in household of Robert Payne [indexed as John Payne]; Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 12; Census Place: Ward 6, Vancouver, British Columbia; Page Number: 17; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1936-09-434040; Mervyn Lionel Bielby Ball and Mary Jocelyn Blake Payne; date of marriage: April 23, 1936; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a2d25163-aadf-4d75-8a5a-5156f85f2e63.

 

Mervyn Lionel Bielby Ball (husband of Mary Jocelyn Payne)

Mervyn Ball; http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0325.html: “He married Mary Jocelyn Payne, daughter of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb.”

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2FP7-GDP : 1 October 2014), Mervyn E B Ball, 1912; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Edmonton, Middlesex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

London, England; London Metropolitan Archives. Ancestry.com. London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1916 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Name: Meroyn Lionel Bielby Ball; Record Type: Baptism; Baptism Date: 22 Nov 1912; Baptism Place: St James, Muswell Hill, Haringey, England; Father: Lionel Edwin Ball; Mother: Ethel Susan Ball.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number: 1936-09-434040; Mervyn Lionel Bielby Ball and Mary Jocelyn Blake Payne; date of marriage: April 23, 1936; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/a2d25163-aadf-4d75-8a5a-5156f85f2e63.

 

Peter Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne)

Peter Blake Payne (b. 1922, d. November 29, 1986); http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0036.html: “Peter Blake Payne (son of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb) was born 1922, and died November 29, 1986 in Sechelt, BC. He married Helen Pedersen.”

Peter Blake Payne (1922–1986); Birth 1922; Death 29 NOV 1986, Sechelt, BC (ancestry.ca).

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLKY-FSX : 8 November 2017), Peter Blake Payne, 1986; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/Image/Genealogy/c33e23be-0c08-4fbb-b464-ade740a91f03.

 

Helen Pedersen (wife of Peter Blake Payne)

Helen Pedersen; http://www.genealogy.com/ftm/g/r/a/Dave-J-Grantham/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0141.html: “Helen Pedersen died in Sept 1998.She married Peter Blake Payne, son of Robert Alexander Payne and Mary Tudor Webb.”