Williamson, Allan Thomas Little (1882-1955)

Allan Thomas Little Williamson was an accountant and bank manager. He lived at 1931 Nelson Street in 1919.

He was born on October 14, 1882, born in Grenville, Quebec. His father was Thomas Hugh Williamson (born 1854 in Quebec); his mother was Mary J. Little (born 1856 in Ontario). Thomas and Mary were married in Ottawa, Ontario on December 7, 1881.

In 1899, he enrolled as a recruit in Canadian Volunteers for Active Service in the war in South Africa. He returned to Canada, and by 1901 he was living in Ottawa, Ontario, working as a clerk with the Bank of Ottawa.

On September 14, 1909, in Ottawa, he married Ethel Emma Mcconnell. She was born on December 17, 1883, in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario; her father was Rinaldo Mcconnell (born 1852 in Mattawa, Ontario); her mother was Emman Vaughan (born September 8, 1861, in Van Kleek Hill, Ontario).

About a year after their marriage, Allan and Ethel had their first child, Donald McConnell Williamson, who was born in Ottawa on August 22, 1910.

Allan first appeared in Vancouver in 1910, working with Walter Hayes and Co., who were commission merchants and importers. In1912, he was an accountant with the Bank of Ottawa. About 1914, Allan and Emma had a daughter, Glenn T. Williamson. By 1916, Allan was the manager of the Bank of Ottawa’s branch in Vancouver.

About 1919, the family moved to Seattle, Washington. They were still living in Seattle in 1930.

Allan died at Fort Steilacoom, in Washington State, on June 25, 1955. Ethel died on October 5, 1975, in Shasta, California.

Allan and Ethel had two children:

Donald McConnell Williamson

Donald was born in Ottawa, Ontario, on August 22, 1910. In 1940, He was an explosives salesman. He was married to Sallie Sue White. Their daughter, Sue Allen Williamson, was born in Washington State about 1940. Donald appears to have died in 1967. Sallie Sue appears to have died in 1994.

Glenn T. Williamson

Glenn was born in Canada (probably Vancouver) possibly on February 20, 1915. In 1940, she was a clerk with Columbia Steele Co.  in Seattle, Washington. On November 29, 1964, in Shasta, California, she married James Leonard Gates. James was born on July 31, 1903; he died in Hyampom, Trinity, California on January 16, 1985. Glenn appears to have died on April 6, 1988, in Jefferson County, Washington.

Sources

Allan Thomas Little Williamson

“Canada Census, 1891,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MWP9-NTR : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Allan Thos L Williamson, Grenville Village, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada.

South African Forces file Allan Thomas Little Williamson, Regimental Number: 7561; Regiment: Royal Canadian Regiment of Infantry; Reference: RG 38, A-1-a, volume 113; Microfilm reel number: T-2090; http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/south-african-war/001002-119.01-e.php?&id=38-13143&interval=20&&PHPSESSID=13n3aaln5t02abv2lq07vqkct4

Ottawa City Directory, 1901, Might Directories, page 468, http://archive.org/stream/ottawacitydirect1901mighuoft#page/468/mode/1up, Williamson, Allan T L, clk Bank of Ottawa, b. 376 Cooper.

Ottawa City Directory, 1909, Might Directories, page 670, http://archive.org/stream/ottawadirec190900midiuoft#page/n685/mode/1up ; W illiamson, Allen T., rms 119 Cooper.

“Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSZL-K43 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Allan Thos Little Williamson and Ethel Emma Mccornell, 1909.

“Washington, Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3BR-MM7 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Allan T.L. Williamson, 25 Jun 1955.

“California, Death Index, 1940-1997,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VP65-R5L : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Ethel E Williamson, 1975.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JL1C-WZQ : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Ethel Williamson, October 1975.

Donald Mcconnell Williamson

“Ontario Births, 1869-1912,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FMH8-5BH : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Donald McConnell Williamson, 1910.

“United States Census, 1940,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K933-BY1 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Don M Williamson, 1940., familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-27872-3316-40?cc=2000219&wc=M9Q8-GYK:1215133073

Donald McConnell Williamson (1910-1967), http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2592715&id=I541445794

Sallie Sue White (1912-1994)(married to Donald McConnell Williamson), http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2592715&id=I541445795

Glenn T. Williamson

“United States Census, 1930,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XC36-1HB : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Glenn T Williamson in entry for Allen T L Williamson, 1930.

“United States Census, 1940,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K93X-JVC : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Glenn Williamson in entry for Allen Williamson, 1940.; https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1961-27873-7919-59?cc=2000219&wc=M9Q8-R32:506345827

“California, Marriage Index, 1960-1985,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V6FM-5DB : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James L Gates and Glenn T Williamson, 1964.

“California, Marriage Index, 1960-1985,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V624-N8Z : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James L Gates and Glenn T Shor, 1964.

“United States Census, 1910,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MLYF-6C9 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James Gates in entry for Alford Gates, 1910.

“United States Census, 1920,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHW7-D5T : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James L Gates in entry for Mrs. Mamie Gates, 1920.

“United States Census, 1930,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XCXB-PHS : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James L Gates, 1930.

“United States Census, 1940,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K96F-VP5 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James L Gates, 1940.

“California, Death Index, 1940-1997,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VGP9-ZFT : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James Leonard Gates, 1985.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JGWG-WP1 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), James Gates, January 1985.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JLYR-X66 : accessed 20 Aug 2013), Glenn T Gates, 6 April 1998.

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