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Janet Kerr Wilson[1, 2]

Female 1864 - 1924  (60 years)


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  • Name Janet Kerr Wilson 
    Born 28 May 1864  Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 1883  [5
    Name Janet Kerr Hounam 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-52900 
    Died 13 Dec 1924  [3, 4
    Cause: breast cancer (1 y 6 m) 
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I52900  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Father James Wilson,   b. Abt 1834, Of, Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth "Bessie" "Betsy" Whillans,   b. CA 1834, Of, Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 8 Jun 1855  Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F13663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father James Wilson,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Betsy Whilans,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F281796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joseph E. Hounam,   b. 6 Apr 1855, Langholm, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1936  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 29 Nov 1884  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Bessie Hounam,   b. 28 Sep 1885, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1966  (Age 80 years)
     2. John Hounam,   b. 9 Apr 1887, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Hounam,   b. 26 Mar 1890, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1938  (Age 48 years)
     4. James Hounam,   b. 21 Jan 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Thomas Hounam,   b. 20 Jan 1893, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Joseph Hounam,   b. 8 Jul 1897, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Ernest Hounam,   b. 12 Apr 1898, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Andrew Hounam,   b. 29 Mar 1900, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1985  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F13661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Bessie Hounam Age: 23 Father: Joseph Hounam Mother: Janet Wilson Born: abt 1885 Spouse: David Galloway Dickson Age: 24 Father: Henry Dickson Mother: Jane Galloway married 17 Nov 1908 married: Waterloo

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 011732-84.
      Joseph E. Hounam, 27, occ. Spinner, b. Scotland, res. Galt, son of John Hounam and Mary Newel, mar. Janet K. Wilson, 20, b. Scotland, res. Galt, daughter of Jas. Wilson and Betsy Whilans, Witness(s): Mrs. John Thomson and Jane Alexander, both of Ayr, 29 Nov 1884 at Ayr

    3. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      In memory of/ Joseph E. Hounam/ born in Langholm/ Scotland Apr.6,1855/ died Aug.12,1936/ Janet Kerr Wilson/ beloved wife of/ Joseph E. Hounam/ died Dec.13,1924/ in her 60th year/ Native of Hawick, Scotland/

    4. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Janet Houman Death Date: Dec 1924 Death Location: Waterloo Born: abt 1865 Birth Location: Scotland d/o of James Wilson and Bessie Whellan

    5. [S259] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1901, Galt (Town/Ville) C-3 Page 7.

    6. [S2190] Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1864-1950.
      Name: Janet Wilson
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 28 May 1865
      Birthplace: HAWICK,ROXBURGH,SCOTLAND
      Father's Name: James Wilson
      Mother's Name: Elizabeth Whillans

      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11789-1
      System Origin: Scotland-ODM
      GS Film number: 6035516

    7. [S1788] Scotland Marriages, 1561-1910.
      Name: James Wilson
      Spouse's Name: Betsy Willan
      Event Date: 08 Jun 1855
      Event Place: Hawick,Roxburgh,Scotland

      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M11789-1
      System Origin: Scotland-ODM
      GS Film number: 6035516

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 May 1864 - Hawick, , Roxburgh, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Nov 1884 - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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