Family: James B. Wanless/Lily Ada Gordon Hardy (F31)

m. 1 Aug 1903


Family Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • James B. WanlessFather | Male
    James B. Wanless

    Born  Jul 1865  Hay, Huron Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Feb 1938  Duluth, St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Forest Glen Cemetery, Duluth, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  1 Aug 1903  [1, 2]  Exeter, Hay Twp, Huron Co, Ontario, Canada  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  David Baxter Wanless | F2 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Christiana Deas Bonthron | F2 Group Sheet 

    Lily Ada Gordon HardyMother | Female
    Lily Ada Gordon Hardy

    Born  12 Mar 1873  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Apr 1943  Duluth, St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Duluth, St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Launcelot Hardy | F162 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Eliza Bissett | F162 Group Sheet 

    Ruth Elizabeth WanlessChild 1 | Female
    Ruth Elizabeth Wanless

    Born  2 Sep 1905  St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  14 Dec 1999   
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Ballentine Lightfoot | F161 
    Married  19 Sep 1930  St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Agnes Baxter WanlessChild 2 | Female
    Agnes Baxter Wanless

    Born  22 Jul 1907  St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1961  Duluth, St. Louis Co, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Arthur King | F24 
    Married  Abt 1948   

  • News
    Wanlass family of Duluth tossed in pleasure craft in fifty-mile wind
    Wanlass family of Duluth tossed in pleasure craft in fifty-mile wind
    James B. Wanless family of Duluth nearly sinks while boating on Lake Superior; James swims to shore and returns with lifesaving crew; family nearly dies from hypothermia

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] Wedding invitation, in possession of Richard Lightfoot (Reliability: 3).
      Mr. & Mrs. Launcelot Hardy request the honor of your presence at the marriage of their daughter Lily A. Gordon to Mr. James Wanless on Saturday afternoon August the first 1903 at 2 o'clock at their residence on Main Street, Exeter, Ontario.

    2. [S17] Marriage record.
      James Wanless, B [bachelor] of the city of Duluth, United States, and Lily Ada Gordon Hardy S [spinster] of the village of Exeter, Huron co, Ontario, Canada, married at Exeter on 1 August 1903. Witnesses: N.F. Harrison and Sarah Ann Hardy.