Margaret Wanless

Margaret Wanless

Female 1847 - 1923  (75 years)

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  • Name Margaret Wanless 
    Born 26 Oct 1847  (probably) Barrow, Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    IMMI 12 Jul 1850  USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Jul 12, 1850, ship Rockaway
      departed Liverpool, arrived in New York
      John Monless [Wanless], age 47, farmer
      William, son, 21
      John, son, 17
      George, son, 14
      Andrew, son, 10
      Archibald, son, 7
      Robert, son, 4
      Marg't Wanless, daughter, 2
      Country of Origin: Great Britain, intend to settle in the USA
      Family Identification: 15304593, Microfilm Serial Number: M237, Microfilm Roll Number: 90
      Source: passenger manifest, NY Passenger Lists 182001857 (ancestry.com)
    Census 1851-1861  Caledon Township, Peel Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • with her parents
    Died 1923  [1
    Notes 
    • Twin to Janet
    Person ID I1354  2: George Wanless & Bessie Cairns of Auchope Farm, Yetholm Parish, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2010 

    Father John Wanless,   b. 23 Oct 1802, Auchope, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1898, Erin Township, Wellington Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Mother Isabella Buckham,   b. 1804, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1849, Barrow, Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 9 May 1828  Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Family ID F606  Group Sheet

    Family Robert Akitt,   b. 1843,   d. 1919  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1866  Peel Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Catherine Jane Akitt,   b. 1867,   d. 1936  (Age 69 years)
     2. John Wanless Akitt,   b. 1869,   d. 1943  (Age 74 years)
     3. Isabella Margaret Akitt,   b. 1872,   d. 1956  (Age 84 years)
     4. William Raisley Akitt,   b. 1874,   d. 1932  (Age 58 years)
     5. Janet Anne Akitt,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Robert George Akitt,   d. Infant
     7. Mary Maud Anderson Akitt,   b. 1882,   d. 1922  (Age 40 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2004 
    Family ID F451  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    John Wanless (1802-1898, son of William Wanless & Margaret Gray) & his daughter Margaret
    John Wanless (1802-1898, son of William Wanless & Margaret Gray) & his daughter Margaret
    John arrived in Canada about 1850 and settled in Caledon Twp, Peel county, Ontario.

  • Sources 
    1. [S129] Descendants of John Wanless I, Isabel Wanless Dodds, PAGE 1 (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S62] William Wanless Rainford's Records, PAGE 1, SHOWS DATE AS 1848 (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S62] William Wanless Rainford's Records, PAGE 1 (Reliability: 1).

    4. [S84] Ewen Herbert.

    5. [S187] John Ayton Letters.

    6. [S4] Letter Of John Wanless, 1893, John Wanless [born 1832].

    7. [S203] Marriage record - transcribed, HTTP://HOMEPAGES.ROOTSWEB.COM/~MARYC/PEEL1866.HTM (Reliability: 3).
      Ackert, Robert, 23, resides Caledon, born England, son of William & Jane, married Wanless, Margaret, 18, of Caledon, born England, parents John & Isabella, witness George Wanless, Caledon, on 21-Feb-1866, page 91, reg# 179

    8. [S129] Descendants of John Wanless I, Isabel Wanless Dodds, PAGE 2 (Reliability: 1).