Thomas Graham Wanless

Thomas Graham Wanless

Male 1858 - 1946  (87 years)

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  • Name Thomas Graham Wanless 
    Born 2 Oct 1858  Huron Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  York Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • bounded on the north by Ward 2, on the south by Kingston road, on west by Don Mills road, on the East by line between York and Scarborough
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      John Wanles, carpenter, b. Scotland, F.C. [Free Church], 29, married
      Elizabeth, b. U. C. [Ont.], 26, married
      John, b. U. C. [Ont.], 4
      Thomas, b. U. C. [Ont.], 3
      James, b. U. C. [Ont.], 1
    Occupation 1880-1888  Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    hardware store owner & heater manufacturer 
    • See father's entry re this.
    Census 1891  St. Alban's Ward, West York, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Thomas G. Wanless, 32, b. Ont, father b. Scotland, mother b. Ont, Baptist, real estate & railway ticket agent
      Hannah M., 31, wife, self & parents b. Ont.
      Beulah, 5, dau, b. Ont
      Bartlett, 4, son, b. Ont
      Graham R., 2, son, b. Ont.
    Census 1901  Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Index to 1901 census of Canada, District of Alberta (#202)
      by Alberta Genealogical Society, Edmonton Branch.
      http://www.agsedm.edmonton.ab.ca/1901_census_202_online.html
      Surname GivenName Age Place
      WANLESS Thos 42 Calg-W
      WANLESS Cora 31 Calg-W
      WANLESS Bulah 15 Calg-W
      WANLESS Bartlett 14 Calg-W
      WANLESS Rackfred G 12 Calg-W
      WANLESS Ruth E 3 Calg-W
    Died 11 Sep 1946  Kamloops, B.C., Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Notes 
    • Personal info from Ray Wanless.
    Person ID I1616  2: George Wanless & Bessie Cairns of Auchope Farm, Yetholm Parish, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 10 May 2011 

    Father John Wanless,   b. 30 Dec 1832, Barrow, Alwinton, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1911, Peterbrough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Graham,   b. 1836,   d. 1926, Peterbrough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1855  [1
    Family ID F478  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Hannah M. Coulson,   b. Bef 1863, Fergus, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1893, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1881  Buffalo, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. Hagar "Hagie" Wanless,   b. 11 Sep 1883, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1886, Parkdale, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     2. Beulah Wanless,   b. 1 Jun 1885, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Bartlett Wanless,   b. 29 Oct 1886, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Radford Graham Wanless,   b. 6 Feb 1889, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1916, Vimy Ridge, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. Thomas Coulson Wanless,   b. Sep 1891, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1892, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2001 
    Family ID F390  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Cora Florella Dobson,   b. 31 Jan 1870,   d. 12 Sep 1951, Kamloops, B.C., Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1895  Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Ruth E. Wanless,   b. 12 Oct 1897, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. California Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Raymond Wanless,   b. 23 Sep 1902, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1977, Victoria, B.C., Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2001 
    Family ID F141  Group Sheet

  • News
    T.G. Wanless participated in the Northern Alberta Sunday School Convention (July 1896)
    T.G. Wanless participated in the Northern Alberta Sunday School Convention (July 1896)
    26(?) July 1896 Edmonton, Alberta: the nominating committee elected...T.G. Wanless, Calgary, for secretary

  • Sources 
    1. [S62] William Wanless Rainford's Records, PAGE 2 (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S41] Oral, LETTER FROM RAY WANLESS, JULY, 2001 (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S40] Alexa Gibson.

    4. [S155] British Columbia Archives, (http://www2.bcarchives.gov.bc.ca/cgi-bin/www2vsd).

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

    6. [S138] Ray Wanless.

    7. [S134] Oral Statement, E MAIL, HOLLY COCHRAN 10/2000 (Reliability: 1).

    8. [S192] Marriage record/certificate.
      Marriage record: married 15 Nov 1895 DOBSON Cora, in Calgary, father DOBSON John, spouse WANLESS Thomas G ., father WANLESS Jno., reported in Calgary Herald Daily on 16 Nov 1895. [extracted marriages at http://www.calcna.ab.ca/afhs/bmds/marr_d.html] (go to marr_w.html for his father's name)