Jean Wanless

Jean Wanless

Female 1792 - 1875  (83 years)

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  • Name Jean Wanless 
    Born 1792 
    Christened 12 Feb 1792  Mertoun, Berwick, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    IMMI Between 1830 and 1834  Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1851  York West Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Part of the twp west of Yonge Street.
      John Breck, farmer, b. Scotland, everybody Presbyterian, 60 (all ages are on next birthday)
      Jane, b. Scotland, 59
      George, b. Scotland, 23
      William, b. Scotland, 18
      James, b. Canada, 14
      Jane, b. Canada, 9
      Mary Cawson(?), domestic, b. Ireland, Catholic, 14
      John Winless, labourer, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 22
      -- daughter Janet Danby (indexed Denby) is in the next house with her family
    Census 1861  York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bounded on the east by Yonge Street, on the west by the 4th Concession, on the north by the town line that divides York and Vaughan, on the south by the side road that leads to Weston terminates at Humber River.
      John Brack, farmer, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 70, married, 4 male family members resident, 5 female family members resident, 0 non-family-members resident, 1 male and 1 female attended school this year, frame house, 1-1/2 stories, 1 family resident, built in 1847
      Jane Brack, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 69, married
      George Brack, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 34, single, farm labourer
      James Brack, b. Upper Canada, Presbyterian, 24, single, farm labourer
      Elizabeth Gilray, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 36, single
      Margaret Brack, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, 24, single
      Jane Brack, b. Upper Canada, E. Methodist, 18, single
      John Gilray, b. Upper Canada, Presbyterian, 13
      Elizabeth Gilray, b. Upper Canada, Presbyterian, 7
      -- daughter Jannet Danby is on the next page. James & Margaret are actually husband & wife.
    Census 1871  Vaughan Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Elisha Rutledge, 50, b. England, Primitive Methodist, farmer, married
      Elizabeth Rutledge, 48, b. Scotland, Primitive Methodist, married
      Charles Rutledge, 23, b. England, farmer
      Annie Rutledge, 5, b. Ontario
      Jane Brock, 79, b. Scotland, Presbyterian, widowed
    NAME Jane Wanless 
    Died 21 Apr 1875  York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Maple Cemetery, Vaughan Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Buried in same cemetery as Jessie (Wanless) Brack and Margaret (Wanless) Brack, plus husband John Brack.

      Naming pattern :
      Janet - mother's mother
      Euphans - father's mother???
      Elizabeth -- mother has a sister named this...
      George - mother's father
      William - father's father??
      John - father
      William again after first one presumably died
      James
      Jane - or is this a granddaughter? She was born when Jean was about 50.
    Person ID I4421  2: George Wanless & Bessie Cairns of Auchope Farm, Yetholm Parish, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2013 

    Father George Wanless,   b. 1763, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1843, Eccles, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Janet Douglas,   b. 1766, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1824, Eccles, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1787  Yetholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • !Marriage name is Janet Douglas
    Family ID F354  Group Sheet

    Family John Brack,   b. 1787-1790, Scotland (Probably Roxburghshire) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1861, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1818  Kelso, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Janet Brack,   b. 17 Nov 1818,   d. 9 Jun 1905, Elia, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Euphans Brack,   b. 16 Jan 1821,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Elizabeth Brack,   b. 9 Jun 1823,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. George Brack,   b. 30 Jul 1825, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1909, Concord, Vaughan Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. William Brack,   b. 14 Mar 1828,   d. Bef 1834  (Age 5 years)
     6. John Brack,   b. 14 Jul 1830,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. William Brack,   b. 16 Feb 1834, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. James Brack,   b. Abt 1837, York Twp, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1922, Toronto, York Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     9. Jane Brack,   b. Abt 1842, Ontario (probably York Co), Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2010 
    Family ID F1968  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Surname Index to Christenings in Berwick, Scotland, C117512 FR 72 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S157] Death record.
      Jane Brack, died 21 Apr 1875, female, 85 yrs old, lady, b. Scotland, of broken limb 5 weeks, Dr. Reid attended, informant James Brack, farmer of York Township, 5 May 1875. Presbyterian.

    3. [S172] Tombstone, FINDAGRAVE.COM (Reliability: 3).
      Tombstone in Maple Cemetery, Vaughan,York co, Ont
      Jane Wanless
      wife of John Brack
      1790-1875
      ---------------
      Ellen J. Brack 1803-1914

    4. [S84] Ewen Herbert.

    5. [S145] Old Parochial Registers, FILM 1067954 FRAME 270 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S233] Surname Index to Roxburgh Marriages, M117937 2908 FR1825 (Reliability: 3).