Herbert McDonell Wanless

Herbert McDonell Wanless

Male 1885 - 1956  (70 years)

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  • Name Herbert McDonell Wanless 
    Born 25 Nov 1885  Point Fortune, East Hawkesbury Twp, Prescott Co, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Census 20 Apr 1910  Buffalo, Erie Co, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Buffalo General Hospital, 13th Ward Buffalo (ED 124 pg 188B)
      Wanless, Herbert 24, single, self & parents b. Canada (English), immigrated 1909, alien, orderly in hospital
    Military Service Abt 1918 
    • Served in WWI in Canadian Expeditionary Force:
      WANLESS, HERBERT MCDONELL 8276 RG 150, Acc. 1992-93/166, Box 10072 - 11
    Residence 1919  Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 30 Sep 1919  Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Died 1956  [1
    Buried Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I842  3: George Wanless & Mercime Riddell of Yetholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father George Albert Wanless,   b. 5 Mar 1861, Huntingdon, Huntingdon Co, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1929  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Marie Albertine Alice "Maud" McDonell,   b. 8 Mar 1867, Point Fortune, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1959  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1882  Lachute, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet

    Family Edith Maud Mulligan,   b. 1889, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1919  Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 
    Family ID F245  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Tombstone - George Albert Wanless, Ottawa, HTTP://WEBSITES.EPIDIRECT.COM/~CHATEAUGUAY/SEARCH.ASP (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S136] Census, 1901, Canada.

    3. [S45] Birth record.
      Herbert McDonell Wanless, 25 Nov, 1885, Male, at Prescott co, Point Fortune, East Hawkesbury Twp, parents George Albert Wanless, Mary Alberta McDonell, merchant's clerk

    4. [S110] Baptism record, ST. JEAN BAPTISTE, OTTAWA [DROUIN COLLECTION AT ANCESTRY.COM] (Reliability: 3).
      (record is in French; what follows is a rough translation) - Record of conditional baptism on 30 Sep 1919, confirmed 11 April 1920. Herbett McDonnel Wanless, age 32, legitimate son of George Albert Wanless & Alice Maud McDonald. Godfather: Edouard Mulligan, godmother: Madame Marie Ledoux. Contract of marriage with M.E. Mulligan.

    5. [S55] Marriage record.
      Lachute Methodist Church
      George A. Wanlass of the village of Carillon, Quebec, bachelor, step-son of George Bailey, & Maud McDonell of Point Fortune, Quebec, spinster, daughter of Jno. B.P. McDonnell were married on 2 Jan 1882 having obtained consent of parents, by Jno. Walton, Methodist minister
      Signed: George A. Wanless, Maud McDonell
      Witnesses: John McPhaden, Estee Walton

    6. [S55] Marriage record, ST. JEAN BAPTISTE, OTTAWA (Reliability: 3).
      1 Oct 1919 Herbert Macdonell Wanless of Ottawa, age 32, born Point Fortune, bachelor, occupation: C.S., Roman Catholic, father George Albert Wanless, mother M. Macdonald, married Edith Maud Mulligan of Hull, Que., age 30, born Montreal Que., spinster, Roman Catholic, parents M. Mulligan & E. Gibbons. Married at Ottawa by a Roman Cathlic priest Father M.L. Dimmock
      Witnesses: Mr. Edward Mulligan of Hull PQ and Mrs Albertine Archambault of Ottawa
      The church version says her parents are W. Michael Mulligan and Esther Gibbons, and shows the witness as Edwin Mulligan.