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Christina Spence Killen(1881-?) Annabella Orr(Annie) Findleton nee Killen 1882-1966, Born in Campbeltown, Argyll, Scotland

by Graeme Bennett
(Auckland, New Zealand)

SS Pretorian passenger list with Killen Girls  Oct. 1908

SS Pretorian passenger list with Killen Girls Oct. 1908

SS Pretorian passenger list with Killen Girls  Oct. 1908 1935 Voters List Montreal with Findleton Family

I am trying to trace two sisters who travelled to Montreal in 1908.
Christina has proved the most elusive, and for Annie, it is her marriage and details of her daughter Jean that I am looking for.

Christina Spence Killen,
Born 09 May 1881 in Campbeltown, Argyll, Scotland.
Travelled with her sister Annabella Orr (Annie) and arriving in Quebec in 1908.
1911 Census sees her working in the same household as her sister (Annie) as a Cook in Montreal
After this I can’t find any record of her.. marrying, dying or travelling out of Quebec/Canada


Annabella Orr Killen(Annie) born 27 Dec 1882 in Campbeltown, Argyll, Scotland
Travelled with her sister in 1908, arriving in Quebec
1911 Census sees her working as a maid in the same household as her sister in Montreal.
? if she married John Young Findleton between 1911 and 1914 (his second marriage) He gives Ann as the name of his wife on his military record and various addresses.
She had the following children:
? Margaret/Margarite born 08 Feb 1913, died 01 Mar 1913
Gladys Orr Findleton on 18 Feb 1914-went on to marry James Edwin Reid in 1938 and died on 10 Jan 2001 in Toronto.
Jean Findleton born 1923 in Montreal, died 14 Aug 2006, London, Ontario. Jean married Robert Sangster in about 1944 in Montreal Quebec and ? moved to Ontario sometime.

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by: Deborah

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Mrs Annabella Orr Killen Findleton
Birth: Dec. 27, 1882
Campbeltown
Argyll and Bute, Scotland
Death: Jun. 29, 1966
Montreal
Montreal Region
Quebec, Canada

Burial:
Urgel Bourgie Memorial Gardens
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Created by: Mary Reid
Record added: Mar 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66515415

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