Kenneth Hansell Wates

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  • Name Kenneth Hansell Wates  [3
    Born 24 Feb 1875  Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1875 and 30 Jun 1875  Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth 
    • Volume 1d, Page 852
    Buried 1947  Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Mount Pleasant Cemetery
    Died 18 Dec 1947  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I27140  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2018 

    Father Percy John Wates
              b. 2 Apr 1833, Queen Street Chapel Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Mar 1903, Elmwood, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Rose Bell Hansell
              b. 30 Dec 1848, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 Jan 1921, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 8 Aug 1870  Islington, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8207  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillian Roberts
              d. 1924 
    Children 
     1. Marjorie Loveday Wates
              b. 1905
              d. 1957  (Age 52 years)
     2. Gerald Charles Percy Wates
              b. 1906
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Adelaide Wates
              b. 1908
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Kenneth Stanway Wates
              b. 25 Jan 1917, Rimbey, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Jan 2009, St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     5. John Leonard Gostwick Wates
              b. 1 Jul 1921
              d. 2 Jul 1944  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F8214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1875 - Greenwich, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth - Between 1 Apr 1875 and 30 Jun 1875 - Greenwich, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1947 - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Memorial Stone for Kenneth Hansell Wates
    Memorial Stone for Kenneth Hansell Wates
    Courtesy of Alison Glass

  • Notes 
    • School at Boxgrove School, Guildford.(Grandson John Russell Wates has 2 books presented to him as prizes)He went to Jamaica with bro. Leonard. Later after that failed he took land in Rimbey, Alberta, Canada, under the homesteading plan, where if you worked the land for 2 years, you were given the title to 160 acres. He was town clerk for Rimbey and for Lomond. He brought up his family on the farm but moved to Edmonton in about 1923 as his wife was dying of cancer. In Edmonton he ran a rooming house during the Great Depression. After his father died, his mother and sister moved to Rimbey, Alberta and took up an adjoining homestead. Ken doing the fieldwork and his sister doing the chores, a very tough assignment. He m. Lilian Roberts, d. CA 1924. 5 Chn. (additional information from John Russell Wates 1998)

  • Sources 
    1. [S2857] The Wates Family Saga, Margaret R. Pitt, (Middlesex, England - 1974/1998).

    2. [S9816] Alive for the 1939 Register, (accessed 24 Feb 2016). (Reliability: 3), 24 Feb 2016.
      People who should be alive for the 1939 Register

    3. [S3811] Wates Family Saga List (Reliability: 3), 19 May 2009.

    4. [S1856] Registration of Births, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1875, Greenwich, London, Volume 1d, Page 852 (Reliability: 4), 28 Jul 2009.
      Kenneth Hansell WATES