Helen Johnston

F, #19035, b. 29 June 1893, d. 22 October 1978
FatherJohn Johnston b. a 1859
MotherMargaret Cruickshank b. a 1866
     Helen Johnston was born, 29 June 1893, in Oldtown of Auquharney, Cruden Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.1,2

James Johnston, Bella Johnston, Helen Johnston, John Johnston and George Johnston were listed as children in the household of John Johnston and his wife, Maggie Johnston on the 1901 Scotland Census, at Oldtown of Auquharney, in Cruden Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland. She was 1 year old (it probably read 7), born in Cruden Parish and a scholar.2

Helen Johnston married William Cheyne 11 May 1920, in Peterhead, Peterhead Parish, Aberdeen, Scotland.3,4

Helen Cheyne and William Cheyne were found on a passenger list, dated 5 June 1920, at Quebec, Quebec, Canada. They were passengers aboard the Saturnia out of Glasgow. They were not listed together. He was on page 16 and she on 32. William was listed as 25, single and born in Scotland of Scottish race. This was his first visit to Canada and was destined for Waterloo, Ontario. His occupation in Scotland was baker and he was to be the same in Canada. His employer was Wm. Henderson, in Waterloo. Helen was 25, married and had not been previously in Canada. She was born in Scotland of Scotch race. She had been a housewife in Scotland and was intending to be the same in Canada. She was joining her husband at 43 Allen Street, Waterloo, Ontario.5

Helen Cheyne was found on a passenger list, dated 1 June 1935, at Liverpool, Lancashire, England. They were third class passengers aboard the Duchess of York, out of Montreal. Their address while in Scotland was Bilbo Cottage, Cruden Bay. Helen was 41 and a housewife and Peggy was 11. Their last permanent address was in Canada and they did not intend to remain in Scotland.6

Helen Cheyne was found on a passenger list on 2 August 1935 at Quebec, Quebec, Canada. They were on a list of third class returning Canadian passengers aboard the Duchess of Richmond, out of Greenock. Helen was 41, married and had previously been in Kitchener, Ontario from May 1920 until May 1935. She was born in Cruden Bay, Scotland. Peggy was 12 and born in Kitchener. They were joining their husband and father, William Cheyne, 81 Frederick Street, Kitchener.7

Helen Johnston died 22 October 1978 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.8

Family

William Cheyne b. 2 Nov 1894, d. 20 Jul 1959

Citations

  1. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Date and city of birth and parents names provided by Susan Brown, Ottawa, 16 April 2010, a direct relative.
  2. [S423] 1901 Scotland Census Index, Registration Number: 171B, Registration district: Ardallie, Civil parish: Cruden, County: Aberdeenshire,ED: 1, Household schedule number: 37, Roll: CSSCT1901_63.
  3. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Passenger Lists, 1865-1935. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Rolls T-14705 and 14791."
  4. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Date and city of marriage provided by Susan Brown, Ottawa, 16 April 2010, a direct relative.
  5. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Passenger Lists, 1865-1935. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Roll T-14705."
  6. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Inwards Passenger Lists. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA). Series BT26, 1,472 pieces."
  7. [S389] Website Ancestry.com Website (www.ancestry.com) "Ancestry.com. Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2008. Original data: Library and Archives Canada. Passenger Lists, 1865-1935. Ottawa, Canada: Library and Archives Canada. Roll T-14791."
  8. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Date and city of death provided by Susan Brown, Ottawa, 16 April 2010, a direct relative.