Billyard Genealogy: Alexander William Yetman

Alexander William Yetman (b. 1886)   


Occupation: Printer (1905); Clerk (1911, 1913); Photographer (1918); Musician (1929)

Parents: Levi Yetman (b. 1847) & Anne Flora Macdonald Stewart (b. 1856)

Sibling: Mabel Rosamond Augusta Yetman (b. 1880)

Spouse: Kathleen Lyford (b. 1884)

Children (3): Florence May Yetman (b. 1910), Pearl Alexandra Yetman (b. 1913), Zena Yetman (b. 1920)

Life Events:
[Year][Date][Age][Event]
1886Sep 3   Born in London, England      [1]
1891 [4-5y] Lived at 17 Albermarle St, St. George Southwark registration district, Surrey, England      [2]
1901 [14-15y] Lived in (Chichester House), Brighton, Brighton, England      [3]
1905Oct 19   [19y, 1m, 16d] Emigrated from Middlesex, England      [4]
  "Oct 27   [19y, 1m, 24d] Immigrated to Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [4]
 aboard the ship Bavarian, from Liverpool, England, to Montreal, Canada. Passenger list states that Alexander was heading for Toronto.
1910Jan 5   [23y, 4m, 2d] Married Kathleen Lyford (b. 1884) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [5, 6]
  "Nov 17   [24y, 2m, 14d]   - birth of daughter Florence May Yetman (b. 1910) in Ontario, Canada      [7, 8]
1911 [24-25y] Lived at 35 Austin A, Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [7]
1913Jul 6   [26y, 10m, 3d]   - birth of daughter Pearl Alexandra Yetman (b. 1913) at 37 Austin St., Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [6]
~1918 Dec   [~32y, 3m] Emigrated from Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [9]
  "Dec 11   [32y, 3m, 8d] Immigrated to Lancing, Sussex, England      [9]
 aboard the ship Tunisian, from St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, to Liverpool, England.
 ?    Immigrated to Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [10]
 alexander arrived by sea from England to New York, arriving on 18 Dec 1929, and then took an L.V.R. Train from New York to Toronto.
~1920   [33-34y]   - birth of daughter Zena Yetman (b. 1920) in Lancing, Sussex, England      [11]
 ?    Emigrated from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England      [12]
 ?    Lived at 11 Bowen Lane, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England      [11]
 ?    Lived at 79 Oxford Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England      [11, 13]
 ?   Aug 25   Died in Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [14, 15]
  Buried in Section 8 Lot 7592, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada      [15, 16]

Census information:
Census Name Age Birth Birth Date Religion Origin Occ. Immi­grated
1891 Alexander W Yetman 4 London          
1901 Alec W. Yetman 14   ''       Pupil  
1911 Alexander Yetman 24 England Sept 1886 Methodist England Clerk 1905

Notes

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Sources:
   [1] - World War I Attestation Paper (27557)
   [2] - 1891 Census [St George (1), London, England, row 24]
   [3] - 1901 Census [Brighton (1), Brighton, England, row 9]
   [4] - Passenger list from the ship Bavarian (27 October 1905, p15).
   [5] - Inferred from census records
   [6] - Ontario Birth Registry for Pearl Yetman (1913:09098)
   [7] - 1911 Census [Toronto West (1), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, row 2]
   [8] - Ontario Birth Registry for Florence May Yetman (1910:09942)
   [9] - Passenger list from the ship Tunisian (11 Dec 1918, p23).
   [10] - Canadian Immigration Service, 19 December 1929.
   [11] - Passenger list from the ship Albertic (17 November 1929), p 188.
   [12] - Canadian Immigration Service, 19 December 1929.
   [13] - UK outward passenger list for the ship S.S. Olympic (11 Dec 1929, p1).
   [14] - Andrew Philip Billyard
   [15] - Cemetery Records
   [16] - Robert Milo Billyard & Evelyn Kathleen (née Dawe) Billyard


Last updated 18 Jul 2019 by Andrew Billyard

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