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Oliver Montagu Grant

Male 1923 - 2008  (85 years)


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  • Name Oliver Montagu Grant  [1
    Born 30 Aug 1923  Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Nov 2008  Kipling Acres in Etobicoke, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Obituary 29 Nov 2008  Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • GRANT, Oliver Montagu - Passed away peacefully in his 85th year on November 23rd, 2008 at Kipling Acres in Etobicoke with his daughters Daisy and Anna at his side. Oliver will be fondly remembered by his wife Irma and children Leigh Aquart (Vernon) of Calgary, John Grant (Nuala) of Toronto, Anna LeBourdais (Julien) of Ajax, Daisy Grant (David Hanly) of Regina, and Gregor Grant of Toronto. Oliver will be lovingly missed by his grandchildren Leigh (Shawn), Etienne, Tyson, Maia, Alliyah, Sinead, Andrew, Matthew, Adair, and Allesandra, and his great-grandchildren, Ava and Gabrielle. A private family memorial service will be held on Oliver's birthday, Sunday, August 30th, 2009, at Grant's Woods, where his ashes will be spread. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Couchiching Conservancy or the Orillia Museum of Art and History.

      Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 29, 2008
    _UID 399337B6327444D9A60BBC7EEC4DB1B0010E 
    Cremated 30 Aug 2009  Grant’s Woods, 1485 Division Rd W, Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2098  Jan R. Schwarz III Genealogy file
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 

    Father Lewis John Mason Grant,   b. 24 Feb 1881, Bhagalpur, , Bihâr, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974, Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Daisy Constance Hilda White,   b. 8 Mar 1886, Bushey, , Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Apr 1906  St. Barnabas Church, Ellerbeck Street, Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Married by the Reverend Frank Vipond, who was then rector of St. Barnabas Church (Chester), At the time, St. Barnabas was located on Ellerbeck Street, just north of Danforth Avenue, three blocks west of its current location at Danforth and Hampton.

      Witnesses: J. A. Brown from Toronto & Richard Dawson from Weston [3]
    Residence 12 Apr 1906  Weston, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1911  20 McKenzie Ave, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1914  Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • In 1914, Lewis and Daisy moved to a heavily forested fifty-three acre farm in Severn Township near Orillia, where Lewis did some farming but mainly continued his artistic pursuits.
    Residence 1 Jun 1921  Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lot 1, Concession 3 
    Family ID F1232  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irma Mary Jenkins,   b. 11 Jun 1926, London, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 2015, West Parry Sound Health Centre, Parry Sound, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 26 Feb 2012 
    Family ID F974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Aug 1923 - Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Nov 2008 - Kipling Acres in Etobicoke, Toronto, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - 29 Nov 2008 - Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCremated - 30 Aug 2009 - Grant’s Woods, 1485 Division Rd W, Orillia, , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S132] Obituaries - Legacy.com, Legacy.com, ((http://www.legacy.com : 1999 to current)), accessed Sept 2, 2014), Oliver Montagu Grant; Toronto Star on Nov. 29, 2008. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S78] Pers: Interview - Irma (Reliability: 3).
      re her husband

    3. [S42] Marriage Records - Ontario Archives, Ontario. Archives of Ontario., Marriages York 1906, 503, 12, Grant-White; MS932; Reel: 125, 021895. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S66] Census Canada 1911, Canada., district 126 (Toronto North), sub-district 49 (Ward 2), Toronto, p. 4, dwelling 32, family 32, Grant Lewis; T-20402, item 30 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S167] Organization - American Astronomical Society, American Astronomical Society, ((https://aas.org/)), accessed 2 Mar 2014), John Mason Grant (1912 - 2002); Obituary Written By: Ian Halliday (Ottawa, Ontario). (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S153] Census Canada 1921, Canada., (Ancestry.com Operations Inc. \i The 1921 Canadian Census\i0 . http://www.ancestry.ca/1921census : 2013), district 126 - Simcoe East, sub-district 7 - Orillia (Township), Orillia, p. 7, dwelling 68, family 69, Grant, Lewis J. M.; (http://www.ancestry.ca/1921census : accessed 20 Feb 2014); citing Library and Archives Canada (Reliability: 3).