Janes-Melus Family Tree

Janes homestead circa 1911

Robert Auld JanesAge: 68 years18621930

Name
Robert Auld Janes
Birth May 20, 1862
Birth of a sisterJanet Allen Janes
March 10, 1864 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a brotherThomas Ingles Janes
June 16, 1866 (Age 4 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Bond
December 8, 1869 (Age 7 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherSamuel Meredith Janes
May 27, 1870 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Ann Janes
January 22, 1871 (Age 8 years)
Death of a fatherCharles Meredith Janes
March 10, 1874 (Age 11 years)
Burial of a fatherCharles Meredith Janes
1874 (Age 11 years)
MarriageMatilda BairdView this family
February 12, 1890 (Age 27 years)
Marriage Fact February 12, 1890 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Addie Lulu Janes
June 11, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Cecil Meredith Janes
July 5, 1892 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Rayburne Baird Janes
July 3, 1894 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#4
William Wilbur Janes
June 25, 1898 (Age 36 years)
Death of a motherJennet Auld
August 14, 1900 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a motherJennet Auld
1900 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Isla Elizabeth Janes
February 24, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Robert Grant Janes M.D.
September 14, 1902 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#7
George Thomas Janes
August 23, 1904 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a son
#8
Charles Redvers Janes
October 18, 1906 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a son
#9
Dougall Gordon Goldwin Janes
February 3, 1910 (Age 47 years)
Death of a wifeMatilda Baird
May 13, 1911 (Age 48 years)
Death of a brotherCharles Hamilton Janes
April 13, 1916 (Age 53 years)
Death of a sisterAgnes Anna Janes
February 16, 1921 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Ruth Bernice Janes
July 6, 1923 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Wilbur Corbett Baird Janes M.D.
October 4, 1923 (Age 61 years)
Occupation
Lot 14 Concession 3 NER; north half of Lot 15 3NER and east half ofLot 14 3NER, Warwick Twp.
between 1882 and 1925 (Age 19 years)
Occupation
apple orchard to east of house; packed and shipped apples
between 1882 and 1925 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Catharine Matilda Janes
October 23, 1926 (Age 64 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Janes
December 29, 1929 (Age 67 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam Janes
1929 (Age 66 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ann Ingles Janes
before 1930 (Age 67 years)
Fact
Robert & Mr. Auld, a neighbour, dug a spring-fed pond in front of thehouse with teams of horses and slush scrapers.

Death November 24, 1930 (Age 68 years)
Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1856
-4 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
William Janes, Mary McGillicuddy JanesWilliam Janes
Birth: February 22, 1860Janes Homestead, Lot 14, 3NER, Warwick Township, Lambton County
Death: December 29, 1929at farm on lot 9, second line north in Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario
20 months
elder brother
7 months
himself
22 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
Family with Matilda Baird - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 12, 1890Baird Family Farm, Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario
16 months
daughter
13 months
son
Robert (father), Charlie, Dougall, George, Wilbur, Cecil, Grant, Ray Janes circa 1929Cecil Meredith Janes
Birth: July 5, 1892Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario
Death: December 15, 1937Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario
2 years
son
4 years
son
3 years
daughter
1934 Robert Auld Janes family; standing: Dougall, Grant, Wilbur, Charles, GeorgeIsla Elizabeth Janes
Birth: February 24, 1901Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario
Death: September 18, 1978Pinecrest Hospital, Santa Barbara, California, U.S.A.
19 months
son
23 months
son
2 years
son
3 years
son
Robert (father), Charlie, Dougall, George, Wilbur, Cecil, Grant, Ray Janes circa 1929Dougall Gordon Goldwin Janes
Birth: February 3, 1910Warwick Township, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada
Death: May 30, 1991Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Hospital, Petrolia, Ontario, Canada

Shared note
TOMBSTONE (Bethel Cemetery, NE corner; grey stone) Matilda Baird, wife of Robert Janes 1870-1911 Christ is in all Robert A. Janes 1862-1930 Know that my redeemer liveth OBITUARY 1 Robert Auld Janes, a well known Warwick Township farmer and lifelong resident, died in London hospital last Monday morning, in his 69th year. He had been in failing health for several months and was removed from his home only 10 days before his death. Robert Janes was the son of pioneer parents, Charles and Janet Janes, and was born on the family homestead lot 14, con. 3NER in May 1862. On Feb. 12, 1890, he was married to Matilda Baird, of Warwick Twp., who predeceased him in 1911. Surviving are a family of two daughters and seven sons: Mrs. R. Hawkins, Warwick and Miss Ila E. Janes, R.N., of Toronto General Hospital; Cecil M. and George T., at home; Rayburne B. and Charles R., of Sarnia; Dr. R. Grant Janes, Marquette, Mich., Wilbur W. Janes and Dougall G. Janes, of Transcona, Manitoba. Also surviving are 2 sisters and 2 brothers: Mrs. Frank Hillis, Toronto and Mrs. W.G. Hall, Warwick; Dr. S.M.Janes, Minneapolis and Dr. Thomas R. Janes, of San Francisco. Deceased sisiters and brothers include the late Mrs. Leonard Thomas, Bad Axe, Mich., Mrs. James Giffen and Hamilton Janes of London and William Janes of Warwick. The funeral was held on Wed. afternoon, service being conducted at his late residence by Rev. Allan of Knox Presbyterian Church, and internment was in Bethel cemetery. OBITUARY 2 Janes -- in London, on Monday, Nov. 24th, 1930, Mr. Robert Auld Janes, of Warwick, in his 69th year. A lifelong, well known and highly esteemed resident of Warwick, died in London, on Monday last after a long illness in his 69th year. He was a son of the late Charles Meredith Janes, a native of Somersetshire, Eng. who settled on the 2nd line NER.in 1856, and married Janet Auld, a daughter of the late William Auld. Mr. Janes, the subject of this notice married Matilda Baird, also of Warwick, who predeceased him 19 years ago. His surviving children are 7 sons and 2 daughters, Cecil M. and George T. Janes, on the homestead; Robert B. and Chas. R. Janes, in Sarnia; Wm. W. and Dougal Janes, in Winnipeg; Dr. Grant Janes in Marquette, Mich., Mrs. R.J. Hawkins, in Warwick, and Miss Ila Janes R.N. in Toronto. Two brothers and two sisters also survive him viz., Dr. Samuel Janes, in Marquette, Mich., Thomas Janes in San Francisco, Calif., Mrs. Frank Hillis, in Toronto, and Mrs. William Hall, in Warwick. The funeral was held yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon from the home to Bethel cemetery.
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