British Home Child Information Sheet
BHC Registry ID #: 44476
Claimed: No
Name & Birth
Surname: LATIMERGiven Names: William Oliver
Born:21 February 1896Gender:Male
Born at:Kingston, Jamaica
 
Surname Adopted: A.K.A. Surnames:LATTIMER
Given Names Adopted: A.K.A. Given Names:
Death
Died: 10 October 1958 Age at death: 62
Died at: USA
Cause:
Cemetery: Christ Church Episcopal Cemetery
Cemetery Location: Saint Simons Island, Glynn County, Georgia, USA
Cemetery Plot: Find-A-Grave ID: 119129448
Emigration
Sending or Escorting Organization: Fegan
Canadian Distribution Home Name/Address: Fegan Distributing Home, Toronto, Ontario
Age at Emigration: 17 Ship Sailed: Lake Manitoba
Departure Date: 16 April 1913 Port of Departure: Liverpool
Arrival Date: 27 April 1913 Port of Arrival: Quebec
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Placements
Start Date End Date Placed With / Indentured To Placement Location
Surname Given Name
Census
Year Country Prov/State Address, City Head of Household Relationship to Head
Spouse 1
Surname: PARKER Given Names: Catherine
Born:02 February 1902Born at:
Died:26 May 1980Died at:USA
Married: Married at:
Biological Parents
Biological Father
Surname: Given Names:
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Died: Died at:
Biological Mother
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Born: Born at:
Died: Died at:
Biological Parents' Marriage Details
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Siblings
BHC ID Surname Given Names
Half-Siblings
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Military Service
War: WW1
Country Served: CanadaService Number: 53475
Regiment: Rank:
Attestation Date:26 October 1914Attested at:Woodstock, Ontario, Canada
Next of Kin:E LATIMERNoK Relationship:Mother
Next of Kin Address:The Hut, Earlsfield Road, Hythe, Kent, England
Sources and Notes
In LAC BHC Index (travel) as William Oliver LATIMER, age 14

Record Title: Records of the Fegan Distributing Home in Toronto: William Oliver LATIMER - Age: 17 - Year of Arrival: 1913 - Sent by: Fegan - [Note: Fegan ledgers often give age older than / conflict with ages shown on passenger lists.]

Record Title: Records of the Fegan Distributing Home in Toronto: W. LATTIMER - Sent by: Fegan - Notes: Military Service. --- Source: Library and Archives Canada - Database Item Number: 137194

Canada WW1 Military Attestation: William Oliver LATIMER - Born: Kingston, Jamaica - Birth Date: 21-Feb-1896