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Christopher Chant
Jane Male
Peter Switzer McKim
(Abt 1814-1898)
Charlotte M. Guess
Joseph Horatio Chant
Mary Matilda McKim
William Arthur Mckim Chant


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Lila Maude Taylor

William Arthur Mckim Chant

  • Born: 23 Apr 1870, Osgoode, Ontario (Metcalfe?) 2
  • Christened: 3 Aug 1870, Kingston, Frontenac, Ontario
  • Marriage: Lila Maude Taylor on 21 Jun 1899 in Middlesex, Ontario 1
  • Died: 1959 at age 89 3
  • Buried: Toronto, Ontario - Park Lawn Cemetery

bullet  General Notes:

Gravestone shows birthyear as 1871. He spent his youth moving from town to town with his father and went to Victoria University and graduated with a BA in 1895.

Marriage register for Middlesex shows occupation as "advertiser". gives birthplace as Metcalf.

Oakville Record Star carried obit for William Chant in their April 23rd/59 issue. DOD = April 18/59. Is this him?

bullet  Death Notes:

Death Surety:1


William married Lila Maude Taylor, daughter of W. H. Taylor and Jane Wilson, on 21 Jun 1899 in Middlesex, Ontario.1 (Lila Maude Taylor was born in 1875,3 died on 13 Nov 1960 3 and was buried in Toronto, Ontario - Park Lawn Cemetery.)



1 Ancestry, Ontario Canada Marriages, 1801-1928, 1933-1934.

2 Rev. J.H. Chant Family Bible.

3 Cemetery headstone.

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