William Arthur (Billy) Millachip

William Arthur (Billy) Millachip

Male 1904 - 1944  (39 years)

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  • Name William Arthur (Billy) Millachip  [1, 2
    Born 30 Dec 1904  Hendon Registration District, Middlesex (London), England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Christened 19 Feb 1905  Christ Church, Brondesbury, Brent, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1944  Tranquille, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 6
    Person ID I405  LaZeut
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2020 

    Father Arthur Herriot Millachip,   b. 1 Oct 1871, Kilburn, Middlesex (London), England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1959, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Edith Eliza Moore,   b. 1872, St. George Hanover Square, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1935, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 8 Sep 1897  Paddington Registration District, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 7, 8
    Family ID F224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 19 Feb 1905 - Christ Church, Brondesbury, Brent, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1913 Millachip Family Post Card (front)
    1913 Millachip Family Post Card (front)
    Photograph of the Arthur Millachip, his wife Edie Moore Millachip and son Willie in front of their new home at 2825 Clark Drive in Vancouver, British Columbia. The photo was likely taken late in 1913 and sent with holiday greetings to an unknown recipient.

    The post card was found at a rummage sale in Prince Edward Island by Sandy James Planner who lives in Vancouver. After publishing an article in the Vancouver on-line newsletter "Price Tags," one of her readers identified Arthur, Edie and Willie as the Millachip family. Read the fascinating story of this post card at these urls:

    https://pricetags.ca/2020/11/06/finding-the-edwardian-family-at-vancouvers-2825-clark-drive/

    http://pricetags.ca/2020/11/09/found-meet-the-millachip-family-of-2825-clark-drive-in-the-year-1913/
    1913 Millachip Family Post Card (close-up)
    1913 Millachip Family Post Card (close-up)
    Close-up of the Arthur Millachip family in front of their new home at 2825 Clark Drive in Vancouver, British Columbia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S446] Spencer-Latour Family Tree, Iris Mary Spencer Latour, compiler, (Ville Platte, Louisiana: unpublished, 1977).

    2. [S437] Millachip Family Tree, Clifford Howton Millachip, compiler, (England: 1920).

    3. [S1057] England & Wales Births, 1837-2006, (FindMyPast: Family Search).

      Civil Registration event: Birth

      Name:MILLACHIP, William Arthur
      Registration district:Hendon
      County:Middlesex
      Year of registration:1905
      Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
      Mother's maiden name: Not available before 1911 Q3
      Volume no: 3A
      Page no: 298

    4. [S1048] London Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917, (Ancestry: London Metropolitan Archives, London, England), Christ Church, Brondesbury, Register of baptisms.

    5. [S5271] Death Notice: Millachip, William, (Vancouver Sun. Vancouver, British Columbia, 26 September 1944, p. 15: accessed 15 November 2020).

    6. [S1860] British Columbia Death Registrations 1872-1986, (FamilySearch: Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria).

    7. [S1058] England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2008, (FindMyPast).

      Civil Registration event: Marriage

      Name: MILLACHIP, Arthur Herriot
      Registration district: Paddington
      County: London
      Year of registration: 1897
      Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
      Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
      Volume no: 1A
      Page no: 127

      Name: MOORE, Edith Eliza
      Registration district: Paddington
      County: London
      Year of registration: 1897
      Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
      Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
      Volume no: 1A
      Page no: 127

    8. [S1046] London Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, (Ancestry: London Metropolitan Archives, London, England), Saint Peter, Paddington, Register of marriages.


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