Person:Jean Dunsmore (1)

Watchers
Jean Dunsmore
  1. James Dunsmuir1805 - 1832
  2. Marian Dunsmuir1808 - 1872
  3. Allan Dunsmuir - 1847
  4. Mary Dunsmore1810 - 1810
  5. Jean Dunsmore1816 - 1856
m. 26 June 1835
  1. Jean Gilmour1836 -
  2. Joseph Gilmour1838 - bef 1840
  3. Joseph Gilmour1840 -
  4. Mary Gilmour1843 - 1899
  5. Marion Gilmour1847 - 1928
  6. Boyd Gilmour1849 -
  7. Allan Columbia Gilmour1851 -
  8. John Gilmour1854 - 1856
Facts and Events
Name[2] Jean Dunsmore
Alt Name[1][5] Jeanie Dunsmuir
Gender Female
Birth[1][3] 8 December 1816 Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Christening[1][3] 8 December 1816
Marriage 26 June 1835 Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotlandto Boyd Gilmour
Death[4] 16 May 1856 Riccarton, Ayrshire, Scotland

She already had five children when they left on the Pekin on 19 December 1850 to go to Vancouver Island. Jean gave birth to Allan Columbia as the ship sailed up the Columbia river, and they arrived at Fort Vancouver on June 29 1851 (see Boyd Gilmour for further details of their time in Canada).

Jean died age 38 from "enteritis, 2 days" only two years after they returned from Canada, and is buried in Riccarton Burial Ground.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Marriage record of Samuel Croskery and Mary Gilmour, Primary quality.
  2. Julia's research notes, 29 February 2012.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3H_2009-11-03, in Drummond Family Tree, Questionable quality.
  4. , Primary quality.

    Death certificate: Scottish Records office: RD: 597- P.88

  5. Changed to Dunsmuir sometime after the birth of their first child.