When Elmira Ann or Annie Cain was born in 1868, in St. Catharines, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada, her father, George Sylvester Cain, was 42 and her mother, Catherine Stewart, was 35. She married Hamilton Alexander on 8 March 1894, in St. Catharines, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lincoln, Niagara, Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Lincoln, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 24 August 1924, in Barton, Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 56.
Manx: from Gaelic Mac Catháin ‘son of Cathan’, see Kane . The personal name literally meant ‘warrior’, a derivative of Manx cah ‘battle’ (Irish cath).
English: variant of Cane .
English (of Norman origin): habitational name from the city of Caen in Calvados, France.
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