Joan Allan

12 July 1895–12 October 1954 (Age 59)
Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Joan

When Joan Allan was born on 12 July 1895, in Larbert, Stirlingshire, Scotland, her father, George Allan, was 42 and her mother, Jeanette Livingston, was 36. She married Frederick William Layman on 30 June 1917, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 12 October 1954, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Frederick William Layman
Joan Allan
Marriage: 30 June 1917
Elva Loretta Layman

Spouse and Children

    Frederick William Layman



30 June 1917
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada


Parents and Siblings

    George Allan


    Jeanette Livingston





    John Allan



    Isabella Allan


    Jean Clark Allan


+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 11

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 39

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 48

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Allen . This is the more common spelling of the name in Scotland and northern England; in Scotland it is often found as an English form of the Gaelic name McAllan ( see McAllen ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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