Please join us for the 2010 Hall Family reunion!
Jaffray, B.C. Canada
All descendants & relations of Henry "Garnet" & Mary (Vallance) Hall are welcome!
Please contact me if you are able to attend!
We also have a group started on facebook. Search: Hall Descendants
Please include a message stating your connections to the family.
Harry came to British Columbia from New Carlisle, Quebec in 1903 with two of his relations. We would like to reconnect with those branches and anyone sharing history with this family.
Here is a bit of what we know:
In 1903, three cousins from New Carlisle, Quebec came to British Columbia. Harry "Garnet" Hall, Harry Jessie "Bud" Caldwell and Leslie Alexander Sawyer.
Garnet was born January 10, 1886, one of 11 children of John Charles Hall & Hannah Bradshaw Caldwell, the rest remaining in Quebec.
Garnet married Mary Vallance in Nelson, B.C. Mary was one of seven children born to John Vallance & Mary Isobel McFarlane from Scotland. Garnet and Mary raised 9 children.
Leslie Alexander Sawyer was born July 23, 1882 in New Carlisle, Quebec, the son of Alexander & Hannah (Garrett) Sawyer. He married Agnes Vallance, Mary's older sister on January 1st, 1908. They had three chidren.
Harry Jesse Caldwell was born July 3, 1887, the son of Robert "Jesse" Caldwell and Annette Billingsly. He married Lillian Mary Leask in Cranbrook about 1916. I believe they had 5 children.
Related Surnames include (but are not limited to): Hall, Vallance, Caldwell, McFarlane, Sawyer, Sherar, Cooke, Powers, McMillian, Campbell