Charles Frank Rannie1,2

#12954, (1896 - 1952)
FatherCharles Rannie1 (1868 - 1953)
MotherAnna Lyall Adair1 (1871 - 1942)
Relationship3rd great-grandson of John Bonnycastle
Charts5 Generations of Descendants of Sir Richard Henry Bonnycastle (1791-1847)

Life Events

BirthCharles Frank Rannie was born on 2 Feb 1896 in British Columbia.1
(with Parents) 1901 CensusCharles Rannie appeared on the 1901 Census of Vancouver, British Columbia with his parents. He was age 5 and was born Feb 2 1896 in British Columbia.1 
(with Parents) 1921 CensusCharles Frank appeared on the 1921 Census of Vancouver, British Columbia with his parents. He was 25, born in BC, employed as a Bank Clerk earning $1500 the previous year.3 
MarriageHe married Gwenllian Mary Woodward in 1935.4
Note.Charles and Gwenllian adopted two children in 1943 and 1946.4 
(Mentioned) ObituaryHe was mentioned in Anna Lyall Rannie's 1942 obituary as son Charles Frank of Weyburn, Sask.2 
DeathCharles died on 14 Mar 1952 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.4
BurialHe was buried in Elkhorn, Manitoba, where his family was living at the time.4 
Last Edited22 Apr 2014


  1. Online image of the 1901 Census for Canada (Library and Archives Canada,, Burrard (1), Vancouver City (d-29), page 6, line 39.
  2. Obituary of Anna Lyall Rannie in Chilliwack Progress, 16 Dec 1942, page 9 (Bennett Library, Simon Fraser University, microfilm).
  3. Online image of the 1921 Census for Canada, viewed at British Columbia, Vancouver, SD 30, Page 26.
  4. E-mails from Dorothy Walker to J Kolthammer.