Helmer Genealogy

 

 

Charles Frederick Helmer

c. 1907

 


File updated 8:00p.m. E.D.S.T., September 18, 2007 to extend the Helmores / Helmers back into the 1500's.

Many thanks to John Helmore, of Australia,  and family, for sharing their Helmore/Helmer family research. 

 

 

Descendants of Robert Helmore

 

Generation No. 1

1. ROBERT1 HELMORE died Unknown.

Child of ROBERT HELMORE is:

2. i. JAMES2 HELMORE, b. October 16, 1585, (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 2

2. JAMES2 HELMORE (ROBERT1) was born October 16, 1585 in (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married JOHANNA RICHARDS. She died Unknown.

Child of JAMES HELMORE and JOHANNA RICHARDS is:

3. i. JAMES3 HELMORE, b. September 02, 1632; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 3

3. JAMES3 HELMORE (JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born September 02, 1632, and died Unknown. He married ISOTT HEARD, daughter of NICHOLAS HEARD and JOAN SNOW. She was born April 09, 1640 in Yarnscombe, Devon, and died Unknown.

Child of JAMES HELMORE and ISOTT HEARD is:

4. i. JAMES4 HELMORE, b. October 07, 1658, (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 4

4. JAMES4 HELMORE (JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born October 07, 1658 in (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married MARGARET CROCKER in Devon, England. She died Unknown.

More About JAMES HELMORE and MARGARET CROCKER:

Marriage: Devon, England

Child of JAMES HELMORE and MARGARET CROCKER is:

5. i. JAMES5 HELMORE, b. January 14, 1688/89, (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 5

5. JAMES5 HELMORE (JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born January 14, 1688/89 in (Newton) St. Cyres, Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married SUSANNA in Devon. She died Unknown.

More About JAMES HELMORE and SUSANNA:

Marriage: Devon

Child of JAMES HELMORE and SUSANNA is:

6. i. WILLIAM6 HELMORE, b. December 26, 1722, (Newton) St., Cyres, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 6

6. WILLIAM6 HELMORE (JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born December 26, 1722 in (Newton) St., Cyres, Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married MARY. She died Unknown.

Child of WILLIAM HELMORE and MARY is:

7. i. WILLIAM7 HELMORE, b. May 22, 1752, (Newton) St Cyres, Devon; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 7

7. WILLIAM7 HELMORE (WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born May 22, 1752 in (Newton) St Cyres, Devon, and died Unknown. He married ANN Abt. 1785. She died Unknown.

More About WILLIAM HELMORE and ANN:

Marriage: Abt. 1785

Child of WILLIAM HELMORE and ANN is:

8. i. WILLIAM8 HELMORE, b. 1799, St. Cyres, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 8

8. WILLIAM8 HELMORE (WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born 1799 in St. Cyres, Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married ROSE TAPPER AMOS April 30, 1820 in Dawlish, Devon, England, daughter of JOHN AMOS and GRACE TAPPER. She was born April 20, 1800 in Devon, England, and died 1867 in Dawlish, Devon, England.

More About WILLIAM HELMORE and ROSE AMOS:

Marriage: April 30, 1820, Dawlish, Devon, England

Child of WILLIAM HELMORE and ROSE AMOS is:

9. i. JAMES (JOHN)9 HELMORE, b. 1831, Devon, England; d. Unknown.

 

Generation No. 9

9. JAMES (JOHN)9 HELMORE (WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born 1831 in Devon, England, and died Unknown. He married ANN BOWDEN December 1859. She was born 1840 in Dawlish, Devon, England, and died June 1904 in Newton Abbott, Devon, England.

More About JAMES HELMORE and ANN BOWDEN:

Marriage: December 1859

Child of JAMES HELMORE and ANN BOWDEN is:

10. i. EMMA10 HELMORE, b. 1865, Torquay, Devon, England; d. 1903.

 

Generation No. 10

10. EMMA10 HELMORE (JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born 1865 in Torquay, Devon, England, and died 1903.

Child of EMMA HELMORE is:

11. i. ALFRED CHARLES11 HELMER, b. June 26, 1884, Devonport, England; d. December 16, 1946, Ottawa, ON.

 

Generation No. 11

11. ALFRED CHARLES11 HELMER (EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born June 26, 1884 in Devonport, England, and died December 16, 1946 in Ottawa, ON1. He married (1) SARAH ANN BROWNLEE March 29, 1911 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada2, daughter of ALBERT BROWNLEE and TERESSA JARDINE. She was born 18853, and died December 24, 1919 in Ottawa, ON, Canada4. He married (2) LUCY YOUNG November 23, 1922, daughter of WILLIAM YOUNG and EMMA BARTON. She was born May 06, 1897 in Dover Kent, England, and died November 04, 1974 in Ottawa, ON.

Notes for ALFRED CHARLES HELMER:

Charles Frederick Helmer was on of the boys brought to Canada by Dr. Bernardo. The National Archives of Canada shows the following record:

BRITISH HOME CHILDREN

Helmore, Alfred Charles, (Note spelling of Helmer)

Age 10, Sex M

Year of arrival 1896

Microfilm Reel C-4541

Ship S.S. Scotsman

Point of Departure, Liverpool

Departure Date 30 July 1896

Port of Arrival Quebec

Arrival date 8 August 1896

Party Dr. Barnardo's Party

Destination Toronto, Ontario

 

The war records sometimes listed Charles Fredrick Helmer as Charles Alfred Helmer. The Regimental serial number of the solder remained the same when either Alfred or Fredrick was used. It was 145691.

He came to Canada with the Barnardo summer and autumn parties of 1896. His address was c/o William E. Milligan, Hazeldean.

Alfred Charles Helmer is in the 1901 Census of Canada in Golbourn Twnshp. The date of birth shown is June 26, 1884.

More About ALFRED CHARLES HELMER:

Burial: Unknown, Pinecrest Cemetery, Ottawa, ON, Canada5

Notes for SARAH ANN BROWNLEE:

In the marriage records of Ontario, he was listed as Helmore, Alfred Charles.

His wife was listed as Brownlee, Sarah. LDS microfilm reference 002491 11

More About SARAH ANN BROWNLEE:

Burial: December 26, 1919, Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, ON, Canada

More About ALFRED HELMER and SARAH BROWNLEE:

Marriage: March 29, 1911, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada6

More About ALFRED HELMER and LUCY YOUNG:

Marriage: November 23, 1922

Children of ALFRED HELMER and SARAH BROWNLEE are:

i. ORAL12 HELMER, b. 1912; d. December 26, 1915, Ottawa.

More About ORAL HELMER:

Burial: Unknown, Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, ON, Canada

ii. BABY HELMER, b. December 17, 1919, Ottawa, ON, Canada7; d. December 17, 1919, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

More About BABY HELMER:

Burial: Unknown, Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Children of ALFRED HELMER and LUCY YOUNG are:

12. iii. GORDON JAMES12 HELMER, b. June 06, 1924; d. July 19, 1954, near Lachenaie, Quebec Canada.

iv. EDWARD CHARLES HELMER, b. 1928, Ottawa, ON, Canada; d. January 06, 1993, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

More About EDWARD CHARLES HELMER:

Burial: Unknown, Pincrest Cemetery

13. v. MARGARET DOREEN HELMER, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 12

12. GORDON JAMES12 HELMER (ALFRED CHARLES11, EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born June 06, 1924, and died July 19, 1954 in near Lachenaie, Quebec Canada. He married RUTH MARIE PARKER Private. She was born Private.

Notes for GORDON JAMES HELMER:

Flt. Lt. Gord (Pete) Helmer was killed in a peace time crash of a T-33 Canadian military jet aircraft near Lachenaie, Quebec Canada. The aircraft was piloted by Flt. Lt. J.A.H. d'Niverville. They were on a routine training flight out of St. Hubert, PQ, Canada. Gord was on board as an aeronautical engineer and flight instructor. These details are from an article in the Ottawa Citizen, dated July 20, 1954.

More About GORDON JAMES HELMER:

Burial: Unknown, Beachwood Cemetery, Ottawa, ON, Canada

More About GORDON HELMER and RUTH PARKER:

Private-Begin: Private

Children of GORDON HELMER and RUTH PARKER are:

14. i. DOUGLAS CHARLES13 HELMER, b. Private.

ii. IAIN BAIN HELMER, b. Private; m. NANCY GIBSON, Private; b. Private.

More About IAIN HELMER and NANCY GIBSON:

Private-Begin: Private

15. iii. LAURA RUTH HELMER, b. Private.

iv. PETER GREIG HELMER, b. November 05, 1953; d. September 05, 1972, Kemptville, Ontario, Canada.

 

13. MARGARET DOREEN12 HELMER (ALFRED CHARLES11, EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born Private. She married JOSEPH MICHAEL BURCHELL Private, son of ALFRED BURCHELL and BARBARA MILLAR. He was born Private.

More About JOSEPH BURCHELL and MARGARET HELMER:

Private-Begin: Private

Children of MARGARET HELMER and JOSEPH BURCHELL are:

16. i. WENDY HEATHER13 BURCHELL, b. Private.

ii. ALFRED GLEN BURCHELL, b. Private.

 

Generation No. 13

14. DOUGLAS CHARLES13 HELMER (GORDON JAMES12, ALFRED CHARLES11, EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born Private. He married JOANN DORIS DAWE Private. She was born Private.

More About DOUGLAS HELMER and JOANN DAWE:

Private-Begin: Private

Children of DOUGLAS HELMER and JOANN DAWE are:

i. PETER LEIF14 HELMER, b. Private.

ii. DAVID AEDAN HELMER, b. Private.

 

15. LAURA RUTH13 HELMER (GORDON JAMES12, ALFRED CHARLES11, EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born Private. She married REV DAVID ALEXANDER MULLIN Private. He was born Private.

More About DAVID MULLIN and LAURA HELMER:

Private-Begin: Private

Children of LAURA HELMER and DAVID MULLIN are:

i. REBECCA CATHERINE14 MULLIN, b. Private.

ii. ANDREW DAVID MULLIN, b. Private.

iii. BENJAMIN CHARLES ESDEN MULLIN, b. Private.

 

16. WENDY HEATHER13 BURCHELL (MARGARET DOREEN12 HELMER, ALFRED CHARLES11, EMMA10 HELMORE, JAMES (JOHN)9, WILLIAM8, WILLIAM7, WILLIAM6, JAMES5, JAMES4, JAMES3, JAMES2, ROBERT1) was born Private. She married MARIO GAMACHE Private, son of GEORGE GAMACHE and CLOTILDE LEVESQUE. He was born Private.

More About MARIO GAMACHE and WENDY BURCHELL:

Private-Begin: Private

Children of WENDY BURCHELL and MARIO GAMACHE are:

i. MACKENZIE PAIGE14 GAMACHE, b. Private.

ii. ALEXA ROSE GAMACHE, b. Private.

 

 

Endnotes

1. The Ottawa Citizen, Death date, Charles F. Helmer died in hospital Dec 16, 1946.

2. Marriage records of Ontario, MS 934 Reel 9.

3. Beechwood Cemetery.

4. Beechwood Cemetery, Burried and included on the stone of her family. The large stone in Beechwood Cemetery has the first name listed as Albert Brownlee, her father. It is in plot 27, section 29.

5. The Ottawa Citizen, Interment at Pinecrest Cemetery, Ottawa, Ontario..

6. Marriage records of Ontario, MS 934 Reel 9.

7. Beechwood Cemetery.