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Joan Ingram Collection

Emma King and George Shepherd. Emma was born 1868, and died 1968, Mr King her step father wanted her to marry a Greek. He arranged her wedding In 1883 to a Greek Turk, a friend of Mr. King’s. She was 14 years old. She ran away and the marriage was never consumated. She married John Stevens and they had 8 children.

Emma married George Shepherd around 1906.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1909?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009001

Mary Pappenberger, Emma Shepherd and Irene Stevens. Taken at Stevens’ property, at “King Cove.”

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1924

Extent and Physical Description: black and white

Accession number: 2005009002

Mary Tsish from the Songhees Reserve. Married Joseph King, who came to Canada from Greece

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 18?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009003

__? King, drowned when the Triumph sank.

Sophie King was to marry him, but he drowned and she married his brother, Leon.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009004

Peter Stevens, Joan Silick and Andrew Stevens. First year the Stevens grew alfalfa.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1942

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009005

Irene Stevens, daughter of Emma and John Stevens.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009006

Irene Stevens, Andrew and Peter Stevens

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1915?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009007

Mamie Shepherd, born Jan 22, 1906, died May 6, 1921 of typhoid fever.

Carolyn Shepherd, daughters of Emma and George Shepherd

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009008

King brothers

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009009

Sophie ( Purser) King. George Fisher, her half brother. When she was three years old she went to the convent and was there until she was 17.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009010

Angelena, first child of Emma (King) Stevens and John Stevens. She taught school in the interior when she was 16 years old.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009011

Joan Selick, daughter of Irene (Stevens) Silick and Mitchell Silick

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009012

Irene, Andrew and Peter Stevens

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: black and white

Accession number: 2005009013

Shortest lady, Irene Stevens and her friends in a field of daisys.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009015

Sophie King, George Shepherd standing. Emma Shepherd sitting beside Leon King. On beach at King Cove. Do not know childrenÕs names

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009016

Emma Shepherd. Mary Tsish her mother and believed, an Irish dad. Her step father was Joseph King. He wanted her to marry a Greek and arranged a marriage to a Greek Turk when she was 14 years old. She ran away and the marriage was never consumated. She married John Stevens and had five children, she had an affair with George Fisher and had twins. John Stevens asked her to leave and she returned to Victoria to her mother’s reserve taking her daughter Irene with her. She then married George Shepherd around 1906.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009018

Irene Stevens, daughter of Emma (King) Stevens and John Stevens

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1899

Extent and Physical Description: sepia

Accession number: 2005009019

Irene Stevens wedding to Mitchell Sileck.
l-r Ruckle; John Stevens; George Stevens sitting in front. Behind grandfather, Mary Stevens, sister of the groom. Mary Pappenberger, bridesmaid; Mitchell Sileck, groom, Irene. Behind groon, best man, John Sileck, sitting on ground is Lasseter

Charlie Neaves, Andrew Stevens, ... Peter Stevens, Lasseter

May 11, 1925

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 1925

Extent and Physical Description: black and white

Accession number: 2005009020

John Stevens, Nicholas, Peter, Irene, and George

In the early 1920’s.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: black and white

Accession number: 2005009021

Two King brothers and Adolph Trage in center.

Collection: Joan Ingram

Location: Home of Joan Ingram

Date: 19?

Extent and Physical Description: black and white

Accession number: 2005009023