Alice Parkin Massey, born in 1880 in Fredericton, New Brunswick, was the daughter of Sir George Parkin, an influential Canadian educator and author,  and Annie Fisher. In 1915 she married Vincent Massey. Their son, Lionel, was born in 1916, followed by a second son, Hart, in 1918.
During Vincent Massey's term as High Commissioner to Great Britain, Alice became known for her work with Canadian servicemen during World War II in England. She worked in her "office at Canadian military headquarters coping with correspondence, in hospitals visiting the sick and wounded, or at the Canadian Officers' Club, founded by her husband and herself, serving Canadian-style meals to men on leave." Alice died in 1950 before her husband's appointment as Canada's first Canadian-born governor general.
Alice Stuart Parkin.
Given Name: Alice Stuart.
A Given name was found in addition to a first name in the NAME tag.
↑ Terry Cook, “PARKIN, Sir GEORGE ROBERT,” in Dictionary of Canadian Biography, vol. 15, University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2003–, accessed August 17, 2015, 
↑ "Canada Census, 1881," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV6C-H7F : accessed 16 August 2015), Alice Parkin in household of Geo. R. Parkin, Fredericton - Kings Ward, York, New Brunswick, Canada; citing p. 39; Library and Archives Canada film number C-13181, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 1,375,817.
↑ "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:278W-1WH : accessed 16 August 2015), Charles Vincent Massey and Alice Stuart Parkin, 31 May 1915; citing registration , Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm .
↑ University of Toronto, Massey Family Fonds (accessed August 16, 2015)
↑ The Globe and Mail (1936-Current) [Toronto, Ont] 01 Aug 1950: 6.
↑ Source: #S183 Vol. 76 Chart of descendants of Michael and Maria Fisher
↑ Source: #S183 Vol. 76 - sheet with Annie Fisher and family information