Edward Charles Chamberlain

1894–1952 (Age 58)
Surrey, England

The Life of Edward Charles

Edward Charles Chamberlain was born in 1894, in Surrey, England as the son of Robert Chamberlain and Matilda Ballard. He married Jessie Margaret Porterfield on 5 April 1919, in Seaforth, Huron East, Huron, Ontario, Canada. He died in 1952, in Canada, at the age of 58, and was buried in Maitlandbank Cemetery, Huron East, Huron, Ontario, Canada.

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Edward Charles Chamberlain
Jessie Margaret Porterfield
Marriage: 5 April 1919

Spouse and Children

5 April 1919
Seaforth, Huron East, Huron, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Chamberlain


    Matilda Ballard




World Events (3)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 12

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 40

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 49

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

English: status name from Old French chambrelain, Norman French cambrelanc, cambrelen(c) ‘chamberlain’ (of Germanic origin, from kamer ‘chamber’, ‘room’, Latin camera ( see Chambers ) + the diminutive suffix -(l)ing). This was originally the name of an official in charge of the private chambers of his master.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Edward Charles Chamberlain, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Edward Charles Chamberlain, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Edward Charles Chamberlain, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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