Christy Lavella Tobey

11 February 1867–
Northumberland, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Christy Lavella

When Christy Lavella Tobey was born on 11 February 1867, in Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, her father, George Tobey, was 48 and her mother, Caroline Dingman, was 35. She married Wallace P. Cochrane on 6 November 1889, in Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Wallace P. Cochrane
1866–1937
Christy Lavella Tobey
1867–
Marriage: 6 November 1889
Ada Alberta Cochrane
1891–1974
Lola Lavella Cochrane
1907–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 November 1889
Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    George Tobey

    Male1818–1889Male

    Caroline Dingman

    Female1831–1890Female

siblings

(8)

    John A Tobey

    Male1844–1920Male

    Jasper Dingman Tobey

    Male1845–1918Male

    Hannah C. Tobey

    Female1848–1863Female

    Milton Benjamin H. Tobey

    Male1855–Male

    Alma Evalyn Tobey

    Female1858–1884Female

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1869

Age 2

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 16

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 39

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Toby ( see Tobias ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Vella Tobey in household of George Tobey, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Kella C Cochrane in household of Wallace Cochrane, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Vella Tobey in entry for Lola Cochrane, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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