Louisa Barfett

Femaleabout 1856–20 April 1926

Brief Life History of Louisa

When Louisa Barfett was born about 1856, in Ontario, Canada, her father, John Rice Barfett, was 32 and her mother, Charlott Maria Knight, was 32. She lived in Brighton, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada in 1871. She died on 20 April 1926, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Rice Barfett
Charlott Maria Knight
Sarah Barfett
Ellen Barfett
Louisa Barfett
about 1856–1926
Charles Barfett
Robert James Barfett
William Barfett
Fredrick Barfett
Fanny Barfett
about 1856–1935
Ada Barfett
George R. Barfett
James Rice Barfett
Joseph C Barfett

Sources (5)

  • Louise Barfett, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Louisa Barfett - Published information: birth-name: Louisa Barfett
  • Louisa Barfett, "Canada Census, 1871"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (12)

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World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 11

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.


Age 13


1883 · Mining Boom

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Birkett or a habitational name from any of several places in England called Burcot(t).

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

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