Edgar Fairburn Bowland

about 1900–17 October 1986 (Age 86)
Almonte, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Edgar Fairburn

When Edgar Fairburn Bowland was born about 1900, his father, John Stedman Bowland, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Bowland, was 37. He married Mary Florence Ireton on 30 August 1941, in Innisville, Drummond North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Lanark, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 17 October 1986, in Almonte, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 86, and was buried in Saint George's Anglican Cemetery, Union Hall, Mississippi Mills, Lanark, Ontario, Canada.

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Edgar Fairburn Bowland
Mary Florence Ireton
Marriage: 30 August 1941

Spouse and Children

30 August 1941
Innisville, Drummond North Elmsley, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    John Stedman Bowland


    Elizabeth Ellen Bowland




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World Events (6)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 6

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

Age 34

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 43

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

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of Boland 1 and 2.2 Altered spelling of Dutch Bouwland, a topographic name for someone who lived by land that was under cultivation.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edgar F Bowland in household of John S Bowland, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Edgar F Bowland in household of John S Bowland, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Edgar F. Bowland, "Find A Grave Index"

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