Gladys May Hunter

22 December 1907–10 December 2008 (Age 101)
Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Gladys May

When Gladys May Hunter was born on 22 December 1907, in Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada, her father, James Alexander Hunter Iron Worker, was 38 and her mother, Josephine Pound, was 35. She married William James Kennedy Godfrey on 5 October 1929, in Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada. She lived in Algoma, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 10 December 2008, in Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

William James Kennedy Godfrey
Gladys May Hunter
Marriage: 5 October 1929

Spouse and Children

5 October 1929
Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings



    Walter Jesse Hunter



    Joseph Hunter



    William John Hunter


+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 27

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 36

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1965 · Postal Worker Strike

Age 58

In 1965, 10,000 postal workers in Ontario and other places around Canada went on strike for higher wages.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Hunt , a Middle English secondary derivative formed with the addition of the agent noun suffix -er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gladys May Hunter, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Gladys Hunter in household of Alexander Hunter, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • James Kennedy Godfrey in the Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936

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