Bruce Howard Fowler Woodward

4 December 1886–4 July 1964 (Age 77)
Mariposa, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Bruce Howard Fowler

When Bruce Howard Fowler Woodward was born on 4 December 1886, in Mariposa, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, Canada, his father, Peter Woodward, was 30 and his mother, Alice Esther Fowler, was 28. He lived in Homer, Stutsman, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and Homer Township, Stutsman, North Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 4 July 1964, in Stutsman, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Jamestown, Stutsman, North Dakota, United States.

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Peter Woodward
Alice Esther Fowler
Bruce Howard Fowler Woodward
Hilda Alberta Mary Newson Woodward
Elsie Parker Woodward
Harold Russell Woodward

Parents and Siblings

    Peter Woodward


    Alice Esther Fowler




World Events (8)


Age 3

North Dakota is the 39th state.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a forester employed to look after the trees and game in a forest, Middle English woodward (from the Old English elements mentioned at 2). 2. perhaps also from an Old English personal name Wuduweard, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + weard ‘guardian’, ‘protector’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bruce Woodward, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bruce Woodward, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bruce W Woodward in household of Peter Woodward, "Canada Census, 1901"

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