Margaret Ethel Neilson

3 November 1920–6 May 1977 (Age 56)
Woodman, York, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Margaret Ethel

When Margaret Ethel Neilson was born on 3 November 1920, in Woodman, York, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Robert James Neilson, was 35 and her mother, Matilda Ann Laskey, was 28. She married Cecil David Maxwell on 23 August 1947, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. She died on 6 May 1977, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 56.

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Cecil David Maxwell
Margaret Ethel Neilson
Marriage: 23 August 1947

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 August 1947Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (2)

    1937 · Miramichi Strike
    Age 17
    August 20, 1937, the Miramichi lumber strike took place. Over 1,500 millworkers and longshoremen struck 14 lumber firms for wage increases.
    1955 · Recorder Low Temperature
    Age 35
    In 1955, New Brunswick broke the record with a freezing temperature of -47.2° C, in Sisson Dam

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Nielson 1, or an Anglicized form of McNeil .English: variant of Nelson .Americanized form of Swedish Nilsson or Danish, Norwegian, and North German Nielsen (compare Neilsen ) or Nilsen . Compare also Nelson and Nielson .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Margaret Ethel Neilson, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Margaret Ethel Neilson - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Margaret Ethel Neilson

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