Norman Franklin Snider

21 September 1865–18 November 1931 (Age 66)
York Region, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Norman Franklin

When Norman Franklin Snider was born on 21 September 1865, in York Region, Ontario, Canada, his father, Edwy William Snider, was 31 and his mother, Margaret Robinson, was 29. He married Elizabeth R. Wickwire on 5 May 1890, in Lanark, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Tujunga, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He died on 18 November 1931, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Norman Franklin Snider
Agnes Davison Cowan
Marriage: 26 August 1901
Lela C. Snider
Eva Eleanor Snider
Norman Bramwell Snider

Spouse and Children

26 August 1901
Niagara Falls, Welland, Ontario, Canada


    Lela C. Snider


    Eva Eleanor Snider


    Norman Bramwell Snider


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Age 16

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Prairie School / Marquette School No. 121 (Marquette, RM of Woodlands) The school district established in the Rural Municipality of Woodlands, named for the flat prairie surrounding it, was established in 1881, with a school built on the southwest quarter of 8-13-2 west of the Principal Meridian. This building was replaced in 1908, by which time annual expenditures had doubled. In 1912 the school was moved to the hamlet of Marquette, although the name was not changed to Marquette School until 1945 when Marquette School No. 120 was renamed.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 18

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

1 Dutch: variant of Sneider ‘tailor’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .3 Respelling of Slovenian Žnider, from žnidar, an occupational name for a tailor of German origin ( see Schneider ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Normen Snider in household of Edward W Snider, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Norman Snider, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Normen Snider in household of Edward W Snider, "Canada Census, 1881"

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