Jannet Haight

1847–29 April 1928 (Age 81)
Brantford, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Jannet

When Jannet Haight was born in 1847, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, her father, Elijah Haight, was 42 and her mother, Christina Elizabeth McDonald, was 38. She died on 29 April 1928, in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 81.

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Richard Cartwright Oxford
1842–
Jannet Haight
1847–1928

Spouse and Children

    Richard Cartwright Oxford

    Male1842–Male

    Female1847–1928Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (4)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 20

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 22

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 36

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

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill ( see Hight ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Janet Harkins, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Jennie Orford, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Jennie Haight in household of Elijah Haight, "Canada Census, 1871"

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