Nora Kathleen Golding

17 November 1883–16 December 1966 (Age 83)
Saint Thomas, Yarmouth, Elgin, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Nora Kathleen

When Nora Kathleen Golding was born on 17 November 1883, in Saint Thomas, Yarmouth, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, her father, Francis Charles Golding, was 31 and her mother, Louisa Tanner, was 19. She married Leonard Herbert Mosher on 3 January 1911, in St. Thomas, Elgin, Ontario, Canada. She lived in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in 1911 and Alberta, Canada in 1916. She died on 16 December 1966, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Herbert Mosher
Nora Kathleen Golding
Marriage: 3 January 1911

Spouse and Children

3 January 1911
St. Thomas, Elgin, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 3

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 23

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 51

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the late Old English personal name Golding, in form a patronymic from Golda ( see Gold 4).2 German: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gold, guld ‘gold’, ‘bright’.3 Jewish (from Latvia and Lithuania): habitational name from Golding, the German and Yiddish name of the city of Kuldīga in Latvia.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nora Mosher in household of Leonard H Mosher, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Nora Golding in household of Frank Golding, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Nora Kathleen Golding, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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