Elsie Frances Malay

27 November 1905–15 February 1995 (Age 89)
Lochaber Mines, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Elsie Frances

When Elsie Frances Malay was born on 27 November 1905, in Lochaber Mines, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Chadwick Murray Malay, was 23 and her mother, Annie Parker Bezanson, was 18. She married Horace Stanley Trindall on 15 January 1924, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1930 and Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1940. She died on 15 February 1995, in West East River, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Horace Stanley Trindall
Elsie Frances Malay
Marriage: 15 January 1924
Horace Stanley Junior Trindall
Charles Wesley Trindall
Ellie Trindall

Spouse and Children

15 January 1924
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Chadwick Murray Malay


    Annie Parker Bezanson





    Abigail Murray Malay


    Colin Roderick Page Malay


    Enos Henry Malay


    Helen Malay


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 4

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Age 24

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

French (Walloon): according to Debrabandere, a Walloon variant of Mala(he), a nickname for a difficult, clumsy or maladroit person, from French malaise ‘illness’, ‘sickness’; ‘awkward’, ‘clumsy’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elsie Trindall in household of Horace Trindall, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elsie F Trindall in household of Horace S Trindall, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elsie Frances Malay, "Nova Scotia Delayed Births, 1837-1904"

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