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
1901–1982
Elsie Frances Malay
1905–1995
Marriage: 15 January 1924
Horace Stanley Junior Trindall
1925–1993
Charles Wesley Trindall
1927–2000
Ellie Trindall
1929–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 January 1924
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Chadwick Murray Malay

    Male1882–Male

    Annie Parker Bezanson

    Female1887–1957Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1905–1995Female

    Abigail Murray Malay

    Female1909–1983Female

    Colin Roderick Page Malay

    Male1911–1991Male

    Enos Henry Malay

    Male1912–1983Male

    Helen Malay

    Female1918–1934Female

+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.
1929

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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