Margaret Pearl Ament

1887–1973 (Age 86)
Brussels, Huron East, Huron, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Margaret Pearl

When Margaret Pearl Ament was born on 17 June 1887, in Brussels, Huron East, Huron, Ontario, Canada, her father, Phillip Henry Ament, was 27 and her mother, Matilda Caroline Wilbee, was 28. She married Thomas Arthur Hawkshaw on 14 August 1920, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. She lived in Ontario, Canada in 1887 and Huron, Ontario, Canada in 1901. She died on 30 December 1973, in Hussar, Wheatland County, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 86, and was buried in Clandeboye, Lucan Biddulph, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada.

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Margaret Pearl Ament
Thomas Arthur Hawkshaw
Marriage: 14 August 1920

Spouse & Children

14 August 1920
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 19

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

Age 47

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.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 56

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

1 English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’).2 German: variant spelling of Amend .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maggie Ament in household of Philip Ament, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Margaret Pearl Ament, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Margaret P Ament, "Canada Census, 1891"

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