Earl Bruce Irwin

13 April 1880–15 May 1906 (Age 26)
Essex, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Earl Bruce

When Earl Bruce Irwin was born on 13 April 1880, in Essex, Ontario, Canada, his father, Joseph Irwin, was 35 and his mother, Talitha Cume Stewart, was 38. He lived in Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada in 1891. He died on 15 May 1906, in Greenwood, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 26, and was buried in Greenwood, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Earl Bruce? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Irwin
Talitha Cume Stewart
Inez Eliza Irwin
Earl Bruce Irwin

Parents and Siblings



World Events (3)

1883 · Mining Boom
Age 3
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.
1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act
Age 6
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 26
Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: variant of Irvin .English: variant of Erwin 1.Welsh: possibly from the Welsh personal name Urien (see Uren ), but this is difficult to substantiate.

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (4)

  • Earl B Irwin in household of Ineze E. Fox, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Earl Bruce Irwin - Government record: Census record: birth: 13 April 1880; Essex, Ontario, Canada
  • Earl Bruce Irwin, "Canada Census, 1891"

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.