James Forbes McFadden

14 October 1911–30 September 1979 (Age 67)
Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of James Forbes

When James Forbes McFadden was born on 14 October 1911, in Sault Ste. Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada, his father, Arsen Mcfadden, was 24 and his mother, Ada Dyer, was 26. He married Elva Beatrice Storie on 14 October 1938, in Powassan, Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada. He died on 30 September 1979, in his hometown, at the age of 67.

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James Forbes McFadden
Elva Beatrice Storie
Marriage: 14 October 1938

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 October 1938Powassan, Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada
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    World Events (4)

    1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
    Age 23
    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 32
    George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
    1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike
    Age 44
    From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Phaid(e)in (Scottish) and Mac Pháidín (Irish), patronymics from Gaelic pet forms of the personal name Pádraig, see Patrick .

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

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    • James Forbes McFadden, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"

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