Marcel Joseph Ferdinand Roméo Mattard dit Lamothe

17 January 1925–20 July 2007 (Age 82)
Landrienne, Abitibi, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Marcel Joseph Ferdinand Roméo

When Marcel Joseph Ferdinand Roméo Mattard dit Lamothe was born on 17 January 1925, in Landrienne, Abitibi, Quebec, Canada, his father, Joseph Lamothe dit Mattard, was 25 and his mother, Marie Anna Adele Josephine Letourneau, was 24. He died on 20 July 2007, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Lamothe dit Mattard
Marie Anna Adele Josephine Letourneau
Marcel Joseph Ferdinand Roméo Mattard dit Lamothe
Joseph Arthur Jacques Lucien Mattard
Roméo Joseph Mattard dit Lamothe
Normand Joseph Raoul Emile Mattard
Yves Joseph Claude Mattard dit Lamothe

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World Events (8)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 9

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 18

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 30

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

1 Maltese: variant of Italian Attardo .2 English: of uncertain origin, perhaps a topographic name for someone living ‘at the hard’. The noun hard, in Essex and elsewhere, denotes a short causeway leading from the shore into the sea, used by fishermen. Alternatively, the reference may have been to an area of firm ground in a marshy area.

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

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