William John "Bill" Norrie

15 December 1913–3 March 1994 (Age 80)
Miniota, Manitoba, Canada

The Life of William John "Bill"

When William John "Bill" Norrie was born on 15 December 1913, in Miniota, Manitoba, Canada, his father, John William Norrie, was 25 and his mother, Helen Annabelle Robb, was 22. He married Lois Stella Morgan on 28 October 1949, in Canada. He lived in Manitoba, Canada in 1916. He died on 3 March 1994, in Alberta, Canada, at the age of 80, and was buried in De Winton, Foothills No. 31, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

William John "Bill" Norrie
Lois Stella Morgan
Marriage: 28 October 1949

Spouse and Children

28 October 1949

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (1)


Age 69

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Norris . Black offers evidence that this name was interchangeable with Norn, an old Orkney surname derived from Old Norse Norræna, the name of the Norse language; alternatively, it may be from Old Norse Noregr ‘Norway’.2 English: variant of Northey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Norrie in household of John Norrie, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Bill Norrie, "Find A Grave Index"
  • William John Norrie, "BillionGraves Index"

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