Josephine Hardy

23 April 1912–about 1990 (Age 77)
Newfoundland, Canada

The Life of Josephine

When Josephine Hardy was born on 23 April 1912, in Newfoundland, Canada, her father, William Hardy III, was 44 and her mother, Hattie M Maxfield, was 39. She died about 1990, in her hometown, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

William Hardy III
1868–1925
Hattie M Maxfield
1872–1942
Anne Hazel Maxfield Hardy
1903–1983
Louise Hardy
1909–1983
Josephine Hardy
1912–1990

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World Events (1)

1982

Age 70

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 English, Scottish, and French: nickname for a brave or foolhardy man, from Old French, Middle English hardi ‘bold’, ‘courageous’ (of Germanic origin; compare Hard 1).2 Irish: in addition to being an importation of the English name, this is also found as an Anglicized form (by partial translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla Deacair ‘son of the hard lad’.3 Scottish: variant spelling of Hardie 2.

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

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