Louis Keegan Telford

1887–1974 (Age 86)
Perth, Western Australia, Australia

The Life of Louis Keegan

Louis Keegan Telford was born on 25 April 1887, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia as the son of John Telford and Ellen Keegan. He married Mary Alice Quinn on 1 January 1919, in Midland Junction, Western Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 7 January 1974, in Mount Lawley, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 86, and was buried in Karrakatta, Western Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Louis Keegan Telford
Mary Alice Quinn
Marriage: 1 January 1919
Violet Ruby Telford

Spouse & Children

1 January 1919
Midland Junction, Western Australia, Australia


Parents & Siblings

  • John Telford


  • Ellen Keegan




  • Emily Victoria Rachel Telford


  • Male1887–1974Male

  • Jack James Nonpareil Telford


  • William Alfred Telford


World Events (8)


Age 5

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Age 14

First Federal election.

Age 24

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumbria): not, as its form would imply, a habitational name, even though there is a place in Shropshire so called, but a variant of Telfer , assimilated to the pattern of habitational names in -ford. The Shropshire place is a new town, named after the celebrated Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford ( 1757–1834 ).

Possible Related Names

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

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