Walter William French

16 November 1905–13 February 1979 (Age 73)
Bay Roberts, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

The Life of Walter William

When Walter William French was born on 16 November 1905, in Bay Roberts, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, his father, William Edward French, was 29 and his mother, Jessie Parsons, was 23. He married Gladys Annie Fletcher on 18 February 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 13 February 1979, in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fraser Valley, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Walter William French
1905–1979
Gladys Annie Fletcher
1898–1973
Marriage: 18 February 1928
Muriel Elizabeth French
1929–1970
William Edward French
1931–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 February 1928
children

(2)

    Muriel Elizabeth French

    Female1929–1970Female

    William Edward French

    Male1931–1989Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Edward French

    Male1876–1922Male

    Jessie Parsons

    Female1881–1965Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1902–1980Male

    Archibald French

    Male1904–1905Male

    Male1905–1979Male

    Muriel Elizabeth French

    Female1909–1921Female

    William French

    Male1911–1923Male

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. ethnic name for someone from France, Middle English frensche, or in some cases perhaps a nickname for someone who adopted French airs. 2. variant of Anglo-Norman French Frain .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter French in household of Wm Edw French, "Newfoundland Census, 1921"
  • Walter William French, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"
  • Walter George in entry for Gladys Annie George, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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