Selwyn Bobier

2 February 1906–2 June 1981 (Age 75)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Selwyn

When Selwyn Bobier was born on 2 February 1906, in Michigan, United States, his father, George Harvey Bobier, was 33 and his mother, Ora Sheldon, was 26. He had at least 1 son with Margaret Sage. He lived in Saint Ignace, Mackinac, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 2 June 1981, at the age of 75, and was buried in Mount Morris, Genesee, Michigan, United States.

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Selwyn Bobier
Margaret Sage
George S Bobier

Spouse and Children


    Margaret Sage




    George S Bobier


Parents and Siblings

    George Harvey Bobier


    Ora Sheldon




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 4

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Baubier, a nickname for a stutterer (ultimately from Latin balbus ‘stammering’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Selwyn Babied in household of Harvey Bobied, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Selwyn Bobier, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Selwin Bobier in household of Harvey G Bobier, "United States Census, 1920"

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