William John Strawbridge

31 July 1918–14 January 1994 (Age 75)
County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The Life of William John

When William John Strawbridge was born on 31 July 1918, in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, his father, David Strawbridge, was 27 and his mother, Catherine Annie Buchanan, was 24. He married Julia in 1943. He died on 14 January 1994, in Australia, at the age of 75, and was buried in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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William John Strawbridge
Guilia Gusman
Joseph Vincent Strawbridge

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

Age 6

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Age 21

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): habitational name from a place so called in Hatherleigh, Devon.

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

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