Elizabeth Callard

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Callard was born on 22 September 1869, in England, United Kingdom, her father, John Edward Callard, was 42 and her mother, Mary Harford, was 24. She married Robert Goodfellow Armstrong on 7 March 1908, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Battleford, Battle River No. 438, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911. She died on 3 January 1938, in Markham, York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 68, and was buried in Markham, York, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Robert Goodfellow Armstrong
1853–1945
Elizabeth Callard
1869–1938
Marriage: 7 March 1908
Violet Reddan Armstrong
1894–1958
John Edward Armstrong
1909–1961
Marjorie Helena Armstrong
1911–1985

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Armstrong in household of Robert Goodfellow Armstrong, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Elizabeth Callard Armstrong, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elizabeth Collard in entry for James Harold Wellington Sinclair and Violet Reddan Armstrong, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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World Events (7)

1871

British Columbia joins the confederation.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Pierre, Raymonde.

French: variant of Calard, a derivative of Old French cale, denoting a kind of close-fitting cap worn by women (see Cale ).

English (Devon): possibly a habitational name from Callard in Burrington (Devon), or perhaps a variant of Collard .

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

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