William Auger

Brief Life History of William

When William Auger was born in 1868, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, his father, JEAN BAPTISTE AUGER, was 41 and his mother, SARAH McNAB, was 40. He lived in Manitoba, Canada in 1870 and Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada in 1881.

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Family Time Line

JEAN BAPTISTE AUGER
1827–
SARAH McNAB
1829–
GEORGE AUGER
1853–1905
James Jacques Auger
1854–1949
James Auger
1856–
Jacques Auger
1856–
Charles Auger
1857–1940
Maguerite Auger
1859–1870
Margaret Jean Auger
1859–1926
John Auger
1862–1940
Nancy Anne Auger
1864–
Sarah Auger
1865–1947
William Auger
1868–
Mary Auger
1872–

Sources (2)

  • William Auger in household of Batiste Auger, "Canada, Manitoba Census Indexes, 1831-1870"
  • William Augé in household of Baptiste Augé, "Canada Census, 1881"

World Events (2)

1871

British Columbia joins the confederation.

1982

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Andre, Gaston, Lucien, Marcel, Mederic, Normand, Raoul, Cecile, Emile, Fernand, Gaetan.

French: from the Old French personal name Auger, which can be from ancient Germanic Adalgari, composed of the elements adal ‘noble’ + gaira- ‘lance, spear’, or Albgari, with the first element alb ‘elf’. Compare Auge , Oge , Ogea , and Osier .

English: variant of Alger .

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

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