George Lorne Cosford

26 August 1891–8 March 1971 (Age 79)
Mount Forest, Wellington North, Wellington, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of George Lorne

When George Lorne Cosford was born on 26 August 1891, in Mount Forest, Wellington North, Wellington, Ontario, Canada, his father, George Allen Cosford, was 39 and his mother, Charlotte Carson Boothe, was 31. He married Bertha Gladys Munroe in October 1919, in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Saskatchewan, Canada in 1916 and Long Lake, Kennebec, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada in 1926. He died on 8 March 1971, in Viking, Beaver County, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 79, and was buried in Viking, Beaver County, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

George Lorne Cosford
Bertha Gladys Munroe
Marriage: October 1919
Gladys Loretta Cosford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    October 1919Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (5)

    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario
    Age 15
    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
    1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
    Age 43
    Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.
    1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election
    Age 52
    George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from either of two places called Coleford, in Somerset and Gloucestershire, which are named with Old English col ‘(char)coal’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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    Sources (7)

    • G L Cosford, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
    • Lorne Cosford, "Canada Census, 1916"
    • George D Cosford in household of George A Cosford, "Canada Census, 1901"

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