Russell Howard Kilfoyle

1900–1973 (Age 72)
Montague, Lanark, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Russell Howard

When Russell Howard Kilfoyle was born on 14 October 1900, in Montague, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, his father, Thomas Kilfoyle, was 52 and his mother, Elizabeth Irwin, was 40. He married Linda M. Whitmore on 9 August 1938. He lived in Lanark, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 15 March 1973, in Carleton Place, Lanark, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 72, and was buried in Smiths Falls, Lanark, Ontario, Canada.

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Russell Howard Kilfoyle
Linda M. Whitmore
Marriage: 9 August 1938

Spouse & Children

9 August 1938
Montreal, , Québec, Canada

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World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 6

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 34

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 43

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Phóil, patronymic from the personal name Giolla Phóil ‘servant of (Saint) Paul’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Rusel H Kilfoyle in household of Thomas Kilfoyle, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Russel Koylfoil in household of Thomas Koylfoil, "Canada Census, 1911"

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