Weldon Mahlon Barkley

4 February 1909–24 February 1964 (Age 55)
Dundela, South Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Weldon Mahlon

When Weldon Mahlon Barkley was born on 4 February 1909, in Dundela, South Dundas, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, his father, Isaac Barkley, was 22 and his mother, Valera "Lera" Grace Casselman, was 20. He married Grace Evelyn Poole on 28 June 1933. He lived in Dundas, Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 24 February 1964, in Long Sault, South Stormont, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 55, and was buried in Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Long Sault, South Stormont, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Weldon Mahlon Barkley
Grace Evelyn Poole
Marriage: 28 June 1933

Spouse and Children

28 June 1933

Parents and Siblings




    Wilda Pauline Barkley


    Graham Casselman Barclay


World Events (3)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 25

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 34

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 46

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish variant of Barclay .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Weldon Mahlon Barkley, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"
  • Weldon M Barkley in household of Isaac Barkley, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Weldon Mahlon Barclay, "Find A Grave Index"

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