Frank Delaney

Male4 June 1896–1967

Brief Life History of Frank

When Frank Delaney was born on 4 June 1896, in London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America, his father, Frederick James Delaney, was 22 and his mother, Ethel Rose Porter, was 19. He lived in Ontario, Canada in 1896. He died in 1967, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Frederick James Delaney
1873–1949
Ethel Rose Porter
1876–
Frank Delaney
1896–1967
Frederick Delaney
1897–1949
Gordon Delaney
1898–
William Delaney
1898–

Sources (4)

  • Fred Delane, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Frank Delane, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Fred Delane, "Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 10

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 38

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 47

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Aileen, Cormac, Clancy, Colm, Conley, Conor, Dermot, Donal, Eamon, Eamonn, Finbar.

English (of Norman origin): variant of Laney with fused preposition de.

Irish: Anglicized form, influenced by the Norman name, of Gaelic Ó Dubhshláine ‘descendant of Dubhshláine’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + slán ‘challenge, defiance’. MacLysaght, however, suggests that this element may be from the Sláinge river.

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

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