Hattie Eveline Barkley

Female21 January 1878–20 November 1957

Brief Life History of Hattie Eveline

When Hattie Eveline Barkley was born on 21 January 1878, in Williamsburgh, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry Zenas Barkley, was 33 and her mother, Clarinda Evaline Barkley, was 36. She married Rodney Leonard Silmser on 27 September 1904, in Finch, Finch, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 20 November 1957, in Long Sault, South Stormont, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 79, and was buried in Newington, South Stormont, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Rodney Leonard Silmser
1880–1958
Hattie Eveline Barkley
1878–1957
Marriage: 27 September 1904
Eric Ray Silmser
1917–1917
Morris Earl Silmser
1918–1970

Sources (8)

  • Hattie Barkley in household of Jonas Barkley, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Hattie C Barkley, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Hattie Evaline Barkley Silmser, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 September 1904Finch, Finch, Stormont Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (6)

    1883 · Mining Boom

    Age 5

    In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

    1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

    Age 8

    In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.

    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

    Age 28

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

    Name Meaning

    English and northern Irish (Antrim): variant of Barclay .

    Americanized form of German Berkel or of some other similar (like-sounding) German surname.

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

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