Albert George Presley

1872–
Athens, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Albert George

When Albert George Presley was born in 1872, in Athens, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, his father, George Presley, was 36 and his mother, Leticia Kelly, was 24. He lived in Prescott, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada in 1881.

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Family Time Line

George Presley
1836–1908
Leticia Kelly
1848–1930
Albert George Presley
1872–
Mary Ann Presley
1875–
Robert James Presley
1877–1941
John Arthur Presley
1879–1971
Lydia Olive Presley
1881–1974
George Albert Presley
1884–1908
Albert Presley
1884–
Leonard Presley
1889–1963

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World Events (3)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 11

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 14

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1982

Age 110

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Priestley .2 Americanized form of German Pressler .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Albert .Geo Presley, "Canada Census, 1881"

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