Gordon Lancelot Wallis

22 June 1900–22 June 1980 (Age 80)
Brooke, Lambton, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Gordon Lancelot

When Gordon Lancelot Wallis was born on 22 June 1900, in Brooke, Lambton, Ontario, Canada, his father, Arthur William Wallis, was 31 and his mother, Theresa Johnanah Mater, was 25. He married Catherine Victoria Mc Vicar about 1926, in Ontario, Canada. He lived in Lambton, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 22 June 1980, in Florida, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Alvinston, Brooke-Alvinston, Lambton, Ontario, Canada.

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Gordon Lancelot Wallis
Catherine Victoria Mc Vicar
Marriage: about 1926

Spouse and Children

about 1926
Ontario, Canada

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 14

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. Compare Scottish Wallace .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Gordon L Wallis in household of Arthur W Wallis, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Gordon L Wallis in household of A William Wallis, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Gordon Lancelot Wallis, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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