Charles A. Whittle

1846–8 February 1884 (Age 38)
Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Charles A.

When Charles A. Whittle was born in 1846, in Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada, his father, John Whittle, was 37 and his mother, Ann Thornton, was 28. He married Elizabeth E. McQueen about 9 June 1880, in Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 8 February 1884, in Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 38, and was buried in Ruthven, Kingsville, Essex, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Charles A. Whittle
Elizabeth E. McQueen
Marriage: about 9 June 1880
Lilian Beatrice Whittle
John Mowatt Whittle

Spouse and Children

about 9 June 1880
Gosfield, Essex, Ontario, Canada


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World Events (3)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 21

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 25

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 37

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.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire):1. habitational name from any of various places named Whittle, especially one in Lancashire, named from Old English hwīt ‘white’ + hyll ‘hill’. 2. variant of Whitwell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles A. Whittle in household of John Whittle, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Charles Whittle in entry for John Whittle and May Cole, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Charles Alexander Whittle, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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