James Albert Allison

1889–1978 (Age 89)
Glanford Station, Hamilton, Hamilton-Wentworth, Ontario, Canada

The Life of James Albert

When James Albert Allison was born in 1889, in Glanford Station, Hamilton, Hamilton-Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, his father, William Lister Allison, was 38 and his mother, Ruth Theaker, was 30. He married Mary Millicent Marshall about 1914, in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada in 1901. He died in 1978, in Ontario, Canada, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

James Albert Allison
Mary Millicent Marshall
Marriage: about 1914

Spouse and Children

about 1914
Wentworth, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    William Lister Allison


    Ruth Theaker




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World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 17

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 45

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 54

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

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • James A Allison in household of William Allison, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • James Albert Allison, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Albert Allison, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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