Jena Rodgers Trott

1884–
Collingwood, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Jena Rodgers

When Jena Rodgers Trott was born in 1884, in Collingwood, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry Frederick Trott, was 41 and her mother, Catherine Aitken, was 35. She married John Donald Cunningham on 5 October 1910, in Simcoe, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Donald Cunningham
1872–1935
Jena Rodgers Trott
1884–
Marriage: 5 October 1910

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 October 1910Simcoe, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (3)

    1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act
    Age 2
    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 22
    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
    1982
    Age 98
    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

    English (Somerset and Devon): in southwestern England, usually a variant of Trout .South German: metonymic variant of Trotter 2.English (Somerset and Devon): nickname, either for one who moves quickly, at the pace of a trotting horse, from Middle English trot(te) (Old French trot) ‘trot’, perhaps given to a messenger (see Trotter , Trotman ); or occasionally perhaps from Middle English trot(te), trat(te) ‘old woman, hag’ (Anglo-Norman French trote).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Trout

    Sources (1)

    • Tena Rodgers Trott, "Canada, Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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