Lionel Neilson Telford

1926–1989 (Age 63)
Murrell, Clarendon, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada

The Life of Lionel Neilson

When Lionel Neilson Telford was born on 30 July 1926, in Murrell, Clarendon, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada, his father, Edward Telford, was 53 and his mother, Frances Ada Lester, was 34. He died on 2 August 1989, in Campbell's Bay, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada, at the age of 63.

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Edward Telford
Frances Ada Lester
Audrey Mary Telford
Lionel Neilson Telford
Hilda Telford

Parents & Siblings



  • Audrey Mary Telford


  • Male1926–1989Male

  • Hilda Telford


World Events (2)

1980 · Sovereignty-Association Defeated 60% to 40%

Age 54

The Quebec independence referendum was the first in Quebec and was called by PQ government which advocated secession from Canada. Another one would happen 1995.

Age 56

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

Scottish and English (Northumbria): not, as its form would imply, a habitational name, even though there is a place in Shropshire so called, but a variant of Telfer , assimilated to the pattern of habitational names in -ford. The Shropshire place is a new town, named after the celebrated Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford ( 1757–1834 ).

Possible Related Names

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

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