Leslie James Sutton

1896–1971 (Age 75)
Faraday, Hastings, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Leslie James

When Leslie James Sutton was born on 18 October 1896, in Faraday, Hastings, Ontario, Canada, his father, Morley Ezra Sutton, was 27 and his mother, Emma Eliza Turner Nobbs, was 28. He married Frances Mary Robertson Tripp on 18 October 1920, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He lived in Nanaimo County, British Columbia, Canada in 1911. He died on 13 October 1971, in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 74.

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Leslie James Sutton
Frances Mary Robertson Tripp
Marriage: 18 October 1920

Spouse & Children

18 October 1920
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Parents & Siblings

  • Morley Ezra Sutton


  • Emma Eliza Turner Nobbs




World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 10

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

Age 38

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 47

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places called Sutton, from Old English sūð ‘south’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Lesley Sutton, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • Leslie Sutton, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"
  • Lester Sutton in household of Morley Sutton, "Canada Census, 1911"

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