Doreen-Marcella Huppie

27 November 1920–11 August 1996 (Age 75)
Alberta, Canada

The Life of Doreen-Marcella

When Doreen-Marcella Huppie was born on 27 November 1920, in Alberta, Canada, her father, Maxime Huppe, was 26 and her mother, Gabrielle-Emma Minnie, was 17. She married Ronald Wilson Bowness on 23 April 1941, in Alberta, Canada. She died on 11 August 1996, in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 75, and was buried in Golden, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Ronald Wilson Bowness
Doreen-Marcella Huppie
Marriage: 23 April 1941

Spouse and Children

23 April 1941
Alberta, Canada

Parents and Siblings


    Gabrielle-Emma Minnie




    Irene-Marguerite-Bertha Huppie



    Mildred-Therese Huppie


World Events (1)


Age 62

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

1 French: from huppe ‘hoopoe’ (the bird), perhaps applied as a nickname for someone with hair resembling the hoopoe's crest or a with a long curved nose resembling its bill.2 German (also Hüppe): from a pet form (Hubo) of the personal name Hugebert, composed of hug ‘spirit’, ‘thought’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Doreen Marcella Huppie in entry for Ronald Wilson Bowness, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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