Ernest Lee Irwin

17 January 1911–1951 (Age 39)
Adjala, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Ernest Lee

When Ernest Lee Irwin was born on 17 January 1911, in Adjala, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, his father, Wilson Alexander Irwin, was 34 and his mother, Rachel Alice Lee, was 37. He married Susannah Watson. He died in 1951, at the age of 40.

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World Events (2)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
Age 23
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 32
George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

1 Northern Irish, Scottish, and English: variant of Irvin .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Irwyn, Erwyn, or Everwyn, Old English Eoforwine, composed of the elements eofor ‘wild boar’ + wine ‘friend’.3 From the Welsh personal name Urien ( see Uren ).

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

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  • Ernest Lee Irwin, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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