Myrtle Viola Buck

23 March 1898–1989 (Age 90)
Carnarvon Township, Manitoulin, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Myrtle Viola

When Myrtle Viola Buck was born on 23 March 1898, in Carnarvon Township, Manitoulin, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry Ormond Buck, was 34 and her mother, Martha Priscilla Tracy, was 27. She married Frederick Herbert Crowell on 5 February 1918, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Peace River, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died in 1989, in McLennan, Smoky River No. 130, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 91.

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Frederick Herbert Crowell
Myrtle Viola Buck
Marriage: 5 February 1918
Elizabeth Crowell
Norma Priscilla Crowell
Constance Madeline Crowell
Joan Crowell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 February 1918Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 7
    Historical Timeline Settlement Patterns
    1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario
    Age 8
    Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
    1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
    Age 36
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English buc(ke) ‘male goat’ (Old English bucca) or a ‘male deer’ (Old English bucc). The goat was popularly associated with lecherous behaviour and the deer with timidity and speed. The surname may also be a shortened form of longer occupational names, for example Roger le Bucmanger' ‘dealer in bucks or venison’, (Warwickshire 1221) or Walter Bucswayn perhaps ‘goatherd’ (Somerset 1327).English: topographic name for someone who lived near a prominent beech tree, such as Peter atte Buk (Suffolk 1327), from Middle English buk ‘beech’ (from Old English bōc).German and Dutch (Limburg): from a personal name, a short form of Burkhard (see Burkhart ).

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Myrtle Viola Buck, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
    • Myrtle Buck in household of ??Lry O Buck, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1916"
    • Myrtle N Buck in household of Henry O Buck, "Canada Census, 1901"

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