William E Snider

Wilton, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada

The Life of William E

When William E Snider was born in 1849, in Wilton, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada, his father, Edward Snider, was 34 and his mother, Diana Hartman, was 40. He lived in Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada for about 20 years.

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Edward Snider
Diana Hartman
Ira Hartman Snider
Uretta Ann Delucia Snider
Norman H. Snyder
E N Snider
William E Snider
Chester Norman Snider
Mary Adeline Snider

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World Events (7)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 18

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 20

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 34

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: variant of Sneider ‘tailor’.2 Americanized form of German Schneider .3 Respelling of Slovenian Žnider, from žnidar, an occupational name for a tailor of German origin ( see Schneider ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Snider in household of Edward Snider, "Canada Census, 1871"
  • Wm E ? Snider, "Ontario Census, 1861"
  • W E N Snider, "Canada Census, 1851"

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