Bruce Alexander McNabb

1 March 1931–about 2010 (Age 78)
York, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Bruce Alexander

When Bruce Alexander McNabb was born on 1 March 1931, in York, Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, his father, John William Bruce McNabb, was 32 and his mother, Marion Fraser Scott, was 32. He died about 2010, in Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

John William Bruce McNabb
1898–1964
Marion Fraser Scott
1898–1989
Donald Scott McNabb
1925–
Bruce Alexander McNabb
1931–2010
Helen Lorraine McNabb
1934–2018

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Donald Scott McNabb

    Male1925–Male

    Male1931–2010Male

    Helen Lorraine McNabb

    Female1934–2018Female

World Events (7)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 3

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 12

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 24

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac an Aba(dh) ‘son of the abbot’. In Scotland, monasteries often had hereditary lay abbots, who were not bound by rules of celibacy. The McNabs seem to have originated at the monastery of St. Faolan in Strathfillan.

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

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