James Michael Walsh

8 February 1936–7 August 2015 (Age 79)
Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of James Michael

When James Michael Walsh was born on 8 February 1936, in Sydney Mines, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Alexander Walsh, was 35 and his mother, Sarah MacGregor, was 34. He married Mary Elizabeth Bowser on 27 November 1965, in Ontario, Canada. He died on 7 August 2015, in Sault Sainte Marie, Algoma, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 79.

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James Michael Walsh
Mary Elizabeth Bowser
Marriage: 27 November 1965

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27 November 1965
Ontario, Canada

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World Events (8)

1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 7

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.
1945 · HMCS Esquimalt Torpedoed

Age 9

On April 16, 1945, the HMCS Esquimalt was torpedoed by German U-Boats. Thirty-nine men died, some due to the attack others to exposure to cold. Those that survived were rescued by the Sarnia.
1965 · Postal Worker Strike

Age 29

In 1965, 10,000 postal workers in Ontario and other places around Canada went on strike for higher wages.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Breathnach ‘Briton’. It was used in particular to denote the Welshmen who arrived in Ireland in the wake of Strongbow's Anglo-Norman invasion of 1170 .

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

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