James Campbell McNaught

August 1920–20 February 1974 (Age 53)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of James Campbell

James Campbell McNaught was born in August 1920, in Ontario, Canada. He married Beulah Anne Shelp on 8 May 1943, in Russell, Prescott and Russell, Ontario, Canada. He died on 20 February 1974, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 53.

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James Campbell McNaught
1920–1974
Beulah Anne Shelp
1921–2005
Marriage: 8 May 1943

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 May 1943
Russell, Prescott and Russell, Ontario, Canada

World Events (3)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 14

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 23

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 35

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

1 Scottish and Irish: shortened form of McNaughton .2 Irish: in Donegal, a variant of McKnight .

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

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  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Ontario, Canada, The Ottawa Journal (Birth, Marriage and Death Notices), 1885-1980

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