James Earl Wilosn

Brief Life History of James Earl

When James Earl Wilosn was born on 21 June 1922, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, his father, James Wilson, was 30 and his mother, Dora Christina Inglis, was 22. He died in September 1985, in his hometown, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

James Wilson
1891–1944
Dora Christina Inglis
1900–1962
James Earl Wilosn
1922–1985
Evelyn Doreen Wilson
1923–1933
Ruth Wilson
1926–1996
Mabel June Wilson
1928–1967
Hazel Yvonne Wilson
1933–2007

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    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

    George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

    1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

    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

    English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.

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

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