Norton Roy Christie

20 December 1916–13 February 2010 (Age 93)
Christie Ridge, Manners Sutton, York, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Norton Roy

When Norton Roy Christie was born on 20 December 1916, in Christie Ridge, Manners Sutton, York, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Roy Christie, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Agnes Cleghorn, was 26. He died on 13 February 2010, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 93, and was buried in Lorneville, Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Roy Christie
1886–1967
Margaret Agnes Cleghorn
1890–1917
Earl William Christie
1913–2002
Irene Margaret Christie
1915–
Norton Roy Christie
1916–2010

Parents and Siblings

    Male1886–1967Male

    Margaret Agnes Cleghorn

    Female1890–1917Female

siblings

(3)

    Earl William Christie

    Male1913–2002Male

    Irene Margaret Christie

    Female1915–Female

    Male1916–2010Male

World Events (5)

1937 · Miramichi Strike

Age 21

August 20, 1937, the Miramichi lumber strike took place. Over 1,500 millworkers and longshoremen struck 14 lumber firms for wage increases.
1955 · Recorder Low Temperature

Age 39

In 1955, New Brunswick broke the record with a freezing temperature of -47.2° C, in Sisson Dam
1982

Age 66

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from the personal name Christie, a pet form of Christian .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

Norton roy Christie

He was called Nortie. Norton served in the Canadian Air Force in WW2. He and his wife had two children: Dale and Joanne.

Sources (2)

  • Norton Roy Christie, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Norton R Christie, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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