Ralston Owen Trenholm

11 February 1919–4 September 1978 (Age 59)
Cape Tormentine, Botsford, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Ralston Owen

When Ralston Owen Trenholm was born on 11 February 1919, in Cape Tormentine, Botsford, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Robert C. Trenholm, was 32 and his mother, Jennie Vesta Dobson, was 30. He died on 4 September 1978, in Virginia Beach, Georgina, Regional Municipality of York, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 59, and was buried in Stouffville, Markham, York, Ontario, Canada.

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World Events (6)

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born
Age 15
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.
1937 · Miramichi Strike
Age 18
August 20, 1937, the Miramichi lumber strike took place. Over 1,500 millworkers and longshoremen struck 14 lumber firms for wage increases.
1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election
Age 24
George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trenholme in Whorlton (Yorkshire). The placename derives from Old Norse trani ‘crane’ + holmr ‘small island, water meadow’.

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

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  • Ralston Owen Trenholm, "Find A Grave Index"

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