Florence May Lightle

11 June 1885–6 January 1953 (Age 67)
Cobourg, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Florence May

When Florence May Lightle was born on 11 June 1885, in Cobourg, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, her father, Robert James Lightle, was 31 and her mother, Eliza Jane Storey, was 28. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Charles Bingleman. She lived in Lincoln, Ontario, Canada in 1901. She died on 6 January 1953, in Fort Erie, Niagara, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Charles Bingleman
Florence May Lightle
Evan Edward Bingleman
Leila Leah Bingleman

Spouse and Children



    Evan Edward Bingleman


    Leila Leah Bingleman


Parents and Siblings



    Delbert Egerton Lightle



    Mabel Blanch Lightle


    Mable Blanch Lightle


World Events (4)

1886 · First Workmen's Comp Act

Age 1

In 1886, Ontario passed its first Workmen's Compensation Act. This was in response to the number of railway workers that were being injured.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 21

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 49

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.

Name Meaning

1 Probably an Americanized spelling of German Lichtel ( see Lightell ).2 Perhaps a variant of English Lighthall .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Florence Lightle in household of Eliza J Lightle, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Florence Lightle in entry for Evan Edward Bingleman, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Florence May Lightle, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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