Hilda Waters

19 December 1907–17 April 1985 (Age 77)
Holywell, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hilda

When Hilda Waters was born on 19 December 1907, in Holywell, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Robert Waters, was 31 and her mother, Isabella Jane Carr, was 28. She lived in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died on 17 April 1985, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Roy Edward Lightfoot
1912–1978
Hilda Waters
1907–1985

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Robert Waters

    Male1876–1941Male

    Isabella Jane Carr

    Female1879–1927Female

siblings

(8)

    William Waters

    Male1898–1966Male

    Susannah Faulds Waters

    Female1901–1910Female

    Jane Carr Waters

    Female1902–Female

    Robina Faulds Waters

    Female1905–1991Female

    Female1907–1985Female

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 1

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 7

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 21

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter .2 English: variant of Water 2.3 Irish: when not the English surname, an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ ( see for example Haskin , Hiskey , Tydings ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Hilda Waters in household of William Waters, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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