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HELP! flag photo of Arthur MEIGHEN   Arthur  MEIGHEN

  (b. 16 June 1874 Anderson, Ontario, Canada   d. 5 August 1960 Toronto, Ontario, Canada )  

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Arthur MEIGHEN was born 16 June 1874 in Anderson, Ontario, Canada

Arthur MEIGHEN was the child of Joseph MEIGHEN   and   Mary Jane BELL and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Gordon MEIGHEN and Isabella IRWIN (maternal)  Henry BELL and Margaret Jane NESBITT

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Arthur  married  Jessie-Isabella COX 24 June 1904 in Birtle, Manitoba, Canada .  The couple had (at least) 3 children. Jessie-Isabella COX  was born 18 April 1883 in Granby, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-de-Granby).  Jessie-Isabella died 6 September 1985 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (York). 

Arthur MEIGHEN died 5 August 1960 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada .



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Arthur MEIGHEN married flag photo of Jessie-Isabella COX  Jessie-Isabella COX-- Date: 24 June 1904 Place: Birtle, Manitoba, Canada


Children of Arthur MEIGHEN and Jessie-Isabella COX:

flag male ancestor Theodore Roosevelt O'neil MEIGHEN (b.October 1905, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada  d. abt. 1979, , Canada)

flag male ancestor Maxwell Charles Gordon MEIGHEN (b.5 June 1908, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada  d. 5 February 1992, Toronto, Ontario, Canada )

flag female ancestor Lillian MEIGHEN (b.2 June 1910, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada  d. 17 January 1993, Toronto, Ontario, Canada )



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birth1874 Birth
16 June 1874
Anderson, Ontario, Canada

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Prime Minister of Canada1878 - October 17 - John A. Macdonald becomes Prime Minister of Canada
News1885 - November 7 - Canadian Pacific railroad completed (Montreal to Vancouver)
News1887 - June 23 – The Rocky Mountains Park Act becomes law in Canada, creating that nation's first national park, Banff National Park.
Prime Minister of Canada1891 - June 16 - John Abbott becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1892 - December 5 - John Sparrow David Thompson becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1894 - December 21 - Mackenzie Bowell becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1896 - May 1 - Charles Tupper becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1896 - July 11 - Wilfrid Laurier becomes Prime Minister of Canada

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Kings and Queens1901 - January 22 - Edward VII becomes King of England
marriage1904 Marriage / Partner
Arthur MEIGHEN and Jessie-Isabella COX 24 June 1904, Birtle, Manitoba, Canada

He was 30 years old.
1905 Birth of Child
Theodore Roosevelt O'neil MEIGHEN was born October 1905, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada

Arthur was 31 years old.
Invention In 1906, Reginald Fessenden made the first AM radio broadcast on December 24th. This event marked a significant advancement in radio technology, paving the way for the modern broadcasting industry.
1908 Birth of Child
Maxwell Charles Gordon MEIGHEN was born 5 June 1908, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada

Arthur was 33 years old.
Kings and Queens1910 - May 6 - George V becomes King of England
1910 Birth of Child
Lillian MEIGHEN was born 2 June 1910, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada

Arthur was 35 years old.
Prime Minister of Canada1911 - October 10 - Robert Borden becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1920 - July 10 - Arthur Meighen becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1921 - December 29 - William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1926 - June 29 - Arthur Meighen becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1926 - September 25 - William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Prime Minister of Canada1930 - August 7 - R. B. Bennett becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Invention 1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
Prime Minister of Canada1935 - October 23 - William Lyon Mackenzie King becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Kings and Queens1936 - January 20 - Edward VIII becomes King of England
Kings and Queens1936 - December 11 - George VI becomes King of England
Invention 1940 - April - 1st electron microscope demonstrated (RCA), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Invention The microwave oven was invented accidentally in 1945 by Percy Spencer, a Raytheon engineer. While testing a magnetron, he noticed microwaves melted a candy bar in his pocket. Experimenting further, he discovered microwaves could cook food quickly. Raytheon patented the process, and by 1947, they built the first commercial microwave oven, called the 'Radarange.' Initially used in commercial settings, microwaves becomes affordable for home use by the 1960s and 1970s, revolutionizing cooking.
Prime Minister of Canada1948 - November 15 - Louis St. Laurent becomes Prime Minister of Canada
Kings and Queens1952 - February 6 - Elizabeth II becomes Queen of England
Prime Minister of Canada1957 - June 21 - John Diefenbaker becomes Prime Minister of Canada
death1960 Death
5 August 1960
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (York)

He died at the age of 86.
Added: 5/31/2024 12:45:07 PM - Updated: 6/1/2024 2:48:17 PM

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