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Leland Stanford Knudsen
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1900
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1964
Sarnia
Ontario, Canada

Leland Knudsen was born in Chicago, IL in 1900. In 1901 his family moved to Point Edward, ON Canada. In 1920 he went to work at the Goodison Threshing Machine plant in Sarnia and became a machinist, working there until the company moved from Sarnia in the 1950's. In 1921 he married C.H. Adelia Moffatt and they had 6 children, their first child, Jean, dying of peritonitis in 1927. Leland later worked for the Catalytic Co. in the Northwest Territories. He died 7 weeks to the day after his arrival home from up north in 1964. He was a strict but fair father and loving grandfather who enjoyed practical jokes. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederik Ferdinand Knudsen (1870 - 1952)
  Dorthea Catherine Lauman Knudsen (1880 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  C.H. Adelia Moffatt Knudsen (1899 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  Jean Catherine Knudsen (1921 - 1927)*
  Stuart Moffatt Knudsen (1927 - 1996)*
  Barbara Ann Knudsen Rochon (1930 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas A. Knudsen (1897 - 1976)*
  Harold Leon Knudsen (1899 - 1975)*
  Leland Stanford Knudsen (1900 - 1964)
  Marie Knudsen (1902 - 1907)*
  Fern Catherine Knudsen (1906 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lakeview Cemetery
Sarnia
Lambton County
Ontario, Canada
Plot: Sect. H Lot 0 Plot 293
 
Created by: John Rochon
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30327830
Leland Stanford Knudsen
Added by: John Rochon
 
Leland Stanford Knudsen
Added by: John Rochon
 
 
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