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 Leland Stanford Knudsen

Leland Stanford Knudsen

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 14 Nov 1964 (aged 63)
Sarnia, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Sarnia, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada
Plot Sect. H Lot 0 Plot 293
Memorial ID 30327830 · View Source
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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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  • Created by: John Rochon
  • Added: 5 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30327830
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leland Stanford Knudsen (27 Dec 1900–14 Nov 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30327830, citing Lakeview Cemetery, Sarnia, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by John Rochon (contributor 47008829) .