Lorenzo Norette Wadlin

ID # 4539, (1884-1954)
BirthLorenzo Norette Wadlin was born on 29 November 1884 at Beaver Harbour, Charlotte Co., New Brunswick. 
MarriageHe married Margaret Buchanan Scott, daughter of John Carrick Scott and Ella McKenzie, on 11 April 1925 at Strathroy, Middlesex Co., Ontario.
Mrge reg. 015048-25 Strathroy, Middlesex Co.
Lorenzo Norette Wadlin, 40, bachelor, engineer, born and residing Beaver Harbour, New Brunswick. Parents Alfred Wadlin and Elizabeth Paul. Presbyterian.
Margaret Buchanan Scott, 37, spinster, born and residing Strathroy. Parents John C. Scott and Ella McKenzie. Presbyterian.
W. N. Avery and Jennie S. Avery, both of 1680 St. Clair Ave., Toronto.
At Strathroy on 11 April, 1925, by J.A. Shaver of Strathroy, Presbyterian.

Margaret's place of birth is shown on the marriage registration at Strathroy. This must be viewed as a clerical error, for, documentably, she was born in South Dumfries, Brant County.

Lorenzo's middle name of Norette is almost illegible on the marriage registration, but is clear on his First World War attestation papers.
DeathHe died in 1954. 
BurialHe was buried at Mountview Cemetery, Galt. 
NoteLorenzo Norette Wadlin signed up for the Canadian Army at London, Ontario, on March 6, 1916. He shows his date of birth as 29 November, 1884, his place of birth as Beaver Harbour, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, and his profession as Civil Engineer, D.L.S.

His next of kin is shown as his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Wadlin of Beaver Harbour.

Lorenzo is shown as having served for some three months in a militia unit. At the time of signing up, he is assigned the rank of lieutenant. 
Last Edited11 May 2017