Birth Name: Charles William Conacher
Date of Birth: December 20, 1909
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of Death: December 30, 1967
Place of Death: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ethnicity: Scottish, Irish, English, Welsh
Charlie Conacher was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He was a forward, who played the majority of his National Hockey League (NHL) career for the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was the son of Elizabeth and Benjamin Conacher.
Charlie’s paternal grandfather was William Conacher (the son of James Conacher and Grace McLagan). William’s parents were Scottish. James was the son of Mungo Conacher and Christian Keir. Grace was the daughter of Charles McLagan and Grace McDonald.
Charlie’s paternal grandmother was Helen Marie Young (the daughter of James Young and Augusta Maria Manners). Augusta was born in England, the daughter of an English father, George Manners, and of a Welsh mother, Charolette Hughes.
Charlie’s maternal grandfather was named James Black.
Charlie’s maternal grandmother was Eliza Cummins (the daughter of Laurence Cummins and Bridget Ward). Eliza’s parents were Irish. Laurence was the son of John Cummins and Ann Bicaby. Bridget was the daughter of Thomas Ward and Ann Jane Brislawn.