Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Art Janse, Father of the Holland Marsh

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  • 2007-05-19

"Professor W.H. Day is the original father of the Holland Marsh but for the past 36 years, that role has fallen to Art Janse. On April 30th, Janse retired from his role and it is now up to the new Holland Marsh Governance body to make the new Mars...

Ashton & Sara (Martin) Lyons

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  • c. 1916

Photograph of Sara Matilda Lyons (nee Martin) (1886-1966) and husband Ashton William Lyons (1881-unknown). Sara was the daughter of Thomas Martin (1840-1919) and Elizabeth Martin (nee Lee) (1850-1936). Elizabeth Lee was the daughter of Thomas Lee...

Lynn Martin

Ashton & Sara (Martin) Lyons Wedding Photo

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  • 1914

Wedding photograph of Sara Matilda Lyons (nee Martin) (1886-1966) and her new husband Ashton William Lyons (1881-unknown). Sara was the daughter of Thomas Martin (1840-1919) and Elizabeth Martin (nee Lee) (1850-1936). Elizabeth Lee was the daught...

Lynn Martin

Ashton Lyons, Sara (Martin) Lyons and Family

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  • c. 1916

Photograph of Sara Matilda Lyons (nee Martin) (1886-1966) and husband Ashton William Lyons (1881-unknown) with their family. Sara was the daughter of Thomas Martin (1840-1919) and Elizabeth Martin (nee Lee) (1850-1936). Elizabeth Lee was the daug...

Lynn Martin

Attention / Tractor Rehabilitation

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  • 1954-10-20

Two articles on health and safety of residents affected by the Hurricane Hazel flood. The crops are considered condemned because of their submersion, and advice on fixing your own submerged tractor.

Bradford Witness

Auld Kirk

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The Auld Kirk in the Scotch Settlement. The congregation, many of them Scottish immigrants, began gathering in 1822, and a log church was built in 1823. This building was built in 1869. It closed its doors in 1885.

Auld Kirk Anniversary Celebration

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Ladies after cleaning the church for the anniversary service. Back Row: Madie Elliott, Vera MacDonald, Norma Melbourne, Myrtle Calhoun Front Row: Laura Lloyd, Bobbie Hodgson, Muriel Cairns, Joyce Muirhead Children: Jane McNair, Ann Hodgson.

Auld Kirk Cemetery

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  • 1922

The Auld Kirk Cemetery on the 5th Line in the Scotch Settlement marking the final resting place of many early settlers.

Auld Kirk Plaque

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The historical plaque in front of the Auld Kirk commemorating the Selkirk Settlers who moved to West Gwillimbury and helped build this church.

Ontario Archaeological and Historic Sites Board

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