Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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61 John Street East - Vic Turner House

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  • 1995

The house located at 61 John St. East was built on what was originally the west lot of Miss Hayes’ property. It was built in 1949 by Vic Turner. He was a retired farmer from the Scotch Settlement. The structure became the home of Vic and his wife ...

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65 John Street East

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  • 1996

The mid-block building located at 65 John St. East was built pre-1900 in the Gothic Revival style. It was the home of Miss Hayes and her two sisters many years ago. They were known for lending money, especially to John Rob and family. The first Du...

Nancy Smith

Distinguished Guests Here for 'Bradford Day'

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  • 1948-11-10

"Among the distinguished guests who visited here for the celebration last Thursday, and spoke at noon-hour, were Hon. Earl Rowe, M.P.; Geo. G. Johnston, M.P.P.; J. Smith, M.P.; Col. Mulock; Mr. T. Strothers, special agricultural representative, he...

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Bradford to Be Heard On Air

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  • 1948-11-24

"Bradford will be on the air on Monday, December 6 as the result of a recording made by Don Sims of CBC at a complimentary dinner given by Mr. A.H. Wilford, publisher of "Transport News" and sponsor of "Bradford's Story." ....

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Turner, Arthur & Irene Gladys Noble

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  • 1946-12-04

Event Date : Saturday, November 30, 1946 Event Type : Marriage Description : Daughter of Mr Richard Noble and the late Mrs Noble wed son of Reeve and Mrs Victor B. Turner of West Gwillimbury. Mr and Mrs. Orville Hand attended the bride and groom...

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Spence, Arthur David obituary

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  • 1965-04-28

Event Date : Saturday, April 10, 1965 Event Type : Death Description : Arthur David Spence, who had lived most of his life in Bradford, passed away at York County Hospital, Newmarket, April 10, 1965, after six weeks' illness. While he never fully...

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Brown, Walter Ernest obituary

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  • 1973-07-11

Event Date : Wednesday, July 04, 1973 Event Type : Death Description : Died at York County Hospital, Newmarket, in his 90th year. Of R.R. 2, Bradford, beloved husband of the late Mary Evans and dear father of Grace (Mrs. Herb Black), Stroud, Iren...

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Turner, Victor obituary

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  • 1975-10-22

Event Date : Friday, October 17, 1975 Event Type : Death Description : Vic Turner, veteran councillor and past reeve of West Gwillimbury, died at his home in Bradford on Friday, October 17, at age 85. Mr. Turner, whose son Art is now Reeve of Bra...

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Adair, Leonard H. & Esther Margaret Turner

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  • 1943-08-11

Event Date : Saturday, August 07, 1943 Event Type : Marriage Description : Daughter of Mr. Victor Turner and the late Mrs. Turner, granddaughter of Mr. Joseph Brown of Bradford wed son of Mr and Mrs. Edwin Adair of Tottenham. Rev John McEwen off...

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