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Armstrong, Eliza obituary

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  • 1900-08-30

Event Date : Friday, August 24, 1900 Event Type : Death Description : On Friday last one of the pioneer settlers in this vicinity passed peacefully away in the person of Mrs. John Armstrong, relict of the late John Armstrong. Deceased was born on...

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Atkinson, George G.

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  • 1933-02-01

Event Date : Tuesday, January 24, 1933 Event Type : Death Description : Died tragically at the age of 36. Fell through the ice of the Holland River and drowned while trying to help others.Is buried in the Mount Pleasant cemetery.

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Bemrose, John Joseph obituary

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  • 1949-12-28

Event Date : Tuesday, December 27, 1949 Event Type : Death Municipality : Toronto Description : In his 84th year. Husband of Sara Lavina Earle, 409 Walmer Rd. Toronto. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Little Bemrose of Bradford. Father of Earle ...

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Bingham, Robert obituary

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  • 1892-04-14

Event Date : March 29, 1892 Event Type : Death Description : Died at his residence, "Fairview" in Bradford. Age: 78 years. Has lived in Bradford 37 years. Operated various hotels for 30 years. Retired seven years ago. Was married to his second w...

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Boddy, John obituary

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  • 1899-02-23

Event Date : February 17, 1899 Event Type : Death Description : Age: 74 years, 5 months.Born in Mohill, County Letrim, Ireland, and came with his parents to Canada when he was seven.They first settled in Lloydtown, and then Bond Head, where the d...

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Boddy, John obituary extra

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  • 1899-03-02

Event Date : February 17, 1899 Event Type : Death Description : The death of Mr. John Boddy, of this village, was referred to last week by nearly all our county exchanges. In our obituary notice we overlooked mentioning the fact that deceased had...

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Bohoniuk, Mushacio (Michael) obituary

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  • 1936-06-17

Event Date : Saturday, June 13, 1936 Event Type : Death Description : Bohoniuk, 25-year-old Ukranian, of Toronto, was drowned in the Holland Marsh irrigation canal, at the point where the canal skirts the rear of Mr. J. W. Wilson's farm. He had a...

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Boyd, Harold obituary

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  • 1979-03-28

Event Date : Saturday, March 24, 1979 Event Type : Death Description : Died at York County Hospital, Newmarket, in his 65th year. Beloved husband of Eileen and dear father of Sherran (Mrs. George Breedon) of Bradford, dear grandfather of Laurie, ...

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Cairns, Richard Elmer obituary

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  • 1946-01-02

Event Date : Sunday, December 30, 1945 Event Type : Death Description : Husband of Alberta Kneeshaw died in his Bradford home in his 43rd year. He was born in Nottawasaga Township moving to West Gwillimbury in 1921. Interment in St. John's Ceme...

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Cobalt Train Badly Wrecked

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  • 1908-07-16

"Serious smashup on the G.T. R. North of Bradford - Engineer, Fireman and Express Messenger Badly Injured" Relates to the Grand Trunk Railway derailment on July 15, 1908.

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