Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Armstrong, Mrs. James (Jane) obituary

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  • 1966-11-30

Event Date : Friday, November 11, 1966 Event Type : Death Description : Although not enjoying the best of health for some time, the last illness of Mrs. James Armstrong, of 98 John Street E., Bradford, was not lengthy, when she passed away in Yor...

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Church, Mrs. Lawrence (Mabel) obituary

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  • 1955-01-12

Event Date : Tuesday, January 04, 1955 Event Type : Death Description : The death occurred at York County Hospital, Newmarket, on Tuesday, January 4, of Mrs. Lawrence Church of Bradford. Mrs. Church had been in poor health for several years, duri...

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Fuller, Leonard J. (Len) obituary

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  • 1992

Event Date : Friday, April 24, 1992 Event Type : Death Description : At York County Hospital, Newmarket, in his 62nd year. Resident of Sutton West and formerly of Coldwater and Bradford. Husband of Barbara Davis. Father of Danny and his wife Jean...

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Keuffel and Esser Level

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  • c. 1925

A Keuffel & Esser level that was used for activities such as surveying. It was originally owned by Professor William H. Day, who was integral to the Holland Marsh Drainage Scheme's beginnings. The survey of the marsh determined the elevation of t...

Professor William H. Day

Luke's Mill Workers

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  • 1925

George Harmon, Thomas Saint, Lorne Church, Len Saint, Mac Campbell, Donald Campbell, Oscar Lukes, Gilbert Lukes, Jim Peters, Fred Collings.

Saint, Leonard & Eva McMaine

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  • 1907-11-21

Event Date : Thursday, November 14, 1907 Event Type : Marriage Description : Eva, daughter of Mr. Albert McMaine (McMain), of King, to Mr. Leonard Saint, only son of Mr. Thomas Saint, of Bradford. The wedding took place at St. Paul's Church, Newm...

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Storage Box for Professor Day's Level

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  • c. 1925

Ae box for an instrument, a Keuffel & Esser level. Part of a collection of Professor William H. Day's work equipment, donated by Joe Saint. Both the case and level were originally owned by Professor William H. Day, who was integral to the Hollan...

Professor William H. Day

The Convent restoration crew

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Remodelling of the Convent when Mr. Oscar Lukes moved into it. Pictured are: Peters, Lorne Church, Oscar Lukes, Gib Lukes, Tom Saint, Len Saint, Bill Davey, Fred Collings

Waller, Richard obituary (long)

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  • 1955-11-16

Event Date : Wednesday, October 26, 1955 Event Type : Death Description : A resident of Bradford for more than half a century, Richard Waller passed away in York County Hospital, Newmarket, on Wednesday, October 26. He was in his 83rd year and ha...

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