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Cave, George Edward obituary

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  • 1957-11-20

Event Date : Saturday, November 09, 1957 Event Type : Death Description : George Edward Cave, who lived the majority of his almost 81 years of life in this district, passed away suddenly on the street in Bradford on Saturday, November 9. Mr. Cave...

Compton, W. F. obituary

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  • 1967-04-05

Event Date : Wednesday, March 29, 1967 Event Type : Death Description : Death came with startling suddenness last Wednesday evening to one of Bradford's prominent business men, when Mr. William Francis Compton died at his home here. Mr. Compton h...

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Crake, Richard Holland obituary

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  • 1936-12-30

Event Date : Sunday, December 27, 1936 Event Type : Death Description : One of Bradford's oldest businessmen, Mr. Crake died in Wellesley Hospital, Toronto, at the age of 79. He was the first Chevrolet dealer in the area. Funeral service at his l...

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Hunt, Albert (Bert) obituary

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  • 1950-03-15

Event Date : Wednesday, March 08, 1950 Event Type : Death Description : Died unexpectedly after becoming ill three days previous. Had been unwell for many months, causing him to retire. Husband of Marjorie Andrews of West Gwillimbury (married at ...

Oldham, Samuel obituary

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  • 1935-12-04

Event Date : Saturday, November 30, 1935 Event Type : Death Description : Passed away in Hawkestone, Ont. at the age of 67. Husband to Colina Jones. Was a well known druggist in Bradford, where he conducted a business next door to the Queen's Hot...

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Spence, Alexander W. obituary (long)

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  • 1973-03-14

Event Date : Wednesday, February 28, 1973 Event Type : Death Description : A life-long resident of Bradford, Alexander W. Spence of 155 Barrie St. died in Wellesley Hospital, Toronto, on February 28. Mr. Spence, 72, owned and operated Spence Lumb...

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Thompson, Andrew obituary

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  • 1905-06-22

Event Date : Monday, June 19, 1905 Event Type : Death Description : On Monday evening, June 19th, as the shade of night fell upon our town, a darker shadow fell upon the well-known home of one of Bradford's oldest residents, as Mr. Andrew Thompso...

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