1934 Brought First Settlement to Holland Marsh
- CA BWGPL WEG-Mar-2017-04-20-29
"The first year-round residents of the Marsh arrived in the late autumn of 1934 and took up residence in the row of houses shown in the above picture. They were families from Holland and they named their village Ansnorveld.
Members of the Christia...
Havinga, Michael John & Matthews, Jeanne Harriet
- CA BWGPL VS-1900-15334
Event Date : Friday, May 16, 1952
Event Type : Marriage
Description : Jeanne, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Matthews, to Michael Havinga, son of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Havinga, all of the Holland Marsh. The wedding took place at the Christian Refo...
King Township Man Drowned In Canal
- CA BWGPL LHC-DIS-Accid-2017-03-27-21
"George Murray Gillam, 29, of R.R. 3 King, was drowned in the canal, Holland Marsh, in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Werner Ploder, son of Mr. A. Ploder, Holland Marsh, was returning home around 1:50 a.m. when tat the bridge, located at the...
Marsh seniors building opened in ribbon-cutting ceremony.
- CA BWGPL GJ-SB 76/77/78-PH26744
"After several years of hard work by many people in the Holland Marsh, the senior citizens building in Ansnorveldt was officially opened in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday. King Township Mayor Margaret Britnell, after complimenting the peopl...
Matthews, Ralph death
- CA BWGPL VS-1900-17795
Event Date : Wednesday, June 27, 1956
Event Type : Death
Description : One of the most beloved, respected and best known gentleman of this community passed away suddenly this morning as the result of a heart attack in the person of Ralph Matthews...
Tom Fuller Remembers Working on Marsh with Professor Day
- CA BWGPL LHC-HER-Day-PH25583
Description : Tom Fuller Remembers Working on Marsh with Professor Day
Tom Fuller is one of many long-time Bradford residents who has a wealth of information about the town and surrounding area's past, as well a as few good anecdotes.