Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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Angus Mowat's Journal

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  • 1937 - 1938

Excerpts relating to Bond Head and Bradford Libraries from Angus Mowat's journal. Mowat was the first Inspector of Public Libraries for Ontario, a position he held from 1937 - 1960.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library

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...

Bradford Witness

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...

Bradford Witness

Churches

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  • - 2018

Contains items based on the churches in the Bradford West Gwillimbury area. Headings include: *Auld Kirk *Bond Head Churches *Bradford Presbyterian Church *The Convent *Church Photographs *Dunkerron United *Holy Martyrs of Japan *Methodist Churche...

WEGWHIST Collection

E. Jeffs & Son - Felicia the Heifer cow

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  • 1906-05-31

This photograph is of Felicia, bred by Edward Jeffs & Son. The Jeffs were well known stock-breeders who have owned their property on the 6th Concession since 1837. They first started with Shorthorn cattle, Leicester sheep and Berkshire pigs, and b...

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Greenview Farm

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  • 1906

Greenview Farm was the residence of Richard H. Crake, wheat farmer, and covered 212 acres in 1906. It was located on the "Bond Head Rd.", or Highway 88 near Sideroad 10. It was first the Tyrwhitt Farm, owned by Colonel Tyrwhitt of Bond Head, befo...

Edmund Garrett

Greenview Farm building

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  • 1906

Greenview Farm was the residence and farm of Richard H. Crake, wheat farmer, and covered 212 acres in 1906. It was located on the "Bond Head Rd.", or Highway 88 near Bond Head. It was first the Tyrwhitt Farm, owned by Colonel Tyrwhitt of Bond Hea...

Edmund Garrett

Hamlets

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  • - 2018

Contains information on the various hamlets around Bradford. Headings include: *Amsterdam *Ansnorsveldt *Bond Head *BWG and Surrounding Area *Cookstown *Coulson's Hill *Deerhurst *Dunkerron *Fennel's Corners *Fisher's Corners *Gilford 1 of 2 *Gilf...

WEGWHIST Collection

Langford, Peter George

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  • 1962-08-29

Event Date : Saturday, August 25, 1962 Event Type : Death Description : Died suddenly, as the result of an accident, at Bradford, age 9 years. Beloved son of Keith Langford and Ella Hawley and loving brother of Billy and Donald. Rested at the Lat...

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