Bradford West Gwillimbury Public Library Archives

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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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Lee, Samuel R. obituary

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  • 1950-10-18

Event Date : Monday, October 16, 1950 Event Type : Death Description : Died at York County Hospital, after several years of failing health and a recent eye operation. Husband of the late Edith Phillips. Brother of John and Christopher Lee of Brad...

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Langford, Peter George

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  • Deel
  • 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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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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Looking Back Over the Century - 1837 Rebellion

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  • 1967-05-03

The Bradford Witness decided to release a series of articles from local townspeople on the history of certain events in Bradford and West Gwillimbury's time. This week, the 1837 Rebellion and its part in West Gwillimbury is the topic.

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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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Noble, John Joseph & Norma Ruth Evans

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  • 1943-09-29

Event Date : Saturday, September 25, 1943 Event Type : Marriage Description : Daughter of Mrs. Olive Evans and the late Mr. T. S. Evans of Beeton wed son of Mrs. Noble and the late Mr. C. Noble of Bond Head. Ceremony was performed by Rev. H.G. B...

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Office Window - Horticultural Society/ Ontario Legislature/ Earl Rowe Dam

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  • 1964-04-29

Article features local news, such as the start of the Bradford and Holland Marsh horticultural season, the Lodge's Ladies Night at Bond Head, and news on the Earl Rowe dam, it also features the latest Ontario Legislature news about taxes.

Ina McKenzie

The way grandma did it

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  • 1977-10-19

"Maude Jackson shows seven-year-old Michelle Harris how to knit a sweater for the upcoming frosty days of winter. Knitting was just one of many attractions at Pioneer Day last week at Sir William Osler School near Bond Head. The entire school and ...

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