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Evans, Audrey

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  • 1981

This photo of Audrey Evans, wife of Art Evans, Bradford's first Mayor and MPP, appeared in the Bradford Witness along with the announcement of her death after a sudden and serious illness.

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Town Mourns Fire Chief

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  • 1979-03-28

BRADFORD - They came by the hundreds yesterday (Tuesday) to pay their respects to a dedicated fire fighter - Harold "Butch" Boyd, Bradford's fire chief, who died Saturday in York County Hospital in Newmarket. He was 64. Firefighters from across ...

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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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Manning, Samuel obituary

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  • 1891-01-29

Event Date : January 25, 1891 Event Type : Death Synopsis: Age: 73 years, 9 months, 26 days. Born at Old Castle, County Meath, Ireland in 1817. Emigrated to Canada in 1819, and settled on lot 24, concession 5, Tecumseth. Married Margaret Sutherla...

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Culbert, Thelma Lois (nee Kneeshaw) obituary

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  • 1946-10-02

Event Date : Wednesday, September 25, 1946 Event Type : Death Description : Wife of J.E. Ted Culbert, mother to Mary, 7 and daughter of Mr and Mrs WIlliam M. Kneeshaw died in Hamilton at 38 after a 2 year illness. She was born in Gilford and tau...

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McDonnell, William obituary

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  • 1946-10-02

Event Date : Thursday, September 26, 1946 Event Type : Death Description : Husband of Rose Pearce and father of Miss Lillian, Miss Helen, Miss Beatrice, William and Gordon died at Toronto Western Hospital. He was a native of West Gwillimbury. I...

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Reeves, Walter obituary (long)

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  • 1946-11-13

Event Date : Tuesday, November 05, 1946 Event Type : Death Description : Husband of Sadie Saint and father to Mrs Harvey Marks (Dorothy) died in his home after a seizure from thrombosis. Mr Reeves was a Town Constable for Bradford. He was born ...

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Watson, William John obituary

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  • 1951-03-07

Event Date : Wednesday, February 28, 1951 Event Type : Death Description : Died in Toronto. Husband of Ida Banting. The funeral was held from the home of his son, Charles Watson, of Bradford, on March 3 at 3 pm. Interment in Scotch Settlement Cem...

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Collings, Benjamin Briton obituary

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  • 1957-07-31

Event Date : Saturday, July 27, 1957 Event Type : Death Description : The end came suddenly for Bradford's veteran, and well-known townsman, Benjamin Briton (B. B.) Collings, last Saturday morning. During the past year Mr. Collings had shown some...

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