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Archer, Frank obituary

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  • 1952-10-08

Event Date : Friday, September 12, 1952 Event Type : Death Municipality : Burbank, California Description : Died at his home in Burbank, California. Husband of May McKenzie; father of daughter Frances, and brother of the late Mrs. Ruth Saint. The...

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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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Gowland, Fred obituary

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  • 1948-09-22

Event Date : Thursday, September 16, 1948 Event Type : Death Description : Husband of Sarah Rebecca Ward and father of Lloyd, Ward, Mrs. Steet (Grace) and Marguerite died in Penetanguishene at 62. He had moved to Bradford 22 year prior to his de...

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Kilkenny, Frank obituary

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  • 1963-07-03

Event Date : Friday, June 21, 1963 Event Type : Death Municipality : Newmarket, Ont. Description : Mr. Frank Kilkenny appeared to make good progress during the first few days following the accident which necessitated the amputation of part of his...

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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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Soper, Mr. A. C. W. obituary

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  • 1958-04-16

Event Date : Wednesday, March 26, 1958 Event Type : Death Municipality : Petrolia, Ont. Description : A former resident of Bradford, Mr. A. C. W. Soper, died at his home in Petrolia on March 26 following a paralytic stroke. He was 86 years of age...

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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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Spence, Arthur David obituary

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  • 1965-04-28

Event Date : Saturday, April 10, 1965 Event Type : Death Description : Arthur David Spence, who had lived most of his life in Bradford, passed away at York County Hospital, Newmarket, April 10, 1965, after six weeks' illness. While he never fully...

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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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William C. Davey dies at Davey Hunt Club Camp

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  • 1953-11-18

Event date: November 11, 1953 Event date: Death Description: One of the happiest occasions in Mr. William C. Davey's life was the 50th anniversary of the forming of the Hunt Club which bore his name, the Davey Hunt Club. The half-century mark in ...

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