The original bilingual edition has been reorganized in two separate documents to facilitate reading in both languages. Having seen it, several people suggested they be published as a book. The seed was planted. What better way to commemorate the th anniversary of Potton Township in This historical review covers events in Potton from , with photographs providing a living testimony spanning a period from about to They vividly illustrate and pay tribute to all those who worked to develop and shape our cultural heritage. The Potton Heritage Association is proud to join with the many residents and descendants of the early settlers to celebrate this bicentennial. This is an opportunity to bring forth not only dates, events and anecdotes, but to illustrate how the fabric of this society was woven by many people of different ethnic and religious origins who chose, as I have, to live in Potton for its surroundings of exceptional beauty. For me, this look into the history of Potton was a most gratifying and moving experience.
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Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. When this happens on a large scale, we have war. When it happens on a more private scale, between two family groups, we have the blood feud or vendetta. If the families of the first perpetrator and victim are large enough and roughly equal in power and resources, this can go on for a long, long time.
Predeceased by his sister Joan.
He is a founding member of the Storytellers School of Toronto and has been a feature storyteller at festivals across North America, England and Australia. He has won several awards for his efforts in promoting literacy and was the first recipient of The National Symposium on Arts Education Award for innovation and advocacy in Arts Education in Canada. More information on Bob Barton can be found on his website: Shaun Bradley Gary Barwin is a writer, composer, multimedia artist, and educator and the author of 17 books of poetry and fiction as well as books for both teens and children.
His work has been widely performed, broadcast, anthologized and published nationally and internationally, and has been commissioned by the CBC. He received a PhD. Barwin has given hundreds of readings and performances in Canada and internationally. He lives in Hamilton, Ontario with his family and a fear of the family car. More information about Gary Barwin can be found at his website: In a ferment of salty witticism, parroty puns and unforgettable Yiddish vocabulary, this is a novel borne not just on the wings of its feathery narrator, but on its own jubilant and alluring language; its own voice.
You can also search www. Donald Shaw Maclaughlan Charlottetown, P. Regarded as one of America’s finest etchers of the early twentieth century, Donald Shaw MacLaughlan was in fact a Canadian. He was born and raised on a farm in Prince Edward Island, moving with his family to Boston in
When Lydia passed away in Don carried on but his zest for life dissipated.
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He will be greatly missed by his daughter Diana and her husband John and grandchildren Brad, Andrew and Steph. Dick was predeceased by his wife of 44 years Doreen He will be fondly remembered by many friends, neighbours and Toronto Star employees and retirees. Special thanks to Dr. Tuck and staff at Lakeridge Health, Port Perry for providing Dick with compassion and comfort in his final days.
A complete funeral service to celebrate the life of Dick will be held in the chapel on Thursday December 19, at 11 a.
Plus, the other family might just pursue them to finish the job, even if they started the feud to get them to leave in the first place.
Each record in my index consists of the name of the petitioner maiden names or additional petitioners may be in brackets , the location of the petitioner, and year of the petition. The COMPLETE land lease record contains in most cases the land lease petition and possible supporting documents that may include valuable information about the petitioner and his or her family. The miscellaneous petitions dating from ‘s are a real grab-bag of information, you never know what may turn up here.
Loyalists and discharged soldiers often mentioned the regiment in which they served. Sons and daughters of Loyalists gave their father’s name. Civilian petitioners sometimes indicated their country or place of origin. Further information that may be found in some of the petitions includes arrival date in Canada, previous residence, date and place of birth, age, marital status and names of other family members, oaths of allegiance, and character references.
I have also seen the odd will included in these records. Click here to view a document from a typical land lease record This is an example of a land lease application with some great info, age, where he came from, when he arrived in Upper Canada, and record of his military service. Not all petitions are such great finds, but you never know until you check them out Most of the records are in fairly good condition considering their age, although there are some documents that are virtually illegible.
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It was built in and held 7, for ice hockey. By , Leafs managing director Conn Smythe decided the Arena was too small and he wanted to build a new arena, larger and more impressive. The new 12, seat 14, including standing room arena was designed by the architectural firm of Ross and Macdonald. Maple Leaf Gardens roof under construction, pictured in Intending right from the start that the Gardens would host other events, W.
It is, however, in Mansonville that the construction and the operation of mills was most diversified and lasted the longest.
Share this article Share Iced over: An overnight chill saw 4, square miles of ice form over the Great Lakes A woman walks past frozen mounds of ice along Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, on Thursday This time last year, 32 percent of Lake Ontario was iced over. Now, 79 percent of the water is covered, which is the closest to the record of 86 percent since A ‘Siberian Express’ was barreling up from the Southeast to the Midwest and the East Coast bringing record lows across the region on Thursday, according to forecasters.
Kentucky was the first to experience a record-breaking low in the early hours of Thursday when the city of Paducah felt -8F – the coldest temperature in years. Tennessee, the Carolinas and Chicago were all warned to wrap up for record lows on Thursday. Temperatures have dipped to as low as in parts of Illinois with wind chills forecast to fall to between 20 and 30 degrees below zero Boston, Washington, D.
Six inches of snow was expected in Maine and New Hampshire by Friday. Three inches of snow was also forecast for the Midwest, Tennessee Valley and in the southern Appalachians. The current blasts of arctic air meant that it was now even colder than the subzero lows felt in the Midwest and Northeast last weekend, accuweather.
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At Our Club Oct 10, Dr. Built in , the hospital serves , people in a huge area using beds , staff and volunteers. Dr Crocker Elacott spoke extensively of the unique patient demographics and geographical challenges, the “surge capacity” and high utilization of emergency services. The presentation was very well received indeed.
A private family funeral has taken place.
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In Mansonville, there was the Mansonville Hotel across from the Common 24, 27, 28, which dated back to when it opened under Christopher Armstrong.
Record freeze on Lake Ontario as 4,700 square miles of ice forms on Great Lakes IN ONE NIGHT
A beautiful lake, Fullerton Pond was created by the construction of a masonry dam which measures m in length about feet and is an excellent example of heritage industrial technology.