Newspaper Clipping of Accidental Deaths of Jacob and Mary Ann Colton, 1897
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Of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Colton will take place from their late residence Dundas St, Trafalgar, at 3:30 pm on Thursday, August 19th, 1897, to the town cemetery.
Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation
Mr and Mrs Colton were killed at the G.T.R. crossing on Tuesday afternoon, August 17th.
- Date Of Event
- August 18, 1897
- Personal Name(s)
- Jacob William Colton, b.January 17, 1826 in Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England. Emigrated to Canada in 1843, settled in Bronte, Ontario. Married Mary Ann Elizabeth Ward at St. Jude's Church, Oakville on August 28, 1856. d.August 17, 1897. Mary Ann Elizabeth Ward, b.January 31, 1831 in Bronte, Ontario, d.August 17, 1897.
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- Trafalgar Township Historical Society
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Latitude: 43.50011 Longitude: -79.78293
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- Newspaper Clipping of Accidental Deaths of Jacob and Mary Ann Colton, 1897
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Trafalgar Township Historical Society Sponsor: Jeff Knoll, Local & Regional Councillor for Oakville Ward 5 – Town of Oakville/Regional Municipality of Halton