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  • Thirsty Farmer, Wilbert Biggar
    Image       Wilbert Henry Biggar was a hard working farmer with a renowned mixed farm. He was also Halton County Council Reeve, representing Trafalgar Township. His grandfather, Michael L. Bigger had been the Deputy Reeve - Oakville on the Halton County Council earlier in 1890-1891, and his father, Albert, had also held ...
    Image     Wilbert Henry Biggar was a hard working farmer with a renowned mixed farm. He was also Halton County Council Reeve, representing Trafalgar Township. His grandfather, Michael L. Bigger had been ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Sisters Hettie & Jennie Munn
    Image       Hettie and her older sister Jennie, married in a double wedding ceremony at the church in Munn's Corners in 1883. Jennie went out west to live in Manitoba with her husband W.H. Reid. The family says they went "west with William Henry Spearin". In 1898, Hettie and her husband, Albert ...
    Image     Hettie and her older sister Jennie, married in a double wedding ceremony at the church in Munn's Corners in 1883. Jennie went out west to live in Manitoba with her ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • 1958 Canadian Co-Operative Wool Growers Grading and Purchase of Wool
    ImageTextmystery       A copy of the farmer's, Mr. J. C. Cunningham of Hornby in Halton County, Ontario, sale of wool to the Canadian Co-Operativve Wool Growers Limited company. The company representative was Mr. A.N. Stark and the grader signed his name, "Fraser".
    ImageTextmystery     A copy of the farmer's, Mr. J. C. Cunningham of Hornby in Halton County, Ontario, sale of wool to the Canadian Co-Operativve Wool Growers Limited company. The company representative was ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Belinda (Cronkrite) Bigger
    ImageText       Belinda Cronkrite Bigger
    ImageText     Belinda Cronkrite Bigger
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Oscar Pridmore and Ron Powell, Haying, 1920s
    ImageText       Ron and Oscar were neighbours and through marriage, related. Ron and Ruth (Cullingworth) Powell farmed the "old Caverhill" farm on 4th Line and Upper Middle Road. Haying in the 1920s.
    ImageText     Ron and Oscar were neighbours and through marriage, related. Ron and Ruth (Cullingworth) Powell farmed the "old Caverhill" farm on 4th Line and Upper Middle Road. Haying in the 1920s.
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Fox House, July 2015
    Image       2457 Dundas Street West, Oakville is on Lot 30 Concession 1, NDS Trafalgar Township. The Crown Patent for all 200 acres of Lot 30 was issued to John Shaw in 1808. In 1876, three quarters of an acre in the southeast corner were sold by William Henry Hagar for a ...
    Image     2457 Dundas Street West, Oakville is on Lot 30 Concession 1, NDS Trafalgar Township. The Crown Patent for all 200 acres of Lot 30 was issued to John Shaw in ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Lois, Martha, Kathryn Biggar at Glenclare Farm
    Image       The girls are feeding the turkeys at Glenclare Farm, their home. The picture was taken circa 1934.
    Image     The girls are feeding the turkeys at Glenclare Farm, their home. The picture was taken circa 1934.
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Glenclare Farm Truck
    ImageText       Truck Door: W.H. Biggar. Truck Side Panel: Glenclare Farm Oakville.
    ImageText     Truck Door: W.H. Biggar. Truck Side Panel: Glenclare Farm Oakville.
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Team Levelling Field At Glenclare Farm
    Image       Preparing the field for planting. The wooden scraper is just for levelling the field. It can't deal with rocks because it is just a wooden board and has no metal edge to protect it. Glenclare Farm was Lot 15, Concession 2 NDS Trafalgar. This land had been settled by Michael ...
    Image     Preparing the field for planting. The wooden scraper is just for levelling the field. It can't deal with rocks because it is just a wooden board and has no metal ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Binding Hay At Glenclare Farm
    Image       Wilbert Biggar is driving the tractor and grandson Harold Biggar can be seen on the hay binder, Hettie Biggar is to our right behind the tractor. The hay binder takes the hay, bundles it into a sheaf and ties binder twine around it. Harold has put his hat on a ...
    Image     Wilbert Biggar is driving the tractor and grandson Harold Biggar can be seen on the hay binder, Hettie Biggar is to our right behind the tractor. The hay binder takes ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Albert, Wilbert and Clara Biggar At Glenclare Farm
    Image       Two photographs taken at different times, with different people and different horses but in the same spot with the same wagon at Glenclare Farm, on work days. The primary photograph shows brother and sister, Wilbert and Clara Biggar. The secondary photograph is of father Albert and son Wilbert.
    Image     Two photographs taken at different times, with different people and different horses but in the same spot with the same wagon at Glenclare Farm, on work days. The primary photograph ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Ethel and Lois Biggar, 1919
    Image       The main picture is of baby Lois with her mother, Ethel Biggar, likely on the day of her christening. Ethel and husband, Wilbert Biggar, had a two year old son, Harold, at this time. They lived near Munn's Corners, and the christening was likely at Munn's Methodist Church. The second ...
    Image     The main picture is of baby Lois with her mother, Ethel Biggar, likely on the day of her christening. Ethel and husband, Wilbert Biggar, had a two year old son, ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Glenclare Farm Flock of Geese
    Image       A wonderful picture showing the diversity of the Biggar family farm, Glenclare Farm. Albert Biggar's grandfather, Michael, had first owned the property, Lot 15, Concession 2 NDS Trafalgar Township, running north from Burnhamthorpe Road on the east side of 6th Line. Acreage was added to expand this property as the ...
    Image     A wonderful picture showing the diversity of the Biggar family farm, Glenclare Farm. Albert Biggar's grandfather, Michael, had first owned the property, Lot 15, Concession 2 NDS Trafalgar Township, running ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • Eva Biggar with Lamb
    Image       Mary Eva Biggar was born on September 25, 1880 in Trafalgar. She married Maurice Bruce McCausland on July 21, 1908 at St. Judes Church in Oakville. They went west to live in Trehern, Manitoba. She died on June 23, 1976 in Oakville, Ontario and is buried in St. Judes Cemetery. ...
    Image     Mary Eva Biggar was born on September 25, 1880 in Trafalgar. She married Maurice Bruce McCausland on July 21, 1908 at St. Judes Church in Oakville. They went west to ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
  • The Results of Fertilizer Experimentation on the Riggs Farm Mangel Field Carried Out by Jno Riggs, Merton, Ontario
    Image       Left-Hand Picture: "Experiment on mangels conducted by Jno Riggs Esq Merton Ont. Yield per acre 637 bushels." Right-Hand Picture: ""Experiment on mangels conducted by Jno Riggs Esq Merton Ont. Yield per acre=1052 bushels."
    Image     Left-Hand Picture: "Experiment on mangels conducted by Jno Riggs Esq Merton Ont. Yield per acre 637 bushels." Right-Hand Picture: ""Experiment on mangels conducted by Jno Riggs Esq Merton Ont. Yield ...
    Trafalgar Township Historical Society
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