Grimsby Newspapers
Pettit, Eleanor June and Wright, Willard, (Married on 17 Oct 1942)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 22 Oct 1942, p. 5

Full Text

The marriage was celebrated on Saturday, October 17th, of Eleanor June, youngest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Pettit, and Mr. Willard Wright, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ezra Wright,of Vanderbilt, Michigan. The service was conducted by Rev. G. Taylor-Munro, the wedding taking place at the home of the bride's sister, Mrs. Amber Wolfenden, Livingston Avenue. There were no attendants.

The bride was becomingly gowned in brown velvet and carried talisman roses and bouvardia. Bronze chrysanthemums and other autumn flowers were used to decorate the rooms, which were lighted with cathedral candles.

Mrs. Wolfenden and Mrs. James Powell, sisters of the bride, received the guests, and Mrs. H.L. Roberts and Mrs. A. R. Globe were in charge of the dining room,which was decorated with yellow roses and bouvardia. Assisting were Mesdames Hamilton Fleming, Nelles Rutherford, George Nelles, Gilbert Wade, Isabell Mantell, and Misses Dora Lewis and Mary Martin. The bride and groom left for a short motor trip, the bride travelling in a beige suit with brown accessories.

Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Wedding Announcements
Date of Publication:
22 Oct 1942
Date Of Event:
17 Oct 1942
Last Name(s):
Local identifier:
Language of Item:
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Grimsby Public Library
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

Grimsby Public Library

18 Carnegie Lane

Grimsby Ontario

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit

My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

Pettit, Eleanor June and Wright, Willard, (Married on 17 Oct 1942)