Grimsby Newspapers
Piott, Samuel (Died on 11 Apr 1943)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 15 Apr 1943, p. 5


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A former well known businessman in Grimsby passed away at his home in Stoney Creek on Saturday last, in the person of Samuel Piott, at the age of 86 years. Deceased was born in the township of Saltfleet and engaged in various occupations during his long life. In 1914 he with W.A. Reid established in Beamsville what is now the Beamsville Basket and Veneer Co. After disposing of his interests in the basket business he moved to Grimsby and for some years conducted a butcher business in the store now occupied by the Liquor Control Board. After disposing of this, he purchased what is now the Jarvis Bakery and conducted that concern for some years. After leaving Grimsby he conducted a hardware business in Stoney Creek for a number of years, retiring from it to take up farm life. A devout member of Stoney Creek United Church and one of the congregation's most zealous workers, Mr. Piott had been an elder for some years and a former superintendent of the Sunday school. In recognition of his Sunday school work he was made an honorary member. He was a Mason and a member of Wentworth Lodge, A.F. & A.M., and also held membership in the Maccabees, No. 500. Surviving are his widow, the former Catharine McFadyn; a son, Frank, of Stoney Creek; a brother, Bath, in Stoney Creek; a sister, Mrs. Frank Stevenson, of Kentbridge, Ont., and four grandchildren. Private services were held at his late home and public services in Stoney Creek United Church on Monday afternoon. Interment took place to Queen's Lawn Cemetery, Grimsby.


Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Obituaries
Date of Publication:
15 Apr 1943
Date Of Event:
11 Apr 1943
Last Name(s):
Piott
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Piott, Samuel (Died on 11 Apr 1943)