Grimsby Newspapers
Merritt, Lenore and Miller, George, (Married on 23 Apr 1943)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 6 May 1943, p. 8

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At Rock Chapel United Church, North Grimsby, on Saturday, April 23rd, the marriage of Lenore, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H.S. Merritt, of Grimsby, to Mr. George Miller, elder son of Mr. and Mrs. W.W. Miller, of Consecon, Ont., was solemnized. Rev. G.I. Stephenson officiated. The church was decorated with white carnations and pink snapdragons. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a turquoise blue sheer wool ensemble with matching hat and brown accessories. Her corsage bouquet was of Rapture roses and sweet peas. She was attended by her cousin, Miss Delora Johnson, who wore gold sheer wool and matching hat and brown accessories. Her corsage bouquet was of Talisman roses and sweet peas. The groom was attended by Mr. Roderick McLean. Ushers were Mr. Don Merritt and Mr. Robert Stephenson, of the R.C.A.F. Mr. C. Le Messurier was at the organ and Miss Norma Stephenson sang The Lord's Prayer and Because. Following the ceremony, a reception for 50 guests was held at the home of the bride's parents. The bride's mother received, wearing navy sheer crepe and navy hat; Mrs. H. Bonter, sister of the groom, assisted, wearing a blue crepe dress and navy straw hat. Both wore corsages of Briarcliff roses. For travelling, the bride wore a brown printed silk dress with beige coat and brown accessories. On their return, the young couple will reside at 27 Rosslyn Avenue North, Hamilton.

Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Wedding Announcements
Date of Publication:
6 May 1943
Date Of Event:
23 Apr 1943
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Merritt, Lenore and Miller, George, (Married on 23 Apr 1943)