Philbrick, George Arthur and Leslie, Bessie Jean (Married)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 8 Apr 1936, p. 5
Full Text

On Tuesday, March 31st, at 2:30 o'clock, a pretty wedding took place in St. John's Anglican Church, Jordan, when Bessie Jean, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Leslie, Vineland, became the bride of Mr. George Arthur Philbrick, Beamsville, son of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Philbrick. Rev. Charles A. Flook officiated.

Cherry blossoms and daffodils decorated the church. The bride, given in marriage by her father, wore a charming frock of white satin, a veil of silk net trimmed with lace, and carried a bouquet of Premier roses.

Miss Ethel Leslie, sister of the bride was bridesmaid, wearing a green moire frock, with white accessories and carrying a bouquet of spring flowers. Mr. Archie Tufford, Beamsville was best man. Mr. Eric Honsberger and Mr. Jack Philbrick were the ushers. Mr. Raymond Short presided at the organ and Mrs. Flook was the soloist, singing Until.

A reception was held at the home of the bride's parents. Mr. and Mrs. Philbrick left on a trip to Montreal, the bride wearing a rust frock with navy coat and matching accessories. The bride's mother was costumed in rust sheer crepe, and the groom's mother wore a plum triple sheer and velvet frock.

Mr. and Mrs. Philbrick will reside in Vineland.

Media Type
Genealogical Resource
Item Type
Wedding Announcements
Date of Publication
8 Apr 1936
Date Of Event
31 Mar 1936
Last Name(s)
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.


Philbrick, George Arthur and Leslie, Bessie Jean (Married)