Smith, Ernest Lleweylin Gibson and Sifton, Elizabeth Ann, (Married on 16 Jun 1945)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 21 Jun 1945, p. 4

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A wedding of wide interest was solemnized Saturday in St. Clement's Anglican Church, Toronto when Elizabeth Ann, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Sifton, became the bride of Maj. Ernest Lleweylin Gibson Smith, Royal Hamilton Light Infantry. The bride is the granddaughter of the late Sir Clifford Sifton, while the groom is the son of Brig. Armand Smith, M.C., V.D.,and Mrs. Smith, of Winona, Ont. and grandson of Senator E.D.Smith, of Winona, and the late Senator Wm. Gibson of Beamsville. Canon W.G. Nicholson officiated at the service... Attendants were her sister, Miss June Sifton, as maid of honour, and four bridesmaids, Mrs. Casalear Middleton, Mrs. Donald Paterson, Mrs. William Richardson and Mrs. Lawrence Hynes...The groom's brother, Lieut. A.A.G. Smith, GIC, was best man, and ushers were Maj. James Pigott, DSO, RHLI; Capt. James Flintoff, MC; FO John Paterson, RCAF, and Mr. Colin Eastwood...On their return Maj. and Mrs. Smith will live in Winona. The bride is a driver with the Transport Section of the Canadian Red Cross Corps, while the groom has just recently returned after spending three years overseas with the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry.

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Genealogical Resource
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Wedding Announcements
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Date of Publication:
21 Jun 1945
Date Of Event:
16 Jun 1945
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Smith, Ernest Lleweylin Gibson and Sifton, Elizabeth Ann, (Married on 16 Jun 1945)