Currie, John (Died)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 9 Feb 1916, p. 5
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We print below a clipping from the Collingwood Messenger re the death in that town of one of the pioneers of Ontario, Mr. John Currie, father of the Rev. L. H. Currie of Grimsby.

Mr. John Currie of Nottawa, passed away on Sunday night ... The deceased who was a native of Islay, Scotland, was in his 88th year ... With his parents he came to Canada in 1832 ... After his marriage to Miss Flora McAlister ... Mr. and Mrs. Currie were blessed with a family of 5 sons and 2 daughters ... of the sons four are members of the ministry of the Presbyterian church, Donald L. being located at Cardinal, Archibald M. at Flushing, N.Y., Lachlan H., in Grimsby and John, at Blenheim, while Dougald is at home. One daughter, Miss Annie is also at home, and the other, Flora, Mrs. Angus McLean, lives at Kirkfield. Mrs. Currie died on September 21, 1914 ... The funeral took place on Wednesday to the Collingwood Presbyterian Church ...

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9 Feb 1916
Date Of Event
6 Feb. 1916
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Currie, John (Died)