Pearson, G.W. and Pearson, Mary A. (née Banks) (Anniversary: 50)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 14 Feb 1946, p. 4
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Mr. and Mrs. G.W. Pearson (pictured above) who came to North Grimsby about 37 years ago, are to observe the 50th anniversary of their wedding on Sunday next, February 17th. They were married in Etobicoke near Weston, at the home of the bride's parents, by the Rev. A.G. Hudson of Woodbridge, on February 12, 1896. Miss Harriet Topper, cousin of the bride was bridesmaid and Mr. Wm. Blake was best man, both of Woodbridge. Mr. Pearson is 77, born in Etobicoke, Mrs. Pearson is 71, and was born in Scarboro, Mary A. Banks (Minnie) and 2nd daughter of the late Michael and Martha Banks of Weston. They lived for 12 years near Weston before coming to North Grimsby, living on the farm now owned by Harry Earl. They have nine children and 24 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Mrs. A. H. Poole (Lillie), Mrs. John Parson (Piny), Mrs. Clarence Travis (Illa), and Mrs. Ralph Metcalfe (Pearl) all of Grimsby, Elmer D. Pearson, Hamilton, Gordon L. Pearson, Smithville, and Mrs. Gordon Rose (Thelma) of St. Catharines. Mr. and Mrs. Pearson will be at home to their friends and relatives on February 17th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., at 21 Oak St., Grimsby.

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Genealogical Resource
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Wedding Anniversaries
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14 Feb 1946
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17 Feb 1946
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Pearson, G.W. and Pearson, Mary A. (née Banks) (Anniversary: 50)