Grimsby Newspapers
Hitchon, Matilda (née Wallace) (Died on 25 Sept. 1946)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 3 Oct 1946, p. 5

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The death occurred last Wednesday of Mrs. Cobden B. Hitchon, formerly Matilda Wallace. She passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. L. Higgins (Edith), Grimsby. She was born in Brantford in 1862, and was a daughter of the late John T. Wallace and Ellen Rebecca Gray. Until recent years she had been a life long resident of Brantford. ... Left to mourn her loss besides Mrs. Higgins are; a daughter, Mrs. H. J. Fuller (Breta), New Haven, Conn.; two sons, Arnold G. Hitchon, Brantford and L.E. Hitchon, Uniontown, Pa.; three sisters, Mrs. Henry Simpson, Paris; Mrs. H. J. Howard-Smith, London; and Miss Margaret Wallace, Passaic, N.J.; two brothers, John T. Wallace, Brantford and William Wallace, Fort Meyers, Fla; and 10 grandchildren. Mr. Hitchon died in 1935. An elder son, Wilton W. Hitchon, died in 1928 as a result of injuries received in the First Great War. Funeral service was held on Saturday afternoon at the Farringdon Burial Ground, where interment was made.

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3 Oct 1946
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25 Sept. 1946
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Hitchon, Matilda (née Wallace) (Died on 25 Sept. 1946)