Nelles, Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Sumner (Anniversary: 50)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 14 Jul 1915, p. 1
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Mr. and Mrs. C.S. Nelles celebrate their golden wedding - married on June 29, 1865 - a delightful tea, served on the lawn in the shade of spreading trees, was followed by congratulatory speeches. On June 29, Grimsby was honored by the celebration of the golden anniversary of the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Sumner Nelles whose beautiful home holds for its guests the most pleasing memories of the generous hospitality of the dear old couple... A delightful tea... was followed by congratulatory speeches by Mr. Leslie Nelles, eldest son of the celebrants; Mr.J.E. Randall of Chicago; Mr. W.J. Drope, principal of Lake Lodge School and Mr. Hamilton Fleming, Reeve of the Township of North Grimsby...[letter from Richard Palmer, poem from Rev. E. Gurney, Monroe Presbyterian Church, Monroe, North Carolina.]

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Genealogical Resource
Item Type
Wedding Anniversaries
Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum.
Date of Publication
14 Jul 1915
Date Of Event
29 June 1915
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Nelles, Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Sumner (Anniversary: 50)