Cloughley, Mr. and Cloughley, Mary (née Grant) (Anniversary: 40)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 29 Mar 1916, p. 1
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A very pleasant social gathering was held at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Cloughley, Robinson Street South, on Thursday evening, March 23, 1916, when a large number of neighbours and friends gathered to congratulate Mr. and Mrs. Cloughley on having spent 40 years of married life together...Mr. and Mrs. Cloughley were married (in the town of Tandragee) in the County of Armath, Ireland on March 23, 1876, and for 40 years (most of which has been spent in Canada),they have travelled the road of life together...After five years of married life in Ireland, Mr. and Mrs. Cloughley came to Canada, first going to the County of Oxford, where Mr. Cloughley spent a number of years at farm work, afterwards going to the city of Hamilton where he spent two years. They then came to North Grimsby. Twenty-one years ago he secured a position with the H.G.& B. Electric Railway Company and has been with them ever since and for the last 16 years he has been section foreman of the road. Mr. and Mrs. Cloughley have had in all 13 children, seven boys and six girls, one boy and three girls having died young, which leaves six sons and three daughters now living. The sons are Andrew and David of Grimsby; John W. of the York Rangers, Toronto; George, of Ottawa; Frank of Hamilton and James of the Canadian Mounted Rifles. The daughters are Mrs. Brockbank, England; Mrs. Percy Teeter and Mrs. Roy Teeter, Hamilton...

Media Type
Genealogical Resource
Item Type
Wedding Anniversaries
Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum.
Date of Publication
29 Mar 1916
Date Of Event
23 Mar 1916
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Cloughley, Mr. and Cloughley, Mary (née Grant) (Anniversary: 40)