Crittenden, George W. and Crittenden, Lily Jesimine, (née Gardener) (Anniversary: 50 on 2 Mar 1948)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 4 Mar 1948, p. 4

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On Tuesday afternoon and evening Ex-Deputy Reeve George W. and Mrs. Crittenden, Grimsby Beach, were at home to their many friends on the occasion of their Golden Wedding anniversary.

On March 2nd, 1898, Lily Jesimine Gardener and George W. Crittenden were united in the Holy Bonds of Matrimony at Edgar, Ontario. In 1899 they moved from Barrie to Western Canada and settled at Weyburn, Sask., which at that time was a tent town and they were among the first settlers. They farmed until 1911 and then moved into town where they conducted a coal business until 1920 at which time they moved to Grimsby Beach.

They have two daughters, Mrs. J.A. Todd, Noelville, Ont., and Miss May at home, one granddaughter, Dorothy. Their only grandson, Elvin, was killed overseas in the last war while serving with the R.C.A.F.

Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
Item Type:
Wedding Anniversaries
Date of Publication:
4 Mar 1948
Date Of Event:
2 Mar 1948
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Crittenden, George W. and Crittenden, Lily Jesimine, (née Gardener) (Anniversary: 50 on 2 Mar 1948)