Grimsby Newspapers
Troughton, James C. (Died on 13 May 1951)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 17 May 1951, p. 7

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James C. Troughton, a resident of Burlington for many years before moving to Grimsby 6 years ago, died Sunday in West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, in his 88th year.

Born in Kendal, Westmoreland, England, Mr. Troughton came to Burlington in 1912 and operated a shoe-repair business in that town for many years. He retired in 1934.

He was a member of the Knox Presbyterian Church, serving on the board of session, and was also a member of the Sons of England Benefit Society, No. 156, and chaplain of the society for many years.

Surviving are two sons, John and Gordon, of Burlington; two daughters, Mrs. Jack Simmons, of Detroit, and Mrs. Ernest Oakes, of Burlington; two sisters, Mrs. Charles Tiplady and Mrs. James Wilkinson, of England. Five grandchildren and three great grandchildren also survive.

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17 May 1951
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13 May 1951
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Troughton, James C. (Died on 13 May 1951)