"George Wallace," York Commonwealth, 4 Feb 1859, p. 2 Article originally published in the Globe about George Wallace and the accident, which left him with a broken leg.
Lived at the 8th concession in Vaughan near Woodbridge.
"Fatal Accident Near Aurora," York Commonwealth, 18 Feb 1859, p. 2 Report of an accident occurring in Aurora, where a tree being cut fell upon the deceased.
"Melancholy Accident," York Commonwealth, 18 Mar 1859, p. 2 Article about the deaths of three adults and one child by drowning, just outside Bowmanville.
"Taking it Cool," York Commonwealth, 18 Mar 1859, p. 3 Report of a man losing the fingers on his left hand by a saw, after tripping.
"Serious accident," York Herald, 11 Nov 1859, p. 2 A note about a fall resulting in a broken leg by the son of John Wiles on Nov. 5. C3 Markham
"Shocking accident : death of esteemed citizen," York Herald, 20 May 1859, p. 2 Article about the death of John Harrington while riding his horse in University Park (College Ave.).
"Fatal accident at Richmond Hill," York Herald, 24 Jun 1859, p. 2 Report of the workplace accident that took the life of William O'Grady.
"A frightful fall," York Herald, 29 Jul 1859, p. 3 Report of a workplace accident in which two men fell over a hundred feet down a chimney shaft.
"Falling into a Drain," York Herald, 12 Aug 1859, p. 3 Details of an accident where a woman fell head first into an unprotected drain.
"Serious accident," York Herald, 23 Sep 1859, p. 2 Account of a man whose collarbone was broken when he was thrown from his horse.
"Accident on the lake," York Herald, 30 Sep 1859, p. 3 Account of the breakdown of the propellor Brantford, on her way to Toronto with a load of iron.
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