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Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Posted: 3 Dec 2007 12:14PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Blair, Brillinger
On July 11, 1914 (M), Edna Blair married Willie Orville Brillinger in Newmarket, York Co. Edna was 21, of Newmarket, & Presbyterian. Willie was 21, of Armitage, Whitchurch Twp., a farmer, Methodist, born on Con. 8 of the township to Joseph Henry Brillinger & Mary Alberta Phillips. They were married by H.F. Thomas & the witnesses were Mrs. Ralph Ganton (Nellie Ellen, Edna’s sister) & H.A. Thomas, both of Newmarket. I have Edna's ancestry but would like to know more about this couple. Where did they live? When did they each die? Where were they buried?

Re: Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Posted: 3 Dec 2007 9:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Goggle - Newmarket Public Library

which has Newmarket Era Newspaper and other
sources.

Re: Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Posted: 4 Dec 2007 2:48AM GMT
Classification: Query
Alot of the Brillingers are buried in Wideman Cemetery in Whitchurch Township. I will check the cemetery records when I get an opportunity.

Re: Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Posted: 27 Dec 2012 2:48PM GMT
Classification: Query

BRILLINGER, Gordon William - 92, a man of principle and strong character, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 24, 2012 at his home in Sudbury, Ontario. He was born on April 20, 1920 in Angus, Ontario to Joseph Henry Brillinger and Edna May (Blair) Brillinger. Gordon grew up in Angus Ontario where he graduated from High School and shortly after enlisted in the army at the outset of WWII. During the war, while stationed in England, he met the love of his life Mollie Bond. Gordon married Mollie on September 18th,1943 in Doncaster, England and they have been happily married for the past 69 years. Gordon and Mollie left England after the war and moved to Trenton Ontario where Gordon began his career with the Trenton Post Office. He retired as the postal supervisor with 40 years of service. He enjoyed spending time with family, walking, travelling and wintering in St. Petersburg Florida. Recently Gordon has enjoyed spending time with friends at the Alzheimer's Centre in Sudbury. Gordon and Mollie always loved spending time with their grand children: Tiffany, Benjamin, Jonathan, Jeffrey, Steven, Sarah, Debra-Lynn and Brittany. They also adored their great grand children Hannah, Alissa, Abbi-Grace, Ethan, Audrey. Gordon was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Edna May as well as his sisters Kay, Betty, Teresa and Donna. Gordon is survived by his spouse Mollie currently residing in Sudbury, Ontario; his son Gordon (Pam) Brillinger of Charlottetown, PEI; his daughter Sally (Len) Kettle of Sudbury, Ontario; and his daughter Susan (Mike) Foley of Sarnia, Ontario; his eight grandchildren and five great- grandchildren. Sincere thanks to the many excellent caregivers from Bayshore and ICAN who treated Poppa gently with love. A private family service will be held at JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, Sudbury, Ontario on December 30th, 2012. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Sudbury-Manitoulin, 970 Notre Dame Avenue, Greater Sudbury, Ontario (ph: (705) 560-0603). Messages of condolences available online at www.lougheed.org To light a memorial candle, flowers, donations or messages of condolences available on-line at www.lougheed.org

Re: Brillinger/Blair marriage 1914

Posted: 27 Dec 2012 11:02PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Brillinger
Thank you for the copy of Gordon's obituary. I knew that he was a son but had no family history for him.
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