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Fonds Level Description

Accession Number: 97-1012

Title

Marriage documents collection. -- 1868, 1880. -- 2 items.

Biography / History

Unknown

Custodial History

This collection was in the custody of Mr. and Mrs. M. Dowd before it was donated to Trent University via Librarian Janice Millard.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of two marriage certificates. One is a handwritten certificate documenting the marriage of Charles Luduc and Sarah Walton, officiated by Pastor Michael [Tunlin], and dated 21 January 1868 at Cobourg. The other is a standard printed certificate, dated 28 February 1880 in Peterborough, and documenting the marriage of William Storms and Emma Preston. There is one family name in common on the two documents: Preston.

Notes

Title based on the contents of the collection.

Both certificates are slightly foxed. The 1880 certificate has been repaired at the creases.

This collection was donated by Mr. and Mrs. M. Dowd.

Restrictions: N