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People and Organizations

Stirling News-Argus

  • Corporate body
  • 1879-

The Stirling News-Argus was a newspaper published in Stirling, Ontario. The first publisher of the paper was John H. Thompson. Other owners were:

  • 1884-1924 James Currie
  • 1924-1926 Allen Donnell
  • 1926-1934 A. E. Dobbie
  • 1934-1964 H. R. Tompkins
  • 1964- [?] Robert and Helen Hulin

Tompkins, H. R.

  • Person
  • 1901-1985

H. R. Tomkins was the publisher of The Stirling News Argus newspaper from 1934 to 1964, when it was taken over by Robert L. Hulin.

Spice, Patti

  • Person
  • fl. 2024

Patti Spice is a resident of Belleville, Ontario.

Newman, Alvy

  • Person
  • fl. 2023

Alvy Newman is a resident of Belleville, Ontario.

Belleville Lawn Bowling Club

  • Corporate body
  • 1908-

A meeting was held at Shire Hall in Belleville on 16 July 1908 for the purpose of organizing a Lawn Bowling Club. In August 1908 The Daily Intelligencer reported that the club met on "Mr. E. G. [Ephraim George] Sills' lawn." In 1909 John Taylor sold the club lots 1 and 2 on the west side of William Street, Belleville, where it remained until moving to Yeomans Street in 1932. In 2020 it moved to 69 Centre Street, part of the Hillcrest Park development.

Trudeau, John Bruce

  • Person
  • 1936-2023

John Trudeau was involved with his family's automobile business in Belleville, Ontario for many years.

French, Orland

  • Person
  • 1944-

Orland French was born in Midland, Ontario in 1944. He is a resident of Belleville, Ontario, and is active in the Hastings County Historical Society, serving as president for ten years and past-president for another ten. He is a past director of the Ontario Historical Society and a member of the board of trustees of the Old Hay Bay Church, a national historic site.

Morrow, Karen

  • Person
  • fl. 2023

Karen Morrow is a member of the Belleville Art Association.

Thompson, George

  • Person
  • fl. 1967

George Thompson was the manager of Bell Telephone in Belleville, Ontario.

Belleville Cemetery Company

  • Corporate body
  • 1872-

The Belleville Cemetery Company was established at a meeting in the Town Hall of Belleville, Ontario, held on 12 October 1872.

Uttley, John

  • Person
  • 1940-2023

John Uttley grew up in Trenton, Ontario and was a long-time resident of Belleville and priest of St. Thomas Anglican Church.

Bissonnette, Julien Donald

  • Person
  • 1857-1921

Julien Donald Bissonnette was born on 1 July 1857. He was baptized at St. Peter in Chains Roman Catholic Church in Trenton, Ontario, on 13 October 1857, the child of Julien Bissonnette and his wife, Mary Donald. Julien studied at Queen's University in Kingston, obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1880. He taught at Dundas High School from 1880 to 1889, before returning to Queen's to qualify as a Doctor of Medicine in 1892. He worked as a doctor in Napanee and then for more than 20 years in Stirling, Ontario, where he died on 31 December 1921.

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