Item 2013-17 - Autograph book of Maria Matilda Thompson

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CA ON00156 2013-17


Autograph book of Maria Matilda Thompson


  • 1882-1883 (Creation)

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1 volume of 40 pages

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Maria Matilda Thompson was born in Elzevir Township, Hastings County, Ontario on 31 July 1860, the child of Charles Thompson and Alice (formerly Brown). She married Samuel Rollins, a farmer, in Madoc, Ontario on 6 November 1883. She died in Vermilion, Alberta on 12 July 1956 and was buried in Fort Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan.

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Donated by Allen R. Wells in March 2013. Allen is the son of Isa Wells, who was the daughter of Maria Matilda Thompson.

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Autograph book and typed transcription of all the entries.

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