- 17 October 1974 (Creation)
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Hedley Vicker Derry was born on September 12, 1893 in Bancroft, Hastings County, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Willis Derry. He married Bessie Blanche Statia on May 28, 1921 in Trenton. They moved to Trenton in 1930. Mr. Derry worked as a carpenter. He was a member of Grace United Church teaching Sunday School there and becoming Sunday School superintendent. Hedley Vicker died on March 7, 1975 in Belleville.
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Hedley Derry describes his life in Bancroft, then as a carpenter and finally his life in Trenton. He discusses the lumbering business.