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James Paris Lee - Galt Resident, Famous Gunsmith

James Paris Lee was born in Hawick, Scotland on August 9, 1831, the son of nine children of George Lee and Margaret Paris. The family emigrated to Galt in 1836 where George, a skilled watchmaker and jeweller, set up a business at the north west corner of Water and Main. 365 more words


Dr. Samuel Richardson - Early Galt Doctor

Dr. Samuel Richardson


Among the old “land marks” in the medical profession, in the county of Waterloo, is Dr. Samuel Richardson, forty years a practitioner in Galt. 1,275 more words


Fallen Galt Officer Honored with Memorial


A memorial for Officer Kevin Tonn was dedicated Thursday in Galt.

Tonn is the only Galt Police officer to be killed in the line of duty. 71 more words

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The Cholera Epidemic of 1834

Galt and area suffered greatly in 1834 with a epidemic of such proportions never seem before the area. Many died, now lost to memory, burial places unknown.   1,107 more words


Amazon Vine Freebies - May 2014

The lambs are frolicking, the sun is out, and the Vine Gods demand supplication! Let us appease them with grateful reviews of their offerings!

Trunki Travel Toy Box (Pink): … 422 more words


Amazon Vine Freebies - April 2014

The cruelest month sees an odd selection of selections, toys, dvds, and kitchen treats, all welcomed with open eyes.

Hello Kitty Flip Out Sofa: … 349 more words