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Dictionary of Family Biography - Margaret Cuddy Corley

Biography – Margaret Cuddy Corley

Margaret Cuddy Corley (1858 – 19 January 1952) was the daughter of John Patrick Cuddy and his wife Jane O’Sullivan. She was the third of eight children. 598 more words


The Fashion of Freckles, Montreal - 1911

Montreal Standard, 4 November 1911, page 16

The Fashion of Freckles

In American society, freckles (the family doctor understands) have become the rage. There is a certain kind of said called freckle sand which is said to produce these generally undesirable marks, when rubbed on the face. 44 more words


The Social Season, Montreal, 1919

Montreal Standard, 22 November 1919, page 22

The past week has been a very full one in the social world for, although there have been few really big affairs, any number of smaller functions have taken place. 306 more words


Laurin & Leitch Engineers and Contractors, Montreal - the story so far

Laurin and Leitch

Laurin and Leitch Engineers and Contractors was a partnership between James Laurin and William Christopher Leitch (my great-grandfather). It was founded in 1903, and their offices were at 2075 Union and then 5 Beaver Hall Square. 675 more words


Dictionary of Family Biography - James Arthur Cashion

Biography – James Arthur Cashion

James Arthur Cashion (10 May 1859 – 19 March 1936) was the son of Daniel Cashion and Jane Burton of Cashion’s Glen, Ontario.  398 more words


Molson's Ale is good for you, Montreal, 1919

Montreal Daily Star, 4 November 1919, page 7



Water quenches thirst – but the ordinary drinking water is not pure. 111 more words