On 21 May 2014 Marian (Jeffrey) MacLeod wrote:
On August 16,1876 6) Bessie Jeffrey 7)William Jeffrey Jr.
Handwritten in the diary of William Jeffrey Sr.
On 17 May 2014 Marian (Jeffrey) MacLeod wrote:
....the bearers were 4 sons William Jr, AndrewJ, Herbert and Donald, a son-in-law Wm Preston of this city....
On 13 May 2014 Marian (Jeffrey) MacLeod wrote:
Coming to dinner on May 14, 1952
On 5 May 2014 Marian (Jeffrey) MacLeod wrote:
Stratford Newspaper .. 1939 "One of Stratford's much loved citizens , Mrs.William Preston is to-day marking her eightieth birthday at her home, 48 Shrewsbury Street. With her for the occasion are her sons and daughters... Mrs. Preston is a gracious link with earlier days in Stratford for she came here in 1872 from Cobourg with her parents, Mr. And Mrs. William Jeffrey. Her Father was owner of a hardware store on Ontario Street. ..In the Family home at 30 Shrewsbury Street, Miss Elizabeth McLeod Jeffrey was married in 1885 to William Preston. ..They moved to Boissevain Montitoba returning to Stratford about 44 years ago when Mr. Preston founded Stratford Mill Building Company, later known as the Canadian Allis-Chalmers. ....Mrs. Preston holds an honorary membership in the Stratford Country Club ,of which her husband was one of the original shareholders.
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