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Toronto Telegram, January 1930

The following marriages are taken from the Toronto Telegram, January 1930 issues.

These marriages have not been arranged alphabetically. Instead, they are in order by date that they appeared in the newspaper.   They have also been paraphrased.


Thurs 2 Jan 1930 (page 2)

Gunnion - Smit: .. at St. Aidans Anglican Church, Ida Elizabeth, only d/o Mr. & Mrs. F. W. Smit became the bride of Valentine Fraser Gunnion of New Zealand. The bride... was given in marriage by Mr. William Cave. The bride was attended by Mrs. William Cave. The groom was attended by Mr. Norman Cave... reception held at the home of Mr. Norman Cave, 67 Wheeler Ave. After a tour of the United States the happy couple will sail from San Francisco to Wellington New Zealand where they will make a home

Kimberley - Gendron: ... on Wed Dec 18th at 11 o'clock in St. Barnabas Anglican Church.... Dorothy Irene, youngest d/o Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Gendron of Arden Ont and Mr. William James Kimberley of Smith Falls, s/o Mr. and Mrs. William Kimberley of Sharbot Lake. The bridesmaid, Mrs. Alexander Frame, sister of the bride..... later the bride and groom left for Marion Indiana.... on their return they will reside in Smith Falls

Burtch - Atkinson: .... on Sat afternoon at the home of Mrs. Atkinson, 308 Pacific Ave., when her daughter Edith Annie Atkinson, and Mr. Thomas David Burtch of Mount Dennis were united in marriage..... bridesmaid was Miss Dorothy Atkinson and the groom was supported by his brother, Mr. D.J. Burtch.... they will reside at 308 Pacific Ave....

MacLean - McDermid: At Glebe Road Presbyterian Church on Monday... of Mary Jeanine younger d/o Mr. & Mrs. P.T. McDermid of 17 Acacia Road to Rev. Leslie Bruce MacLean, s/o Rev Lachlan MacLean & Mrs. MacLean of Bradford..... Mr. Ronald MacLean attended his brother as groomsman... on their return they will live at 17 Maxwell Ave

Kelley - Meikle: .... Jean Elizabeth d/o Dr. & Mrs. William F. Meikle of Morrisburg to Mr. Norman Sinclair Kelley of Weston, s/o Rev. E. Richardson Kelley and Mrs. Kelley of Ottawa... The wedding music was played by Mr. Craig A. Kelley, brother of the groom.... The bride's only attendant was her sister Miss Grace Meikle


Friday 3 Jan 1930 (page 2)

Thurston - Cronk: ... at Simcoe Street South United church parsonage on Monday.... Eva Viola elder d/o Mr. and the late Mrs. Perry Cronk of 75 Warren Ave, to Mr. Harold E. Thurston, s/o Mr & Mrs. William Thurston of Lindsay.... the groom was attended by Robert Cronk, brother of the bride.... they will reside in Detroit

Irvine - Skelton: .. Janet Elizabeth only d/o Mrs. Robert Skelton of 8 Sussex Dr in Mimico and Mr. Melville Alexander Irvine, s/o Mrs. James Irvine of Weston, on 28 Dec.... the bride was given in marriage by her brother, Mr. Harold Skelton..... Mrs. John Bernard Knapp, sister of the groom played the wedding march

Brett - Connell: ... Clarissa Maud, d/o Rev. & Mrs. J.A. Connell to Percival Brett.... at the home of the bride's parents, 131 Linsmore Cres..... the bride was given away by her brother, Mr. N.F. Connell of North Bay (and her father officiated).... the bride was attended by her sister Constance Connell

Canoles - Baird: .... Miss Grace Baird to George H.B. Canoles took place on Dec 26 in the Memorial Church, Stanford California. Rev. J.J. Canoles, cousin of the groom officiated. The bride was given in marriage by her brother-in-law Professor J. Murray Luck of Stanford University..... the bride is the d/o Mrs. J.W. Baird and the late J.W. Baird, former Canadians.... the groom was s/o Mr. and Mrs. J.A. Canoles of Baltimore Maryland

Souter - Bell: Port Hope Jan. 3 - Ont New Years day at the home of her parents, Garden Hill, marriage of Violet Margaret, eldest d/o Mr. & Mrs. James Bell to Mr. Richard Souter of Toronto.... Mr. Basil Bell, the bride's brother, supported the groom... wedding music was played by Miss Laura Foley of Selby

Stein - Cornfield: .... Marion B. Cornfield & Mr. Abraham H. Stein of New York City... Dec 29 at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. Samuel Cornfield, Beatrice Street. Rabbi Levy officiated


Saturday 4 Jan 1930 (page 26)

McCarthy - Dale .... Eva Audrey only d/o Mrs. Albert Dale to Mr. Douglas Findlay McCarthy, formerly of Toronto, now residing at Kapuskasing, 2nd s/o Mr. & Mrs. A.G. McCarthy of 134 Balsam Ave.... at the home of the groom's parents on New Years Eve..... among the out of town guests were the groom's brother Dr. Kenneth McCarthy of Toledo Ohio and Mrs. McCarthy

Douglas - White ... Marion Augusta, d/o Dr. & Mrs. John Arthur White of Lindsay to Mr. William Reginald Douglas. s/o Mr. & Mrs. James Douglas of Napanee.... First United Church in Lindsay on 1 Jan... bride's attendants were her sister-in-law Mrs. Moore White, her sister Margaret White... groom was attended by his brother Mr. Laurie Douglas of Napanee

Taylor - Kingdon ... Hilda Marjorie, d/o Mr. & Mrs. Kingdon to Mr. harry Arthur Taylor, s/o Mr. & Mrs. Arthur Edgar Taylor of Bedford Park North Toronto... St. Leonards church on Wed Jan 1st... bride's sister Miss Evelyn Kingdon acted as maid of honor.... bride's brother Arthur Leslie Kingdon acted as best man... Mr. & Mrs. Taylor will reside on Woburn Ave

Draper - Wheeler ... on Sat at the home of the bride's parents on Lapp Ave.... Lillian Rosena, only d/o Mr. & Mrs. Albert Wheeler became the bride of Mr. Roy B. Draper.

Varley - Turner: Miss Greta Marjorie Turner, only d/o Mr. & Mrs. R.P. Turner, 199 Laughton Av. was married to Mr. Thomas Albert Varley, s/o Mr. & Mrs. T. Varley, also of Toronto.... Mr. Wilbur Turner attended the groom.... they will take up residence in London Ont.