Three pages from a Chute family bible containing information on births, deaths, and marriages, 1824-1925. These copies were made ca. 1934.
21857a: "Sidney Chute Born Nov. 20th 1824; Hearriet A. Chute Born March 29th 1840; Priscilla Ann Chute Born May 3rd 1861; Abraham Chute Born March 18th 1865; Robert Sidney Chute Born Sept. 30th 1867; Sarah Ann Chute Born June 14th 1869"
21857b: "Alice Levoma Chute Born May 28th 1871; Lillian Chute Born Jan. 13th 1878; Heattie May Chute Born Jan. 1st 1880; Frank Merley Chute Born Oct. 24th 1883; Sidney died March 1904; Harriet died Feb. 8th 1925"
21857c: "Married March 21st 1864 at St. Thomas by Elder D. W. Rowland, Sidney Chute to Miss Hearriet Ann Markle"
Two black-and-white negative photographs featuring Dr. and Mrs. A. C. Steele, who celebrated the United Church's 50th anniversary, on May 29, 1975.
W9 B7 72a was published in the Rodney Mercury on May 29, 1975, with the caption: "Dr. and Mrs. A. C. Steele cut the 50th anniversary cake marking the start of the United Church of Canda, at Calvary United Church, Sunday."
Four black-and-white negative photographs featuring Dr. and Mrs. MacPherson, who celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary, on January 30, 1972.
W9 B6 61a was published in the Rodney Mercury on January 30, 1972, with the caption: "Dr. and Mrs. J. R. MacPherson celebrated thier silver wedding anniversary Saturday with over 350 friends dropping in to their Highgate home to wish them many more years of health and happiness together."
Two black-and-white photographs featuring Francis Thibert and Pat Rivest, who are engaged to be married, on May 4, 1972.
R12 S1 Sh5 B2 362 was published in the West Lorne Sun on May 4, 1972, with the caption: "Patricia Anne Rivest and Francis Charles Thibert will exchange wedding vows on Satruday, June 10th, 1972 at 4 p.m. in St. Mary's Catholic Church, West Lorne. The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leon Rivest, Rodney, and the groom-elect is the son of Mrs. Alexandria Thibert, Rodney."
One black-and-white negative photograph showing the Gilpin's, who were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, on May 4th, 1960.
W11 B8 350 was published in the Rodney Mercury on May 4, 1960, with the caption: "Mr. and Mrs. Sydeny J. Gilpin, Furnival N., celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with family and friends, Monday, April 25th and Tuesday, April 26th. A large number of friends and neighbors called Tuesday, presenting gifts and expressions for many more years of happily married life."
Black and white photograph of a marriage certificate that reads "This is to certify that I solemnized the marriage of John Anderson Golightly and Thema Rose Else at St. Thomas in the Province of Ontario on the 12th day of July A.D. 1930." The certificate is signed by Ross Martin, D.D., of the United Church, and by witnesses A. F. Else and Mrs. Charlotte Taylor.