Arthur Ernest Brown Lanark Postmaster

Arthur Ernest Brown Lanark Postmaster


Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  02 Feb 1952, Sat,  Page 5

Margaret May McCurdy and Arthur Ernest Brown–Married on Monday, June 12, 1922 in Lanark, Ontario.




Clipped from The Ottawa Journal,  04 Dec 1959, Fri,  Page 25

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John MacLean’s Post Office in Lanark Village 1904- Public Archives–
Perth Courier, July 7, 1899–
A most estimable young man, Harry Vivian Reeve, son of Dr. Reeve, of Lanark, passed away to another and better world on the 29th June at the age of 22 years. The remains were interred in Elmwood Cemetery, Perth, on the 1st July, the Rev. G.C. Rock, Baptist minister, conducted the services. Deceased spent some time in Perth in the drug store of F. L.(?) hall, but was compelled to relinquish his work there in April. The cause of his death was consumption. He was a member of the Baptist Church and a most exemplary young man in every way. There was insurance on his life in the Temperance and General for $1,000 and the same amount in another company.


Information where you can buy all Linda Seccaspina’s books-You can also read Linda in The Townships Sun and Screamin’ Mamas (USA)

Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place.


Crime and Punishment? –Tales from the Almonte Post Office

As Time Goes By — The Old Post Office Clock

My Baby, Just-a Wrote Me a Letter– The Carleton Place Post Office

Lost at the Dead Letter Office?

Mister Carleton Place Postman Look and See— Is There a Letter in Your Bag For Me?

How Much Did the Old Post Office Perth Sell For?

Who Worked for the Post Office the Longest in Lanark County?

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About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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