County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Thomas Family Homestead
Description
Media Type
Image
Text
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Thomas family homestead (farm) was located at Mount Pleasant, ON. People in the picture are James Madison "Matt" Thomas (1844-1908) and his wife (seated) Martha Thomas, nee Secord (1843-1924). The woman standing is one of their seven daughters, Orpha May Thomas (1875-1942). The crop is believed to be watermelons, which were the tending chore for one of their other daughters Edythe Gertrude Thomas (1884-1969), who was the grandmother of Ross Dobson, who provided this photo and identification.
Notes
Contributed by Ross Dobson. This article originally appeared on the County of Brant wiki at ourbrant.wikia.com. It has been included in this collection for ease of research.
Date of Publication
1875
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Thomas
Local identifier
2011RD001
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0773817217586 Longitude: -80.3132800952149
Donor
Ross Dobson
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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County of Brant Public Library
Email
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Agency street/mail address
County of Brant Public Library (Paris Branch)
12 William Street
Paris, ON
N3L 1K7 | @brantlibrary
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Thomas Family Homestead


Thomas family homestead (farm) was located at Mount Pleasant, ON. People in the picture are James Madison "Matt" Thomas (1844-1908) and his wife (seated) Martha Thomas, nee Secord (1843-1924). The woman standing is one of their seven daughters, Orpha May Thomas (1875-1942). The crop is believed to be watermelons, which were the tending chore for one of their other daughters Edythe Gertrude Thomas (1884-1969), who was the grandmother of Ross Dobson, who provided this photo and identification.