James and Alice Sawdon, January 1937
- Marjorie Ruddy, Photographer
- Media Type:
- Item Type:
- Black and white negative of James and Alice Sawdon on the occasion of their 50th wedding anniversary.
- Thomas Sawdon (1833-1916) married Harriet Boddy (1834-1916) at Yorkshire, England in 1858. In 1882 they immigrated to Canada first settling at Alliston and then moving to Whitby in 1905. Thomas and Harriet had six children: Mary, Elizabeth, James, George, John, and Thomas.
James Sawdon (1863-1947) married Alice Read (1863-1943) of England at Whitby in 1887. They had two sons: William James Jordan Sawdon (1895-1963) and John R. Sawdon (1900-1975).
James opened a coal selling company, James Sawdon & Sons, in 1914. His sons continued the business following his death. James Sawdon & Sons was located at 244 Brock Street South.
- Date of Original:
- January 1937
Width: 1.5 in
Height: 1.5 in
- Personal Name(s):
- Ruddy, Marjorie Georgina ; Sawdon, James ; Sawdon, Alice
- Local identifier:
- Whitby Online Historic Images Collection
- Geographic Coverage:
- Copyright Statement:
- Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
- Recommended Citation:
- James and Alice Sawdon, January 1937, Marjorie Ruddy. Whitby Archives A2013_040_086A.
- Reproduction Notes:
- Scanned from a black and white negative.
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