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Item ID# A988.033.064-.065
Title John Peirson and Sara Peirson newspaper clippings
Object Name Clipping, Newspaper
Dates of Creation [192-? - 1934?]
Description 10 newspaper clippings concerning John Peirson, also known as John Pierson, including information about his family and life in Bruce County, enclosed in the 1915 diary of John Peirson:
a)Obituary and notices re: John Pierson
b)Broken limb of John Pierson
c)"Saugeen's Grand Old Man" John Pierson's 90th birthday
d)"Celebrated 92nd Birthday"
e)Saugeen Pioneer will Celebrate 95th Birthday
f)Tribute to John Pierson
g)"John Pierson of Saugeen Tp. died Sunday"
h)"Daddy of them All" re: council involvement of John Pierson
i)"Spring is here"
j)"Saugeen's Grand Old Man Passes"

1 obituary newspaper clipping concerning Sara Pierson (nee: Sarah Barkley)

Part of the John Peirson fonds (A988.033.001-.082), this item was enclosed in the 1915 diary of John Peirson (A988.033.058).
Finding Aids Finding aid listing John Peirson diaries and all of their enclosures is available.
Finding Aid and Transcription Links John Peirson fonds finding aid, with itemized list of diary enclosures
Provenance These records were transferred to the Archives by the University of Western Ontario in 1988, their file No. CA9ONPEI225Y8D31 OE
Collection Peirson, John fonds
Physical Description 0.5 cm of textual records
Subjects Family history
Pioneers
People Peirson family
Peirson, John
Peirson, Sarah
Pierson, John (Peirson)
Place Burgoyne
Saugeen Township
Level of Description Item