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Name Pratt, Alfred
Other Names Alfred (Alf) Newman Pratt
Born July 13, 1924
Birthplace Chesley
Deceased March 5, 2009
Deceased Owen Sound
Father John Pratt
Mother Annie Dinnewell
Spouse Helen (d. July 6, 1985), Margaret Teschke , (m. Dec.23, 1987)
Children Sons, Robert and Ken
Daughter, Kathy (Ivan Pegelo)
Stepsons: Bev, Bob and Ken Hindman
Occupation Alfred Pratt was a former Chesley Town Councillor and Reeve of the Town of Chesley. He was a member of the Chesley Seniors Club, Loyal Orange Lodge, Royal Black Preceptory, and the Chesley Rotary Club.
Places of residence Chesley
Owen Sound
Sources Sources:
a) Obituary, Bruce County Genealogical Society Surname Collection

Associated Records

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A2006.022.019 - Minute book

This Minute book of Tara Royal Black Preceptory #436 reflects the organization's interests and business from 1965 - 1977.

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A2006.022.037 - Provincial Grand Orange Lodge of Ontario West's Directory of officers

Three copies of the Provincial Grand Orange Lodge of Ontario West's Directory of officers for 1988-1989.

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A2006.211.018 - Loyal Orange Lodge Royal Black Preceptory photograph album

A photo album, 22 pages of photographs featuring Orange Lodge public activities and gatherings in Bruce County and beyond. Locations of activities include Meaford, Orillia, Tara, Wiarton, Collingwood, Mount Forest, Kincardine, Purple Valley, and Brampton. Photographs and summary of James Sparling's involvement with the Loyal Orange Lodge are included.

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A2006.211.144-161 - Photographs featuring Orange Lodge members

17 photographs featuring Orange Lodge Chapter members. Individuals identified in some of the photos consist of: Robert Edgson and Alf Pratt. Photographs include Orange Lodge parades and floats, showing Grey Bruce County banner. "1991" is included in developer's stamp on reverse of some of the photographs.

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A2006.211.168-.177 - Photographs featuring Orange Lodge members and candidates

Ten photographs featuring Robert Edgson, dated April 2000 and March 2002. Includes group photographs of men wearing red robes and orange lodge regalia. One photograph includes a "Murphy Lodge" sign. .168 includes a paper with identification: J. Ferguson, W. Milne, D. Patton, C. Smith, G. Schular, W. Thompson, S. Lawler, D'Algoe, R. Weller, R. Stanley, G. McLennan, B. Blackler, R. Taylor, W. Lougheed, R. Weir, G. Martin, W. Weller, T. Gunnes, J. Cotterell, K. Dungee, R. Edgson, A. Pragg. .168 individuals are identified as Candidates: K. Hutchinson, R. Boylan, Rev. S. Belding, D. Verner, W. Mann, S. Gilikson, R. Ash.

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A2006.211.178-221 - Photographs featuring Robert Edgson and Orange Lodge members

45 featuring Robert Edgson and other Orange Lodge members. Individuals identified include: Joyce Dawson, Allan Legge, Ron Oswald and Alf Pratt (1998); Willie Dunlop, Bob Wier, Dave Aljoe, Elsie and Gerald Schuler (1998); Norman Bell, Harry Thompson, Bob Weir, Gordon McClelland, John Cotterell (1998). Includes photographs of a 2002 dinner event and presentations in Chesley in 1998.

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A2006.211.226-.293 - Photographs featuring Orange and Grand Black Chapter Lodge Members

68 photographs featuring Robert Edgson and other Orange Lodge and Grand Black Chapter members. Identified events and people include: \ a) Grand Black Chapter Gathering in Hull, Quebec, 1999; b) John Cotterell and Tom Gunnis, 2000; c) Bob Weir and Alf Pratt, 2000; d) George Eccles, Dave Aljoe, Bob Weir, Jean Wilton, Kris Kennedy, Bill Lougheed at International Plowing Match 1999; e) Bill Galbraith, Ev. Shortt, Art Galbraith, McIsaac; A number of photographs were stamped on the back "Seattle Film Works 5/91"

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A2006.211.294-.319 - Photographs featuring Orange Lodge Members

25 photographs featuring Robert Edgson and other Orange Lodge and Grand Black Chapter members. Events identified and captured in the photographs include: a) presentation of certificates at Garland Loyal Orange Lodge # 856, Cargill (including banner) in 2004; b) William Munro, 1982; c) "John Nelson, Alf Pratt, Homer Dar...; Ron Smith; R. Edgson, J. Sumpton, T. Taylor, A. McCormock, K. Kersley, J. Miles."

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A2006.211.320-.377 - Photographs featuring Orange Lodge Members

57 photographs featuring Robert Edgson and other Orange Lodge and Grand Black Chapter members. Identified events captured in the photographs include: Convention held in Southampton in April 1992; Officers at St. Catharines, and Grand Chapter Officers at House of Orange, Toronto.

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Krug series 1, ss 12 - Historic documents

Subseries 12 of the Krug Bros. Co. Ltd. series (series 1 of the Krug family fonds) consists of documents reflecting the history of Krug Bros. Co. Ltd., including photographs, scrapbook, articles, narratives and book. Photographs reflect the interior and exterior of the factory, employees, company founders and anniversary events. Items related to events and anniversaries include picnic programmes, letters of congratulations, newspaper articles, scrapbook and 100th anniversary letterhead and stickers. This subseries also includes photographs used in the book "A Century of Excellence" by Howard Krug, edited by Ruth Cathcart, copyright 2001 Bruce Krug, as well as copies of the draf

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A2014.125.035 - Red Bay Community Church a century of worship and service 1907 - 2007

Red Bay Community Church A Century of Worship and Service 1907 - 2007 Combined Edition: Red Bay Community Church Scrapbook Historical Notes 1909 - 1989 and Red Bay Community Church Centennial Update 1900- 2007 Main headings in part one, "Red Bay Community Church Scrapbook" include: - The Beginning; - The Thirties; - the Forties; - the Fifties; - the Sixties; - the Seventies; - the Eighties; - Memorial Service; - Musicians; - Sunday School; - Bible Study; - Other Events and People Appendices include: - Summer Bible Adventure; - Chairpersons; - Index of Profiles; - Index of Ministers. Main headings in part two, "Red Bay Community Church Centennial Update

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A2006.022.069 - Print, Photographic

Group photograph featuring members of the Kincardine Loyal Orange Lodge #765, gathered in two rows. Accompanied by a page of identification: Back Row: -- Chester Emmerton, Lorne Emmerton, Gerald Schuler, John Nelson, Irvine Keys. Front Row: Frank Colwell, Cecil Keith - Angus McLennan, Art McCormick, Alf Pratt. "About 1989" is inscribed on reverse.

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AT2017.003.065 - Photograph

Photograph featuring two rows of seven men and one woman, forming Chesley's town council from December 1991 to November 1994, seated and standing around the end of a long wooden table. Identification was provided on accompanying page: Standing, L-R: Ross Foote, Councillor; Peter Knipfel, Councillor; Joan Albright, Clerk-Treasurer; Bruce O'Connor, Councillor. Seated L-R: Danard Bell, Councillor, David Middleton, Deputy-Reeve; James Jacklin, Mayor, Alfred Pratt, Reeve.