Fonds F3500 - Robert Knox Burnside fonds

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Robert Knox Burnside fonds

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CA ON00340 F3500

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  • 1919-1951 (Creation)
    Burnside, Robert Knox, 1884-1958

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3 cm of textual records

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Robert Knox Burnside (1884-1958) was a Methodist/United Church minister in Ontario. He was born in Ireland and, although he attended Victoria College, he was ordained as a Methodist minister in England in 1918 after serving overseas with a tank battalion. He married Maude Mary Gray in 1918. He served at Webbwood, Ontario, 1919-1922; Mansfield, 1923-1926; Mono Mills, 1927-1931; Bruce Mines, 1931-1935; Sprucedale, 1935-1937; and Holland Centre, 1937-1941.

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This material forms part of the General Council program of the United Church of Canada Archive.

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Fonds consists of a marriage register, 1919, 1931-1940, 1947, 1951 for: Toronto, 1919; Bruce Mines, 1931-1935; Sault Ste. Marie, 1932; Sprucedale, 1935-1937; Holland Centre, 1938-1951; Owen Sound, 1951 (86.384C/TR); and a personal baptismal register 1933-1940, for Bruce Mines, 1933-1935; Sprucedale, 1935; Holland Centre, 1937-1940; Euphrasia, 1938; and Harkaway Church, 1939 (92.112C/TR).

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  • English

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