c. 1877. A historic
plaque honouring him for his work in the Methodist Church has
been erected in Belleville by the Ontario Heritage Foundation, Ministry
of Culture and Communications.
in Simcoe in 1867, Eva attended Alma College, graduating with a diploma
in Fine Arts in 1886. She returned to Alma as an Art teacher from
1887 to 1890. Upon her death in Simcoe in 1941 her home was willed
to the Town of Simcoe so that it could be turned into a museum of
art and antiquities. Today, the Eva
Brook Donly Museum is still open and is still operated by the
Norfolk Historical Society.
J. P. Rice
agent, 1893-1896. An account of his fund-raising efforts
to build the Lincoln Road United Church is reported in the Walkerville
and modern languages, c. 1898. A fairly extensive
biography is available from York University Women's Studies.
Director, 1881-1905 (stayed on in honorary capacity until 1910). A
and some paintings are shown on the London Regional Art and Historical
1881 - 1908. Part of the Home
Guard for London, Ontario in 1866.
Robert Ironsides Warner
is catalogued in the Elgin County branch of the Ontario Genealogy
Society. "Teacher teach thyself the creed."
1890-91. Mentioned in St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre biography
Smith, as she had married him in 1886.
Director, 1905-1910. Art, 1902-05. A brief biography
and a few paintings
are published on the London Regional Art and Historical Museums site.
of his life are on the St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre site.
Two art reviews about a retrospective
exhibition are on the Press Clippings page.
1915. Pianist. A biography
and archives from her career can be found at the University of British
1926. Artist. A brief biography
is provided by the St. Thomas-Elgin Public Art Centre, where her work
is part of their permanent
1927. Nurse, owner/operator of a lodge on Manitoulin Island. A
biography was carried in the Manitoulin Expositor.
1933. A brief biography
is found under McMaster University Alumni.
(violin), 1930-36. Concert pianist, mentioned in first
issue of Chatelaine magazine, and later founder of Victoria
Conservatory of Music. A yearly memorial
scholarship is available to music students at the University of
English and Drama. A brief biography
is provided by the League of Canadian Poets.
(violin), 1942-45. A biography
and other records of her career as both a musician and an educator
are available at the Music Archives of the National Library of Canada.
An astrologer, her column is carried in several newspapers, and she
has her own astrological
A visual artist based in Toronto, Kate has a personal
(voice), 1976-77. Paul is a widely acclaimed performer, and since
2000, also a Catholic priest. He has his own website,
and this article
appeared in an Edmonton Catholic newspaper.
1976-79, House Mother 80-81, Staff 1985-87. Honours Bachelor of Fine
Arts and Masters in Education, Shiell shares her photographs of Vancouver
Island at CafePress.
Summer School of the Arts, c. 1978. Founder and principal of the Cambridge
Theatre Dance School.
Finch House, a bed and breakfast in Gravenhurst, Ontario.
Lawyer and educator. A brief biography
is provided by the University of Toronto Faculty of Law.
(percussion), Summer School of the Arts, 1983-84. Jack has a
personal website describing his services as a drumming instructor
1970-1986. Died 6 August 1998. A short
biography was carried in the Toronto Globe and Mail.
c .1981-1988. Longtime friend of the alumnae, currently MPP
Runs her own professional services company, Stewart
Engineer, MBA. President of Forwell
Materials, a construction materials company in Kitchener.