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Harry Burton and Helena Trimble Burton and Family
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Title: Harry Burton and Helena Trimble Burton and Family
Identifier: MC0596
Date of Original Photo: August 25, 1904
Image Type: Sepia Photo, 19x24 cm.
Subject: Burton Family
Donor: Harold and Valda Leslie

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Description: A photograph of the extended Burton and Trimble families taken by R. Herriott. Harry and Helena are seated in the front row. Between them are their children, Viola (left) and Sylvia. Seated on the far left is Harry's Grandmother Burton. On the far right is Helena's grandmother, Mrs. William Copeland. Harry's parents, Marion Fogarty Burton and Joseph Burton, are standing behind him and they are standing between his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. T. Fogarty of Churchville. Standing behind Helena are her parents, Joseph Trimble and Leni Leotti Copeland Trimble. Her Grandmother Trimble of Springbrook is standing on the far right. The Brampton Conservator of August 26, 1904 notes on page 3 that it is "a very unusual occurrence" to have four generations photographed together. It also reports that "Mr. Fogarty is postmaster at Churchville and his son in law, Mr. Jos. Burton, one of our county councillors." Description as of April, 2017.
Agency: Mississauga Library System