Series 4 - Margaret Calder Secord

Calder Home In Lacombe Family Outing Margaret Calder Secord Margaret Calder's Birthday Party Margaret Calder Margaret Calder's 100th Birthday Margaret Calder's 100th Birthday Five Generations Calder Sisters
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Margaret Calder Secord

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CA EDM MS-46-4

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2 cm of textual records. -- 29 photographs. -- 2 books

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Katherine Margaret (Margaret) Calder was born to Margaret and David Calder on 30 Oct 1905 in Scotland. She moved to Canada with her family in Apr 1914, and lived in Lacombe, Alberta.

Margaret marred Richard York Secord on 18 Jan 1928 in Lacombe. Margaret and Richard had one son, Richard David Secord, and one adopted son, Ken Kirsch Secord.

Margaret Calder Secord died 2 May 1980.

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The series consists of a note and letters written by Margaret, and greeting cards given to her by her husband or children, as well as books belonging to Margaret and photographs of the Calder family including Margaret’s parents and sister.

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  • English

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Accession numbers: A73-5, A74-50, A75-19, A81-11, A84-6, A85-15

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City of Edmonton Archives

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  • Box: MS Room