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From: "Ralph or Joyce Franke" <>
Subject: Re: [VE] Peter VE & Agnes Barry
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 20:36:35 -0700
Libby, you are right, this is the child Margaret Wilson.
That is only one page of the 4 I have. I have a Margarett
Peggy WILSON in my ancestry, but in Virginia. I have yet to
find her parents! Wish this one were mine!
As soon as I am feeling better, I will get these copied and
off to you. Darn, I thought I was going to die today! Really
feeling rotten! And I am almost out of flu medicine!
> I would love to have a copy of the newspaper you
mentioned. I am not a
> descendant but my cousin is and I would add it to his
> Agnes Barry was the daughter of Thomas Barry and Margaret
> father was a Merchant in Hamilton. Margaret was stolen by
Indians as a
> young girl. Her father found out where she was and stole
into the Indian
> camp and got her back. She eventually married Thomas
Barry, one of the
> first shop owners in York (now Toronto). The story goes
> were in and out of the shop all the time but she could
never look at one
> again. I assume Margaret is the girl mentioned in the
paper you have.