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Hancock and Thomas - contractors Galt

Aft 1897 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Hancock and Thomas - contractors Galt 
    Born Aft 1897  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Unknown 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I119  Businesses
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2012 

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  • Notes 
    • George Hancock was born in the village of Sheffield and came to Galt about 1870. He was in the carriage business for many years, eventually selling out to Henderson and Dickson. In 1905 went into partnership with George Thomas in the formation of the general contracting firm of Hancock and Thomas, later known as Thomas Construction Co. Ltd. He retired from the business in 1916. He was an avid curler and was one of the original shareholders in the Galt Rink Co. He died in Hamilton in 19221a

      1aCambridge Mosaic , Jim Quantrell, 1998, City of Cambridge [abbreviated snippet from original text in book]