|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1870|
|Death: ||Sep. 10, 1955|
Born near Allsaw, Ontario.The second oldest son of William & Elvira Archer.
Married to Ada Elizabeth Archer, daughter of Alfred and Isabella Archer, June 6, 1894 at Minden. Thomas was 24 and Ada was 22.
Remarried Feb. 16, 1904 to Minnie May Taylor at Minden. Thomas was 34 and May was 25.
Father of ten children: Irene, Russell with his first wife; Lola, Cora, Donald, Amy, Earl, Arnold, Grant & Taylor with his second wife.
He was a farmer and operated the Archer Dairy.
Thomas Joseph Archer
The community was saddened to hear of the passing of a well known and highly respected citizen of Lindsay. Mr. T.J. Archer, at his home, 62 Queen Street, on Saturday night, September 10, 1955 after an illness of two weeks duration.
The late Mr. Archer was in his 86th year, second oldest son of William and Elvira Archer and was born near Allsaw, Ontario. He farmed near Minden, Ontario for a number of years before coming to Lindsay, 36 years ago, at which time he purchased a farm on the Bobcaygeon Road and later Archer's Dairy, which he operated for 21 years. He lived there until retiring 10 years ago when he moved to town.
Mr. Archer was twice married, his first wife Ada Elizabeth Archer having predeceased him 54 years ago and his second wife, Minnie May Taylor, a year and a half ago.
From their two unions the following children are left to mourn his loss, Russel, Lola (Mrs. Olive Endicott), Donald, Amy (Mrs. Peter Hutton), Earl, Arnold and Grant of Lindsay, Irene (Mrs. E.J. Barry) of Minden and Cora (Mrs. Lyal Blake) of Toronto. A son Taylor Archer preceded him in death eight years ago. He also leaves to mourn his loss a sister, Mrs. Wm. Robson of Dauphin, Manitoba.
The many beautiful floral tributes bore silent testimony to the high esteem in which he was held.
Minnie May Taylor Archer (1878 - 1954)
Russell Archer (1897 - 1971)*
Lola A Archer Endicott (1905 - 2000)*
Donald Archer (1909 - 1977)*
Amy Isobel Archer Hutton (1911 - 1967)*
Earl Archer (1913 - 1991)*
Arnold Archer (1915 - 1987)*
Taylor Archer (1918 - 1947)*
Grant Archer (1919 - 2002)*
Kawartha Lakes Municipality
Plot: Range 6; Sect. BE; Lot 2; Gr. 1
Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68192106
RIP----Your Great-Grandson(Brian Farrar)Son of Helena May Farrar(Barry) who was the Daugther of Irene Barry(Archer)|
Added: Jul. 5, 2012
Rest in peace-|
Added: Apr. 10, 2011